small businesses

Blew Kind at Franny Lou’s Porch
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John McDevitt
August 11, 2020 - 9:19 pm
Outstanding small businesses in Philadelphia are being awarded relief grants during the pandemic. The deadline for the next round of grants is quickly approaching. Read more here.
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Anh Vongbandith, owner of Tipsy Cafe & Catering
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Cherri Gregg
August 11, 2020 - 7:21 am
Pennsylvania lawmakers announced Monday that they have successfully distributed nearly half of the $225 million in COVID-19 relief grants designated for small businesses. Read more here.
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Governor Murphy announces additional aid to the Coronavirus Relief Fund
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Mike DeNardo
July 28, 2020 - 2:37 pm
New Jersey is adding millions to a fund to help small businesses hammered by the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Christina Renna with the Southern New Jersey Chamber of Commerce speaking
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Justin Udo
July 23, 2020 - 4:30 pm
Small businesses in Camden County, New Jersey are getting some help staying afloat in what's been a tumultuous time for the economy. Read more here.
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Eric Roberts, general manager of Iron Hill Brewery’s Huntingdon Valley location
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Paul Kurtz
July 02, 2020 - 5:22 pm
With lockdown restrictions eased, thousands of people are going back to work. But many are finding their workplaces and their roles have changed. Read more here.
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Landmark Americana restaurant in University City
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Hadas Kuznits
July 01, 2020 - 11:16 am
Forget that reservation — indoor dining has been postponed. But can Philadelphia’s restaurants survive shutting their doors or being semi-closed for this long? “One weekend can sometimes hurt you really bad. One month will definitely hurt you really bad. Four, five, six months — that’ll put you out...
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Philadelphia Police Department
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Kristen Johanson
June 30, 2020 - 6:26 pm
Philadelphia police have pushed out a trio of surveillance videos from the night of looting and rioting in the city a month ago, where suspects can be seen on camera lighting fires inside businesses. Authorities are hoping the public can help identify the arsonists. Read more here.
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Star Fusion Express
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Hadas Kuznits
June 26, 2020 - 6:15 am
A new Black-owned takeout restaurant is opening in West Philadelphia — where many small businesses were looted and vandalized amid racial protests just weeks ago. Still, the owner says there’s no other community she’d rather invest in. Listen to the KYW Newsradio original podcast What’s Cooking...
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Jerry Rice and his homemade dessert
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Antionette Lee
June 19, 2020 - 4:00 am
There’s much to love about Jerry Rice. Not to be confused with the Hall-of-Famer football legend, this Rice is more well-known for his big personality and lavish homemade desserts. Read more here.
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Philadelphia barbers gather at the Art Museum to lobby for increased COVID-19 funding access
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Cherri Gregg
June 12, 2020 - 7:00 pm
This week, Gov. Tom Wolf announced that Pennsylvania would provide $225 million in grants for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Those with the most needs get priority. Read more here.
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