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Pennsylvania ranks No. 26 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Pennsylvania was rated 26th best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

Refugee aid program selected as Renewal Awards finalist

Welcoming the Stranger, an immigrant education program in Philadelphia, has earned a spot as a finalist for Allstate and The Atlantic’s Renewal Awards.

State institution: These 2-year Pennsylvania schools attract the most in-state students

Berks Technical Institute, Harris School of Business-Upper Darby Campus and South Hills School of Business & Technology enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Pennsylvania schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017

Analysis: Pennsylvania ranked 33rd most affected by government shutdown

Pennsylvania ranked No. 33 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

GEISINGER LIFE FLIGHT: Evangelical and Geisinger Agreement Finalized

Evangelical Community Hospital and Geisinger have successfully negotiated the terms of a ground-breaking agreement that will serve to enhance the extraordinary level of care already afforded to this region.

DAUPHIN COUNTY: Dauphin County to host 8th annual 'one-stop shop' job, internship and resource fair on March 30

Students and adults of all ages who are seeking jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities are invited to attend Dauphin County’s annual employment, internship and resource fair from 11 a.m.

ERIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Athena Speaks: On Law to be Held February 14

The Jefferson Educational Society 3207 State Street Erie, PA 16508 Athena Speaks: On Law Message from Linda Stevenson, Founder ATHENA Erie: Women are changing the landscape in many organizations and their needs are and can be met through women leaders sharing and collaborating.

DUANE MORRIS LLP: Law for Transgender Workers Adds to Employers' Risk

A new state law shielding transgender and gender-nonconforming employees from bias and discrimination should inspire business owners to make some changes of their own, experts say.

Analysis: Philadelphia ranks 3rd among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts

Philadelphia ranks third worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Army delay for Chinook helicopters could have political consequences, cause job loss

If the Army chooses to delay "Block II" upgrades to its CH-47F Chinook helicopters, it would cause approximately 2,000 jobs to be at risk in Ridley Park.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 4 in Pennsylvania

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close four of its 23 stores in Pennsylvania.

Delay in Army helicopter upgrade could harm local economy

A possible delay in upgrading the U.S. Army's CH-47F "Chinook" helicopter could cause Boeing's Ridley Township plant job loss.

Pennsylvania ranked No. 34 in 2019 business climate index

Pennsylvania finished at No. 34 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

EXTON REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: New Member Welcome Luncheon to be Held February 13

New members are invited to a free lunch about making the most of your Investment to the Exton Region Chamber of Commerce!

ERIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Batchelor Appointed to Grantmakers of Western Pennsylvania Board of Directors

In 1985, a group of visionary Pittsburgh-area grantmakers created a nonprofit organization to exchange knowledge and collaborate for higher impact.

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