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Adaptimmune chooses Navy Yard for U.S. headquarters

Philadelphia facility will span 47,400 square feet with plans for completion set for late next year.

Penn. ranks among best in terms of skilled nursing homes

State's nursing homes rank better than national average on 8 of 11 measurable quality areas.

State Rep. updates medical cannabis task force work

Mike Regan says panel recommending legalization of medical cannabis treatments for 14 specific issues.

Fort Pitt Capital Group third PA firm to join Focus Financial Partners

Fort Pitt followed in the footsteps of JFS Wealth Advisors and Quadrant Private Wealth in joining Focus.

Pa. Farm Bureau president glad to see WOTUS blocked

Rick Ebert: "Waters of the United States rule is 'scientifically and legally flawed.'"

Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce names 2015 SAGE finalists

Award honors outstanding local businesses for talent, creativity and innovation

Penn. lawmakers call for fair Medicare/Medicaid outpatient payment updates

Congressmen say they're surprised and disappointed by CMS' negative payment update for hospitals.

Chester County offering free workplace wellness programs

Program aims to help businesses promote healthier lifestyles among employees.

Allegheny Institute offers alternatives to Pennsylvania tax rate increases

Many alternatives to tax rate increases already in use by other states could be adopted by Pennsylvania, the Allegheny Institute for Public Policy recently said, especially if special interest and government groups stop exerting undue influence. The Tax Foundation ranked the commonwealth weakly in several aspects of business taxation.

Cumberland County tightening purse strings to manage budget impasse

Commissioners enact a number of measures meant to cushion financial impact of state budget woes.

PUC approves PECO proposals for expanded natural gas service

Proposals include program to allow fixed monthly surcharge instead of large up-front installation fee.

Bill would expand natural gas pipeline to reach more Penn. homes and businesses

State Senator wants to model expansion on New Jersey's method for installing Verizon Internet service.

Marcellus Shale Coalition presents 'The Faces of Shale' video

Year-in-review video highlights positive impact of shale industry on state.

Frontage increases service offerings for agrochemical firms

Exton-based firm will help develop products under Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act.

Penn. counties approach statewide budget impasse with ingenuity

With state budget impasse dragging on, creativity has been key at the county level.

Senate passes paycheck protection legislation

Senate approves SB 501 to stop collection of political money from paychecks.

Barletta discusses environmental regulations' impact on manufacturing

Congressman says EPA's plan would negatively impact manufacturing in Pennsylvania

Toomey: Stop opioids from ravaging Pennsylvania

Senator says fight against misuse of opioids will take cooperation at federal, state and local levels.

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