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OPINION: Next Step in Dismantling Obamacare: IPAB

Taxes are lower, ISIS is on the run, and the regulatory agencies are in a ceasefire with the US economy.

8 Toys R Us stores set to close in Pennsylvania

Toys R Us will begin going-out-of-business sales in February at eight stores in Pennsylvania slated to close in April.

Philly DA joins challenge to federal immigration enforcement policy

Philadelphia's district attorney is among dozens of prosecutors and law enforcement officers across the country backing Los Angeles in its fight with federal authorities over avoiding entanglement in a nationwide immigration crackdown.

PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF DRUG AND ALCOHOL PROGRAMS: Recovery Centers of America Backs Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs' Effort to Expand Evidence-Based Training

Recovery Centers of America (RCA), an addiction treatment provider focused on saving one million lives through evidence-based treatment, by providing scientifically-proven effective care

PENNSYLVANIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS: Montgomery County Realtor® to Serve as President of the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®

Todd H. Umbenhauer, a Montgomeryville Realtor®, was installed as the 2018 president of the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors® at a ceremony this week in Harrisburg.

MARTIN LAW: Elisa Advani Appointed Secretary of the Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania

Martin Law associate Elisa Advani was appointed this past December to serve a one year term as Secretary for the Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania.

BEN FRANKLIN TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS: Life Sciences Greenhouse of Central PA and Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central & Northern PA Invest $500,000 in Ocunova Inc.

The Life Sciences Greenhouse of Central Pennsylvania (LSGPA) and Ben Franklin Technology Partners/CNP announced that they have made a joint investment totaling $500,000 in Ocunova Inc., a spin out from the Penn State University College of Medicine.

PENNSYLVANIA LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD: Celebrates Grand Opening of Fine Wine & Good Spirits Store in West Chester

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) welcomed local officials and the public to the grand opening of a new Fine Wine & Good Spirits store

LINCOLN FINANCIAL GROUP: Love and Money: Couples Don’t Always See Eye to Eye on Financial Planning

Lincoln Financial Group’s Retirement Power® Participant Study reveals only half of people discuss retirement savings with their significant other

NATIONAL DISEASE RESEARCH INTERCHANGE: Internationally Renowned Lung Disease Expert Joins NDRI Board

Vera P. Krymskaya, PhD, MBA, FCPP, whose seminal discoveries at the University of Pennsylvania Center for Pulmonary Biology paved the way for an FDA-approved clinical treatment for the rare lung disease lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) and the inherited hamartoma syndrome, tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), was elected Feb. 2 to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia-based National Disease Research Interchange (NDRI).

HFF: Announces $160M Sale and Financing of 1600 Market in Philadelphia’s CBD

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (HFF) announces the $160 million sale and financing of 1600 Market Street, a Class A, 39-story office tower totaling 825,968 square feet in Philadelphia's CBD.

DIVERSIFIED SEARCH: Molly A. Robb Joins Diversified Search

Molly A. Robb, a seasoned search executive with more than 20 years of experience identifying and placing C-Suite talent in the Healthcare, Private Equity/Venture Capital and Life Sciences sectors, has joined Diversified Search as a Managing Director. Robb will work under the umbrella of San Francisco-based BioQuest, which became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Diversified Search in 2016

HEALTH PARTNER PLANS: Groundbreaking Partnership Connects Homeless People to Vital Health Care Services

Health Partners Plans (HPP), a leading managed care organization, Broad Street Ministry (BSM) and Philadelphia FIGHT Community Health Centers announced a groundbreaking collaboration today that greatly improves access to quality health care for individuals who are struggling with homelessness and chronic health conditions.

ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP.: Names Jim McCloud as Executive Vice President of National Business Development

Entercom Communications, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, today announced the appointment of Jim McCloud as Executive Vice President of National Business Development for Entercom.

INDEPENDENCE BLUE CROSS: Removes cost sharing for naloxone and Narcan

Independence Blue Cross (Independence) announced that as of March 1 it is removing member cost sharing for injectable and nasal spray formulations of naloxone and Narcan (a brand of naloxone).

F.N.B. CORPORATION: Again Recognized by Greenwich Associates for Excellence in Banking

F.N.B. Corporation (NYSE: FNB) announced today that it has again been recognized as a Greenwich Excellence in Banking Awards winner, receiving high scores both nationally and regionally for satisfaction among Small Business clients.

PENNSYLVANIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS: Homebuyers Report Rapid Success In Finding A Home

Half of new Pennsylvania homebuyers are finding their home in less than three months, according to the Welcome Home survey, conducted quarterly for the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®.

QUAKER CHEMICAL CORPORATION: Showcasing Mining Compliance Solutions and Technical Expertise

Quaker Chemical Corporation issued the following announcement on Feb. 20.Mining companies face complex operational challenges where compliant solutions can optimize processes.

Q&A with Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce executive director

Kat Lyons cited a new medical marijuana facility as an emerging business that could bring benefits to the Brookville community.

Q&A with Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry president and CEO

Guy Ciarrocchi highlighted the value of small businesses to the economy and offered advice on how to boost these businesses.

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