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Welcoming the Stranger wins Renewal Award, grant from Allstate

A Bucks County nonprofit agency is one of five groups honored in a national grant competition.

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Pennsylvania rank 13th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Pennsylvania ranked 13th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Analysis: Warren County has fastest growing local economy in Pennsylvania

Warren County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Pennsylvania in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Which college volleyball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Temple University, Duquesne University and Villanova University top the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in the state in 2016

COMMENTARY: Tariffs Tax American Entrepreneurs

Small retailers like myself are already operating in a very competitive environment. The added unnecessary challenge of tariff increases are troubling and disruptive, interjecting uncertainty in the market.

PMA urges lawmakers to fight to keep Chinook upgrades on schedule

The Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association (PMA) sent letters to nearly 20 lawmakers, urging them to stand with Boeing employees and their families that could be harmed if the Army chooses to delay upgrades for its Chinook helicopter.

Pennsylvania posts 12th highest property tax rate in new national study

Pennsylvania ranked 40th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

DAUPHIN COUNTY: Dr. Seuss Science Series to be Held April 17

Join an Environmental Educator for fun interactive Dr. Seuss story sessions for children ages 4-6.

GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE -EMMAUS: Allentown Development Update With J.B. Reilly to be Held April 18

J.B. Reilly, Co-founder & President of City Center Investment Corp., the real estate developer behind much of Downtown Allentown's amazing revitilization will present on their latest projects.

Analysis: Which college outdoor track program grossed the most in Pennsylvania

Harcum College, Saint Francis University and Desales University top the list of highest grossing college outdoor track programs in Pennsylvania in 2016

DAUPHIN COUNTY: Dauphin County to host free Older & Wiser® seminars on estate planning

Dauphin County Commissioners Jeff Haste, Mike Pries and George P. Hartwick III and their Area Agency on Aging will offer two Older & Wiser® seminars for older adults, their families and caregivers on estate planning.

GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE -EMMAUS: Nulton Diagnostic & Treatment Center Ribbon Cutting to be Held April 24

Ribbon Cutting for Nulton Diagnostic & Treatment Center starts at 5 PM for networking, sampling and registration.

Allentown design project earns APA's Planning Achievement Award

The Downtown Allentown Development and Urban Design Plan received the American Planning Association's (APA) National Planning Achievement Award for Urban Design at the 2019 National Planning Excellence and Achievement Awards luncheon Monday in San Francisco.

Average tax refund in Pennsylvania ranks 21st highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Pennsylvania ranked 21st among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: University of Pennsylvania business school ranked nation’s best

University of Pennsylvania's Wharton Business School ranked the best among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

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