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Joanne Grossi named AARP Pennsylvania State President

Tue., February 21, 2017

Last week, AARP announced the appointment of Joanne Grossi to the position of Volunteer State President for AARP Pennsylvania. In her new role, Grossi will help shape AARP’s strategic priorities,... Read More

Philadelphia awarded Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grant

Tue., February 14, 2017

The city’s efforts to integrate existing information and communication technologies to improve city services were honored nationally last week, as Philadelphia was named one of five U.S. cities to win... Read More

Mayor visits Swenson Arts and Technology High in Northeast to celebrate CTE Month

Mon., February 13, 2017

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month! Here in Philadelphia, nearly 600 students in 30 District schools participate in CTE programs. To celebrate the start of the annual month-long... Read More

Customer Service & Donor Relations: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Tue., February 7, 2017

By Gloria M. Pugliese Sales professionals are always looking for ways to grow their  book  of  business.  That’s  the  key  to  success.  But you can’t grow your business if you’re... Read More

GNPCC kicks-off year with ‘Ask the Experts’ panel discussion at Wesley Enhanced Living

Wed., February 1, 2017

By Don Brennan, GNPCC Staff Four high-ranking officials gave updates on the state of area economic development projects Jan. 27 at the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce’s Ask the... Read More

Global Business Hours: Free bilingual consulting services for small businesses

Tue., January 31, 2017

In order to assist more immigrant businesses in 2017, the Commerce Department’s Office of Business Services (OBS) is working with SCORE Philadelphia to launch ‘Global Business Hours’, a free bilingual... Read More

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS: Municipal Primary

Tue., January 3, 2017

Just when you thought all that election talk was over for a while, well, Philly voters, you have a Municipal Primary election May 16. The highlights of the “off-year” ballot... Read More

SBA launches 2017 InnovateHER Business Challenge for innovations that empower women’s lives

Mon., January 2, 2017

The U.S. Small Business Administration has launched the 2017 InnovateHER: Innovating for Women Business Challenge, a nationwide business competition to drive attention and resources to innovative products and services that... Read More

New procedures and application window for RACP grant program

Thu., December 22, 2016

The Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) is a Pennsylvania grant program administered by the Office of the Budget for the acquisition and construction of regional economic, cultural, civic, recreational, and... Read More

Christmas Village outside City Hall has us dreaming of something similar in Northeast one day

Tue., December 13, 2016

Northeast Philadelphia-area residents will travel in large numbers this season to enjoy the city’s many holiday attractions. The Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce dreams of a day when the... Read More

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