Gov. Christie Says Sen. Cruz’s Annoucement Won’t Affect His Own Decision

By Justin Udo PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — After Texas senator Ted Cruz officially announced his candidacy for President in 2016, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie answered questions in a radio interview Monday about the possibility of him running for the office as well. So when does Christie plan on making decision if he’s going to run […]

Study Suggests Chocolate Can Be Made Sweeter, And Better For You

CBS Philly (con’t) Affordable Care Act Updates: Health News Information: By Dr. Brian McDonough PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s new research underway aimed at making chocolate better for you. A study from the University of Ghana is getting quite a great deal of attention from a meeting in Denver for the American Chemical Society. […]

Notes from the news, March 23

By the Notebook on Mar 23, 2015 09:29 AM The Interview: ‘Notebook’ editor Paul Socolar. Daily News Duncan visits Philly to press for governor’s education plan. NewsWorks Ed Secretary Arne Duncan says Pa.’s funding gap between rich, poor schools is nation’s worst. Inquirer Group of donors fund Williams in the name of schools. Inquirer Philadelphia School […]

2015 Auto Show more efficient, says Pa. Convention Center, but one contractor says otherwise

This year’s Auto Show was fast, and I’m not talking just about the cars. The show was more labor-efficient, too. Fran Hilario Reporter- Philadelphia Business Journal Email  |  LinkedIn  |  Twitter The Pennsylvania Convention Center on Monday released figures showing that this year’s Philadelphia Auto Show was more labor- and cost-efficient than in previous years, […]

2015 Top IT Pros winners lay groundwork of Philadelphia’s tech scene

Our winners would probably find IT is a little more complicated than this. 14 photos Dan Norton Special Projects Producer- Philadelphia Business Journal Email  |  Twitter Our 2015 Top IT Pros winners put the “It” factor in Greater Philadelphia’s technology terrain. These key figures are often the lifeblood of their companies’ day-to-day operations. They’ve developed […]

Silverman: How to get the ultimate competitive advantage

Stan Silverman Guest Columnist- Philadelphia Business Journal Recently I had a great customer experience at the Apple store on Walnut Street in Philadelphia – one that I would rate as the gold standard for any business that wants to create a competitive advantage. I had purchased an iPhone 6 for my wife online, and wanted […]

Startup charges ahead with new funding, HQ and milestone record

ChargeItSpot kiosks can be found in Urban Outfitters and other retail stores throughout the nation. 14 photos Lauren Hertzler Staff Writer- Philadelphia Business Journal Email  |  Twitter We’ve all been through the nuisance — horror, really — of having our phones die while we are out and about. Local startup ChargeItSpot is out to tackle […]

St. Mary and Nazareth hospitals to work together on heart care

Dr. Patel Mrugesh is now medical director of Nazareth Hospital’s heart and vascular lab. John George Senior Reporter- Philadelphia Business Journal Email  |  Twitter  |  Google+ St. Mary Medical Center and Nazareth Hospital are teaming up in an effort to expand patient access to cardiovascular care services in Northeast Philadelphia. Both hospitals are part of […]