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  1. White House fence jumper shot, killed in Chester County courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    A sheriff deputy shot and killed an armed man who had previously scaled the wall of the White House at a suburban Philadelphia courthouse Tuesday in an incident that left a sheriff's deputy injured. Gunshots rang out inside the Chester County Justice Center at 201 W Market St. in West Chester, Pennsylvania shortly before noon Tuesday.

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  2. Shooting in lobby of Chester County courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    A suburban Philadelphia courthouse was put on lockdown then closed Tuesday after a shooting involving sheriff deputies left at least one person hurt. Gunshots rang out inside the lobby of the Chester County District Justice Center at 201 W Market St. in West Chester, Pennsylvania around noon Tuesday.

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  3. Philadelphia Union establishing a soccer team in the Lehigh ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    The Philadelphia Union said Wednesday they will own and operate a United Soccer League team in Bethlehem starting in the 2016 season. The team will play at 16,000-seat Goodman Stadium on the campus of Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa.

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  4. Why more universities should embrace test-optional policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    Just last week, George Washington University made national headlines with the announcement that it will no longer require standardized test scores as part of its undergraduate admissions application on the basis that they do not feel the scores "are an accurate reflection of academic potential." While GW is by no means the first university to embrace a test-optional admissions policy - in fact, Philly's own Temple University preceded them by more than a year - they are arguably one of the most prestigious to do so.

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  5. Mallinckrodt to buy immunotherapy company for $1.33 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Business Journal

    In line with it's focus on specialty treatments, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals said Monday it will buy privately held immunotherapy company Therakos Inc. for about $1.33 billion. Dublin, Ireland-based Mallinckrodt, which has its U.S. headquarters in St. Louis, said it reached an agreement with The Gores Group , the investment firm that currently owns West Chester, Pennsylvania-based Therakos.

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  6. Fortune: 3 Ohio companies among 100 best workplaces for millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Business Journal

    The next generation of workers, the millennials, have different workplace wants and needs. As such, Fortune has created its 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials and three Ohio companies made the cut.

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  7. Chesco bank files for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Business Journal

    The holding company of long-struggling West Chester, Pa.-based Stonebridge Bank said it has filed for Chapter 11 protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Philadelphia with plans to sell the bank in a sale under section 363 of the federal bankruptcy code to the highest and best bidder. Stonebridge Financial Corp. said will sell the bank subsidiary to "significantly strengthen the bank's balance sheet and improve its financial position as a well-capitalized bank."

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  8. 2 local CEOs top rated in country: SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    A new list of the nation's highest rated CEOs landed leaders of two Philadelphia-area companies in its rankings. Corey Schiller of Chester, Pa.-based Power Home Remodeling Group, snagged the No.

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  9. 2 local CEOs top rated in country: SurveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    A new list of the nation's highest rated CEOs landed leaders of two Philadelphia-area companies in its rankings. Corey Schiller of Chester, Pa.-based Power Home Remodeling Group, snagged the No.

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  10. Wells Fargo laying off 89 in Old CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Business Journal

    Wells Fargo & Co. said it will lay off 89 workers at the Plaza building at 5th and Market streets in Old City where it houses much of its local administrative operations.

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  11. Vacancy shored up, building comes back up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    Last summer, 401 Market St. in Center City was up for sale even though it had a decent amount of vacancy - more than 20 percent. It wasn't long that the office building, also known as the Plaza, was taken off of the market.

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  12. Comcast-Spectacor unifies three business units under one brandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Business Journal

    Comcast-Spectacor announced Monday that its business units Global Spectrum, Ovations Food Services, Paciolan, and Digital Services will operate under one new brand called Spectra. Spectra will serve over 300 clients globally in the event industry.

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  13. Main Line bank buys insurance agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bryn Mawr Bank Corp. has continued its buying spree by acquiring Robert J. McAllister Agency, a full-service agency providing insurance and risk management solutions in the Philadelphia region. Bryn Mawr did not disclose the financial terms of the transaction or the size of McAllister.

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  14. Feds expand investigation of hospital management companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    Universal Health Services Inc. disclosed Tuesday that a federal investigation into the business activities of its behavioral health care facilities, initiated in early 2013, has been expanded to include UHS, as a corporate entity, being part of the probe. "UHS and its subsidiary facilities have cooperated with the investigating agencies and will continue to do so," the company said in a statement.

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  15. Exclusive: Philadelphia Union soccer club adds two local companies to sponsor rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Business Journal

    Acme Markets, which is based in Malvern, Pa., and operates as a wholly owned subsidiary of Albertsons Inc., signed a deal to be the "official supermarket" of the Major League Soccer franchise. As part of its deal, Acme will be the presenting sponsor of the Union's junior supporter club.

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  16. Philadelphia to host international soccer finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Business Journal

    Lincoln Financial Field, which hosted a match between AS Roma and Inter Milan last year , will serve as the site for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup final. The CONCACAF 2015 Gold Cup Final, as expected, will be held at Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia on July 26. The region will also host a third-place match, which is scheduled to take place July 25 at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.

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  17. Philadelphia Union adds another corporate partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Philadelphia Union signed a multiple-year partnership with AAA Mid-Atlantic , which will become the "official roadside assistance membership program" of the Major League Soccer club as well as PPL Park, Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer and the Delaware Youth Soccer Association. Under the terms of the agreement, AAA of Wilmington, Del., will be featured prominently at PPL Park in Chester, Pa., through digital signage on the field level, in the concourse area and during televised games.

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  18. American Bible Society to consolidate offices and HQ to PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    The American Bible Society will relocate its headquarters into nearly 100,000 square feet at 401 Market St. in Philadelphia and consolidate offices it now has New York and in the Chesterbrook Corporate Center . The religious organization will occupy space on the 8th and 9th floors of the building and expects to complete moving in by this summer.

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