PhillyDeals Archive: November, 2011

Anti-immigrant Senate boss ousted in AZ recall

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Arizona state senate president Russell Pearce, a leader in the national Republican Party anti-immigrant movement, was trailing a moderate rival... Read more

New bosses: Ridge for Penn State, Rendell for Temple?

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My former colleague Paul Davies last week proposed former PA Gov. Ed Rendell as a logical successor to departing Temple University President... Read more

Langhorne drugmaker raises $26 million

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Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, a Langhorne firm that makes drug-dosage control systems, has raised $25.7 million from investors, the firm told the... Read more

Jacobs will 'grow' KlingStubbins, boss says

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"We buy companies to add and grow them, not to downsize them," says John Prosser Jr., executive vice president for finance and administration... Read more

Even with 9% jobless, 3.4 million US jobs go begging

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This morning's Bureau of Labor Statistics report on Job Openings and Labor Turnover shows there were 3.4 million open positions at US employers... Read more

'Gung-ho' EPA aside, cheap gas is replacing coal: report

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President Obama's Environmental Protection Administration "is gung ho on shutting down coal plants," through EPA rules that limit drifting... Read more

Grocery worker says he was fired for praying

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Glenn Mack was recruited in early 2009 from a Whole Foods market in Atlanta to the chain's Franklintown store, but lost his job "unfairly"... Read more

Foreign firms buying up US chicken farms

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The high price of corn, "due to erratic weather and U.S. ethanol policy" that uses grain for fuel, has claimed another big family-owned American... Read more