PhillyDeals Archive: October, 2011

Philly daily newspapers in search for new home

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Philadelphia Media Network, which owns the Inquirer, Daily News and philly.com, is looking at the 8th and Market St. building that once housed... Read more

Garces takes on Hershey, Asher with $8 chocolate bars

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Philadelphia-based celebrity chef Jose' Garces Garces Trading Co. and Eclat Chocolate boss Christopher Curtin are bringing out a line of $8... Read more

Ex-NJ Gov. Corzine's firm bankrupt

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MF Global, the former Man (as in Isle of Man, a tax haven) Financial, the investment firm run by ex-NJ Gov. and ex-Goldman Sachs boss Jon Corzine... Read more

Philly's TicketLeap targets haunted housing deals

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"The Halloween business is really competitive," says Steve Kopelman, operator of haunted house attractions in Ohio, Indiana, Arizona and Texas... Read more

Owner slows Save-A-Lot growth, will fix Acme stores instead

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Supervalu, the giant grocery operator that owns both the formerly dominant Acme supermarket chain in Philadelphia and discount Save-A-Lot markets... Read more

Modest rebound in Philly home sales

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Philadelphia home sales fell below last year's level in each of the first six months of 2011, but reversed and showed an increase from year-ago... Read more

Girard investments recover, but school still shrinks

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Update: See also my column in the Sunday Oct. 30 2011 Philadelphia Inquirer Stephen Girard, early Philadelphia's self-made millionaire import-export... Read more

Brandywine boosts UCity holdings

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Brandywine Realty Trust, which last year boosted its Center City office holdings by buying the Bell Atlantic and twin Commerce Center towers... Read more