More bleeding at Sears Holding Corp. The company announced to its employees on Thursday that it plans to close 100 additional Sears and Kmart stores nationwide. They include a Sears and a Kmart in Philadelphia, and a Sears in Toms River, N.J.
Head of Chester County environmental firm caught illegally storing hazardous waste in company basement
The head of a Chester County environmental firm that tests water samples was charged on Monday by the Office of the Attorney General with illegally storing and disposing hazardous waste in his company's basement.
Suzette Parmley is the retail reporter. She began her career at the Inquirer after internships at the Los Angeles Times and Boston Globe. She has covered general assignment news on the city desk, Statehouse politics in Trenton, and the casino industry on the Business desk. Her career highlight was spending nearly a month in Asia covering the booming gaming industry there in 2009, where she crossed the South China Sea from Hong Kong to Macau on a ferry.