Calkins selling 6 newspapers near Philadelphia, Pittsburgh

Family-owned Calkins Media is selling its six remaining daily newspapers in the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh suburbs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 19th, 2017

Millions return to poverty in Brazil, eroding "boom" decade

When Leticia Miranda had a job selling newspapers on the streets, she earned about $160 a month, just enough to pay for a tiny apartment she shared with her 8-year-old son in a poor neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 23rd, 2017

Pennsylvania cities working toward Oct. 19 date with Amazon

Pittsburgh and Philadelphia — along with other regions — are expected to make their pitches......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2017

Duane Morris plans change at the top in January

Philadelphia-based law firm with Pittsburgh office announces succession plan......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017

EYE ON THE HQ2 COMPETITION: 10-county Pittsburgh region to pursue joint bid for Amazon

Editor's Note: In coming weeks, the Philadelphia Business Journal will be sharing stories from around the country about the competition for Amazon's second North American headquarters. The 10-county Pittsburgh region will be pursuing a joint bid t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017

Steelers among top-selling NFL players in jersey sales

The top-50 selling NFL jerseys for this year includes four or five Pittsburgh Steelers, depending on whether looking at NFLPA data or Dick's Sporting Goods Inc.'s jersey.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2017

HAVE YOU HEARD? Real housewives get fit; Philadelphia Phillies star selling up

Real Housewife Jacqueline Laurita, TV personality Jene Luciana, and their fitness trainer Jolene Matthews let.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 25th, 2017

Highmark subsidiary reaches agreement to sell Davis Vision

A Highmark subsidiary is selling off its Davis Vision managed care unit to a private equity firm for an undisclosed price. HVHC Inc., a subsidiary of the Pittsburgh-based health care company, announced Wednesday it was selling Davis Vision to Centerb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2017

Morris Communications selling newspapers to GateHouse Media

Morris Communications is selling its 11 daily newspapers and other publications in those markets to New Media Investment Group, the parent company of GateHouse Media Inc......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 9th, 2017

Thomas re-elected global managing partner at Reed Smith

Reed Smith, the Pittsburgh-rooted law firm with more than 150 lawyers and 300 total employees in Philadelphia, said Tuesday that Alexander “Sandy” Thomas was re-elected as global managing partner for a term that ends on July 31, 2020. He was un.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2017

Mylan NV begins selling new pill in India

Pittsburgh-based pharmaceutical manufacturer Mylan NV has launched a pill to combat the hepatitis C virus in India, according to a release from the company. Hepatitis C virus is bloodborne and can be transferred by unsafe sanitization practices. Nea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 28th, 2017

Bentley World-Packaging sells locations in Pittsburgh, elsewhere

Bentley World-Packaging is selling locations in Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Cincinnati, the company said. Milwaukee-based Bentley, a packaging and shipping firm, is selling the locations to Deufol Sunman LLC, a contract packaging division of German .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

Gatehouse Media adding 3 Pittsburgh-area newspapers in latest deal

Gatehouse Media is growing in western Pennsylvania. The owner of The Columbus Dispatch and newspapers across the country is adding the Beaver County Times, Ellwood City Ledger and the Uniontown Herald-Standard outside Pittsburgh in an acquisition by.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

Beaver County Times being acquired

A New York-based media company is acquiring The Beaver County Times, The Ellwood City Ledger, and three other newspapers for $17.5 million, while the Times' parent company also is selling the Uniontown Herald-Standard to a media company owned by Pitt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

Roger Ailes was selling parts of his New York real estate

Since resigning from Fox News in July, he and his wife had sold two newspapers and one house. They also have two other houses and the newspaper building on the market in New York.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 18th, 2017

Newspapers are thriving in this country

Newspapers and magazines are selling fewer copies the world over. Not in India......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 9th, 2017

PPA looks to generate case with billboard ads at its parking lots

The Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) wants to make a little extra cash by selling advertising space in a handful of its parking lots and garages. Community activists, who don’t want billboards in their rowhouse neighborhoods, have other ideas. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2017

Philadelphia Newspaper Foundation Raises $26.5 Million

The gamble to place Philadelphia newspapers, including the Inquirer and Daily News, into a nonprofit trust appears to be paying off as new donations more than double the endowment......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 3rd, 2017

PHOTOS: Go inside the $13.9M downtown penthouse up for sale by Hollywood mogul Thomas Tull

Thomas Tull, the Pittsburgh Steelers co-owner and producer of big Hollywood blockbusters including the "Batman" trilogy, is selling his $13.9 million, three-story penthouse in downtown Pittsburgh. CLICK ON THE PHOTOGRAPH TO GET A LOOK INSIDE THE OR.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2017

Big bev"s soda tax challenge lands before panel of judges in Pittsburgh

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's signature policy achievement, the city tax on sweetened drinks, will be back in court Wednesday. City attorneys will defend the levy against claims by lawyers from the American Beverage Association that it is uncons.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2017

Selling points: Durst goes beyond NY borders, Largavista mulling creative office conversion

Durst Organization Durst reaches beyond NY borders The Durst Organization has acquired a slice of the Philadelphia waterfront for just over $21 million, according to sources. The purchase of the Philadelphia P.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 29th, 2017