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Small Businesses

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News, articles and information about small businesses, starting and owning and operating a small business, employment law, employment taxes, minimum wage. (Photo iTOWNS)
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  • Hampton Roads Chamber announces small business finalists

    Hampton Roads Chamber announces small business finalists
    Every year, the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce chooses a "Small Business of the Year" from various city-level winners. Check out the city winners and "Top 10 to Watch." The city winners are: Chesapeake: R D Lambert & Son Norfolk: Grow Peninsula:...
  • Democratic congressional race heating up in Bucks County

    Democrats Shaughnessy Naughton and Kevin Strouse have opened campaign offices barely a block apart on Mill Street, the main drag in Bristol. Neither of the candidates seeking their party's nomination for Congress lives in Bristol, but the struggling...
  • 04/14: Business events

    04/14: Business events
    Chamber Winter Park: Small Business Education Series, Community Relations ROI, 8 a.m. April 18; Winter Park Welcome Center/Chamber of Commerce, 151 W. Lyman Ave. Cost: free to Chamber members, $10 for nonmembers. Details: 407-644-8281. East Lake...
  • Bars showing Pacquiao-Bradley fight must pay big — or else

    Saturday night is fight night, with the highly anticipated rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley set to be broadcast on big screens across the nation. As thousands of fans traipse into bars and restaurants to catch the big fight, a small...
  • Equestrian leader, technology executive honored

    An equestrian pioneer and the CEO of a medical technology company were honored Thursday with the Excalibur Award, given annually by the Sun Sentinel Co. to business leaders who have distinguished themselves and contributed to the community. Mark...
  • Want small low-tech business? Here's a flowering new twist

    DEAR JOYCE: I'm thinking about operating my own small business but I have no interest in 3-D printing, dime-sized personal hearing amplifiers or the wonders of alternative fuel converted from cow manure. Too technical! Suggestions? -- M.H. How are you...
  • Father-daughter team turns deer problem into business opportunity

    Two Kempton inventors are well on their way to entrepreneurial success, thanks in part to a leg up offered by the Lehigh University Small Business Development Center. Jim Saunders and his daughter, Jill Saunders, stumbled upon the idea for Tree Armor...
  • Small-business optimism rebounds as winter ends, survey finds

    Small-business optimism rebounds as winter ends, survey finds
    WASHINGTON -- Small-business owners were more optimistic about the economy last month and expected sales to increase as a winter marked by severe weather ended, according to survey results released Tuesday. The confidence index from the National...
  • Sun Sentinel honors business leaders with Excalibur Awards

    Sun Sentinel honors business leaders with Excalibur Awards
    An equestrian pioneer, the leader of a medical technology company, an auto franchiser and the head of a kitchen and bath remodeling firm were honored Thursday as winners of the Sun Sentinel Co.'s 2013 Excalibur awards. The awards, presented Thursday...
  • China grants tax cut to more small businesses

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China unveiled details of income tax cuts on Tuesday that apply to more small businesses as part of policy steps to stabilise growth of the world's second-largest economy. Small companies with annual income of 100,000 yuan ($16,130)...
  • Upcoming business events in the Lehigh Valley

    SATURDAYAPRIL 12 SCORE BUCKS COUNTY will host "Starting and Managing Your Own Small Business," 8:30 a.m. to noon at First Savings Bank, 219 S. Ninth St., Perkasie, for aspiring business owners. Registration: 215-943-8850, scorebuckscounty.org....