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Philly startups need more early-stage investments to compete civic

Aug. 8, 2019 12:30 pm

Philly startups need more early-stage investments to compete

A former startup exec defends the impact of Ben Franklin Technology Partners, which has seen its state budget cut from $28 million to $14.5 million in the past decade.
Check out this interactive report comparing the health of Philly’s neighborhoods civic

Aug. 5, 2019 10:31 am

Check out this interactive report comparing the health of Philly’s neighborhoods

"Close to Home" from Drexel and the Department of Public Health breaks down national data by neighborhood according to health factors and outcomes.
Digital Literacy Alliance snags $500K to support immigrant-serving orgs and previous grantees civic

Jul. 10, 2019 6:10 pm

Digital Literacy Alliance snags $500K to support immigrant-serving orgs and previous grantees

It's part of a larger group of grants given out across the region from the new private foundation Independence Public Media of Philadelphia, Inc.
Dispatch from The Hague: If the Trumps are serious about economic equity, ‘let women flourish’ civic

Jul. 8, 2019 10:28 am

Dispatch from The Hague: If the Trumps are serious about economic equity, ‘let women flourish’

For Philly startup founder Morgan Berman, a last-minute invite to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit seemed too good to be true. Then she heard Ivanka Trump speak about her new women-in-business initiative.
Government social is the broccoli of the internet civic

Jul. 1, 2019 12:24 pm

Government social is the broccoli of the internet

Rebecca Lopez Kriss shares how the Philadelphia Department of Revenue is using social media to engage the public on topics like, yes, doing taxes.
The Philly courts website is finally back up civic

Jun. 26, 2019 3:37 pm

The Philly courts website is finally back up

The return comes after a month preventative shutdown at courts.phila.gov. As of Wednesday afternoon, some online services were still unavailable.
Philly could finally be getting a dockless bike sharing program civic

Jun. 20, 2019 4:38 pm

Philly could finally be getting a dockless bike sharing program

In August, applications will open up for a pilot program that will introduce the station-free bikes. Two slots are available for bike sharing companies.
Here’s everything we know about the Philly courts website shutdown civic

Jun. 19, 2019 12:25 pm

Here’s everything we know about the Philly courts website shutdown

The courts.phila.gov site is still out, but there have been some updates in the last month that allow partial access for those of us who hate paper filing.
B. PHL claims to be the ‘first’ citywide innovation festival. But is it? civic

Jun. 18, 2019 2:05 pm

B. PHL claims to be the ‘first’ citywide innovation festival. But is it?

The three-day series organized by IBX and the Chamber of Commerce looks to convene innovators across fields of healthcare, engineering, art, technology and more. Sound familiar?

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