Stories tagged: "010 LOCAL BUSINESS"

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Need gift ideas? These 8 Black-owned shops in Pa. have something for everyone

You can support diversity in entrepreneurship by shopping local at one of Pennsylvania’s many Black-owned businesses this holiday season.

Domaci in Easton. (Photo: Courtesy of Domaci Facebook)
We asked, you answered: What’s your favorite small business in Pennsylvania?

Neighborhood shopping districts in Pennsylvania’s big cities and small towns are a tremendous source of civic pride, with each area featuring a diverse array of local businesses. Ahead of Small Business Saturday, we asked our newsletter readers to tell us about their favorite local businesses. Yes, it’s Black Friday, but we’re here today to talk...

Support local: Your guide to shopping districts across Pennsylvania for Small Business Saturday
Support Local: Your guide to shopping districts across Pennsylvania for Small Business Saturday

We’ve put together a list of local shopping districts and stores all across the commonwealth that have the toys, books, art, clothing, and other gifts you’re seeking, on Small Business Saturday (Nov. 25 this year) and every day.

Mingle Mocktails founder Laura Taylor, of Berwyn, Chester County. (Photo: Mingle Mocktails)
A Girls Trip to the Poconos Inspired the Launch of This Woman-Owned Mocktail Business

Amid the sober-curious movement, Chester County's Laura Taylor is serving up drinks to fit the occasion with Mingle Mocktails.

A Rutter's convenience store in Strasburg, June 2018. (Photo: Shutterstock).
Discover the Secrets of Rutter’s: 5 Fun Facts about Central Pennsylvania’s Beloved Convenience Store Chain

Wawa and Sheetz aren’t the only names in the Pennsylvania convenience store game. York-based Rutter’s has been serving Central Pa. for more than 50 years and has plans to expand statewide.

Elaine Pivinski (Courtesy Franklin Hill Vineyards)
Meet the OG of Pennsylvania’s Women-Owned Wineries

Elaine Pivinski started Franklin Hill Vineyards with one row of grapes in 1976. Today, the operation includes a winery, a distillery, and three retail shops.

Pennsylvania Veterans Craft Special Edition Beer to Support Local Military Families

More than 20 Pennsylvania veteran-owned or operated breweries have collaborated on an IPA that will be released this Memorial Day weekend.