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Buy off campus. Nearly all school supplies sold in on-campus book stores are more expensive than in stores located in town. “If possible, especially when you are making bulk purchases, make the trip off campus to buy school supplies,” recommends Jesse Ryan, managing director at Accounting Principals. “Sometimes local vendors even sell campus spirit wear for nearly half the price,” he adds.

Are Turnaround Districts the Answer for America’s Worst Schools?

State-run school districts get mixed results

Turnaround school districts in Tennessee, Pennsylvania, and Louisiana are meeting head-on the difficult work of…

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5 Worst States for Black Americans

Home seekers may want to avoid these socially disproportionate states

The coming year for many may involve moving in search of new beginnings and better…

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Innovate in Pennsylvania Program to Help Launch, Accelerate Innovative Companies

Innovate in PA is projected to support more than 5,000 jobs

For every dollar invested in through Innovate in PA, it is projected that $2.37 will…

By C. Daniel Baker

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Mount Airy Casino Resort is the only four-diamond casino resort in the Pocono Mountains

A weekend getaway is a short trip away

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Pennsylvania Recognizes Businesses, Entrepreneurs at Inaugural ImPAct Awards Ceremony

The ImPAct Awards honor businesses that are creating job opportunities

The ImPAct Awards recognize Pennsylvania entrepreneurs that are creating jobs and making contributions to the…

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Beer Industry Contributes $8.7 Billion Annually to Pennsylvania Economy

Industry is also linked to 70,650 local jobs in Pennsylvania

A beer trade group releases a new study, as the battle over the privatization of…

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Voting Machine Turns Obama Vote into Romney

A voter discovers the mechanical malfunction and caught it on video

A voter discovers the mechanical malfunction and caught it on video

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Court Rules Pennsylvania Can Vote Without Photo ID

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

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Norristown Seniors Get Out the Vote

In battleground states like Pennsylvania voters exercising their rights could be spotted standing in lines hours before the polls opened

The Senior Adult Activities Center in Norristown, Pa., is usually filled with senior citizens seeking…

By Brittany Diggs

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