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Small-Business Lending Plan Moves Forward

Ian P. Murphy |

WASHINGTON — The Small Business Lending Fund Act, a $30 billion proposal...

Update: Operator Reports New Fraud Attempt

Ian P. Murphy |

EWING, N.J. — In an update to our story on attempted fraud from May 7,...

Toronto Operator Stabbed to Death

Ian P. Murphy |

TORONTO — A local drycleaner was found dead in her store last week, the...

Be Alert for Loan Scams

Paul Partyka |

WASHINGTON — Small-business owners are complaining about a host of scams...

Contamination Case Against Drycleaning Equipment Manufacturer Dismissed

Nathan Frerichs |

DETROIT – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California...

Operator Reports Fraudulent Rug-Cleaning Scheme

Ian P. Murphy |

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — An unknown party or group is making calls to...

Confidence Improving Among Small-Business Owners, Survey Says

Ian P. Murphy |

HOUSTON — Confidence is improving among small-business owners, according...

MyDoor And 24/7 to License Brands

Ian P. Murphy |

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — MyDoor Dry Cleaning and 24/7 Dry Cleaners...

Whirlpool Sales Jump 20% in First Quarter

Ian P. Murphy |

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. — Whirlpool Corp. announced yesterday that sales...

USDC Campaign-Finance Charges Heat Up

Ian P. Murphy |

WASHINGTON — Public watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility &...

GreenEarth Launches 'Guide to Living Green'

Ian P. Murphy |

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — GreenEarth Cleaning LLC announced the launch of its...

All AWGS Preservations Now Carbon-Neutral

Ian P. Murphy |

ORANGE, Conn. — The Association of Wedding Gown Specialists (AWGS), an...

SBA Recovery Loans Funded Through May 31

Ian P. Murphy |

WASHINGTON — The $18 billion bill extending unemployment benefits passed...

DLI Joins Effort Against Maine Services Tax

Ian P. Murphy |

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Drycleaing & Laundry Institute (DLI) announced...

Small Businesses Still Pessimistic, NFIB says

Ian P. Murphy |

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB...

USDC Implicated in Campaign-Finance Issue

Ian P. Murphy |

A former executive of Newport Beach, Calif.-based US Dry Cleaning Corp....

R.R. Street prevails in Modesto case

Ian P. Murphy |

SAN FRANCISCO — Attorneys from Houston-based Hicks Thomas LLP announced...

House Passes Small-Business Relief Bill

Paul Partyka |

The House passed a bill Wednesday that provides $19.3 billion in tax...

EPA Outlines New Drinking-Water Strategy, Targets Perc

Ian P. Murphy |

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) outlined a...

Jobs Bill Includes Small-Business Incentives

Ian P. Murphy |

WASHINGTON — Companies hiring unemployed workers will be able to take a...

PROS Parts Buys Out Imparts

Ian P. Murphy |

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — PROS Parts announced it has acquired Charlotte, N.C...

FRSTeam's Fast Growth Attracts Attention

Ian P. Murphy |

HAYWARD, Calif. — The nationwide restoration franchise FRSTeam (Fabric...

Illinois Moves to Phase Out Perc

Ian P. Murphy |

SPRINGFIELD, ILL. — A legislative proposal that seeks to phase out the...

Proposed Amendment May Create Small-Business Jobs

Paul Partyka |

WASHINGTON — Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) introduced an amendment last week...

Banks May Be Easing Lending Requirements, Federal Reserve Says

Jason Hicks |

WASHINGTON — U.S. banks seem to be starting to ease requirements for...

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