Lehigh Valley Business LVB Business News http://www.lvb.com LVB News Business News en-us Copyright 2017 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 20 Oct 2017 21:12:25 EST Fri, 20 Oct 2017 21:12:25 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171020/LVB01/171029989&source=RSS Allentown Art Museum plans cultural renaissance, piggybacks on downtown's development boom A 400-seat banquet hall, and apartments and workspaces for artists are some of the ambitious plans the Allentown Art Museum has set out for itself as it retools its image and strategy for growth. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171020/LVB01/171029989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171020/LVB01/171029989/AR/0/AR-171029989.jpg Allentown Art Museum plans cultural renaissance, piggybacks on downtown's development boom http://www.lvb.com/article/20171020/LVB01/171029990&source=RSS How businesses can prepare for emergency situations Are your employees ready in case of emergencies in the workplace and local communities? Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171020/LVB01/171029990&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171020/LVB01/171029990/AR/0/AR-171029990.jpg How businesses can prepare for emergency situations http://www.lvb.com/article/20171020/LVB01/171029991&source=RSS Officials celebrate 8M expansion of TechVentures2 building Small, high-tech firms are in growth mode, and one Bethlehem business incubator had been rapidly running out of space. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:48:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171020/LVB01/171029991&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171020/LVB01/171029991/AR/0/AR-171029991.jpg Officials celebrate 8M expansion of TechVentures2 building http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019837&source=RSS LVEDC submits bid for Amazon HQ2 As Amazon searches for a site to locate its second headquarters, officials from across the nation and Canada, including the Greater Lehigh Valley, are hoping to attract the online retail giant. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019837&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171019/LVB01/171019837/AR/0/AR-171019837.jpg LVEDC submits bid for Amazon HQ2 http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019839&source=RSS PHOTO GALLERY They have ideas, we have the photos More than 100 professionals attended Lehigh Valley Business&#8217 annual &#822090 Ideas in 90 Minutes&#8221 program Oct. 18 at DeSales University in Center Valley, featuring nine business leaders in the Greater Lehigh Valley. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019839&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171019/LVB01/171019839/AR/0/AR-171019839.jpg PHOTO GALLERY They have ideas, we have the photos http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019841&source=RSS Shopping center sold in Forks Township A prominent shopping center in Forks Township is under new ownership. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019841&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171019/LVB01/171019841/AR/0/AR-171019841.jpg Shopping center sold in Forks Township http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019844&source=RSS Rodale to maintain Emmaus presence under Hearst ownership Magazine publisher Hearst has agreed to acquire the magazine and book businesses of Emmaus-based Rodale Inc. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:30:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171019/LVB01/171019844&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171019/LVB01/171019844/AR/0/AR-171019844.jpg Rodale to maintain Emmaus presence under Hearst ownership http://www.lvb.com/article/20171018/LVB01/171019858&source=RSS Leaders reveal '90 Ideas in 90 Minutes' #8211 know what matters, hire great people Identify why your business matters, surround yourself with people smarter than you and encourage vulnerability in yourself as a leader. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171018/LVB01/171019858&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171018/LVB01/171019858/AR/0/AR-171019858.jpg Leaders reveal '90 Ideas in 90 Minutes' #8211 know what matters, hire great people http://www.lvb.com/article/20171018/LVB01/171019859&source=RSS Bethlehem event pairs local businesses with the big buyers Lehigh Valley businesses had a chance to network and meet the buyers at a biannual event in Bethlehem this morning. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171018/LVB01/171019859&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171018/LVB01/171019859/AR/0/AR-171019859.jpg Bethlehem event pairs local businesses with the big buyers http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019874&source=RSS Wells Fargo closing Bethlehem call center, cutting 460 jobs Approximately 460 jobs are being eliminated with the closure of Wells Fargo's call center in Bethlehem. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019874&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171017/LVB01/171019874/AR/0/AR-171019874.jpg Wells Fargo closing Bethlehem call center, cutting 460 jobs http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019875&source=RSS Pennsylvania to sell rare bourbons via lottery The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is holding its third limited release lottery of the year. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019875&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171017/LVB01/171019875/AR/0/AR-171019875.jpg Pennsylvania to sell rare bourbons via lottery http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019876&source=RSS September gaming revenue increases in Pa. casinos September was a good month for gaming, especially table games, at Pennsylvania&#8217s casinos. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019876&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171017/LVB01/171019876/AR/0/AR-171019876.jpg September gaming revenue increases in Pa. casinos http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019885&source=RSS Health care rates to jump 30 percent for ACA health plans Rates on health plans sold in Pennsylvania under the Affordable Care Act will increase more than state officials had expected following the Trump administration's decision to end cost-sharing payments authorized under the law. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:23:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171017/LVB01/171019885&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20171016/LVB01/171019902&source=RSS Allentown Art Museum 'moving in new direction,' to revamp image, outreach The 83-year-old Allentown Art Museum plans to reinvent its image and connection to the community as part of a new strategic vision, officials said. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171016/LVB01/171019902&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171016/LVB01/171019902/AR/0/AR-171019902.jpg Allentown Art Museum 'moving in new direction,' to revamp image, outreach http://www.lvb.com/article/20171016/LVB01/171019903&source=RSS Officials tour Ocean Spray, seek ways to connect students with skilled careers The need for skilled workers continues to be a challenge that manufacturers throughout the state grapple with, and one that can clearly be felt in the Greater Lehigh Valley. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20171016/LVB01/171019903&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20171016/LVB01/171019903/AR/0/AR-171019903.jpg Officials tour Ocean Spray, seek ways to connect students with skilled careers