Lehigh Valley Business Breaking News http://www.lvb.com Breaking News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sat, 30 May 2015 02:13:31 EST Sat, 30 May 2015 02:13:31 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529885&source=RSS Lehigh Valley Health Network and Pocono Health System to merge The Valley's largest employer is looking to merge with one of the largest employers in the Poconos. Thu, 28 May 2015 12:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150528/LVB01/150529885&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529902&source=RSS LVHN to build 93M facility for obstetrics, newborn services Lehigh Valley Health Network announced today it will build a 93. 6 million facility at its Muhlenberg campus in Bethlehem to meet the growing demands of families in Northampton County and beyond. Wed, 27 May 2015 14:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150527/LVB01/150529902&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150507/LVB01/150509904&source=RSS Next major redevelopment of Allentown -- The Waterfront-- gets 92M in financing, will start July 1 The next phase of major development in Allentown is about to begin. Thu, 07 May 2015 15:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150507/LVB01/150509904&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150429/LVB01/150429835&source=RSS St. Luke's breaks ground on 80M Monroe campus Five years after it began construction on its newest hospital &#8211 The Anderson Campus in Bethlehem Township &#8211 St. Luke's University Health Network is breaking ground once more. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150429/LVB01/150429835&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150421/LVB01/150429962&source=RSS A-Treat to reopen with new owner and new facility The man who emerged in February as a potential buyer of the near century-old iconic A-Treat Bottling Co. in Allentown will become its new owner. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150421/LVB01/150429962&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150408/LVB01/150409898&source=RSS Lutron Electronics founder Spira dies at 88 The Lehigh Valley's Joel Spira, the man whose company invented the first rotary dimmer lighting switch &#8211 marking the birth of the lighting-control industry &#8211 died today at 88. He was founder, director of research and chairman of the board at Lutron Electronics Corp. of Coopersburg. Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150408/LVB01/150409898&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150401/LVB01/150409981&source=RSS Yuengling now top craft brewer in U.S. by sales The national Brewers Association based in Boulder, Colo. , is out with its list of the Top 50 U. S. Craft Brewing Companies of the year. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:16:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150401/LVB01/150409981&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150327/LVB01/150329877&source=RSS Most Greater Lehigh Valley Bottom Dollar stores won't reopen under Aldi plan Aldi finalized the purchase of the real estate of 66 former Bottom Dollar Food Stores from the Delhaize Group, saying that it plans to reopen about 30 of them as Aldi stores. All of the Bottom Dollar stores were in Pennsylvania, Ohio and New Jersey. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150327/LVB01/150329877&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150317/LVB01/150319876&source=RSS Kutztown University names Illinois academic as its new president The provost and academic vice president of Western Illinois University this afternoon was named Kutztown University&#8217s 12th president. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150317/LVB01/150319876&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229929&source=RSS Wolf proposes halving the corporate income tax during Lehigh Valley visit In Bethlehem this morning, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said he wants to slash the state&#8217s corporate income tax by half, eliminate the capital stock and franchise tax and invest 18 million in a job training and skills program. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150225/LVB01/150229929&source=RSS