Lehigh Valley Business Breaking News http://www.lvb.com Breaking News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 06 Mar 2015 11:01:31 EST Fri, 06 Mar 2015 11:01:31 EST 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 http://www.lvb.com/article/20150213/LVB01/150219930&source=RSS Potential buyer tours A-Treat plant in Allentown The man who emerged this month as a potential buyer of the now-closed A-Treat Bottling Co. toured the soft-drink maker&#8217s east Allentown plant Thursday. Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150213/LVB01/150219930&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150206/LVB01/150209906&source=RSS Potential buyer files formal letter of intent to purchase A-Treat A-Treat may not have lost its fizz just yet. Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150206/LVB01/150209906&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150129/LVB01/150129846&source=RSS Air Products cuts 500 jobs globally Trexlertown's Air Products and Chemicals, a leading international industrial gas company, announced today it slashed about 500 jobs globally. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:40:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150129/LVB01/150129846&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129926&source=RSS A-Treat reportedly stops production after nearly 100 years of operation A-Treat sodas, which have been made in Allentown since 1918, reportedly are no more. The long-time Allentown soda producer is reportedly closing its doors. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129926&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150116/LVB01/150119898&source=RSS Penn State approves acquisition of St. Joseph Regional Health in Berks Penn State&#8217s board of trustees this afternoon unanimously approved for Penn State Health to acquire St. Joseph Regional Health Network in Reading. Officials declined to disclose the purchase price. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150116/LVB01/150119898&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141217/LVB01/141219827&source=RSS City Center proposes 130M, 15-story tower in Allentown City Center Investment Corp. of Allentown disclosed plans today to build a 15-story office complex with a four-story spire across from PPL Center in the city&#8217s downtown. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141217/LVB01/141219827&source=RSS