Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:05:55 EST Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:05:55 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429880&source=RSS Health care advocates applaud start of state's Medicaid expansion Antoinette Kraus, director of the Pennsylvania Health Access Network, said in a conference call Friday that her organization is very excited to see HealthChoices, the state's expanded Medicaid program, go into effect on Monday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:29:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429880&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429881&source=RSS PHOTO GALLERY Where Major League Baseball uniforms are made Behind hundreds of sewing machines, employees at Majestic in Forks Township weave together custom-fit uniforms for every player, coach and bat boy in Major League Baseball. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429881&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429882&source=RSS Grand View Health launches weight-loss institute Bucks County&#8217s Grand View Health in January launched a healthy weight-loss program, and now has begun doing its first bariatric surgeries. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429882&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429883&source=RSS 830,000 loan will help restore Bethlehem's Flat Iron building The historic Flat Iron building in south Bethlehem has received an 830,000 loan from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development program for the Alternative and Clean Energy program. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150427/LVB01/150429883&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429905&source=RSS Resort completes construction of 163M lodge, waterpark project A 163 million construction project at Camelback Lodge Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark in Tannersville is now complete. The owners hosted a tour of the new additions Thursday in preparation for a May 1 launch. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:27:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429905&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429906&source=RSS Uline to become first and only tenant of Liberty Business Center III Liberty Property Trust announced that it has signed an agreement with Uline to be the tenant of two buildings to be constructed in its new Liberty Business Center III in Upper and Lower Macungie townships. The two buildings will total around two million square feet. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:20:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429906&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429908&source=RSS 'Predatory' insurance practices lead to nearly 67 million in restitution The state Insurance Department announced Thursday that 4,830 Pennsylvania consumers received 66. 8 million in restitution payments or credits in the first quarter of 2015. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:19:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429908&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429909&source=RSS PPL's Talen spinoff on track with final approval PPL Corp. of Allentown has received the final regulatory decision it needs to complete the spinoff of Talen Energy Corp. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429909&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429910&source=RSS Speedway converts Hess gas stations in Lehigh Valley New Jersey's next Nearly two dozen Lehigh Valley and northwest New Jersey gas stations are getting a new look and a new name this spring and summer. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150424/LVB01/150429910&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150423/LVB01/150429923&source=RSS Programs aim to support local startups Local startups looking to build their companies can take advantage of two economic development programs. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:30:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150423/LVB01/150429923&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150423/LVB01/150429924&source=RSS Wal-Mart holds Easton job fair in search of 300 new-warehouse employees A 1 million Wal-Mart distribution center being built at Majestic Bethlehem Center in south Bethlehem is bringing with it 300 jobs. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:18:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150423/LVB01/150429924&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150423/LVB01/150429931&source=RSS Compressed natural gas station opens in Pottsville's Highridge Business Park A compressed natural gas fueling station, which will have public access, has opened in Pottsville. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150423/LVB01/150429931&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150422/LVB01/150429940&source=RSS Colliers acquires Strategic Building Solutions Colliers International, which has a Lehigh Valley office in Upper Macungie Township, has acquired a Connecticut-based project management firm, Strategic Building Solutions. SBS has a Pennsylvania office in Harrisburg. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150422/LVB01/150429940&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150422/LVB01/150429941&source=RSS Billy's Downtown Diner taps Easton for third location Now that restaurant owner Billy Kounoupis has diners in Allentown and Bethlehem, he is looking to open a third in downtown Easton. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150422/LVB01/150429941&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150422/LVB01/150429942&source=RSS Committee sends medical cannabis measure to full Senate The Senate State Government Committee unanimously approved Senate Bill 3 on Tuesday, bringing medical cannabis one step closer to legalization in Pennsylvania. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150422/LVB01/150429942&source=RSS