Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sat, 01 Aug 2015 14:06:21 EST Sat, 01 Aug 2015 14:06:21 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150731/LVB01/150739969&source=RSS Car wash slated for former Sonic site Construction starts next week on a new car wash at the site of the former Sonic Drive-In off Route 248 in Lower Nazareth Township. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150731/LVB01/150739969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150731/LVB01/150739970&source=RSS CVS Health partners with St. Luke's, LVHN on patient data sharing CVS Health added Lehigh Valley Health Network and St. Luke's University Health Network to its growing list of hospitals participating in a clinical affiliation on data sharing. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150731/LVB01/150739970&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150731/LVB01/150739971&source=RSS Easton boutique joins growing list of businesses adding City Center locations An Easton boutique wants a second location &#8211 in downtown Allentown. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150731/LVB01/150739971&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739985&source=RSS ESSA to buy Eagle National Bank for 25M After entering the Lehigh Valley market several years ago with the acquisition of First Star Bank branches, a Stroudsburg-based bank holding company wants to expand into the western suburbs of Philadelphia by buying a Delaware County-based bank. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739985&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739986&source=RSS ShopRite chain returns to the Valley with Bethlehem Township store opening ShopRite opened its newest store today as part of The Shops at Madison Farms development underway on a 100-acre property on Freemansburg Avenue near Route 33 in Bethlehem Township. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739986&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739987&source=RSS Health care symposium spotlights population health as a new trend With Photo Gallery When Greg Kile, president and CEO of Populytics in Allentown, on Wednesday addressed the more than 200 health care professionals and business people at Lehigh Valley Business' Health Care Symposium, he noted two primary dilemmas facing the health care system &#8211 high cost and poor outcomes. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:20:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739987&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739988&source=RSS Air Products reports higher earnings, details more job cuts Air Products saw positive earnings growth in its fiscal third quarter while also announcing it has cut 1,500 jobs worldwide as part of an ongoing restructuring. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739989&source=RSS Light-up mugs to shine spotlight on area attractions Musikfest is expanding a promotion it began last year to partner with area restaurants and businesses to encourage festival-goers to try some of the region&#8217s other entertainment. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150730/LVB01/150739989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/LVB01/150729830&source=RSS Lancaster firm closes 3.9M sale on Easton-area apartments Matthew Wolf, an associate at High Associates Ltd. in Lancaster, said he sold 64 apartment units in Wilson Borough totaling 3. 87 million. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/LVB01/150729830&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/LVB01/150729831&source=RSS Downtown Reading gets 36K for arts programming on Penn Street As part of its ongoing strategy to showcase Reading's vibrancy, Berks County Community Foundation has awarded 36,263 for projects that will bring the arts to downtown Reading's Penn Street. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/LVB01/150729831&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/LVB01/150729832&source=RSS Restaurant with jazz vibe slated for shuttered Allentown establishment A developer will transform a shuttered Japanese restaurant in downtown Allentown into a new dining option with a jazz vibe. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150729/LVB01/150729832&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150728/LVB01/150729853&source=RSS Health care coalition releases score card to rate health care plans For the second time in three years, Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare released its Health Plan Score Card. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:43:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150728/LVB01/150729853&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150728/LVB01/150729854&source=RSS LVHN heads west with new Fogelsville health center Lehigh Valley Health Network on Monday held a grand opening for its newest health center. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150728/LVB01/150729854&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150728/LVB01/150729855&source=RSS St. Luke's begins demolishing former Donecker Mansion despite protests Despite protests from neighbors and the West Park Civic Association, St. Luke's University Health Network yesterday began demolishing its former Annex Building, also known as the Donecker Mansion at 1801 Hamilton St. &#8211 across from its Allentown campus. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150728/LVB01/150729855&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150727/LVB01/150729877&source=RSS Butz builds first accessible trail at Hawk Mountain Alvin H. Butz Inc. of Allentown dedicated a new trail at Hawk Mountain Sanctuary in Kempton on Sunday, marking the first part of a project that offers a route to the outdoor destination that&#8217s accessible for all people. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150727/LVB01/150729877&source=RSS