Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2014 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:42:34 EST Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:42:34 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140822/LVB01/140829952&source=RSS PPL drops price to compare for business, residential customers Small businesses could get price break on electricity next month Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140822/LVB01/140829952&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140822/LVB01/140829953&source=RSS Downtown Reading installs first free Wi-Fi hot spot ReDesign Reading, in partnership with MAW Communications Inc. , installed the city&#8217s first free Wi-Fi hot spot in the downtown. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140822/LVB01/140829953&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140822/LVB01/140829954&source=RSS Coordinated Health showcases latest site, in Bethlehem Township Offering its first public tour of its newest facility, Coordinated Health officials introduced the features of the latest campus to join the organization&#8217s growing health care business. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140822/LVB01/140829954&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/LVB01/140829968&source=RSS PREIT plans to sell Bon-Ton anchor pad Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust of Philadelphia said it entered into an agreement to sell an anchor pad underlying a Bon-Ton store in Bethlehem connected to Westgate Mall. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:29:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/LVB01/140829968&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/LVB01/140829969&source=RSS Motor sport restaurant gives sneak peek of new Pohatcong location Quaker Steak Lube is ready to unveil a new location in New Jersey, and is doing so with a sneak peek that includes giving away 200 buckets of chicken wings. It&#8217s the first foray into the region by this national franchise. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:24:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/LVB01/140829969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/LVB01/140829970&source=RSS Lehigh Valley Postal Customer Council recognized with top national honors The Lehigh Valley Postal Customer Council was awarded the prestigious United States Postal Service Postal Customer Council&#8217s PCC of the Year &#8211 Small Market &#8211 Silver Award at a ceremony in Washington, D. C. this week. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:19:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140821/LVB01/140829970&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829984&source=RSS OraSure to educate trucking industry on hepatitis dangers OraSure Technologies Inc. of Bethlehem is kicking off a campaign with partner AbbVie pharmaceutical and the Healthy Trucking Association of America to launch a Hepatitis C awareness campaign in the trucking industry called Truckers Rolling Against Hepatitis C. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829984&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829985&source=RSS State tax liens up 16 percent since September State tax liens have increased by 16 percent since last September, while the outstanding debts are up about 14 percent, according to the latest figures from the state Department of Revenue. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829985&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829986&source=RSS City's economy to see a boost as 11M project nears completion South Side Bethlehem could fuel a boost in the city&#8217s economy with the development of an 11 million project nearing the end of construction. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829986&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829987&source=RSS Lehigh County officials allege effort to sell Cedarbrook Nursing Home has begun The next Lehigh County budget won't be unveiled until next week. But some officials think the effort to sell Cedarbrook Nursing Home has already begun. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:28:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140820/LVB01/140829987&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140819/LVB01/140819841&source=RSS Video Ice bucket challenge soaks waterpark staff in Poconos There is an ice bucket challenge and then there is an ice bucket tidal wave. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:31:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140819/LVB01/140819841&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140819/LVB01/140819842&source=RSS Pennsylvania casino table game revenue up in July While slot revenue was down for the month, Pennsylvania&#8217s 12 casinos reported an overall increase in table game revenue for the month of July, including an increase at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140819/LVB01/140819842&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140819/LVB01/140819854&source=RSS State health department revamps environmentaldrilling policy The state Department of Health is changing how it handles responses to environmental health concerns and complaints specifically related to Marcellus Shale drilling. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:45:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140819/LVB01/140819854&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140818/LVB01/140819870&source=RSS Startup Allentown mead maker earns national honors In its first time &#8220out of the hive&#8221 at a national mead competition, the Colony Meadery has taken home top honors. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:28:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140818/LVB01/140819870&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140818/LVB01/140819871&source=RSS Pa. unemployment ticks up for July Pennsylvania's unemployment rate rose in July to 5. 7 percent, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Labor Industry. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140818/LVB01/140819871&source=RSS