Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:04:58 EST Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:04:58 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150304/LVB01/150309882&source=RSS 500,000 grant to bring local produce to urban neighborhoods Farmers in the Greater Lehigh Valley will have a new venue to sell their goods. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150304/LVB01/150309882&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150304/LVB01/150309883&source=RSS PHOTO GALLERY Construction Real Estate Symposium About 530 professionals packed University Center at DeSales University on Wednesday for Lehigh Valley Business' Real Estate Development Symposium 2015. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150304/LVB01/150309883&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150304/LVB01/150309884&source=RSS Renowned cycle-racing venue gets first bike shop Quakertown bicycle racing legend Becky Quinn on Saturday will open the first official bike shop for the Valley Preferred Cycling Center. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150304/LVB01/150309884&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309958&source=RSS Economic development a hot topic at Real Estate Symposium &#8220The federal reserve has a mandate of several things, to promote a healthy economy, full employment, stable prices. The US economy continues to expand. &#8221 Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:39:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309958&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309959&source=RSS Lehigh Valley ballpark naming rights extended through 2027 Coca-Cola Park, which opened in 2008 as the home of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs minor league baseball team, will stay Coca-Cola Park at least through 2027. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:18:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309959&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309960&source=RSS Lehigh Valley on Top 10 economic development list for seventh time For the seventh consecutive year, the Lehigh Valley has ranked in the Top 10 best-performing metropolitan areas in the Northeastern U. S. , according to Site Selection magazine's prestigious Governor's Cup Awards. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150303/LVB01/150309960&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309973&source=RSS Two companies suing A-Treat for unpaid bills After sending thousands of soda fans into an uproar when it closed after nearly a century in business, A-Treat Bottling Co. of Allentown is being sued in Lehigh County Court by two companies for a total of more than 34,000 in unpaid bills. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309973&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309983&source=RSS Schuylkill County bank acquired A Schuylkill County based bank has been acquired by Mid Penn Bancorp Inc. of Millersburg. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309983&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309985&source=RSS Bank Street Creamery's new owner hopes to relaunch Easton ice cream shop in March Bank Street Creamery may have changed hands, but don't worry. You can still get a scoop of Purple Cow ice cream. Or Bergamot Orange, Bisque, Gianduja, Play Dough, Toasted Coconut, Mexican Chocolate Diablo or any of the other 48 flavors that made the Downtown Easton ice cream shop special. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:39:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309985&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309988&source=RSS Jersey firm buys Bethlehem apartment complex for 5.1M A New Jersey firm continues to build its Lehigh Valley apartment portfolio with the purchase of a Bethlehem residential property. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:18:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150302/LVB01/150309988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229897&source=RSS Allentown business to buy office building A small, minority owned business with clients from across the nation is buying the Allentown building that houses one of its offices. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229897&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229899&source=RSS New partnership makes it possible to earn bachelor's degree at Northampton Community College Northampton Community College and Bloomsburg University signed an agreement Thursday to offer a bachelor degree program in technical leadership at NCC in Bethlehem. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229899&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229900&source=RSS Mediterranean restaurant chain to take over vacant Allentown location The former Mangos Restaurant on Hamilton Boulevard in Allentown, which has been vacant for a number of years, will soon become the eighth location for Carmel Kitchen, a Florida-based restaurant chain. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150227/LVB01/150229900&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229913&source=RSS Ben Franklin award-winners include three companies, two people from region Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania this morning announced seven winners of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Innovation Awards. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229913&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229914&source=RSS Bakery, food service distributor to occupy 7.5M facility A family-owned and operated independent bakeryfood service distributor is expanding into a 7. 5 million industrial property in Upper Macungie Township. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150226/LVB01/150229914&source=RSS