Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2017 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:04:31 EST Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:04:31 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170818/LVB01/170819870&source=RSS Eclipse fever hits Greater Lehigh Valley, hard-to-find eclipse glasses hot item As Monday's total solar eclipse nears, special glasses to view the celestial phenomenon have become the most sought item in stores, science centers and libraries across the Greater Lehigh Valley. Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:57:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170818/LVB01/170819870&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170818/LVB01/170819870/AR/0/AR-170819870.jpg Eclipse fever hits Greater Lehigh Valley, hard-to-find eclipse glasses hot item http://www.lvb.com/article/20170818/LVB01/170819871&source=RSS Shared office suites opening this fall above Bethlehem Township bank Shared office spaces that offer a smaller footprint are finding their way into more buildings. Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170818/LVB01/170819871&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170818/LVB01/170819871/AR/0/AR-170819871.jpg Shared office suites opening this fall above Bethlehem Township bank http://www.lvb.com/article/20170818/LVB01/170819872&source=RSS Greater Lehigh Valley firms make Inc. 5000 A number of companies in the Greater Lehigh Valley have made it on Inc. 5,000 list of Fastest Growing Private Firms in America. Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170818/LVB01/170819872&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170818/LVB01/170819872/AR/0/AR-170819872.jpg Greater Lehigh Valley firms make Inc. 5000 http://www.lvb.com/article/20170817/LVB01/170819887&source=RSS Feds to pay nearly 3M for upgrades at airports Critical projects and delayed maintenance at two airports owned by the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority are getting a boost thanks to 2. 8 million in grants it will receive from the Federal Aviation Administration. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170817/LVB01/170819887&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170817/LVB01/170819887/AR/0/AR-170819887.jpg Feds to pay nearly 3M for upgrades at airports http://www.lvb.com/article/20170817/BERKS/170819888&source=RSS Reading to hold new cycling race and festival in September Although Reading lost one bicycle race, it has gained another. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170817/BERKS/170819888&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170817/BERKS/170819888/AR/0/AR-170819888.jpg Reading to hold new cycling race and festival in September http://www.lvb.com/article/20170817/LVB01/170819889&source=RSS PriceRite joins Instacart to add delivery services to Lehigh Valley Users of a new grocery delivery service in the Lehigh Valley now have more options. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170817/LVB01/170819889&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170817/LVB01/170819889/AR/0/AR-170819889.jpg PriceRite joins Instacart to add delivery services to Lehigh Valley http://www.lvb.com/article/20170816/LVB01/170819903&source=RSS Talen to leave PPL Plaza, move down the street It's good news and bad news for downtown Allentown in a decision just announced by Talen Energy that it will be keeping its presence in the city's center, but not in the financially beleaguered PPL Plaza where it is currently located. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170816/LVB01/170819903&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170816/LVB01/170819903/AR/0/AR-170819903.jpg Talen to leave PPL Plaza, move down the street http://www.lvb.com/article/20170816/LVB01/170819904&source=RSS Construction to start on logistics park near airport developer seeks rezoning With FedEx Ground's major East Coast hub expected to open in Allen Township next year, the owner and developer of that property is moving forward with plans for future buildings nearby to serve a growing logistics corridor. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170816/LVB01/170819904&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170816/LVB01/170819904/AR/0/AR-170819904.jpg Construction to start on logistics park near airport developer seeks rezoning http://www.lvb.com/article/20170816/LVB01/170819905&source=RSS Greater Lehigh Valley United Way named worldwide 'Center for Excellence' hosts event to share success United Way chapters from around the country are in Allentown today to learn what the Greater Lehigh Valley chapter is doing right with its workplace campaigning. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:15:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170816/LVB01/170819905&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170816/LVB01/170819905/AR/0/AR-170819905.jpg Greater Lehigh Valley United Way named worldwide 'Center for Excellence' hosts event to share success http://www.lvb.com/article/20170815/LVB01/170819928&source=RSS Da Vinci Center seeks feedback on planned 130M Easton aquarium project The Da Vinci Science Center of Allentown will update Northampton County residents on plans to build a large aquarium as part of its Da Vinci Science City project in downtown Easton. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:24:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170815/LVB01/170819928&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170815/LVB01/170819928/AR/0/AR-170819928.jpg Da Vinci Center seeks feedback on planned 130M Easton aquarium project http://www.lvb.com/article/20170815/LVB01/170819929&source=RSS Bank awards 50,000 grant to Cedar Crest College for job-readiness program The Provident Bank Foundation said it awarded a 50,000 signature grant to Cedar Crest College in Allentown to support the launch of its Student Employment Center's &#8220Preparing for that First Job&#8221 program. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170815/LVB01/170819929&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170815/LVB01/170819930&source=RSS Philadelphia apartment renters most likely to relocate to Allentown, survey says Philadelphia apartment renters are most likely to relocate to Allentown over other cities in the state, according to a national survey released today by Apartment List. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170815/LVB01/170819930&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170815/LVB01/170819930/AR/0/AR-170819930.jpg Philadelphia apartment renters most likely to relocate to Allentown, survey says http://www.lvb.com/article/20170814/LVB01/170819946&source=RSS Charter school finances raise concerns about future During its first year of operation, Innovative Arts Academy Charter School has had to weather the resignation of its CEO, low enrollment and blistering public criticism from former employees. But its biggest threat may be the financial burden that has weighed heavily on the fledgling institution, which ended the year with 243 students from 11. . . Mon, 14 Aug 2017 10:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170814/LVB01/170819946&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170814/LVB01/170819947&source=RSS PennEast asks feds to 'promptly' approve the pipeline Just days after two new commissioners took their seats on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission FERC, the PennEast Pipeline company asked the body to promptly approve the project that would carry natural gas from Pennsylvania to New Jersey. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 10:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170814/LVB01/170819947&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170814/LVB01/170819949&source=RSS Business Bitcoin surges past 4,000 on speed breakthrough Bitcoin soared past 4,000 for the first time on growing optimism faster transaction times will hasten the spread of the cryptocurrency. Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170814/LVB01/170819949&source=RSS