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, 28 Jan 2015 01:30:28 EST Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:30:28 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129883&source=RSS LVHN merges marketing, business development under one executive Lehigh Valley Health Network in Salisbury Township, the largest employer in the Greater Lehigh Valley, has filled a newly created position. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129883&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129884&source=RSS Lehigh Valley gains spot on national event planning site Thanks to lobbying by folks in the local tourism industry, it&#8217s now a lot easier for convention and event planners to find appropriate facilities in the Lehigh Valley. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:46:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129884&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129885&source=RSS BLS Pa. union membership grew slightly last year Pennsylvania held the No. 4 spot nationally for union membership last year with 703,000 people, according to the latest figures from the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150127/LVB01/150129885&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129910&source=RSS Organization seeks investments for South Side revitalization The organizers of a community and economic revitalization plan for South Side Bethlehem are looking to secure additional investments from local companies to help boost the city's business opportunities. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129910&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129911&source=RSS Community rallies to save A-Treat After three generations and nearly a century in business &#8211 today the very last soda deliveries were made by A-Treat Bottling Company, an iconic Lehigh Valley mainstay. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129911&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129917&source=RSS Philadelphia Urban Land Institute to hold second annual Excellence Awards, nominees sought The Urban Land Institute of Philadelphia is seeking nominations for its second annual Willard G. &#8220Bill&#8221 Rouse Awards for Excellence. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150126/LVB01/150129917&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129926&source=RSS A-Treat reportedly stops production after nearly 100 years of operation A-Treat sodas, which have been made in Allentown since 1918, reportedly are no more. The long-time Allentown soda producer is reportedly closing its doors. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129926&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129927&source=RSS Bethlehem's shuttered racquetball club to become center for sports medicine The site of the abruptly-shuttered 247 Fitness Club in Bethlehem will become a center for sports medicine. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:16:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129927&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129928&source=RSS 3M glass art business to open in Whitehall A global shipper of stained glass supplies and products is poised to open a facility in June where people can buy and create their own items. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129928&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129937&source=RSS National Penn seeks to repurchase 125M in common shares For the second year in a row, National Penn Bank of Allentown plans to repurchase shares of its stock. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 09:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150123/LVB01/150129937&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129950&source=RSS Fighting employee fraud with vigilance, fail-safe methods Fraud happens. And it can strike any company of any size, at any time. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:00:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129950&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129951&source=RSS Nation's first Yuengling-themed bar and grill opens in Poconos The Poconos' oldest continuously operating resort is now home to a bar and restaurant celebrating the nation's oldest continuously operating brewery. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129951&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129952&source=RSS St. Luke's unveils new technology for brain and spine treatment Traditionally, treatments for brain and spine tumors involve pins, pain and scars. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:28:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150122/LVB01/150129952&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150121/LVB01/150129966&source=RSS Bethlehem startups earn thousands in tax credits A dozen Bethlehem startups recently received a jump-start in funding from the state. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:48:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150121/LVB01/150129966&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150121/LVB01/150129967&source=RSS Construction to start this spring on 140M Hamilton Crossings After five years of planning, construction on a massive 140 million upscale shopping center in Lower Macungie Township should start in the spring. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 11:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150121/LVB01/150129967&source=RSS