Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2016 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:55:52 EST Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:55:52 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160927/LVB01/160929896&source=RSS Lehigh Valley to get second barre3 fitness studio Barre3 Lehigh Valley, an integrative exercise studio that combines multiple fitness, stretching and dance techniques, is opening a second Lehigh Valley location. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160927/LVB01/160929896&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160927/LVB01/160929896/AR/0/AR-160929896.jpg Lehigh Valley to get second barre3 fitness studio http://www.lvb.com/article/20160927/LVB01/160929898&source=RSS Lehigh Valley engineering leader earns top state award The leader of a Greater Lehigh Valley engineering firm earned a top state award last week for his contributions to the field. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160927/LVB01/160929898&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160927/LVB01/160929898/AR/0/AR-160929898.jpg Lehigh Valley engineering leader earns top state award http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929911&source=RSS TekPark completes 12M expansion TekPark data center completed its 12 million expansion, adding 14,000 square feet of high-density space to the Breinigsville campus, its owner announced Monday. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929911&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160926/LVB01/160929911/AR/0/AR-160929911.jpg TekPark completes 12M expansion http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929912&source=RSS LV business coalition to offer medical plans to small- to medium-sized businesses to self-insure Small- to medium-sized employers who are members of the Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare will be offered eight new medical insurance plans and two pharmacy options through Cigna&#8217s preferred provider network. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929912&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929913&source=RSS We're No. 39 Ranking of state highways finds Pa. improving Pennsylvania ranks 39th in the nation in overall highway performance and cost-effectiveness, according to an annual report published Thursday by a California think tank. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929913&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160926/LVB01/160929913/AR/0/AR-160929913.jpg We're No. 39 Ranking of state highways finds Pa. improving http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929914&source=RSS A bittersweet plan to put iconic Easton candy shop up for sale Sia Bassil can't imagine life without the Carmelcorn Shop in Easton. Until now. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160926/LVB01/160929914&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160923/LVB01/160929930&source=RSS Winners and finalists photo gallery CFO of the Year Awards Lehigh Valley Business this month honored 21 financial executives at its fourth annual CFO of the Year Awards ceremony at DeSales University. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:18:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160923/LVB01/160929930&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160923/LVB01/160929932&source=RSS KeyBank plans Columbus Day takeover of First Niagara branches KeyCorp of Cleveland can begin the conversion of its newly acquired First Niagara customers now that the U. S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has given final approval for the merger. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:15:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160923/LVB01/160929932&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160923/LVB01/160929932/AR/0/AR-160929932.jpg KeyBank plans Columbus Day takeover of First Niagara branches http://www.lvb.com/article/20160923/LVB01/160929933&source=RSS Mid-sized companies see continued growth despite anxiety over election, economy A third quarter economic outlook survey by MT Bank shows a rise in economic anxiety as the 2016 election campaign enters its final two months. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160923/LVB01/160929933&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160923/LVB01/160929933/AR/0/AR-160929933.jpg Mid-sized companies see continued growth despite anxiety over election, economy http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929947&source=RSS Popular restaurant chain opens Whitehall franchise Whitehall has a new chick in town. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929947&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160922/LVB01/160929947/AR/0/AR-160929947.jpg Popular restaurant chain opens Whitehall franchise http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929948&source=RSS Self-funded mid-sized companies can rein in health insurance costs, BSI says Companies that have between 50 and 500 employees are underserved, overcharged and under-appreciated when it comes to fulfilling their health insurance needs, according to officials at BSI, a corporate benefits consulting firm based in Bethlehem. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929948&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160922/LVB01/160929948/AR/0/AR-160929948.jpg Self-funded mid-sized companies can rein in health insurance costs, BSI says http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929949&source=RSS End of summer brings increase in passenger traffic at LVIA After several lackluster years of declining passenger traffic, things are looking up for Lehigh Valley International Airport. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929949&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160922/LVB01/160929949/AR/0/AR-160929949.jpg End of summer brings increase in passenger traffic at LVIA http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929950&source=RSS Chatty Monks swiped of hundreds of dollars WEST READING, Pa. - Officials representing a restaurant and brewery in West Reading say a woman swindled them on Wednesday. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160922/LVB01/160929950&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20160921/LVB01/160929963&source=RSS Valley's GDP reaches 37B manufacturing moves to top sector For the Greater Lehigh Valley, the gross domestic product hit a record high of 36. 97 billion &#8211 and manufacturing is now its top economic sector. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160921/LVB01/160929963&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160921/LVB01/160929963/AR/0/AR-160929963.jpg Valley's GDP reaches 37B manufacturing moves to top sector http://www.lvb.com/article/20160921/LVB01/160929964&source=RSS Easton Hospital, Pottstown Memorial owner considers financial 'options' Community Health Systems Inc. , which owns Easton Hospital and Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, is considering options to help the struggling for-profit hospital chain, which could include a sale of some or all of its properties, according to published reports. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20160921/LVB01/160929964&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20160921/LVB01/160929964/AR/0/AR-160929964.jpg Easton Hospital, Pottstown Memorial owner considers financial 'options'