Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2017 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:50:13 EST Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:50:13 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170123/LVB01/170129970&source=RSS 33 Northampton County bridges to be replaced or fixed under 'P3' project The Lehigh Valley office of a Chicago-based engineering firm is overseeing a plan to replace and repair 33 county-owned bridges in Northampton County. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170123/LVB01/170129970&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170123/LVB01/170129971&source=RSS Harbor Freight, Petco and another national retailer headed to Upper Bucks A former Kmart in Richland Township is set to be the new home of four national retailers. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:37:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170123/LVB01/170129971&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170123/LVB01/170129971/AR/0/AR-170129971.jpg Harbor Freight, Petco and another national retailer headed to Upper Bucks http://www.lvb.com/article/20170123/LVB01/170129972&source=RSS Community college expands credit transfer agreement with Penn State It&#8217s now a little bit easier for students at Northampton Community College to continue their education at Penn State University. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170123/LVB01/170129972&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170123/LVB01/170129972/AR/0/AR-170129972.jpg Community college expands credit transfer agreement with Penn State http://www.lvb.com/article/20170120/LVB01/170129987&source=RSS Airport posts highest passenger traffic since 2013 The increase in passenger traffic keeps climbing for Lehigh Valley International Airport. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170120/LVB01/170129987&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170120/LVB01/170129988&source=RSS Kinsley Construction awarded 29M science center project The Wyomissing office of York Township-based Kinsley Construction Inc. has been awarded a 29 million contract to build a new science center at Ursinus College in Montgomery County. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170120/LVB01/170129988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170120/LVB01/170129989&source=RSS American Bank sees strong year, record interest income Last year was a strong one for American Bank Inc. in Allentown. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170120/LVB01/170129989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170120/LVB01/170129989/AR/0/AR-170129989.jpg American Bank sees strong year, record interest income http://www.lvb.com/article/20170119/LVB01/170119858&source=RSS Quakertown to get its first urgent care center Quakertown soon will have its first stand-alone urgent care center. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:57:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170119/LVB01/170119858&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170119/LVB01/170119858/AR/0/AR-170119858.jpg Quakertown to get its first urgent care center http://www.lvb.com/article/20170119/LVB01/170119859&source=RSS Sunshine and sports lead to record tourism year for Discover Lehigh Valley Sports and sunshine are two of the reasons that Discover Lehigh Valley is giving for a record year in 2016. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170119/LVB01/170119859&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170119/LVB01/170119859/AR/0/AR-170119859.jpg Sunshine and sports lead to record tourism year for Discover Lehigh Valley http://www.lvb.com/article/20170119/LVB01/170119860&source=RSS Looking to improve efficiency and bottom line? Manufacturers show how Manufacturers can boost production, eliminate waste and save money by following a scientific problem-solving technique created by Motorola. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:27:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170119/LVB01/170119860&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170119/LVB01/170119860/AR/0/AR-170119860.jpg Looking to improve efficiency and bottom line? Manufacturers show how http://www.lvb.com/article/20170118/LVB01/170119877&source=RSS State opens application process for medical marijuana businesses State regulators opened the application process to businesses that hope to grow, process or sell marijuana for medical use, a crucial step toward making the substance available to patients in Pennsylvania. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170118/LVB01/170119877&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170117/LVB01/170119890&source=RSS Head of LV Business Coalition on Healthcare to retire Tom Croyle, president of the Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare, announced his plans to retire July 1. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170117/LVB01/170119890&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170117/LVB01/170119890/AR/0/AR-170119890.jpg Head of LV Business Coalition on Healthcare to retire http://www.lvb.com/article/20170117/LVB01/170119891&source=RSS Met-Ed offers new demand response program for commercial customers FirstEnergy Corp. &#8217s Met-Ed, which serves portions of Berks, Monroe and Northampton counties, has introduced a new program for commercial and industrial customers that provides incentives for curtailing energy use during peak hours. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170117/LVB01/170119891&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170117/LVB01/170119891/AR/0/AR-170119891.jpg Met-Ed offers new demand response program for commercial customers http://www.lvb.com/article/20170117/LVB01/170119892&source=RSS Pa. sees 19.4M from Moody's settlement Pennsylvania will see 19. 4 million as part of a 863. 7 million settlement between ratings agency Moody's Corp. and various federal and state agencies. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:02:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170117/LVB01/170119892&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170116/LVB01/170119915&source=RSS Can a grocery store and apartment project boost interest outside Easton's core? Could a plan to build a grocery store with market-rate apartments become an anchor project for other business development outside of Easton&#8217s downtown core? Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:11:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170116/LVB01/170119915&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170116/LVB01/170119915/AR/0/AR-170119915.jpg Can a grocery store and apartment project boost interest outside Easton's core? http://www.lvb.com/article/20170116/LVB01/170119916&source=RSS Berks potato chip maker launches Uglies, gives new life to imperfect spuds A Womelsdorf potato chip maker recently launched a new product called Uglies that uses imperfect spuds that normally would be rejected. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170116/LVB01/170119916&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170116/LVB01/170119916/AR/0/AR-170119916.jpg Berks potato chip maker launches Uglies, gives new life to imperfect spuds