Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2016 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Sun, 04 Dec 2016 05:07:52 EST Sun, 04 Dec 2016 05:07:52 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161202/BERKS/161209969&source=RSS N.J. firm buys Berks apartment complex for 3.1M A New Jersey firm that has recently expanded into Pennsylvania bought an apartment complex in Topton for 3. 1 million. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161202/BERKS/161209969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161202/BERKS/161209969/AR/0/AR-161209969.jpg N.J. firm buys Berks apartment complex for 3.1M http://www.lvb.com/article/20161202/LVB01/161209971&source=RSS Acquisition of Talen can move forward with final approval in place The acquisition of Talen Energy Corp. in Allentown by affiliates of Riverstone Holdings LLC can move forward now that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved a request by Talen&#8217s subsidiary, Susquehanna Nuclear LLC, for an indirect transfer of control of the operating licenses for both units at the Susquehanna nuclear power plant near. . . Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161202/LVB01/161209971&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161202/LVB01/161209971/AR/0/AR-161209971.jpg Acquisition of Talen can move forward with final approval in place http://www.lvb.com/article/20161202/LVB01/161209976&source=RSS Pa. court affirms sentences in 136M business fraud case A Pennsylvania appeals court denied two men's request to adjust sentences they received for executing the largest disadvantaged business enterprise fraud in the nation's history, according to a news release from the U. S. Attorney's Office. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:48:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161202/LVB01/161209976&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/BERKS/161209988&source=RSS BBT donates three office buildings to Boyertown worth 750,000 BBT has donated three of its former administrative buildings, worth more than 750,000, to Boyertown. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/BERKS/161209988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161201/BERKS/161209988/AR/0/AR-161209988.jpg BBT donates three office buildings to Boyertown worth 750,000 http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/LVB01/161209989&source=RSS 165M resort expansion project includes plans to hire 600 By March, visitors to the Pocono Mountains newest tourist attraction will find hundreds more hotel rooms, thousands of square feet in new entertainment space and an expanded indoor waterpark. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:54:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/LVB01/161209989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161201/LVB01/161209989/AR/0/AR-161209989.jpg 165M resort expansion project includes plans to hire 600 http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/BERKS/161209990&source=RSS GRCEDC hopes to get new CEO on board by Jan. 1 new board in place The newly created Greater Reading Chamber and Economic Development Corp. could have its first CEO on board by Jan. 1. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:32:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/BERKS/161209990&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/LVB01/161209991&source=RSS Hager chosen to lead The State Museum of Pennsylvania Beth Hager is no longer acting. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 09:52:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161201/LVB01/161209991&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/LVB01/161139988&source=RSS Airport authority moves ahead on 57M capital improvement plan Next year marks a turning point for the Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority as it begins construction of several long-delayed improvement projects. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:21:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/LVB01/161139988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161130/LVB01/161139988/AR/0/AR-161139988.jpg Airport authority moves ahead on 57M capital improvement plan http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/BERKS/161139989&source=RSS Weidenhammer acquires Texas e-commerce firm Weidenhammer, an information technology company based in Wyomissing, has acquired Praxis Information Science, an e-commerce firm based in Austin, Texas. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/BERKS/161139989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161130/BERKS/161139989/AR/0/AR-161139989.jpg Weidenhammer acquires Texas e-commerce firm http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/BERKS/161139990&source=RSS Site work begins on 14M affordable housing development in Robeson Township With the boom in luxury apartments taking hold in cities and suburbs throughout the region, one firm sees a greater need for affordable housing, particularly in the rural parts of Berks County. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/BERKS/161139990&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/BERKS/161139991&source=RSS 7M storage facility to be built in Exeter Township A Sinking Spring-based company said it has received final land development approval to begin construction on a 7 million, 118,625-square-foot storage facility at 4990 Perkiomen Ave. in Exeter Township. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161130/BERKS/161139991&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161130/BERKS/161139991/AR/0/AR-161139991.jpg 7M storage facility to be built in Exeter Township http://www.lvb.com/article/20161129/LVB01/161129894&source=RSS Proposed Da Vinci Science City in Easton would be economic boon for area, officials say The proposed Da Vinci Science City in Easton could create 200 new, full-time jobs and generate 45 million of economic activity a year in the area, officials said this morning at a news conference where new details emerged on the project. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:07:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161129/LVB01/161129894&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161129/LVB01/161129894/AR/0/AR-161129894.jpg Proposed Da Vinci Science City in Easton would be economic boon for area, officials say http://www.lvb.com/article/20161129/LVB01/161129895&source=RSS Bethlehem's OraSure, subsidiary win major contracts OraSure Technologies of Bethlehem has announced major contracts for it and a subsidiary, DNA Genotek Inc. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161129/LVB01/161129895&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161129/LVB01/161129895/AR/0/AR-161129895.jpg Bethlehem's OraSure, subsidiary win major contracts http://www.lvb.com/article/20161128/LVB01/161129918&source=RSS City Center won't replace top sales executive who is retiring The company largely behind the dramatic revitalization of downtown Allentown is not planning to fill a top executive position being vacated by Jim Harbaugh. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:41:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161128/LVB01/161129918&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161128/LVB01/161129918/AR/0/AR-161129918.jpg City Center won't replace top sales executive who is retiring http://www.lvb.com/article/20161128/LVB01/161129919&source=RSS Da Vinci Science Center considers 130M complex and aquarium in Easton Allentown center to remain open The Da Vinci Science Center, which has outgrown its space in west Allentown, is considering building a 130 million complex and aquarium in downtown Easton. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:26:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20161128/LVB01/161129919&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20161128/LVB01/161129919/AR/0/AR-161129919.jpg Da Vinci Science Center considers 130M complex and aquarium in Easton Allentown center to remain open