Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2014 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:12:05 EST Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:12:05 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141022/LVB01/141029938&source=RSS Barbecue chain to open first restaurant in Berks County Mission BBQ, a privately held restaurant chain headquartered in Annapolis, Md. , is opening its first location in the Greater Lehigh Valley. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:06:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141022/LVB01/141029938&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141022/LVB01/141029939&source=RSS King George Inn sold to developer After being under contract for a year, the King George Inn in South Whitehall Township has sold for 900,000. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:13:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141022/LVB01/141029939&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029953&source=RSS Realtor statistics show leap in pending sales in Lehigh Valley Pending home sales in the Lehigh Valley jumped 17. 6 percent in September when compared to last September, according to the Lehigh Valley Association of Realtors. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029953&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029954&source=RSS Consultant suggests investment trust should sell mall near Easton The Lehigh Valley Mall in Whitehall is on a &#8220keeper&#8221 list that an investment consultant has presented to the Philadelphia-based publicly held Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029954&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029955&source=RSS Coordinated Health expands services in N.J. A Bethlehem-based hospital network is furthering its expansion into western New Jersey. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029956&source=RSS Manufacturing turnaround group moves to Valley, taps new director The growth of manufacturing in Lehigh and Northampton counties has led one organization to move its northeast regional office to Bethlehem, gaining a new director in the process. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141021/LVB01/141029956&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029976&source=RSS Developer wants to build 20 retail units, 88 townhouses near airport A developer plans to build more than 80 townhouses and 20 retail units on land that covers East Allen and Hanover townships in Northampton County. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029976&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029977&source=RSS Fire halts 14M Reading Outlets revitalization A weekend fire has halted 14 million plans to revitalize the last piece of the once-thriving Reading Outlets on North Eighth Street in the city. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:30:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029977&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029978&source=RSS Pocono Raceway receives 1M grant for renovations Pocono Raceway in Long Pond has received a 1 million Pennsylvania economic growth initiative grant to assist with the racetrack's renovation and improvement plan. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:26:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029978&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029988&source=RSS Easton area pigments plant sold to Texas company in 1 billion-plus deal Rockwood Holdings Inc. 's Easton plant is among the holdings sold to a Texas company in a more than 1 billion transaction, according to federal filings. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:25:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029989&source=RSS Pa. unemployment dips in September Pennsylvania&#8217s unemployment rate declined by one-tenth of a percentage point to 5. 7 percent in September, according to the state Department of Labor and Industry. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141020/LVB01/141029989&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141017/LVB01/141019817&source=RSS Apple Pay coming to Wegmans Lehigh Valley stores Wegmans Food Markets Inc. will be one of the first supermarkets in the nation where customers can pay with Apple Pay. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141017/LVB01/141019817&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141017/LVB01/141019819&source=RSS Get ready for Allentown's iconic skyline to change colors Tonight, the iconic 24-story PPL Tower in Allentown will turn its traditional red and yellow lights to orange and blue. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:37:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141017/LVB01/141019819&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141017/LVB01/141019820&source=RSS Pektor proposes office park in Bethlehem Township Suburban corporate office parks are not dead yet. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141017/LVB01/141019820&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20141016/LVB01/141019843&source=RSS Downtown Allentown restaurant to open above arena entrance City Center Lehigh Valley, a major mixed-use development pumping hundreds of millions of dollars into downtown Allentown projects, plans to add its fourth restaurant to the city in January. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20141016/LVB01/141019843&source=RSS