Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2014 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:44:33 EST Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:44:33 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140415/LVB01/140419938&source=RSS Jim Thorpe reopening visitors center The Jim Thorpe Visitors Center has been renovated and upgraded, and local officials will gather on Thursday to celebrate what the center now has to offer. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140415/LVB01/140419938&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140415/LVB01/140419939&source=RSS Report Waste industry contributes 4.2B to Pa. economy Who knew trash could be so valuable? Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140415/LVB01/140419939&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140415/LVB01/140419942&source=RSS Irish pub chain to replace vacant Starters Riverport A new restaurant might relocate to the former site of a popular restaurant in Bethlehem. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140415/LVB01/140419942&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140414/LVB01/140419953&source=RSS Reading Hospital gets 250K for parks and trails smartphone app, other programs Friends of Reading Hospital, an organization of community volunteers, donated 250,000 to Reading Health System in July 2013 to fund 10 community health and wellness initiatives, including a recently launched Outdoor Berks smartphone app to help keep the people of Berks County active. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:50:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140414/LVB01/140419953&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140414/LVB01/140419954&source=RSS Pa. housing sales start slowly for 2014 prices rise Thanks in part to bad weather, the Pennsylvania housing market got off to a slow start in the first quarter of 2014, according to a report released by the Pennsylvania Association of Realtors. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:33:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140414/LVB01/140419954&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140414/LVB01/140419955&source=RSS National Penn opens doors on Berks Business Center National Penn Bancshares has officially opened its new Reading Area Business Center. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:57:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140414/LVB01/140419955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140411/LVB01/140419967&source=RSS Mentors, networking are keys to advancement What's the best way to rise to the top of your profession, or at least ensure that the career you've chosen is the one that you love? Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140411/LVB01/140419967&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140411/LVB01/140419968&source=RSS Bacon restaurant returns after remodeling Everyone loves bacon, the hot food-item that is on everyone's mind &#8211 and lips. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:10:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140411/LVB01/140419968&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140411/LVB01/140419969&source=RSS Good Morning America's Robin Roberts keynote speaker at Reading Chamber dinner Robin Roberts, co-anchor of ABC-TV&#8217s Good Morning America, will give the keynote address at the Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce Industry&#8217s annual dinner May 8 at Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:05:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140411/LVB01/140419969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140410/LVB01/140419982&source=RSS Third annual Tech Hackathon slated for Lehigh University The word &#8220hacker&#8221 tends to conjure up negative images &#8211 such as the theft of more than 40 million credit card and debit card numbers from Target over the 2013 holiday shopping season. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:09:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140410/LVB01/140419982&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140410/LVB01/140419983&source=RSS State transportation funding allocated, projects underway There are nearly a half-billion dollars in state Department of Transportation construction projects underway in the Greater Lehigh Valley. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140410/LVB01/140419983&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140410/LVB01/140419984&source=RSS State House to consider natural-gas royalty bills The state House is expected to consider three bills that passed the Senate earlier this week aimed at protecting landowners from being bilked on natural-gas lease royalties. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:57:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140410/LVB01/140419984&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140409/LVB01/140409815&source=RSS Millennials poised to bring an economic 'boom' A key trend that will affect every industry is how closely related two seemingly divergent generations actually are. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:49:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140409/LVB01/140409815&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140409/LVB01/140409816&source=RSS Reading Royals get a new owner Reading entrepreneur Jack Gulati came out of retirement Tuesday to sign a 900,000 purchase as the new owner of the Reading Royals, the East Coast Hockey League affiliate of the Washington Capitals and the 2013 Kelly Cup champions. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:34:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140409/LVB01/140409816&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20140409/LVB01/140409817&source=RSS Greater Lehigh Valley companies nominated for Governor's ImPAct Awards B. Braun Medical, ATAS International Inc. and PPL Corp. of Allentown, Lutron Electronics of Coopersburg, C. F. Martin Co. of Nazareth and VF Factory Outlet of Wyomissing have been nominated by the state for Governor's ImPAct Awards. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20140409/LVB01/140409817&source=RSS