Lehigh Valley Business Morning Roundup http://www.lvb.com/section/Roundup Morning Roundup News News en-us Copyright 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:46:50 EST Fri, 04 Sep 2015 01:46:50 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909949&source=RSS New Star Wars toys go on sale on 'Force Friday' Don't underestimate the Force . . . or the power of its galactic marketing machine. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909949&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909950&source=RSS Fight brewing over Palmer Township tire shop proposal Palmer Township supervisors don't think oil changes and tire rotations belong in what they call a residential neighborhood along Freemansburg Avenue. Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909950&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909951&source=RSS Carrie Anne's Antiques closes in Easton Carrie Anne's Antiques in Easton has closed after a four-year run. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:44:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909951&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909952&source=RSS McDonald's all-day breakfast risks further crimping egg supplies Bloomberg -- McDonald&#8217s Corp. &#8217s plan to sell breakfast sandwiches throughout the day has delighted many customers, but the move risks exacerbating egg-supply woes in the U. S. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:08:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909952&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909953&source=RSS U.S. job growth continues at steady pace, ADP says Job growth nationwide remained strong in August, according to Roseland-based human resources and payroll firm ADP. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909953&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909954&source=RSS Still no state budget, but we have another revenue report The 2015-16 state budget stalemate continues, but money is still coming into the commonwealth's coffers. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909954&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909955&source=RSS NEW VENTURES Indoor arena, safety features highlight new home for horses at Lucky Shoe Two lifelong horse enthusiasts and equestrian professionals are realizing their dreams. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:36:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150903/LVB01/150909955&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909967&source=RSS India SUV maker rides into US market ... on a scooter ANN ARBOR, Mich. AP -- India's largest SUV maker is ready to make its debut on U. S. roads. But it's starting with two wheels, not four. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:17:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909967&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909968&source=RSS Bethlehem councilwoman pledges to stay out of city deal with employer Bethlehem Councilwoman Cathy Reuscher confirmed Tuesday she plans to stay out of a proposed deal for the city to rent office space to her employer. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:14:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909968&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909969&source=RSS Public hearing scheduled on Martin Tower property BETHLEHEM, Pa. - A public hearing has been scheduled before Bethlehem City Council on the controversial proposal to rezone the 53-acre Martin Tower property. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 08:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909969&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909970&source=RSS Here's Google's new logo The company made a major change to its logo Tuesday. It's keeping the same color scheme but brightening it and switching to an entirely new typeface. The custom typeface is now sans-serif and thicker. It's the same typeface that Google's GOOG new parent company Alphabet is using for its logo. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:04:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909970&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909971&source=RSS Big pharma still a force in Jersey's office market For a company that knows how to grab headlines, last week was no different for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909971&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909972&source=RSS Report shows little apparent outreach to minority-, woman-owned firms A majority of companies drilling for natural gas in Pennsylvania are failing to report on their efforts to reach out to woman- and minority-owned contractors, according to a report by the state Department of General Services. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909972&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909973&source=RSS 'True believer' in career value of liberal arts The future is unclear. That is why Muhlenberg College's new president, John I. Williams Jr. , trumpets the new school year with an eye to the future and what it will look like for its newest students, the Class of 2019. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:56:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150902/LVB01/150909973&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909993&source=RSS Calpers, Calstrs oppose joint CEO-chairman role at Bank of America Two of America's biggest public pension funds have come together to oppose an amendment of bylaws at Bank of America Corp that would allow Brian Moynihan to continue as both chief executive and chairman of the No. 2 U. S. bank by assets. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:26:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20150901/LVB01/150909993&source=RSS