Markets are looking for another handout from the Fed, so whatever Fed Chair Janet Yellen says or does not say Friday will be a big deal Read More »»
A request to rezone a 5.34-acre property along the north side of Spring Creek Road, where it intersects Route 100 and Trexlertown Road in Lower Macungie Township, was rejected in a 3-2 vote by township commissioners Thursday night. Read More »»
Pennsylvania efforts to create a medical marijuana program have been vaporized, for now. Read More »»
The Assembly resoundingly voted 73-4 in favor of legislation Thursday that would lift the state’s ban on sports betting and effectively pave the way for casinos and racetracks to begin taking wagers on games. Read More »»
Two-thirds of people who have health insurance via the Obamacare marketplaces say they'll change plans in 2015, according to a new survey by Radius Global Market Research. Read More »»
A well-known Lehigh Valley retailer held a grand opening Sept. 26 in its new location. Read More »»
With global equities seeing severe bouts of volatility and some major European indexes entering bear market territory, traders and investors have thrown down the gauntlet to the U.S. Federal Reserve, which had been edging towards a period of tighter monetary policy. Read More »»
The South Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners adopted a motion to terminate their tax collection contract with Berkheimer Tax Administrators during Wednesday night's meeting. Read More »»
Lower Saucon Township officials want to meet with the company looking to build a natural gas pipeline through the township but they got in a heated debated Wednesday night whether that meeting should be public or not. Read More »»
Don't blink. Otherwise you're bound to miss a wild swing in this increasingly-violent stock market. Read More »»
As it stands now, electricity-, natural gas- and hydrogen-powered vehicles drive on the same roads as regular cars, but contribute to New Jersey’s transportation maintenance and improvement almost none at all. Read More »»
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey and Rep. Scott Perry railed against a federal rule proposal they said would bring virtually every piece of water under federal jurisdiction. Read More »»
Adam Fairchild owns Easton Outdoor Co. (www.eastonoutdoorcompany.com), an independent outdoor specialty store that sells apparel, footwear and equipment, specializing in products for hiking, camping, climbing, running and casual. Read More »»
LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union could save up to $80 billion (50.21 billion pounds) in energy imports if oil prices remain low, providing some relief to households and companies in a region that has been laid low for the last five years. Read More »»
Developers of a proposed age-restricted housing development were looking for some green lights from the Lower Macungie Planning Commission Tuesday night, but could not tell planners how many homes they intend to build. Read More »»
Wednesday night, Lower Saucon Township Council is expected to hear a report from its Economic Development Task Force that's been more than nine months in the making. Read More »»
Technological advancements in the home are nothing new. But now homeowners can get keyless access to their homes via the August Smart Lock, which uses Bluetooth low energy technology in conjunction with Apple (AAPL) iOS and Google (GOOGL) Android platforms. Read More »»
GoPro founder and CEO Nick Woodman talks with CNNMoney's Cristina Alesci about the company's strategy against smartphone competitors and its gains as a newly public company. Read More »»
Yes, funding and technology changes are reshaping the public library landscape. Read More »»
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