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Despite urban lures, suburban office market grows

Despite urban lures, suburban office market grows

By Brian Pedersen

While a downtown revival is going strong in the cities of Lehigh and Northampton counties, the office market remains active and stable outside these...

Moving targets: Hacks threaten transportation sector

In one fell swoop, cyberattacks could wreak havoc in the Lehigh Valley and Berks County by targeting transportation and logistics companies.

Some providers try direct-care model

House calls? Patient fees provided before treatment begins? A midnight call to your doctor for a child’s fever?

Push on for rural broadband access

Your smartphone loses a signal during an important call. A dead zone keeps you from sending information for an important deadline.

Pieces finally in place for a Phillipsburg resurgence

Pieces finally in place for a Phillipsburg resurgence

By BRIAN PEDERSEN

With an image that reflects more blight than economic might, Phillipsburg officials are hoping to transform their town's appearance by increasing...

premium content Packaging matters: Consumers judge a book by its cover

We’re taught to never judge a book by its cover. Still, studies show that when it comes to product packaging, we do just that.

premium content Nike’s “Just do it” just keeps doing it

“Just do it” is 30 years old this year. That’s a long life for a slogan, many of which are lucky to last a few months. Coca Cola...

Go green and car shopping at auto park in Poconos

Go green and car shopping at auto park in Poconos

By STACY WESCOE

A grand opening celebration of a large auto park is scheduled for Sept. 13.

How moms make it work in the office and at home

Being a mom is one of the most challenging jobs in the world. Add a full- or part-time day job to the mix, and it becomes even more of a challenge.

premium content First date to courting and beyond, tourism drives growth

(Editor’s note: This is the second in a five-part series, which runs monthly, written by Discover Lehigh Valley president Mike Stershic, on the...

premium content Everyone loves growth – that is, until the cash gets tight

Revenue is vanity, profit is sanity, cash flow is king.

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