Transportation & Distribution

Hearing scheduled on Bethlehem Sands table games

HARRISBURG: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that it would hold a public hearing on Thursday, March 11, 2010 to gather evidence, including public comment, on the petition submitted by Sands Bethworks Gaming, LLC, operator of the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem in Northampton County, requesting authorization to conduct table games.rnr

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PennDOT to start ARRA work on Route 33

Allentown – PennDOT Engineering District 5 today announced a project to improve PA 33 in Hamilton, Ross and Stroud townships, Monroe County will begin tomorrow. The project is financed with federal funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). rn r

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Air Products makes hostile bid for Airgas

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. (February 11, 2010) – Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that it has commenced a fully financed tender offer for all outstanding common shares of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) for $60.00 per share all in cash. The offer and withdrawal rights will expire at 12:00 midnight New York City time on April 9, 2010, unless extended.rnrnAir Products issued the following statement:rnr

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Public hearing scheduled for table games at Downs

HARRISBURG: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today announced that it would hold a public hearing on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 to gather evidence, including public comment, on the petition submitted by Downs Racing, L.P., operator of the slot machine casino at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, requesting authorization to conduct table games.rnr

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