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  • Lehigh Valley companies planning to increase spending and hiring, economist says

    Lehigh Valley companies planning to increase spending and hiring, economist says
    Lehigh Valley businesses continue to increase their hiring and spending expectations. The Lehigh Valley Purchasing and Employment Index, compiled by Bethlehem economist Kamran Afshar, maintained its gradual post-recession recovery in October, rising to...
  • Damen Blue Line stop to close Monday for 2 months of renovations

    Damen Blue Line stop to close Monday for 2 months of renovations
    Step aside, Shia LaBeouf and Lindsay Lohan. The CTA Blue Line has been stealing the spotlight for some odd incidents lately. The line has generated some eyebrow-raising headlines, from a man charged with opening fire – with an assault rifle...
  • Ex-Im Bank helps Florida businesses grow globally

    Ex-Im Bank helps Florida businesses grow globally
    Florida's largest port is on track to hit record exports this year. More than $257 million in goods passed through Port Manatee during the first quarter of 2014. That's a 17 percent jump from the same period last year. Manatee is not an isolated case....
  • Elgin approves medical marijuana dispensary

    Elgin approves medical marijuana dispensary
    Elgin leaders agreed tonight to welcome a medical marijuana dispensary into town.  Rejecting a request to return the matter to the local planning and zoning commission so neighboring businesses would have more time to offer feedback, councilmen...
  • Orland Park begins work on I-80 zoning ordinance

    Orland Park begins work on I-80 zoning ordinance
    Orland Park officials have begun developing a new zoning ordinance for the I-80 Corridor. It's a 730-acre area along Interstate 80 that runs from Will Cook Road to La Grange Road. Two-hundred thirty-five acres are still undeveloped, Michael Kowski,...
  • Proposed Des Plaines medical marijuana dispensary clears hurdle

    Proposed Des Plaines medical marijuana dispensary clears hurdle
    A proposed medical marijuana facility loaded with security features is one step closer to setting up shop in Des Plaines. The city's Zoning Board of Appeals unanimously recommended that the City Council approve a conditional-use permit for Prime...
  • Top Small Employer: Slalom Consulting's Best Advice? Stay Close To Home

    Top Small Employer: Slalom Consulting's Best Advice? Stay Close To Home
    HARTFORD — It's lunchtime at the Hartford office of Slalom Consulting and several consultants sit around a table in a public area, talking about travel. Nothing odd there — business consultants at national firms such as Accenture and...
  • Google's weakening ad revenue growth hides rising stars

    Google Inc's decelerating advertising business is masking the stellar growth of significant but little-noticed business components such as sales of digital music, software and mobile devices. On Thursday, Google reported weakening growth in ad volumes in...
  • Newport News in talks to bring grocery store to Southeast Community

    Newport News in talks to bring grocery store to Southeast Community
    City officials are in talks with two grocery store businesses in the hope of convincing at least one to locate to the Southeast Community. "We have in the past year or two contacted every grocery store that would go in the Southeast Community, in...
  • Businesses slow to move to Fort Monroe

    Businesses slow to move to Fort Monroe
    HAMPTON — Across the street from Fort Monroe's iconic beaches are a row of brick-facade buildings. Some teem with activity while others sit vacant. A slow drip of business activity is beginning to repopulate Fort Monroe as the decommissioned...
  • Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses

    Hires and promotions at Lehigh Valley businesses
    MARY ANN B. MOFFITT has been promoted to senior vice president of commercial banking at Customers Bank in Wyomissing. Moffitt has more than 20 years of banking experience and has worked in private banking, commercial credit, business banking and...