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  • Cha-ching! Allentown's arena zone rakes in state taxes

    Cha-ching! Allentown's arena zone rakes in state taxes
    The results are in, Allentown's arena zone is producing a huge windfall of state taxes for downtown redevelopment ... Does it seem like you've had fewer power outages this year? You're not imagining it, says PPL Electric Utilities ... Should warehouse...
  • Bethlehem's next bright idea

     
    Bethlehem has begun changing out the bulbs in 5,800 streetlights with energy-saving LED ones. The $3.8 million project is expected to pay for itself, producing enough to pay off the project’s debt over 10 years and yield an additional $500,000 in...
  • Cold but sweet fun at Da Vinci's Ice Cream Wars

     
    Learn about the scientific properties of super cold gas while enjoying a tasty treat when Da Vinci Science Center holds its Ice Cream Wars 6.0 competition Saturday. Nine companies will compete for ice cream supremacy during the competition from 11 a.m. to...
  • Community gets a look at redevelopment on fire-ravaged North Street in Allentown

     
    Just nine years ago, the 400 block of North Street was in shambles. In September 2004, one of the city’s worst residential fires in decades swept through the block in the middle of the night destroying eight homes and damaging many others. Today,...
  • Scams targeting utility customers, college staff and students

     
    I just returned from vacation and spent the morning listening to my voicemail messages and skimming through my bursting-at-the-seams email inbox, where I learned that scammers don't take vacations and continue plotting new ways to rip you off. Here are......
  • Natural gas boom leads to low prices

    Natural gas boom leads to low prices
    It must be a little bit tough to be Tom Murphy. By day, the co-director of the Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research crunches numbers and looks at reports coming from the region's booming natural gas industry — all of which show...
  • A verdict on electricity deregulation?

    A verdict on electricity deregulation?
    Now that the Lehigh Valley is in its third year of deregulated electricity, can we finally render a verdict on the matter? Can we say, one way or the other, whether taking a big chunk of Pennsylvania's electric industry and turning it over to the...
  • PPL working to reduce demand, improve reliability

    PPL working to reduce demand, improve reliability
    There aren't many companies whose business plans include convincing their customers to use less of their product. Imagine the cashier at your local McDonald's trying to talk you out of super-sizing your value meal. "Sir, you could really make do with...
  • Don't let your house leak money

    Don't let your house leak money
    Jim Lett knew his house was leaking money, especially during winter. Of course, he couldn't actually see heat slipping out of wiring conduits, exhaust fans, the attic. But he could feel the pain in his wallet as sure as the draftiness that compelled him...
  • William H. Spence, Chairman, president and CEO, PPL Corp.

    William H. Spence, Chairman, president and CEO, PPL Corp.
    As I look out my office window, I am amazed at the renaissance taking place in downtown Allentown, the city that has been home to PPL Corp. since 1920. The city has had its ups and downs in recent years. We are now entering a period of growth and...
  • Bracing for Sandy

    Bracing for Sandy
    Pennsylvania remained in Hurricane Sandy's crosshairs Sunday, with forecasters predicting a one-two punch of wind and rain to start hitting the Lehigh Valley late tonight. Although a degree of uncertainty remains about the storm's precise path, there...