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  • Belinski won't run for reelection

     
    Bethlehem City Councilwoman Jean Belinski is making this year her last on council. Elected to council in 1998, the 78-year-old Democrat had served as a watchdog on three administrations and helped make decisions to shape the city redeveloped from an...
  • Bob Wood's legacy of service is worth emulating

    Bob Wood's legacy of service is worth emulating
    I was introduced last Tuesday to Pat Beldon, sister of the late philanthropist Bob Wood, and I told her something she's heard a zillion times: Her brother's death left a big hole in the community. Even if it's not original, it's true. I've been around...
  • Lehigh County commissioners deliver right vote, wrong message

    Lehigh County commissioners deliver right vote, wrong message
    For me, the low point of last Wednesday's Lehigh County commissioners meeting came as Commissioner Lisa Scheller was lecturing area nonprofits that they need to start tapping individual donors instead of just looking for government handouts. Scheller was...
  • Bethlehem politics not as genteel as you think

    Bethlehem government's reputation for gentility can be a bit misleading. Yes, City Council over the years has been uncommonly accommodating to its residents in the face of all kinds of hot-button issues. Allentown City Council, which recently blocked...
  • Rolling out the carpet for new businesses

    Rolling out the carpet for new businesses
    For decades, the Lehigh Valley has been known to business leaders for three important qualities. Location, location and location. Nestled along Interstate 78 between Philadelphia and New York, the region has always been attractive to companies looking...
  • What to do about warehouses?

    What to do about warehouses?
    The Lehigh Valley may be attached to its legacy as a place that makes stuff — steel, cement, Mack Trucks, etc. But the rest of the world, it seems, has come to see the region as something quite different: a distribution hub. This happens to be a...
  • Newcomers bring manufacturing jobs to Valley

    Newcomers bring manufacturing jobs to Valley
    In May, Gov. Tom Corbett stopped by the $35 million cardboard box plant that Pratt Corrugated Materials opened five months before in Lower Macungie Township. Three months later, he was back to visit a heavy-duty truck chassis assembly plant that...
  • Drug packaging companies gaining local foothold

    Next time you reach for that pill to help lower your blood pressure or to keep your arteries unclogged, you might have a Lehigh Valley company to thank — not for the drug itself, but for getting it to you. Over the past year, two drug packaging...
  • Bimbo Bakeries better than sliced bread?

    Bimbo Bakeries better than sliced bread?
    If you've ever bitten into a Ball Park bun, toasted a Thomas' English muffin or dunked an Entenmann's doughnut, you are already intimately familiar with the latest baker coming to town. But there's much more to Bimbo Bakeries USA than gut reaction....
  • Don Cunningham, President and CEO, Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp.

    Don Cunningham, President and CEO, Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp.
    The Lehigh Valley is an excellent place to do business for a multitude of reasons, but it comes down to two main factors: quality of place and quality of people. In the end, businesses — whether deciding to expand, relocate or start up —...
  • Lehigh County commissioners mirror national dilemma

    Some of the broad questions facing the Republican Party and its majority in the U.S. House are being played out in Lehigh County. When the tea party emerged with a series of rallies nationwide a few years ago, the main speaker at the rally on the...