| Sep 19, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Though layoffs are underway, Air Products' new CEO, Seifi Ghasemi, will leave the Trexlertown industrial gases company largely intact — for now.
In a widely anticipated presentation to analysts and investors Thursday morning, Ghasemi said the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:38 AM
Kaitie Burger's love affair with the online retailer Zulily began a little more than a year ago on a tip from a friend.
The young company started out as a discount site with mainly children's clothing and gear marketed to moms. But Burger, who has no...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:30 AM
J.G. Petrucci Co. completes facility for Bethlehem Sausage Works
J.G. Petrucci Co., a premier development and design and construction firm in New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania, recently completed a manufacturing and distribution facility for Bethlehem...
| May 10, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Alburtis Park, 328 S. Main St., 3-7 p.m., unless noted
May 11: Crazy Hearts
May 18: The Majestics
May 24: Don Cogan, Stan & Linda, and Steve Christopher, 2-6 p.m.
May 25: The Moore Brothers Band
May 26: The Outlaws with Crazy...
| Aug 7, 2013
Wednesday marks perhaps the best day of free-stage performances in all of Musikfest’s 30th year, including my top recommendation for a free stage for the whole festival: Holly Williams at Americaplatz at 5 p.m. today. Williams opened for Jewel at......
| Sep 13, 2013
John Hanger, the former public interest lawyer turned Environmental Protection secretary, was the first Democrat out of the campaign gate, announcing in November his intention to take on Gov. Tom Corbett, the Republican incumbent, in the 2014 election....
| Dec 2, 2013
At Sunday’s 17th A Lehigh Valley Christmas concert at Miller Symphony Hall in Allentown, The James Supra Band was like waking up on Christmas morning. And Cunningham and Associates was like the present under the tree. Those two bands were......
| Jun 14, 2013
Matt Croslis was sworn in as county executive during a private ceremony Thursday afternoon, according to a news release. President Judge Carol McGinley swore him in before family. He will serve through January. Croslis was appointed Wednesday evening by...
| Mar 11, 2013
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...
| Mar 11, 2013
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...
| Mar 11, 2013
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...