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  • Gettysburg 150th anniversary: The souls of the 153rd Pennsylvania

    They were farmers, painters and watchmakers. Saddlers, millers and carpenters. Boys from towns like Easton. And men from tiny hamlets like Bath. Almost all of the 993 soldiers in the 153rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment hailed from Northampton...
  • J. Dennis Carper, marina owner

    J. Dennis Carper, marina owner
    J. Dennis Carper, a Baltimore County marina owner and yacht builder who was a decorated World War II veteran, died of stroke and dementia complications Dec. 25 at his Essex home. He was 91. Born near New Castle, Va., he worked on the family farm at...
  • Fight brews on Maryland drink deposit law

    Fight brews on Maryland drink deposit law
    In a bid to boost recycling and reduce litter, a trio of lawmakers announced plans Monday to push for legislation that would levy a refundable nickel deposit on every beverage container sold in Maryland. But the announcement drew prompt opposition from...
  • Pension agency sues Renco Group over RG Steel deal

    Pension agency sues Renco Group over RG Steel deal
    The federal Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. is suing the Renco Group — parent of bankrupt RG Steel — for allegedly attempting to "evade liability" for the steelmaker's pension obligations. The agency is seeking $97 million from the New York...
  • Dundalk residents react to Postal Service's decision to stop Saturday delivery

    Dundalk residents react to Postal Service's decision to stop Saturday delivery
    At the Dundalk Post Office this week, news that the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service would stop delivering mail on Saturdays beginning in August was greeted with a mix of apathy and understanding. Twenty-four-year-old Jordan Gillis said he wasn't...
  • Liberty Property Trust keeps buying land, building warehouses

    Liberty Property Trust keeps buying land, building warehouses
    It was an industrial wasteland. The property once owned by Bethlehem Steel along Route 412 was left abandoned for years. Its promise was its quick access to Interstate 78 and proximity to downtown Bethlehem. A major drawback to residential, and retail...
  • 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...
  • 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 —...
  • John Callahan, Mayor of Bethlehem

    The Lehigh Valley is the fastest-growing region in Pennsylvania. We are a day's drive from one-third of the population of the United States. The ease of access to large markets, combined with a lower cost of living, affordable real estate, lower taxes and...
  • Maria Rodale, Chairwoman and CEO of Rodale Inc.

    Maria Rodale, Chairwoman and CEO of Rodale Inc.
    People still look at me funny when I say Rodale is headquartered in the Lehigh Valley. Sometimes I'll say Emmaus, sometimes Allentown or Bethlehem. But unless they are longtime organic gardeners or farmers, in which case Emmaus (the birthplace of the...
  • Douglas A. Michels, President and CEO of OraSure Technologies

    Douglas A. Michels, President and CEO of OraSure Technologies
    As a leader in point-of-care medical diagnostics, OraSure Technologies has had a worldwide impact on health through the launch of its innovative products. We are a global leader in oral fluid diagnostic technology, bringing to market first-of-its-kind...