| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:48 PM
A Bethlehem call center plans significant hiring.
IQor — a global phone center and business process outsourcing company with an office on former Bethlehem Steel land — plans to hire 160 customer service agents before the end of the year to...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:35 AM
City Center, the largest developer in Allentown's Neighborhood Improvement Zone tax incentive district, showed off its startup business incubator Velocity on Monday, announcing four inaugural tenants for the space in the 500 block of Hamilton Street ... ...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Russell R. Jones, former general manager of Bethlehem Steel Corp.'s Sparrows Point plant, died Wednesday of heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 90.
The son of restaurant owners Russell Wehr Jones and Noelie Delores Richard Jones,...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Lori Wehr Young of South Whitehall is a descendant of William H. Wehr, who helped build Wehr's Dam in Covered Bridge Park in South Whitehall Township. The dam is at the center of a debate pitting preservationists who want to save the structure and...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
William A. Fogle Jr., who served as Mayor William Donald Schaefer's executive assistant and all-purpose troubleshooter and later became secretary of the Maryland Department of Licensing and Regulation, died Wednesday at his Glen Rock, Pa., farm of...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 8:13 AM
From the time I was a kid growing up in Baltimore County, I've always associated Sparrows Point and Bethlehem Steel with jobs.
For so many Baltimore County residents, these 3,000-plus acres represented a center of job opportunity. If your brother or...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:37 PM
With its Dime Bank entrance, industrial look and locally inspired artwork, the new Renaissance Hotel is designed to be uniquely Allentown.
But there's one thing about the 170-room edifice that most don't associate with a downtown that's been in decline...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:37 PM
KidsPeace, the Orefield-based organization that's been treating troubled children for more than a century, emerged from bankruptcy Friday after shedding more than $80 million in pension obligations and millions of dollars in yearly debt.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Todd Stone was in his Tribeca studio six blocks from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, working literally in the shadow of the twin towers in downtown Manhattan.
Stone, a well-known abstract artist, ran to his rooftop when the first plane hit,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:22 PM
The developers of Social Still have every reason to be in good spirits this week.
Their $1.2 million plan to make vodka and gin in south Bethlehem got the approval Thursday from a city panel, positioning the craft distillery to open Nov. 30 as the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Orlando City has put together the best start for any franchise in the history of American soccer.
According to a study released by the club, the Lions' mark of 66-12-22 through their first 100 games is the best across any North American soccer league in...