| 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.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:10 AM
As Kassie Hilgert stood at the podium Tuesday of the ArtsQuest Center, rust-brown piping of one of the Lehigh Valley's greatest industrial engines rose behind her — the smokestacks atop the old Bethlehem Steel blast furnaces.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Bethlehem is continuing to tweak the city's code regarding sprinkler systems in the sprawling warehouses going up at the former Bethlehem Steel plant site.
During Tuesday night's meeting, City Council approved an amendment to the International Building...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
As a 67-year-old retiree living in Maryland my whole life I am sick and tired of politicians picking winners and losers ("Hogan tells veterans he would eliminate state income tax on military pensions July 16).
As one of the tens of thousand of Bethlehem...