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EnerSys gets 71M military contract to supply batteries

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Bern Township-based EnerSys, one of the largest industrial battery makers in the world, was awarded a 71 million contract to supply one of its proprietary batteries to all branches of the United States military, the company announced.

Met-Ed continues cleanup of former manufactured gas plant

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Remediation work continues at a site in Easton owned by Met-Ed near Lafayette College's William C. Buck Hall.

PPL, electrical union reach five-year contract

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1600 in Pennsylvania have ratified a new five-year labor contract, PPL Corp. of Allentown.

Subsidiary of utility giant signs lease for office, warehouse space

Monday, March 27, 2017

A North Carolina-based energy company signed a lease for an office and warehouse space in Northampton County.

Hofmann Industries owes 18M to pension plans

Monday, March 27, 2017

Hofmann Industries Inc. , a metal tube manufacturer based in Sinking Spring, owes 18. 4 million to its salaried and hourly pension plans dating to 2010, according to the federal agency that protects retirement incomes.

Plans, funding in place for final cleanup of Allentown Metal Works site

Monday, March 27, 2017

Lead paint and asbestos cleanup will begin this spring at the site of the former Allentown Metal Works.


Friday, March 24, 2017

Chris Martin IV, chairman and CEO of his family-owned C. F. Martin Guitar Co. based in Upper Nazareth Township, begins his class on entrepreneurship with a bold con-fession.

Seeking a new career? Many try real estate

Friday, March 24, 2017

Newspaper writers, nurses, police officers, teachers, airplane pilots, radio programmers, hairdressers, assembly line workers.

ESSA Bank Trust opens office off Route 512

Friday, March 24, 2017

A Stroudsburg-based bank is furthering its expansion into the Greater Lehigh Valley.

Judge dismisses federal lawsuit filed by opponent of PennEast Pipeline

Friday, March 24, 2017

A federal judge this week rejected a lawsuit filed in U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia last year by a Pennsylvania-based nonprofit against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

New LVEDC chair wants new three-year strategic plan

Friday, March 24, 2017

The immediate goal of the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp. 's new chairwoman is to develop a new three-year strategic plan.

Bucks lawmaker pitches tax credit for commuters, businesses paying Pa. tolls

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Businesses and commuters who travel the Pennsylvania Turnpike would be able to write off some of their toll expenses under a new proposal from a Bucks County state legislator.

Greater Lehigh Valley Auto Show underway at Lehigh University PHOTO GALLERY

Thursday, March 23, 2017

With a theme of “The Roaring Twentieth,” the 20th Greater Lehigh Valley Auto Show returns today to Lehigh University’s Goodman Campus in Bethlehem.

Lehigh hires West Point's diversity leader to newly created post

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Lehigh University in Bethlehem has announced the hiring of its first chief diversity officer.

Pa. celebrates its Small Business Development Centers, which annually help thousands

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers, which has 18 locations in the state, including offices run through Lehigh University in Bethlehem and Kutztown University in Reading, is celebrating National SBDC Day by promoting its accomplishments over the last year.