Banking & Finance

Jun 20, 2022

Downtown Allentown sees growing interest from banks and credit unions

For many years community activists have been calling downtown Allentown a banking desert, but that is rapidly changing. 

Jun 17, 2022

Lehigh Valley Fleming Neuroscience Institute opens with gift from Fleming Foundation

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) has launched the Lehigh Valley Fleming Neuroscience Institute to expand its neurology and neurosurgery research, training and care in the region. 

Jun 16, 2022

Unique Snacks expanding into Texas market

Reading-based Unique Snacks is expanding its products into the Texas market. 

Jun 16, 2022

RelaxNation sold for $3.8 million

RelaxNation, a 48-acre campground in Lehighton, sold for $3.8 million. 

Jun 15, 2022

Prudential Bancorp shareholders vote to approve acquisition by Fulton Financial

Prudential Bancorp Inc. shareholders voted to approve Fulton Financial Corp.’s acquisition of the corporation and its subsidiary, Prudential Bank. 

Jun 15, 2022

New Jersey-based packaging manufacturer leases space in Riverside Business Center

Pianca Packaging, LLC has signed a lease with Buligo Capital Partners for more than 28,000-square-feet of industrial space within the Riverside Business Center in Whitehall.  

Jun 15, 2022

The Fulton Foundation donates $125,000 to NFTE

The Fulton Forward Foundation, an independent, non-profit private foundation funded by Fulton Bank, committed $125,000 to the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) today. 

Jun 15, 2022

Kane to retire as market leader for Key Bank

Key Bank said that Robert Kane, Jr will be retiring July 1, after a a banking career of more than four decades. He is the bank’s market leader for the Greater Philadelphia region, which includes the Lehigh Valley 

Jun 14, 2022

Lehigh Valley housing prices reach another record at $290,000

The hot housing market hit another record high as the median sale price rose $40,000 in May, according to The Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors. 

Jun 14, 2022

Bids for mixed-use development tax credits open

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency is accepting bids for the purchase of $4.5 million in mixed-use development tax credits.  

Jun 13, 2022

Good Shepherd receives $250,000 donation toward new hospital

Air Products Foundation gave $250,000 to the Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network “Hope Starts Here” capital campaign to support its planned Outdoor Therapy Garden. 

Jun 13, 2022

Williams to retire as president and CEO of Discovery Federal Credit Union

After 26 years of service to Reading-based Discovery Federal Credit Union, Edwin Williams, has announced plans to retire from his position as Discovery Federal Credit Union’s President & CEO by the end of the year.