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.
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.
Unique Snacks expanding into Texas market
Reading-based Unique Snacks is expanding its products into the Texas market.
RelaxNation sold for $3.8 million
RelaxNation, a 48-acre campground in Lehighton, sold for $3.8 million.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.