Realtors, lenders optimistic about housing market
The housing market, which started the year slowly, is picking back up, according to bank and mortgage lenders.
Experts offer advice on buying into a turnaround
Short of breaking out a crystal ball, there’s no real way to tell if it’s a wise move to buy a company with the goal of turning it around. However, the experts do offer some tips to guide the would-be buyer through the decision.
Ripples seen from $500M Philly-area biotech project
A platform company based in Radnor is redeveloping the home of a pharmaceutical giant into a massive co-working center for life sciences companies in the Philadelphia market.
Young professional launches semi-pro soccer club
The Lehigh Valley has professional hockey and baseball teams but no soccer.
Lancaster distributor brings ‘fourth chocolate’ to U.S.
A new variety of chocolate called ruby chocolate is making its way to the U.S., and a Lancaster distributor will be among the first to sell it to chocolatiers.
You believe in your brand. Does your target market?
Without belief in your brand, it doesn’t exist. The leadership of a company must believe in the brand. The staff and employees must believe in the brand. Most importantly, your next customer must believe in the brand.
Nonprofit matches vets, farms for training
Mimi Thomas-Brooker is a master connector. Through online searches, phone calls, word-of-mouth and a lot of grit, she coordinates farming apprenticeships for veterans seeking a second career.
Brewpub headed to downtown Allentown
The venue will include a 2,500-square-foot-outdoor beer garden attached to the 4,400 square-foot-restaurant.
State seeks to bolster organic farming through Rodale partnership
Pennsylvania farmers seeking to convert to organic cultivation can now get assistance from consultants at the Rodale Institute in Kutztown thanks to a new partnership with the state Department of Agriculture.
Groups collaborate on $20M mixed-use project at Lafayette College
This project is the first part of a multi-phase plan at Lafayette College for projects along McCartney Street.
BB&T and SunTrust pick a new name for post-merger bank: Truist
BB&T Corp. and SunTrust Banks Inc. chose Truist as their name after the two companies complete their planned $28 billion merger, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.
Berks mini casino receives state approval
The Pennsylvania Gaming Commission has approved the award of a Category 4 casino license to Penn National Gaming of Wyomissing, through its Mountainview Thoroughbred Racing Association.