Sep 25, 2019

Instructor helps students win big in national manufacturing competitions

One precision machine technology instructor at Carbon Career & Technical Institute in Jim Thorpe has been working at the school for 13 years and in that time, has helped many of his students win national medals for competing against students from across the U.S. through the SkillsUSA program.

Sep 25, 2019

Big Brothers Big Sisters Lehigh Valley and corporate sector work together to close the mentoring gap

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley is calling on leaders within the region’s corporate sector to do what they can to defend the potential within our youth.

Sep 24, 2019

KME announces layoffs in Carbon County

Three years after selling its principal division, Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. of Carbon County announced a series of layoffs that would affect 70 employees.

Sep 23, 2019

HOW SUITE IT IS: Our picks for 2019’s Coolest Offices in the Lehigh Valley

From fire-breathing dragons to cozy resting spots, Lehigh Valley companies show they have the creativity to make an office space something more fun and exciting than your standard cubicle farm.

Sep 20, 2019

Firm completes renovation project for insurance agency

SAGE Design-Build renovated the second floor of a two-story building on Harrison Street in Emmaus for use as a new office for Patrick McNealis, owner of the building.

Sep 18, 2019

If you build it, they will come: The film industry could mean big business for the Lehigh Valley

Independent filmmakers and big budget studios are choosing to make movies in the Lehigh Valley, making a positive financial impact on the area. Yet, the film industry remains a relatively under the radar and undervalued segment of Lehigh Valley business.

Sep 17, 2019

Flex workspace company headed to Gateway building in Bethlehem

Venture X, a membership-based workspace company, signed a lease for the Gateway at Greenway Park building in Bethlehem.

Sep 17, 2019

Don’t miss out on the moment: From motherhood to career, ASR Media’s Ashley Russo mentors the next generation

Ever since 10th grade English class, Ashley Russo knew she wanted to be a journalist. Today, as founder of ASR Media and host of The PEAK TV, she is just like many of us, juggling motherhood and career. Russo, grateful for her success, reminds us to savor the many moments along the way.

Sep 17, 2019

A Conversation With: Andrew Denzel of the Denzel Group

The Denzel Group in Upper Macungie Township offers permanent (direct) placement, staff augmentation (IT Staffing) and executive search services – specializing in finding critically talented IT professionals, enabling organizations to effectively respond to changes in workforce demands.

Sep 16, 2019

Beverage manufacturer to invest $200M in new Lehigh Valley site

Park 100 Logistics Center, a two-building industrial site under construction near Route 100 in Upper Macungie that once served as a Kraft-Heinz plant, will soon be home to beverage maker Keurig Dr. Pepper.

Sep 16, 2019

Bill would limit carbon emissions at Pa. power plants

Members of the Clean Power PA Coalition recently announced their support of The Climate Change Mitigation and Energy Transition Act, which would instruct Pennsylvania’s Environmental Quality Board to slash power-sector emissions at least 90 percent by 2040.

Sep 16, 2019

Lauren Albright: She tackles work, and Cystic Fibrosis, with positivity

Lauren Albright has a demanding job with her family's imported tile business in Allentown. There are design consults, international orders to be placed and staff to manage. But, what few Creative Tile customers know is that Lauren also faces the demands of a chronic, life-long illness called Cystic Fibrosis.