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  • The Seltzer Group will be hosting a grand opening celebration from 4-7 p.m. on May 25 at 1328 Chestnut Street in Emmaus.
  • Unity Bank has provided a $500,000 Small Business Administration (SBA) loan to Easton residents Joanna and Maciej Siatkowski to fund the purchase and opening of Magic’s Gas & Grill at 1670 North Delaware Drive (Pennsylvania Route 611) in Forks Township.
  • DeSales University's Doctor of Physical Therapy program received national accreditation
  • Team Auto Tire and Service in Whitehall announced its baby-friendly facility upgrades, including a private feeding and pumping nook away from the standard waiting area. 
  • Muhlenberg College has named Robert Springall as Vice President for Enrollment Management.
  • Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare (LVBCH) names Carl J. Seitz, Jr. as new president. Seitz will take over for Tom Croyle, who retires July 1
  • Ric Baxter, MD, Medical Director of St. Luke’s Hospice, was honored this week with a lifetime achievement award from the Pennsylvania Hospice and Palliative Care Network (PHPCN.) The Nancy Bohnet Award for Excellence honors an individual who exhibits honesty and integrity in their everyday work and throughout their career.
  • The Lehigh Valley Physician Hospital Organization won a national marketing award in the 34th Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards.
  • The Allentown Economic Development Corporation has welcomed Amorphic Technologies the business incubation program at the Bridgeworks Enterprise Center.
  • George Chando, the retiring superintendent of the Phillipsburg School District, received the Citizen of the Year Award from the Phillipsburg Chamber of Commerce
  • LAMPIRE Biological Laboratories, Inc. completes acquisition of H.B. Custom Media, including all equipment, materials and personnel


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Business Matters with Tony Iannelli, is the region's only local business show on commercial television. Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce President, Tony Iannelli, hosts this weekly program that airs Monday's at 7:30pm on WFMZ-Ch. 69. WFMZ reaches 2.7 million cable, satellite, and over air with antenna households from Hazelton to the Jersey Shore. Business Matters is a half-hour interview show that gets inside the minds of business and community leaders to talk about their successes and challenges, as well as regional public policy issues and world trends. Topics range from legislation affecting the business community (right to work; immigration, prevailing wage...) to community at large issues (gun rights, school vouchers, taxes...). The show has 4 panelists representing two sides of an issue. One-on-One programs with VIP's include U.S. Senators Bob Casey and Pat Toomey, US Secretaries Hillary Clinton, Ray Lahood and PA Governor Tom Corbett...just to name a few!

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