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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) hosts a Job Fair, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Oct. 31, Community Services Center, main campus, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township.

Participants are encouraged to bring resumes and wear professional attire as local and regional employers will be available to discuss full-time, part-time, seasonal and internship opportunities.

The event is free and open to the public.

Information: Career Development Center, 610-799-1090

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

October 15, 2013



Allentown, PA - Phoebe Ministries is pleased to announce the following change in staffing:

Sally Prior, NHA, PCHA, was promoted to Administrator of Phoebe Allentown Health Care Center. In this position, she will assist the Executive Director of the Phoebe Allentown Campus in managing and directing the day-to-day functions of the campus in accordance with federal, state, and local standards,...

LV Foundation launches new website

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

The Lehigh Valley Community Foundation has launched SHARE lehigh valley, a website that is a collaborative resource for non-profits, donors and the community at large.

SHARE Lehigh Valley contains a database of non-profits in the area, a shared resource to offer and receive help, and a knowledgebase of national data.

The site, sharelehighvalley.org, previously known as the Lehigh Valley Community Platform, was administered by the Lehigh Valley Research Consortium and the...


Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) hosts an Open House for prospective students and their families, 6 - 8 p.m. Oct. 24, Community Services Center, Main Campus, Route 309, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township.

LCCC Admission and Financial Aid representatives and academic counselors and Academic Program coordinators will be on hand to answer questions.

The Open House is an opportunity for prospective students and their parents to tour the campus.

Interested students...

Sacred Heart taps Pediatrics Chair

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Sacred Heart Healthcare System has announced that Andrew Unger, M.D., has joined the organization as Chair of Pediatrics and Neonatology Services.

Dr. Unger received a medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a B.A. from Columbia University. Unger did his internship and residency in pediatrics at Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, and his fellowship in the division of Neonatology at the University of California Davis Campus, Sacramento.


Stop along the LV wine Trail

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

The eight locally-owned and operated wineries of the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail will introduce wine lovers to the region's official wine grape during Chambourcin Weekend, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Oct. 19 and noon - 5 p.m. Oct. 20.

The Chambourcin is the only wine grape that is grown by all eight wineries in the greater Lehigh Valley. There are more than 40 acres of Chambourcin which ferment into approximately 150,000 bottles of wine. The wineries craft it into several styles of wine, including...

LVHN takes over Westfield Hospital

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and Westfield Hospital have announced an agreement that will allow LVHN to acquire the assets of Westfield.

LVHN plans to transform Westfield into the Center for Orthopedic Medicine. LVHN will operate and staff the new orthopedic center at Westfield's site, 4815-4825 W. Tilghman St., South Whitehall Township.

Ronald Swinfard, LVHN president and CEO, said the care at the center will run the gamut of orthopedic care with the focus on total...

Lafayette $27.9-million gift for science facility at college

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lafayette College has received one of the largest contributions in the college's history from Trustee Kent Rockwell, Lafayette College, Class of '66. The gift, made to a trust that Rockwell established benefiting the college, was in the form of stock that was sold for $27.9 million.

The gift is expected to support a new interdisciplinary science facility at the college.

"We are immensely grateful for this extraordinary and historic gift," said Lafayette President Alison Byerly...

Phoebe appoints Director of Nursing

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Wendy Hildenbrandt, RN, has been appointed Director of Nursing, Phoebe Allentown Health Care Center.

She is responsible for developing, implementing and achieving annual goals and objectives as established in the operating plan; managing and organizing the nursing department; and ensuring departmental compliance with various operating policies and procedures.

Hildenbrandt, employed by Phoebe since 2006, was previously unit manager in the Bridgeways neighborhood and Dementia...

Lehigh U. named in Top 25 for entrepreneurship program

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lehigh University has been ranked No. 20 on The Princeton Review's "Top 25 Undergraduate Schools for Entrepreneurship Programs for 2014."

Lehigh officials cited the university's entrepreneurship programs, led by its Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation, in receiving the award.

It's the third time Lehigh has received the Princeton Review Top 25 ranking. This summer, Lehigh was also named one of "10 Great Colleges for Aspiring Entrepreneurs" by Online-...