6.Kentucky | Economic news
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– The Cadillac Pub opens where Klingers was at 24 E. Main Street in Fleetwood
– II-VI Inc. (pronounced “two-six”) will become Coherent Corp., taking on the name of a company it recently acquired.
– ABEC, a company that provides services and products to the pharmaceutical industry, headquartered in Northampton County, will invest in a new disposable container facility in North Carolina.
– A new martial arts center in Lehigh Valley will hold a grand opening beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 10, with a ribbon cutting shortly after.
– The Bethlehem Township Planning Commission has approved a 248-space Amazon car park on Brodhead and Mowrer roads.
–The Bethlehem Zoning Hearing Board has denied waiver requests that would have allowed multi-family homes to mount on Southside properties at 508-512 Selfridge St.
– Northampton County Council voted 1-8 against tax relief for a proposed warehouse development in the Dixie Cup building on South 25 Street in Wilson Borough.
– The former Valley Farm Market, now known as Gerrity’s Valley Farm Market, will take on a new name from October 14: Gerrity’s The Fresh Grocer.
– Hamsa Exoticz is already open at the Lehigh Valley Mall, but will be holding a grand opening at 5pm on September 16 with the Whitehall Chamber of Commerce.
– A new Home Depot will open a 136,048 square foot building on approximately 21 acres of vacant land just off Hamilton Boulevard in Lower Macungie Township.
— Rocco Ayvazov’s general contractor Monocacy has received approval from the Bethlehem Planning Commission to construct a six-story building with 55 apartments and first-floor commercial space at 128 E. Third St.
– The old Allen Organ showroom building on Route 100 in Lower Macungie Township will be demolished and approximately 100 apartment units will be built.
– Reading Hospitality’s Catering by DoubleTree will take care of food at events at Reading Country Club, after Exeter Township supervisors approved a new deal.
– Natural healing is the focus of Reike Balance, which opens September 9 on Reading Avenue in West Reading.
– The Pocono Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening at the Bartonsville branch of the Farmhouse Cafe.
– The reopening date of the historic Frenchtown Inn overlooking the Delaware River in New Jersey remains uncertain.
– River Paws, a pet supply store, is across Race Street from the Frenchtown Pharmacy.
– The scheduled August 13 reopening date for Toby’s Cup has been pushed back after the owner said a dispute over occupancy of a house on the hot dog stand’s ownership delayed the reopening.