Month: February 2018

Lehigh Valley Heart Institute: Anita’s Story

Anita was excited to be a grandmother but a heart condition made her too weak to hold her grandson. A year later, her energy and stamina are back. Just in time too. Guess who wants to take her for a walk? Learn more about our programs at LVHN.org/HeartInstitute.

Studies are increasingly clear: Uber and Lyft congest cities

One promise of ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft was fewer cars clogging city streets. But studies suggest the opposite: that ride-hailing companies are pulling riders off buses, subways, bicycles and their own feet and putting them in cars instead. And in what could be a new wrinkle, a… This story original published here: LV …

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With Sands’ bid invalidated, Parx operator named winner of state’s fourth mini-casino auction

Call it mini-casino auction No. 4, part two. After the winning $ 9.9 million bid of Sands Bethworks Gaming LLC was invalidated on Wednesday because its selected location in western Pennsylvania was too close to another prospective site, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Thursday announced… This story original published here: LV Business Cycle – …

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Lehigh Valley native, Chris Hixon, among those killed in Florida school shooting

Original airdate: 2/15/2018 | A Lehigh Valley native is among those killed during a school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Athletic Director Chris Hixon had ties to Easton and went to high school in the Poconos. Chris Hixon’s high school classmates say he was a great guy who will be …

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