Northampton Community College has new funding from the state to train workers to fill jobs that are in demand in the Lehigh Valley’s manufacturing sector.

Local pharmaceutical company Sharp, announced this week that it will hire hundreds of new workers as it prepares a $42 million expansion project here in the Lehigh Valley.

New research shows there is only a small chance of contracting the coronavirus by touching surfaces

Fans of The Morning Call have reason to be optimistic. On April 4, a second bid was submitted to buy the paper’s parent company.

Pennsylvania is preparing to ease COVID restrictions this weekend. Bars and restaurants can serve alcohol without food, lift curfews and increase capacity. But the move comes as COVID cases are on the rise and service employees may not be vaccinated yet.


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