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Host Sally Handlon looks at the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley who are celebrating their 100th year of providing support to the community through nonprofits. President David Lewis and Vice President Marc Rittle share the history, current impacts, and future direction  of the organization.  

(Original air-date: 9/7/2017)

Economic Pulse: Week of 9/8/17

Sep 19, 2017

Dr. Kamran Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation. 

 Economic Pulse airs Friday at 5:44 p.m. during NPR's All Things Considered and Monday at 7:41 a.m. during NPR's Morning Edition. (Original air-date: 9/8/2017)

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle previewed the Celtic Classic 2017 on this edition of Lehigh Valley Arts Salon.

They talked with Marcie Mulligan, the Cultural Outreach Coordinator for the Celtic Cultural Alliance about what's in store for this year's Festival and Highland Games in Bethlehem.    (Original air-date: 9/18/2017)  

Kenn Michael previewed the upcoming 2017-2018 season at Lafayette College's Williams Center for the Arts with guest Hollis Ashby, the Artistic & Executive Director for the Center.

 (Original air-date: 9/11/2017) 

Eleanor Bobrow discussed a therapy that is being used at the YWCA of Bethlehem as well as at Gracedale in Nazareth. The therapy uses music to help patients who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease.

John Peace was joined by guest Brennan Pursell, PhD, MBA, to discuss the phenomenal success of Germany's economy. He also explained how Germany has become Europe's leading economy. 

Know-how, product quality, innovation, and cultural priorities are key, in Germany as well as Austria and Switzerland.  (Original air-date: 8/24/2017)

Economic Pulse: Week of 9/1/2017

Sep 11, 2017

Dr. Kamran Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation. 

 Economic Pulse airs Friday at 5:44pm during NPR's All Things Considered and Monday at 7:41am during NPR's Morning Edition.  (Original air-date: 8/31/2017)

Kamran Afhsar returned on this special edition of Lehigh Valley Discourse to once again present the results of the Kamran Afshar--Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber quarterly economic review of Lehigh Valley businesses.

Kamran was joined for a discussion on the state of the Valley's economy by Neal Koplin from Peoples Security Bank & Trust (Executive Vice President and Lehigh Valley & Delaware Region President) as well as Joshua Dodd from Univest Bank & Trust (Senior Vice President).

(Original air-date: 8/31/2017)

The Bayou's Morris Taylor on The Inside Dish

Sep 7, 2017

Michael Drabenstott  sat down to talk about local cuisine with one of the two Bayou Boys, Morris Taylor, who co-owns The Bayou in Bethlehem and Easton, Grain, Queen City BBQ, and Cork & Cage.

(Original air-date: 9/4/2017) 

Economic Pulse: Week of 8/25/2017

Sep 7, 2017

Dr. Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

Economic Pulse airs Friday at 5:44pm during NPR's All Things Considered and Monday at 7:41am during NPR's Morning Edition.

  (Original air-date: 8/25/2017) 

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