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Business Incubator Awarded Second Grant for Roof Replacement

Pennsylvania Awards the Bridgeworks Enterprise Center $500,000 RACP Grant Allentown Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) has been awarded $500,000 in Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) funds as part of $133 million in projects that were approved by the Commonwealth on December 23. The RACP funds will be used to match $500,000 of Economic Development Administration (EDA) […]

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Press Release: New Year – New Manufacturing Startups Calling Allentown Home

Three Early Stage Businesses to Join Bridgeworks Enterprise Center in 2014 Allentown, Pennsylvania – The Allentown Economic Development Corporation (AEDC), following its December 19th Board of Directors meeting, announced that three early stage manufacturing companies will join the business incubation program, housed at the Bridgeworks Enterprise Center, in early 2014. “We are very excited to […]

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Colony Meadery Looks To Build On Craft Beer Popularity

Here’s a tip for budding entrepreneurs: If you are looking for space at the Bridgeworks Enterprise Center, it might help to ply management with some great-tasting adult beverages. Just ask Greg Heller-LaBelle, co-founder and CEO of The Colony Meadery. He likes to joke that it was a sample of his company’s “Mo-Me-Doh” lime-and-mint flavored mead […]

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Funeral Industry Keeps Allentown Printer Alive and Thriving

They say print is dying, but don’t tell Robin Cook. Together with his partner, Edwin Jarvis, the operators of Rob-Win Press in Allentown’s East Side have made a healthy living for more than 35 years by providing the funeral industry with custom stationery such as prayer and acknowledgement cards, register books and service folders. Two […]

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