| May 1, 2012
| 7:23 AM
The Indiana Economic Development Corporation, together with The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL), a national retailer of athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, announced Tuesday the company's plans to expand its operations here, creating up to 327 new...
| May 19, 2012
| 5:11 PM
Phillipsburg Mall is home to anchors like Sears, Bon-Ton, Kohl's and JCPenney's.
But have you noticed that the mall's corridors are riddled with vacancies?
I witnessed the sea of empty storefronts as I walked through the mall during lunchtime Wednesday....
| May 25, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P., a refiner and processor of specialty hydrocarbon products, announced plans Thursday to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 48 new jobs by 2015.
The company, which produces oils, solvents, waxes and gels...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Amby Burfoot says he has surprised himself this year.
The 66-year-old Emmaus resident is training more and running more than he has in 20 years, and he's been doing it at a perfect time.
On Monday, Burfoot will toe the line for the start of the Boston...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The Boston Marathon is a rite of spring in New England, one of the great festive days of the year. Many's the time we've gone up early for the Red Sox game and then walked over to Kenmore Square to watch the runners scoot or struggle past. The city is...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Paul Harris had just crossed the Boston Marathon Finish Line when he heard the explosions.
"I was up in the waiting area for family when I heard the explosion,” Paul said over the phone Monday.
The runner from Pratt was one of four with the "K-...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Some things seem to take forever in the retail world, like the opening of the new Weis Markets in Fogelsville or the Golden Corral at Lehigh Valley Mall in Whitehall Township. Eager shoppers and diners couldn't wait for either of those places to be up and...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 4:40 PM
First, I'd like to thank all the kind readers who welcomed me back to work and to Retail Watch after my extended medical leave. It really warms my heart to know how caring you all are.
Here at The Morning Call, we often find readers are more likely to...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 6:09 PM
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| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
College basketball fans may have a love/hate relationship with the Duke Blue Devils, but there’s no doubting that the program is one of the most successful and influential of the past 20 years. On Sunday, March 11, at 8pm ET on truTV, former Duke...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich wrapped his bid to win the Florida primary with a statewide fly-around that ended in Orlando, Monday night. Gingrich, joined by wife Callista, and Michael Reagan –the son of former president Ronald...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Republican presidential contender Newt Gingrich drew his largest central Florida crowd yet, estimates ranging from 1,500 to 3,000 cheering, sign-waving supporters welcoming him to the stage in a Barnes & Noble parking lot, in The Villages, Sunday...