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    Donegal Square’s Hope For Life

    A few years back, Neville Gardner, proprietor of Donegal Square and McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub, took part in the American Cancer Society’s “Real Men Wear Pink” campaign.

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    Winter 2021: Small Business. Big Heart.

    As the Lehigh Valley continues to recover, please make it your personal mission to continue your efforts to make every day a love local day. Thanks to our friends at Wind Creek, here are some of the faces of the Lehigh Valley’s retail and restaurant community.

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    The Lehigh Valley Gives Local

    Join us in celebrating the organizations that make it their mission to support the Lehigh Valley in immeasurable ways.

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    Venture X: Where Your Work Is Your Art

    VENTURE X provides world-class office space, amenities, and services that have been meticulously designed for your wellness and productivity…right here in the heart of the Lehigh Valley. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, small business, or global company with a local presence, Venture X delivers speed, quality, and flexibility with all-inclusive pricing. Venture in, grab a coffee with Terry, and take that tour.

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    The Power of Art

    Art is, and has always been, our universal language. Art doesn’t show people what to do, yet engaging with a great piece of art can connect with the senses, body, and mind. It can make the world felt. This feeling can spur thoughts, further creativity, and elicit change. And that is exactly what’s been happening in the Lehigh Valley.

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    An Artistic Collaboration

    The story of a cover: What began as one artist's idea of lending his work to collaboration ended in something quite remarkable. Calls were made, and these four Allentonians got to work.

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    Fig Authentic: Tyrone Webb

    Leading the way through innovation.

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    Allentown Art Museum

    The Allentown Art Museum is going big this fall, expanding their popular Cocktails & Collecting mixer, hosting a major exhibition of wondrous washi and celebrating the return of their world-renowned Rembrandt painting, which is, uh, yeah, kind of a big deal in itself.

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    Kate & Colin: A Fig Welcome

    We could not be more excited to introduce you to Kate Hughes, our new Fig Director in the Lehigh Valley, and Colin Coleman, our LV Fig photographer. They are a dynamic duo who represent all that is interesting, impactful, and inspiring in the Lehigh Valley.

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    Fab Lab: Dream. Design. Create.

    The Fab Lab at Northampton Community College offers access to machine training, software, and prototyping services. Their state-of-the-art facility is equipped with woodworking, metalworking, molding and casting, recording studio, electronic soldering, and programming and graphical printing equipment.

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    Fig Authentic: Yadira Colon-Lopez, Community Action Development Corporation of Bethlehem

    Authentic | Leading the way through innovation and example

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    Authentic: Dr. Stephen Tang, OraSure Technologies

    Stephen S. Tang, PHD has been the president and CEO of OraSure Technologies since 2018, though he joined the board in 2011—and has watched the company grow since he was a graduate student at Lehigh University in the 1980s. After he received his PhD in chemical engineering, he was manager of Lehigh’s biotechnology research center, where OraSure’s predecessor was in residence.

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