Lehigh to Convert Storage Facility into Apartments

Lehigh to Convert Storage Facility into Apartments

Charles Jefferson, the founding principal of Jefferson-Werner, said the project should be completed and ready for residents to move in by August 2018. The building will have...

Apartments Pitched for Former Ice House in Bethlehem

Apartments Pitched for Former Ice House in Bethlehem

Developer Charles Jefferson plans to create the next cool place to live in a building that started out as a 19th century icehouse in south Bethlehem. Inside a...

Lehigh University to get in on South Bethlehem Boom with Apartments

Lehigh University to get in on South Bethlehem Boom with Apartments

Lehigh has selected developer Jefferson-Werner, LLC, to convert the building into apartments. Tuesday night Bethlehem City Council was scheduled to vote to issue a certificate of appropriateness for...

U.S. Census Estimates Scranton Population is Growing

U.S. Census Estimates Scranton Population is Growing

Scranton may have increased its population to 77,291, which is up about 1.5-percent or 1,200 people over the last few years. Jessica Kalinoski of Admiral Management has helped...

The Leonard Theater Looks To Improve Adams Avenue By Drawing Crowds

The Leonard Theater Looks To Improve Adams Avenue By Drawing Crowds

Hundreds of party-goers took a trip back to the 80's as The Leonard Theater in Scranton hosted a "Back To The Eighties Show" The bash featured the...

Scranton’s downtown boasts elements for success

Scranton’s downtown boasts elements for success

Scranton benefits from several key elements that help spur downtown renewal: preserved historic buildings; numerous government facilities and nearby hospitals, colleges and other institutions; and a daily influx...

Samters Building Slated for Apartments

Samters Building Slated for Apartments

For years, people in Scranton have passed a prominent building downtown but have no idea what is inside. From the 1920s through the 1970s, Samters Brothers Clothing Store...

Developer Charles Jefferson Adds Long Empty Samter’s to Regional Portfolio

Developer Charles Jefferson Adds Long Empty Samter’s to Regional Portfolio

Charles Jefferson, whose investment groups own Montage Mountain Resorts, the Connell Building on North Washington Avenue and the Leonard Theater on Adams Avenue, purchased the 43,712-square-foot building for...

Plan for Relocation of Scranton Counseling Center

Plan for Relocation of Scranton Counseling Center

A relocation of Scranton Counseling Center from the city’s downtown to South Side entails redevelopment of old buildings in both locations, officials said. The plan calls for the...

‘Bar Pazzo’ to Open in Scranton

‘Bar Pazzo’ to Open in Scranton

Bar Pazzo will open soon inside the Connell Building. The building is also home to about 100 apartments. Downtown living is one of the reasons Bar Pazzo's...