Opening and closing: affaires events in the region | affaires infos

Here’s what’s happening at the Lehigh Valley and beyond. Il Gaetano Restaurante held a ribbon cutting Friday at 665 Columbus Ave., Phillipsburg, location. The restaurant is under new administration and has a new menu including salads ($7 to $9), pasta ($15 to $23) and a range of appetizers, chicken, veal and fish dishes from $15 … Read more

Consumers defy augmentation to prop up the economy. How immense? | bizness magazine

CHRISTOPHER RUGABER and ANNE D’INNOCENTIO, AP Business Correspondents WASHINGTON (AP) — With prices across the economy — from food, gasoline and rentals to cars, air tickets and hotel rooms — rising at the fastest rate in decades, you’d think Americans would put their spending on hold. Not so far. Consumers in general are showing amazing … Read more