Local Politics

Former Pa. lawmaker to take another shot at House seat

David Kessler

69 News

A former Pennsylvania representative in Berks County is once again setting his sights on Harrisburg.

Reading mayor vetoes council, water authority agreement

69 News

Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer has vetoed the agreement between City Council and the Reading Area Water Authority.

Corbett camp yanks Texas governor's video endorsement

Rick Perry

Stuart Clark/CNN

Republican Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's re-election campaign is seeking to distance itself from Rick Perry's legal troubles.

Candidate for Congress talks Social Security in Reading

Candidate for Congress talks Social Security in Reading

The Democratic candidate for a Congressional seat in our area says he'll fight to keep Social Security from being privatized.

Corbett, Wolf agree on 3 gubernatorial debates

Tom Wolf and Tom Corbett

Pennsylvania's gubernatorial candidates don't see eye to eye on most campaign issues, but they have agreed on where and when they will hold their debates.

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Basketball game leads to shooting, stabbing in South Allentown park

Crime scene at Roosevelt Park
ALLENTOWN, Pa

 A basketball game at an Allentown park turned violent Tuesday night.

Local group turning hotel into home for homeless veterans

Local group is turning hotel into home for homeless veterans
POLK TWP., Pa.

A local group is working to help homeless veterans get off the streets.

Palmer Supervisors and residents review options on stormdrain flooding woes

Palmer Twp. supervisors review stormdrain plans with residents
PALMER TWP., Pa.

Residents brainstormed solutions to alleviate flooding problems in their Northampton County community.

Easton needs more black educators, pastor says

Pastor Phillip Davis speaking to the Easton Area School Board
EASTON, Pa.

Easton needs more black educators, the pastor of a city church told the Easton Area School Board Tuesday night.

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