The mayor of Allentown took his campaign for governor to Reading.
According to the latest figures from the Revenue Department, Pennsylvania's tax collections are slightly above projections.
Reading City Council has approved a per capita tax hike as part of the city's spending plan for next year.
The Berks County Board of Elections has released the findings of its 15-month investigation of Reading Mayor Vaughn Spencer's campaign finances.
A bill to spend billions of dollars on roads, bridges and mass transit in Pennsylvania is past its final legislative hurdle and could soon be signed by Gov. Tom Corbett.