Reading >> While the word 'forecast' is bringing a fair amount of ire to the area right now, the concept has made Robert Patrizio's job as Berks County chief financial officer a lot easier.Several times a year, Patrizio puts together a five-year budget forecast, which helps the county plan ahead financially.
Reading >> Berks County played a part in a national study warning counties about the expenses of one part of the Affordable Care Act.Commissioner Christian Leinbach and Director of Human Services Arnel Wetzel contributed to the study conducted by the National Association of Counties (NACo) on the excise tax.
harrisburg >> A Montgomery County serial killer's conviction and death sentence have been upheld by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court with a harshly worded opinion that criticized the killer's federal defenders.The state's highest court denied the latest appeal by John C. Eichinger, who received triple death sentences for the 2005 Good Frid […]
Washington >> Congressman Ryan Costello, R-6th Dist., was selected to serve on two subcommittees under the House Committee of Veterans' Affairs.Costello will join the Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs and Economic Opportunity subcommittees geared toward aiding returning veterans. "In just a few short weeks as a Congressman, Ryan Cost […]