New companies planning to increase their rail shipping output in Berks County will be among an increasing number of companies benefiting from a boost in state rail project funding.Read More »
The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency has awarded $359,479 in annual tax credit funding to Housing Development Corp. MidAtlantic in Lancaster for a $5 million affordable housing project in Reading.Read More »
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has awarded $996,713 to 134 small businesses across the state to invest in energy-efficiency or pollution-prevention projects.Read More »
When most people hear the name J.P. Mascaro & Sons, they think of waste hauling.Read More »
Kutztown University President F. Javier Cevallos has officially been named the 16th president of Framingham State University in Massachusetts.Read More »
The frequent snow this winter hasn't been kind to PennDOT's piggy bank.
The agency has already plowed away about 70 percent of its $3.4 million winter maintenance budget for treating roads and removing snow in Berks County.
State Sen. Judy Schwank is leading the effort to support a bill that would expand and hasten creation of special development zones that Reading missed out on last month.Read More »