In other political news, several major newspapers have endorsed Tom Corbett (R) and Dan Onorato (D). The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is endorsing Corbett while Onorato received the support of the Philadelphia Daily News, the Scranton Times-Tribune and the Easton Express-Times.
Fulton Bank has asserted its dominance in the Lancaster County financial services market and expanded its lead over number two rival Susquehanna Bank.
Fulton Bank has 23.09% of all Lancaster County deposits, up from 21.3% last year. Fulton increased its lead over rival Susquehanna Bank from 3.37% to 5.14% over last year. Both banks are based in Lancaster County. Susquehanna Bank is based in Lititz and Fulton Bank has its headquarters in Lancaster City on historic Penn Square.
Fulton Bank has a branch in Pottstown located at 799 State Street in the Pottstown Plaza shopping center. Susquehanna Bank maintains a very visible presence downtown Pottstown occupying a 5-story building at the corner of High and Hanover Streets.
The William Penn Memorial Fire Tower in Reading offers a 60 mile panoramic view! From the skyscrapers in Philly to Palmerton‘s bald mountain and more.
If you would like the opportunity to see this gorgeous panorama, the fire tower in Reading will be open to the public on November 20th and December 18th! You have to be willing to walk the 168 steps to the top, but it is well worth it.