In Montgomery County, Tom MacDonald attends the funeral of the first Plymouth Township police officer to die on the job. Thomas Ginsburg of the Pew Trusts Philadelphia Research Institute says new numbers show Philadelphia’s tax burden is lower than area suburbs. Susan Phillips previews the Shale Gas Insight Conference that begins tomorrow in Philadelphia. Kevin McCorry reports on the status of New Jersey’s health exchanges. Emma Jacobs highlights a Chinatown basketball team celebrating a big milestone. Peter Crimmins tells about a bonsai collection in Kennett Square and a new book of photography from it.