After 28 events since October 2010, the Positively Pottstown Happy Hour is taking a break! These mostly-monthly gatherings showcased local businesses, arts organizations, bakers, restaurants, and caterers and brought people together for networking. I have a feeling it won't be too long before we're all getting together again... in the meantime, be well and buy local!
Norristown >> A 19-year-old Pottstown man wept as he admitted to being the triggerman in the gunshot slaying of another man in Liberty Alley last June, just one week after he graduated from high school, during a robbery then went awry.John Anthony "JR" Parson Jr., who listed an address in the 300 block of North Evans Street, pleaded guilty in […]
WEST CALN >> Three people are dead following an early-afternoon fire in a double-wide trailer, officials said.The fire occurred shortly after noon at the trailer in the 300 block of Hill Road. There is no cause yet. Sources said those who died are between the ages of 40 and 60; the owner of the trailer was not home at the time of the fire.
Pottstown >> Police are investigating the extent of an alleged marijuana manufacturing operation uncovered during a fire last week.As police were evacuating 37 E. Second St. Friday after a fire broke out next door, Capt. Robert Thomas said they discovered an illegal "grow house.""We were there as a result of the fire," he said.