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!
When I was 5, my mom invited a bunch of my kindergarten girlfriends and their moms over for cookies, cocoa and caroling to celebrate the holidays. That tradition turned into an annual holiday ritual, and I grew up equating the holiday season with massive amounts of baking, particularly cookies.The holiday party tradition has carried on today, decades later.
PHILADELPHIA >> Roman Catholic leaders in Philadelphia believe as many as 2 million people will turn out to see Pope Frances during his first U.S. visit as pontiff.The pope plans to attend a World Meeting of Families event in late September and lead an outdoor Mass.Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput (SHAP'-yoo) on Monday says it gave him […]
FERGUSON, Mo. >> A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, media outlets reported Monday, citing unidentified sources.The Associated Press was not able to immediately confirm the reports, which included national and local news outlets citing unnamed law enforcement offi […]
By David A. Lieb And Andale Gross The Associated Press