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!
DARBY BOROUGH >> Police have charged the parents of the 1-month-old infant whose face was eaten by ferrets last week with child endangerment.A warrant charging Burnie James Fraim, 42, and Jessica Lynne Benales, 24, with five counts of endangering the welfare of children was filed on Saturday, according to online court records.
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MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> A 44-year-old Aston man was convicted Thursday on a dozen charges including attempted involuntary deviate sexual assault for trying to lure a 15-year-old boy into a sexual encounter over the Internet.That "boy" was actually Detective Gary Smith, of the Aston Township Police Department, who had responded to an ad William Sw […]
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CALIFORNIA, Pa. >> A longtime professor has been found dead in his office at a state-owned university in southwestern Pennsylvania.Burrell Brown, a professor at California University of Pennsylvania, was found dead late Sunday. He'd been on the faculty at the school about 30 miles south of Pittsburgh since 1989.