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!
PHILADELPHIA - Cody Parkey took a leg up on Alex Henery in the Philadelphia Eagles' kicking competition.Parkey made field goals of 54, 53 and 25 yards to help the Eagles beat the New York Jets 37-7 in the preseason finale Thursday night.The Eagles (2-2) and Jets (2-2) rested most of their starters and several backups.
PHILADELPHIA - Phillies President David Montgomery is taking a medical leave of absence after undergoing surgery for cancer, the team announced Thursday.In his absence, former General Manager Pat Gillick will assume Montgomery's responsibilities.Montgomery underwent surgery for jaw cancer on May 19.
MONT CLARE - A five-mile paddle fundraiser for the Schuylkill Canal Association brought in close to $2,000 Wednesday evening.The paddle took participants from the boat launch at Lock 60 down the Schuylkill River and back by way of the canal.Among the largest donations received at the event was $500 from state Rep.