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!
HARRISBURG >> It's no secret that Harrisburg is a hive of lobbyists, each representing industries and interests that spend millions to persuade state lawmakers to bend laws in their favor.But perhaps what makes the charter-school lobby unique among the pack, says State Rep. Bernie O'Neill, a Republican from Bucks County, is its ability to dep […]
By Daniel Simmons-Ritchie For The Associated Press
pottsgrove >> "Do you know I love you and would have done anything to help you? That I wanted to believe you when you told me lies? Did you know hundreds of people would show up at your funeral?"Those words echoed through the large auditorium of Pottsgrove Middle School Thursday night, punctuated by a photo slideshow of seemingly happy memori […]
HARRISBURG >> While other states struggle to pay the upkeep on their highway systems, Pennsylvania is implementing a multifaceted, multibillion-dollar blueprint designed to accelerate road and bridge projects, improve mass transit systems and increase subsidies to local governments.The higher taxes, fees and fines approved in 2013 are being phased in o […]