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 >> If Phil Martelli could X-and-O one winning play, it would be to maneuver 10 bodies into one room, the door slammed, the key bent, the mission clear: Figure out a way to make something better of the Big 5."All the athletic directors, all the presidents," Martelli was saying the other night at the Palestra.
By Jack McCaffery email@example.com
He was a standout at Boyertown, an All-Ivy Leaguer at Brown, and now New England Patriots fullback and Gilbertsville native James Develin can add one more accomplishment to a growing résumé -- Super Bowl participant. Develin, in his second year with the New England Patriots, will participate on the biggest stage of American sports when the AFC Champion Patr […]
DOUGLASS (Berks) >> Newstell Marable, a longtime community activist and president of the Pottstown Chapter of the NAACP for more than 30 years, died Jan. 21 in his Old Douglass Drive home at age 84.Marable, who came to the Pottstown area as a young man from the deep South, was a civil rights activist on numerous local issues through his life including […]