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!
LOWER POTTSGROVE - With a 7-1 vote Tuesday night, the Pottsgrove School Board Tuesday took the next step toward the commitment to spend $32.9 million on the expansion and renovation of Pottsgrove High School.The vote, to put the project out to bid, was not on the agenda for the night's meeting and board member Matt Alexander was absent.
UNION TWP. - A man was found dead at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday in French Creek State Park, the Berks County Coroner's office said Wednesday. According to a representative from the coroner's office, the man died from a self-inflicted gun shot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at 9:06 a.
The argument that a vegetarian diet is more planet-friendly than a carnivorous one is straightforward: If we feed plants to animals, and then eat the animals, we use more resources and produce more greenhouse gases than if we simply eat the plants. As with most arguments about our food supply, though, it's not that simple.