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!
SCRANTON, Pa. >> Firefighters say a man drowned while trying to save a 9-year-old boy from an icy northeastern Pennsylvania stream.Scranton Fire Superintendent Pat DeSarno says a dive team recovered Robert Kehoe Jr.'s body from Roaring Brook at Nay Aug Park around 10 p.m. Sunday.DeSarno says a hiker and two college students helped pull the boy to […]
CHESTER, Pa. >> A busy section of Interstate 95 outside Philadelphia has reopened after a fatal crash.The highway was closed for about four hours Monday after a bread truck collided with a sport-utility vehicle in Chester around 3:30 a.m.Traffic was diverted from the highway between State Route 320 and the Interstate 476 interchange.
PHILADELPHIA >> A rapper convicted of fatally shooting a Philadelphia police officer is scheduled to be executed Jan. 8.Gov. Tom Corbett signed a death warrant Friday for Christopher Roney, known as Cool C.The 44-year-old Roney would be the first person executed in Pennsylvania since 1999.