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!
Pottstown >> After weeks of negotiations, stalled talks and the threat of a one-day strike, a contract agreement has been reached and approved for 275 union employees at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Members of the Service Employee International Union (SEIU) Healthcare Pennsylvania, voted Tuesday to ratify the new 3-year agreement.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thousands of federal inmates serving sentences for drug crimes are set for early release next month under a cost-cutting measure intended to reduce the nation's prison population.The more than 5,500 inmates set to go free in November are among the first of what could eventually be tens of thousands eligible for release.