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 >> Police have arrested a 17-year-old believed to have pulled a gun on a student outside a Community College of Philadelphia building, prompting a campus lockdown and a large police response.Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey told reporters Tuesday the boy was arrested shortly before noon Tuesday at an adjoining educational facility at the […]
HARRISBURG >> Gov. Tom Wolf wants a half-point increase in the state's personal income tax and a new extraction tax on natural gas drilling in an effort to solve the state's 3-month-old budget impasse, according to an administration document obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press.Basic details of the proposal, which Wolf planned to formally […]
HARRISBURG >> An audit of Pennsylvania's Department of Education shows that its "master plan" that's supposed to be a roadmap for statewide education policy has not been updated for 16 years.Auditor General Eugene DePasquale released the audit Tuesday. The Democrat is blaming "misguided leadership" on the department's […]