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!
America's largest full-time state Legislature will keep Pennsylvania known as the State of Corruption until and unless Pennsylvanians demand that lawmaking revert to the part-time pursuit it once was and should be.Pennsylvania's 253 full-time lawmakers have a budget of $277 million, about 2,700 staffers, salaries of $84,012 to $131,129, generous pe […]
UNION TWP. - French Creek State Park conducted a long-scheduled controlled burn recently in what they hope will become a regular program to fight invasive plant species."We have planned this burn for three years and the weather hasn't been right for it," said Joe Frassetta, manager of the William Penn District of the Pennsylvania Department of […]
The debate over campaign contributions is never-ending for a simple reason: Both sides of the argument have merit.On the one hand, of course money is speech. For most citizens, contributing to politicians or causes is the most effective way to augment and amplify speech with which they agree.