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!
Nelson Mandela, the former South African president and a leader in the fight against the country's policy of Apartheid, has died at age 95, according to the Associated Press. Mandela had been fighting illness for several months and had been in and out of the hospital this year.Check back here for updates on this story.
NORRISTOWN - A Limerick man has joined his friend and conspirator in state prison for his role in a heroin-fueled residential burglary spree that targeted homeowners in Montgomery and Berks counties.Michael Raymond Benner Jr., 29, of the 100 block of West Ridge Pike, showed no emotion and declined to answer a reporter's questions as he left a Montgomery […]
NORRISTOWN - A Franconia doctor and his office manager son convicted of running a so-called pill mill for drug addicts want a judge to reinstate bail so they can be released from jail pending sentencing.Dr. Richard R. Ruth, 78, of the 300 block of Godshall Road, and his son, Michael, 46, of the first block of Ridge Run Road, East Rockhill, Bucks County, file […]