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!
LOWER POTTSGROVE - Three fire companies arrived at the scene of a fire in one half of a duplex around 1 p.m. on Saturday. According to personnel on scene, the preliminary cause of the fire was an electrical issue in the attic of the home in the 1200 block of North Valley Road. None of the residents were injured, but that half of the duplex is uninhabitable a […]
Filmmaker Chiemi Karasawa has a special place in her heart for her hairdresser. But the reason has nothing to do with his hairstyling techniques and everything to do with his good taste in documentary subjects. It was hair stylist Piet Sinthuchai, who cuts locks at the Manhattan salon Vartali, who initially whispered in Karasawa's ear that she should ma […]
Pick up a copy of this Sunday's Mercury for a look at three influential women inside Parade magazine, plus get $135 in coupons.Parade magazine spoke with Condolezza Rice, Sheryl Sandberg and Anna Maria Chavez on what they want all girls to know and the importance of empowering young women. Together, the three women are working to ban the word bossy, whi […]