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!
The annual Richard K. Bennett lecture at Montgomery County Community College that was cancelled March 3 due to a forecasted winter storm has been rescheduled to March 24.This year's lecturer is author and sociological commentator Todd Gitlin who will share with audiences his first-hand experiences shaping the supercharged `60s as an early president of S […]
As directed by Steve McQueen, "12 Years A Slave" (2013, Fox, R, $30) touches a deep emotional chord.Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as a free black man named Solomon Northup who is kidnapped and sold into slavery. He winds up working for a monstrous plantation owner (Michael Fassbender) and his twisted wife (Sarah Paulson).
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Top officials in Philadelphia hope that Pope Francis will attend a huge Roman Catholic gathering planned for the city next year.Archbishop Charles Chaput, Mayor Michael Nutter and others will visit Rome this month to invite the pope to the eighth World Meeting of Families.