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!
HARRISBURG -- Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and legislative leaders agreed Wednesday to restart budget talks after Wolf vetoed a Republican-crafted spending plan that every Democrat legislator voted against.As the state began the new fiscal year without even a partial budget in place, both sides said discussions would begin Monday in hope of bridging the vast gap […]
By MARK SCOLFORO and PETER JACKSON Associated Press
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's tax collections for the just-ended fiscal year exceeded projections by $412.2 million.The state Revenue Department said Wednesday that General Fund tax revenue for 2014-15 totaled $30.6 billion or 1.4 percent above estimates.The two biggest revenue generators -- sales and personal income taxes -- exceeded projectio […]
ST. PETER'S VILLAGE >> Pennsylvania State police are investigating the possible drowning of a youth in French Creek behind the Inn at St. Peter's Village in Warwick Township. Emergency units were called shortly before 2 p.m. Wednesday for the report of a child in the creek. The area is a popular swimming spot with a series of pools running th […]
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