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!
Which came first - the play or the movie? Although many people are familiar with "August: Osage County" because of the current movie, I deliberately chose not to see the film, because I knew I would be seeing the Pulitzer Prize-winning play at Steel River Playhouse. I am a firm believer in seeing the story in its purest form - in this case, the d […]
WASHINGTON - Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.As part of trade talks, the European Union wants to ban the use of European names like Parmesan, feta and Gruyere on cheese made in the United States.The argument is that the American-made cheeses are shadows of the original European […]
National Penn promotes Karen ChristmanBOYERTOWN - National Penn Bancshares Inc. has announced that Karen Christman has been promoted to senior vice president and retail regional manager for National Penn's Central Region. She reports to Jim Ferry, senior vice president and retail bank director for National Penn's Central Region.