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!
COURTHOUSE >> The former Pennsylvania State Trooper whose recklessness during a firearms training class caused the death of State Trooper David Kedra was sentenced to a brief stint in county jail followed by months of house arrest on Friday.Richard Schroeter, 43, was sentenced to 90 days to 18 months in county jail but will only serve two weeks in Mont […]
PHILADELPHIA >> Remember all those stories about massive crowds packing SEPTA's regional rail lines headed into the city for the two-day visit of Pope Francis in late September?Maybe not.SEPTA Thursday offered an update on sales of those special papal passes that riders must use to access the regional rails on Sept.
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. >> A Benedictine monk who works at a private Rhode Island school has discovered that finding solitude is no easy feat, even 175 feet in the air.Brother Joseph Byron was recently relaxing atop the Portsmouth Abbey School's wind turbine -- as he often does -- when a drone zoomed in.