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!
Washington >> We have become a nation charmed by offers that something might be free. Especially when it comes to credit. Let's look at the offers many consumers will receive as they shop for the holidays. Professionals call these promotions "deferred interest plans." But more commonly the advertising may say something like "No inte […]
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PHOENIXVILLE >> Administration in the Phoenixville Area School District expressed "disappointment" in the scores achieved by some of their schools after the 2013-14 School Performance Profiles were released this month.During the Phoenixville Area School Board meeting Thursday night, Assistant Superintendent Regina Palubinsky discussed how cho […]
While it's certainly not the only factor involved, its hard to deny the correlation between an increase in the number of poor students in a Pottstown school building, and the decrease of its School Performance Profile score.As The Mercury reported last week, the Pennsylvania Department of Education released scores for its two-year-old School Performance […]