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!
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia judge wants to know why a murder suspect appeared in court in a T-shirt that says "Crime Pays."Jeremiah Jakson is charged with strangling an art school graduate staying in the same boarding house while she looked for work.Prosecutors believe Jakson killed 23-year-old Laura Araujo (ah-RAW'-ho) in July in order […]
UPPER DARBY (AP) - The former boyfriend of a woman found strangled in her southeastern Pennsylvania home has been charged with murder in her death.Thirty-eight-year-old De-Schae Lowry of Upper Darby was charged Thursday with criminal homicide and first- and third-degree murder in the death of 38-year-old Masako Griffin.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities say a four-alarm warehouse fire in northeast Philadelphia overnight injured three people, including two firefighters.Fire officials said the blaze broke out shortly after 2:30 a.m. Friday in a vacant commercial building in the Kensington section of the city.Fire Commissioner Derrick Sawyer said a man emerged from that building […]