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!
POTTSTOWN - Residents can join the local YMCA wellness program for free which includes a fitness program, nutritional consultant and use of the Y facilities.The Pottstown YMCA started their "Y Wellness My Wellness" program in March and it has been a great success. The program is for Y members and nonmembers.
BLOOMING GROVE - With schools closed and the public jittery, authorities hunting for a suspect in last week's fatal ambush outside a rural state police barracks massed Tuesday in a forested area to check out a tip.The latest tip was from workers who said they saw an armed person wearing camouflage.
CHICAGO - A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who advocates for victims of domestic abuse are among the 21 winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants." The Chicago-based John D.