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!
If you ever had any question about what "going viral" means, look no further than the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.It's a perfect fit for social media. It's visual, fun, involves famous people, includes calling out your friends, and gives you a chance to check out people's reactions to an extremely uncomfortable situation.
Partisan antagonism rules the capital, drowning out most attempts at constructive compromise. But on at least one issue, reasonable lawmakers from both parties strongly agree: reforming the criminal justice system to reduce the prison population and enable former inmates to become more productive members of society.