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!
"Creed" director Ryan Coogler never imagined setting his long-in-the-works "Rocky" spin-off anywhere but Philadelphia, the location of the original "Rocky" movie and all five of its sequels. But, for the first time since Sylvester Stallone ran up the Art Museum steps, the City of Brotherly Love is more than just a backdrop to th […]
"Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities." -- VoltaireYears before Navy Seals killed Osama bin Laden, this column argued that al-Qaida was capable of "theatrical acts of mass murder," but was not a military threat to the United States.The phrase infuriated some readers.
While it is encouraging to see college students actively involved in issues like civil rights, there is a self-righteous and reactionary element to this that is disturbing.An example comes from well-regarded Smith College in nearby Northampton. Last week, students organized a sit-in to bring attention to issues of racism on the Smith campus and other campuse […]