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!
My predominant memory from a year ago this week was the rain. There was a ceaseless downpour everywhere in Rome. I was among the influx of media there to cover the coming election of a new pope. During that Lenten season, no one predicted what was to come -- a Rolling Stone cover story on the first pope from the Americas being the least among the surprises t […]
A recent comprehensive assessment of the health of the greater Pottstown area found that nearly two-thirds of adults and one-third of the children in the region are overweight or obese.The 2013 "Needs Assessment Report" commissioned by the Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation determined that the percentage of local adults who are overweigh […]
Would it be unfair to characterize those leading the voter ID opposition as the political equivalent of something you would scrape from the sole of your shoe? To conclude otherwise would require one to believe that newspaper editors, so dismissive of fraud, are unfamiliar with the 1993 Stinson/Marks election in Philadelphia which was deemed so corrupted by t […]