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!
LIMERICK >> Black Friday shoppers were met with pleasant experiences this year as they wandered through the Philadelphia Premium Outlets.Christmas music could be heard Friday as shoppers bustled through the busy corridors filled with sale signs and planned their next stop on their shopping excursions.
The Super Bowl of shopping had an early start again this year, but the game isn't over yet.Early numbers aren't out yet on how many shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving. But it's expected that more than three times the number of people who shopped on Thanksgiving will venture out to shop on the day after the holiday known as Black Friday.
NAIROBI, Kenya >> Visiting one of Nairobi's many shantytowns on Friday, Pope Francis denounced conditions slum-dwellers are forced to live in, saying access to safe water is a basic human right and that everyone should have dignified, adequate housing.Residents of the Kangemi slum lined the mud streets to welcome Francis, standing alongside goats […]
By Nicole Winfield and Tom Odula The Associated Press