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!
DEAR ABBY: It has been a year since my mother passed away. The month of February was especially tough because it was the month of her birthday and also the month in which she died. Mother's Day will be here soon, and I'm already feeling bitter, anticipating all of the commercials, advertising, brunches and everything.
By Kathleen MartinAnyone who has looked into hiring caregivers for an ill or elderly, frail loved one has probably been tempted to "hire" caregivers "under the table" since it seems less expensive. Sometimes this arrangement happens by chance, when what is seen as a viable short term "fix" turns into a longer term arrangement.
Philadelphia's Mark Webber will never forget the moment he decided to become an actor. He was 10 years old and discovering "Superman" for the first time. Watching the movie starring Christopher Reeve was such an overwhelmingly magical experience for the youngster, who was then homeless, that he began trying to figure out a way to make it last […]