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: You missed the chance to communicate a life-or-death message to your readers when you answered a letter from an "Ohio Grandma" (July 14). Your reply understated the importance of storing medications properly and safely. What if the grandmother had placed a loaded GUN on the desk instead of medications? Both can produce just as deadly a r […]
By Mercury StaffCOLLEGEVILLE >> "The Picture of Dorian Gray," an upcoming premiere of a new adaptation of the Oscar Wilde classic, is held in former Ursinus President Bobby Fong's memory. Fong, who died unexpectedly Sept. 8, was an internationally-known scholar of Oscar Wilde and the editor of Poems and Poems in Prose, volume one in the […]
POTTSTOWN >> The Fabulous Greaseband, a seven-member nostalgic dance-party band and concert attraction, will return to the historic Sunnybrook Ballroom on Saturday, Oct. 4, for the annual Meals on Wheels fundraising event. The show will be held at the historic ballroom, 50 Sunnybrook Road, Pottstown.