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!
An Associated Press news analysis published earlier this month began by saying that "for the third time in a dozen years, counties and nonprofit agencies that make up Pennsylvania's social services safety net are girding to pay the price of partisan deadlock in Harrisburg."It's an unacceptable scenario precipitated by stubborn, unproducti […]
Steve was guest-hosting "The Diane Rehm Show" on NPR recently, and the topic was the nationwide upsurge in heroin addiction. The first caller was Stacy from New Albany, Indiana."It's funny," she said. "I'm listening to this show and I have a syringe of heroin in my hand."She had gotten hurt in the military, explained S […]
NEW YORK >> Macy's has an answer to T.J. Maxx and other stores that sell deeply discounted designer brands.The department store chain, which is set to open its previously announced "Macy's Backstage" discount stores this fall in the New York City area, gave The Associated Press an early look at one of its new outlet stores.