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!
PHILADELPHIA >> An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday.Zion Harvey's forearms were heavily bandaged but his hands were visible as he flashed some big smiles Tuesday at a hospital news conference.
I've reported before on the growing rebellion against collective standardized testing among parents, students and even teachers' unions. But I'd never expected to see this May 3 headline from The Washington Post's Answer Sheet blog:"Why the movement to opt out of Common Core tests is a big deal.
The data are still being sifted and analyzed, but Pennsylvania's one-year experiment with a higher speed limit on rural stretches of interstates and the Pennsylvania Turnpike points to one conclusion: The 70 mph limit is here to stay.That undoubtedly will lead to the higher limit on other sections of limited-access highways, although it isn't expec […]