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!
Pottstown >> Pottstown baseball legend Bobby Shantz threw out the first pitch Monday at the Pottstown High School field that bears his name. "This is always one of my favorite trips I make. I hope they invite me back next year,' joked Shantz who spent 16 years as a pitcher in the Major Leagues and was named Most Valuable Player in 1952 after […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) >> A firefighter rescued a 2-year-old who was discovered on the roof of a Philadelphia home.Neighbors in the Frankford section on Monday frantically called for the boy to sit down.Cellphone video obtained by WPVI-TV showed the child walking around the sloped roof as firefighters set up a ladder.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) >> The Pennsylvania House is debating whether to reduce its own 203-member size by about a quarter, to 151 representatives.A final vote on the proposal in the House could occur as early as Tuesday in Harrisburg.Reducing the size of the Legislature requires a constitutional amendment, so it has to pass both chambers in two consecuti […]