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!
WASHINGTON >> Pope Francis will celebrate an outdoor Mass at the Catholic University of America when he visits Washington in September.The Archdiocese of Washington says the pope will celebrate Mass on Sept. 23 outside of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.The archdiocese says details are still pending.
BALTIMORE >> National Guard troops fanned out through the city, shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area of Baltimore shuddered from riots following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.The violence that started in West Baltimore on Monday afternoo […]
By Tom Foreman Jr. and Amanda Lee Myers The Associated Press
Editor's note: This is the second in a series of reports on strategies and programs available to help local government, businesses, residents and non-profit agencies work together to rebuild a prosperous Pottstown.By Evan Brandtebrandt@pottsmerc.com @PottstownNews on TwitterPOTTSTOWN >> It was back in the 1980s when Eric D.