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 >> March certainly came in like a lion, after periods of snow and ice hit the region Sunday. After dropping as much as an inch of snow and a quarter inch of ice, Old Man Winter lingered throughout the afternoon and into the evening with periods of sleet and freezing rain. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning, which remai […]
America during the 19th century went from an insignificant country that hugged a narrow strip of land along the Atlantic coast to a nation that spanned a continent, from a country of farmers and small craftsmen to a superpower with the world's largest industrial output.Of course, immigration and land acquisition played key roles in this explosive growth […]
Feb. 16, 2015: Nineteen rail cars carrying Bakken crude oil derailed 30 miles from Charleston, W. Va., causing the oil to ignite and send a fireball hundreds of feet into the air. Hundreds were evacuated, and several homes damaged or destroyed. Miraculously, there were no serious injuries or deaths.