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!
DERRY (AP) - A western Pennsylvania man has ordered to stand trial on charges he entered his ex-girlfriend's home and shot her nine times while she was in bed watching television with her 15-year-old daughter, while three other siblings were at home.A district judge ordered 51-year-old Arthur Whitfield III, of Josephine, to trial and also revoked the $2 […]
WILLIAMSPORT (AP) - Residents and officials in flood-prone north-central Pennsylvania are warning that a new federal law ending subsidized insurance in certain areas will bankrupt homeowners, drive down property values and deplete tax bases.They testified during a Wednesday hearing in Williamsport held by Lycoming County's planning and development depar […]
SHARON (AP) - A western Pennsylvania police department is cleaning out its station - but plans to keep a Tommy gun that, according to local legend, was purchased so the city's cops would have a "level playing field" if Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger ever came to town.Sharon police Chief Mike Menster tells The (Sharon) Herald (http:/ […]