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!
MIAMI >> Henderson Alvarez pitched into the eighth inning to outduel Cole Hamels and the Miami Marlins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Tuesday night.Alvarez (12-6) gave up five hits and struck out two over 7 2-3 innings to lower his ERA to 2.70. Jeff Baker and Casey McGehee had RBIs for the Marlins in the 2-hour, 20-minute contest.
POTTSTOWN -- A borough man faces felony charges resulting from a string of controlled drug buys.Ernest McCalvin Jr., 53, of Pottstown, is facing multiple charges of manufacturing, delivery, or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver, intent to possess a controlled substance, and use and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to court documents.
NORRISTOWN >> The man convicted in March of leading an organization that bilked over $700,000 from the elderly in Pennsylvania was given a lengthy state sentence Monday.Montgomery County Common Please Court Judge William Carpenter sentenced Ross Rabelow, 55, formerly of Southampton, Bucks County, to four to 44 years in prison.
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