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 (AP) -- New federal rules to protect smaller streams, tributaries and wetlands took effect on Friday -- but only in some states.A federal court ruling Thursday, hours before the rules were to go into effect, blocked the regulations in 13 states. Those states had sued the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.
MOUNT BAKER, Wash. >> Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams of water cascade off the thick mass of bare, bluish ice. Every 20 yards, the water carves vertical channels in the face of the glacier as it rushes downstream.What little snow from last winter is already gone, so ice is […]
ROANOKE, Va. >> Businesses are reopening at the scene of this week's on-air shooting as more details surface of the gunman's long history of confronting and bullying co-workers at a succession of television and customer-service jobs.Friday's reopening of Bridgewater Plaza comes two days after Vester Flanagan, 41, killed two journalists f […]
By Alan Suderman and Adam Geller The Associated Press