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 - The beheading of freelance journalist James Foley has forced a new debate between the longtime U.S. and British refusal to negotiate with terrorists, and Europe and the Persian Gulf's increasing willingness to pay ransoms in a desperate attempt to free citizens. The dilemma: How to save the lives of captives without financing terror groups […]
By LARA JAKES and ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press
POTTSTOWN - The borough's street sweeping program is ahead of schedule, despite some hitches, and officials have altered the schedule and also realized that more effective sweeping will require the removal of abandoned cars.The schedule has changed so that sweeping will begin tomorrow, Aug.
LOWER POTTSGROVE - A man who threatened to kill himself and also pointed a gun at his father-in-law was arrested by township police.Ross T. Whyte Jr., 45, of Lower Pottsgrove, was allegedly arguing with his family at Walnut Ridge Estates the evening of Aug. 11 when he pulled a .357 Taurus revolver.