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 State Department says it can find only four emails sent between former Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton and her staff concerning drone strikes and certain U.S. surveillance programs, and those notes have little to do with either subject.She asks for a phone call in one, a phone number in another.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, including some serving life in prison, in an act the White House said continues Obama's push to make the justice system fairer by reducing harsh sentences that were handed down under outdated guidelines.
While I am not a resident of Pottstown, but I have been a longtime reader of The Mercury. For the first time since I began to read this paper, I am compelled to write to express my indignation at the lunacy of the Pottstown Borough Council over charging the Phillies Fire Company for the water they use solely because they have a social club at which alcohol i […]