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!
AMATRICE, Italy >> Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian towns to rubble Wednesday. The death toll stood at 120, but the number of dead and missing was uncertain given the huge number of vacationers in the area for summer's final days.
By Paolo Santalucia, Frances D'Emilio and Nicole Winfield The Associated Press
NORRISTOWN >> A Quakertown man has admitted to his role in breaking into a Souderton home.Doran B. Snider, 23, of the 200 block of West Broad Street, pleaded guilty in Montgomery County Court in front of Judge Thomas P. Rogers to a felony charge of robbery, according to court documents. Snider was arrested after police responded to a call on the unit b […]
WASHINGTON >> After scanning the vast reaches of the cosmos for Earth-like planets where life might exist, astronomers have found one right next door.A planet that is rocky like Earth and only slightly bigger has been discovered orbiting Proxima Centauri , the nearest star to our solar system, scientists reported Wednesday.