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!
A weekend festival raised some much-needed funds for area charities, including the Ministries at Main Street Homeless Shelter in Pottstown.NomFest 2016: Charity Food and Arts Festival was held Sunday at Kutztown Park to support agencies that help the poor and homeless.All proceeds benefit event founder Nom Prophets of Kutztown, Friend Inc.
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PHILADELPHIA >> Protesters loyal to Bernie Sanders signaled their intent to leave the Democratic Party after front-runner Hillary Clinton on Tuesday won the presidential nomination.Thousands of activists have taken to the streets in Philadelphia during the convention this week to voice support for Sanders and his progressive agenda.
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EAST NOTTINGHAM >> The Islamic Society of Delaware has applied for a special exception to establish a cemetery in Upper Oxford Township, and many of the neighbors are not happy about it.A special exception, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, is "a permission or approval granted an applicant to use land […]