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 >> U.S. consumer confidence in September rose to the highest level in nine years, a hopeful sign that economic growth will accelerate in coming months.The Conference Board said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index rose to 104.1, up from 101.8 in August. It was the strongest reading since the index stood at 105.
NEW YORK >> When a product is hot, it can look like a surefire bet for an entrepreneur tempted to jump on the trend. A savvy strategy, though, takes into account what to do when the fad goes pfffft.Companies of all sizes try to take advantage of fads -- it's what big toy and Halloween costume makers do when a movie like "Star Wars" or […]
Oaks >> SEI Women's Network held its third annual Taste For Caring event at SEI's Oaks headquarters on Sept. 15. This year's event drew more than 150 attendees and raised $4,500 to benefit the Laurel House, a domestic violence prevention organization serving Montgomery County. The event aligned with the Women's Network's missio […]