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!
Gold, Silver and Bronze. We've spent the last 17 days enthralled by the pursuit of Olympic honors by the world's best athletes. We will choose to remember the sterling efforts of U.S. standouts Simone Biles, Michael Phelps, Katy Ledecky, et al. We will remain in awe of Usain Bolt, who managed to achieve that rarest of Olympic track feats, the tripl […]
The Olympic Games left us with dazzling performances and heartbreaking defeats, smiles and tears, displays of true sportsmanship - and sour grapes losers.Our primary focus, of course, are the competitions and the athletes themselves. But equally important, at least from a "lessons learned" perspective for future games, is how well the host city far […]
The tragic deaths of three dogs in Chambersburg, Pa., who were reportedly chronically neglected, is another reminder of the need for stronger animal-protection laws.These dogs' deaths may have been prevented if Sen. Richard Alloway's bill to ban tethering statewide was not stalled in the House Judiciary Committee.