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!
PHILADELPHIA >> The Phillies were three games shy of having stumbled through another unacceptable baseball season Friday when Pete Mackanin and his coaching staff were dragged upstairs for four hours of conversation."Very frank conversation," Mackanin said.Very.And about time.
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BIRDSBORO >> Lynn Bialek has built a garden for fairies in her backyard. It's something she looks forward to seeing every morning and especially at night when the lights within the little houses shine bright -- welcoming fairies to visit. It only took a few weeks for her to get everything set up, with the help of her husband Lee.
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Ben Simmons has a broken bone in his right foot and its unknown how long the No. 1 overall pick will be sidelined for the Philadelphia 76ers.Simmons was injured Friday during the final training camp scrimmage at Stockton University in New Jersey. The Sixers said Simmons rolled an ankle, and X-rays and an MRI revealed a fractured fifth metatarsal bone.