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!
The University of Connecticut field hockey team is flying high and a big reason is the play of junior Casey Umstead.Umstead (Upper Perkiomen) has eight goals and three assists for 19 points for the 9-0 Huskies. She has two game-winners and is 3-for-3 on penalty strokes. Her penalty stroke was the deciding score in a 2-1 victory over Massachusetts on Sept.
Pay attention. This gets confusing: Unhappy with how they're labeled, in order to discourage those who label them, some members of Congress have proposed banning useful labels, formed a coalition and labeled it "No Labels."No Labels labels itself as a force for "good" by seeking to reduce Washington's partisan labeling.
ROYERSFORD >> An estimated $10 million expansion plan of Spring-Ford Area Senior High School's fitness and performing arts centers had plenty of community members buzzing at a recent school board meeting. During the Sept. 19 meeting, more than two dozen people lined up at the podium to support expanding the 17-year-old school.
By Leslie Lighton-Humphreys For Digital First Media