- Spring Valley Due To Return For More Review
Lower Pottsgrove planners declined Monday to endorse preliminary approval for the proposed Spring Valley Farms housing community. They expressed concern about outstanding engineering items.
- Registration Opens For Upper’s Community Day
Businesses and community organizations hoping to tell Upper Pottsgrove residents about their goods and services can begin to register now for the township Community Day, set for October.
- Airman Completes Basic In San Antonio
He recently graduated from military training. His parents are Pottstown residents.
- Kids Can Clash With Clans At Lego Camp
Limerick Parks and Recreation is offering a second Lego toys camp from Aug. 3-7 in the township. If your children know what this is about, they’re likely to love it. Get ‘em enrolled.
- Montgomery County’s Latest Emergency Dispatches
Did you just hear a siren? It could be the police, emergency medical service personnel, or fire companies being dispatched by Montgomery County’s Department of Public Safety. See its incident list here in real time.
- Ahead On The Calendar
Local events by the day, week or month. Got one to add? E-mail The Post.
- AccuWeather News And Tomorrow’s Forecast
A look at what tomorrow will be like, provided by AccuWeather.
- What’s Behind That Fence? On-Ramp Progress
Motorists who pass the now-closed Armand Hammer Boulevard westbound on-ramp to U.S. Route 422 see only a string of “no access” fencing. Behind it, though, work crews are making real progress.
- Planners Expect Spring Valley Farms Review
Spring Valley Farms, the community proposed to be built near Bleim and North Pleasant View roads in Lower Pottsgrove, is expected to be reviewed tonight (Monday) by the township Planning Commission.
- Ringing Hill Volunteers Train In Swelter
Was Sunday hot enough for ya’? Consider being out in that heat for a few hours, training on fire equipment to be ready for an emergency. That’s what the Ringing Hill Fire Company did.
- Lower Pottsgrove Chief Endures 65-Mile Tour
Police Chief Michael Foltz again this year was part of an annual fund-raiser to benefit emergency first responders. He was among thousands of bicyclists who rode Sunday from Philly to Atlantic City.
- For Chattanooga’s Loss, Mourning In Royersford
American flags in the borough stood at half-staff during the weekend to honor Tennessee’s fallen.
- No Gutter Balls In This Rupert Excursion
Students who attend Rupert Elementary School can enjoy free bowling for a limited time today (Monday, July 20) beginning at 10 a.m. at Limerick Bowl in Limerick PA.
- Grandview Reports Point Standings For Saturday
Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville has released points standings for its racers as of July 18.
- Cameras Could Watch PA Work Zone Speeders
The Pennsylvania Legislature is considering this measure for interstate highway work zones, but might it later apply in demonstrated problem areas like U.S. Route 422?
- Editor’s Selections Saturday In The Post
More allegedly unpaid tax woes for Lower Pottsgrove commissioner; suspect charged with murder in Norco shooting; Pottstown woman admits hiding wanted man; and the county’s new hybrid cars.
- What Your Business Needs Is Cash Flow
… Because without it you haven’t got a business at all, volunteers at the Pottstown chapter of SCORE explain.
- Pottstown Grad Finishes Army Basic Training
He completed his education in Columbia SC.
- Rehab Firm With Royersford Office Expands
Phoenix Rehabilitation and Health Services, which operates on Main Street in the borough, is growing through acquisitions.
- New 422 Lane Closures Beginning Sunday
A pier supporting the Trooper Road bridge that crosses U.S. Route 422 must be repaired. To do the work, PennDOT will close one 422 lane in each direction overnights from Sunday through next Friday.
- All Quiet On Pottsgrove Front Last Month
The remaining days of the 2014-2015 academic year at Pottsgrove schools within Lower Pottsgrove Township were uneventful for school resource Ofc. David Slothower.
- Weekend Stuff To Do On The Post Calendar
Star-watching in Green Lane; community days, colonial cosmetics and the sidewalk sale in Pottstown; cruise night back in Boyertown; jazz at Sanatoga’s Sunday summer concert; and Norristown honey bees.
- Rupert Elementary Workouts Go Hollywood
Students who attend the Pottstown school are being sought to participate in the filming of a workout video on Aug. 3. Check your egos at the door, but wear Pottstown gear with pride!
- Relive Your Playground Fantasy In Limerick
If you were among the last kids picked for the kickball team, now’s the chance to extract childhood revenge. Join, or watch, the Aug. 1 kickball tournament in Limerick Community Park.
- Editor’s Selections Friday In The Post
North Coventry shooting death ruled a homicide, suspect arrested; West Nile virus found in Pottstown; Bad check admitted in Limerick bank case; Repaving due on 7 miles of Egypt Road.
- Lower Pottsgrove Offers Rules’ DIY Guides
Some of the most complex rules and requirements known to any government, primarily stuff about land development, subdivisions and zoning, just received a re-write in Lower Pottsgrove.
- Exec Session Covers Real Estate, Litigation
Lower Pottsgrove commissioners met in private before the start of their first meeting this month.
- Police Charge Three With Drug Offenses
Three Pottstown men were arrested early Tuesday after an investigation that began with alleged trespassing at an East High Street business.
- Eat, So Pottsgrove’s Band Can Travel
Tickets are on sale now for the Pottsgrove High School Marching Band’s annual chicken dinner. Its proceeds will help defray performance travel expenses.
- Editor’s Selections Wednesday In The Post
Accused Lower Pottsgrove woman denied reduced bail in alleged arson case; Hill School receives $5 million science center donation; Pottstown council looks at reducing blight.
Joe Zlomek, Managing Editor
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