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Tuesday’s Headlines In The Sanatoga Post

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  • Township Community Day A Rousing Success
    With 61 photos. The combination of Halloween fun, fine fall weather, and big displays of Lower Pottsgrove and other first-responder equipment attracted hundreds to the township’s inaugural Community Day.
  • Lower Pottsgrove September Expenses $367,031
    Lower Pottsgrove incurred $367,031 in general fund expenses during September. Here’s where the money went.
  • ‘Tis The Holiday Bazaar Season Once More
    It’s that time of year when folks go looking for one-of-a-kind holiday gift items. There were plenty for choose from during the weekend in Sanatoga.
  • Photographers Again Fall In Love With Fall
    Three photos published Saturday on Instagram show how beautiful western Montgomery County is at this time of year.
  • Dickey’s In Limerick Gains More Companions
    The barbecue restaurant chain that operates a store in Park Towne Plaza will soon grow by six additional stores in Pennsylvania.
  • From One Problem, 2 Laws Set For Hearing
    One public hearing to be held Dec. 17 by Lower Pottsgrove addresses implementation of a new sign law. The other covers exempting township-owned properties from its own zoning laws.
  • Hit A Deer? Oh Dear! You’re Not Alone
    Pennsylvania ranks second only to West Virginia in the number of vehicle-deer crashes annually. Use extra caution as deer mating season plays out, Limerick police advised this week.
  • Editor’s Selections Saturday In The Post
    West Pottsgrove reports bridge will come down; “Fat Guy Across America” rides through Pottstown; Volunteer clean-up crews take to borough streets; Hill School promotes local business.
  • Lopez Attends First Meeting As Commissioner
    Lower Pottsgrove’s Board of Commissioners returned Thursday to its five-member strength with the addition of former Emergency Management Coordinator Ray Lopez.
  • Expect Traffic Changes For Community Day
    Expect traffic changes to accommodate the crowd anticipated to attend Lower Pottsgrove’s Community Day on Saturday in the Sanatoga Village Center. Watch for pedestrians, and drive carefully.
  • Editor’s Selections Friday In The Post
    Here’s a guy who admits he wanted to take delivery … of a UPS truck; Quilts a welcoming sight in Pottstown; Montgomery County has big plans for open space; Local tourism, drone-style.
  • Sheriff Arrests 3 Locally In Wednesday Raid
    The offenders were wanted for non-payment of child support and other violations. They were swept up during early morning hours as part of the National Family Violence Apprehension Detail.
  • Police Seem Everywhere In Bus Safety Week
    Law enforcers in Upper Pottsgrove and elsewhere across western Montgomery County remind drivers this week that the safety of children on school buses is a shared responsibility.
  • Editor’s Selections Thursday In The Post
    Son of accused Lower Pottsgrove arsonist wanted for parole violation; no rate hike due from Pottstown for water or sewer; West Pottsgrove man hopes to have statements barred in trial.
  • Royersford Free Library Plans Holiday Events
    Its full calendar of November (2015) activities and programs was distributed Wednesday.
  • Hartley Guest-Directs Ursinus Production
    Philadelphia actor and director Neill Hartley takes on the role of guest director for “All In The Timing” to be staged next week at Ursinus College.
  • Band Shell Project Expense Being Reviewed
    Lower Pottsgrove wants to make improvements to its band shell in Sanatoga Park. Senior citizens and others would benefit. But, oops!, bids for the work came in far higher than budgeted.
  • Check Out ‘Grove Library (And Its Books Too)
    Just as predicted, Pottsgrove High School renovation contractors have turned over keys to the high school library. Last Wednesday was move-in day for the library staff.
  • Lawmakers Offer Bill To Bust ‘Ghost Teachers’
    Two lawmakers in Harrisburg look to end the practice of allowing teachers to leave their classrooms and work for their unions while being paid and receiving benefits.
  • Reading Health Opens Douglassville Offices
    On today’s Health And Fitness Page: Reading Health has opened primary medical care, urgent care, and laboratory and imaging services in Douglassville’s Amity Professional Building. Also, read the latest featured stories from Medical News Today.
  • Wireless Pole, Home Projects On Zoning Agenda
    Limerick’s Zoning Hearing Board will hear appeals next week to build a wireless antenna facility in Linfield, install an outdoor fireplace in Limerick, and erect a small business sign.
  • Editor’s Selections Wednesday In The Post
    Lower Pottsgrove woman wants her trial moved, prosecutors oppose; Relay For Life begins anew in Pottstown; borough school board takes tax pledge; New Hanover proposal raises traffic concerns.

Joe Zlomek, Managing Editor

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