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Friday’s Headlines In The Sanatoga Post

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  • Township Seeks Nuclear Assistance Grant
    Lower Pottsgrove this week filed its application for a $1,000 grant to buy equipment it uses in offering training exercise assistance to the nuclear generating plant in Limerick.
  • She Smiled While Saying, ‘Tax Bills Ready’
    Lower Pottsgrove Treasurer Jennifer Marsteller put on her happy face and gave it straight to township commissioners: their tax bills are in the mail. Yours are too.
  • Executive Session Covers Personnel Issue
    The hour-long meeting was held Monday before the Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners began regular business.
  • Theirs Was A Snowy Argument, Police Say
    A Pottstown man has been cited for public intoxication by Lower Pottsgrove police after he was found arguing outside with the female driver of a vehicle at the height of winter storm Jonas.
  • In Just 10 Seconds: Running Through Drills
    After a day filled with school work, members of the Under-8 Girls Travel Team in the Pottsgrove Soccer Club showed up Tuesday night ready for practice.
  • Township Admits ‘Problems’ Removing Snow
    Lower Pottsgrove “fired” two snow plow contractors who did unacceptable work during winter storm Jonas, commissioners’ President Bruce Foltz said Monday.
  • Sunnybrook Names New Restaurant ‘Gatsby’s’
    The name for the 1920s-themed upscale casual dining restaurant is intended to reflect the big-band history and tradition of Sunnybrook Ballroom, its management company said.
  • Weather Service Calls Local Flood Watch
    Water levels in the Schuylkill River at Pottstown, as well as in creeks, streams and runs across western Montgomery County, are expected to increase significantly though Thursday.
  • In Just 10 Seconds: A Really Hot Meal
    Monday’s New Orleans buffet at the Western Montgomery Career and Technology Center was a successful sell-out. Pottsgrove students were among the preparers, with Cajun food so hot it was steaming.
  • Make Social Media Work For Your Company
    It’s a big, really social, world out there. How does your business reach customers using social media like Facebook and Twitter? Learn the basics Feb. 16 at the Spring City Library.
  • H&K Donates Paving Help On Sanatoga Road
    The multi-state contractor and construction materials company that operates the Sanatoga quarry recently donated $9,000 in material and manpower to fix a 700-foot stretch of Sanatoga Road.
  • Township Asks Farm For Money Up Front
    Flying Horse Farm on Rupert Road is looking ahead to an expansion. Lower Pottsgrove commissioners want to be sure farm owners fully cover its related costs.
  • Directors Who Were Out Were Snowed In
    Two Pottsgrove school board members were missing from its working session last week. Both were victims of winter storm Jonas, albeit in entirely different ways.
  • School Board Held Tuesday Exec Session
    It was said to have covered negotiations involving the Pottsgrove School District.

Joe Zlomek, Managing Editor

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