- Expect 422 Detours Next Week For Bridge
Installation of concrete beams for the U.S. Route 422 bridge near Stowe will cause traffic to be re-routed over several nights next week at the Route 100 interchange.
- Township Seeks Bids For Its Digital Sign
After years of wishing for a modern way to promote its events and activities, Lower Pottsgrove has officially advertised for contractor bids to create its own digital signage.
- In Just 10 Seconds: Weather Flag
Paying attention to the weather in Limerick Township may require watching a super-sized version of Old Glory wave in the wind.
- Pottsgrove Directors Re-Schedule Meeting
The new date for a previously postponed meeting of the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors has been set for a Wednesday, Feb. 17, at Pottsgrove Middle School.
- Weekend Stuff To Do On The Post Calendar
A half-dozen local events to celebrate Valentine’s Day, animal tracking in Green Lane, beer sampling in Phoenixville, a golf expo in Oaks, Scopttish and Irish music in Valley Forge, and Presidents Day shopping.
- Your Presidents Favor An Economic Boost
If George Washington and Abraham Lincoln were alive today, they’d encourage you to go shopping on their birthdays. Merchants at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets surely believe it.
- 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.
- Water Break Disrupts West Pottsgrove Day
Neither faculty members or students at West Pottsgrove Elementary School were endangered by a Wednesday water main break in Stowe. Parents were nonetheless given an option to pick up children early if desired.
- Claim Free Breakfast Thursday Morning
The Chick-fil-A restaurant in the Gateway At Sanatoga shopping center on West Lightcap Road is offering a free breakfast item this morning (Thursday) between 6:30 and 10 a.m. You hungry?
- In Just 10 Seconds: Wednesday At Pruss Hill Pond
Despite the cold and headaches it sometimes causes, winter in Lower Pottsgrove can be absolutely beautiful.
- Sanatoga Sale Satisfies Easter Sweet Tooth
Beat the Easter Bunny at his own game! Buy home-made chocolate-covered candy Easter eggs, pies and flowers from the Sanatoga Fire Company during its March sale.
- Search For Missing Man Ends In Tragedy
Police on Tuesday discovered the body of Harold P. Leister, 93, a Lower Pottsgrove resident, in his car submerged in the Schuylkill River. An investigation into his death his continuing.
- Intense Tuesday Storm Prompts Many Delays
Across area school districts and in local municipalities, a winter storm Tuesday that grew with intensity as night fell caused accidents and traffic back-ups, and led to plenty of event postponements.
- Sanatoga Park Project Contract Awarded
Expect improvements to the band shell area in Sanatoga Park, South Sanatoga Road, to begin in about mid-March, Lower Pottsgrove officials said. They’ll be in place in time for the spring concert series.
- Marking Fire Hydrants Suggested To Board
A former Lower Pottsgrove politician last week suggested the township should invest in markers to locate fire hydrants in heavy snow. Commissioners made no commitments, but said they’d consider it.
- Weapons Possession Charged In HS Arrest
Three arrests occurred during January 2016 at Pottsgrove High School, according to local police; one of them was reported to be for weapons possession.
- Melt-In-Your-Mouth Fun Arrives Saturday
See how 18th Century colonists put chocolate to use, during Valentine’s Day cooking demonstrations to be held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Pottsgrove Manor, West High Street, Pottstown.
- In Just 10 Seconds: Expecting More Traffic
Construction on least one of three housing developments near the Route 29 interchange of U.S. Route 422 is expected to begin within months. Expect traffic there to grow heavier over time.
- What’s Inside Public Works Box? Another Box!
When spring arrives and snow plowing duties have ended, Lower Pottsgrove’s public works crew will retrofit the township’s existing garage by putting another “building” inside it.
- When Weather’s Bad, The Bad Aren’t Stirring
Lower Pottsgrove Police Chief Michael Foltz sees a silver lining in the nasty weather that winter storm Jonas delivered late last month.
- In Just 10 Seconds: Sunday Morning Wake-Up
Before the burgers, beer, and Broncos’ victory that came much later, here’s how Super Bowl Sunday started for many across greater Pottstown PA.
Joe Zlomek, Managing Editor
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