Veterans’ Education Issues Subject Of State Hearing

Several speakers have already agreed to offer testimony during the public hearing on House Bill 841, to be held Wednesday at the Limerick Township municipal building.

Housing Community Proposed Off South Pleasant View

Lower Pottsgrove commissioners heard, but did not act on, a proposal Thursday to build up to 155 homes on a 57-acre parcel off South Pleasant View Road, at the west side of Sanatoga Park.

Surgery Ahead For Injured Township Police Officer

Lower Pottsgrove Police Ofc. James Kenney, injured during a Monday accident and facing surgery within days, received speedy recovery wishes Thursday night from township commissioners.

Township’s State Rep Holds October Health Expo

Rep. Mark Painter will conduct his free and second annual Senior Health Expo on Oct. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Sunnybrook Ballroom.

County-Supported Business Course Opens Oct. 2

The event, called "Be Your Own Boss," addresses how to start and improve your own business. It will be held at the Olivett Boys and Girls Club, 640 Beech St.

Rebuilt S-F Arboretum Dedication Set For Oct. 18

The ceremony that officially reopens the Spring-Ford Area School District memorial arboretum will be part of its 2014 Homecoming Weekend festivities.

Spring City Minister, Author Launches 2nd Book

A book launch party for the second novel written by "Pastor Bill" Beck of the Spring City Fellowship is scheduled for Oct. 6 in Collegeville.

‘Grove Confirms It Ended 2014 With Cash Surplus

Just how much income the Pottsgrove School District saved over expenses during the 2013-2014 academic year isn't yet known, but should be within a few weeks, its business manager said.

Cash Waiting To Be Claimed! Is It Yours?, DA Asks

More than $2,200 being held by the Montgomery County District Attorney's office is waiting to be returned to rightful owners. That may be you.

County Offering Free Flu Vaccinations In Sanatoga

Five area locations, including Sunnybrook Ballroom on Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., will be sites for free flu vaccinations offered by the Montgomery County Health Department. Just walk in.

Cameras Expected For 33 More Pottsgrove Buses

The Pottsgrove School District will spend $40,260 - a good investment, its school board president said - to equip 33 student buses with two-camera video recording systems.

‘Grove OKs $96,348 For HS Wireless Access Units

Buying new wireless access points for the Pottsgrove High reconstruction had been budgeted. Directors were unhappy the purchase had to be made separately, creating a social media stir.

Homey Mac And Cheese Comfort, In A Single Skillet

On today's Food Page: One-Pot Skillet Macaroni And Cheese (video), One-Pot Warm Quinoa Chicken Salad (video), Super Good Chili, Coco-Mango Smoothie.

What’s Available This Week In Local Real Estate

Here are properties available on the area's real estate market that could be seen Sept. 18-24 (2014) via YouTube.

Injured Township Officer Released From Hospital

Lower Pottsgrove Ofc. James Kenney sustained serious but not life-threatening injuries during an accident Monday night. He has been released from a hospital.

Hiring Law Firm On Pottsgrove Directors’ Agenda

The Pottsgrove school board agenda shows directors during tonight's meeting plan to hire an education specialty law firm for a "legal services consultation." It doesn't explain why.

Pennypacker Named To County Coaches’ Hall Of Fame

Pottsgrove Football Coach Rick Pennypacker will be one of three inducted during November into the Montgomery County Coaches Hall of Fame, the latest in a lifetime string of honors.

Sunnybrook Hosts Food Tastings Dinner Tonight

For a second year, chefs at the area’s most popular restaurants team up tonight (Tuesday) to provide what promoters describe as "amazing cuisine," hosted by Sunnybrook Ballroom.