Commissioners Make Municipal Agency Appointments

New appointments are representing Lower Pottsgrove for regional planning and zoning issues.

Push It Back: Sanatoga Plans A ‘Housing’ Sept. 13

"A housing" is the traditional way fire companies welcome new apparatus into their fleets. One is planned Sept. 13, along with other activities, by the Sanatoga Fire Company. It's open to the public.

PA Seniors’ Anxiety Up As Election Draws Closer

An AARP Pennsylvania poll shows that likely voters age 50-and-older in the November election worry a secure retirement could be out of reach for them.

Pottsgrove Administrative Salary Costs Up 9.8 Percent

Two 2014-15 salary lists, for executives and "Act 93" employees, were approved Tuesday by the school board totaling $1.82 million. That's up from $1.64 million during 2013-14.

What’s Available This Week In Local Real Estate

Here are properties available on the area's real estate market that could be seen Aug. 21-27 (2014) via YouTube.

Limerick Looks For Retirement Investment Help

The township in July called for professionals to offer investment management and account administration to its employee retirement plans. Applications are due Sept. 5.

Classic Italian That’s Fast To Fix For The Hungry

On today's Food Page: Quick Bolognese Italian Meat Sauce with Fettuccine (video), Watermelon Agua Fresca, 3-Layer Caramel and Chocolate Marshmallow Bars, and Gluten-Free Brookies.

North Of Sanatoga, This Farm Grows Up And Up

In fields surrounding Sanatoga, farmers grow crops spread over dozens of acres. A new demonstration site farther north, though, saves space by spreading up ... in an old warehouse.

At Pottsgrove, A First Day Back Like Most Others

Monday, the first day back to school at Pottsgrove High, was everything you might expect: a little confusing, a little routine, and a lot of smiling faces.

Convictions Complete, Township Honors Law Enforcers

11 photos. Prosecutors, investigators, detectives, patrol officers: if any were involved in the year-long and now ended Kareem Borowy murder case, they received Lower Pottsgrove's thanks Thursday.

Researchers Say Fit Children Have Beefier Brains

Children who exercise and are physically fit may not necessarily be smarter, according to a newly published study, but their brains may be more efficient.

Gone From Pottsgrove Crossing, But Not Forgotten

A crossing guard for Ringing Rocks Elementary School is hanging up his belt, and received the community's thanks Thursday night.

DUI Charge Added After Driver’s 422 Speeding Stop

A Reading man faced charges of speeding and driving under the influence after he was stopped early Friday morning in the westbound U.S. Route 422 construction zone.

Unrelated Police Investigations Result In Charges

Two Pottstown men were charged in separate and unrelated incidents during the course of suspicious vehicle investigations conducted by Lower Pottsgrove police.

Steel Rising For Limerick Public Works Facility

Ground-breaking by township officials was barely a month ago. Now the steel skeleton for the 22,000-square-foot, $2 million structure off West Ridge Pike is on its way up.

Adults, Kids Alike Visit New Gilbertsville Center

The Gilbertsville YMCA's new indoor turf field was occupied Saturday by children laughing and playing soccer. Upstairs in the training mezzanine, adults engaged in serious exercise.

Sixteeen Pottstown Area Students Win Academic Honors

Sixteen area residents have been singled out for academic honors and achievements, as reported this week by their respective colleges and universities.

Principal Publishes Pottsgrove High Newsletter

Dr. Bill Ziegler's latest attempt to keep parents, students and the community informed was issued Friday (Aug. 22).