Asphalt Paves Pottsgrove Route For First Responders

Paving is complete for an emergency access route between Pottsgrove Middle School and the Coddington View housing community to its west.

Pledge, Presentation Marks Sanatoga Fire Ceremony

New and current pieces of apparatus owned by the Sanatoga Fire Company were formally housed Saturday during a slightly damp but nonetheless uplifting ceremony on East High Street.

‘Grove Knows 2015-16 Magic Tax Number: 2.6 Percent

School district Business Administrator David Nester on Tuesday delivered his first news of the coming budget season by calculating how much Pottsgrove might be able to raise taxes next year.

Pottsgrove Personnel Decisions Affect 28 Positions

Pottsgrove school board personnel votes Tuesday covered an administrative appointment, three professional staff actions, five support staff actions, and 20 other authorizations.

Teachers Praise Turnout Wednesday At High School

12 photos. Pottsgrove High School teachers said they were pleasantly surprised by the strength of parental turnout during Wednesday's Back-To-School night.

Pole Barn Proposal Attracts Commissioners’ Notice

Lower Pottsgrove's manager has been asked by township commissioners to appear at a Sept. 17 zoning hearing and comment on the large size of a pole barn proposed for Welsh Drive.

Civil Service Board To Review Promotions List, Hiring

Certifying a promotions list, and discussing eligibility for new hires both are on the brief Sept. 17 agenda of the Lower Pottsgrove Civil Service Commission.

Surprise! Pottsgrove’s Delayed Reimbursements Ahead

Money the Pottsgrove School District might have thought it would never see, state reimbursements for construction of Ringing Rocks Elementary, may soon roll in.

Pottsgrove’s ‘The Achiever’ Will Still Arrive In Mail

But the school district's news publication to taxpayers will be issued three times a year, not four. One edition will comprise an annual report. Expect specific changes in content, too.

Lights! Camera! Pottsgrove Board Caught In … Action!

The PCTV Network, which broadcasts on cable channels available in Pottstown, arrived Tuesday for its first videotaping of a Pottsgrove school board meeting. The program will air next week.

Pottsgrove Students Gain Seat At Board’s Table

Chloe Klaus, the first high school representative to the Pottsgrove School District board of directors, took her place at its conference tables Tuesday night in a unanimous approval vote.

George To Lead Montgomery County Intermediate Unit

Dr. John J. George, now head of the Berks County Intermediate Unit, in October will lead the similar entity in Montgomery County, which provides services to local schools.

Where Did $541,160 Go In July? Check The Warrant

Of the more than $3.35 million spent on Lower Pottsgrove township operations during the first seven months of 2014, about $541,000 was paid out during July. Here's where the money went.

Pottsgrove High Back-To-School Night Wednesday

If you're the parent or guardian of a Pottsgrove High School student, Wednesday night is your chance to be involved early in his or her education. And if you need a ride, it's free!

Exelon $10K Benefits Township Emergency Team

Lower Pottsgrove Township's Emergency Management Services team received a $10,000 donation Friday from Exelon Nuclear's Limerick Generating Station.

Pottsgrove Ready To Hire Pupil Services Director

The Pottsgrove School District has apparently found its desired candidate to fill the director of pupil services position vacated this summer by the retiring Ann Myers.

Township Police Charge Pottstown Man In Burglary

The Lower Pottsgrove police arrest reported Sunday follows an alleged burglary at a Hilltop Road home.

Gilbertsville Man Charged At North End Center

He was cited for public drunkenness and harassment after an incident at the Wine and Spirits Shoppe, 1300 N. Charlotte St.