Editor’s Pottstown Selections Thursday In The Post

Speeder, an alleged thief at Coventry Mall, get nabbed (see below)

Speeder, an alleged thief at Coventry Mall, get nabbed (see below)

POTTSTOWN PA – Sadly, The Post can’t be everywhere at once.

It’s impossible to give all local newsworthy activities sufficient coverage, and as actor Clint Eastwood once famously said in his movie role as detective “Dirty” Harry Callahan, “A man’s GOT to know his limitations.”

We don’t want you to miss a thing, however. So below find a list of editor’s selections: stories today we think you’ll consider interesting, along with their sources and dates they were published.

Police: Pottstown man misused money left for his mom’s care
Pottstown Mercury (Feb. 18, 2015)
Police have arrested a Pottstown man after he allegedly used money designated for the care of his mother, a resident of Manatawny Manor, to make numerous purchases.

Harvard honors Montco’s veterans ID plan
Philadelphia Inquirer (Feb. 19, 2015)
A veterans ID program operated by the Montgomery County Recorder of Deeds has been deemed a 2015 “Bright Idea in Government” by scholars at Harvard University.

Police apprehend suspect in high-speed chase
Norristown Times Herald (Feb. 18, 2015)
Police have arrested a 20-year-old Bechtellsville man following a theft from Pottstown’s Coventry Mall that escalated into a high-speed chase through Limerick and two other townships.

Calif. judge recommends Comcast-Time Warner deal – with conditions
Philadelphia Inquirer (Feb. 19, 2015)
A California judge has recommended state regulators approve Comcast’s proposed merger with Time Warner Cable, but with conditions that expand its discounted service for low-income families.

Montgomery County judge says appointing special prosecutor in attorney general case was legal
Norristown Times Herald (Feb. 18, 2015)
A Montgomery County judge filed an opinion Wednesday with the state Supreme Court, saying he was within his rights to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate Attorney General Kathleen Kane.

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