Projects in Pottstown and Trappe boroughs, and Douglass (Montgomery), Perkiomen, Upper Salford, and West Pottsgrove townships are among 18 awarded funding Monday by Montgomery County commissioners for local improvements.
In recognition of their community service and assistance, 27 women and 16 girls have been nominated for recognition June 16 during the Tribute to Exceptional Women and Girls, sponsored by YWCA Tri-County Area.
A pick-up truck was said to have burst into flames Tuesday afternoon on the westbound off-ramp from U.S. Route 422 at Armand Hammer Boulevard. No one was injured. The truck was towed away.
State police reported Tuesday on two unrelated vehicular accidents, one of which involved a truck that stuck an eastern Berks County home. Pennsburg and Valley Forge drivers separately received citations.
Parents who want their children to wear masks inside Pottsgrove School District buildings during the current period, in which transmission levels are elevated, can get them free at each schools' offices.
Pottsgrove Middle School student Keegan Hartzell relied on traditional imagery, then updated it with national and local touches, to create a new uniform patch for Upper Pottsgrove Fire Company #1.
Pennsylvania American Water expects to begin flushing fire hydrants Tuesday on its lines within Limerick Township, the company notified the municipality. Discolored water or reduced water pressure may be a result.
State police from the Troop J Barracks in Embreeville charged a Phoenixville man with simple assault and related offenses after he allegedly pushed to the ground and kicked two female victims.