Amity Township police warned residents of areas surrounding the intersection of U.S. Route 422 and Monocacy Creek Road to avoid it for two to four weeks. Highway widening work began there Monday. Use other nearby roads, they suggested.
Behind Saturday's Royersford Unity Day was a hope to recreate the togetherness people feel when they unite behind a common purpose. Like 9-11, or battling COVID-19. Did it work? Judged by the sea of smiling faces: yes.
After a COVID-required wait of more than a year, the annual Quilter's Tea of the Loose Threads Quilting Guild returned Saturday to Spring City. Visitors were delighted.
Ask Victoria Lawrence how she gets to work, and she'll likely tell you "by bike." Her work, though, is all about making "visionary art" in occasionally remote places. She'll speak Sept. 21 to the Pottstown Area Artists Guild.
A 3.8-mile trail extension will connect Chester County's Chester Valley Trail, which ends in King of Prussia, to a Montgomery County portion of the Schuylkill River Trail near the DeKalb Street bridge in Norristown.
After a COVID-necessary hiatus during 2020, the annual Pottstown Pet Fair returned Saturday to Memorial Park on West King Street. It honored the memory of one of its founders, Bill "The Cat Guy" Sharon.
Potassium iodide pills are being made available locally for use only by direction during a potential nuclear alert. They can be picked up Sept. 16 in Pottstown or Boyertown, or from county health officials weekdays during business hours.
The intersection of Pineford Road and Summer Grove Lane in Upper Pottsgrove Township is scheduled to be temporarily closed Wednesday and Thursday due to sanitary sewer installation work.