Near-constant winds and occasionally heavy rain forced the cancellation Saturday of tree-planting at Village Center Park in Lower Frederick. Sunday, although cold, was better, and a group of volunteers turned out for the work.
Nationwide changes in business strategies at Chester County-based Genesis Healthcare Inc. will affect its operations at Sanatoga Court and Center in Sanatoga, and Pennsburg Manor in Pennsburg.
Fishers in Montgomery, Berks, and Chester counties should find plenty of angling to keep them busy before the first snow falls. The state Fish and Boat Commission is almost done with fall and winter trout stocking.
A Toyota-model sports utility vehicle collided Saturday afternoon with a fence at the corner of North Adams and Mervine streets in Lower Pottsgrove. Firefighters cut away part of the fence to extricate it.
Lower Pottsgrove Police Chief Rick Bell rose earlier than usual Saturday for a trip to Brookside Restaurant in Lower Pottsgrove. He said he enjoyed meeting residents during a "Coffee With Cops" event.
Volunteers from the Sanatoga, Ringing Hill, New Hanover, and Gilbertsville fire companies drove water pumping apparatus Saturday to Sanatoga Lake in Lower Pottsgrove, where the pumps were professionally tested.
Nature's remaining fall colors in Montgomery County will last only a few more days, the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources warned Saturday. Good thing Sanatoga Lake is nearby!
Lower Pottsgrove, West Pottsgrove, and Ringing Rocks elementary schools have been recognized for the success of their behavior intervention and support programs for students.