Residents of 11 municipalities within The Posts' coverage area were named Friday as the newest members of the Phi Theta Kapa international honor society at Montgomery County Community College.
Dr. Tina Giambattista was welcomed on video this week by Spring-Ford Area School District Superintendent Robert Rizzo as she began her new role as assistant superintendent of special education and student services.
In a list of new salary levels approved Thursday night by Pottsgrove school directors, two district administrators with added duties received 4% increases, and 16 others received 2% increases.
Three Pennsylvania state senators, led by the 44th District's Katie Muth, will conduct a public hearing Monday in Reading on policy improvements regarding Pennsylvania drug treatment centers.
Area farmers who need basic or in-depth information on productive ways to grow soybeans, corn, or winter wheat can sign up for any or all of three December workshops planned by extension educators.
School directors scheduled only one meeting date during December. Now it's changing from Dec. 7 to Dec. 2, to ensure the district health and safety plan is approved to comply with state revisions.
Television stations promote it heavily in their markets. Radio stations trumpet its forecasts. And digital news websites - The Posts, for example - rely on the expertise of AccuWeather. It observes its 50th anniversary during November.
A Gilbertsville resident helped Norwich University succeed in Saturday's North County swimming competition, and a Limerick woman joined fellow students to work as Boston Marathon medical volunteers.