There's good news for Pottsgrove School District families and others who rely on Comcast Corp.'s nationwide Internet Essentials program for broadband connectivity. Its speeds are getting faster.
The Pottstown-based YWCA Tri-County Area finds itself in exciting company: among 95 finalists competing for a portion of $750,000 to be used to "re-think" and enhance adult education.
Fifty-six residents of Pottstown, Royersford, Limerick, and Sanatoga have been honored for academic achievements during the latest semester.
Daniel Price, who as community garden manager helped grow plot rentals, food production, and events for the Mosaic Community Land Trust, has been appointed executive director by its Board of Directors.
Teachers and administrators are being sought by local school districts during an online career fair that's scheduled to be held Wednesday afternoon and evening.
Registration for a master watershed steward program, intended for those interested in preserving water and natural resources, is available now in Montgomery County. Sessions will start in early March.
Principal Matt Moyer and the staff at Pottstown's Rupert Elementary School can find fun in any activity, including this week's "come costumed!" drive-through distribution of student supplies.
As a youngster, Pottstown resident Lara Ferris "was always a fan of school." Now Montgomery County Community College has declared itself her fan, presenting Ferris with its Teaching Excellence Award.