Under a Pennsylvania order, students across the state must wear masks beginning Tuesday if they attend in-person schooling. In western Montgomery County and elsewhere, 14-day virus positivity rates are climbing in both schools and municipalities. See the most recent statistics.
A preliminary arraignment date has been scheduled in the case of a Boyertown man who was arrested for driving under the influence, the Douglass (Berks) police CrimeWatch website reported Monday.
Seven area school districts have issued Thursday closure announcements. One delayed opening for two hours. One is on a flexible, remote schedule. MCCC is remote only for Thursday.
Because of anticipated weather conditions from Tropical Storm Ida the Boyertown Area, Daniel Boone Area, and Oley Valley school districts are closing early Wednesday. Other organizations have shortened schedules too.
Montgomery County residents are among the second-highest wage-earners in Pennsylvania, the results of a new study shows. Ranking first? Residents of adjacent Chester County.
Four area school districts open their doors Monday morning for the first time in the new academic year. Others are coming back after opening a week earlier. For all those at risk, please drive safely.
The police commission for the Boyertown-based Eastern Berks Regional Police Department has eight scheduled meetings ahead during the year's remaining four months. They're open to the public.
The beauty and natural wonder of gardens across Pottstown and Boyertown will be on display during the Sept. 18 fall tour planned by Mosaic Community Land Trust. And when you're done looking? Lunch!