Critics claim the coronavirus lock-down in Pennsylvania is costing businesses too much revenue. A Harrisburg economist argues it represents short-term pain but yields long-term, and stronger, gain.
If you've had too much alcohol stay off Green Lane Reservoir, the Schuylkill River, Perkiomen Creek, and other waterways during the Independence holiday. State officers are looking for violators.
Montgomery County said six walk-up coronavirus test sites would begin operating next week, five days weekly at pre-set times, in Pottstown, Green Lane, Norristown, Lansdale, Ardmore, and Willow Grove.
Tower Health plans to open a new urgent care center Monday in North Coventry. The Reading PA-based non-profit healthcare provider is battling against other firms, some of them larger, for market share.
Montgomery County begins its third week of walk-up coronavirus testing for anyone interested, even though they may not have symptoms, in Pottstown and Norristown. A Blue Bell walk-up site is being added.
Pennsylvania Lottery ticket purchases, returned in the form of state grant funding, will help Pottstown's Tri-County Area Active Adult Center repair its parking lot.
Local school districts have until next Tuesday, but most have already acted, to claim a share of more than $1.87 million allocated to them for school health and safety expenses in the wake of the pandemic.
Twenty-seven new test-positive cases were added in Montgomery County's daily reports. Four more deaths also were recorded. In its western half, Upper Providence, Pottstown, and Limerick still lead infection results.