Although several Pottsgrove School District residents voiced strong opposition, its Board of School Directors updated its Health and Safety policy Tuesday to include state-ordered protective masks without exemptions.
Three social skills groups tailored by age for children with autism spectrum disorder, offered by First Children Services in Pottstown, are accepting individual registrations during September.
Potassium iodide pills are being made available locally for use only by direction during a potential nuclear alert. They can be picked up Sept. 16 in Pottstown or Boyertown, or from county health officials weekdays during business hours.
Well-known physician and primary care family practitioner Dr. Lamar Foley has been named as the newest medical provider at the Barto PA office of Community Health and Dental Care.
Tower Health wants to ensure president and chief executive officer P. Sue Perrotty completes the company's financial and strategic turnaround. They've agreed on and signed an employment contract.
Suicide prevention, a cause in which the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs is actively involved, will be in the spotlight Friday to observe World Suicide Prevention Day.
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.
YWCA TriCounty Area and Community Health and Dental Care have partnered in creating space for Pottstown area residents to receive basic health care services Tuesdays at the YW's King Street location.