Employees of Penn Assisted Care LLC in Pennsburg are expected to receive about $3 per hour more in their paychecks for a 10-week period, thanks to a $50 million state grant distribution.
Two patients at Tower Health-owned Pottstown Hospital, and 38 more at Chestnut Hill and Reading hospitals, are part of a national study to learn why some COVID-19 victims worsen while others recover.
With video. Steel River Playhouse, Pottstown's destination for nationally known plays, improvisational comedy, and musical performances, has canceled its upcoming season due to the coronavirus.
The science-based guidelines, just issued Monday, may provide a statistical path for the Pottsgrove School District to move from fully online education to a hybrid model, but not before December.
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This week's Pottsgrove school board vote took a proposed hybrid live-and-virtual return to education model off the table. Now the task is to ensure its virtual academy option meets student needs
Pottstown's school board, in a live broadcast meeting scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. on its Facebook page, is expected to vote on the superintendent's recommendation for an online-only first semester.
With the deadline extended for parents to submit return-to-education options for their Pottsgrove students, the school board postponed an earlier-announced special meeting from tonight to Aug. 4.