The township water authority believes there is an "increased chance" the water main break which occurred Wednesday in Pottstown may affect North Coventry's water supply. Boil your water, it advised residents.
The Pottstown Borough Authority, which operates a water main damaged Wednesday by a bridge construction crew and that prompted a boil water order, is offering cases of bottled water to those affected.
Whether visiting Pottstown or Phoenixville hospitals during March, you'll see employees wearing dark blue ribbons and clothing. Ask them why and they'll happily talk about preventing colon cancer.
Locally operated Pennsylvania Dermatology Partners is growing again through acquisition. It's opened a 22nd office in Lewisburg by buying the practice of retiring dermatologist Dr. Robert Long.
Community Health and Dental Care, headquartered in Pottstown, has expanded its dental hygiene services to its Berks County office in Barto. Appointments are being accepted for new patients.
If you're a Berks County home owner who depends on private sources for a drinking water supply, Penn State Extension may be able to offer free water testing to applicants who attend a workshop.
Pottsgrove schools are moving ahead in their effort to expand in-person hybrid education on April 6. Assurance testing of employees has entered its second week, and staff vaccinations begin this week.
A sewage sludge dryer that was out of action several months last year is running again in Pottstown. That's good news for Lower Pottsgrove, because the township relies on the borough for water treatment.