For a return to education, Pottsgrove schools on Monday proposed a hybrid mix of in-school attendance and online learning, or all-online sessions with live and recorded content and teacher availability.
Rather than have just one day to decide on 2020-'21 return-to-education preferences after a Pottsgrove town hall meeting scheduled for July 22, the district reports parents will get a full week.
Things have always been somewhat busy for the Perkiomen Valley's Daily Bread Community Food Pantry. But as the coronavirus pandemic wears on and more people remain jobless, its needs have grown.
A Thursday letter from the Pottsgrove School District sets dates on which it plans to deliver return-to-school information, answer questions and obtain comments, and ask to know parents' intent for their children.
The president of the Pottstown Federation of Teachers says rushing to reopen school buildings this fall puts teachers unnecessarily at risk, particularly in poor or underfunded districts.
Tim Hennessey, the 26th District state representative for North Coventry and Pottstown, joined a growing group of Republicans calling Monday for investigation of PA's unemployment compensation system.
With Tropical Storm Fay rolling up the East Coast with what is expected to be driving rain and high winds, Montgomery County said it will close its coronavirus test sites Friday. They will reopen Monday.
If you're a Montgomery County resident who's lost a job or suffered a 30-percent drop in income since March 1, the county's Rent Relief Program may be able to help. Details are available here.