After having unanimously passed the state House of Representatives, a Senate committee has received for review a proposed bill that would make new money available to recruit and train fire and emergency medical responders.
Constellation Energy, which owns Limerick Generating Station and five other nuclear power plants in the mid-Atlantic and Northeast, ran them at 99-percent capacity during the summer months, it said.
Montgomery County commissioners agreed Wednesday to spend an additional $1.2 million to provide emergency hoteling services and additional street outreach for its growing homeless population.
General dentistry provider Dr. Minyong Chen, DMD, was named Friday to the staff of Community Health & Dental Care at its Pottstown health center, 351 W. Schuylkill Rd., and is accepting patients.
Firefighters and other volunteer first responders of the Sanatoga Fire Company have joined the Operation 6ABC Save-A-Life fire safety campaign. Through it, firefighters will provide and install free smoke detectors for anyone in Lower Pottsgrove who needs them.
Find out more about local organizations that focus on community health and personal wellness during the second annual Health and Wellness Festival hosted Saturday by the Pottstown Regional Public Library.
Tower Health has lost a lawsuit it filed against Community Health Systems in 2019, alleging a breach of agreement in its 2017 purchase of Pottstown Hospital. A federal court ruling, released Tuesday, said no violation occurred.
To meet the needs of those with neurodiverse conditions, the Colebrookdale Railroad has dramatically cut ticket prices for its Sept. 11 "Sensory-Friendly Sunday" excursion. Support from a non-profit made it possible. Order tickets online.