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.
Winners in the 25th annual TriCounty Active Adult Center cash raffle have been drawn. The three happiest purchasers of tickets live in Pottstown and Royersford. The center's event brought in more than $12,000 for its programs.
Headed to Wegmans' Markets in Collegeville or King of Prussia after Sept. 22? Bring something to carry groceries in, or buy paper bags at the stores for the purpose. The company will no longer offer single-use plastic bags.
Sites in Pottstown, Boyertown, and Kimberton are planned for a Sept. 15 local distribution of potassium iodide tablets that would protect the thyroid gland in a nuclear emergency. No appointments are necessary.
West Vincent Township Police this week issued both a reminder and a warning. The reminder: drivers must operate safely near Owen J. Roberts buses and in school zones. The warning: they'll aggressively pursue those who don't.
As college classes resume in Montgomery and Berks counties and elsewhere, the state Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement said it wants to "aggressively" head off problems with alcohol purchases by, or sales to, under-age drinkers.
Veteran human relations specialist Kim Schneider, who joined Tower Health during 2009, on Wednesday was named as its vice president of talent acquisition. She will be responsible for all recruitment functions.
A Grand View Health nurse, and an employee of the health care system for 39 years, on Wednesday was named as it first recipient of a nationally known DAISY Award for providing extraordinary patient care.