More than 200 people are ready for five days filled with adventure, history lessons, and beautiful river scenery during the 23rd annual Schuylkill River Sojourn. It arrives Sunday in Pottstown, on the way to Philadelphia.
Reflecting both federal advisories and the increasing spread of the highly dangerous coronvirus' Delta variant, Montgomery County updated its guidelines Thursday for universal mask-wearing inside schools.
The office of state Rep. Joe Ciresi last year helped local residents file 81 claims to recover previously unclaimed property and valuables worth more than $147,000, it said Thursday.
Latest guidelines from Montgomery County's Office of Public Health set four risk levels under which students could avoid, or must heed, COVID-19 mask-wearing and testing requirements. The county also is providing incident and positivity levels for each school district.
A petition signed by 19 of the state's mayors, and sent to Tri-County area legislators and others, urges Congress to pass proposed legislation to increase funding for urban park and outdoor spaces.
Volunteers for fire companies in Lower Pottsgrove, Trappe, and Oaks are among the 2021 graduating class for entry level firefighter training held at the Montgomery County Fire Academy.
In areas northeast of King of Prussia, Wednesday's thunderstorm battered PECO electric lines with heavy rain and strong winds. Tree damage was extensive. The utility was still working Thursday to restore power.
Investigative work by the New Hanover Police Department on a child sexual assault case that occurred during mid-May resulted Tuesday in the arrest of a Perkasie man on multiple felony charges.