Michael Lessar, one of the Royersford Fire Department's first full-time employees and a former Pottstown fire chief, died Monday of COVID-19. A Tuesday honor procession, created by his peers and colleagues, provided an escort to a Reading funeral home.
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Rox Rex, a Pottstown resident with experience in the business of home inspections, zoning, and property maintenance, has been named by Barry Isett & Associates Inc. to an engineering support position.
A limited number of major bank branch offices in the Tri-County area said they are temporarily closed due either to COVID-19 complications or staffing shortages, the Philadelphia Business Journal reports.
Pennsylvania's Farmland Preservation Program ended 2021 by buying conservation easements to protect another 14,397 acres of farmland, some of them locally, from all future development.
PMA Medical Specialists, which provides a wide variety of medical services to patients in western Montgomery and northern Chester counties, said it is "joining" Penn Medicine effective Feb. 1.
The state distributed more than $1.49 million Monday in equipment grants to career and technology centers. The money will benefit Pottstown, Pottsgrove, Spring-Ford, Upper Perkiomen, Perkiomen Valley, Boyertown, and Phoenixville school districts.
A Norristown man wanted in Berks County on an outstanding arrest warrant was taken into custody by Pennsylvania state police while he visited the Valley Forge Casino Resort, they said.
Residents of Phoenixville, Green Lane, Harleysville, and Collegeville were among 23 Municipal Police Academy cadets graduating Tuesday from 24 weeks of schooling at MCCC's Blue Bell campus.