Tower Health's late January call for volunteers to administer coronavirus vaccines and handle follow-up paperwork has paid off. More than 500 qualified volunteers stepped up to offer assistance, it said.
Mont Clare Edition
Inspection of a U.S. Route 422 bridge near its Route 363 interchange on Thursday (Feb. 11) will create lane closures during morning hours after the commuting rush has ended.
Weather-related temporary speed restrictions on U.S. Routes 422, 202, and 10 other regional highways were lifted Tuesday.
A National Weather Service winter storm warning for western Montgomery County continues through Tuesday until 1 p.m. There's the possibility of additional inches of snow, and winds to 35 mph.
The incidence of flu is relatively low regionally, but it shouldn't be ignored. Tower Health urges families to ensure their children receive annual flu vaccines to protect them from illness.
A Phoenixville man, sought by the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department on driving under the influence and other charges, was arrested Tuesday in Phoenixville after a traffic stop by borough police.
Tower Health has only a limited coronavirus vaccine supply and currently is not scheduling appointments, it said Wednesday. That could change as its stock arrives; check its webpage, it added.
Tower Health's Transplant Institute at Reading Hospital has completed its first liver transplant. It pledges to provide "COVID-safe pathways" for other potential organ recipients who may have delayed medical care.