The federal Land and Water Conservation Fund, established 54 years ago, expired Sept. 30. Congress is scheduled to re-authorize it with the help of Pennsylvania representatives, but hasn't acted yet.
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Tower Health is expanding its health care network by buying Premier Urgent Care, which operates walk-in physician offices in Limerick, Oaks, and Lansdale.
Expect slow going during overnight hours this week on 422 West across portions of Upper and Lower Providence townships, PennDOT said.
Concrete patching of westbound U.S. Route 422 continues overnight next Friday and Saturday between Route 363 and Oaks. Expect lane restrictions there.
Work continues next week to patch underlying concrete on westbound U.S. Route 422 between Route 363 and Oaks, so the highway can later be repaved.
This month's "star party" hosted by the Delaware Valley Amateur Astronomers is scheduled for Aug. 18 (Saturday) in Valley Forge National Historical Park. It's free, and the night sky is pretty amazing.
A new social media contest being launched today (Monday, Aug. 1) by Tower Health encourages participants to eat five servings of fruits and veggies daily for five days.
Reading Hospital, a unit of the Tower Health non-profit that also operates Pottstown and Phoenixville hospitals, has been named a Level I trauma center.