Pine Forge Academy is bringing students back to campus Aug. 24 and has invested in ultraviolet light devices, in part, to scrub the air inside its rooms and kill pathogens like coronavirus.
Seven people were injured, and more than a hundred lost their homes and belongings, in a multi-alarm fire that broke out Thursday at about 7:20 p.m. at the Ashwood Apartments on Worth Boulevard.
Lifestyles have changed because of the coronavirus, and the latest changes affect those bound for college. With many universities switching to an all-online format for the fall, some students feel it's beneficial to start their higher education experience at local institutions.
Pottstown's school board, in a live broadcast meeting scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. on its Facebook page, is expected to vote on the superintendent's recommendation for an online-only first semester.
Some legal actions against property owners have been delayed by judicial and state orders to Aug. 31. Montgomery County's sheriff plans to resume foreclosure sales Oct. 28, and will move them online.
A Queens NY neighborhood resident faces several charges stemming from what North Coventry police allege was an illegal attempt to purchase merchandise at Boscov's in Coventry Mall.
A resident in Douglass Village was the mid-July victim of a scam artist, Douglass (Berks) police reported Sunday. An investigation is under way.
The free daily program is available for children ages 3-5 whose families meet specific economic criteria. It focuses on academic, social-emotional, and physical development.