Residents of 49 Montgomery County municipalities were reported Sunday to have been infected by coronavirus, bringing the county's total cases to 431. Five individuals have died of the disease.
Trash collectors, who like many of us will enjoy the holidays with their families, have postponed the Wednesday (Dec. 26 and Jan. 1) pick-ups in Douglass (Mont.) Township by a few days.
State Rep. Marcy Toepel, who has served constituents in Gilbertsville, Douglass and New Hanover since 2010, said Tuesday she will retire next year and not seek re-election to her 147th District seat.
Emergency services representatives in Douglass (Montgomery) Township will perform free child passenger safety seat checks during an Oct. 19 session at Gilbertsville Fire and Rescue. Call for an appointment.
Thursday's torrential rain storm created flooding that significantly damaged the Miller Road bridge in Douglass (Montgomery) Township. It will be closed indefinitely until the state devises a repair plan.
Gilbertsville and Douglass (Montgomery) Township residents are being plagued by phone scammers who claim to represent the Social Security Administration, police report. Don't give them any information.
Some Douglass (Montgomery) Township police personnel have stopped shaving this month to participate in a fund-raiser that helps pediatric cancer patients and researchers.
Traffic patterns changed this week at the intersection of County Line Road, Holly Road, and Route 100 in Gilbertsville, Douglass (Montgomery) Police warned. Stay alert and be patient, they urged.