Blood products are in greatest need around the holidays. That's why five separate blood drives will be conducted Dec. 2-8 in three different greater Pottstown area communities.
Homelessness is on the rise across western Montgomery County, and as winter sets in the problems of those without shelter become more acute. An hour-long event Wednesday (Nov. 30) in downtown Pottstown is meant to call attention to their needs.
Breakfast and a photo with Santa is being sponsored Saturday (Nov. 26) from 8-11 a.m. at the Freedom Valley YMCA, 724 N. Adams St., Pottstown, by the Y's National Swim Team. Get your fill, get a keepsake, and get the swimmers' season off to a good start ... all at once.
'Breaking Dawn Part 1," the fourth installment in the Twilight Saga teen vampire movie franchise, enjoyed the fifth-best weekend opening ever for a single film, grossing $138.1 million in ticket sales. The grand opening of the new Carmike Cinemas in Pottstown contributed to that total.
Downtown Pottstown's Super Sunday event celebrates National Support Small Business Day, and also gives shoppers an additional day to enjoy merchants' bargains.
Lucky Finds, a new consignment shop, has opened in the Douglasville Shopping Center on Old Swede Road in Douglassville.
Remi and Star, a group that specializes in dancing for fitness, showed off its style Wednesday during the Healthy Woman event sponsored by Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
The former Pottstown resident, by way of The Hill School, was unanimously elected Saturday by the board of trustees of West Nottingham Academy in Maryland as its head of school.