Council members decided they didn't want to take what their Finance Committee deemed a financial risk. Mayor Bonnie Heath was so displeased she left the meeting.
Individuals to fill vacancies on the borough of Pottstown Planning Commission and the board of directors of the Pottstown Downtown Improvement District Authority were appointed Monday.
Pottstown Police Ofc. Jonathan Gallagher was named the borough department's 2010 Officer of the Year.
The Student Philanthropy Council at The Hill School in Pottstown has donated funds to operate this year's healing arts program. It offers free Gallery School art classes to cancer survivors and their families.
Jewelry retailer Douglas Diamonds, which has been a tenant at Pottstown's North End Shopping Center, North Charlotte Street, for the past five years, has re-located to a different storefront within the center.
Hundreds of visitors came out Saturday in Pottstown to enjoy a little bit of the 18th Century.
PMMC made a 2010 fiscal year profit of $34 million, and at 18.08 percent had the highest operating margin among 23 hospitals in Montgomery, Chester, Bucks and Delaware counties, according to a state report.
The state plans to give away Pottsgrove Manor on Saturday ... to Montgomery County, which has been operating the museum for years. The deed transfer will be part of the manor's annual May Fair fun.