State police Tuesday said they have the happy task of investigating a crime that almost, but didn't, happen. A 92-year-old Pottstown woman was smarter than the scammer who called her.
A pick-up truck was said to have burst into flames Tuesday afternoon on the westbound off-ramp from U.S. Route 422 at Armand Hammer Boulevard. No one was injured. The truck was towed away.
State police reported Tuesday on two unrelated vehicular accidents, one of which involved a truck that stuck an eastern Berks County home. Pennsburg and Valley Forge drivers separately received citations.
Pottsgrove Middle School student Keegan Hartzell relied on traditional imagery, then updated it with national and local touches, to create a new uniform patch for Upper Pottsgrove Fire Company #1.
Pennsylvania American Water expects to begin flushing fire hydrants Tuesday on its lines within Limerick Township, the company notified the municipality. Discolored water or reduced water pressure may be a result.
State police from the Troop J Barracks in Embreeville charged a Phoenixville man with simple assault and related offenses after he allegedly pushed to the ground and kicked two female victims.
In separate and unrelated incidents reported Friday, Pennsylvania State Police said they arrested drivers from Phoenixville and Pottstown for driving under the influence of alcohol.
Lacking an ability to control rain of two weeks earlier, Lower Pottsgrove re-scheduled its annual township Fish Rodeo to Saturday (May 21) at 7:30 a.m. outside Sunnybrook Ballroom in Sanatoga.