Law enforcement agencies in Pottstown, Sanatoga, Gilbertsville and elsewhere are again encouraging your participation in the National Drug Take-Back Day campaign on April 28.
The driver and sole occupant was taken to the hospital for care of unspecified injuries.
More than ever, food pantries across our area are in desperate need of help in assisting those less fortunate to put a meal on their families' tables. The Mercury newspaper, The Posts, and other local news sites and bloggers are working together to meet that need. And we're asking for readers' help.
Remember last year's big floods across the Pottstown area? If your property was affected, how could you forget! You might be able to claim a deduction for property damages on your 2011 federal income tax, but be forewarned: it won't be easy.
An "Irish Extravaganza" featuring the musical group Ceili Rain is scheduled by the Pottstown chapter of Soroptimists International as a St. Patrick's Day fund-raiser for March 17 (2012; Saturday) beginning at 7 p.m. in Sunnybrook Ballroom, Sanatoga. Tickets cost $25. For information, call
Several quartets and choruses are scheduled to sing, and bring the art of vocal harmony to an East High Street, Pottstown, church.
Pottstown and surrounding municipalities are being asked to vote on including Lower Frederick Township as a member of the Ches-Mont Emergency Response Team. It was Lower Pottsgrove's turn Thursday; its commissioners gave unanimous consent.
In the market for some exotic transportation, a not-so-little workhorse of the seas? You need to scramble, then, to visit Municibid, the online auction company and website operated from Pottstown by former borough council member Greg Berry.