Hope to leave Montgomery County for some extended relaxation and recreation? We won't tell a soul! You may need more planning than usual, though, to ensure those extra days off deliver the fun you crave.
Eight more municipal governments in western Montgomery, eastern Berks, and northern Chester counties on Wednesday received a combined total of nearly $2.3 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds.
In Pennsylvania's 146th House District, 19 different hospitality businesses cumulatively won more than $700,000 in pandemic-related relief grants, state Rep. Joe Ciresi reported Friday.
Non-profit organizations are still in recovery mode, months after the initial heights of the coronavirus pandemic have passed. Montgomery County has set aside $5 million in grants to help them.
Nineteen local municipal governments in western Montgomery and eastern Berks counties, as of Thursday or earlier, had received a combined total of $8.5 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds.
Parents can choose to hold their child back in the same school grade as last year if they believe learning was adversely affected by the pandemic. It applies only to 2021-2022, with a July 15 deadline.
The pandemic caused some patients to temporarily stop getting annual cancer screenings. Pottstown Hospital is part of a national campaign urging they be resumed, so potential problems can be detected.
Eight local school districts are currently scheduled to receive more than $32 million in pandemic-related "American Rescue Plan" funding. Teachers want to be part of discussions on how it gets spent.