PECO Energy said it has upgraded equipment and conditions this year for electricity delivery in Pottstown. The local work is what it reported as part of a $6 billion system-wide investment during the next five years.
Three well-known Pottstown area athletes will take to the field this year representing the Kutztown University women's soccer team, following its highly successful 2021 program-record season.
Discount, surplus, and close-out retailer Ollie's Bargain Outlet, which operates stores in Pottstown and two other area locations, marks its 40th anniversary this year. It just opened its 450th store, in Kansas.
A Pottstown resident, age 51, has been arrested by state police on driving under the influence and drug possession charges following a one-vehicle accident, they said in a report distributed Sunday.
Sidney Pollock House in Pottstown, with 102 units of housing for elderly and disabled residents, needs to replace its 18-year-old fire alarm system. The state Housing Finance Agency has reserved a grant of $300,000 to get the work done.
Snowfall totals in portions of Montgomery, Berks and Chester counties, tallied Saturday night by the National Weather Service, might surprise you. With the storm ended, speed restrictions on U.S. Routes 422 and 202 were lifted.
He didn't get far, Pennsylvania State Police said, in reporting the result of their "brief" foot pursuit. In a separate and unrelated incident, troopers also investigated an East Greenville burglary.
A 6-1/2-hour period of dense fog Sunday morning is anticipated to make driving more hazardous than usual in western Montgomery County, the National Weather Service said. Visibility will be limited.