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    Things you might have wanted to do on an 18th Century summer vacation in the Pennsylvania countryside, and even some you might not have considered, come to life Saturday in Schwenksville.

    Good Old Summertime (Schwenksville PA) - The Post

    Keep Pottstown cruising memories alive (even if you never experienced them yourself) by seeing classic cars and visiting with their owners Saturday in downtown Pottstown. It's free, too!

    Nostalgia Night Car Show (Pottstown PA) - The Post

    While you ate dinner and watched television Monday evening, men and women in Linfield PA hoped you'd never need their help, but prepared for when you might.

    Linfield Firefighters Spend Hours In Training

    A complaint about a political letter sent last fall by state and national teachers unions has been forwarded to Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s office for her decision about whether or not to act on it.

    Unions' Letter Complaint Kicked To Attorney General

    Inspections and other changes coming for Pottstown rental properties; October Brew-Fest benefits Pottstown Elks Lodge repairs; Heroin bundles net jail time; and an OK for the Firebird Festival.

    Editor’s Selections Thursday In The Post - The Post

    Consider this a standing invitation, according to the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors. When they resume a regular meeting schedule Aug. 11, they'd love to see your face in the place.

    Don't Let Them Be Lonely On These Nights - The Post

    CMERT team assists Limerick Police in "high-risk" arrest in Pottstown; Valley Forge Casino takes you to "the beach;" County cuts ribbon to open new trail; and Spring City natural gas growth.

    Editor’s Selections Wednesday In The Post - The Post

    Rita's Water Ice, the popular frozen dessert vendor at seven locations locally, plans to expand by opening new shops within "convenience and gasoline" stores nationwide.

    Soon, You May Get Gas With Your Water Ice - The Post

    Lower Pottsgrove Police Ofc. Jim Kenney, who was seriously injured during a September 2014 accident in his cruiser, is returning to full duty.

    After Surviving This, Township Officer's Back - The Post

    State-of-the-art, nationally approved self-contained breathing apparatus has been purchased by the Sanatoga Fire Company to keep its volunteers safe in hazardous smoke- and fume-filled situations.

    Newly Arrived Equipment Could Save Lives - The Post

    The Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners has appointed a Morgantown PA company to assist Director Of Codes Joe Groff in work involving commercial structures, and will save money in the process.

    The Post - Sanatoga PA and The Pottsgroves

    The Lower Pottsgrove Sewer Authority plans to refinance a 2011 bond early next year, with the Board of Commissioners' approval. A new loan could save $1 million in interest and fees.

    Sewer Authority Refinance Saves $1 Million - The Post

    During an executive session Thursday, Lower Pottsgrove commissioners reportedly talked about and received updates on a police policy, police personnel, and potential litigation.

    Police, Zoning Matters Prompt Exec Session - The Post

    Premium Outlets Attract Two New Tenants. One, a woman's clothing boutique, will open at the Philadelphia Premium Outlets on West Lightcap Road during August. The second, an outdoor apparel supplier, opens in October.

    Premium Outlets Attract Two New Tenants - The Post

    Lower Pottsgrove incurred $411,561 in expenses during June 2015. Here's where the money went.

    Lower Pottsgrove June Expenses Totaled $411,561 - The Post

    J.P. Mascaro and Sons, the company that provides waste disposal services to Lower Pottsgrove under contract, was won a renewed operating permit for a northeastern PA landfill.

    The Post - Sanatoga PA and The Pottsgroves

    The Dollar General store on West High Street in Stowe was recently remodeled, the company said. It also operates stores in Lower Pottsgrove and Royersford.

    Stowe Dollar General Gets Make-over

    MontCo bicyclists, including Lower Pottsgrove's police chief, raise $70,000 for cause; Pottstown store manager actions avoid a fire; borough public works garage progressing.

    The Post - Sanatoga PA and The Pottsgroves

    You get a chance to win from a long list of prizes, and help local non-profits as well, when you buy a ticket for the Pottstown Rotary's annual duck race. Time's running out, though.

    Rotary Club Duck Race (Pottstown PA) - The Post

    An again-at-capacity crowd joined Saturday's Pedal And Paddle excursion along the Schuylkill River trail from Pottstown to Douglassville and back, via bicycle and kayak.

    They Pedaled, Paddled, And Explored Schuylkill - The Post

    U.S. Route 422 West between the Route 23 and 363 interchanges will be reduced Thursday from two lanes to one due to a scheduled bridge inspection, PennDOT announced.

    422 West Lane Reduction Planned Thursday - The Post

    Rich Yoder has been a fixture in Lower Pottsgrove's employ for more years than most of the people living within the township borders. He officially retires this Friday.

    Township Board Honors Retiring Rich Yoder - The Post

    Hay standing in a field owned by Lower Pottsgrove has been cut and baled, and this week will be trucked out of town. Then, not too long from now, it may meet up with your taste buds.

    Lower Pottsgrove Township Hay A Link To The Gourmet

    A video camera system purchased for the first four of eight Lower Pottsgrove Police Department cruisers will be installed beginning Monday. Commissioners approved new policy covering their use.


    The annual distribution of free potassium iodide tablets, for ingestion only during a radiological emergency, will be conducted locally Aug. 6 in Pottstown and Boyertown.