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Let Your Kids Try Their Hand At Finding Treasure

A fun and family-oriented outdoor adventure in the growing sport of geocaching will be held for free June 7

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Pottstown Woman Faces Jail Time In Theft Plea

The Continental Drive resident has been sentenced to spend between 6 and 23 months at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility.

Sierra Club Poll Sees Support For Energy Choices

In a recent Sierra Club poll, a substantial number of Pennsylvania respondents supported more Congressional action on alternative energy, its spokeswoman claimed.

Happy Thanksgiving, And Thanks!, From The Post

We thank our Pottstown readers for making many things possible.

State Theater Tops Its Birthday With Concert

Boyertown's historic State Theater turns 102 next month, and it will celebrate its birthday with a Bid Band concert featuring the Swing Fever Dance Band.

Kids Give Thanks With Oatmeal At Franklin

They know how to throw a scrumptious Thanksgiving party at Pottstown's Franklin Elementary School. Here's Monday's proof.

Pottstown Students Create Gift For Santa, Borough

Santa Claus and his guests in downtown Pottstown during the coming holiday season will be more comfy and cozy, thanks to the skills of students at Pottstown High School.

PEAK Adds Class Openings For 37 More Children

Pottstown's Early Action for Kindergarten Readiness program received funding to add 37 eligible 3- and 4-year-olds to its classes in the Pottstown School District. Learn more; now's the time to call.

Charges Follow Police Chase Of Boro Man

He was arrested Friday on several drug-related counts after he was captured by Pottstown police in a foot chase.

College Honors Pottstown, Stowe Residents

Residents of Pottstown, Stowe, Sanatoga, Green Lane and Pennsburg were among those inducted into MCCC chapters of an international honor society.

Pottstown High Author Entertains At Store

Pottstown High School teacher Marilyn Bainbridge, who also is a children's book author, was the featured guest last week at a local store's family night.

4 Sites Distribute Potassium Iodide Thursday

Locations in Pottstown, Sanatoga, Royersford and Boyertown are dispensing points Thursday for potassium iodide tablets from Montgomery County.

Flamin’ Dick’s Band Back Nov. 26 At Sunnybrook

Reading-area party band Flamin' Dick and the Hot Rods, a hit when they last played in Sanatoga only weeks ago, are being brought back for another performance.

Pottstown Man Faces DUI Charges Following Accident

Charges were filed after Lower Pottsgrove police said they received results of a blood alcohol test. The accident occurred on North Charlotte Street.

Diabetes Program Seeks Pottstown Volunteers

An online federal education program to make people more aware of diabetes, and help them manage it, is being tested locally. Pottstown area adults age 35 and older are being sought to try it out.

Students Serve Meals Tuesday At Pottstown Site

3 photos. The twice-weekly Chosen 300 community meal at a Pottstown church benefited from the help of high school volunteers.

Santa Coming To Boone Homestead Workshop

The Birdsboro historic site, the Daniel Boone Homestead, will host its second annual Santa's Workshop and Holiday Bonfire on Dec. 13. It's open to the public; admission will be charged.

Hill School Grad Named Second Lieutenant

The 2010 graduate of The Hill School recently received his commission after completing his education at the U.S. Air Force Academy.

Bazaar Offers The Bizarre (Really!) For Holiday

It's name, the Holiday Bizarre Bazaar, says it all. The event is open to the public Dec. 7 at Brinton Lodge in Douglassville.