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Truckers React To Rafferty Highway Bill

HARRISBURG PA – Pottstown borough’s state Sen. John Rafferty, the Pennsylvania legislator whose proposed bill might someday make it feasible to impose vehicle tolls on U.S. Route 422, has raised the ire of a Missouri-based truckers’ lobbying group. The Owner-Operators

Notebook Worthy

POTTSTOWN PA – Recent jottings from a reporter’s notebook: Rain, Rain, Go Away The Pottstown law firm of Wells, Hoffman, Holloway and Stauffer sponsored a fishing derby last weekend (June 20, 2009) conducted by the Lower Pottsgrove (PA) Township Parks and Recreation Department, and

Clunkers For Cash Debuts In August

WASHINGTON DC – If you drive an old car, or if you drive a big car, or if you drive any other car that gets poor gas mileage – say, 18 mpg or less – know that the federal government is smiling upon you … but only if you want to trade that guzzler in […]

Pottstown Hosts Rt. 422 Meeting

POTTSTOWN PA – Area residents will have two more opportunities next week to comment on proposals made by the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) to make U.S. Route 422 a toll road to pay for future improvements there, including accompanying mass transit to relieve traffic

Admiring Cars In Pottstown And Elsewhere

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fOODia8HYg4] POTTSTOWN PA – Undated photos of luxury, sport and muscle cars taken by YouTube user “DrPep108” in Pottstown, Allentown and Emmaus PA, and New York City, are shown as vignettes in this 2m33s video posted Thursday (June 11,

Walking Away From Cars

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzzM0fP45h8] POTTSTOWN PA – Pottstown resident, author and school board candidate Tom Hylton was a guest speaker Thursday (June 11, 2009) during a meeting of the Pennsylvania Farm Preservation Board, where he discussed reducing reliance on cars for