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all that way for a baby shower

And it was SO worth it.

Last weekend, I drove to DC to attend the baby shower of one of my oldest and dearest friends, Betsy, who I met in college through Air Force ROTC and who was my maid of honor at my wedding.  757 more words

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Video, Photos: Families mix fitness with fun at Pottstown Community Field Day

By Michilea Patterson, The Mercury

The 2nd Annual Pottstown Community Field Day was a block party and fitness demonstration rolled into one event.

A DJ busted out musical tunes while kids and adults went from one fitness station to the next at Chestnut Street Park on Saturday afternoon. 238 more words

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I am ashamed: Veteran reporter slams a major news chain's failure to cover Charlottesville

Editor’s note: The following is an open letter to Digital First Media’s Philadelphia-area publisher Edward Condra from Evan Brandt, an award-winning reporter from the Pottstown (Pennsylvania)  Mercury. 646 more words

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DA: Homeless Man Wanted For Fatal Stabbing In Pottstown

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office issued an arrest warrant Wednesday for a suspect accused of killing a 35-year-old man.

Steven Holmes is wanted by the authorities, after he allegedly stabbed to death Diamonde Stone. 124 more words

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Son Shot After Attacking Father With Sword, Neighbors Say

POTTSTOWN, Pa. (CBS)—A father and son are hospitalized on Tuesday night following a domestic related incident in Pottstown.

It happened around 5 p.m. in the 400 block of Lincoln Ave. 112 more words

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Two Injured After Double Shooting In Pottstown

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are investigating a double shooting in Pottstown, Wednesday evening.

Police say shots were fired in the area of  North Washington and Chestnut streets, just before 8:30 p.m. 15 more words

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Woman Rescued From Schuylkill River In Pottstown

POTTSTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — A boater in Pottstown found himself involved in a dramatic rescue on the Schuylkill River.

First responders had to borrow his boat to rescue a woman in distress. 121 more words

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