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Rock the Wall 10k Race Report

My husband Bill and I drove to Pottsville, PA this morning, about an hour from our house, not knowing whether we were going to do a road race or a trail race. 711 more words

Headed to HippoCamp 2018!

This August 24-26th I’ll be attending a writer’s conference known as HippoCamp for the first time and leading a breakout session with my partner Parker Blaney… 101 more words

Publication News

2 Killed in Crash at Grove Road and Pottstown Pike in West Goshen Township in Chester County

2 Killed in West Goshen Township Crash at Grove Road and Pottstown Pike West Goshen Township, Pennsylvania (February 11, 2018) — Two people were fatally injured in a collision on Saturday in West Goshen Township, authorities said. 39 more words

These are a few of my favorite things

I had a wonderful Christmas filled with great family time. Of course there were lots of gifts, but two that really tugged at my heartstrings. 214 more words

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

Slice Of Life

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


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