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borough (1990 pop. 21,831), Montgomery co., SE Pa., on the Schuylkill River; settled c.1700, inc. 1815. The borough's industries include plastic and metal products, furniture, electronic and transportation equipment, chemicals, machinery, coaxial cable, processed foods, and universal joints. The state's first ironworks were established there in 1715. The Hill School, a preparatory school, is in Pottstown. Other points of interest are an antique automobile museum and the home of John Potts (1754), colonial ironmaster and the community's planner.
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Jessica Krish served as the on-site chiropractic doctors for the 23rd annual Pottstown Rumble Volleyball Tournament held on June 21st and 22nd 2014.
cheered for students as Rupert Elementary School hosted the Pottstown School District's Reading Olympics.
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This pilot program, "Distinctly Pottstown," is a new collaboration between the college and The Hill School Writers Guild, a student club, to produce a variety of written compositions exploring the past, present and future of the Pottstown community.
Pottstown offered mainly general ed courses and students finished their degree programs in Blue Bell.
Nancy had been a resident of Pottstown for 20 years and enjoyed spending time with her family, reading, gardening, swimming and vacationing in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire.
Sermatech International with its headquarters in Pottstown, PA, USA, is a recognized leader in coating development, coating applications, and surface engineering technologies, serving major aerospace OEMs and their suppliers for over 40 years.
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Lebanon, New Jersey, will close its Pottstown, Pennsylvania diecasting facility, Pottstown Precision Casting (PPC), in 2001.