Pottstown Celebrates Juneteenth

Here is the First couple of sentences of Evan Brandt's story: 

"POTTSTOWN — When Troy Rivera organized the first Juneteenth Celebration in Pottstown three years ago, it was a modest affair with some vendors, a few games for the kids and a wealth of good intentions.

His effort came soon after he had organized a peaceful march in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police officers – a march that attracted thousands in Pottstown and he wanted to keep the momentum of a racial reckoning going."

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