Date archive forOctober, 2012
By Charlie Sahner On Friday, October 26th, 2012

Hurricane, flood watch and high wind warnings in effect for New Hope; Monday school canceled

Monday 12:15 a.m. Delaware River level at free bridge now projected to be 10.1 feet Wednesday evening.   Sunday 6 p.m. NHS School District closed monday, all activities cancelled.   Sunday 3 p.m. From More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, October 21st, 2012
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Roxey Ballet Company announces ‘Reach for the Stars’ annual fundraiser

The Roxey Ballet Company has announced that its annual Reach for the Stars fundraiser will be held at the Lambertville Rescue Squad on Saturday, Oct. 27 at 6 p.m. This year’s theme is “Saturday Night Dance Fever” More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Photo: Breakfast at The Last Temptation

  Bacon, egg and cheese croissant from Donna at The Last Temptation made my day! The Last Temptation at 115 S. Main St. in New Hope is known for its most excellent java and Thomas Sweet ice cream, but the More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, October 19th, 2012

Just when you thought it was safe, annual High Heel Drag Race schedules its tenth New Hope run

Illegal drag race Update: Event postponed in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy. Every year around Halloween time the crazies come out and run up and down the hill on West Mechanic Street. This year the High Heel Race More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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J & W art gallery relocates to Lambertville

J&W Gallery Fine Art, long a staple of West Bridge Street life in New Hope, has packed it up and is reopening in Lambertville at 19 Church St. Says co-owner Joseph, “We are very excited to announce that More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Opinion: Possible LES Closing and UES Overcrowding

Popular LES Principal Ken Silver At the recent School Board meeting, the Board began a discussion about possibly closing the Lower Elementary School, moving these students to the Upper Elementary School, and moving More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, October 15th, 2012

Plan for 9/11 memorial in Lambertville draws heat

A proposed memorial to 9/11 is drawing criticism from some Lambertville residents, respectful of its historical significance yet wary of the plan’s choice of location — the corner of Bridge and Union More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, October 14th, 2012

Kate Clinton is coming! Kate Clinton is coming!

Kate Clinton (center) on her way to New Hope with event co-chair Geri Delevich (far left) and fans (L to R) Hope Smolin, Cathy Lester and Kate McCann New Hope Celebrates is gearing up for an evening with Kate Clinton More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, October 13th, 2012

New Hope zoning group blasts Bucks County Playhouse over proposed bar/restaurant

Bucks County Playhouse officials were lambasted by a Zoning Hearing Board displeased Thursday night with a proposed rear deck bar that seemed to have morphed into a restaurant/bar with live music. Playhouse owner More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Solebury police seek two males in attempted child luring

Police composite of van passenger Solebury Township police are looking for leads in an attempted child luring incident they say occurred at around 10 a.m. on Oct. 8 in the North Pointe development. Police say that More...