Date archive forMay, 2014
By Staff On Saturday, May 31st, 2014
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Fine ‘Chapter Two’ kicks off third season for Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Nadia Bowers and Michael Nathanson in ‘Chapter Two’ at Bucks County Playhouse By John Dwyer In the summer of 2012, the newly-reopened Bucks County Playhouse paid tribute to two Broadway greats with More...

By Staff On Friday, May 30th, 2014
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Ginger Baker’s Jazz Confusion at Havana New Hope June 28

Havana New Hope will present “An Evening with Ginger Baker’s Jazz Confusion” on June 28 featuring Pee Wee Ellis, Alec Dankworth and Abass Dodoo. The performance is part of legendary rock drummer More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Opinion: Demolition of the Odette’s building will seriously degrade the entire image of historical New Hope

The following letter was sent to New Hope Borough Council on May 16 by preservation expert Kathryn Ann Auerbach of Erwinna. A graduate of William & Mary, Auerbach is an instructor of historic preservation at More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
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Meet the new ‘first couple’: first same-sex marriage performed in New Hope

Dwyer maintains his cool while Millman fights back tears as the couple completes their wedding vows Herb Millman and John Dwyer made history Wednesday night in New Hope’s first same-sex wedding. The ceremony More...

By Staff On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
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Message from Lambertville Chamber of Commerce President Wilson Weed

To the business communities and residents of New Hope and Lambertville: I want to apologize for my previous comments regarding the cancellation of the 2014 Friday Night Fireworks season. Over the past three years More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, May 23rd, 2014
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New Hope and Lambertville police blotters: allegedly drunk woman pushes cop, DUIs, attempted break-in

New Hope Police Department April 19, 2014 –  At 12:01 a.m. police arrested Brian Gallagher, 23, of Ocean City, New Jersey, for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, after he was observed operating his vehicle More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Blank Canvas Gallery in New Hope presents ‘The New Normal’

“Call Us to Penance”, gouache on panel, Linda Guenste Blank Canvas Gallery, located at 19a West Bridge Street, welcomes Bucks County artists Linda Guenste and Susan Moloney for a joint show, “The New Normal,” More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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One to catch: Wings’ lead guitarist Laurence Juber at Havana New Hope on May 29

Guitar virtuoso Laurence Juber of the bygone Wings will put on a totally acoustic performance at Havana  on Thursday, May 29, and it’s one you may not want to miss. Here’s why: Juber was a noted More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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GOV. CORBETT QUITS FIGHT AGAINST SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

(L to R) Rev. Michael Ruk of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, New Hope Councilwoman Geri Delevich and Ted Martin, head of Equality PA (Photo: S. Casano) Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett said Wednesday he will More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
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Federal judge rules PA same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional

A federal judge declared Pennsylvania’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional Tuesday, saying, “We are a better people than what these laws represent…it is time to discard them into the ash More...