Date archive forAugust, 2014
By Staff On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Painted ‘state line’ unveiled on New Hope-Lambertville free bridge

Ian Sanders unveils state line to his parents, Ward and Erica Sanders, and sister Lilly; DRJTBC Commissioner Yuki Moore Laurenti; DRJTBC Executive Director Joseph Resta; New Hope Mayor Larry Keller; Dee Dee Bowman More...

By Staff On Friday, August 29th, 2014

Sizzling production of ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’ at Bucks County Playhouse makes for hottest ticket around

David Alan Bunn in ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Photo: Mandee Kuenzle) By John Dwyer and Herb Millman Get to the Bucks County Playhouse as quickly as you can — the place has a five-alarm fire, with More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, August 28th, 2014
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Tuesday night meeting of New Hope business owners anything but boring

New Hope Chamber of Commerce President Roger Green New Hope business owners don’t gather as a collective group very often, but when they do, the result is frequently contentious, and Tuesday’s Chamber More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Shops of North Main Street kick off Labor Day weekend with celebration Friday night

The business owners of North Main Street in New Hope are getting a head start on the Labor Day weekend with a special evening celebration Friday beginning at 4 p.m. Visitors will be able to enjoy live street entertainers More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Sneak Preview: Draft menu from Nick Gialias’ new Nektar restaurant in New Hope

Nick Gialias’ Nektar restaurant at 8 W. Mechanic St. promises to be a clever twist on the wine bar theme, adding on beer and spirits specially paired with small plates, cheeses, charcuterie, and sandwiches. More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, August 25th, 2014

Anticipation builds over New Hope’s town-wide business meeting scheduled for Tuesday night

Business leaders will meet at New Hope’s Borough Hall community room Tuesday night The New Hope Chamber of Commerce is making good on its promise of hosting a community meeting open to chamber members and More...

By Staff On Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Country rock legends Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen at New Hope Winery

Renowned musicians Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen are teaming up for an evening of top-notch country and bluegrass music at the New Hope Winery on Friday, Aug. 29 at 8 p.m. A pioneer of the country rock genre, More...

By Staff On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Bucks County Choral Society announces auditions

The Bucks County Choral Society recently announced that auditions will be held for singers of all voice parts beginning the week of August 25, and running through the week of September 1. Organizers say that interested More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Pending study, New Hope Borough Council tables Bucks County Playhouse request to light up riverside views with colored LEDs

In a first for the  New Hope and Lambertville waterfront, Bucks County Playhouse wants to illuminate this unauthorized sign on the building’s river-facing side New Hope Borough Council on Tuesday night tabled More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, August 18th, 2014

Borough Council meeting preview: Playhouse hopes to light up riverside with colored LEDs; Council proposal would make joining committees harder, removing members easier

Despite lacking required permits, Bucks County Playhouse officials want to illuminate this unapproved river-facing signage There are are several important discussions and votes taking place at Tuesday night’s More...