Date archive forDecember, 2014
By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
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Is the New Hope visitor’s center closing for good?

A funny thing is happening at New Hope’s visitor’s center Wednesday: the doors are closing at 3 p.m., but nobody knows when they’ll be reopened. Said a volunteer, “We’re not sure what’s More...

By Staff On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Little River Band to appear at New Hope Winery Jan. 28

Little River Band was formed in Melbourne, Australia in 1975. It was originally a blend of musicians who had enjoyed success in other Australian acts. Their new focus was to get airplay on American radio, and they More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 27th, 2014

John Oates headlines Winter Festival 2015 concert at Stephen J. Buck Theater

John Oates, the dark, mustachioed half of the ’70s duo Hall and Oates, has always had a thing for New Hope, and vice-versa, and will be headlining the Lambertville-New Hope Winter Festival 2015 concert. New More...

By Staff On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

VIDEO: New Hope-Solebury & Lambertville Community Choir sings at Chanukah on the Delaware; last menorah lighting tonight

Rabbi Aaron Gaber (center) from Brothers of Israel in Newtown performs Chanukah blessings as Mayor Larry Keller of New Hope (r) joins in The New Hope-Solebury & Lambertville Community Choir put on a soulful, More...

By Staff On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Indictments handed down in two Lambertville cases

Hunterdon County grand jurors indicted the treasurer of the Lambertville Fire Department Board of Engineers on charges of alleged theft and credit card fraud, it was announced Monday. Cynthia J. Strauss, 34, of More...

By Staff On Sunday, December 21st, 2014

VIDEO: Capital Singers of Trenton raise spirits at Chanukah celebration in New Hope

The Capital Singers of Trenton directed by Richard M. Loatman put on a rousing performance during the sixth celebration of Chanukah on the Delaware in New Hope on Dec. 21. They followed Alan Katz, a well-regarded More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Delaware Canal State Park celebrates new year with First Day Hike on Jan. 1, 2015

Hikers on 2012 First Day Hike, Delaware Canal State Park towpath in Easton (Photo: Irene Tatariw Trindle) Delaware Canal State Park will sponsor a free guided hike on New Year’s Day as part of the America’s More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 20th, 2014

With three Chanukah menorah lightings left to go in New Hope, Sunday looks like a blowout

Rabbi Mendel Prus of Doylestown leads havdalah service at Saturday night’s Chanukah event Each of the five Chanukah on the Delaware menorah lightings in New Hope so far have had their own unique flavor — More...

By Staff On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Free holiday wrapping for New Hope shoppers Dec. 20-21

The New Hope Business Alliance announced they will provide three free holiday gift wrapping locations for New Hope shoppers on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 20 and 21. The locations and times are the New Hope Visitor’s More...

By Staff On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

One man indicted in Lambertville for burglary; another for cocaine possession with intent to distribute

The State of New Jersey for the County of Hunterdon charged Carmen V. Williamson with Burglary in the Third Degree, stating that on, about or between Sept. 22, 2014 and Sept. 28, 2014, in the City of Lambertville More...