Date archive forNovember, 2015
By Staff On Saturday, November 28th, 2015
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Lambertville Animal Welfare ‘desperately’ seeking home for two senior cats

Lambertville Animal Welfare says they’re desperately searching for a loving adoptive or foster home for two senior cats. Carissa and Scooter need a new home for the holidays, since their current foster More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, November 28th, 2015
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Armagnac: A classic winter spirit worth trying

Now that Cognac has enjoyed something of a resurgence as a result of aggressive re-branding as a hip spirit for mixing, as well as being a fave bottle among rappers and well-heeled Chinese businessmen, many have More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 27th, 2015
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Logan Inn invites one and all to annual New Hope Christmas tree lighting Sunday evening

The Logan Inn will once again be hosting the annual Christmas tree lighting in New Hope, with hot cocoa, choral music and the traditional visit by Santa, who arrives courtesy of the Eagle Volunteer Fire Company. It More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015
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U.S. to New Hope: Odette’s project threatens area’s history and character

The U.S. Department of the Interior’s National Park Service slammed redevelopment plans for the former Odette’s site in New Hope after reviewing the project last month at the request of the P.A. Department More...

By Steve Chernoski On Monday, November 23rd, 2015
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Survey focuses on access to public transportation in New Hope and Lambertville

Weekend traffic on Route 29 (Photo: Steve Chernoski) Does the New Hope area have a public transportation problem? The Free Press would like to hear your views, and has launched a survey to gather data on local public More...

By Staff On Monday, November 23rd, 2015
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Bucks County Audubon Society showcases work of nature photographer Jerry Fuqua

“Fall Morning” by Jerry Fuqua Award-winning photographer Jerry Fuqua will be featured in a month-long exhibit at Bucks County Audubon Society beginning Nov. 24. Fuqua specializes in landscapes and wildlife, More...

By Staff On Saturday, November 21st, 2015
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‘Dog Days of Lambertville’ 2016 calendar benefits local animal charities

Petunia, a four-year-old Jackapoo, has accompanied her mom on two different cross-country cycling trips. Dozens of furry, four-legged locals are about to bask in their 12 months of fame by being featured in the More...

By Staff On Saturday, November 21st, 2015
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Property tax elimination vote on horizon in Pennsylvania Senate

KILLING THE TAX: The state Senate could vote on a bill eliminating school property taxes as early as next week. By Andrew Staub | PA Independent Next week could be a big week for proponents of eliminating Pennsylvania’s More...

By Staff On Friday, November 20th, 2015
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Carversville Grocery debuts homemade short rib pastrami

Joseph Frost has joined Max Hansen Carversville Grocery as executive chef, and he’s wasting no time cooking up tasty and unique menu items at the quaint Bucks County grocery store that doubles as the town’s More...

By Staff On Thursday, November 19th, 2015
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‘Misery’ at Broadhurst Theatre is second Bucks County Playhouse production to hit the Great White Way

Laurie Mercalf and Bruce Willis in Misery (Photo: Joan Marcus) The opening Sunday of Misery at Broadway’s Broadhurst Theatre represented another feather in the cap of Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope. The Broadway More...