Date archive forJanuary, 2016
By Staff On Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Edgar Winter Band in the spotlight at New Hope Winery March 19

The legendary Edgar Winter Band will be taking the stage at New Hope Winery on Saturday, March 19. Winter, born in 1946, is known as a multi-instrumental, progressive R&B musician. Along with his band, The Edgar More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, January 30th, 2016

NelliRae’s Kitchen: creative vegetarian fare served in a cozy country atmosphere

Assorted Fruit Tartlets. NelliRae’s Kitchen is a cozy vegetarian café located in Revere, Pennsylvania, that has locals hooked, and also enjoys visitors from Easton, Allentown, Doylestown, and New Hope, along More...

By Steve Chernoski On Friday, January 29th, 2016

Digging out from blizzard a tale of two cities

Clearing key intersections like Bridge and Main streets is a priority for New Hope crews. It’s been nearly one week since Winter Storm Jonas dropped its first flakes on Lambertville and New Hope, and residents More...

By Staff On Thursday, January 28th, 2016

New Hope police blotter: public drunkenness, $9K taken from Village 2 safe, missing meat grinder

New Hope Police Department Nov. 22, 2015 –  At 11:21 p.m., a Village 2 resident reported to police that someone had entered her residence at some time over the prior two weeks, and removed $9,000 from her More...

By Steve Chernoski On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

What are the ethics of a parking spot on a snow-covered street?

“Savesies” across from City Hall in Lambertville You shovel out the on-street parking spot in front of your house and you don’t have a driveway. You grab some hot cocoa, shower off, or perhaps More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Man charged with ‘terrorism’ In 2014 Halloween bank robbery sentenced to seven years

A 25-year-old Douglassville man charged with committing an “act of terrorism” in connection with a 2014 New Jersey bank robbery that crossed into two states was sentenced to seven years in prison Tuesday. Jeffry More...

By Staff On Monday, January 25th, 2016

New Hope-Solebury School District parent groups say vote to change campus revite plan could come Monday

A message from the New Hope-Solebury School District Parent Groups: “To All Parents and Students: “Please be aware that significant changes to the Campus Revitalization Plan (i.e., High School and Middle More...

By Steve Chernoski On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Snow makes for a quiet Saturday night in Lambertville

Downtown Lambertville on Saturday night (Photo: Steve Chernoski) The few sounds in downtown Lambertville Saturday night came from plow trucks accompanied by the occasional profanity overheard from other vehicles More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, January 23rd, 2016
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‘Mr. Copacabana’: The story of the genius who created Manhattan’s legendary nightclub and raised a family in Bucks County

It’s 1969, the year of Apollo 11, Woodstock, and the “Miracle Mets.” “Mr. Copacabana” author Jim Proser is 16 years old. He’s working at Mel’s Restaurant on West Mechanic Street in New Hope, Pennsylvania, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Downtown New Hope restaurant/bars carry on through blizzard

Patti Patti at John and Peter’s. Disclaimer: The emergency management folks are asking everyone to stay at home, and stay off the roadways. There’s been a state of emergency declared. It’s neither More...