Date archive forJanuary, 2017
By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Sources: New Hope Borough Council President Resigned Due to Intense Criticism, Not ‘Family Matters’

Bill Scandone (file) A funny thing happened on the way to the New Hope Borough Council meeting Jan. 17. The meeting agenda that evening listed a vote on whether to “accept” the resignation of Council More...

By Staff On Saturday, January 28th, 2017
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OPINION: Not So Fast, New Hope

By Judy Williamson As a life-long New Hope native, I don’t believe the proposed “changes for the sake of change” at Cannon Square benefit New Hope in any way. They only benefit the new owner by More...

By Staff On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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South Hunterdon Regional High School Goes Solar

South Hunterdon Regional High School in West Amwell is going green and saving a bit of green thanks to a new solar field near the school and a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the company that installed and funded More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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BE MY BABY: Legendary Ronnie Spector Rocks New Hope Winery Feb. 17

The Ronettes (Ronnie at center). Ronnie Spector will once again sing some of the greatest hits of the 1960s girl group the Ronettes on Feb. 17 at New Hope Winery. Spector was born in 1943 as Veronica Yvette Bennett, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Why did New Hope Borough Council President Scandone Resign, Then Change His Mind?

New Hope Borough Council President Bill Scandone (L) and Mayor Larry Keller. (file) Why did President Bill Scandone resign from New Hope Borough Council Jan. 6, only to reverse course and “rescind” his More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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‘USA Today’ Names Lambertville Most Picturesque Town in N.J.

(Photo: Stephen Harris) Lambertville is the most picturesque small town in New Jersey, according to a USA Today article. “Lambertville is a haven for artists and craftsman, and is known as ‘The Antiques More...

By Staff On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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New Jersey Police Beat: Lambertville Weed Conspiracy, West Amwell Arson Arrest

Lambertville Man Charged with Aggravated Arson Kenneth Bacorn, age 52, of Lambertville, was arrested and charged with aggravated arson as a result of a joint investigation conducted by the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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SNEAK PREVIEW: Logan Inn ‘Cannon Square’ Redevelopment Project in New Hope

New Hope Borough Council Tuesday night viewed a presentation by Logan Inn Owner Frank Cretella and Architect Ralph Fey depicting the latest version of their “Cannon Square” redevelopment project at 10 More...

By Staff On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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ACME Screening Room in Lambertville Presents ‘Strike a Pose’ Jan. 20-22

ACME Screening Room in Lambertville will present “Strike a Pose,” the 2016 Dutch/Belgian documentary film about the dancers who performed with Madonna in her “Blond Ambition ” tour 26 years More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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New Hope Borough Council President Bill Scandone to Resign at Tuesday Night Meeting

New Hope Borough Council President Bill Scandone will resign from the group on Tuesday evening, according to a source with knowledge of the situation, and borough documents. Scandone and Borough Manager Cathie More...