Date archive forMarch, 2019
By Steve Chernoski On Sunday, March 31st, 2019

With Raven temporarily closed, Cub Room at New Hope Lodge carries the torch

Earlier in March, The Raven‘s restaurant and bar closed abruptly due to “sudden repair issues.” With many patrons now left without the ritual of pre-gaming at the New Hope Lodge‘s Cub Room More...

By Staff On Sunday, March 31st, 2019

Local groups sponsor Lambertville event on criminal justice reform

Imagine you’re on death row for a crime you never committed. Shujaa Graham knows the experience all too well. He was exonerated from San Quentin’s death row in 1979, and finally released in 1981. Graham speaks More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, March 29th, 2019
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Suspect shot at New Hope police station free on bail, talking to investigators

New Hope police station Brian P. Riling, 38, of Pipersville, is free on $50,000 bail and cooperating with investigators looking into the March 3 incident at the New Hope police station that left him wounded, his More...

By Staff On Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Passing of former New Hope zoning officer Bob Rynkiewicz

Robert A. Rynkiewicz, 86, of New Hope died at Doylestown Hospital on Tuesday, March 19. Born in the Bridesburg neighborhood of Philadelphia, Bob was a long-time resident of New Hope. He was the zoning and code enforcement More...

By Staff On Thursday, March 28th, 2019

Peddler’s Village presents new family-oriented festival in April

Peddler’s Village in Lahaska will present Spring KidsFest, a free event geared towards families and young visitors, on April 27 and 28. The weekend includes traditional kids’ activities, educational opportunities, More...

By Staff On Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Mamma Mia! Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope announces 2019 season

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope on Wednesday announced titles and creative teams for the theater’s 80th anniversary season, which will launch May 17. The 2019 season kicks off with the nail-biting thriller “Dial More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
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Pipersville man appears to be unnamed suspect shot by New Hope police March 3

New Hope Police Station When a female employee at a popular restaurant/bar on South Main Street in New Hope left through the rear door on the evening of March 3, she didn’t know her ex-boyfriend was lying More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, March 25th, 2019

Delaware & Raritan Canal in Lambertville stocked with trout Monday

Flying Fish: Lambertville’s canal gets stocked Workers with the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife were busy stocking the Delaware & Raritan Canal in Lambertville on Monday in anticipation of opening More...

By Staff On Sunday, March 24th, 2019

Hal Linden of TV’s ‘Barney Miller’ headlines ‘In the Mood’ at Bucks County Playhouse

Hal Linden, star of the classic TV sitcom series “Barney Miller,” will join the cast of  “In the Mood,” a 1940s musical revue running at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope starting April 23. Linden More...

By Staff On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Road work, tree trimming scheduled next week in Solebury, Upper Makefield, Buckingham

Several area roads will be restricted next week for tree trimming operations, road resurfacing, and pothole repair. Route 32 (River Road) between Cuttalossa Road and Greenhill Road in Solebury Township will be More...