Date archive forMay, 2019
By Staff On Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Renowned musician Leon Redbone dies in New Hope

Famed musical performer Leon Redbone, 69, passed away in New Hope on Thursday, according to his family. “It is with heavy hearts we announce that early this morning, May 30th, Leon Redbone crossed the delta More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Lambertville group outlines revised construction plan for Ely Park

Artist’s rendering After raising nearly $200,000 in additional funds, the Friends of Ely Park on Thursday announced revisions to the mission and plan for revitalizing Lambertville’s largest public green More...

By Staff On Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

‘Little Women’ at Music Mountain Theatre hits big with great ensemble work

By John Dwyer I once heard an Italian chef say that a good cook can create a meal with whatever is on hand in the kitchen. In fact, that is what happens in so many European kitchens, both in homes and restaurants, More...

By Staff On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

Delays expected Wednesday as ramp closure begins at I-295/Taylorsville Road

Scudder Falls Bridge The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) is urging motorists who travel in the vicinity of the I-295/Taylorsville Road Interchange (Yardley-New Hope, Exit 10) to plan ahead and More...

By Staff On Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Lambertville to hold annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday

Sprucing up on Saturday at the American Legion in New Hope The City of Lambertville will hold its annual Memorial Day Parade and commemorative ceremony on Monday, May 27. The parade starts at the corner of North More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, May 25th, 2019

New Hope woman killed in Delaware car crash Wednesday

Sallie Ziff and husband Barry in a 2016 New Hope Historical Society photo Sallie Anne Ziff, 81, of New Hope, was killed in a car crash in Delaware on Wednesday, Delaware State Police confirmed Friday. The incident More...

By Staff On Friday, May 24th, 2019

Sunday is ‘Fish for Free Day’ in Pennsylvania

During the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, when many families and friends will already be gathered together, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) will be offering the first of two Fish-for-Free Days. On More...

By Staff On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

‘Dial M for Murder’ is a smash at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Graeme Malcom as Inspector Hubbard and Olivia Gilliatt as Margot Wendice (Photo: Joan Marcus) By John Dwyer There are mysteries and there are mysteries. One of the most famous is “Mousetrap,” a play that was More...

By Staff On Monday, May 20th, 2019

New Hope-Solebury wins seatbelt safety challenge

New Hope-Solebury High School is the overall winner of the 12th Annual Bucks County High School Seatbelt Safety Challenge, the Bucks Transportation Management (TMA Bucks) association announced Monday. New Hope-Solebury More...

By Staff On Sunday, May 19th, 2019

Registration underway for 2019 Delaware River Sojourn June 15-22

Interested paddlers are invited to register for the 25th Annual Delaware River Sojourn taking place June 15-22. The Delaware River Sojourn combines guided paddling excursions with interpretive programs, camping, More...