Date archive forAugust, 2019
By Staff On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

New Hope police ask for help identifying suspect in thefts

New Hope police are asking the public to help identify a suspect who they say broke into two vehicles parked outside Cornerstone Health and Fitness Monday morning. Police say the suspect gained access to the More...

By Staff On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Bucks County Audubon Society to host 20th annual ‘Art of the Barn Tour’

Watercolor by Jane Ramsey The annual Bucks County Audubon Society (BCAS) “Art of the Barn Tour and Art Show” returns Oct. 5 and 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m each day. It’s an opportunity to spend some More...

By Staff On Monday, August 19th, 2019
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Route 29 in Lambertville reduced to one lane each way starting this week

Middle section of Route 29 lane reduction project The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) on Monday announced that Route 29 in Lambertville will be reduced from two lanes to one in each direction by More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, August 19th, 2019

Route 202 development in Solebury Township in the spotlight at Tuesday meeting

Artist’s rendering of “Solebury Square” concept presented in June The Solebury Township Board of Supervisors will attempt to “reset” their conversation with constituents over a proposed More...

By Staff On Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Paintings by local artist Trisha Vergis on display at Gratz Gallery in Doylestown

A special exhibition of paintings by local artist Trisha Vergis will be on display at the Gratz Gallery and Conservation Studio in Doylestown through the end of the year. Born in 1962, Vergis lives in Sergeantsville, More...

By Staff On Friday, August 16th, 2019
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Gov. Wolf issues executive order aimed at reducing gun violence

Governor Tom Wolf on Friday signed an executive order making changes to executive branch agencies and programs to better target gun violence in Pennsylvania. The governor’s executive order names Charles Ramsey, More...

By Staff On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Give peace a chance at the Buckingham Peace Fair on Sept. 21

The 2019 Peace Fair will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Buckingham Friends Meeting House in Lahaska from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. — and not a moment too soon. Now in its 20th year, the event is organized More...

By Staff On Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

REVIEW: ‘Always…Patsy Cline’ at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Carter Calvert (L) and Sally Struthers (R) (Photo: Joan Marcus) By John Dwyer Bucks County Playhouse is on a roll. Back to back, they have given us a “Mamma Mia!,” which was better than what I saw on Broadway, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

Solebury Township man charged with child pornography

John A. Hartmann, 73, of Solebury Township, was arrested Tuesday and charged with two counts of possessing child pornography and one count of criminally using a computer. He was released on $75,000 bail, pending More...

By Staff On Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Nonstop laughter with ‘The Producers’ at Bucks County Center for the Performing Arts

(Photo: Lisa Schaffer) By John Dwyer “The Producers” is a laugh riot. Before it came to Broadway in April 2001, it had received raves in Chicago. Family members who had seen it there told me that it More...