Date archive forSeptember, 2019
By Staff On Sunday, September 29th, 2019

‘Works in Wood’ returns to New Hope Arts on Oct. 5

“Expand” by Tricia Adler. The 20th anniversary “Works in Wood” exhibition returns to New Hope Arts on Oct. 5. “The show honors the rich cultural heritage of Bucks County woodworking while More...

By Staff On Saturday, September 28th, 2019

‘Rocky Horror Show’ returns to Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope Oct. 11

Kevin Cahoon as Dr. Frank ‘n’ Furter (Photo: Dan Gramkee) Bucks County Playhouse will present its annual reprise of “The Rocky Horror Show” beginning Friday, Oct. 11. The interactive, kitschy Halloween More...

By Staff On Friday, September 27th, 2019

Annual High Heel Drag Race dashes through New Hope Oct. 27

New Hope Celebrates (NHC) will hold its annual High Heel Drag Race on Sunday, Oct. 27, on West Mechanic Street in New Hope. During the popular event, now in its 16th year, racers in Halloween costumes don high heels More...

By Staff On Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Pennsylvania governor backs legalizing recreational marijuana use

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that he supports legalizing recreational marijuana, and called on the Republican-controlled Legislature to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana and authorize More...

By Staff On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

New Hope-Solebury teacher charged with sexually abusing student

A teacher from New Hope-Solebury High School has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a female student in 2005. Kevin A. Elvey II, 41, of Yardley, was arraigned Wednesday on a first-degree misdemeanor count More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

New Hope-Solebury school board weighs sports field and track renovation

The New Hope-Solebury Board of School Directors on Thursday night will consider developing a plan to renovate the district’s athletic field and track at an estimated cost of $1.7 million. “The track More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Meeting on Route 202 development in Solebury on tap for Tuesday

Area of potential development (Google) The Solebury Township Board of Supervisors will hold another community meeting to discuss a proposed development plan for the Route 202 corridor on Tuesday at 6 p.m. The meeting More...

By Staff On Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

‘Pollinators in Peril’ presentation Oct. 16 in Lambertville

Take a fascinating, free photographic tour of the world of pollinators in New Jersey on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m., at the Phillip L. Pittore Justice Center in Lambertville. Blaine Rothauser, senior ecologist at More...

By Staff On Saturday, September 21st, 2019

REVIEW: ‘Mamma Mia!’ at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville

By John Dwyer Mamma mia, here I go again. My my, how can I resist you?” These are the first lines of the ABBA song “Mamma Mia,” and are appropriate as Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville has mounted the More...

By Staff On Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Solebury car crash leaves two critically injured Thursday night

Route 202 near the site of the crash. (Google) A collision on Route 202 in Solebury left three people injured Thursday night; two seriously. The accident occurred at approximately 8:15 p.m. just north of Aquetong More...