Date archive forFebruary, 2020
By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Caffe Galleria in Lambertville to close in March

Lambertville’s famed Caffe Galleria will close its doors March 14 after serving the area for some 25 years. Located at 23 N. Union St., the coffee shop/Mediterranean restaurant has lived up to its motto throughout the More...

By Staff On Friday, February 28th, 2020

Fleecy Dale Road in Solebury Township closed starting March 11

Fleecy Dale Road between Route 32 (River Road) and Aquetong Road in Solebury Township will be closed beginning Wednesday, March 11, for gas main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) More...

By Staff On Thursday, February 27th, 2020

New Hope-Solebury awarded $35K school safety grant by state

The School Safety and Security Committee of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency on Wednesday approved a school safety and security grant of $35,000 for New Hope-Solebury. The funds were part of More...

By Staff On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

Bucks business burglar charged with 6 New Hope break-ins

David Andrauskas was arrested for burlary and eluding police Saturday. A Philadelphia man has been charged with targeting six small businesses in New Hope last month, along with 15 other overnight burglaries across More...

By Staff On Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

New Hope concert introduces 5 outstanding young performers

Ellie Taylor of Hatboro performs at the March 12 concert. Ellie Taylor of Hatboro, winner of the Bart Pitman Memorial Keyboard $5,000 Scholarship, will be a featured performer March 12 at the Delaware Valley Music More...

By Staff On Monday, February 24th, 2020

Crews making progress battling Delaware Water Gap fire

Fire visible from Route 80 Sunday night (Photo: Knowlton Township Fire & Rescue Company) Firefighters from both sides of the Delaware river are making progress in their struggle against a forest fire that More...

By Staff On Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

Annual Miss New Hope Celebrates Pageant on tap for March

New Hope Celebrates (NHC) and Party Gurlz Productions will present the Third Annual Miss New Hope Celebrates Pageant on March 14 at the Event Center by Cornerstone in New Hope. The glamorous evening will feature the More...

By Staff On Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

Passing of Eugene R. Gladston of New Hope

Eugene R. Gladston, 91, of New Hope, formerly of New York City, passed away Wednesday morning, Feb. 19, following a brief illness. Eugene was born Oct. 8, 1928, to Emanuel and Anna Goldstein, and is survived by More...

By Staff On Friday, February 21st, 2020

Pineville Tavern owner charged with shooting at 2 homes with pellet gun

Andrew Abruzzese An Upper Makefield man who owns a popular local restaurant was accused of firing a pellet gun at two homes on the night of Feb. 3 — one in Solebury, and the other in Upper Makefield. Andrew More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Lambertville mayor’s proposal to merge municipal sites into new building draws fire

Initial design concept of new municipal building A proposal by Lambertville Mayor Julia Fahl to sell City Hall and the public library and consolidate several municipal facilities into a single new building has engendered More...