Date archive forApril, 2020
By Staff On Saturday, April 18th, 2020
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Benefits now available for unemployed gig workers, contractors in Pa.

Pennsylvania’s self-employed, independent contractors, gig workers, and others not eligible for regular unemployment compensation (UC) can now begin filing claims for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) More...

By Staff On Friday, April 17th, 2020
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Public officials urge citizens to stay the course; Anti-shutdown protest planned for Harrisburg

Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine during update Thursday Despite signs that the spread of covid-19 is starting to decline, state and county officials on Thursday stressed the importance of continuing the stringent More...

By Staff On Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
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Legislature sends bill to Gov. Wolf that would reopen many Pennsylvania businesses

Photo: Dan Gleiter | The Patriot-News By Gillian McGoldrick of LNP | LancasterOnline and Cynthia Fernandez of Spotlight PA The state legislature sent a bill to Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday that could reopen a significant More...

By Staff On Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
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Rise in new Bucks County covid-19 cases continues to slow

(file photo) The number of new coronavirus cases in Bucks County continues to show signs of flattening out, even as the death toll from coronavirus remains on a steady rise. Three more deaths among people with covid-19 More...

By Staff On Sunday, April 12th, 2020
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Pennsylvania health official sounds hopeful note as covid-19 numbers slow down

Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine on Saturday said that the state has “been able to bend the curve” of new covid-19 cases, but cautioned that it More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, April 10th, 2020
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Environmental group seeks to postpone consideration of Lambertville development project

Initial concept of multi-income housing at the current police department site The New Jersey Sierra Club this week sent letters to the state Attorney General’s Office and Department of Community Affairs More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, April 9th, 2020
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New Hope limits parking on South Main Street

New Hope Mayor Larry Keller on Thursday issued emergency regulations limiting parking on South Main Street to a maximum of 15 minutes and only for the purpose of picking up takeout food. The regulations will go More...

By Staff On Thursday, April 9th, 2020
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Hunterdon Freeholders ask governor to reconsider order to close county parks

Sourland Mountain Preserve Hunterdon County’s Freeholders have called on Gov. Phil Murphy to reconsider his decision to close all county parks and trails in the state, calling it “a one-size-fits-all decision” More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, April 9th, 2020
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Gov. Wolf orders Pennsylvania schools to close for rest of academic year

Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday ordered Pennsylvania schools to close for the rest of the academic year in response to the coronavirus outbreak. A growing number of states have shut down schools for the year amid the More...

By Staff On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
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Passing of Timothy Korzun of Lambertville

Timothy John Korzun of Lambertville died at home on April 6. He was a founding law partner in Sheak and Korzun, P.C., of Lawrenceville (previously of Pennington) N.J., specializing in surety and construction bond More...