Date archive forDecember, 2020
By Staff On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

Pennsylvania ban on indoor dining, gyms, school sports to be lifted Jan. 4

By Angela Couloumbis and Jamie Martines of Spotlight PA Gov. Tom Wolf will lift restrictions that temporarily halted indoor dining, shuttered gyms, casinos, and theaters, and suspended in-person sports and extracurricular More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, December 29th, 2020

Proposed site for new parking garage in New Hope is just north of train station, Union Square

New Hope Public Works garage adjacent to Union Square parking lot The proposed site of the New Hope Borough parking garage is on Stockton Avenue, a single-lane road that runs between tracks of the New Hope-Ivyland More...

By Staff On Monday, December 28th, 2020
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Passing of Charles ‘Chick’ Messinger of New Hope

Charles “Chick” Messinger, 91, passed away peacefully on Dec. 20 in Doylestown. Chick was one of a kind, a raconteur who loved life. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, cousin, friend and teacher. He More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, December 27th, 2020

New parking garage may be located on north side of New Hope

Northern end of New Hope where a new parking garage may be located (Google Maps) A new five-level parking garage being built by New Hope Borough may cost more than $4 million and be situated near the Delaware Canal More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, December 26th, 2020

Delaware River at New Hope-Lambertville running high, but not overflowing banks

The Delaware River at New Hope and Lambertville was running high on Saturday, but not projected to overflow its banks. The water level was at 10.89 feet at 4 p.m., and expected to begin declining, according to More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020

New Hope to build 5-level parking garage on New Street

New Hope will build a five-level parking garage on borough-owned land one block from South Main Street, according to a news release announcing a state grant program award Wednesday. The state will provide $1.75 More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 19th, 2020

Virtual holiday concert by Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville a warm holiday hug

By John Millman Dwyer When you go to any musical at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville, you will hear some of the best voices in the Delaware Valley. They are lucky to be home to many artists, and every year More...

By Staff On Friday, December 18th, 2020
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Lambertville council members Asaro, Urbish bid farewell at meeting Thursday

By Karen Taylor Mayor Fahl began Thursday’s meeting by expressing her appreciation to council members Beth Asaro and Madeline Urbish, who will end their terms in office on Jan. 5. Councilman Sanders and Councilwoman More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, December 17th, 2020

N.J. man charged with invasion of privacy in Lambertville

File photo A Hampton, N.J., man has been arrested for secretly recording several people in Lambertville in bathrooms during 2016 and 2017, police said Wednesday. Douglas Gimson, age 31, was charged on Dec. 3 in More...

By Staff On Monday, December 14th, 2020

New Hope gets state grant to help buy police body-worn cameras

(file photo) New Hope will receive $11,218 in state funds to purchase body-worn cameras for police. It’s part of a statewide crime-reduction strategy that prioritizes evidence-based policy and practice. The More...