Charlie Sahner

“Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy." - Einstein

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 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 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 Charlie Sahner On Saturday, December 12th, 2020

Chive Cafe & Catering opens its doors in Lambertville at former City Market site

Chive Cafe & Catering opened for business Saturday at 74 N. Main St. in Lambertville, the former site of City Market deli/cafe. The breakfast and lunch restaurant developed a sizable following at its previous More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

New Christmas pine tree planted at Logan Inn in New Hope

Residents and visitors have been admiring a spectacular new pine tree this week at New Hope’s “Cannon Square,” the grassy triangle at West Ferry and South Main streets next to the Logan Inn. The More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

New Hope to hold taxes flat in 2021

New Hope Borough Hall. A welcome bit of good news came this week amid the worsening covid-19 landscape. New Hope Borough says there will be no increase in real estate taxes called for in its 2021 budget. “We More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, November 19th, 2020

New Hope-Solebury schools going back to virtual through Dec. 4

Amid mounting covid-19 case numbers across the state and county, New Hope-Solebury School District (NHSSD) said Thursday that it will return to virtual-only learning starting Nov. 23 and continuing until Dec. 4. In-person More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

New Pennsylvania covid measures call for negative test to enter state from NJ

Deciding whether to take a walk across the bridge to Lambertville and back will get more complicated for New Hope residents starting Friday. Among the “targeted” measures announced Tuesday by Pennsylvania More...