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 Thursday, August 16th, 2018
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Report of smoke at New Hope-Solebury Upper Elementary School draws massive emergency response

Smoke from an air conditioning system malfunction at the New Hope-Solebury Upper Elementary School drew emergency responders from New Hope and surrounding communities Thursday afternoon. New Hope Eagle Volunteer More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, August 16th, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Presidential views of the free press

Despite today’s polarized national political environment, the Free Press constantly strives to provide objective, non-partisan news coverage. Perhaps this is where local news can truly shine, and provide More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Four rescued from Delaware River at New Hope

(file photo) Despite repeated public warnings from authorities about high water levels on the Delaware River due to recent rains, four individuals on jet skis took to the waterway near New Hope on Wednesday, and More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Police say two suspicious Solebury Township fires connected

Police have tied Wednesday morning’s fire that was intentionally set at the HomeStarr Realty office at 6089 Route 202 in Solebury Township to a suspicious Aug. 2 blaze at the historic Victorian Neely House on More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Police say Wednesday morning fire in Solebury Township intentionally set

Solebury Township Police and the Bucks County Fire Marshal’s Office are investigating a Wednesday morning fire at the HomeStarr Realty office at 6089 Route 202. Police, Midway Fire Company and Central Bucks EMS More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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Rep. Helen Tai to host senior fair Aug. 14 in New Hope

State Rep. Helen Tai will host a senior fair from on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the New Hope Volunteer Eagle Fire Company building. The event offers older area residents useful information about about health care, property More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, August 11th, 2018
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Brook Trout Population Growing in Aquetong Creek

Birds do it. Bees do it. Even the trout in the creek do it, according to recent research by a local nature group. Surveys conducted by the Bucks County chapter of Trout Unlimited in June and July confirmed that More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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VIDEO: “42nd Street” dancers celebrate box office record at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

New Hope Police Chief Michael Cummings (far left) and Mayor Larry Keller, along with New Hope Eagle Assistant Fire Marshal Kevin Doherty (far right), join “42nd Street” cast. Cast members of “42nd More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Images of Marilyn Monroe on display in New Hope during August

Marilyn Monroe, 1962 (Photo by ©Lawrence Schiller) “You’re already famous, now you’re going to make me famous,” photographer Lawrence Schiller said to Marilyn Monroe as they discussed the photos he More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Congressman Fitzpatrick criticizes Trump for failing to confront Putin

Republican Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) released a statement Monday criticizing President Trump for failing to challenge Russian President Putin on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election. “Our More...