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 Friday, July 17th, 2020

Plea deal reached in case involving driver who struck New Hope pedestrian in February

Photo: Deanne McBeath A plea agreement has been reached in a case involving a Philadelphia woman who struck a Morrisville man with her minivan as he walked his dog near the New Hope-Lambertville Bridge on Feb. More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Gov. Wolf announces new restrictions on bars, restaurants

Starting at midnight, you’ll have to order food and be seated at a table if you want to get a drink at a bar or restaurant in Pennsylvania. In the first reversal of the phased reopening plan that began in More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Construction of parking lot at former Raven site in New Hope to begin next month

Former Raven site at 385 W. Bridge St. in New Hope. Gateway to New Hope LLC is expected in August to begin building a parking lot at 385 W. Bridge St. to accommodate guest vehicles from its River House at Odette’s More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

Borough council announces new committee to aid reopening of New Hope businesses

(L to R) Mechanic Street Station owners TJ Clifford and Bari Buiso; Borough Council members Connie Gering, Laurie McHugh, Ken Maisel, and Dan Dougherty New Hope Borough Council has formed a new committee to help More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, June 6th, 2020

PHOTOS: Lambertville demonstrators cross bridge to New Hope Saturday afternoon

Photo: Steve Chernoski Hundreds of protestors in support of the Black Lives Matter movement began a peaceful march at 5 p.m. in Lambertville, proceeding up North Union Street to Mary Sheridan Park. After hearing More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, May 30th, 2020

Outdoor dining, banner at New Hope riverfront complex raise eyebrows

New Hope restaurant and bar owners can’t wait until next Friday, when Bucks County is expected to move into the yellow phase of the state’s reopening plan, and they will be allowed to offer limited outdoor More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, May 9th, 2020

River House at Odette’s in New Hope picketed for hiring non-union electricians

The River House at Odette’s is still under construction, but this week it received an unwelcome guest — a giant inflatable rat nicknamed “Scabby.” The oversized rodent took up residence More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, May 8th, 2020

Lambertville police taking action against social distancing violators

Lambertville police sign on Bridge Street in April The City of Lambertville Police Department has been cracking down on violations of state executive orders relating to covid-19 mitigation measures. As of Wednesday, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

New Hope closes parking lots, removes benches to limit social distance violations

South Main Street in New Hope last Saturday New Hope Borough announced Wednesday that it will close some public spaces to limit violations of social distance guidelines during the covid-19 public health crisis. Crowds More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, April 19th, 2020

New Hope Fine Wines & Good Spirits store reopens Monday for curbside pickup

Beginning Monday, the Fine Wines & Good Spirits store at Logan Square in New Hope will open to offer curbside pickup. Pennsylvania is reopening many state liquor stores after closing them to the public last More...