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 in front of the luxury hotel on River Road in New Hope to help draw attention to the use of nonunion labor at the site. “It’s More...

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By Staff On Friday, May 8th, 2020
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New Hope Celebrates unfurls equality flag atop Starbucks building

New Hope Celebrates (NHC) on Friday unfurled its 25-foot rainbow equality flag atop the Delaware House (Starbucks) building at South Main and East Bridge streets. “Although our annual May Pride Festival has More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, May 8th, 2020
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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 Staff On Friday, May 1st, 2020
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Solebury Township to resume limited operations May 4

Solebury Township Hall. Although the Township Building will remain closed to the public for the foreseeable future, Solebury administrators will hold meetings by appointment with residents who have essential business More...

By Staff On Friday, April 24th, 2020
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New Hope Celebrates PrideFest rescheduled for October

New Hope Celebrates (NHC) PrideFest, New Hope’s biggest event that takes place every May, has been moved to October in light of the covid-19 crisis. “Life looks a lot different today than it did just More...

By Staff On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020
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New Hope-Solebury Community Association collecting food, material for masks

(L to R) Blake Hayman and Mike Skeuso of the New Hope Eagle Fire Company; Kay McBrideand Dave Hansel of the New Hope-Solebury Community Association (Photo: Carl Glassman) The New Hope Solebury Community Association More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, March 17th, 2020
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New Hope-Solebury elementary principal to read aloud daily to students online

New Hope-Solebury LES Principal Jennifer Bloom New Hope-Solebury Lower Elementary School (LES) Principal Jennifer Bloom will read aloud online daily to youngsters who are home due to coronavirus-related school More...

By Staff On Thursday, March 12th, 2020
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Two New Hope houses of worship awarded state security grants

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church in New Hope Two non-profit houses of worship in New Hope have received grants from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD)’s Non-Profit Security Grant More...

By Staff On Thursday, March 5th, 2020
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Fleecy Dale Road closure in Solebury Township delayed until March 20

Fleecy Dale Road between Route 32 (River Road) and Aquetong Road in Solebury Township will be closed beginning Friday, March 20, for gas main installation, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, March 5th, 2020
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Meet Group of New Hope to be acquired for $500M

Mobile dating app company The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET) of New Hope announced Thursday that it will be acquired by NuCom, a joint venture of German mass media company ProSiebenSat.1 and private equity firm General More...