Three New Hope non-profits to receive more than $80K in funding

New Hope Historical Society Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve, Bucks County Children’s Museum, and New Hope Historical Society will receive a total of $84,977 through the Covid-19 Cultural and Museum Preservation Grant Program (CARES). The funding awards were announced one day after the Senate Democratic Policy Committee Hearing on Covid-19’s More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
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New Hope firefighters respond to report of fire at New Street home

New Hope Eagle Volunteer Fire Company responded Wednesday morning to the report of a fire at 35 New St. in New Hope. Smoke emerging from the roof line was plainly visible, although its source was not apparent. Smoke More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, August 1st, 2020
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New Hope doubles parking rate Saturday

Visitors to New Hope this weekend will undoubtedly be surprised to learn that it now costs twice as much to park as the last time they came to town. That’s because the rate has been doubled effective Saturday More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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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 Sunday, July 5th, 2020
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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 Steve Chernoski On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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How a New Hope contractor helped preserve Village 2

New Hope resident Dan Peele and his company Community Management were in charge of Village 2 grounds when he first heard of the invasive emerald ash borer. The pest from northern Asia was first documented in North More...

By Staff On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Modified New Hope Automobile Show returns in August

When the New Hope Automobile Show returns for its 63rd year, it will be a different kind of show. The 2020 edition on Saturday, Aug. 8, will take place with an adjusted format focusing on safety and community, said More...

By Steve Chernoski On Sunday, June 7th, 2020
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A brief Q&A with the candidates for Lambertville City Council

Lambertville Council Candidates (clockwise from top left): Benedetta Lambert and Steve Stegman, David Ringer, Madeline Urbish and Beth Asaro. The city of Lambertville has a highly-contested Democratic Primary More...

By Staff On Thursday, June 4th, 2020
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New Hope rescinds emergency parking limits on South Main Street

New Hope Mayor Larry Keller on Thursday rescinded the emergency parking regulations he proclaimed in April. Regular parking rules will take effect again at 10 a.m. Friday. Keller issued emergency regulations April More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, May 9th, 2020
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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...