New Hope Seafood Market opens for business on South Main Street

Juan Mercado shows off a drum fish Now here’s a first for New Hope: a fresh fish store right in the heart of the downtown business district. Located at 87-B S. Main St., across from the Greenhouse Bar/Restaurant, New Hope Seafood Market owners realize that many tourists may not choose to stroll about town toting a bag of shrimp during the busy More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, December 18th, 2019
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No property tax increase in 2020 New Hope budget passed Tuesday

New Hope Borough Hall New Hope Borough Council passed a budget for 2020 at its Tuesday night meeting that holds the line on local property taxes, and they’re proud about it. “New Hope Borough will ring More...

By Staff On Thursday, December 12th, 2019

‘Burlesque in Bucks’ event in Lambertville to raise funds for FACT Bucks County

Jennifer Artur and Geritol Kane (Photo: Ellen Rosenberg) Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville will host “Burlesque in Bucks LIVE” on Jan. 26. The fundraiser is the third and final component in a series More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, December 5th, 2019
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New Hope officials expect to reactivate historic review board in January

HARB meeting (file) New Hope Borough Council plans to appoint new members to its Historical Architectural Review Board (HARB) at its Dec. 17 meeting so that the group can begin functioning again. HARB hasn’t More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Prominent New Hope home demolished without borough approval

The home at 49 W. Mechanic St. lies in ruins on Nov. 5, with the New Hope Borough Community Room in the background. New Hope residents on their way to vote on Nov. 5 were treated to a shocking sight: a locally More...

By Staff On Thursday, October 31st, 2019

Passing of Bill Dietze of New Hope and Kingwood

A. William “Bill” Dietze, 74, of New Hope, passed away in his home on Monday, Oct. 28. Bill and his wife, Linda (Matthews) Dietze, celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary on September 14, 2019. Born in Elizabeth, More...

By Staff On Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Waterfront exhibit in New Hope honors LGBTQ+ community

A new exhibit emphasizing the participation and inclusiveness of New Hope’s LGBTQ+ community is on display all month along the waterfront promenade between Bucks County Playhouse and Stella restaurant. “Inside More...

By Steve Chernoski On Saturday, October 5th, 2019
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City of Lambertville and Hunterdon Healthcare team up to provide free flu shots

Clockwise from top: Attendees sign release forms before getting flu shots. Mayor Fahl receives her flu shot, as does resident Bruce Lindsay. The City of Lambertville offered free flu shots on Saturday morning at More...

By Staff On Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
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Passing of Ron Gering of New Hope

Ronald Carl Gering, 74, of New Hope, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, at St. Mary Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family, after a courageous five-month battle with cancer. Born and raised in Trenton, N.J., Ronald More...

By Staff On Friday, September 27th, 2019

Annual High Heel Drag Race dashes through New Hope Oct. 27

New Hope Celebrates (NHC) will hold its annual High Heel Drag Race on Sunday, Oct. 27, on West Mechanic Street in New Hope. During the popular event, now in its 16th year, racers in Halloween costumes don high heels More...