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 renowned home at the entrance to Borough Hall had been unexpectedly and completely flattened. Previously owned by New Hope notables Nora and More...

by Charlie Sahner | Published 6 months ago
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...

By Staff On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

Nakashima Foundation for Peace in New Hope to hold Celebration of Unity

Vladimir Aituganov and Mira Nakashima stand before the Ben Shahn Mosaic. The Nakashima Foundation for Peace will hold a Celebration of Unity on Sunday, Oct. 6, from 3 to 5 p.m., at the Nakashima Foundation Arts More...

By Steve Chernoski On Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Friday night high school football comes to downtown Lambertville

(Photo: Jen Torres) Friday night high school football is coming to Ely Park this school year. The South Hunterdon Regional High School (SHRHS) Eagles will be playing five regular season home games at the Ely Park More...

By Staff On Monday, August 19th, 2019
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Route 29 in Lambertville reduced to one lane each way starting this week

Middle section of Route 29 lane reduction project The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) on Monday announced that Route 29 in Lambertville will be reduced from two lanes to one in each direction by More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Passing of Patricia Ann Buchanan of Lambertville

Patricia Ann Buchanan, 65, passed peacefully from this world into the arms of our heavenly Father on Aug. 5. Patricia was born in Trenton, N.J., on May 15, 1954, to Robert J. and Joyce M. Hayes. She lived in Lambertville More...