Fishing trip gets Bucks County prison guard snagged for workers’ comp fraud

Carl Wayne Stokes A Bucks County corrections officer who charged undercover investigators for a guided fishing trip this summer while receiving workers’ compensation may be in a boatload of trouble. Carl Wayne Stokes, 51, of Bridgeton Township, will be subject to the scales of justice after being arraigned Wednesday morning on counts of workers’ More...

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By Staff On Monday, October 15th, 2018

Annual Women’s Power Summit Oct. 18 seeks greater representation in government

“Empowering Women Through Politics: How & Why?” is the theme for the 8th Annual Women’s Power Summit at the Bucks Club in Jamison on Thursday, Oct. 18. Sponsored by the Bucks County Bar Association More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, October 12th, 2018
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Reservoirs upstream of the Delaware River are at capacity. Time to worry?

Geese seek shelter during one of the many Delaware River floods. With two of the three New York City drinking water reservoirs upstream of the Delaware River at or over capacity, should those of us living and working More...

By Staff On Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Show biz whodunnit ‘Curtains’ a sheer delight at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville

Photo: Kasey Ivan Photography By John Dwyer I am a big fan of “Curtains,” and saw it with my better half a couple of times when it was on Broadway back in 2007. There is much to recommend when talking about More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Dublin woman charged with attempted arson at Havana in New Hope

Andrea Lynne Dewolf Andrea Lynne Dewolf, 51, of Dublin, was charged Monday with attempting to set Havana restaurant/bar in New Hope on fire by lighting gasoline-filled bottles in the bathroom. Police say she tried More...

By Staff On Friday, September 28th, 2018

New Hope-Solebury School Board taps Charles Lentz for superintendent

The New Hope-Solebury Board of School Directors on Friday named Dr. Charles Lentz as their choice to fill the open Superintendent of Schools position for the district. Lentz has served the Abington School More...

By Staff On Friday, September 28th, 2018

U.S. Marshals arrest fugitive David Hamilton hiding in a closet

David Hamilton Members of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force arrested David Hamilton, 47, for alleged child rape and related charges, at approximately 10:15 a.m. Friday in Aston, Pennsylvania. Aston is More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Fugitive David Hamilton believed to be in car stolen from Solebury resident

Stock photo of 2016 Toyota Avalon UPDATE 2 p.m.: Fugitive David Hamilton was allegedly aided by Meredith Custodio, age 58, a live-in caretaker of an older woman at 241 Bobwhite Road in Solebury. She’s now More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Fire at iCandy & Creamery in New Hope quickly extinguished Saturday night

A fire at iCandy & Creamery store in New Hope Saturday night was quickly knocked down by New Hope Eagle Volunteer Fire Company . Firefighters were called out at 9:13 p.m., and arrived at the scene to clouds More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Fugitive continues to elude police in Solebury, New Hope

Photo supplied to police by hunter Friday afternoon. The manhunt for fugitive David Hamilton continued Saturday after a night of “saturated roving patrols,” according to Solebury police. “David More...