Solebury Park & Rec Head Blasts Township Supervisors Over Shared Services With New Hope

(Photo: Dudley Rice) Solebury Township Parks & Recreation Committee Chair Kevin Campbell on Friday sent an angry letter to Supervisor Helen Tai over a decision last week by the Board of Supervisors to scrap a cost-sharing agreement with New Hope. New Hope residents may have to pay $130 more annually to use Solebury Township Park & Recreation More...

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By Staff On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
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Monday Night Fire in West Amwell Under Investigation

(file) County and local police in New Jersey are looking into a fire that shut down Route 179 Monday night in West Amwell Township. The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office, N.J. Fire Marshals and West Amwell More...

By Staff On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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New Hope Council Says Borough Will Absorb Cost of New EMS Service

New Hope Borough Council said Sunday that it will not raise taxes by $53 per household to fund the expansion of emergency medical services to 24/7 coverage as approved in a Nov. 7 referendum. “Your Council More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Frustrated Solebury Officials Scrap Park & Rec Agreement With New Hope

New Hope residents may have to pay $130 more annually to use Solebury Township Park & Recreation facilities starting in February 2018 unless borough council returns to the negotiating table to discuss fixing More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Fire at Shoe Store on North Main Street in New Hope Draws Massive Response

When the alarm was broadcast at 1:54 p.m. on Thursday that a mixed-use structure on North Main Street in the heart of New Hope’s densely populated downtown district was ablaze, firefighters with New Hope Eagle More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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Keller Takes New Hope; McEwan, Baicker Win in Solebury; Ambulance Referendum Passes

New Hope Mayor Larry Keller. New Hope Mayor Larry Keller decisively fended off a challenge by Democrat Geri Delevich to hang on to the position he’s held since 1998. Keller won 628 votes to Delevich’s More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Hunterdon County Announces Changes to LINK Bus Routes Including Lambertville

The Hunterdon County Department of Human Services last week announced service and schedule changes to the Hunterdon County LINK Transportation System “Flemington Shuffle” and “Cross County Shuffle” More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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Study: Lambertville More Supportive of LGBTQ Community Than New Hope

Human Rights Campaign on the march. The City of Lambertville last week received a 98% score in the 2017 Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index (MEI), while New Hope was awarded an 80% grade. “The MEI More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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VIDEO: New Hope Mayoral Candidates Delevich, Keller Offer Contrasting Visions at Thursday Forum

New Hope mayoral candidates Geri Delevich (D) and Larry Keller offered contrasting visions and values at a meet-the-candidates forum Thursday evening that was not without its moments of unexpected drama. Hosted More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Real Estate Con Man Timothy Kroll of Solebury Hit With Two-Year Jail Sentence, $23M Tab

Timothy Kroll. A Manhattan federal judge slapped real estate swindler Timothy Kroll with a two-year jail sentence for ripping off clients to the tune of $17 million. U.S. Southern District Judge Jesse M. Furman More...