Human rights commission study in the spotlight at Lambertville city council meeting

By Karen Taylor Lambertville’s City Council on Thursday approved the appointment of Paul Rotundi from Lambertville MUA for the Class II position on the Planning Board. Lt. Robert Brown had initially been proposed for the position but residents had expressed concern about the appointment because of Lt. Brown’s position as head of the police department. Councilwoman More...

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By Staff On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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Amid domestic terrorism threats, Pa. law enforcement stepping up posture around capitol, statewide

By Tom Sofield | Levittown Now Capitol Police Sgt. Mike Schmidt during a press conference outside the complex in August 2020.(Photo: PA Internet News Service) In the wake of the attack on the U.S. Capitol, Pennsylvania More...

By Staff On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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Julia Fahl announces she will not seek second term as mayor of Lambertville

Lambertville Mayor Julia Fahl announcing she won’t seek re-election By Karen Taylor In a 13-minute address Thursday, Julia Fahl announced she will not run for a second term as mayor of Lambertville. She cited More...

By Staff On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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Local groups present online series on healthy living, HIV prevention

Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center and FACT Bucks County are partnering to present “Positive Dialogue,” a series of online conversations about HIV prevention and healthy living for people who are HIV positive. The More...

By Staff On Thursday, January 7th, 2021
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Appointment of Lambertville police head to planning board withdrawn

By Karen Taylor Tuesday’s city council reorganization meeting not only focused on the usual swearing-in of new council, commission and board members for the City of Lambertville, but also provided an opportunity More...

By Staff On Sunday, January 3rd, 2021
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OPINION: Pennsylvania legislators must vote ‘no’ to judicial gerrymandering

By Jean Weston and Monica Weninger There is a dangerous move afoot in the General Assembly to amend the Pennsylvania Constitution to create regional election districts for state appellate court judges, e.g. Supreme More...

By Staff On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020
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Pennsylvania ban on indoor dining, gyms, school sports to be lifted Jan. 4

By Angela Couloumbis and Jamie Martines of Spotlight PA Gov. Tom Wolf will lift restrictions that temporarily halted indoor dining, shuttered gyms, casinos, and theaters, and suspended in-person sports and extracurricular More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, December 29th, 2020
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Proposed site for new parking garage in New Hope is just north of train station, Union Square

New Hope Public Works garage adjacent to Union Square parking lot The proposed site of the New Hope Borough parking garage is on Stockton Avenue, a single-lane road that runs between tracks of the New Hope-Ivyland More...

By Staff On Monday, December 28th, 2020
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Passing of Charles ‘Chick’ Messinger of New Hope

Charles “Chick” Messinger, 91, passed away peacefully on Dec. 20 in Doylestown. Chick was one of a kind, a raconteur who loved life. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, cousin, friend and teacher. He More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, December 27th, 2020
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New parking garage may be located on north side of New Hope

Northern end of New Hope where a new parking garage may be located (Google Maps) A new five-level parking garage being built by New Hope Borough may cost more than $4 million and be situated near the Delaware Canal More...