Lambertville Historical Society to host exhibit of antique quilts

Friendship Star/Rittenhouse Marriage Quilt circa 1852, a wedding gift to Elizabeth Rittenhouse and Gersham Lambert (Photo: LHS) The Lambertville Historical Society will host a special exhibit of antique quilts featuring a lecture by expert Dana Balsamo at James Wilson Marshall House in July. The exhibit will showcase rarely displayed quilts, such as More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019
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Plan for Solebury Square development on Route 202 takes first step forward

A dramatic vision for the future development of the Route 202 corridor in Solebury Township took a significant step forward Tuesday as the Board of Supervisors offered at their monthly meeting a first glance at More...

By Staff On Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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Dean Ween Group to celebrate Fourth of July at John and Peter’s in New Hope

The Dean Ween Group — a self-described rotating cast of characters fronted by renowned guitarist Dean Ween (Mickey Melchiondo) — will appear July 4 at John and Peter’s in New Hope for a special Independence More...

By Staff On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
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Passing of Priscilla ‘Patty’ Parsons of Lambertville

Priscilla Helen Parsons, 59, of Lambertville, died on Saturday, June 15, at her home. Known to all as “Patty,” she was born in Doylestown, and was a lifelong Lambertville resident. She worked on the custodial More...

By Staff On Monday, June 17th, 2019
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New Hope Auto Show returns to 2-day format for its 62nd year

The New Hope-Solebury Community Association will present the 62nd edition of The New Hope Automobile Show, Saturday, Aug. 10 and Sunday, Aug. 11, on the grounds of the New Hope-Solebury High School. The show had More...

By Staff On Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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REVIEW: Beautifully produced ‘Marjorie Prime’ at Langhorne Players in Newtown

By John Dwyer First off, kudos to Langhorne Players for continuing to do excellent work. The Bucks County area is historically defined as a welcoming place for writers and those in both the fine and performing arts. More...

By Staff On Friday, June 14th, 2019
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Phillips’ Mill annual photo show takes a year off to reorganize

Phillips’ Mill Community Association has decided to forgo its annual juried photography exhibition this year in order to “regroup and rebrand,” say organizers. “In an effort to broaden the scope More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, June 13th, 2019
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Black River & Western Railroad working to restore service between Flemington and Lambertville

Lambertville hasn’t seen regular train service since 1997, but Ringoes-based Black River & Western Railroad (BR&W) is working to change that. The focus is on weekend tourist excursions, not commuter More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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Odette’s owners purchase the Raven in New Hope

Gateway to New Hope, LLC, developers of the the River House at Odette’s, announced Tuesday that they have purchased New Hope’s iconic Raven bar/restaurant/hotel. “The sale will be finalized later More...

By Staff On Monday, June 10th, 2019
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Pennsylvania extends deadline to apply for tax/rent rebates

The deadline for older adults and Pennsylvania residents with disabilities to apply for rebates on rent and property taxes paid in 2018 has been extended from June 30 to Dec. 31, 2019, the Department of Revenue More...