A brief Q&A with the candidates for Lambertville City Council

Lambertville Council Candidates (clockwise from top left): Benedetta Lambert and Steve Stegman, David Ringer, Madeline Urbish and Beth Asaro. The city of Lambertville has a highly-contested Democratic Primary for two City Council seats on Tuesday, July 7. According to 2019 data, about 57% of registered voters in the municipality are Democrats. No More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, June 6th, 2020
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PHOTOS: Lambertville demonstrators cross bridge to New Hope Saturday afternoon

Photo: Steve Chernoski Hundreds of protestors in support of the Black Lives Matter movement began a peaceful march at 5 p.m. in Lambertville, proceeding up North Union Street to Mary Sheridan Park. After hearing More...

By Staff On Thursday, June 4th, 2020
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New Hope rescinds emergency parking limits on South Main Street

New Hope Mayor Larry Keller on Thursday rescinded the emergency parking regulations he proclaimed in April. Regular parking rules will take effect again at 10 a.m. Friday. Keller issued emergency regulations April More...

By Staff On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
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Pennsylvania schools can resume in-person teaching as soon as July 1

The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) on Wednesday said elementary and secondary schools in the state’s yellow and green phases may resume in-person instruction and activities beginning July 1 if they have an More...

By Staff On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
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Major renovation underway at Giant store in New Hope

The GIANT Company on Tuesday announced that major renovations are underway at its New Hope store in Logan Square. The remodel is expected to be completed late summer. The company said it will expand its food offerings More...

By Staff On Monday, June 1st, 2020
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Detour of NJ-bound traffic on New Hope-Lambertville Free Bridge to last 12 days

A 12-day detour of  New Jersey-bound traffic at the New Hope-Lambertville Free Bridge began Monday. The detour will facilitate construction to correct deficiencies at the bridge’s two landside approaches, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, May 30th, 2020
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Outdoor dining, banner at New Hope riverfront complex raise eyebrows

New Hope restaurant and bar owners can’t wait until next Friday, when Bucks County is expected to move into the yellow phase of the state’s reopening plan, and they will be allowed to offer limited outdoor More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 28th, 2020
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Bucks County lawmakers push to reopen barber shops, salons in yellow phase

Several Bucks County lawmakers have teamed up to push for the reopening of barber shops and hair/nail/tanning salons in the yellow phase of the county’s coronavirus mitigation plan expected to begin June More...

By Staff On Wednesday, May 27th, 2020
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Bucks posts lowest four-day count of covid-19 cases in two months

Since Friday, when Gov. Tom Wolf announced that Bucks County would be allowed to start reopening on June 5, the county has posted its lowest four-day total of new covid-19 cases in two months. The Bucks County Health More...

By Staff On Friday, May 22nd, 2020
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Bucks County moves to yellow phase June 5

Sign posted on door to Karla’s Restaurant in New Hope March 15 Governor Tom Wolf today announced eight additional counties will move to yellow and 17 to green on May 29. Bucks and all remaining counties in More...