Ask a Bucks County master gardener about spotted lanternfly Sept. 19

We’ve all been seeing those colorful but harmful insects flying around our backyards and communities this summer. Spotted lanternflies have invaded Bucks County in a big way. If you have questions about this invasive pest, you can grab a cup of coffee or tea and join a panel of Penn State Bucks County Master Gardeners for a free spotted lanternfly webinar More...

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By Staff On Sunday, September 6th, 2020
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Labor Day: What’s it all about?

For many of us, Labor Day marks the traditional end to summer, much as Memorial Day marks its beginning. More importantly, as the U.S. Labor Department points out, “Labor Day—the first Monday in September—celebrates More...

By Staff On Friday, September 4th, 2020
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Gov. Wolf urges cannabis legalization to boost economic recovery

Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday called on the legislature to take up the legalization of adult-use cannabis to help with the state’s economic recovery amid covid-19. He said the tax revenue from legalized weed could More...

By Staff On Monday, August 31st, 2020
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Thompson Memorial Presbyterian Church in New Hope to host inclusion conference

Thompson Memorial Presbyterian Church in New Hope will host “Life Together: You Too Are Brought Near,” a free online and on-site conference on inclusion Sept. 19 and 20. The conference will include four More...

By Staff On Monday, August 17th, 2020
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Conservation group holds online native tree and shrub sale

The Penn State Master Watershed Stewards of Bucks County are holding an online native tree and shrub sale through Aug. 31 to support their educational outreach efforts. Master Watershed Stewards plant trees to More...

By Staff On Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Help available for Pennsylvanians struggling with anxiety

Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller today reminded Pennsylvanians struggling with anxiety and other challenging emotions due to the covid-19 emergency that they do not have to face things More...

By Staff On Monday, July 27th, 2020
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New Hope woman in semifinals to be Maxim Covergirl

New Hope resident and businesswoman Revi Haviv is in the running for the chance to appear on the cover of Maxim magazine. Haviv, 37, is among 64 semi-finalists out of approximately 34,000 candidates who were originally More...

By Staff On Friday, July 24th, 2020
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PennDOT offers non-binary gender designation on driver licenses

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) on Thursday announced that it now offers a non-binary gender designation option for its driver licenses and photo identification cards. “Our identity documents More...

By Steve Chernoski On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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How a New Hope contractor helped preserve Village 2

New Hope resident Dan Peele and his company Community Management were in charge of Village 2 grounds when he first heard of the invasive emerald ash borer. The pest from northern Asia was first documented in North More...

By Staff On Monday, May 18th, 2020
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Birthday parade for New Hope child with leukemia planned for May 25

Wes Howard Wes Howard of 74 W. Ferry St. will turn four next week, but the current health crisis means he can’t have the party he would love, or even see his friends. Fortunately, his parents are making sure More...