James J. Woolsey of New Hope (Aug. 22, 1942 – Aug. 29, 2014)

James J. Woolsey of New Hope died Aug. 29, 2014 at home. He was surrounded by many loving friends and relatives during his final days. Jim served in the United States Navy after attending Solebury Private School. He worked for a large resort in the Virgin Islands before returning to New Hope, his beloved home town. In New Hope, he tended bar at Markey’s More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Obit: Andrea Naugler-Forrest of Solebury Township

Andrea Naugler-Forrest passed away Monday after a long battle with kidney and heart failure. She was 51. Her devoted husband Chris was at her side. Andrea, known by all as Drew, leaves behind her adorable nine year More...

By Staff On Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Obit: Donald Pluta of New Hope

Donald Pluta of New Hope passed away on March 13 at home. He was 77. Born and raised in Trenton, he was a graduate of Trenton High School, then graduated from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, and later opened the More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, March 14th, 2014

Passing of Dawn Raia

Update: Memorial services will be held on Sunday, March 23, at 2 p.m. at 57 Bridge Street (the former Baptist Church), Lambertville. Donations in Dawn’s memory may be made to Dawn’s Way, Fisherman’s Mark, More...

By Staff On Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Obituary: Joel J. Whitcomb, 82, of New Hope

Joel J. Whitcomb, 82, of New Hope, passed away on Thursday, March 6 at his home. Born in Philadelphia, Whitcomb lived in Ambler before moving to New Hope 16 years ago. A certified public accountant, he retired in More...

By Staff On Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Obit: Manuel Francisco Castells of Lambertville

Manuel Francisco Castells, 71, of Lambertville passed away on Jan. 17 at his home. He was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, and lived in Tenafly, NJ before moving to Lambertville 11 years ago. Manuel was partner and CFO More...

By Staff On Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Obituary: Clarence H. “Larry” Bodine Jr. of New Hope, PA

Clarence H. “Larry” Bodine Jr. of New Hope passed away on Dec. 17 at Grand View Hospital. He was the son of the late Clarence H. Bodine, Sr., and the late Katura (Braunworth) Bodine. Arrangements are More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Cmdr. W. Harvey Jagoe of New Hope

Cmdr. W. Harvey Jagoe, U.S. Navy, (retired), of New Hope, Pa., died on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Sunrise Assisted Living in Yardley, Pa., from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 89 years old. Born in More...

By Staff On Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Passing of Nancy Stitchberry Farley, owner/founder of Farley’s Bookshop in New Hope

“Farley’s Bookshop is sad to announce the passing of owner and founder Nancy Stitchberry Farley on the morning of Sept. 23. Born in York, Pennsylvania in 1939, Nancy founded the bookshop with her husband More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, September 6th, 2013

Lawrence Coleman, 56, of New Hope

Photo courtesy of Lola New Hope Lawrence Coleman passed away suddenly several nights ago according to witnesses after dining at Lola’s Restaurant and having a nightcap at John & Peter’s. He had been More...