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By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020
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Coronavirus: Dozens under voluntary quarantine in Bucks County after returning from China

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) activated its Emergency Operations Center to coordinate with state and local public health partners in response to the coronavirus. Bucks County health officials More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, February 10th, 2020
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Alleged New Hope burglar previously arrested for stealing church poor box in Philadelphia

David Andrauskas was arrested for burlary and eluding police Saturday. A Philadelphia man arrested in Bensalem Saturday in connection with a string of Bucks County business burglaries, including five in New Hope, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, February 8th, 2020
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Bucks business burglar wanted for New Hope break-ins caught Saturday

Photo from surveillance video of Jan. 25 burglary on North Main Street in New Hope. A man suspected in burglaries across Bucks County was taken into custody Saturday morning after a vehicle pursuit in Bensalem, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, February 7th, 2020
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String of Bucks business break-ins could be work of serial burglar

Feb. 5 burglary at Belly Busters in Bensalem. Is the recent rash of commercial burglaries stretching from New Hope to Bristol Borough the work of a lone criminal with an appetite for easy money? Most of the businesses More...

By Staff On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
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Bucks County bomber and girlfriend plead guilty to 2018 explosions

David W. Surman and Tina M. Smith pleaded guilty to setting off bombs in 2018. The owner of a Milford chemical company on Monday was sentenced to up to two years in jail in a plea deal in which he admitted setting More...

By Staff On Saturday, October 26th, 2019
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Girls on the Run gets a grant from Rite Aid

Girls on the Run of Hunterdon, Bucks and Warren counties has been awarded a grant of $20,000 from the Rite Aid Foundation. The grant is earmarked for the group’s Bucks County Expansion and Scholarship Project, More...

By Staff On Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
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Voters’ guide to Nov. 5 election now available online at Vote411

Voters can now access the League of Women Voters of Bucks County (LWVBC) online Voters’ Guide at Vote411.org for the Nov. 5 Municipal Election. Personalized ballots, information provided directly by candidates, More...

By Staff On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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OPINION: League of Women Voters Supports Hand-Marked Paper Ballots

The PA Department of State has mandated that all counties in PA replace older voting machines by 2020 with new machines with auditable paper records. The Danaher voting machines which Bucks County has used for the More...

By Staff On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
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Fishing trip gets Bucks County prison guard snagged for workers’ comp fraud

Carl Wayne Stokes A Bucks County corrections officer who charged undercover investigators for a guided fishing trip this summer while receiving workers’ compensation may be in a boatload of trouble. Carl Wayne More...

By Staff On Monday, October 15th, 2018
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Annual Women’s Power Summit Oct. 18 seeks greater representation in government

“Empowering Women Through Politics: How & Why?” is the theme for the 8th Annual Women’s Power Summit at the Bucks Club in Jamison on Thursday, Oct. 18. Sponsored by the Bucks County Bar Association More...