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By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, March 14th, 2020
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Gov. Wolf asks non-essential retail businesses in Bucks County to close

Gov. Tom Wolf on Saturday extended “aggressive mitigation” efforts underway in Montgomery and Delaware counties to Bucks County. While essential services such as grocery stores, pharmacies, gas stations More...

By Staff On Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
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First 2 cases of coronavirus reported in Bucks County

Bucks County (Source: Google Maps) The Bucks County Health Department on Tuesday evening announced the county’s first two presumed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19). Both cases involve adults residing in the same More...

By Staff On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

Bucks business burglar charged with 6 New Hope break-ins

David Andrauskas was arrested for burlary and eluding police Saturday. A Philadelphia man has been charged with targeting six small businesses in New Hope last month, along with 15 other overnight burglaries across More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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...