Tag archive for ‘christmas’
By Staff On Thursday, December 19th, 2019

VIDEO: Pa. Agriculture Department clears Santa’s reindeer for Xmas Eve deliveries

Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding and Pennsylvania State Veterinarian Dr. Kevin Brightbill joined Santa Claus and his nine reindeer on Thursday at Hersheypark Christmas Candylane to announce that they have More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, November 24th, 2019

New Hope kicks off holiday season next Sunday with parade and tree lighting

Everyone knows New Hope is a great place to spend the holidays. In fact, New Hope came in at #1 on a list of 50 Best Christmas Towns in this month’s Country Living magazine. The borough’s holiday season More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, December 15th, 2018

Santa visits New Hope, Lambertville via fire truck Sunday

Santa, that legendary, gleeful bearer of Christmas gifts, will be taking a tour of New Hope and Lambertville on Sunday, Dec. 16. On the New Jersey side of the river, Kris Kringle will appear about the city from More...

By Staff On Friday, November 23rd, 2018

New Hope holiday parade, tree lighting take place Sunday

Annual Christmas tree lighting at the Logan Inn in New Hope. Two popular events kick off the holiday season in New Hope on Sunday. The annual holiday parade will proceed down West Bridge Street from New Hope-Solebury More...

By Staff On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Peddler’s Village fires up the Christmas lights on Friday

Peddler’s Village lights up the sky on Friday, Nov. 16, at 6:15 p.m. with its annual Grand Illumination Celebration featuring a million colorful lights, the arrival of Santa, performances from local dance More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 9th, 2017

Good Grief! ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ Arrives in Lambertville

Tyler Hentz. Doylestown native Tyler Hentz is no stranger to the stage – he made his debut at age five in the ensemble of “Evita” at Bucks County Playhouse. Hentz went on to play the role of Tiny Tim More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

New Hope Chamber Plans Array of Holiday Events

Annual Christmas tree lighting at the Logan Inn in New Hope. The Greater New Hope Chamber of Commerce is organizing several events this holiday season to help deck the town for residents and visitors alike. The More...

By Staff On Friday, December 16th, 2016

Santa Delights the Young at Heart During New Hope Train Ride Friday

Seniors ranging in age from 92 to 97 from Brandywine Living in Princeton, N.J. , braved the frigid temperatures and took a trip Friday with Mr. and Mrs. Claus on New Hope & Ivyland Railroad’s Polar Express More...

By Staff On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

OPINION: Let There Be Holiday Lights in New Hope

By Herb Millman In past years, holiday lights and decorations have always been hung in New Hope on the Monday following Thanksgiving. Having been in business in New Hope for over 20 years, and as a former president More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Bah, Humbug: New Hope Officials Decide to Skip Holiday Decorating this Year

While many New Hope businesses and households are busy decorating for the holiday season, New Hope’s municipal leadership has apparently decided to sit this Christmas out, and not install the borough’s More...