Tag archive for ‘gay marriage’
By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Meet the new ‘first couple’: first same-sex marriage performed in New Hope

Dwyer maintains his cool while Millman fights back tears as the couple completes their wedding vows Herb Millman and John Dwyer made history Wednesday night in New Hope’s first same-sex wedding. The ceremony More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Federal judge rules PA same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional

A federal judge declared Pennsylvania’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional Tuesday, saying, “We are a better people than what these laws represent…it is time to discard them into the ash More...

By Staff On Monday, September 30th, 2013

Lambertville mayor says he’ll perform first legal gay marriage in NJ

In response to the ruling by Judge Mary Jacobson on Friday legalizing same-sex marriage in New Jersey, the mayor of Lambertville says he plans to officiate the state’s first legal gay marriage, reports Andy More...

By Staff On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Jimmy James performs at the Raven New Hope Benefit for ACLU

Raven benefit for ACLU in New Hope (Photo: Dwayne Dunlevy) Entertainment legend Jimmy James performed Thursday night at the Raven in New Hope as part of a poolside fundraiser for the American Civil Liberties Union More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

New Hope Mayor declines to officiate same-sex wedding

Amid the typical discussions about zoning and amplified music at this week’s borough council meeting in New Hope was mention of an Aug. 16 letter from Mayor Larry Keller to council in which he explained the More...