Tag archive for ‘hurricane sandy’
By Charlie Sahner On Monday, November 5th, 2012

It takes a nation to restore a county grid, and one man to make sure a few of them vote

(Photo: Sara Scully) By Sara Scully Driving from New Hope, to Carversville, and through Solebury, it is easy to see the effort being made by PECO to restore power to residents in this area. The effort in some cases More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 2nd, 2012

Power restored to New Hope historic district; PECO details repair efforts (UPDATED)

Water pump on South Franklin Street in Lambertville (Photo: Sara Scully) Power returned to West Mechanic, Ferry, Bridge, New and Main streets in New Hope Friday evening, and residents there couldn’t be more More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Special request from Chief Cummings of the New Hope Police Department

Chief Michael V. Cummings of the New Hope Police Department is requesting that “any New Hope Borough Resident who has sustained damage to their property by [Hurricane] Sandy and who IS NOT INSURED FOR THE More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Sunday: New Hope keeps its sense of humor

Most of New Hope was still taking Hurricane Sandy in stride on Sunday, while quietly securing outdoor ornaments, flower pots, and gasoline cans. Many businesses on the river side of South Main Street had not begun More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, October 26th, 2012

Hurricane, flood watch and high wind warnings in effect for New Hope; Monday school canceled

Monday 12:15 a.m. Delaware River level at free bridge now projected to be 10.1 feet Wednesday evening.   Sunday 6 p.m. NHS School District closed monday, all activities cancelled.   Sunday 3 p.m. From More...