Tag archive for ‘kids’
By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, February 10th, 2018

Solebury Township to Charge New Hope Kids $50 to Play Sports

Solebury Township Hall. The standoff between the Solebury Township Board of Supervisors and New Hope Borough Council over how much New Hope should contribute toward funding Solebury’s Park and Recreation programs More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 10th, 2017

Frustrated Solebury Officials Scrap Park & Rec Agreement With New Hope

New Hope residents may have to pay $130 more annually to use Solebury Township Park & Recreation facilities starting in February 2018 unless borough council returns to the negotiating table to discuss fixing More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

New Hope Reluctantly Agrees to Talk After Solebury Threatens to Hike Athletic Fees for Borough Kids

Say it ain’t so! Solebury has never been known for being stingy, so why did the township’s board of supervisors at their Sept. 19 meeting float the idea of hiking fees for New Hope kids seeking to use More...

By Steve Chernoski On Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
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Renovated Cavallo Park ‘soft opening’ set for Good Friday; re-dedication first week in May

Lambertville Mayor David DelVecchio announced at Tuesday’s city council meeting that Cavallo Park will be opening its gates later this month for the first time since May 2014. DelVecchio said plans were to More...

By Staff On Saturday, March 5th, 2016
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New Hope-Solebury fourth grade student places third at PA ski championship

Dougherty competing in the Giant Slalom event. (Photo: Scott Ellis) James Dougherty, a fourth grade student at New-Hope Solebury Upper Elementary Shcool, took third place in the Giant Slalom at the 2016 Pennsylvania More...

By Staff On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Two-Time Grammy nominee Justin Roberts to perform concert for kids at Trinity Day School in Solebury

Justin Roberts, a nationally recognized singer-songwriter of children’s music, will perform at Trinity Day School in Solebury at 4 p.m. on Friday, March 4 – a day when New Hope-Solebury schools are not in session. Roberts More...

By Staff On Sunday, January 17th, 2016

U.S. Women’s National Team player to appear at Total Soccer in Lambertville

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team player and Freehold, N.J., native Danielle Colaprico will be making a special appearance at Total Soccer in Lambertville on Jan. 31. Colaprico will run a 90-minute on-field More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 19th, 2015

Santa heads to Eagle Fire House in New Hope for breakfast Sunday

Santa Claus, that merry old soul and purveyor of pancakes, is making his way via reindeer-drawn sled to the New Hope Eagle Fire House this Sunday for his annual breakfast with the local kids. In addition to the More...

By Staff On Friday, October 9th, 2015

Annual Harvest Festival at Fulper Family Farmstead Oct. 24

The Fulper Family Farmstead, now 106 years old, is hosting its Annual Harvest Festival on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 2-5 p.m (rain date is October 25). Fulper Family says they provide families with a real-life, harvest More...

By Staff On Sunday, February 15th, 2015

Free Library of New Hope and Solebury to host teen reading lounge

The Free Library of New Hope and Solebury is launching its Teen Reading Lounge (TRL), an interactive book club designed exclusively for teens. TRL will run for six Friday afternoon sessions, and will include dynamic More...