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By Staff On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Three Popular TV Stars to Appear at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Ed Asner, Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross. Three stars from popular TV shows of the past will take the stage in two different shows at Bucks County Playhouse as part of their winter Visiting Artist Series. Seven-time More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

The Torch is Passed to a New Generation at John and Peter’s in New Hope

New John & Peter’s owners Kevin Rauch, Mike Wieners and Chris Williams. When John Larsen and Peter Price were ready to move on and hand the reins of their iconic New Hope music club to a new generation More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, December 15th, 2017

Talks Between New Hope-Solebury School Board and Teachers Grind On

New Hope-Solebury Education Association Chief Negotiator Yona Rose. The New Hope-Solebury School Board and teachers union have been slugging it out in slow motion this past year over a new contract to replace the More...

By Staff On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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Unorthodox Retelling of ‘A Christmas Carol’ at Bucks County Playhouse a Cause for Joy

Don Stephenson as Ebenezer Scrooge (Photo: Joan Marcus). By John Dwyer The miracle of Christmas is just not a tale of Baby Jesus. The celebration of Chanukah is not just about the re-dedication of the Temple in More...

By Staff On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Passing of Donald DeRose, 62, of New Hope

Donald DeRose, an enthusiastic, extraordinary life adventurer, died at 62 on Dec. 7. Known for his larger-than-life character and ​his genuine, kind, and generous heart of gold, Donald was a champion at being More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

Top 5 Questions About New Hope’s New Parking Kiosks

Parking meters, that scourge of New Hope visitors and residents alike, are going the way of the dodo on Dec. 15. In their place on Jan. 2 will be 22 new “multi-space, pay-by-plate” electronic kiosks 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 Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

‘The New World’ at Bucks County Playhouse is a Cornucopia of Musical Delight

(Photo: Joan Marcus) By John Dwyer “The New World” was originally titled “Thanks,” and judging from the standing ovation, the audience was certainly grateful for this brilliant new show at Bucks County Playhouse More...

By Staff On Monday, November 13th, 2017

New Hope Council Says Borough Will Absorb Cost of New EMS Service

New Hope Borough Council said Sunday that it will not raise taxes by $53 per household to fund the expansion of emergency medical services to 24/7 coverage as approved in a Nov. 7 referendum. “Your Council More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, November 9th, 2017

Fire at Shoe Store on North Main Street in New Hope Draws Massive Response

When the alarm was broadcast at 1:54 p.m. on Thursday that a mixed-use structure on North Main Street in the heart of New Hope’s densely populated downtown district was ablaze, firefighters with New Hope Eagle More...