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By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

The Calm During the Storm in New Hope

Snowy South Main Street in New Hope. Downtown New Hope at 2 p.m. on Wednesday was eerily calm and beautiful. With only a few inches of snow on the ground, cars and pedestrians could be seen here and there slowly More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, March 18th, 2018

New Hope Event Promoting Gun Legislation Draws Large Crowd

Photo: Hal Janssen A community gathering in New Hope on Sunday that focused on “common sense gun legislation” drew an enthusiastic crowd of around 130. The meeting was held at the Event Center by More...

By Staff On Friday, March 9th, 2018

‘In the Mood’ Nostalgic Music Revue Returns to Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Take a sentimental journey with the 1940s musical revue “In The Mood,” returning to Bucks County Playhouse for a limited engagement March 21-25. “In the Mood” is being presented as part of the Playhouse’s More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Does Expecting the Worst Make it Less Likely to Happen?

Does expecting, or even preparing, for the worst make it less likely to happen? An illogical question indeed, but nonetheless, it sometimes seems that the terrible snow storms we expect never actually happen, and More...

By Staff On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Tips on Navigating Storm Damage Insurance Claims

Photo: New Hope Eagle Volunteer Fire Company Last week’s nor’easter left quite a mess in New Hope, Solebury, and the rest of Bucks County. Dozens of families in Solebury Township, along with hundreds of residents More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Widespread PECO Outages Persist, But New Hope Parties On

These visitors were having a grand time at Fran’s Pub. UPDATE 9 p.m. Saturday: Power came back on in downtown New Hope. Several hundred thousand suburban Philadelphia residents remained without power Saturday, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Raven Resort in New Hope Listed for Sale

Source: Kurfiss Sotheby’s The iconic Raven club/restaurant/hotel in New Hope has been listed for sale at $5.9 million, a spokesperson for Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty confirmed Wednesday. The More...

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 Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Passing of Lambertville Legend Jim Hamilton

Jim Hamilton (third from right) in “The Last Supper” by Jack Rosen. James H. P. Hamilton, restaurateur and visionary, who designed showrooms for Oleg Cassini, Diane von Furstenberg, and Ralph Lauren; More...