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By Staff On Monday, November 13th, 2017
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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 Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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Keller Takes New Hope; McEwan, Baicker Win in Solebury; Ambulance Referendum Passes

New Hope Mayor Larry Keller. New Hope Mayor Larry Keller decisively fended off a challenge by Democrat Geri Delevich to hang on to the position he’s held since 1998. Keller won 628 votes to Delevich’s More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Race for New Hope Mayor May Be Tighter Than Thought

Geri Delevich and Larry Keller will give speeches and answer questions on Oct. 19. Make no mistake about it: New Hope Mayor Larry Keller has managed to handily fend off all contenders for his position since 1998, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
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New Hope, Solebury Candidates Named for May 16 Municipal Primary

Current New Hope Mayor Laurence D. “Larry” Keller and Geri Delevich are unopposed in seeking their respective party’s nomination for mayor. With May 16 primary elections fast approaching, the More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
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Lambertville Mayor Del Vecchio Praises City Bond Rating Increase; Budget Vote Tuesday Night

Philip L. Pittore Justice Center (file) Lambertville Dave Mayor Del Vecchio announced Tuesday that Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has boosted the City’s bond rating to the “AA” category. This will More...

By Steve Chernoski On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Sen. Ray Lesniak Second N.J. Gubernatorial Candidate to Make Lambertville Campaign Stop

N.J. State Senator and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ryamond Lesniak on PANJ Radio on March 13. It may be frigid outside, but the 2017 New Jersey gubernatorial race has already been heating up Lambertville. Back More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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New Hope Council Accepts Scandone Resignation; Moves Forward on Dog Ordinance, Parking Kiosks

(L to R) Council Members Ken Maisel, Laurie McHugh, and Borough Manager Cathie Thomas. Tuesday night’s meeting of New Hope Borough Council saw a change at the helm, and forward movement, if not completely More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Source: New Hope Borough Council President Scandone Resigns Again

New Hope Borough Council President Bill Scandone submitted his resignation from the group Monday, according to a source close to the situation. The resignation will likely be considered and accepted by council at More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Sources: New Hope Borough Council President Resigned Due to Intense Criticism, Not ‘Family Matters’

Bill Scandone (file) A funny thing happened on the way to the New Hope Borough Council meeting Jan. 17. The meeting agenda that evening listed a vote on whether to “accept” the resignation of Council More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Why did New Hope Borough Council President Scandone Resign, Then Change His Mind?

New Hope Borough Council President Bill Scandone (L) and Mayor Larry Keller. (file) Why did President Bill Scandone resign from New Hope Borough Council Jan. 6, only to reverse course and “rescind” his More...