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School failed to live up to its diversity ideals
To make clear: Michael Griffin was welcome to teach at Bensalem's Holy Ghost Prep as long as he and his male companion simply lived in sin.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Bensalem Borrows $ to Continue Homeowners' Grants
Bensalem homeowners will continue to pay the same amount in taxes under the township's $37.6 million 2014 budget.
Share Your Snow Photos with Bensalem Patch
Keeping warm? Watching the flakes fall? Driving in the mess? Share your photos with us today and let your neighbors know what you're seeing out there! Just go here and upload away! This post is contributed by a community member.
Bensalem Man Cashes 'Fraudulent' Check: Police
Police allege that a man forged and cashed a phony check, shorting a Bensalem merchant of more than $1,200.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Huffington Post
Michael Griffin, Gay Pennsylvania Teacher, Fired For Obtaining Same-Sex Marriage License
MICHAEL GRIFFIN, an openly gay teacher at Holy Ghost Preparatory School in Bensalem, was fired on Friday for obtaining a marriage license with his longtime partner in New Jersey and the dismissal was completely legal under Pennsylvania state law.
Holiday recipe: Crockpot chocolate nut cluster candy
It doesn't get much easier than these homemade chocolate nut clusters made in your crockpot.
Binswanger Named Exclusive Agent for Major Industrial Building in Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Binswanger has been named exclusive agent by Kloeckner Metals Corporation to represent them for the sale of their outstanding 378,000 sq.
More Snow on the Way Tuesday
By Kara Seymour Forecasters are predicting more snow Tuesday, according to weather.com.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Council Considers Budget, Zoners to Hear Gym Request
The Bensalem Township Council will meet on Monday at 7 p.m. at the township municipal complex, 2400 Byberry Road to consider the 2014 budget .
50-Car Crash Shuts Pa. Turnpike
December 8, 2013: A chain reaction accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike involving about 50 cars, according to state police.
Holiday recipe: Pecan pie truffles
These little truffles are inspired by the classic holiday dessert, pecan pie. Instead of using corn syrup, the tasty bites are sweetened with brown sugar, maple syrup and molasses.
Gay teacher fired after applying for marriage license
A gay teacher is fired when he applied for a marriage license. Michael Griffin was fired from the Catholic school he taught at for 12 years.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Holiday Spirit on Display in Bensalem
Inside the Bensalem Township building a decorated Christmas tree and other holiday decor are on display.
Here's How to See International Space Station Flying Over Bensalem
By Todd Richissin Not all that long ago, anything like the International Space Station was reserved for science fiction and drug highs.
Holy Ghost Prep teacher: I was fired because I'm gay
A gay teacher who worked at Holy Ghost Preparatory School in Bensalem says he's been fired from his job because he applied for a license to marry his partner.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Parx Casino fights for lower tax bill in Bensalem
The owners of Parx Casino, known for huge charitable donations, are fighting for a lower property-tax bill in Bensalem Township and have paid the taxes under protest for the last three years.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Mount Airy among bright spots for slots -
Mount Airy Casino Resort and Sands Casino Bethlehem in November defied a statewide drop in slot machine revenues in Pennsylvania.
Truck mishap on State Rd detours Bensalem traffic
A truck hit a telephone pole and jackknifed out of control on the 1500 block of State Rd. in Bensalem Twp ,just before 3:00 p.m. today, December 5 2013.
Centre Daily Times
DA: Pa. woman gambled away stepson's inheritance
Forty-eight-year-old Eleanor Leistrum, of Bristol Township, was ordered to trial on the theft charges after a preliminary hearing Wednesday.
Playmasters Stage Murder Mystery, Raise a Glass to 'Repeal Day'
The Playmasters will offer a showing of "Let's Murder Marsha," by Monk Ferris on Thursday at 8 p.m. The theater is located on State Road in Bensalem.