Quakertown takes first step in developing triangle property
Despite concerns from resident's, council voted 6-0 Monday to transfer the triangle property at Third and Broad streets to the Quakertown General Authority to sell and develop.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Three Veteran ID Discount Card Sign Ups Scheduled
Bucks County Recorder of Deeds staff will visit five locations next week as the office continues to take the Veterans ID Discount Card program on the road.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
'Five-Plant Gardens,' easy and inexpensive perennial plots
Seventeen-year-old Nancy Ondra had high hopes for her first garden: This is going to be easy, fast and inexpensive.
Northeast Extension is being resurfaced
QUAKERTOWN A $7.4 million resurfacing project on the Northeast Extension began last week that will restrict lanes and reduce speed limits on an 8.4-mile stretch of the road until November, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
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Men and women, ages 20 and older, are needed for the Crowded Kitchen Players' production of "Too Clever By Half."
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Police arrest alleged heroin dealer in Quakertown
A 25-year-old Montgomery County man is in custody after police say they saw him selling heroin in a shopping center parking lot.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Pa. bank manager admits stealing nearly $550,000
A former bank manager in southeastern Pennsylvania has admitted stealing nearly $550,000 from elderly customers but says he can't remember how he spent it.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Quakertown schools at impasse on new chief
QUAKERTOWN William Harner, a longtime school administrator who has sparked controversies in Harrisburg and elsewhere, is involved in another one, this time in Bucks County.
Quakertown business owners want council to reconsider developing triangle property
Quakertown Borough business owners are not happy with a proposed new development that may grace the downtown area in the future.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Quakertown School Board squabbles over superintendent search process
The Quakertown Community School Board, in the midst of a community-based survey program to decide if a full-blown search for a new superintendent of schools is warranted, squabbled over the subject at length Thursday night.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
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Pennsylvania Playhouse to stage a colorful 'La Cage'
Brenda McGuire, who directs and does costumes for Pennsylvania Playhouse's "La Cage Aux Folles," says it was a unique experience working with her husband Kerry McGuire who plays a drag queen.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
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Lehigh Valley food events include churches selling Easter foods
Order deadlines are April 2 for the kielbasi and April 9 for the paskhas . Pick-ups for these Easter traditions will be 4-6 p.m. April 12 at the church.
Local electric companies invest heavily in the infrastructure
Marthin De Beer speaks on the future history of the electrical grid, taking into account new technologies, future environments and green innovation PPL Electric and Metropolitan Edison , the two local utility companies that provide power to homes and businesses in the area, have done something not seen in the region since the 1970's; invested ... (more)