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Raymond S. Low, Bucks businessman

Raymond Stewart Low, 87, of Lower Makefield Township, Bucks County, a self-made businessman, died Saturday, April 12, of heart failure in Chandler Hall Hospice Care at St. Mary Medical Center, Newtown.


Related Topix: Newtown, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Fairless Hills, PA

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Bucks County Designer House and Gardens to host special events in honor of Mother's Day

The Bucks County Designer House and Gardens will be hosting several exciting events in honor of Mother's Day.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Mother's Day

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Exterminator Charged With Theft, Police Seek Additional Victims

Police say an employee of an area exterminating service has been charged with theft and are seeking the public's help into the investigation.



Candidates for Congress debate in Bucks County

Democratic primary candidates Kevin Strouse and Shaughnessy Naughton faced off for their second debate Tuesday afternoon as they continue to vie for their party's nomination this May. The debate, held at Bucks County Community College's Bristol Township campus, featured numerous topics ranging from healthcare to the status of middle class to the ... (more)


DelVal President Selected for Rotary Award

The Doylestown Rotary Club is honoring College President Dr. Joseph Brosnan for adhering to high ethical standards in his professional career at its third annual "Four Way Test" Awards Breakfast.


Related Topix: Delaware Valley College

CBS Local

Lottery Ticket Worth More Than $5 Million Sold In Montgomery County

The most recent winner matched all six numbers in Monday night's Match 6 Lotto drawing.


Related Topix: Montgomery County, PA, Lottery, Norristown, PA

Pineville Tavern Rolls Out New Menu

Pineville Tavern, a Bucks County landmark and dining destination, celebrates 25 years in their historic location with revamped menus and a stepped-up beverage program under the direction of Chef Drew Abruzzese and consulting chef Matt Levin .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Matt Levin, New Hope, PA, Recipes

All-night weekend subway service a summer experiment

The service will run on Fridays and Saturdays on the Broad Street Line and the Market-Frankford Line, said Kristin Geiger, a SEPTA spokeswoman.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Weekly Roadwork - Bucks-Montgomery-Chester

Information provided by PennDOT ________________________________________ Lane restrictions are scheduled on the Route 309 Bypass in Hilltown and West Rockhill townships, Bucks County, for core boring operations.


Related Topix: Hilltown, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Montgomery County, PA, Bridgeport, PA, Norristown, PA

Philadelphia Weekly

PW's Year of Beer: Neshaminy Creek Dunks Ferry Dunkelweizen

We love beer. That's why we're devoting an entire year to discovering cold ones from near and far.


Local Nonprofit Organizations Honor Volunteers

The top nonprofit organizations from throughout Bucks County gathered Thursday to honor their volunteers at the 2nd Annual Volunteer of the Year banquet.


Dedication Ceremony for Bucks County Global War on Terror Memorial Planned

A dedication ceremony for the Bucks County Global War on Terror Memorial has been scheduled for May 16 at 2 p.m. The memorial, a project by the Doylestown VFW , will be located in the courtyard of the Bucks County Courthouse in Doylestown.


Related Topix: Doylestown, PA, US Military, US Air Force

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bethlehem-based FamilyWize has grown into national prescription drug discount company

These free FamilyWize prescription discount cards provide participants with an average of 40 percent off prescription drugs, with some discounts as high as 75 percent.


Paul Evans: Turning cold metal into furniture art

Metal furniture is an acquired taste. Unlike wood, metal can seem cold, austere and industrial, the antithesis of domestic coziness.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Crafts, Plumsteadville, PA, Doylestown, PA, New Hope, PA

Tours of Bucks County Designer House Start April 27

Tours of Serendipity Farm, the 39th Bucks County Designer House & Gardens, will open April 27. The farm is located at 131 Pine Mill Circle in the Doylestown.


Related Topix: Doylestown, PA, Memorial Day, Life, Holidays

Abbie Hoffman's presence still echoes in Bucks County

The gray Toyota Corolla that Abbie Hoffman drove in Mexico during his fugitive years still sits in upper Bucks County, parked on the old farm where he lived and took his own life 25 years ago.


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Born on the Fourth of July, Suicide, Solebury, PA

Sat Apr 12, 2014

NBC Philadelphia

Philly Gun Club Sues Animal Rights Group

The nonprofit Showing Animals Respect and Kindness, aka SHARK, has for many years protested the club's live pigeon shoots in Bensalem, Bucks County.


Related Topix: Bensalem, PA

Arts at Bucks Festivities Kick Off Wednesday

The month-long Arts at Bucks festival kicks off this week at Bucks County Community College.


Buckingham Today

Failed drains could lead to further delays for drivers

Crumbling drains under the A421 Buckingham bypass could lead to even further delays for motorists as more repair works are carried out.


FBI clears Bucks police in Tasering of teen

TULLYTOWN The FBI has cleared Tullytown police of any wrongdoing for using a Taser on a handcuffed teenager who tried to run away after being arrested on shoplifting charges last year, the Police Department said this week.


Related Topix: Tullytown, PA