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6 min ago | The Jersey Journal

Annual New Hope Celebrates Pride Parade kicks off in Lambertville on May 11

For the first time in history, the Annual NHC Pride Parade, the signature event of Pride Week, will kick off in Lambertville and march across the bridge in to New Hope, Pa.


Related Topix: New Hope, PA, Pennsylvania, Wedding, ACLU

4 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Discarded items become art at Pa. college gallery

A novel exhibit at Bucks County Community College 's Lower Bucks Campus is composed almost entirely of works made from materials often discarded without a second thought.


4 hrs ago | WFMZ

Truck driver pleads to lesser charges in fatal crash

A Montgomery County truck driver involved in a fatal accident last year has pleaded no contest to traffic charges after more serious charges were dropped.


4 hrs ago |

73rd Annual Bucks County Kennel Club Dog Show is May 3

The 73rd annual Bucks County Kennel Club dog show will be held Saturday, May 3 at Tinicum Park in Erwinna.


Related Topix: Erwinna, PA

8 hrs ago |

2nd Annual NO BULLying Run/Walk Set for June 14

Network of Victim Assistance's 2nd Annual 5-mile NO BULLying Run and 1-mile Fun Run will be held Saturday, June 14 at Doylestown Township's Central Park.


8 hrs ago |

NOVA Organizing 2nd NO BULLying Run and Walk

Network of Victim Assistance's 2nd Annual 5-mile NO BULLying Run and 1-mile Fun Run will be held Saturday, June 14, at Doylestown Township's Central Park.


12 hrs ago |

Masterman tops list of best Pa. schools again

Philadelphia's Masterman High School once again topped U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking of Pennsylvania schools, with a number of suburban high schools rounding out the top 10. New Hope-Solebury in Bucks County surged into the No.


Related Topix: Solebury, PA, Conestoga, PA, Philadelphia, PA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Holland Man Attacked Father With Knife During Dispute, Police Say

Northampton Police say a 25-year-old resident stabbed his father last week because he asked him to turn the music down.



Arrest in West Amwell anti-Semetic vandalism

Police in Hunterdon County have made an arrest in connection with last week's anti-Semitic vandalism at several businesses.


Related Topix: Yardley, PA

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Chambersburg receives award for IESI Blue Ridge Landfill

HARRISBURG >> The Governor's Award for Local Government Excellence was awarded for an Innovative Planning and Sounds Land Use Practices to the Borough of Chambersburg with special note to Greene Township and our private sector partners PPL-RE and IESI Progressive Waste.


Related Topix: Chambersburg, PA, Opinion

The Jersey Journal

Local artists to share their works during Shad Fest

Bucks County Playhouse and Lambertville Hall announce "Art in the Hall," a new program offering local artists the chance to show their work for two days as part of Shad Fest.


Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Theater

Bucks agency on aging seeks input on yearly budget

DOYLESTOWN The Bucks County Area Agency on Aging will host a public meeting next month to gain feedback on its proposed budget for the next fiscal year, according to county officials.


Mon Apr 21, 2014

CBS Local

Firefighters Use Helmet Cam Video As Training Tool in Bucks County

Firefighters up on the roof of the Racquet Club Apartments in Levittown last summer surrounded by smoke and flames .


Related Topix: Levittown, PA


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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Related Topix: Quakertown, PA, Blooming-Glen, PA

Public Scrutiny Leads to Questions About Informant Usage

Determining when a case is strong enough to prosecute and when a confidential informant might be too compromised to take the witness stand are decisions typically made behind closed doors.


Related Topix: Kane, PA, Lawrence County, PA

Congregation Brothers of Israel Welcomes New Rabbi

The following announcement was provided by Congregation Brothers of Israel: Rabbi Aaron Gaber has accepted the position of Senior Rabbi at Congregation Brothers of Israel.


Related Topix: Newtown, PA

Company Has No Legal Mal Claim in Factory Fire Case

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has ruled that a company whose factory burnt down in a fire caused by a furnace has no legal malpractice claim against a Bucks County attorney and his former firm for failing to assert a products liability claim against the furnace distributor.


Related Topix: Croydon, PA

2 Rhawnhurst guys invent mower that whacks, edges too

It cuts! It mulches! It edges! It whacks! - was born in the dead of winter, when Bruce Packer, 78, was booted out of the house he'd rented for 18 years across Borbeck Avenue from his Rhawnhurst neighbor, Dennis Gesker, 73, who took him in.


Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Chalfont, PA

Sun Apr 20, 2014

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Missing Pa. boater's search enters recovery stage

Searchers trying to find a suburban Philadelphia man who fell from his boat into the Delaware River say they now consider it a recovery mission.


WFMZ-TV Allentown

Homeowner confronts burglar in Bucks County

An alleged burglar got more than he bargained for when he broke into a home in Bucks County, according to State Police.


Related Topix: Wind Gap, PA, Trumbauersville, PA