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  1. Quakertown school board approves 1.9 percent tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    The Quakertown school board approved a final budget Wednesday that will include a 1.9 percent tax increase for local residents in the coming school year. 20 comments

  2. Virtual Education Seeing Rising Enrollments, RevenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Education Week

    Much of the recent growth in the online course market has been driven by experiences similar to that of Lisa Andrejko, the superintendent of the Quakertown Community School District in Pennsylvania.


  3. Lehigh Valley health events include strawberry fest and bake-off, Kiev cooking classRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Besides mountains of berries, shortcake and ice cream, visitors also will be treated to a concert by the Quakertown Band.


  4. Public's input sought on Bucks grant planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... and alcohol treatment. The first public hearing on the matter is scheduled for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at the Quakertown Branch Library on Mill Street. The second public hearing is scheduled for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Bensalem Branch ...


  5. Charlette M. Swearingen, 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | The Review

    ... and Barbara Swearingen of Georgetown; John and Renee Swearingen of Tempa, Fla.; and James and Tammy Swearingen of Quakertown, Pa. Also surviving are six grandchildren, Jennifer and her husband Joshua Hatfield; Matthew and his wife Christy ...


  6. Quakertown business owners remain concerned with impact of triangle developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | WFMZ

    Quakertown downtown business owners want answers from borough council regarding the future development of the proposed triangle property at Third and Broad streets.


  7. Upper Bucks report reflects life and times of local teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | WFMZ

    ... lives, their triumphs and their struggles. According to the 2014 Student Support Card, teenagers in the Quakertown, Pennridge and Palisades schools districts have more developmental assets than ever before to help them make positive life choices. ...


  8. December 10th 2012 - All Good Things...Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2012 | Woldow

    ... to another. Issues were plentiful back then....land development, demagogue political candidates, concerns about Quakertown's police chief and borough manager, the Milford reactor, the need for new blood on Borough Council, union organization, ...


  9. December 3rd 2012 - Low Property Taxes May not Mean Good GovernmentRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2012 | Woldow

    ... has seen its taxes substantially reduced in the last three years, from an average of $75 to $58. Number two Quakertown Borough, despite slightly decreased assessments, has kept its $43 average, though town-owned water and electric rates have been ...


  10. July 23rd 2012 - Central Bucks Survey Mishandled by Both SidesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2012 | Woldow

    ... red faces should be on both sides of the matter. Of course, there are a few differences between Central Bucks and Quakertown. CB is one of the highest-performing districts in the state, invariably ranked among the top 10 by independent evaluators. ... 2 comments

  11. June 18th 2012 - Another Candidate's Visit to Quakertown that Wasn'tRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2012 | Woldow

    Every Town Counts. They just may not know it yet. Make that we just may not know it yet. The Borough of Quakertown, founded 1803, can't catch a presidential break. Commander-in-Chief candidates seem to want to make appearances here, but, for the love ...


  12. June 4th 2012 - QT and RT Win National Contest they Never EnteredRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2012 | Woldow

    ... But it took a while to figure out exactly what was going on. And the answers still aren't all known. On May 3, Quakertown Borough was named a winner of the National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation, a contest backed by several well-known ...


  13. May 28th 2012 - "Elementary (School) My Dear Watson"Read the original story

    May 28, 2012 | Woldow

    ... all, or any, of the important questions. We'll never get just the facts, ma'am. And Serge will spend her days at Quakertown Elementary under a cloud of suspicion, while being entrusted with several hundred of our children. You would think that the ...


  14. May 14th 2012 - Latest QCSD "Recognition" is Far from What it SeemsRead the original story

    May 24, 2012 | Woldow

    The headline in the Intel sounded very dramatic: "Quakertown schools recognized by College Board".


  15. January 2nd 2012 - Local Economy Trumps All in 2012Read the original story

    Jan 2, 2012 | Woldow

    ... between Wall Street and Main Street. And in Upper Bucks, we are the Main-est of Main Streets. Municipalities like Quakertown, Richland, Milford, and Haycock are barometers for the nation, and, in the immortal words of Bob Dylan, you don't need a ...


  16. Susquehanna Township School Board OKs hiring interim directors of...Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... approval from the Public School Employees' Retirement System. Miller said he worked with Shipman for 20 years at Quakertown School District in Bucks County and again at Methacton School District in Montgomery County. Miller said he also was ...


  17. Download Printable CopyRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Woldow

    That dead silence you hear is co ming from Quakertown, and Richland, and Milford, and Richlandtown, and Trumbauersville, and Haycock.


  18. November 12th 2012 - Upper Bucks Still Awash in Red Electoral InkRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2012 | Woldow

    ... glance at the Bucks election results map shows only three small up-county towns - Bridgeton, Sellersville, and Quakertown - standing out like little blue islands in the Red Republican Sea. We learned last week that while the Dems have indeed made ...


  19. Taste delicious appetizers and enjoy the game at Wally's Wicked WingsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2012 | Examiner.com

    On 750 North West End Boulevard in Quakertown, Pa there is a restaurant that specializes in tempting appetizers, burgers and an excellent place to watch the game.


  20. Winners of 2014 Flemington Girls on the Run 5K announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Wyckoff, 19:14; Frank Batiste, 45, Flemington, 22:11; John Bedard Jr., 14, Ringoes, 21:58; Dakota Suhanec, 15, Quakertown, Pa., 22:41; Michael Krummenacker, 15, Annandale, 22:54; and Nick Spano, 13, Perkasie, Pa., 23:40. The rest of the top 10 ...


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