LOWER MAKEFIELD >> The environmentally-friendly renovation of Pennwood Middle School in the Pennsbury School District employed numerous sustainable planning, design, and construction components to achieve LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
BUCKS COUNTY >> Five Bucks County communities have been awarded nearly $2 million in new state funding to bolster economic development and improve pedestrian safety.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> The township said thank you to its veterans on Saturday afternoon with a flag-waving, patriotic parade down Edgewood Road and a ceremony at Veterans Square that included a special tribute to this year’s Grand Marshals.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> The Newtown Quilters’ Guild is now partnering with the Lower Makefield Township Police Department through the guild’s “Crayon Quilts – Children Helping Children" philanthropy program.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> Yardley Borough Councilwoman Sandi Brady abruptly resigned from borough council on Wednesday the day after confronting candidate and now councilman-elect Patrick McGovern at the polls over an alias FaceBook profile.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Democrats swept the race for township supervisor on Tuesday winning two six year seats and complete control of the five member board of supervisors.
MORRISVILLE BOROUGH >> Voters in Lower Makefield, Yardley and Morrisville Boroughs elected Morrisville Borough Councilwoman Corryn Kronnagel as their new district justice on Tuesday.
MORRISVILLE BOROUGH >> Democrats carried the night posting big wins in the race for borough council, including the ouster of the council’s Republican council President and Vice President.
MORRISVILLE >> A Morrisville Borough Councilwoman and a Lower Makefield Police Officer are vying for the job of district justice.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Four candidates are vying for two open, six year seats on the Lower Makefield Township Board of Supervisors.
FALLS TOWNSHIP >> Outback Steakhouse, an Australian-inspired steakhouse best known for grilled steaks, its iconic Bloomin' Onion and a wide variety of chicken and seafood, is opening a new restaurant in Oxford Valley.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> Rain and mud made for a sloppy Carve-o-Thon Sunday afternoon in the borough's Rivermawr section, but the less than ideal weather conditions didn't dampen the enthusiasm.
RICHBORO >> State Rep. Wendi Thomas (R-178) is urging residents concerned about the inequity of tolling by the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) to attend the Oct. 28 commissioner’s meeting and express their concerns over the commission allowing discounts for NJ E-ZP…
HARRISBURG >> State Reps. Perry Warren and John Galloway and state Sen. Steve Santarsiero welcomed a pair of local youth baseball teams to the state Capitol and House floor on Oct. 22.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> Imagine walking along the beautiful Delaware Canal in historic Yardley Borough on a crisp fall day around Halloween.
PENNSBURY >> The Pennsbury School Board on October 17 publicly thanked a former board member for her service to the district and welcomed a new board member to the table.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> The borough council on October 15 voted to apply for a PECO Green Region grant to help beautify and cleanup the Reading Avenue Woods.
MORRISVILLE BOROUGH >> State Reps. John Galloway and Perry Warren as well as state Sen. Steve Santarsiero announced a grant of more than $50,000 has been awarded to Morrisville Free Library to replace the slate roof on the 108-year-old building.
FALLSINGTON >> The Pennsbury School Board on Oct. 17 voted to appoint Ryan Kennedy the next assistant principal at the Pennwood Middle School in Lower Makefield. His appointment is effective Oct. 18.
FALLSINGTON >> The Pennsbury Education Foundation (PEF) recently accepted a donation totaling $15,000 from Waste Management PA (WMPA).
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Lower Makefield will host its 13th Annual Veteran’s Day Parade and Ceremony to honor and to thank the men and women who have bravely served in the United States Armed Forces to protect the nation’s liberty and freedom.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Kids and parents held onto their hats as a Pennsylvania State Police helicopter landed in a field next to the Woodside fire station on Heacock Road.
MORRISVILLE BOROUGH >> State Senator Steve Santarsiero (D-10) will host a KidsFest at Morrisville High School in Morrisville Borough on Saturday, October 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> Downtown Yardley will be hosting its next 2nd Saturday event with a #FallInLoveWithYardley and creative scarecrow theme, supported by Visit Bucks County and sponsored by ShopRite of Yardley and the Bucks County Community College.
MORRISVILLE BOROUGH >> Whether it’s the authentic Chambersburg tomato pies at La Villa Pizza & Family Restaurant, the freshly-Italian specialties and baked bread at Café Antonio, the best burgers in Bucks County at Dacey’s Pub or the traditional Asian and European cuisine harmoniou…
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Afton Elementary School, the largest of the ten elementary schools in the Pennsbury School District, has been named a National Blue Ribbon School by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.
YARDLEY-MAKEFIELD >> SEPTA will be closing the South Main Street railroad underpass in Yardley Borough from Friday, Oct. 4 at 11 p.m. until Sunday, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. for repair work to the tracks.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> A conceptual vision for a mixed use village anchored by a Wegmans Supermarket is one step closer to reality in Lower Makefield.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> In one of the best attended Harvest Days in recent memory, thousands flocked to the streets of Yardley to celebrate the last official weekend of summer.
FALLSINGTON >> The Pennsbury School Board on Sept. 19 appointed Justine McEachern as an assistant principal at Pennsbury High School. McEachern will also serve as the Supervisor of School Counseling for Grades K-12 in this position.
FALLSINGTON >> The Pennsbury School Board on Sept. 19 appointed Vincent DePaola Jr. as principal of the Fallsington Elementary School, effective October 1. DePaola will replace outgoing interim Principal Fay Manicke.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Casey Schaeffer, a 15-year old sophomore at Pennsbury High School in Fairless Hills, has been selected as the grand prize winner in Barbara’s Believe in Better Contest, a nationwide search sponsored by Barbara’s to recognize American youth doing better by leading a d…
PENNSBURY >> Pennsbury School Board member Jacqueline Redner of Falls Township has resigned just a little more than two months shy of the end of her second four year term on the board.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> The Lower Makefield Planning Commission will reconvene its meeting on Monday night, Sept. 23 beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Pennwood Middle School on a zoning request that could ultimately open the door to a Wegmans in the township’s office-research (OR) zone.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> Speed tables will be installed on Breece Drive this fall in an effort to slow traffic down once the road is repaved.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> The riverfront borough of Yardley will celebrate the last weekend of summer by playing host to Harvest Day on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> A Council Rock High School South graduate and Northampton Township native will be hitting the streets of Yardley Borough as the town’s newest part-time Police Officer.
FALLS TOWNSHIP >> Falls Township Manager Peter Gray has decided to continue in his position after submitting his resignation to the Board of Supervisors earlier this month.
BUCKS COUNTY >> State grants totaling $377,000 will be used to preserve and improve community and natural resources in Morrisville Borough, Yardley Borough and Lower Makefield, and along the Delaware Canal in Bucks County.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> The Red House is officially open for business bringing its cutting edge “Feel Good Food” concept to the heart of downtown Yardley Borough.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> The Rt. Rev. Daniel G.P. Gutierrez, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania, will bring his emphasis on the church’s role in a changing world to Yardley at 10:15 a.m., Sunday, Sept. 29 when he visits St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church to preach and lead confirmati…
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LOWER MAKEFIELD >> A Levittown man faces attempted homicide and aggravated assault charges after stabbing a Lower Makefield man numerous times during an altercation at a home on Mill Road.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> In the quiet embrace of the Garden of Reflection, hundreds gathered on Wednesday to remember and reflect on the events of Sept. 11, 2001.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> Downtown Yardley will be hosting its monthly 2nd Saturday Yardley event in September with a #LiveCreativeDay theme as part of National Live Creative Day, supported by Visit Bucks County and sponsored by ShopRite of Yardley and Makefield Insurance Agency.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> The public is invited to join local and other officials, friends, and family at the formal opening of Yardley’s first independent bookstore, Commonplace Reader, at 49 South Main Street in historic and vibrant downtown Yardley.
YARDLEY BOROUGH >> The public is invited to join local and other officials, friends and family at the grand opening and tailgate celebration with food samples and live music at the innovative new restaurant Red House (the former Lena’s Deli) at 35 S. Main Street in historic and vibrant…
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Two ceremonies will take place this year at the Garden of Reflection marking the 18th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
LOWER MAKEFIELD >> Township planners have rescheduled its August meeting to Monday, Sept. 9 at the Pennwood Middle School beginning at 7:30 p.m. to consider a proposed zoning change in the township’s office research zone.