NORTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP >> Northampton Township will hold a summer food drive from August 1 to 15.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Newtown Police Department assisted numerous federal agents on July 29 in serving search arrants at three locations of KVK Tech's locations - 100 Campus Drive, 110 Terry Drive and 114 Pheasant Run.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has turned down Arcadia’s request for direct access to the Newtown Bypass as part of its plans to build a new housing development at Buck Road and the Bypass.
LANGHORNE >> The area’s newest mural is taking shape on the wall of a legacy business on West Maple Avenue in Middletown Township just outside of Langhorne Borough.
NEWTOWN >> Mark Zinman, the Democratic nominee for Magisterial District Court Judge, has taken the Pennsylvania Minor Judiciary Education Board training and instruction course, has passed the necessary examination, and is certified to serve.
NEWTOWN >> Newtown resident Kirsten D'Angelo is vying to be the next Ms. Health and Fitness 2021, but she’s going to need everyone’s vote to make her dream come true.
SCAM >> At 11:30 a.m. on July 16 police were contacted by a Wrightstown Township resident in regards to an unemployment fraud. The total value of loss was $1,576, and the investigation is ongoing at this time. The Newtown Township Police Department and the Pennsylvania Department of La…
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The board of supervisors on July 14 put Newtown Borough on notice that it intends to begin charging it $300,000 a year for full-time fire service.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The board of supervisors on July 14 granted conditional use approvals for two new eateries at the Village at Newtown Shopping Center.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Newtown Fire and Emergency Services has announced the arrival of its new Enforcer Rescue Pumper.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Newtown Township Board of Supervisors on July 14 took a moment to remember former supervisor Vince Lombardi who passed away in June.
ARREST >> At approximately 11:30 p.m. on July 9 police conducted a traffic stop on the operator of a black Mercedes-Benz C300 for committing a vehicle code violation on Durham Road. Upon speaking with the operator, the officer detected the strong odor of an alcoholic beverage. The oper…
RICHBORO >> Giant changes are coming to the Richboro Plaza on Second Street Pike as the old gives way to the new.
LEVITTOWN >> The members of NextGen Newtown Rotary rolled up their sleeves, cranked up the tunes and got to work on Sunday morning at the homeless shelter in Levittown.
DUI DETAIL >> Police conducted a roving DUI detail for the Fourth of July weekend. During the July 3 detail, two warnings and two traffic citations were issued for observed traffic violations. No operators were found to be driving under the influence.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> During a nearly three hour meeting Thursday night, traffic and signage experts testified in support of a proposed Super Wawa on the Newtown Bypass.
HARRISBURG >> Northampton Township will receive $100,560 from the state for the installation of a new controller assembly, vehicle detection, countdown pedestrian signals and battery back-up equipment for the intersection of Second Street Pike and New Road.
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> Senator Steve Santarsiero (D-10) and State Representative Perry Warren (D-31) announced on July 7 the award of $271,520 in state funds to Newtown Borough as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Green Light-Go grant program.
NEWTOWN >> The Newtown Rotary Club welcomed a new president, awarded a scholarship and recognized its Rotarian of the Year during a change of leadership Happy Hour at La Stalla.
UPPER MAKEFIELD >> The banks of the Delaware River literally exploded with the sights and sounds of the Revolution on the Fourth of July.
ARREST >> At approximately 11:59 p.m. on June 25 police conducted a traffic stop on the operator of a white Hyundai for committing a vehicle code violation on the Newtown Bypass, near Woodbourne Road. Upon contact with the operator, the officer detected the strong odor of an alcoholic …
WASHINGTON CROSSING >> “I’m mostly interested in light,” says Shirley Mersky, an oil painter who lives in Newtown Borough. “The subject doesn’t matter to me as much.”
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Newtown Township Zoning Hearing Board will continue its hearing on the Provco Pineville LLC/Wawa appeal on Thursday, July 8 beginning at 7:30 p.m.
NEWTOWN >> Seventy students graduated from Saint Andrew Catholic School in Newtown on June 8. Twenty-three students won scholarships to 14 different high schools. The class of 2021 earned $694,660 in scholarships. “They all excelled in what could have been an impossible year and led th…
NEWTOWN >> The onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic and government declarations limiting the ability to come together in the usual historic venue, the Newtown Theatre, Newtown Arts Company chose to cancel its traditional 2020 and 2021 seasons for the safety of its audiences, casts and produc…
UPPER MAKEFIELD >> A group of Friends gathered outside the Makefield Monthly Meeting on June 12 to dedicate a tree deeply rooted in peace and in the history of Pennsylvania.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Newtown Township Planning Commission has a busy summer ahead with two major projects on the agenda.
NORTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP >> The Board of Supervisors on June 23 recognized and honored Joe Saracino as a Distinguished Citizen of Northampton Township.
NORTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP >> The Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on July 7 to consider land development plans for a new Super Wawa at Buck and Rocksville Roads.
ATTEMPTED BURGLARY >> At approximately 1:30 p.m. on June 18 police were dispatched to a residence on Brecknock Court for the report of a potential attempted burglary that had occurred earlier in the week. The homeowner had discovered broken branches, flowers that were stepped on, and a…
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> Area residents are invited to support the upcoming renovations at the historic Newtown Theatre by attending The “Reel” Garden Party on Thursday, July 15 at 6:30 p.m. in Newtown Borough (rain date July 22). This outdoor cocktail party will include an open bar, heavy h…
NEWTOWN >> In celebration of Father’s Day, classic and antique car owners hopped behind the wheel for a Sunday afternoon cruise through Newtown Borough and Newtown Township.
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> The Newtown Rotary Club on June 16 presented the Wrightstown Food Cupboard with a check for $1,160 from its recent spring food collection drive at McCaffrey’s Market in Newtown.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> When business partners Brian Boger and Fran Taloricco were looking to open a second Bike Works location in Bucks County, Newtown was at the top of their list.
LOWER SOUTHAMPTON >> Three months after a horrific accident nearly claimed their lives, the Neshaminy Four were reunited with their rescuers during an emotional gathering on June 17.
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> The Newtown Borough Police Department is investigating a retail theft that occurred on May 30 and June 8 at the Wine and Spirits Store located at 212 South State Street.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> Two new Giant Police Mountain Bicycles are hitting the streets of the township thanks to a generous donation to the Newtown Township Police Department.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> On June 14, Newtown Township Police responded to reports of catalytic converters stolen from commercial vehicles parked in the Newtown Business Commons.
RICHBORO >> Northampton Township held its annual Flag Day Ceremony on June 14. Master of Ceremony was Tim O’Donnell, welcoming remarks were by Northampton Supervisor Frank O’Donnell and Boy Scout Troops 145 and 147 and Girl Scout Troop 209 provided the Color Guard and retirement ritual…
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> Chop’t Creative Salad Company will open its first eatery in Pennsylvania at the Village at Newtown.
NEWTOWN >> The Council Rock High School North Class of 2021 stepped into the future on June 10 with their masks down and their heads held high.
NEWTOWN BOROUGH >> The Borough Council at its June 8 meeting got its first peek at formal designs for its future pocket park at 112 Court Street.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> The Board of Supervisors at its June 9 meeting voted 5 to 0 to pass a resolution designating June 19th as Juneteenth Freedom Day in the township.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> Two new replacement police cars will be hitting the streets of the township before the end of the summer thanks to a grant secured by State Senator Steve Santarsiero.
DOYLESTOWN >> Doylestown Health is making it easier for residents of the Wrightstown area to access specialty health services. Doylestown Health’s new Wrightstown outpatient center features a range of services including: Neurology; Urology/Female Urologic Disorders; Vascular Surgery, a…
NEWTOWN >> Council Rock on Thursday became the second public school district in the county to make mask-wearing optional for all K to 12 students, staff and visitors.
ARREST >> At approximately 11 p.m. on May 29 police conducted a traffic stop on the operator of a black Lexus SUV for committing a vehicle code violation on Washington Crossing Road around North Sycamore Street. Upon speaking with the operator, the officer detected the strong odor of a…
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP >> On June 1 at approximately 3:47 p.m., a man in the attached photo entered an unlocked, occupied residence on Fair Oaks Court in Newtown Township, and was confronted by the homeowners.