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POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE — Jeremy Kidd, 34, of Sellersville, was charged with possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after an investigation by Pennridge Regional Police Department and Perkasie Borough Police Department of persons with active warrant…
Lutheran Community at Telford is expanding its campus. At the Oct. 7 Telford Borough Council meeting, Nathan Fox, the attorney for the Lutheran Community, addressed council members about the $45 million project.
DOYLESTOWN — A 40-year-old West Rockhill man has been sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison for providing the drugs that led to the death of a Hilltown man.
BEDMINSTER — As of the end of September, the township has received 82.5 percent of its budgeted income for the year and spent 70.6 percent of its budgeted expenses, Township Manager Rich Schilling said during his report at the Oct. 9 Bedminster Township Board of Supervisors meeting.
PERKASIE — It's still a big empty building at this point, but the outside of the first building in the Pennridge Airport Business Park is completed.
The League of Women Voters of Bucks County will present “The 2020 Census: You Count!” on Wednesday, October 16 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Free Library of Northampton Township, 25 Upper Holland Road, Richboro.
WEST ROCKHILL — There was already one brick for Capt. Patrick McNulty in the walkway in James Memorial Park that honors West Rockhill veterans.
Grand View Health has announced an unprecedented expansion of services and facilities to improve the region’s access to high-quality, affordable healthcare, the community health system said in a release following its 2019 annual meeting on Sept. 26.
RETAIL THEFT — Rashan Webb, 32, of the 800 block of E. Thayer Street, Philadelphia, and Tyrone Webb, 30 of the 1200 block of Butler Pike, Philadelphia, were charged with retail theft and criminal conspiracy after the two tried to steal merchandise worth several hundred dollars from Walmart i…
The Wissahickon Valley Public Library has announced the launch of the public phase of its capital campaign for the Ambler branch renovation.
State Attorney General Josh Shapiro, Senator Vincent Hughes, and Safe2Say Something Director Brittney Kline met with Upper Dublin High School students to discuss school safety issues and the Safe2Say Something program.
EAST ROCKHILL — It's good to be able to tell a story showing that the negative things of the past don't necessarily keep you from being able to go on to success, Ryan Leaf says.
EAST ROCKHILL — Things are tight, but it looks like there won't be a property tax rate hike for next year's budget, township officials said at the Sept. 24 East Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors meeting.
WEST ROCKHILL — After reviewing the draft version of a proposed short-term rental ordinance, the West Rockhill Township Planning Commission is recommending it be adopted, planning commission Chairman Chris Derstine said at the Sept. 18 West Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors meeting.
Perkasie’s annual Fall Festival will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 6. The festival takes place in both the town center, and in Menlo Park. The event sites are linked by a free bus, or visitors can enjoy the short walk between the two locations.
Upper Dublin Township has received a 2019 Greenways, Trails and Recreation Grant through the Commonwealth Financing Authority of the state Department of Community & Economic Development.
Friends of the Wissahickon is celebrating 95 years of successful stewardship of Wissahickon Valley Park with "Love Where You Live," a 95th anniversary celebration party at Erdenheim Farm on Oct. 11.
STUDENT APPROACHED — Bedminster Township Police Department is investigating an incident in which a young female student was approached by a man after the student got off her school bus about 3:15 p.m. Sept. 19 on Cedar Lane, the department said in a Facebook posting. The driver, who was beh…
HILLTOWN — Basically, Peter Psomiadis says, what the Saint Philip Orthodox Church International Food Festival does is bring everyone together.
WEST ROCKHILL — Township-paid health insurance for the West Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors and their spouses is again in the spotlight.
PERKASIE — A dog was killed and its owner is living with family members after a house fire in the 100 block of S. 3rd Street Wednesday afternoon, Perkasie Police Department reported on its Facebook page.
Here we go again, some of you are thinking, it’s yet another opinion column against gun ownership and weapons of mass destruction. You’re sure it will feed you facts like there are 120 guns for every 100 people in America; 1.7 million children live with unlocked, loaded guns, and some 31 per…
Upper Dublin Township's Tricentennial celebration continued Saturday with the Tricentennial Parade and AutuFest. Upper Dublin Township was formally incorporated as a Township in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1719. In celebration of this historic milestone, the Upper Dublin Township Tri…
LOWER SALFORD — When Dave Gardner called back after being notified that the roof of his home would be replaced free, his first question was, "Alright, how much is it really gonna cost me?"
Cheltenham Township announced the return of Eat. Drink. Cheltenham (E.D.C), a two-week-long Restaurant Week promotion running from September 14 to September 29, 2019.
Between Friday, September 13 and Sunday, September 15, the Montgomery Township Regional DUI Enforcement Team will conduct sobriety checkpoints at an undisclosed location within the jurisdiction of one of its participating departments: Montgomery and Horsham Townships in Montgomery County, an…
A photo caption in last week's Back to School photo feature incorrectly identified two sisters in one of the photos as Macey and Kelly Najarian. The girls in the photo are Lia and Brenda Peralta.
RESTON, VA — During the 2018–19 school year, along with other accomplished music students across the United States and overseas in military base schools, Anna Ridenour from Jenkintown MS/HS practiced with dedication to gain a chair or part in her local, district, regional, and state music ho…
FALSE IDENTIFICATION — Matthew Short, 29, homeless, was charged with giving false identification to law enforcement Sept. 5 after officers responded to a call about suspicious persons at a picnic area in Sellersville, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. After proper identification was m…
FRANCONIA — For Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, a visit to the pavement marking business Guidemark helps give him information that he can use as a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
PERKASIE -- Singer, songwriter and producer Tshila appeared at the Down to Earth Cafe on September 6 starting at 6 p.m. Born and raised in Uganda, her mission is to create inspirational music as a force for positive change in the world.
The Bucks County Commissioners — joined by about 60 government officials, planners, engineers, transportation experts, trail-advocacy groups and members of the public — ceremonially broke ground Aug. 21 on the Upper Bucks Rail Trail, which will connect the county to a vast network of biking …
PERKASIE — The video from a home surveillance system shows a man walking up the driveway and onto a pavement, then going out of view of the camera as he approaches the house.
SOUDERTON — Every August, Keystone Opportunity Center turns its attention to students in need. With the help of businesses and individuals in the community who donated the items, Keystone Opportunity Center distributed more than 400 new backpacks filled with new school supplies to low-income…