FRANCONIA — Tired of waiting until Feb. 2 to get the only reliable prediction of whether spring will come early or there will be another six weeks of winter?
WEST ROCKHILL — Township supervisors have voted to end the practice of paying for elected officials' health insurance, an issue that has been simmering in the township for over a year.
BEDMINSTER — The township has a new agritourism ordinance on the books listing the types of accessory commercial uses allowed along with farming.
DUI — Jacqueline Heitzenrater, 56, of Perkasie, was charged with driving under the influence after officers responded to a report of a reckless driver on Park Avenue, Perkasie, on Dec. 18, 2019, Perkasie Borough Police Department said.
FORT WASHINGTON -- The Kids ‘n Smiles Toy Drive at an after school program on Gerard Avenue in North Hills last month appeared to be a great success, according to Fort Washington Business Alliance and Executive Board President Glenn Griffin.
HORSHAM — Funds to construct a system to steeply reduce the amount of PFAS-contaminated water leaving the Horsham Air Guard Station have been released, moving the project forward.
PERKASIE — Up until recently the closest Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance groups have been in Willow Grove, New Jersey, Allentown and Philadelphia.
HILLTOWN — Charges including kidnapping, rape and false imprisonment were filed against a 48-year-old Hilltown man after police said he raped, beat and strangled a woman at his home New Year's Day.
The League of Women Voters of Bucks County invites Bucks County high school seniors to enter the 2020 High School Senior Poster Contest. The contest is open to students enrolled in their senior year in a Bucks County public or private high school or in their senior year of home-schooling in …
ABINGTON — The Jin Lian Asian Massage parlor, 2743 Jenkintown Road, Ardsley, was held up at gunpoint by a male wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt around 1 p.m. Dec. 29, police said. Anyone with information about the robbery or the male captured on surveillance video is asked to contact Detec…
WEST ROCKHILL — There's no tax hike for the 2020 budget, but there were some questions from residents at the Dec. 18 West Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors meeting.
WEST ROCKHILL — Plans to expand Grand View Hospital could also spur traffic improvements to the highly traveled Route 309/Ridge Road/Lawn Avenue area, township officials said at the Dec. 18 West Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors meeting.
At the end of December, the Schuylkill Center says a bittersweet goodbye to Claire Morgan, who is retiring at the end of the month. One of our longest serving employees, Claire was hired in 2001 to work on community programming, and became a fixture here for the next 18 years, serving as an …
WEST ROCKHILL — Within a day after A&T Chevrolet-Subaru sent out an email letting customers and employees know about the chance to contribute gifts for Grand View Health cancer patients and their families, people had signed up to provide almost all of the items on the gift list.
A Christmas Tableau was presented at St. Helena’s Catholic Church in Blue Bell. The Tableau was presented by the sixth grade students of the Parish Religious Education Program (PREP) under the direction of Madeleine Fitzgerald. First grade angels, under the guidance of their teachers, Maria …
RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY — Martin Spencer Jackson, 25, of Philadelphia, was charged with receiving stolen property, possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license following a traffic stop on Maple Avenue in Sellersville on Dec. 14, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. The …
WEST ROCKHILL — Recognition of and thanks to Don Duvall for his service as a West Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors member led off his final meeting in office on Dec. 18.
Little Zion Lutheran Church, Telford, joined the Wreaths Across America initiative this year, placing wreaths on veterans' graves. Wreaths were placed on the graves of 89 veterans in the church cemetery on Morwood Road, ranging from the Revolutionary War to Vietnam. Members of the church con…
SOUDERTON — There's only been one performance so far, but the organizers are looking forward to having an extended run not only of the show, but of the way it was developed.
LOWER SALFORD — The difference could be as little as $6, but most Lower Salford property owners will see a slight drop in their total township property tax bill for 2020.
With the distinction of the oldest tree-lighting ceremony in the U.S., Perkasie celebrated tree lighting in style with a festival Saturday. Of course Santa was the honored guest who helped light the town's tree.
After months of internal discussion and research, Bucks County has OK’d in time for the 2020 presidential election a new voting system designed to thwart hackers with hand-marked paper balloting.
ABINGTON — Pasquale Neri, 60, of the 200 block of Mermaid Lane, Philadelphia, a patient at a healthcare and rehabilitation center in Abington, was arrested Nov. 29 for an alleged sexual assault, after staff contacted police, police said.
The Souderton Holiday Parade had something for everyone with 90-some participants in a two-hour strut down Main and Broad streets. The parade began with the American Legion color guard and ended with the arrival of Santa by firetruck. The parade theme was a "Green Holiday" to encourage recycling.
The Souderton tree was lit in a Friday night ceremony that featured Santa's arrival, hot chocolate and activities for kids. The event kicked off the weekend that included the Reindeer Run and holiday parade on Saturday.
KING OF PRUSSIA — More than 70 community activists gathered recently in the Upper Merion Township building to discuss a burgeoning energy transition trend in southeastern Pennsylvania. At present, the region accounts for nearly 20 percent of the 145 municipalities nationwide which have commi…