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MISSING TEEN FOUND — Ryan Saxton, 15, who had been last seen leaving a Perkasie home July 13, was found at a home in the Milford area of Bucks County the afternoon of Aug. 13, Perkasie Borough Police Department said in a posting on its Facebook page. The department had previously posted aski…
WEST ROCKHILL — The Emergency Department at Grand View Hospital is the first in Pennsylvania to achieve accreditation as a Geriatric Emergency Department from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).
PERKASIE -- Saturday was a hot night for Under the Stars Car Show, as the crowds enjoyed a look at classics and antique vehicles. The British are Coming section was a new feature this year, featuring cars and food from Great Britain.
The Beatles’ iconic Abbey Road album cover photo shoot -- by photographer Iain Macmillan on Aug. 8, 1969 -- reportedly took 10 minutes. But 50 years after the Abbey Road record was released on Sept. 26, 1969, the distinctive image still draws countless fans to the London intersection to mimi…
Jenkintown Borough Council welcomed several presentations from members of the community during its July 24 meeting.
EAST ROCKHILL — A federal appeals court has affirmed previous federal district court decisions in favor of the Pennridge School District in a case in which a former student accused the district of discrimination and deliberate indifference to her pleas for help.
DRUGS — Thomas Hansen, 25, of Perkasie, was charged with drug possession and public drunkenness after he was found under the influence in his vehicle in Lenape Park on May 21, Perkasie Borough Police Department said.
SKIPPACK — CrossFit Rage in Skippack combines working out with bettering the community, which truly allows people to look good and feel good.
FLOURTOWN -- Rose Hudson-Wilkin is Chaplain to Queen Elizabeth II, Chaplain to the Speaker of the House of Commons and Priest-in-Charge of St. Mary-at-Hill, City of London.
Ten new Eagle Scouts from Whitpain Township Troop 98 were formally awarded Scouting's highest rank on August 4th at a ceremony held at the Manor House at Prophecy Creek. This brings to 70 the number of Eagle Scouts minted by Troop 98 since its founding in 1997.
AMBLER – Summer is a time for sun, swimming and, at the Wissahickon Valley Public Library, reading and science! This year’s Summer Reading Program received a $4,000 donation from Ambler Savings Bank to fund programming such as “Mad Science” events and the Franklin Institute at the Ambler and…
At the request of Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery), the Upper Dublin Public Library has been awarded a $1 million grant by the state Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).
DOYLESTOWN — The girlfriend who was with 19-year-old Iziah Ramon-Lewis when he was shot to death in 2016 at a Perkasie park was sentenced Monday to at least two years probation, community service and drug and alcohol treatment.
FORGERY — Anthony Mauceri, 23, of Sellersville, was charged with forgery and receiving stolen property after an investigation of counterfeit bills used at Perkasie Square Shopping Center, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. A warrant was issued for him on July 29; he was found by Perkas…
SELLERSVILLE — A portion of Main Street is scheduled to be closed beginning Aug. 19 for work on the bridge over the SEPTA-owned railroad tracks near East Church Street, the company doing the work wrote in an Aug. 2 letter to Sellersville Borough.
PERKASIE — Anyone with information on the whereabouts of 15-year-old Ryan Saxton is asked to contact Perkasie Borough Police Department at 215-257-6876, the department said in a Facebook posting.
Children were entertained by parrots, armadillos and more during a presentation by Lehigh Valley Zoo at Samuel Pierce Branch of Bucks County Free Library.
NORTH WALES — When Jens Rosmus came to America as a German exchange student in 1987, he knew he wanted to be a contributor to the country, and even more so, his community.
HATFIELD — After nine holes of play at Twin Woods Golf Course, the members of Bucks-Mont Golf League head to a picnic area for prize awards, social time and a meal.
The dirt-cheap ornaments and decorations were a big hit at Colonial Neighborhood Council’s recent Christmas in July Sale. Even bigger? The home-baked cookies and cold lemonade served by CNC Kid Crew members and siblings Jacob and Chelsea Snyder.
For six years, Jessica Smalley operated her hair salon in a small space at Fifth and Market streets in Perkasie. During particularly busy stretches, Jessica and her stylists felt like they didn’t have enough time to really get to know their clients.
THREATS — Isaac Lewis, 46, of Horsham, was charged with terroristic threats and harassment following an incident that was reported on July 13, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. A warrant was issued and he turned himself into police on July 23, police said. A preliminary arraignment wa…
One of the spunkiest historical figures with local roots who throughout her hard life took “the bull by the horns” was Louisa May Alcott, the famed author of the groundbreaking novel “Little Women.”
If she hadn’t become a lawyer, would the new branch manager at Conshohocken Free Library have discovered she actually wanted to be a librarian?
WEST ROCKHILL — Speeding drivers passing his Gold Mine Road home in West Rockhill have become an untenable situation, resident Bill Zalesky this week told the Pennridge Regional Police Commission.
HATFIELD — A new 12,000 square-foot building housing orthopaedic services is slated to open on Route 309 next to the Colmar train station in May of next year, Grand View Health CEO and President Jean Keeler said during a ceremonial groundbreaking at the site Wednesday morning.
BLUE BELL — Two franchisee partners are opening a new fitness studio in Blue Bell and are kicking it all off with a month of free classes.
FRANCONIA — Bicycling isn't only good for you physically; it's also good for mental health, according to the organizers of Positive Pedalers for Mental Wellness.
FRANCONIA — Food has often played a part in Mennonite Heritage Center exhibits and programs, but the new "Food: Our Global Kitchen," and "Food Heritage of Eastern Pennsylvania" displays takes it farther.
Residents crowd the Hatfield Aquatic Center on Friday as three days of excessive heat began. Area pools and air-conditioned spots were in demand throughout the weekend as temperatures climbed into the upper 90s, hitting 100 in some places. An excessive heat warning by the National Weather Se…
KING OF PRUSSIA — Route 73 (Skippack Pike) and several other state highways in Montgomery County will be reduced to a single lane with flagging on Monday, July 22, through Friday, July 26, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for tree trimming operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (Pen…
NEW BRITAIN — A 43-year-old ex-Perkasie man charged with crimes including indecent assault of a child will plead guilty in Bucks County Court, attorneys on both sides said as the man waived his right to a preliminary hearing July 18 before Magisterial District Judge Regina Armitage, New Britain.
BURGLARY — Cody Sheehan, 28, of Richlandtown, was charged with burglary and related charges after numerous thefts were reported at the Delbar construction site at 7th and Spruce streets in Perkasie, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. A preliminary arraignment was held July 20 before Ma…
EAST ROCKHILL — Attorneys for the township in the legal battles over Rockhill Quarry's attempts to resume operations and to build an asphalt plant there have reviewed a judge's decision to have a portion of the case remain in Bucks County Court rather than be returned to the East Rockhill To…