DOYLESTOWN — Lucas Mulloy, 21, of Coopersburg, was sentenced to eight to 16 years in state prison after pleading guilty June 18 to charges including drug delivery resulting in death and involuntary manslaughter, the Bucks County District Attorney's office said on its Crimewatchpa.com page.
PERKASIE— In what the Perkasie Police Department labelled "a final ride through the communities he loved and served," the body of Police Chief Steven Hillias and his family were escorted by a long line of police vehicles from throughout the area in a processional through Perkasie and Sellers…
BUCKS COUNTY COURTS — Charles Shaw, a 44-year-old Philadelphia man stopped June 15 on Route 113 in Bedminster had two large bags of drugs containing 590 bags of suspected heroin, seven bags of suspected crystal methamphetamine, seven bags of cocaine, 10 suspected oxycodone pills and 11 bupre…
HILLTOWN — A 69-year-old man was arrested after an investigation of an incident in which he allegedly inappropriately touched a 5-year-old child in the self-checkout line at Walmart, Hilltown Township Police Department said.
PERKASIE — Police Chief Steven Hillias died suddenly on June 16, Perkasie Borough Police Department announced on its Facebook page, expressing "great sadness and regret" in sharing the news, which was also posted on the Perkasie Borough website.
BEDMINSTER — The seed is there, but it will be a little longer before a proposed agritourism ordinance allowing things such as weddings and concerts as accompanying uses at farms is harvested.
ROAD RAGE — A road rage incident that occurred about 12:20 p.m. June 7 on Callowhill Street near Main Street is being investigated, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. The victim reported he was walking on Callowhill Street when a passing motorist yelled at him, police said. The vehicle…
PERKASIE — A 43-year-old man was arrested June 4 and charged with indecent assault, corruption of minors, aggravated indecent assault and endangering the welfare of children, Perkasie Borough Police Department said.
BUCKS COUNTY — Bucks County intends to appeal a federal jury's verdict from May 28 that found them to be in violation of Pennsylvania's Criminal History Record Information Act (CHRIA).
PERKASIE — This year's checkered flag first place finishers in the Perkasie All-American Soap Box Derby presented by the Indian Valley Soap Box Association are Alex Spisak in the super stock division and Elijah Bleazard in the stock division.
SILVERDALE — People who had never been to the Pennridge Community Center before and came for the first time when some of the Bucks County Senior Games were held here on June 4 told Manager Debbie Scollon it was beautiful.
HILLTOWN — Although it earlier looked like there wouldn't be an election race in November for a six-year term on the Hilltown Township Board of Supervisors, there will be.
FATAL OVERDOSE — Officers responded to a home on Reliance Court at 6:23 a.m. May 24 for the report of a possible drug overdose of a 28-year-old man living there, Hilltown Township Police Department said. The officers administered Narcan and performed CPR until paramedics from Grand View Hosp…
UPPER SALFORD — A day after strong winds and rain accompanied by hail swept through parts of Montgomery County, with Upper Salford taking the brunt of the hit, the electricity was still off for the entire township and several roads were closed.
EAST ROCKHILL — Requests for bids for the planned renovation and addition to the township municipal office building are being put out shortly and the bids will be received back in a month, Township Manager Marianne Morano said at the May 28 East Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors meeting.
WEST ROCKHILL — One of the reasons some families choose the Holiday House pool over other more water park-like places is the family-friendly nature, Manager Karen Nace said.
WEST ROCKHILL — There is currently no policy on allowing the use of the police station meeting room, Pennridge Regional Police Department Chief Rodney Blake said in answer to a question at the May 22 Pennridge Regional Police Commission meeting.
One local election race was settled by the May 21 primary elections, while the list of candidates in another was only slightly narrowed.
On Friday, May 31, some 76 high school seniors from Lankenau High School, the school district’s environmental science magnet school on Spring Lane in Upper Roxborough, will march down the aisle at the Keswick Theater in Glenside to graduate and receive their diplomas.
DUI — Geoffrey West, 36, of Sellersville, was charged with driving under the influence and failure to stop at a red light after being stopped at East Park Avenue and Main Street in Sellersville on March 24, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. Online court information shows West waived h…
WEST ROCKHILL — In three separate, but related votes, the West Rockhill Township Board of Supervisors have unanimously approved hiring an environmental attorney, authorizing him to appeal the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection's issuance of an air quality permit for the prop…
EAST ROCKHILL — A 15-year-old female Pennridge High School student was taken into custody May 13 and charged with making terroristic threats and reckless endangerment in connection with a bomb threat written on a bathroom wall at the school May 10, Pennridge Regional Police Department said.
EAST ROCKHILL — With 11 candidates on the ballot for five four-year seats on Pennridge School Board, the primary election will narrow the field down to at least five or as many as 10 candidates.
BUCKS COUNTY COURTHOUSE — Speaking softly and at times dabbing at her eyes with a tissue, 21-year-old Cristine Shafer pleaded guilty in Bucks County Court May 7 to charges of making false reports to law enforcement, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana.
LANSDALE — A cut-a-thon with all proceeds going to Penn Foundation's Camp Mariposa will be held 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 20 at the Modern Male Barber Academy at 209 W. Main Street, Lansdale.
PERKASIE — It all started here and it will end here, but by the end of this year, the 10,000 Flowers mural project is also scheduled to have spread its petals all the way down the East Coast from Escort Station in Maine to Key West in Florida.
Three individuals who have positively impacted thousands of Pennridge students during their combined nine decades of service to the District were named winners of the 2019 “Friend of Education Award" by the Pennridge Community Education Foundation.
PFA VIOLATION — David Ocasio, 21, was charged with indirect criminal contempt for violation of a current protection from abuse order, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. He turned himself in to the department on April 22 and was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Lisa Gaier, Richla…
PERKASIE — Whether it's business, personal or both, PBR Productions soon-to-open studio in Perkasie is about showing what you've got.
The Telford Borough Authority will be flushing the water distribution system during the next six to eight weeks according to the following tentative schedule (schedule is subject to change):
Although May 5’s Cinco de Mayo is synonymous with good times in the United States, Mexicans are more likely to celebrate on Sept. 16 – their country’s Independence Day. And they’re not likely to be eating Taco Bell take-out on either day since the chain never caught on south of the border.