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…

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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.

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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. 

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.

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…

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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…

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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.

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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…

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…

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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 …

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PERKASIE — The first summer of re:VIVALS block parties included stops at Pennridge Community Day, the Perkasie Farmer's Market and three different parks.