LOWER SALFORD — Organizers of a plan to turn a former meat plant cold storage building into a musical equipment museum with educational programs and concerts are hoping to get good vibes.
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.
FRANCONIA — In 2018, the Mennonite Central Committee distributed more than 53,000 comforters to people in crisis around the world.
As the new year starts, changes came to the Telford Borough Council. At the Jan. 6 meeting, council members unanimously voted in John Taylor as the new council president. Taylor replaces Robert Baker, who served as president for the past two years.
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.
SOUDERTON — Along with holding its reorganization meeting the first Monday of the new year to set the stage for the future, Souderton Borough Council also looked back, noting the contributions of a long-time employee who retired, two outgoing council members, the recent death of two voluntee…
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.
SOUDERTON — You may not have known it at the time, but there's a good chance you've seen some of Ed Gower's work in local buildings.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) reopened two Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike) bridges over the Unami Creek and Ridge Valley Creek in Upper Salford and Marlborough townships, following replacement, PennDOT said in a Dec. 24 release.
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 — 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 …
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 …
SOUDERTON — Courtney Barbieri, a mother, registered nurse, Souderton Area School Director, and businesswoman, has announced her intention to seek the Republican nomination for State Representative in the 53rd District.
LOWER SALFORD — Local residents again this year came through with donations to the Toys for Tots drop-off at Lower Salford Township Police Department.
TELFORD — In almost a quarter century of doing story times at Indian Valley Public Library, Lindy Janson has read a lot of stories to children.
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…
FRANCONIA — It's been another successful year of fundraising and donations for Franconia's Shop with a Cop, Police Chief Michael Martin told the Franconia Township Board of Supervisors at its Dec. 16 meeting.
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.