Parents: Working from 9-5 pm may make you feel uneasy about leaving your teens at home. North Light is making space for high school students in need of a supportive environment to complete their online class work with adequate lighting, room to stretch out and have lunch pro- vided by the sc…

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EAST ROCKHILL — With the pandemic limiting gatherings, including at high school and middle school sports matches, Pennridge School District is live streaming some of the fall sports games on the high school's Pennridge TV Youtube channel.

SELLERSVILLE -- The Sellersville Parks & Recreation Board honored the winners of the 2020 Sellersville Arbor Day Tree-Naming Contest by installing plaques bearing the winning names near their specifically named trees in Lake Lenape Park. The winners were on hand at the installation cerem…

A look back at the IHM CYO Cross-Country team in action in 2019 at the Belmont Plateau course. With CYO sports being shelved because of the pandemic, many students will miss out on the challenges of tackling the Belmont Plateau hills this fall.

The 21st Ward Veteran’s Association recently held their annual tribute to the victims of 9/11 and to honor the heroic efforts of first responders on that tragic day in 2001. This year’s event was held outside of the 5th District police headquarters at Ridge and Cinnaminson.

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EAST ROCKHILL — The numbers are still being audited and likely will change a little before being finalized, but it looks like the district had about $1.5 million more income than expenses for the 2019-2020 school year.

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Working in partnership with Bucks County and Bedminster Township, Heritage Conservancy, an accredited non-profit land conservation and historic preservation organization, facilitated the placement of a conservation easement on a 97-acre farm in Bedminster Township. Owned by the Blue Rock Inv…

FIREARMS, SIMPLE ASSAULT — Matthew Taylor, 28, of Perkasie, was charged with firearms not to be carried without a license, simple assault and related charges after officers were dispatched to Dunkin Donuts on N. 5th Street July 16 for a report of an armed subject in a vehicle who had display…

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EAST ROCKHILL — The roots of Pennridge School District's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiative go back several years, Director of Pupil Services Cheri Derr said before outlining that history and planned next steps at the Sept. 8 Pennridge School Board Curriculum Committee meeting.

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EAST ROCKHILL — District officials are reminding the school community to take precautions after a Pennridge High School student attended classes at the school the day before getting back test results showing the student has COVID-19.

WARRANT — Assistance from the public is requested in attempting to locate Sherri A. McLaughlin, 33, who is wanted for aggravated assault and related charges following a domestic-related incident Aug. 17 in the 700 block of Center School Road, Bedminster Township Police Department said. She i…

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PERKASIE — Residents and businesses of the Perkasie 18944 zip code have a new Scarecrow Display Contest that organizers say will both benefit local non-profit organizations and be entertaining for people walking and driving about town.

As the world wrestles with both treating current patients while racing to find a cure for COVID-19, biologists worldwide are focusing their attention on an unlikely COVID connection: bats. Long misunderstood, feared, and underappreciated, bats just might be patient zero for the virus-- scien…

Principals, teachers, and staff welcomed students back to school Sept. 2 with balloons, cheers, waves, music, costumes, and smiling eyes. Some students were welcomed in person, other virtually. Dr. David Bolton, superintendent of Pennridge School District, stated, “It is a joy to see student…

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SELLERSVILLE — Key Bank in the 200 block of Main St. in Sellersville was robbed about 9:44 a.m. Sept. 1, Perkasie Borough Police Department said.

ARMED ROBBERY — There was an armed robbery at 9 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Dollar Tree in Perkasie Square, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. The suspect entered the store at closing time, asked about composition notebooks and was directed to the proper aisle, police said. When he approached …

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SELLERSVILLE — On Saturday, September 12th, the Sellersville Parks & Recreation Board is honoring the winners of the 2020 Sellersville Arbor Day Tree-Naming Contest by installing plaques bearing the winning names near their specifically named trees in Lake Lenape Park.

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EAST ROCKHILL — A proposed group home on Three Mile Run Road will be an intermediate stop between the hospital and returning home for children with special medical needs, representatives of the organization that plans to operate the house said at a conditional use hearing held Aug. 25 before…

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WEST ROCKHILL — Changes made to next year's proposed budget by Pennridge Regional Police Commission members in July have been added in, Police Chief Rodney Blake said at the board's August 26 meeting, held as a teleconference.

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EAST ROCKHILL — The township's current ordinance controlling fireworks was written before new state laws for fireworks were approved in 2017.