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Carl Kessler, vice president of security at QNB Bank, recently presented a Educational Improvement Tax Credit donation of $2,000 to Ursula Raczak, CEO at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bucks County. The funds are earmarked to help fund the agency's programs active in the Council Rock, Pennsbury ... school
Trost, a Bucks County native, grew up in Bensalem and currently resides in Croydon. In 2010, he joined the Air National Guard, serving in the 270Th Engineering Installation Squadron out of Horsham Air Guard Station. Charles put his background as a mechanic to work in Afghanistan, where his unit ...

Sections. News · Sports · Entertainment · Lifestyle · Obituaries · E-Edition · Classifieds · Homes · Cars · Jobs · Subscribe. Site; Archive. Levittown 36° · Wintry-precip. Bucks County Courier Times · Subscribe Now. ...
Snow Emergency: NO PARKING ON MILL STREET for the 24 hours beginning 12 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21. Vehicles are restricted from parking anywhere on or along the street from 12 p.m., Wednesday, March 21 until 12 p.m. on Thursday, March 22. Vehicles not removed are subject to being towed.
TRENTON >> The gunman who police killed during a five-hour standoff on March 20 at the Panera Bread in Princeton, New Jersey has been identified as Scott Mielentz. The 56-year-old lived in Newtown, Bucks County, for some time, authorities said, before relocating to Lawrence, N.J. He ... New Jersey authorities

Expected snow totals have been lowered for Upper Bucks County, but most of Bucks and Montgomery counties remain on track to get 12 to 18 inches. Phase one of March's fourth nor'easter arrived in Bucks and Montgomery counties Tuesday afternoon in the form of a wintry mix. Phase two is expected ...
On the second day of spring, the fourth nor'easter of the month is on track to dump a foot of snow or more on most of Bucks County. Snow from this latest round of winter weather has not been piling quite as quickly as forecast, but the National Weather Service says totals will likely climb as expected as ...
Bucks County is one of the priciest places to live in Pennsylvania, according to the Economic Policy Institute. ... Bucks County's family budget is higher than the average across the Philadelphia metro area, where the same sized family would need to earn $92,163 to "attain a modest yet adequate standard ...
After a night of sleet and freezing rain and a morning of steady snowfall, accumulations were starting to pick up Wednesday afternoon in Doylestown, Bucks County. Though the precipitation was consistent, just as AccuWeather predicted, the snow didn't start accumulating noticeably on the roads until ...
Dorothy June Gibson, 95, of Brighton Twp., passed away on February 23, 2018, at Beaver Meadows, Brighton Twp. Born on June 11, 1922, to the late Grant G. and Vallie Arthur Fowler, she was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Rochester, worked as an assembler at Westinghouse in ...
Eleanor Stommel Waldron of Doylestown passed away Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at Doylestown Hospital. She was 89. Eleanor was active within the Wesley Enhanced Living community and will be remembered there for her quick wit and social nature. Her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, ...
David A. MacFarlane, 58, formerly of Center Township, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018, at Good Samaritan Hospice House, Wexford. Born on April 21, 1959, he was the son of the late William Morrison and Helen (Johnston) MacFarlane. He is survived by a brother, William G. (Lorraine) ...
Bucks County judge Clyde Waite poses with his portrait at its formal unveiling on Feb. 2, 2018. Bucks County detectives are investigating a reported incident Monday night at Waite's Wrightstown home that he says left him bruised and bleeding from a gash on his head. [James O'Malley / Staff Photojournalist].
Suspected police impersonator arrested in Bucks Co. Vernon Odom reports during Action News at 4:30 p.m. on February 22. 2018. (WPVI). WPVI. By Vernon Odom. Thursday, February 22, 2018 05:11PM. WARMINSTER, Pa. (WPVI) --. Authorities have arrested a 28-year-old man who they say was impersonating a police ...
3 charged with murder of 26-year-old man in Bucks County. photo Jonathan Vega, Ann Marie Rodriquez and Charles Alexander have been charged in connection with the murder of 26-year-old Tevin Hill in Bucks County. photo Jonathan Vega, Ann Marie Rodriquez and Charles Alexander have been ...
Slushy roads made driving difficult in Bucks County. Trish Hartman reports during Action News at 11 p.m. on February 17, 2018. (WPVI). WPVI. By Trish Hartman. Sunday, February 18, 2018 07:37AM. DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) --. Accidents were being reported all over Upper Bucks County due Saturday night's snow, ...

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Marie Elsie Twiggs Marie Elsie Twiggs of Langhorne, Pa. passed away Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. She was 92. The daughter of the late Edward Robert and Rose Marie (Keebler) Nolthenius, she was born and raised in Philadelphia. Marie was a graduate of Kensington High School and spent many years ...
LANGHORNE — The BuxMont Coalition for Peace Action and several other nonprofits will host a candlelight vigil Friday night in response to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, this week. The vigil will be from 5 to 6 p.m. at the corner of Maple Avenue and Route 413 in Langhorne. The groups will ...
In Bucks County, the average homeowner paid $5,648 in property taxes in 2017, county records show. In Upper Makefield, the average household paid $10,880 in property taxes. Property taxes averaged $9,342 in Wrightstown and $9,333 in Solebury, according to the Bucks County Board of Assessment.
Call them and tell them that you demand that they stand for their citizens and against the healthcare cost drivers. Contact your friends around the nation and ask them to do the same. Be a part of the truly affordable healthcare revolution. Dr. Marion Mass is a Bucks County pediatrician and the co-founder of ...
DOYLESTOWN — Penn Community Bank announced that it donated more than $77,000 to United Way of Bucks County, raised during its 2017 company-wide support campaign. Penn Community Bank's more than 325 employees, executives and directors raised $52,674.96 through programs and activities ...
WARRINGTON — The Warrington office of Fox Rothschild partnered with Westfield Insurance Foundation to raise funds for the Bucks County Housing Group. The housing group, a private, nonprofit social service organization, aids low- to medium-income families in attaining permanent housing and ...
Authorities are asking for the public's help in tracking down a serial bank bandit caught on camera Tuesday morning robbing a bank in Bucks County. The holdup happened at 11:26 a.m. Tuesday at a Wells Fargo Bank branch in Doylestown. Police say the suspect walked into the branch, presented a ...
There's plenty of serious history to write about in our illustrious Bucks County. Then there are the lesser known stories, the ones that attract my attention. Take our Welsh heritage dating to the 6th century in Great Britain. The native language of Wales, a country contiguous to England, is “Cymraeg.” Don't ask ...
The parochial schools closed include all Catholic high school and elementary schools in Bucks and Eastern Montgomery counties. All Philadelphia Archdiocese high schools and elementary schools, including those in Bucks and Montgomery counties, will be closed Thursday for the Eagles' parade.
Christopher Woodall Christopher Woodall passed away after a battle with cancer on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, at his home in Felton, Del. He was 72. Christopher Woodall was born in Stockport, England in 1945. He came to America with his family in 1974. He worked at Stryker Machine Products as a ...
John R. 'Jack' Oakes Formerly of Vanport Twp. John R. “Jack” Oakes, 87, formerly of Vanport Twp., passed away surrounded by his loving family, Thursday, February 1, 2018. Born January 19, 1931, in Sewickley, he was a son of the late Harold and Gertrude Summerville Oakes. A 1949 alumnus of Beaver ...
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday denied a request from Pennsylvania Republicans to delay redrawing congressional lines, meaning the 2018 elections in the state will probably be held in districts far more favorable to Democrats. Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr., who hears emergency requests ...
Thousands flooded York Road in Hatboro Sunday following the Eagles' win, but police said there were only two arrests during the celebrations. Christian Menno @cmenno_intell. Hatboro police Chief James Gardner said the written plans the department relies on to control large crowds celebrating sports ...
Bucks County's First Harvest Grill & Wine Bar Now Open For Dinner. Harvest Seasonal Grill & Wine Bar will start serving dinner at its first Bucks County location tonight, Feb. 5. Lunch will start next week. By Kara Seymour, Patch National Staff | Feb 5, 2018 1:50 pm ET ...
LANGHORNE — Today Inc., a nonprofit foundation headquartered in Langhorne, recently donated three grants totaling $20,000 to support the Central and Lower Bucks Family YMCAs' efforts to assist local youth. Two $5,000 grants are earmarked to benefit the Y's Fairless Hills-based summer camp and ...
They believe the championship-hungry Eagles will knock off the New England Patriots during the big game Sunday night in Minnesota. The Super Bowl kickoff can not get here fast enough for the Eagles faithful — and no one is more excited for the Birds to be in Super Bowl LII than Bucks County residents ...
Jenna Richards had no reason to believe Dec. 20, 2016, would be the last day of her life. The 22-year-old Bristol Township, Bucks County, woman was on her way to the gym when her car was struck by an SUV, according to a news release. The news release from the Bucks County District Attorney's office ...
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. - A woman convicted of third-degree murder in a DUI crash that killed an Allentown man was sentenced in Bucks County. Noelle Chew, 27, was sentenced to 6.5 to 24 years in state prison for the crash that happened almost exactly one year ago. Chew, of Richland Township, had three ...
Bucks County State Rep. Kathy Watson says the current legislative session in Harrisburg will be her last as a lawmaker. Watson says it's time now for something that's vitally important. “My family, we talked it over. We've actually been talking since Thanksgiving. It'll be 18 years and they said, why don't you ...
A Bucks County woman who was heavily intoxicated when she got behind the wheel last January 21st is sentenced 6 ½ to 24 years in prison in connection with a crash that took the life of an Allentown man. 27 year old Noelle Chew of Richland was drinking with friends in Quakertown and Sellersville and ...
PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - As 6-year-old Mason Wyckoff sat on the floor of the gym at the Temple University basketball court at Pearson-McGonigle Hall Friday. He looked very much like what he was—a little boy among very big young men. But the Temple Owls coaching staff believes this is Wyckoff belongs ...
So when two absentee voters accidentally were sent the wrong ballots and did not request replacements, the “straight Republican” votes they cast could only be counted for the races which were in front of them. Bucks County President Judge Jeffrey Finley — himself elected as a Republican — correctly ...
'BUCKS COUNTY >> In the midst of a marked increase in hate incidents nationwide and here at home, teenagers are invited by the African American Museum of Bucks County (AAMBC) to “Teen Talk – What's Next?” The program will take place at First Baptist Church of Langhorne at 215 East Richardson ...
The New York Times has released startling visualizations on how extreme gerrymandering would impact elections in Bucks County. ... New York Times visualizations show how redrawing the 8th district — which includes Bucks County and is represented by Republican Brian Fitzpatrick — could swing it ...
BUCKS COUNTY, PA (CBS) — A Bucks county woman is sentenced for a third degree murder conviction resulting from a DUI crash after she drove the wrong way for several miles on Route 309, eventually killing a 24-year-old in a head-on collision. Twenty-seven-year-old Noelle Chew ignored her ...
Authorities in Bensalem Township are investigating a fatal car accident that killed a 30-year-old woman from Philadelphia on Wednesday morning. The crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. along the 3100 block of Bristol Pike, according to FOX29. Police said the victim, identified as Catherine Gaffney, stepped ...
MILFORD TWP., Pa. - Emergency crews in Bucks County rescued a person from an early-morning wreck in Milford Township. The single-vehicle crash happened shortly before 2 a.m. Tuesday in the 2700 block of Old Bethlehem Pike. Firefighters could be seen working to free someone from the vehicle that ...
The Bucks County (PA) Chapter of The Links. Inc., recently hosted its fourth annual Legends Tea at The Logan Hotel on Philadelphia's landmark Parkway. “The Legends Tea is our way of paying tribute to the dynamic women who have taught us to be courageous, stand in our truth, write our own story and ...
Pennsylvania's Act 1 requires school districts to either pass a resolution pledging not to go above a certain tax increase for 2018-19 or present a preliminary budget by Jan. 25. Residents in six Bucks County school districts know the deepest they will have to dig into their pockets to come up with more ...
Organizers of a program from Lehigh Valley Health Network that shows students the dangers of distracted driving hope to visit schools in Bucks County. As Quakertown Community High School students leave the parking lot each day, they're confronted with a reminder and a warning. “Don't text while ...
“Heroin and other opiates are killing our citizens,” said Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub. “We must take an all-out approach in stemming the tide of illegal drugs available for abuse. Law enforcement will continue to play a critical role in this battle against the drug scourge and the criminals who ...
Tom Wolf declares a state-of-emergency in Pennsylvania over the opioid crisis, President Donald Trump is signing legislation into law Wednesday that is cosponsored by Bucks County Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick — aimed at stopping a potentially deadly drug before it gets into the U.S.. Just a few grains ...


 

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