New Hope Borough Council Appoints Dan Dougherty Member; Okays Dog Ordinance

New Hope Borough Council Member Dan Dougherty. Tuesday night’s meeting of New Hope Borough Council saw the appointment of a new member to their ranks, and the long-awaited passage of an amendment to the borough’s dog control code. Early on in the evening, council voted to appoint Dan J. Dougherty of West Ferry Street to fill the vacancy created More...

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By Staff On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Lambertville and West Amwell Police Reports: Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle; Warrants, Pot, Alcohol

Lambertville Case #17002242 On Monday, March 14, at approximately 9:49 p.m., a pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle in the area of Route 29 northbound at mile marker 18.4. The pedestrian, identified as James More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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Indivisible Lambertville-New Hope Rally Draws Large Crowd

More than 250 citizens from District 7 in New Jersey and District 8 in Pennsylvania attended a boisterous political rally and workshop held Sunday afternoon by Indivisible Lambertville-New Hope at the New Hope Eagle More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick Drops Support for Republican Health Care Plan

U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick issued a press release Sunday morning reversing his position on the Republican plan to dismantle and replace Obamacare. “I cannot support this legislation,” he said in the More...

By Staff On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Major Upper Bucks Heroin Ring Smashed; 13 Charged

An alleged large-scale heroin-trafficking organization that operated in Upper Bucks County for three years has been busted up, with 13 alleged participants facing felony charges, District Attorney Matthew D. Weintraub More...

By Steve Chernoski On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Sen. Ray Lesniak Second N.J. Gubernatorial Candidate to Make Lambertville Campaign Stop

N.J. State Senator and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ryamond Lesniak on PANJ Radio on March 13. It may be frigid outside, but the 2017 New Jersey gubernatorial race has already been heating up Lambertville. Back More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Odettes Developers to Seek Permission at Tuesday Meeting to Demolish Sides of Building

The owners of the former Odette’s Restaurant and property on South Main Street will be seeking permission from New Hope’s Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) on Tuesday to demolish parts of the More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Eighth District Voters Question Congressman Fitzpatrick’s Leadership at Protest Against Affordable Care Act Replacement Bill

A group of 8th District voters protested Thursday afternoon against what they called the “disastrous” Affordable Care Act (ACA) replacement bill put forth by House Republicans in Washington. The demonstration More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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New Hope Rodeway Inn Rebrands as Clarion, Lures Rrazz Room Back from Raven

Three major lodging/entertainment players — Raven, Rrazz, and Rodeway — are reshuffling the business deck yet again on New Hope’s Route 179/202 corridor. The Rrazz Room is returning to the Rodeway Inn (formerly More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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Healthy Casual Food Franchise Freshii Coming to New Hope

Canada-based fast n’ fresh restaurant franchise Freshii will be coming to New Hope soon, the company confirmed Monday. If the preponderance of rumors around town these days is to be believed, the most likely More...