Shots Fired at Borough Home; Fireworks to Go On
The annual First Fourth fireworks were at risk of being cancelled until Piccolo Trattoria stepped up to sponsor the show.
Fri May 17, 2013
What's the Going Rate For a Lawn Service in Newtown?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover - just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below - we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
Powerball Jackpot Hits $360M: Buy Tickets in Newtown
Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot has climbed to $360 million-the third highest Powerball prize of all time.
McCaffrey's Holds Annual Grocers Fight Cancer Day
McCaffrey's held its annual Grocers Fight Cancer Day Wednesday in Newtown, as well as at its three other locations.
Mon May 13, 2013
5 New Job Openings in Newtown Area: Who's Hiring
Job Opening: QA Tester Location: Newtown , Modis Responsibilities: Responsible for functional level, systems and regression testing of new projects and enhancements to existing products.
Marple Police Officer Baylor Receives Commendation
Several Marple Township police officers were honored at a township meeting on Monday.
Sun May 12, 2013
Food, Wine, Hot Air Balloon Rides at Annual Tyler Tasting
Bucks County Community College is gearing up for the 25 th Annual Tasting for Tyler event, which will be held June 7 and will feature food, music, a live auction and even tethered hot air balloon rides.
Fallen Bucks County Police Officers to be Honored Monday
The annual Bucks County Police Memorial Ceremony will be held Monday at St. Andrew Roman Catholic Church in Newtown.
Sat May 11, 2013
Police Warn of Armed Thieves; Zoes Kitchen Opens
This week in Newtown, a new restaurant opens and police warn residents not to confront armed thieves they believe are targeting local cars: Members of the Felony Lane Gang, a group of transient thieves police believe are targeting Newtown, may be armed, according to police.
Fri May 10, 2013
Newtown board to debate Sandy Hook School's future
A taskforce in Newtown is expected to make a recommendation Friday night on what to with the school where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in December, according to a consultant for the town.
Thu May 09, 2013
Felony Lane Gang Members May be Armed, Police Say
Members of a "roaming gang of transient thieves" that local police believe are burglarizing cars in Newtown may be armed, Newtown Township Lieutenant Robert Matthews said During a televised Board of Supervisors meeting Wednesday, Matthews said that the department believes the Felony Lane Gang is behind recent car burglaries in Newtown area fitness ... (more)
Onconova Therapeutics Inc. Completes Enrollment in ONTIME Pivotal...
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Wed May 08, 2013
Newtown Lodge Hosting Berry Family Fundraiser
The last time Dale Homnick saw Holly Huynh Berry, she was only an infant bopping along in a baby bouncer.
Tue May 07, 2013
Thief Targets Roberts Ridge Parking Lot, Police Say
Someone smashed the window of a New Jersey woman's car Saturday while it was parked at Roberts Ridge Park and stole nearly $1,000 worth of money and valuables, Newtown Township Police said.
Zoes Kitchen Opening Thursday
Zoes, a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, will open in Newtown Thursday. The restaurant will be located on Sycamore Street next to Jules Thin Crust in the Goodnoe Corner Shopping Center, in the space formerly occupied by Cosi.
Mon May 06, 2013
Newtown Welcome Day Attracts Thousands
Thousands of people flocked to Sycamore Street in Newtown to enjoy food, music and entertainment at the annual Welcome Day celebration, which was held Sunday.
County Police Memorial Service to be Held in Newtown
The annual Bucks County Police Memorial Ceremony will be held May 13 at St. Andrew Catholic Church.
Sun May 05, 2013
Former Eagle Jeremiah Trotter attends Newtown premiere of The North Star
Former Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Jeremiah Trotter attended the Newtown, PA premiere of "The North Star" on Saturday, May 4. Trotter is cast as lead character, Big Ben Jones, in this slave narrative that depicts the true story of Jones, who escapes with fellow slave Moses Hopkins and finds refuge along the Underground Railroad to Pennsylvania.
Fri May 03, 2013
'Roaming Gang of Transient Thieves' Targeting Cars in Newtown, Police Say
Local police believe a "roaming gang of transient thieves" from South Florida is targeting Newtown area fitness centers, day cares and parks to steal valuables from parked cars.
County Police Memorial Ceremony Set for May 13
The annual Bucks County Police Memorial Ceremony will be held May 13 at St. Andrew Roman Catholic Church in Newtown.