Heritage Conservancy recognizes Phil and Melissa Eiseman

The Heritage Conservancy recently presented Phil and Melissa Eiseman (shown in picture), owners of Eiseman Construction Company, Inc., with the 2014 Community Business Leader of the Year Award. A business member of Heritage Conservancy since 2003, Eiseman Construction Company, Inc. has generously and consistently supported Heritage Conservancy.

Over the past two years, Phil and Melissa have been Silver Level leaders, donating more than $10,000 in roofing repair services to help maintain historic Aldie Mansion and the farm buildings on the organization’s Lindsay property in Jamison. The Eisemans also secured a donation of 10,000 daffodil bulbs and their planting to help beautify Aldie.

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Joyful Singers beginning rehearsals

The Joyful Singers, a Central Bucks community choir, will begin rehearsals for its winter concert series on Tuesday, September 16th, with the introduction of the choir’s new vocal director, Alison Graham.

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Doylestown boutique celebrates second year anniversary

Want to know more about a hidden treasure in Doylestown? Vera Fran Consignment Boutique located in the 1776 Shopping Center in Doylestown is celebrating their second year.

Stop by and ask about their special mystery sale during the month of September. Vera Fran is an upscale consignment shop with clothing and a mix of items from local artisans. The owner is selective in the products they accept, to ensure you have the highest quality merchandise to choose from. For more information, call 215-345-8372. Also, visit www.Verafran.com or www.facebook.com/VeraFranBoutique.

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Newcomers Club donates $500 for Stuff the Bus Campaign

The Newcomers Club of Central Bucks recently donated $500 to the United Way of Bucks County’s Stuff the Bus Campaign.  Funds raised are used to purchase school supplies for local students in need.

Pictured are Jeanmarie Foy, Newcomers Treasurer Kathy Gibson, Community Involvement Chair Dianne Ohori presenting the donation, and Danielle Bush.

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Join Cub Scouts and begin your adventure!

Cub Scout Packs from across Bucks County will be hosting Open Houses for new Cub Scouts and leaders this fall at locations near you.

Boys from first through fifth grades and their parents are invited to the Open Houses. At the meetings, visitors will have a chance to join the Cub Scout Packs and begin their quest to build the world’s fastest Pinewood Derby car, learn about nature and earn special recognitions and awards.

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Bucks Country 4-H goes to Show

At the Middletown Grange Fair, 4-H members from all throughout Bucks County gathered to showcase their animal projects. There were almost 600 animals at this year’s fair, including alpacas, beef and dairy cattle, goats, poultry, rabbits and cavies, sheep, swine, and even a lone llama. Members worked with their animals all summer long to get themselves and their animals ready to enter these show rings. And what a show it was! These members could be seen using every available hour washing, clipping, and otherwise beautifying their animals and when these animals entered the ring you could tell that they were looking their very best.

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New Tentative Agreement between School District and CBEA to be considered

The Central Bucks School District Board of School Directors is scheduled to vote at its September 9th regular public meeting on the Tentative Contract Agreement between the Central Bucks Education Association and the Board.

The Board initially was to consider the tentative agreement at its August 26th meeting. However, due to various late summer scheduling conflicts, this important Board action was rescheduled.

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Doylestown 10U Tigers win back-to-back State Championships

The Doylestown Athletic Association Tigers 10U baseball team won the State Championship game against Ridley on July 7th at Barness Park in Warrington by a score of 3-0. They are back-to-back state champs.

Pictured in front row from left are Cole Fehrman, EJ Wentz, Jonathan Cawley, Sajan Shah, Brett Young, and Alec Kennedy; middle row, Alex Creighton, Connor Boyle, Jack Hamilton, Andrew Whinney, Gavin Morgan, and Braden Murphy; back row, Coaches Kevin Murphy, Scott Hamilton and Ed Wentz.

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Plumstead Christian School groundbreaking on $3.2 million project

June 13th marked the beginning of a facility expansion at Plumstead Christian School. Administration, school board, and neighbors gathered for the groundbreaking. Attending were Dan Hilferty, Board of Supervisors Plumstead Township, and Margaret McKevitt, Economic Development and Planning Services.

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Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School extends its services

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (OLMC) School is adding a preschool, starting with a pre-K4 Program, beginning September 2014. To help with childcare needs of working parents it will also be providing before and after school C.A.R.E.S. (Children are Receiving Extended Services) for students in preschool through sixth grade.

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