A memorial event for Bucks County residents who have died from an accidental drug overdose will take place on Saturday, October 29th at 11:00am, at the Valley of Concentration in Washington Crossing Park, 1112 River Road, Washington Crossing, PA. The event is open to the public and will feature a service led by local clergy members, guest speakers, singers and a release of doves.
A local PANDAS Network group is holding an awareness and fundraising event on Sunday, October 30th from noon to 5:00pm, at the New Hope Eagle Firehouse, 46 N. Sugan Road, New Hope. While many Americans are unfamiliar with PANDAS, the condition is extremely serious and is finally beginning to gain awareness through the work of advocates including PANDAS Network.
Skerdlant’s Shell Gas and Service Station, located at 1099 Washington Crossing Road in Washington Crossing, has immediate openings for full-time or part-time gas attendants. Day and night shifts are available.
This job is ideal for high school or college students, as well as retirees and veterans.
Job offers a competitive wage and advancement opportunities. To apply, call Sam Scully at 215-493-4347 to schedule an interview.
“Community problems require community solutions and our success rests on our ability to effectively mobilize residents, including youth, to donate their time and resources. I am honored to help guide the community of New-Hope Solebury and build upon the strong foundation that already exists,” said Andrea.
The Greater New Hope Chamber of Commerce invites you to an evening to get to know your congressional candidates for the 8th district. Both Brian Fitzpatrick and Steve Santarsiero will be on hand for a Q&A and meet and greet on Tuesday, October 18th, at The Dubliner, 34 N. Main Street, New Hope. Doors open at 6:30pm.
Mr. Fitzpatrick will be available at 7:00pm for approximately an hour, followed by Mr. Santarsiero at 8:00pm. If you have questions you can e-mail email@example.com.
For updates follow the Chamber on Facebook @visitnewhope. This event is free and open to the public.
MaidPro, one of America’s best professional cleaning services, is now in Bucks County! See for yourself how thorough and consciousness their extensively trained, screened, bonded and insured cleaning Pro’s are. MaidPro Bucks is offering a fall cleaning special. Simply mention this article and receive a discount of $25 off your first, third and fifth cleaning. That’s $75 off!
Let the Pro’s clean your home while you tend to the more important details of preparing for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. MaidPro Bucks offers “Customized Cleaning Plans” to fit your budget and lifestyle, so everyone who wants to can have their home beautifully clean.
“It’s what truly sets us apart. Because we create your cleaning plan with you, it’s based on your comfort, budget, preferences and individual needs,” say owner Gregg Rackin.
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Havana, located at 105 South Main Street, is one of New Hope’s most popular bars, restaurants and music venues. They serve great food and adult libations and present the best local bands and nationally renowned touring acts.
Their hours are noon to 2:00am every day. The restaurant serves food from noon to 10:00pm Sundays through Thursdays, and noon to 11:00pm Fridays and Saturdays. Some events are 21+ only so please call ahead to check.
Advance ticket purchase is recommended for ticketed events. A cover charge may apply for some events.
For more information, to purchase tickets and to check out their menu visit www.havananewhope.com or call 215-862-5501. The following is Havana’s upcoming entertainment schedule:
*Ghost Tours of New Hope • Dates ongoing – Main and Ferry Streets, Fridays and Saturdays in October, tour starts at 8:00pm. Follow a lantern-led “walk” along picturesque streets where you’ll learn about the doings of such places as the towpath itself; or see the phantom Hitchhiker who may pass you in the moonlight; or see the historic inn where Aaron Burr appears from time to time and stares with sightless eyes… plus new exciting stories have been added to the Tour. For details call Adele Gamble at 215-348-1598 or e-mail GhstofPA@aol.com.
*Haunted Halloween Rides (teen/adult) • Dates ongoing – New Hope Ivyland Express, 32 W. Bridge Street – Rides depart 7:30 and 8:30pm. Take a ride on the dark side onboard the Haunted Halloween Train. Do you trust yourself to be at the mercy of your own nightmares? When this train leaves the safety of the station, you are tossed into the hands of the unknown. The creatures are sure to frighten the strongest of heart, and test the nerve of all onboard. This event is rated PG-13 and recommend for teens and adults. Train runs select dates in October. Call 215-862-2332.
In all, 323 artists submitted 297 framed pieces and 33 sculptures for consideration in the 87th Annual Phillips’ Mill Art Exhibition.
Of those, jurors selected 93 framed pieces and 20 sculptures for display during the art show, which continues at Phillips’ Mill Community Association through October 29th.
Award winners are as follows:
Pedals for Progress, in its continuing effort to recycle unwanted items properly, is holding a used bike and sewing machine collection sponsored by Newtown Rotary Club, along with Council Rock High School North Interact Club.
Anyone with an adult or child’s bicycle in repairable condition is urged to donate his or her bike to this worthy cause. They do not accept “bikes for parts” or disassembled bikes. They do accept working portable sewing machines and sewing notions (no fabric, please).
Bikes and sewing machines can be dropped off from 9:00am to noon on Saturday, October 15th, rain or shine, at the parking lot across from the Olde Church of Saint Andrew, located at 135 S. Sycamore Street (Route 532), Newtown.