Bucks County Pa.

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Bucks Commissioner Wants County Workers To Mind Their Photocopying

The county commissioners approved a one-year, $167,000 contract for copy paper in Bucks County. Why so much, considering electronic communications, one commissioner wonders?

10/05/2012

Man Charged With Murder in 2006 Bucks County ‘Cold Case’

Bucks County DA David Heckler says it’s been a gradual process trying to solve the murder of Kevin Battista, but with the prime suspect behind bars on other charges, they were able to get key witnesses to talk.

10/01/2012

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Warrington, Pa. Man Caught With Pipe Bombs Pleads Guilty

John Grzyminski, 50, pleaded guilty to the possession of three explosive devices in the home he shared with his elderly mother.

09/17/2012

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Bucks High School Teacher Arraigned, Jailed On Student Sex Charges

Tyrone Dinkins, 37, of Oreland, Pa., was committed to prison in lieu of $800,000 bail following arraignment on charges of inappropriate contact with eight female members of the school choir.

08/07/2012

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Bucks County Spraying For Mosquitoes As West Nile Infections Surge

The number of mosquitoes found in traps that are positive with West Nile virus is already higher this year than it was for all of last year.

07/30/2012

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Pair Nabbed in Bucks County, Charged With Trafficking Huge Drug Cache

Inside the men’s truck was 15 kilos of heroin and 20 pounds of methamphetamine with a street value of over $10 million, according to police.

07/16/2012

File Photo: Robin Williams, 21, was killed when her car was rearended by the defendant's pickup truck on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.  (Credit: Chopper 3)

Charges Filed Against State Trooper In Fatal Pa. Turnpike Crash

Prosecutors say Barry Searfoss spent May 18th, his day off, drinking beer at a golf outing in Bucks County — an outing that raised scholarship money in honor of a woman killed fifteen years ago by a drunk driver.

06/25/2012

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Police Searching For Stalking Suspect In Bucks County

Hilltown Township Police are looking for a man accused of stalking his ex-girlfriend on the 500 block of Keystone Drive in Bucks County.

06/21/2012

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Bensalem, Pa. ”Salute To Veterans” is Saturday

It’ll a “welcome home” to those returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, a big thank-you to veterans of past wars, and a solemn remembrance of those who gave their lives for their country.

05/18/2012

(Students at Truman High School in Levittown, Pa. take part in small group discussions that are now a part of the school's pre-prom program.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

After Car Crash Death of Student, A Bucks School Modifies Pre-Prom Safety Talks

Before the students at Truman High School in Levittown attend their prom this Friday, they were participating in a program to help them make better decisions.

05/16/2012

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Bucks County Playhouse Readies For Its Grand Reopening

Playhouse officials say renovations are on schedule and everything looks good for the ribbon-cutting ceremony and the first production of “A Grand Night for Singing,” by Rodgers and Hammerstein, on July 2nd.

05/15/2012

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A Tiny Park, Part of Larger Riverfront Plan, Opens in Northeast Philadelphia

Lardner’s Point Park is just south of the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge, on the Delaware riverfront, behind a looming old pumping station.

05/14/2012

"The construction manager told me that I was getting a 25 foot cell pole on my property, that it was a done deal," Ed Bendzlowicz said.

Northampton, Pa. Residents Fight Plan To Erect Cell Towers on Lawns

Ed Bendzlowicz may soon be looking up at a 25 foot cell phone tower when he steps outside his house.

05/10/2012

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Fast Food Groper Gets Long Sentence In Bucks County

Eduardo Tomasek pleaded no contest to charges of groping seven teenage girls he hired to work at a Popeye’s Fried Chicken franchise in Bensalem.

04/26/2012

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Bucks County Athletic Field For Special Needs Kids Gets Much-Needed Boost

The Ronald McDonald House Charities presented a $25,000 check this week to the Miracle League, which has raised about a million dollars to build the baseball and multipurpose field at the Northampton Township Municipal Park.

03/31/2012

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