Doylestown Pa.

(Photo from Doylestown PD)

Bucks County Man Gets 8-25 Years In Rt. 611 Crash That Killed Girl

A man convicted of third-degree murder in a suburban Philadelphia crash that killed a 9-year-old girl and paralyzed her grandmother has been sentenced to eight to 25 years in state prison.

08/15/2013

(Photo from Bucks County DA's office)

Charges Upgraded To Murder: Doylestown Victim Dies After Being Stabbed 70+ Times

Prosecutors say the suspect, 21-year-old Dale Wakefield of Doylestown, had initially been charged with attempted murder but those charges will now be elevated because his 71-year-old victim died.

07/08/2013

(Photo from Doylestown PD)

Bucks Man Convicted In Rt. 611 Crash That Killed Girl, Paralyzed Grandmother

After two days of testimony, a Bucks County judge found 38-year-old Drew Bodden of Plumstead guilty of the murder of nine-year-old Holly Huynh.

06/05/2013

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Doylestown Hospital Recruits a Superbug-Killing Robot

A new robot is on duty at Doylestown Hospital, killing dangerous microorganisms by zapping them with ultraviolet light.

03/19/2013

Bookkeeper Sentenced For Stealing From Bucks County Car Dealership

Nancy Cresse spent more than thirty years working for Keystone Volvo in Doylestown, but since 1999 she’s been systematically stealing from the company.

03/12/2013

(Caroline Pla, at right, with her former football teammates.  Photo provided)

Bucks Schoolgirl Awaits Phila. Archdiocese Ruling on Boys-Only Football

Caroline Pla (#10 in photo) began playing football at age five. Last season, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia caught wind of Caroline’s presence on the team and told her it violated CYO policy.

02/22/2013

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Storm Causes Slippery Conditions, Not Much Accumulation Across The Area

Snow fell across the region Friday night, causing many problems, in some areas more than others.

02/09/2013

(Irene Ruhnke, left, played second base for the Fort Wayne Daisies in 1946.  Helen Carson, right, played for a New Hampshire team at the age of 19.  Photos provided)

Doylestown Museum Puts Spotlight on History of Women’s Baseball

On hand for Saturday’s opening at the Mercer Museum will be Ruth Richard, the catcher on the Rockford Peaches who inspired the Geena Davis character in “A League of Their Own.”

01/26/2013

Immigrants Rally And Hold Boycotts Nationwide

Hobby Shop In Bucks County To Close After 4 Decades

A fixture in the business community in Doylestown for more than four decades is closing its doors in the next month.

01/13/2013

(2012 file photo, provided by Penndot)

Route 202 Parkway Opens To Traffic

Traffic is now moving along the first highway to open in Southeastern Pennsylvania in more than 20 years.

12/03/2012

(Kids' Castle.  Photo provided)

Group Hopes To Renovate Landmark Playground in Bucks County

Fifteen years ago, the Central Bucks community came together to build an eight-story wooden “Kids’ Castle” for the neighborhood children. Now, the structure is in need of repair.

11/26/2012

This completed section of the Route 202 Parkway between Welsh Rd. (Route 63) and Bethlehem Pike (Route 309) remains closed to traffic until the rest of the parkway is ready.   Penndot photo.

Route 202 Parkway Nearing Completion, December Opening Planned

The concept for a new Route 202 dates back nearly half a century, and now it’s just about two months from reality.

10/12/2012

(Credit:  CBS3)

No Cause of Death Found Yet For Del Val College Student

County coroner Dr. Joseph Campbell says there was no sign of trauma or injury, but the initial autopsy failed to pinpoint a cause of death.

10/10/2012

(A magician performs at a Doylestown "First Friday" in August 2009.  File photo provided)

After An 8-Year Run, First Friday Ends In Local Town

First Friday was designed to showcase musicians and artists by giving them a venue to perform in before the crowds of people who would show up and stroll around the borough.

09/08/2012

(A magician performs at a Doylestown "First Friday" in August 2009.  File photo provided)

Plug Pulled on ‘First Fridays’ in Doylestown, Pa.

The organization that runs “First Fridays” in Doylestown, Pa. says the event has run its course and will no longer continue.

09/07/2012

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