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Doylestown Pa.

(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

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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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Hearing Set For NJ Cop Charged In Doylestown Armed Standoff

Authorities say Richard Klementovich, an off-duty Clifton, NJ police officer, called local police to his estranged wife’s house Sunday afternoon, saying he had a civil dispute.

06/18/2012

(Justin Guarini, second from right, is among the surprise guests congratulating Scott Teachner, second from left, on his retirement after 35 years as an influential  music teacher.   Credit: Mark Shegda)

Bucks Music Teacher, Retiring After 35 Years, Gets a ‘Mr. Holland’ Farewell

The Central Bucks School District is bidding farewell to a popular music teacher who taught thousands of students, including some who went on to fame of their own in various ways.

05/30/2012

(A "First Friday" celebration in Doylestown.  File photo provided)

‘First Fridays’ in Doylestown Boro Will Go On, Despite Disturbances

A coalition of residents, concerned about the safety of their properties as well as parking and noise issues, wanted the borough to end the monthly celebrations.

04/11/2012

(Ian De Fabio of Dubh Linn Square Pubs.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Beer School, Winter Game, Chicken & Donuts

“I’m Ian De Fabio with the Dubh Linn Square Pubs Beer School and here’s What’s Cooking on 1060!”

01/27/2012

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Doylestown Area Authorities Urge Residents To Use Care Amid Rash Of Burglaries

Doylestown Township police chief Stephen White says burglars are forcing their way into homes and grabbing cash, jewelry, and other items they can sell.

01/18/2012

(VP Joseph Biden today at Central Bucks High School West, in Doylestown.  Credit: Brad Segall)

VP Biden Visits Central Bucks West, Touting White House Efforts To Boost Education

VP Biden says the Obama administration is helping the middle class by increasing grants, providing tax breaks, and making it easier to pay back college loans.

01/13/2012

(Photo provided by DVC)

Football: Del Val Opens Div. III Playoffs Against Norwich

Another season, another playoff appearance for the Delaware Valley College Aggies.

11/16/2011

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