Jeff Bohen – Digital Reporter The Pennsyvania Department of Transportation announced on Thursday lane closures will be in place next week in each direction on U.S. 1 and Street Road (Route 132) for various construction activities on a project to reconstruct, widen and improve a 1.3-mile section of the highway in Bensalem Township. The closures
Digital Reporter – Jeff Bohen The Bensalem Township Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 27 beginning at 10 a.m. The Parade will start on Bristol Pk at Woodbine and proceed south to Mill Rd. Township officials suggest motorists plan accordingly as access to some roads and business will be restricted between the
Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen Fishing in your Memorial Day weekend plans? Sunday residents of Pennsylvania can fish for free as the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is offering the first of its two Fish-for-Free Days Sunday. According to a release from the commission, license requirements will be waived, allowing anglers to fish within public
The following is a breakdown of winners and losers on Tuesday based on unofficial results published by the Bucks County Board of Elections. Digital Reporter – Jeff Bohen Tuesday’s primary election turnout, according to county officials was at or about “average” for a municipal election. The last time voter turnout surpassed the 20 percent mark,
Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen Its December 2014. Tamara Monroe is at the Bristol Township Council Meeting. The budget for the new year is being announced. Monroe is sitting in the back row of the meeting on the left hand side. You could sense something was wrong by the way her body, slowly but surely,
By Alex Lloyd Gross Bensalem police said that at least seven injuries were reported after multiple cars were involved in a crash at the Neshaminy Mall. The crash happened just after 4:30 PM. One vehicle was flipped onto it’s roof, when the driver lost control and slammed into several other vehicles. Some of the cars
By Alex Lloyd Gross When a person is having a stroke, seconds count. Currently, a patient is taken by ambulance to a local hospital,where they are given medical care, including a CT Scan and administered special medicine to alleviate the stroke. hopefully, the person will be okay. Now, in Bensalem, there is a better way.
Digital Reporter – Jeff Bohen As if the deluge of recent rain isn’t enough for the area, forecasters issued a hazardous weather advisory for Lower Bucks, Philadelphia and the Northewestern part of Burlington County a short time ago. The coastal flood advisory goes into effect at 8 a.m. and lasts until 1 p.m.
The following is a combination of two press releases from PennDOT Staff Lane closures will be in place at night next week in each direction on U.S. 1 and Street Road (Route 132) in Bensalem Township, Bucks County, for various construction activities on a project to widen and improve U.S.1 and reconstruct the interchange at
By Alex Lloyd Gross The driveway to the Parx casino at Mechanicsville Road in Bensalem was closed to all traffic for several hours during Sunday night ,May 12 2019 due to a rollover accident involving one vehicle. The crash happened just before 8:00 PM when the vehicle apparently. officials say, hit a speed bump at