By Alex Lloyd Gross It takes special kind of stupid to steal from a volunteer fire company and yet that is exactly what Chief Chris Shortt of the Levittown Fire Company #2 had to contend with. He was distracted and at a hospital tending to the birth of his second daughter when an alarm went
Alex Lloyd Gross It is a no brainier. Pass a bill that toughens existing laws against animal cruelty. That is exactly what happened this past week in the US House of Representatives The US senate has their own bill and that they are working on. So it is not law just yet. The Preventing Animal
HARRISBURG — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that he and Attorneys General Josh Stein (NC), Herbert Slatery (TN), and Ken Paxton (TX) secured a $48 billion agreement in principle with Cardinal Health, McKesson, Amerisource Bergen, Johnson & Johnson, and Teva for their roles in fueling the opioid epidemic. The framework agreed upon includes $22.25
Digital Reporter – Jeff Bohen State Rep. John Galloway, D-Bucks, on Thursday announced a 25 K Safe Schools Targeted Grant for the Bucks County Technical High School, a release from his office said. The money is part of the $7.3 million in competitive grants that were awarded to schools statewide to prevent and reduce violent
By Alex Lloyd Gross It’s never a good thing when a pet gets loose. Especially in a large area like a state park. Just last week, a dog got away from it’s owner at Neshaminy State Park in Bensalem and the results were tragic. Christine Raynor’s family adopted a rescue dog out of the Lancaster
Digital Reporter – Jeff Bohen The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Friday announced Bucks County will get a 1.5 million dollar grant to launch a county wide effort to rid low income homes of lead risks. The press conference to announce the federal grant was held at the Bristol Borough Municipal
Digital Staff The following is a press release from Giant Food Stores GIANT Food Stores announced today that beginning Friday, Oct. 11, customers can begin earning rewards points toward a free turkey certificate every time they shop in-store using their BonusCard. New this year, customers enrolled in GIANT Choice Rewards can earn their free turkey by
Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen Three Lower Bucks teenagers were giving misdemeanor summons for unauthorized entry into a Falls Township school earlier this week. Samantha, McCormick, 18 of Morrisville, Dante Amacker, 18 of Levittown, and Makenzie Shiller, 18 of Yardley were charged with defiant trespassing and disorderly conduct for there romp through Pennsbury High School on
Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen Falls Township Police are investigating an early morning shooting authorities said in a release on Tuesday. The incident which took place on Anders Road, in the Morrisville section of the township, occurred just before 5 am authorities say when two suspects wearing ski masks approached the victim firing one shot.
Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen The pharmacists at GIANT Food Stores are offering free health screenings at two in-store pharmacies this week. On Saturday, Oct. 12 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Customers can receive free blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings – no appointment necessary at the Giant Food Stores in Bensalem and Fairless Hills.