Lower Bucks

Bucks Happening This Weekend: 4th of July 2015

Bucks Happening This Weekend: 4th of July 2015

The weekend to celebrate our nation’s independence is  here! To make sure your weekend is full of fun Bucks County events, check out our Fourth of July Guide and our weekend guide for Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 through Sunday, July 5th, 2015 below. We have included some of the best events happening in Bucks County this weekend. […]

NAC’s Dad of the Year: Michael Lanctot

NAC’s Dad of the Year: Michael Lanctot

In honor of Father’s Day, the Newtown Athletic Club (the NAC) invited members to nominate the deserving men in their lives – their amazing dads, husband, brother or son that is deserving of the best Father’s Day ever. After a heated competition, gathering hundreds of votes, Michael Lanctot was named the NAC’s “Dad of the Year.” […]

Newtown Business Center

The New Bank in your Neighborhood: National Penn, a Partner in your Financial Future and your Community

by Tina McGrath National Penn believes banking should be simple. It’s about people. It’s about service. It’s about helping customers achieve their financial goals. This is accomplished by remaining focused on excellence in personal service, while combining the service you expect from a small, localbank with technology often found only in big banks. That’s where National […]

Goddard School

Nurturing Newtown’s Children: The Goddard School

by Lauren Rooney, Photography by Elisa Baxt It has been said that you will never experience a greater love than that of having a child. Parenthood is hard, there is no rulebook and it really does take a village. In a time when most parents have to be out working to support the family finding […]

Newtown Happening: Spotlight on Newtown, Pennsylvania

Newtown Happening: Spotlight on Newtown, Pennsylvania

What makes Newtown, Pennsylvania one of the “10 Coolest Small Towns in America“? It’s rich history is no doubt impressive. The town was founded in 1684 by William Penn in order to provide country homes for city residents and to support farming communities. During the Revolutionary War, General George Washington designated Newtown as his headquarters after his […]

Barre 3

Barre It All: Inside Newtown’s Barre 3 with Lauren Ziel

by Lauren Rooney, Photography by Christina Bruce Do you remember the days of summer camp and dance class? Of karate lessons and softball practice? Now that it’s summer time it’s hard not to look back on those days when staying in shape was just as easy as hanging out with your friends. As an adult it’s not […]

Neighborhood Eats in Newtown: Isaac Newton’s Bar & Restaurant

Neighborhood Eats in Newtown: Isaac Newton’s Bar & Restaurant

by Elizabeth Rooney, Photography by Christina Bruce If you asked random locals to name Newtown’s quintessential eatery, it’s a fair bet to say that the majority of them would name Isaac Newton’s, a restaurant and bar located smack in the middle of town that has been open for over 24 years. Even a devastating fire in 2002 couldn’t […]

The NAC

The Newtown Athletic Club is Breaking Boundaries

By Lauren Rooney, Photography by Christina Bruce What does it mean to be a staple of a community? According to the dictionary a staple in this sense means a place that fulfills basic necessities. When one thinks of a staple of the Newtown community the Newtown Athletic Club – or as a true local refers to […]

Orangetheory Fitness

Workout that is sweeping the nation, Orangetheory Fitness, is coming to Newtown

by Tina McGrath Orangetheory Fitness’s One Hour Total Body workout has been praised by the New York Times as a “plateau-busting workout.”  Now, the workout that has helped people all over the country get into the best shape of their lives is coming to Newtown. Steve Sayers, franchise owner and studio manager of OTF Newtown, says “it […]

DJW Home

Welcome Home: Up Close with David & Galena of David J. Witchell

by Tina McGrath, Photography by Elisa Baxt Since opening over 20 years ago on State Street in Newtown, David J. Witchell has become a household name in Bucks County. Co-Owners, David and Galina, introduced David J. Witchell at 25 South in 1996, starting the business with 7 employees. Using Galina’s extensive experience in business management and David’s award winning skills in hairdressing […]

Annual Kid’s TRI

Annual Kid’s TRI

On Sunday, August 2, the Newtown Athletic Club (NAC) will host its 4th Annual Kid’s TRI event at 9 a.m. This event is open to both members of the NAC and the general public, and is for children ages 5-13. The event cost is $30 for NAC members and $30 plus a $10 registration fee […]

Real Estate Round-up: Bucks County Open House Guide presented by Glenn M. Davis of Benchmark Lending

Real Estate Round-up: Bucks County Open House Guide presented by Glenn M. Davis of Benchmark Lending

Looking for a place to call home in Bucks County? Check out these can’t miss open houses happening this weekend in Bucks Happening’s Open House Guide, brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Benchmark Lending. Happy Father’s Day! June 27, 2015- June 28, 2015 Central Bucks Exquisite townhome with open floor plan in the sought-after […]

Red White & Brew: Summer Beers to Savor

Red White & Brew: Summer Beers to Savor

What’s better than cracking open an ice cold beer on a hot summer day? Thanks to the booming craft beer industry, thirsty beer enthusiasts nowadays can enjoy a wide variety of refreshing summer beers that don’t sacrifice flavor. We sat down with the craft beer experts at Isaac Newtons, your 2015 Happening List winner for Bucks County “Beer Bar“, […]

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Summer Kick Off

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Summer Kick Off

With Summer officially here, take your weekend to the next level with our weekend guide for Thursday, June 25th, 2015 through Sunday, June 28th, 2015 below. We have included some of the best events happening in Bucks County this weekend. Also, make sure to check out more fun things to do on our sortable calendar of events […]

Fordhook Farm, Open for Special "Digging Deeper" Event as part of the Garden Conservancy's Bucks County Open Day June 27th

Tour Four Spectacular Private Gardens

The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program presents four private gardens and a special “Digging Deeper” event at historic Fordhook Farm June 27th. Digging Deeper: Pollinator-Savvy, presents Burpee gardening and horticulture expert, Venelin Dimitrov, who will personally guide participants through Fordhook’s expansive bee-friendly gardens and present the crucial role that honey bees, butterflies, birds and other […]