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NAC Breaking Boundaries with a Massive $10 million Expansion

NAC Breaking Boundaries with a Massive $10 million Expansion

Following up their $8.5 million “Big Build” project - which created a brand new state-of-the art cardio center and the much-buzzed about outdoor pool complex - the Newtown Athletic Club just announced plans for a 12-step $10 million expansion! Here’s the 12-point plan as laid out to members last week: 1. The renovation and expansion of our men’s and women’s […]

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Pre-Turkey Day Preparations!

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Pre-Turkey Day Preparations!

It’s hard to believe that this is the last weekend before the Holiday season officially commences with Thanksgiving being next week! So to make sure it’s a good one, check out our guide for Thursday, November 13th, 2014 – Sunday, November 16th, 2014 has the best events Bucks County has to offer this weekend. Also, make […]

Bucks County’s Holiday Shopping Guide 2014

Bucks County’s Holiday Shopping Guide 2014

‘Tis the season for shopping in Bucks County! Finding the perfect gift for everyone one your holiday shopping list has never been easier thanks to 2014 Bucks Happening Holiday Shopping Guide. Check out some fabulous ideas for every type of person on your list.  For the person who… …Has an Eye for Fine Design: Diana Vincent […]

Bucks Happening This Weekend: PUMPkin up your plans

Bucks Happening This Weekend: PUMPkin up your plans

Between running out to get a last minute costume or trying to find just the right candy for trick-or-treaters, don’t forget to enjoy your weekend and prepare for the spookiness of Halloween! So check out our guide for Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 – Sunday, October 26th, 2014 below. We have included some of the best […]

76ers Flight Team Freestyle Movement Clinic with RJ Burrell

76ers Flight Team Freestyle Movement Clinic with RJ Burrell

Do your kids want to fly high? Well, the NAC is now offering the perfect activity! While the community recognizes Rock Starz at the NAC Sports Training Center for their award-winning cheerleading programs, this November they will be offering a new type of programming- Freestyle Movement. While open to both boys and girls, Freestyle Movement is a predominantly male sport.  The Seminar […]

Bucks County Happenings This Weekend: Fall Fun & Fundraising

Bucks County Happenings This Weekend: Fall Fun & Fundraising

Fall is a last hurray for many outdoor activities from festivals to fun runs. So check out our guide for Thursday, October 16th, 2014 – Sunday, October 19th, 2014 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 […]

Several Bucks County High Schools Make the List of America’s Top Schools

Several Bucks County High Schools Make the List of America’s Top Schools

Newsweek recently released a comprehensive list of America’s Top High Schools of 2014, and it’s no surprise that Bucks County has several on the list. Newsweek reports: “This year, our methodology is more stringent than ever with new measures of quality and a higher standard for data.” Check out where Bucks County’s local schools ranked: 58. New […]

Your Guide to a Happening Halloween

Your Guide to a Happening Halloween

Bubble Bubble Toil and Trouble it’s time to break out your costume, carve your pumpkin, and get into the Halloween spirit.  With its rich history of ghost stories Bucks County is the perfect place to celebrate this orange and black clad holiday!  Here are some of the happenings of the season. Friday October 24th  Boo Bash at […]

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Fall Festivals All Weekend

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Fall Festivals All Weekend

The Halloween season is slowly creeping up on us. Whether you’re looking to do some early trick-or-treating or just want to go to a traditional Bucks County event, don’t forget to check out our guide for Thursday, October 8th, 2014 – Sunday, October 12th, 2014 below. We have included some of the best events happening […]

One Day Sale! Wilson/DeMarini Day

One Day Sale! Wilson/DeMarini Day

What: The Wilson/DeMarini Baseball and Softball 2014-2015 Day.  Test out their new 2015 bats, gloves, batting gloves, catching gear, apparel, uniforms, before buying them for the upcoming season!  All items will be available for purchase through Big Leagues Academy. Why: Through a close partnership with Wilson, the NAC is able to offer an exclusive “One Day Sale”. […]

Left to right: Kimberly Cambra in the Sterling Silver Leaf and Pearl Pendant, Oxidized Sterling Silver Leaf Cuff; Kristine Quinby in the Dancing Twizzle Sterling Silver Lemon Quartz Pendant; and Nancy Bragin in the Oxidized Sterling Silver and White Topaz Kaleidoscope Necklace with Heart Cuff

Bucks County’s Top 10 Movers & Shakers of 2014

The results are in. After many hours of difficult delibaration, the judges have determined Bucks County’s Top 10 Movers & Shakers of 2014! Plus, after two weeks of vigorous voting, Bucks Happening readers helped to determine the official People’s Choice Mover & Shaker. Click on the links below to read exclusive interview with our  winners. Plus check out the winners […]

Princeton Learning Cooperative at Snipes Farm

Creating Change in Farming and Education

By Joel Hammon Bucks Learning Cooperative and Snipes Farm and Education Center recently announced a partnership, arousing some curiosity around Bucks County. After all, what do education and farming have in common? Traditionally, the answer is very little except for the occasional school trip to a farm. This new partnership, however, represents something quite different […]

4 Great Lower Bucks Locations for Beer, Wings, and Football

4 Great Lower Bucks Locations for Beer, Wings, and Football

The idea of the Buffalo wing started years ago at the famed Anchor Bar in Buffalo New York. Late at night, after the bars had closed, the owners daughter’s friends would come into the anchor bar dying for some delicious late-night food. One night her mother decided to fry the odds and ends of the […]

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Scarecrows and Knights!

Bucks Happening This Weekend: Scarecrows and Knights!

This weekend is packed with Bucks County classics like the Scarecrow Festival, the Renaissance Fair, and Harvest Day!  So check out our guide for Thursday, September 18th, 2014 – Sunday, September 21st, 2014 below. We have included some of the best events happening in Bucks County this weekend. Also, make sure to check out more […]

Find Your Center During National Yoga Month in Bucks County

Find Your Center During National Yoga Month in Bucks County

by James Boyle In case you have not noticed yet, the relaxing summer months vanished, and the daily stress of back-to-school schedules, juggled with work and home life have come roaring back. That’s probably why it’s a good thing that National Yoga Month is in September. Now is the time to learn effective, natural ways to […]