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Mayor Ron Strouse and Sharon Fleck, Strut Your Mutt with Roxy chairperson, make plans for the Mayor to lead the parade on May 3

Doylestown Mayor to Lead Roxy Reading “Strut Your Mutt” Parade

Doylestown Mayor Ron Strouse will lead the parade for Roxy Reading Therapy Dogs second annual Strut Your Mutt with Roxy, just in front of the Doylestown Fire Company’s antique fire truck, on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at beginning at Fanny Chapman Park, Doylestown, PA. “We asked Mayor Strouse if he would like to ride in […]

Coming Soon: 1 Million Blooming Daffodils

Coming Soon: 1 Million Blooming Daffodils

After a cold and snowy winter, many of us are ready for spring to bloom. And when we think of spring in Bucks County, it conjures up images of blooming golden daffodils thanks to the Bucks Beautiful “Bulbs for Bucks” program. The “Bulbs for Bucks” program was the inspiration of Bucks Beautiful board member Chuck […]

Run Eight Miles, Help Fight Blindness

Run Eight Miles, Help Fight Blindness

By Kara Seymour For Mark McCowan, fighting blindness is personal. The Newtown resident, who has a degenerative retinal disease that can cause blindness, organized the first Bookin’ for Lookin’ 5K in 2013. The event will be held again this year, and this time around will include an eight-mile race in addition to a 5K and a […]

Happening Hero: Blind teenage musician to perform with Miss Philadelphia

Happening Hero: Blind teenage musician to perform with Miss Philadelphia

A local family working to make a difference for their 2 blind sons is hosting an evening of celebration and inspiration with elected officials, community leaders, business professionals, and special guests to raise funds for the Foundation they Co-Founded. Cocktails for the Cure raises funds for the Curing Retinal Blindness Foundation, a mission launched by the Smedley Family […]

Chef Genevieve DiFilippo and Partner Karen Bryant Unload Hand-Made Tables of Reclaimed Wood With The Challenge Program Students

Bucks County’s Genevieve’s Kitchen Partners with The Challenge Program

Inspired by a recent visit to a Philadelphia restaurant, Chef Genevieve DiFilippo, owner of Genevieve’s Panini Shop, located on East State Street in Doylestown partnered with Wilmington, Delaware non-profit The Challenge Program to construct custom tables using reclaimed wood. The tables will be for her new restaurant, Genevieve’s Kitchen, set to launch in early 2014. […]

Enter to Win 2 Tickets to the 14th Annual Red Ball

Enter to Win 2 Tickets to the 14th Annual Red Ball

Fun in Philly: The 14th Annual Red Ball

Fun in Philly: The 14th Annual Red Ball

One of Philadelphia’s most anticipated events of the year is just around the corner. That’s right, the countdown to the 14th annual Red Ball has begun. More than 1,100 of Philadelphia’s social, civic, and business leaders are expected to attend this “red-tie” event in honor of American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania on March 8th at the […]

Support the YOBC: Auction & Show Benefit at New Hope Winery

Support the YOBC: Auction & Show Benefit at New Hope Winery

What: An Auction & Show Benefit for the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County (YOBC), featuring Loudon Wainwright III Where: New Hope Winery,  6123 Lower York Road, New Hope Why: Enjoy an evening of delicious food & wine while supporting YOBC’s education and scholarship programs.  This year’s silent auction items include goodies from some of Philadelphia’s most in-demand […]

Super “Puppy Bowl” Comes to Doylestown

Super “Puppy Bowl” Comes to Doylestown

What: Super “Puppy Bowl” featuring the Bucks County Barkos, D’Town Seahounds, Furry-Niners and Pawtriots. Halftime entertainment will be provided by 10-week-old rescued puppy mascots from Lulu’s Rescue. Refreshments for dogs and their owners will be served including dog-friendly treats and stadium favorites for people including hot dogs, snacks, cake and drinks. When: Monday, January 27, 1 p.m. […]

Happening Kids: VJM’s Mini-thon

Happening Kids: VJM’s Mini-thon

Congratulations to the spirited girls of Villa Joseph Marie High School in Holland, who raised a grand total of $58,365.44 to benefit the Four Diamonds Fund. Proceeds will go towards paying hospital expenses for families affected by pediatric cancer, hiring medical staff at the Hershey Medical Center, research to find a cure for pediatric cancer, and […]

Shake it up! The NAC’s Zumbathon with Kass Martin

Shake it up! The NAC’s Zumbathon with Kass Martin

Do you love to Zumba? The Newtown Athletic Club is welcoming Kass Martin- a nationally recognized, celebrity Zumba Instructor – to shake it up (literally!) and raise money to find a cure for ALS.  What: The NAC’s Zumbathon featuring Kass Martin (open to both NAC Members and Non-Members) Why: Get a killer workout, have a ton of […]

The Season of Giving: Miss Money Funny Gives Back on a Budget

The Season of Giving: Miss Money Funny Gives Back on a Budget

by: Alyson Komyanek Did the holiday season sneak up on you again this year, too? It seems like it comes quicker and quicker each year and with it comes all those commercials with the homeless animals in their little cages while that Sarah McLaughlin song plays in the background. Each year I find myself wanting […]

Tour the Season for a Great Reason: Christmas in Doylestown

Tour the Season for a Great Reason: Christmas in Doylestown

No holiday season in Bucks County is complete without Christmas in Doylestown, a scenic tour of some of the most beautiful homes in Doylestown. Tour four beautifully decorated holiday homes, enjoy tea in the Parish Hall, and shop at the Christmas boutique. A tremendous selection of handmade wreaths & door swag in addition to over […]

Happenistas Give Back: A Woman’s Place

Happenistas Give Back: A Woman’s Place

This week, ladies from around the Bucks & Montgomery County region will gather for the debut Happenistas Night Out, taking place on Thursday, November 21st from 6pm to 8pm at the fabulous Andres Wine & Cheese Shop in Doylestown. While we can’t wait to sample Andre’s delicious wines, shop at the awesome vendor tables, and mingle with the fabulous women […]