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Happening Artist: Painter Cameo Lugas

Happening Artist: Painter Cameo Lugas

by Lauren Rooney “I learned how to draw by pausing scenes in Disney movies,” Says Cameo Lugas, Bucks County native and local artist.  Now a resident of Bensalem, she was born and raised in Oakford, and attended Neshaminy High School where she says her love of art was further ignited, “Once I got to high […]

Carve Out Time for Pumpkinfest

Carve Out Time for Pumpkinfest

On Saturday, October 25th, the tradition of Pumpkinfest continues amidst the illuminated archways of the Moravian Tile Works in historical Doylestown and will showcase area artists who carve out enormous 100- 300 lb pumpkin squash into glowing works which take the artists up to six hours to sculpt, carve, and create. This drug and alcohol free […]

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 […]

Photo of the Week: View from Bowman’s Tower

Photo of the Week: View from Bowman’s Tower

A fall view from Bowman’s Tower captured by Doris Rafaeli:

2014 Bucks County Halloween Costume Contest

2014 Bucks County Halloween Costume Contest

With a new chill in the air, a warm plate of homemade pasta is especially divine. And we know just the place to go. On us! 3 Bucks County residents with outstanding Halloween costumes will win $50 gift cerfificates to Carlucci’s Italian Grill! Readers will vote for their favorite Halloween costumes in 3 categories – “Scary”, “Adorable”, and […]

Enjoy Apple Picking Season from Farm to Table

Enjoy Apple Picking Season from Farm to Table

by Lauren Rooney Aren’t apples great? There’s apple butter, apple jelly, apple juice, caramel apples, candied apples, apple pie, apple strudel… Okay I’ll stop before I start sounding like Bubba from Forrest Gump. Seriously though, apples are great. They are delicious, healthy and full of fiber and can be used in so many different ways. Fall […]

Happy 20th Anniversary Cornerstone Clubs! Celebrating with Community Appreciation Week

Happy 20th Anniversary Cornerstone Clubs! Celebrating with Community Appreciation Week

From October 26th to October 30th, the Cornerstone Clubs is celebrating YOU with 5 days of fun & FREE events and activities. Community Appreciation Day is Cornerstone’s way of saying a big “thank you” to the community that has supported them for 20 years of business, including 15 years of winning the Best of Bucks. Through expansions in […]

Weekend Weather Forecast brought to you by Gannon Insurance Agency, Inc.

Weekend Weather Forecast brought to you by Gannon Insurance Agency, Inc.

This Weekend Weather update is brought to you by Gannon Insurance Agency- where customer needs come first!  Gannon Insurance Agency is your independent, one-stop insurance center for all Bucks County insurance needs. Just one call can get you a customized proposal package with rate quotes from a variety of quality companies for your individual, family and business insurance needs. Gannon […]

Real Estate Round-up: Bucks County Open House Guide brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Guaranteed Rate

Real Estate Round-up: Bucks County Open House Guide brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Guaranteed Rate

Looking for a place to call home in Bucks County? We’ve got you covered! Check out these featured homes in the weekly Bucks Happening’s Open House Guide, brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Guaranteed Rate: October 18, 2014 – October 19, 2014 Central Bucks: 10 Woodside Ln, New Hope, PA $959,000 Open: Sun. […]

The Scary Stats Behind Digital Fraud & How to Protect Yourself

The Scary Stats Behind Digital Fraud & How to Protect Yourself

A woman recently told us about a friend of hers who had been abused by a man she met on an online dating site.  She asked us, “Where were you a year ago?”  We, North Star Integrity, are here now. We know that people lie. We know that threats to personal security continue to increase […]

Happening Health: Preventing the Flu

Happening Health: Preventing the Flu

By Lauren Rooney The flu, or influenza, is a contagious respiratory illness caused by the influenza virus.  It can cause mild to severe symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat, runny/stuffy nose, body aches, and fatigue, and in some cases require hospitalization, and can be fatal. It is believed by many experts that the flu […]

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 […]

3 ways to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Bucks County

3 ways to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Bucks County

by Lauren Rooney It’s National Hispanic Heritage month! Every year from September 15 to October 15 the country celebrates those of it’s citizens whose ancestors come from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. So much of our culture, art, food, and language has been formed by these richly cultural regions. Here are […]

Real Estate Round-up: Bucks County Open House Guide brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Guaranteed Rate

Real Estate Round-up: Bucks County Open House Guide brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Guaranteed Rate

Looking for a place to call home in Bucks County? We’ve got you covered! Check out these featured homes in the weekly Bucks Happening’s Open House Guide, brought to you by Glenn M. Davis of Guaranteed Rate: October 11, 2014 – October 12, 2014 Central Bucks: 28 Wilson Ave, Chalfont, PA $459,000 Open: Sun. 1-4pm […]

Weekend Weather brought to you by Gannon Insurance

Weekend Weather brought to you by Gannon Insurance

This Weekend Weather update is brought to you by Gannon Insurance Agency- where customer needs come first!  Gannon Insurance Agency is your independent, one-stop insurance center for all Bucks County insurance needs. Just one call can get you a customized proposal package with rate quotes from a variety of quality companies for your individual, family and business insurance needs. Gannon […]