Notable Bucks-ers

Nominations Open! The 2016 Bucks Happening List®

Nominations Open! The 2016 Bucks Happening List®

Bucks County’s biggest people’s choice competition is back! It’s time to recognize the amazing people, organizations, events, and businesses that make living in Bucks County so special. Nomination for the fifth annual Happening List® competition in Bucks County officially opened on January 4, 2016. Nominate your favorites here. Voting kicks off on January 15, 2016 and continues through February 29, […]

Happening Kid: Chef DerekQ on MasterChef Junior

Happening Kid: Chef DerekQ on MasterChef Junior

  Eleven year old Chef DerekQ of Yardey is one of 16 contestants currently competing in MasterChef Junior on Fox, which airs Fridays at 8pm, for a grand prize of $100,000. This food scientist may be young in his years, but he’s refined in his cooking. On a recent episode, DerekQ earned rave reviews for […]

Pink and her Dad, Jim Moore, Sing Touching Duet

Pink and her Dad, Jim Moore, Sing Touching Duet

“My dad was my first rock star,” shared Doylestown-native and international superstar Pink as she prepared to introduce her father, Vietnam War veteran James T. Moore, to a crowd in New York City. Together, they performed a song written by Jim while serving in Vietnam. As a child, Pink used to accompany her father to Veterans’ centers and sing […]

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Dana Stone

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Dana Stone

A life-long dancer, Levittown’s Dana Stone has made her dream come true as the owner of Stepping Stone Dance Studio. One of the founding members of the Avallon Dance Company, Dana participated in numerous theatrical productions, half time shows, national dance competitions, and other various professional venues.  She attended the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre Summer program […]

Meet your Movers & Shakers:  Cheryl Campbell

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Cheryl Campbell

Levittown’s Cheryl Campbell had a goal-  to make sure every senior has a gift to open during the holiday season. With that goal in mind, she created The Christmas Gala, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization consisting of many volunteers who share the mission to help local seniors in Bucks County and Burlington County. Seniors who are low-income, receiving […]

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Martin McLoughlin

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Martin McLoughlin

Martin McLoughlin is extreme in his enthusiasm for fitness; his infectious passion is behind a thriving personal training business in Fallsington, Extreme Fitness Personal Training. Since 2001 Extreme Fitness Personal Training has provided personal training, bootcamp, weight loss programs, group training and nutrition counseling. This is not your typical warehouse gym; it is a functional training facility that helps people […]

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Jill Strickland

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Jill Strickland

Nestled in the historic towns of Perkasie and Ambler is a little slice of New York fashion. Perkasie’s Jill Strickland, owner of Frox Boutique, brought the New York fashion scene to the suburbs of Philadelphia thirteen years ago. When Jill began her journey with Frox. she wanted to offer women something unique. Modeled after the […]

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Meet your Movers & Shakers: David Witchell

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 and makeup to shape […]

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Jaime A. Zucker

Meet your Movers & Shakers: Jaime A. Zucker

For over 14 years, Bensalem’s Jaime A. Zucker has built Sugarlane Graphics, putting her background in Visual and Graphic Communications (Millersville University, BA) and Digital Design (Philadelphia University, Masters Level Classes) to work for corporate, social and lifestyle brands large and small. Her work with clients like Blue Cross Blue Shield, Johnson & Johnson, Temple University Health, and the […]

Quakertown’s Sabrina Carpenter’s Latest Music Video

Quakertown’s Sabrina Carpenter’s Latest Music Video

After placing third in a singing contest run by the Miley Cyrus website, young Sabrina Carpenter’s career was kicked into high gear. This Quakertown native has appeared on hit shows like Law & Order: SVU, The Goodwin Games, & and even records songs for Radio Disney. But that is just the beginning. Sabrina plays the rebellious Maya Hart […]

Meet your Makeover Finalists: Patti Riley

Meet your Makeover Finalists: Patti Riley

Meet Doylestown’s Patricia Riley, one of your Bucks County Ultimate Makeover Finalists currently competing for the chance to win a makeover valued at over $5,000: Tell us about yourself: I am a 52 year old Registered Nurse who works in the Corporate Training environment. I am recently divorced after going through a 5 year very painful process to […]

Meet Your Mover & Shaker Judges

Meet Your Mover & Shaker Judges

You’ve heard all about Bucks County’s biggest Movers & Shakers over the past couple of weeks, but now it’s time to meet the Movers & Shakers BEHIND the Movers & Shakers! These talented judges are busy completing rigorous scoring sheets for each applicant, which will be tabulated to uncover the Top 10 in Happenings Media markets across the […]

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Bucks County Bride will wear 120-year-old wedding dress

Bucks County’s bride-to-be Abigail Kingston, 30, is making national news for the touching story of her wedding gown, a gown that her mother had worn, along with nine other members in their family. The heirloom dress has been with the Kingstons for 120 years, first worn in 1895 by the bride’s great-great-grandmother and then passed from […]

Vote for Bucks County’s People’s Choice “Mover & Shaker”

Vote for Bucks County’s People’s Choice “Mover & Shaker”

Over the past month, readers submitted their choices for the 2015 Movers & Shakers of Bucks County! While the judges deliberate to select the Top 10, YOU have the power to choose this year’s “People’s Choice” winner. Cast your vote up to once per day through 9/30/2015 below.  

2015 Bucks County Movers & Shakers

2015 Bucks County Movers & Shakers

  It’s time for the 3rd Annual Top 10 Movers & Shakers of Bucks County! Do you know a Bucks County resident who thinks outside the box? Someone who’s truly making a difference in our community? Pushing through boundaries? Or working towards a profound vision? Passionate about life, shaping the future and making things happen? Then we […]