Notable Bucks-ers

Happening Heroes: Miss Cindy’s School

Happening Heroes: Miss Cindy’s School

With freezing cold temperatures, those in our community without a proper home are facing incredibly challenging conditions.  One Quakertown dance school, Miss Cindy’s School, decided to do something to help, hanging winter hats and scarves on lightpoles around the triangle lot in Quakertown for those who need them. This heart (and head!)-warming gesture was captured […]

Bucks County: Birthplace of The Sound of Music

Bucks County: Birthplace of The Sound of Music

With Lady Gaga’s superb Oscar tribute to the Sound of Music, in honor of the film’s 50th Anniversary, Bucks County’s Doylestown Facebook Group is buzzing with excitement over its own ties to the beloved musical. Did you know that The Sound of Music was written in Doylestown? Yes. Oscar Hammerstein II lived in Doylestown, where he wrote […]

81 Year Old New Hope Resident Wins Big on The Price is Right

81 Year Old New Hope Resident Wins Big on The Price is Right

Congratulations to Allison of New Hope! This 81 year old New Hope just won big on The Price is Right, which aired on February 17, 2015. Stay tuned for more details coming soon. Photo credit: Elisa Baxt

Justin Guarini: Twitter Rockstar

Justin Guarini: Twitter Rockstar

We all know that Doylestown-native Justin Guarini is a talented singer and actor, but did you know that he’s also got quite the knack for crafting clever statements in under 140 characters. Yep; you guessed it. Mr. Guarini is a talented Tweet-er. It’s no secret that the modern celebrity needs a very thick-skin to deal with the constant feedback […]

Bensalem Native Christina Perri Debuts Video for Words

Bensalem Native Christina Perri Debuts Video for Words

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to feel the love in this new music video from Bensalem native Christina Perri. This steamy video, directed by Iouri Philippe Paillé, features the much-adored Colin O’Donoghue from ABC’s Once Upon a Time.  Christina is no stranger to chart-topping romantic balads. In 2011, her song A Thousand Years was released […]

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Local Sports Highlight brought to you by Ventresca Ltd: Upper Makefield rower on U.S. Junior National team

This January, the US Junior Team Sweep Winter Camp at Sarasota Crew’s facilities invited 18 world-class rowers to attend, including Upper Makefield’s Andrew Greubel. Greubel, now a high school senior at St. Joseph’s Prep, was on the list for a second year in the row, having rowed for the US Junior National team in Hamburg, Germany over the […]

Nominations Open for the 2015 Bucks Happening List

Nominations Open for the 2015 Bucks Happening List

As we launch into an exciting new year, we’re thrilled to announce the start of the 4th Annual Bucks Happening List competition! On January 1, 2015, nominations are officially open for all of the best Bucks County people, places, businesses, and events. From the most talented home decorators to Bucks County’s favorite yoga studio to the most delicious appetizers, click here to begin […]

Top 10 Bucks Happening List Categories of 2014

Top 10 Bucks Happening List Categories of 2014

Ready or not, 2015 is almost here! And with it comes the beginning of the 2015 Bucks Happening List Competition. But before we look forward to the most happening people, places, businesses, and events of the New Year, we want to take a look back and honor our 2014 winners, finalists, and nominees. The 2014 competition […]

Kristine Quinby poses with her adorable dog in the Oxidized Sterling Silver Wave Necklace

Meet Bucks County’s Mover & Shakers: Kristine Quinby

For the 2nd consecutive year, Bucks Happening has named the Top 10 Movers & Shakers of Bucks County.  Our accomplished judges had their work cut out for them with dozens of inspirational stories submitted by readers. Now, with the official results in and this year’s Movers & Shakers assembling recently to celebrate, we’re taking a closer look at each winner and […]

The Boys of Bucks: 2014 Movers & Shakers Photoshoot at Ventresca

The Boys of Bucks: 2014 Movers & Shakers Photoshoot at Ventresca

In October, Bucks Happening revealed the official 2014 selection for the Top 10 Movers & Shakers of Bucks County.  Included in their year’s list is a diverse group of Bucks County’s top male achievers- entrepreneurs, healers, & local ambassadors – men making a big impact on our local community. Paul Bencivengo, Jesse Berdinka, Dr. Steven Pertes, Andrew Knechel, & Jim Worthington recently gathered […]

Nancy Bragin wears Diana Vincent's Oxidized Sterling Silver and White Topaz Kaleidoscope Necklace with Heart Cuff

Meet Bucks County Movers & Shakers: Nancy Bragin

For the 2nd consecutive year, Bucks Happening has named the Top 10 Movers & Shakers of Bucks County.  Our accomplished judges had their work cut out for them with dozens of inspirational stories submitted by readers. Now, with the official results in and this year’s Movers & Shakers assembling recently to celebrate, we’re taking a closer look at each winner […]

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 […]

Meet the 2014 Movers & Shakers Judges

Meet the 2014 Movers & Shakers Judges

This year’s Movers & Shakers will be determined by some of the biggest names in business, advocacy, and entrepreneurship! Meet the amazing judges below: Hunter Boyle Hunter Boyle leads business development for email powerhouse, AWeber. A seasoned content marketer and conversion specialist, Hunter’s been helping organizations optimize their digital initiatives by double and triple digits since […]

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

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

Over the past 3 weeks, readers submitted their choices for the 2014 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 9/30/2014 below:  

Happening Artist Spotlight: Illustrator Cayla Belser

Happening Artist Spotlight: Illustrator Cayla Belser

by Lauren Rooney Most of us grew up watching Disney movies and certainly have our favorites.  Cayla Belser is more than a Disney fan, however, those films inspired her career passion of becoming an illustrator.  She is a life long Bucks County girl, native of Langhorne, and now teaches at the brand new Artist’s Cellar […]