Sports

Carlucci’s Makes Game Day Delicious

Carlucci’s Makes Game Day Delicious

by Erin McNelis Whether your team won or lost last Sunday, it’s great that football season has arrived again. The sounds and sights of the game, and the hint of fall in the air provide the perfect excuse to have a get together. You don’t want to spend game day in the kitchen. Lucky for […]

The American Ninja Warrior Competition is a Family Affair for the Galiczynski Brothers from Ivyland

The American Ninja Warrior Competition is a Family Affair for the Galiczynski Brothers from Ivyland

by Lauren Rooney Dan and Sean Galiczynski have been active all their lives. In fact it runs in their blood; Sean explains, “My Mother and Father actually first met when they won separate awards from PAL (Police Athletic League). My mom was a soccer and softball player while my dad excelled mostly in football and […]

Sensei Rosanelli practices Escrima stick form with student, Josh DeFrancisco

Happening Spotlight: Happy 10th Anniversary to Maximum Impact Karate

Maximum Impact Karate, a Happening List award-winning martial arts school educating hundreds of students, will celebrate ten years of success this September. In 2004, Sensei Tim Rosanelli and his wife, Sensei Ester Sabidussi, started the school in a small church hall in Dublin, PA with only 30 students. The dojo now has almost 200 students […]

Registration Now Open for Covered Bridges Bike Ride

Registration Now Open for Covered Bridges Bike Ride

The Central Bucks Bicycle Club’s Annual Covered Bridges Ride will be held Sunday, October 19, 2014 (rain or shine). Choose from five gorgeous rides: flat, family-friendly 20 and 30 mile rides or challenging, hilly 33, 50 or 63 mile rides. Enjoy Bucks County’s beautiful fall colors, scenic roads and historic bridges. Rides start and end at […]

Happening Young Women: Xplosion Takes Home 3rd Consecutive Region I Title

Happening Young Women: Xplosion Takes Home 3rd Consecutive Region I Title

The World Cup championship games are still fresh in everyone’s mind, it’s not hard to have soccer fever.  Soccer is a great way for kids, and adults, to stay fit and stay social. Bucks County has great options for aspiring soccer players such as the Yardley Makefield soccer teams.  According to their website “Yardley Makefield […]

Happening Heroes: NOVA’s No Bullying Run

Happening Heroes: NOVA’s No Bullying Run

  Every day, an average of 160,000 American children miss school out of a fear of bullying. – The National Education Association. NOVA’s upcoming No Bullying Run aims to raise community awareness on the dangers and prevalence of bullying. Proceeds will go towards NOVA’s Prevention Education initiatives to implement bullying prevention and intervention programs in […]

NBA Training Arrives at the NAC

NBA Training Arrives at the NAC

The Newtown Athletic Club is implementing a brand new basketball training program called Dime Pro, an already established basketball performance training program designed to craft strength, speed and mobility to take an athlete to their highest level of performance.  Dime Pro offers a calculated program designed to prepare collegiate athletes, hopeful professionals for overseas and […]

Happening Hero: Special Needs Teen to Play With Harlem Globetrotters

Happening Hero: Special Needs Teen to Play With Harlem Globetrotters

By Kara Seymour A Bensalem teen’s recent ascent to stardom will put him among the ranks of basketball great Wilt Chamberlain. Kevin Grow, a high school senior with down syndrome, has become a local legend in a few short weeks. Grow, who has been the Bensalem High School basketball team’s manager for four years, was given a […]

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Yogi

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Yogi

By Kara Seymour Invigorating. That’s Steffanie Anderson’s word of choice to describe the latest fitness trend that is sweeping Bucks County. It’s called aerial yoga and the name describes it quite well: it’s yoga practiced in the air, while suspended from from a hammock.  The silk hammocks, which hold up to 250 pounds, are rigged […]

Happening Hero: Chris Creveling Wins a Silver Medal in Sochi

Happening Hero: Chris Creveling Wins a Silver Medal in Sochi

Jamie Greubel isn’t the only local bringing back a medal from the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi! Chris Creveling of Kintnersville, along with his short track teammates - J.R. Celski, Eddy Alvarez and Jordan Malone -rose above an enormous amount of pressure. In the final speedskating race of the 2014 Games, the U.S. had yet to medal. In an […]

Happening Hero: Jamie Greubel Wins Olympic Bronze

Happening Hero: Jamie Greubel Wins Olympic Bronze

  A big congratulations to Newtown’s Jamie Greubel who is bringing home an Olympic bronze medal from Sochi for the two-men Bobsled competition. In what turned out to be an incredibly close series of four races, Greubel and her brakeman, Aja Evansonly, were only 9/10 of a second away from taking gold.  

Lock in Summertime Savings at the CampNAC Open House

Lock in Summertime Savings at the CampNAC Open House

Although it may be difficult to envision in the midst of our weekly snowstorms, summer will be back in Bucks before you know it. And that means now is the time to get the best rates on summer camps, including the variety of popular programs offered by the Newtown Athletic Club. CampNAC Summer Camps, which […]

3 Bucks Olympians to Watch in Sochi 2014

3 Bucks Olympians to Watch in Sochi 2014

The 2014 Winter Games are just around the corner, kicking off with opening ceremonies on February 7th. Just as we saw recently with the 2012 Summer Games, several olympians call Bucks County home. Keep your eye on these locals competing on the world stage in Sochi:   Jamie Greubal Event: U.S. Women’s Bobsled Team Hometown: Newtown […]

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. […]

NAC Opens Doors to Community for free Zumba day

NAC Opens Doors to Community for free Zumba day

To start off the New Year, the Newtown Athletic Club will open its doors to the community FREE of charge to see what everyone loves about the dance fitness craze. Zumba sessions are typically an hour long and are taught by licensed instructors. The exercises include music with world class Latin rhythms, as well as […]