Community News

Author: Colleen Brink, c.brink@habitatbucks.org, 215-822-2812 x302

Location: Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County , , ,
Release Date: 12/15/17
Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County held a very special home dedication ceremony on Dec. 12th to welcome a family to their new Habitat home in Levittown. During the ceremony, Omar and Martha and their children proudly displayed the key to their new home, which they worked to renovate and purchase with the help of Habitat for Humanity . . .
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Finding common ground
Author: Areli Pellegrino

Location: Success Rehabilitation Inc. , 566 Clymer Road, Quakertown, PA 18951
Release Date: 12/15/17
At Success rehabilitation, one of our focuses is on community involvement for persons living with brain injury. This holiday season we have chosen to give back to A Woman’s Place: A nonprofit domestic violence organization in Bucks County, PA. Success has been busy hand painting boxes with our clients. We are filling them with care items . . .
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The Made-From-Scratch Comfort Food Restaurant Will Open its Doors in December
Author: Hillary Schrum, Sandy Hillman Communications, hschrum@hillmanpr.com, 443-683-0922

Sponsor: Metro Diner
Release Date: 12/12/17
Metro Diner, a comfort food concept, is coming to Warminster, and accepting job applications for its newest location at 35 West Street Road. The diner concept, of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives fame, known for its fried chicken and waffles, meatloaf, and shrimp and grits, will bring 100 new jobs to the region as it looks to open its doors . . .
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November 29 to December 31, 2017

Location: Peace Valley Nature Center, 170 Chapman Road, Doylestown, PA 18901
Release Date: 12/6/17
The Nature and Wildlife Art Show, contributed by 8 local photographers is now hung and available for viewing at the Peace Valley Nature Center. The artists are (from left to right): Lynne McGann Falterbauer, Fran Brown, Harris Brown, Neil Kates, Kevin Giannini, Stan Lupo and Laurie McCartie (not in the picture ) and Ron Ziegler (not in . . .
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Both Dogs Graduate and Hit the Streets
Event Date: 12/5/17
Sponsor: Throw Away Dogs Project
Location: Penn Vet Working Dog Center, 3401 Greys Ferry Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Release Date: 12/5/17
Throw Away Dogs Project is thrilled to announce that they just DONATED two of their dogs (K9 Kilo) and (K9 Tico) to SEPTA Transit Authority. Both dogs attended Penn Vet Working Dog Center for Patrol training. These repurposed dogs will be attending a graduation ceremony tomorrow, Tuesday December 5, 2017 at 10:30 am before hitting the streets . . .
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Author: Karolyn Fisher, librarian@newtownlibrary.com, 215-968-7659

Sponsor: Newtown Library Company
Release Date: 12/1/17
As the holiday season approaches, an annual membership to The Newtown Library Company is the ideal gift for friends and family that keeps giving. Library patrons have the option to purchase either a new or renewal memberships as gifts and the library will send out a beautiful card notifying the recipient of the gift. A one-year membership to . . .
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Giving Tuesday, 11/28/17
Event Date: 11/28/17
Release Date: 11/28/17
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Since its inaugural year in 2012, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports . . .
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Author: Eileen MacAniff
Event Date: 11/14/17 Time: 12-2pm
Location: Central Bucks Family YMCA, 2500 Lower State Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
Release Date: 11/13/17
Veteran Luncheon Sponsored by Togetherhood
It started out small, as many wonderful things often do. In November of 2011, a group of employees at the  Central Bucks Family YMCA wished to recognize the Y's military members for Veterans Day. With assistance from the 
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Featuring Global Local w/Kuf Knotz
Event Date: 11/20/17 Time: 6 - 10 pm
Location: Maxwell's On Main, 37 North Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901
Release Date: 11/13/17
Minimum Tiny House Project Fundraiser

Help Minimus, a community tiny house project, raise our last leg of funds with an awesome evening of live music, free snacks, drink specials and and art show! $10 at the door.


Event Date: 12/1/17 Time: 7 pm
Sponsor: FACT (Fighting AIDS Continually Together
Location: St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 10 Chapel Road, New Hope, PA
Release Date: 11/12/17
The New Hope and Lambertville communities will remember World AIDS Day with an annual memorial to those who have died from HIV/AIDS and also those living with the disease. This year, the memorial will host panels of local residents from the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt on the thirtieth anniversary of its creation. The idea for the . . .
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