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A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

A Note to Our Readers about Changes on Patch

What's new at Patch, and what's coming.

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Dog Napping Attempt Reported in Northampton Township

Dog Napping Attempt Reported in Northampton Township

An Eisenhard Dr. resident reported that someone tried to steal his dog from his property on Monday.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Almshouse Road to Remain Closed Friday for Pipe Installation

Almshouse Road to Remain Closed Friday for Pipe Installation

PennDOT and Bucks County Maintenance crews are replacing a deteriorated drainage pipe under Almshouse Road.
Almshouse Road to Close This Week For Pipe Installation

Almshouse Road to Close This Week For Pipe Installation

The road will be closed during the day Thursday and Friday so crews can install new drainage pipes.
Bear Sighting Reported in Northampton

Bear Sighting Reported in Northampton

Northampton police say a bear was spotted behind Richboro Elementary School.
Northampton Seniors Start Choral Group

Northampton Seniors Start Choral Group

“You don’t have to be a great singer, just someone who wants to sing, have fun and feel good."
New Plan for Davis Pontiac to be Presented Wednesday

New Plan for Davis Pontiac to be Presented Wednesday

The meeting, which begins at 7:30 p.m., has been moved to Richboro Middle School, 98 Upper Holland Road.
District Committee Recommends Closing Richboro Middle School

District Committee Recommends Closing Richboro Middle School

Council Rock's Capital Planning Committee said Richboro Middle School should be closed and improvements should be made to Holland Middle School at a cost of $36 million.
New Plan for Davis Pontiac to be Presented at Meeting Next Week

New Plan for Davis Pontiac to be Presented at Meeting Next Week

In addition to regular business, the Board will hear a presentation by the Dreher Group on a new land development plan for the site.
'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

Cinema Siren gives it 5 stars, saying it's fierier than the first, with twice the dragons.
Home Struck by Lightning, Owner Puts Fire Out With Hose

Home Struck by Lightning, Owner Puts Fire Out With Hose

A home on Mallard Rd caught fire briefly Tuesday afternoon due to lightning.
Holland Resident Involved in Accident at NJ Amusement Park

Holland Resident Involved in Accident at NJ Amusement Park

Nicholas Taylor, of Holland, pulled out from between two rows of parking spaces in front of a 2008 GMC Sierra pickup truck, according to reports.
Churchville Nature Center Celebrates 50 Years

Churchville Nature Center Celebrates 50 Years

Churchville Nature Center celebrated 50 years during a family fun day Sunday.
Northampton Fire Company Centennial Celebration is Saturday

Northampton Fire Company Centennial Celebration is Saturday

A free centennial celebration will be held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Northampton Municipal Park. The celebration is open to the public and will feature family activities, food and a
Pet Shop Burglarized, Car Break-Ins Reported: Recent Police Activity

Pet Shop Burglarized, Car Break-Ins Reported: Recent Police Activity

Recent activity as reported by Northampton Township Police Department.
Art Show This Weekend at Tamanend Park Carriage House

Art Show This Weekend at Tamanend Park Carriage House

Just Painters, a group of local artists, will display their works.
Richboro Middle Evacuated After Thermometer Breaks in Classroom

Richboro Middle Evacuated After Thermometer Breaks in Classroom

School officials said an environmental consultant who came to the school after the incident to do air quality testing determined there was no risk to students.