Monday, July 22, 2019

Bensalem

Bensalem Resident Robbed at Gunpoint, Police Say

The Bensalem Police Department is looking for the community's help to find an alleged armed robber. On July 3rd, police say a man with a...

Lane Closures For Rt 13, US 1, Street Road

PennDOT has scheduled several lane closures in the Lower Bucks area for daytime and night time commuters. These projects are in addition to the...

Physicist Convicted For Sexually Abusing Minor

A former Bensalem resident has been convicted of sexually abusing a girl who was just nine years old when the abuse began in 2007....

Bensalem Approves Funds For Senior Center As Part Of Grant

Bensalem Council has approved a $330,000 Community Development Block Grant, as proposed by Mayor Joe DiGirolamo. The funds come through a Housing and Urban...

Alleged Turnpike Dodgers Face $66,000 Debt

Five Pennsylvania residents were charged in Bucks County for thousands of dollars of unpaid turnpike tolls. The suspects combine for more than 1,700 violations,...

Bucks Senior Games Wrap Up With Bowling

The Bucks Senior Games concluded Monday morning as older adults competed at the Thunderbird Lanes in Warminster. This round of bowling ties off a...

Bensalem Schools Receive $800,000 In State Grants

The Bensalem School District is the recipient of $800,000 in state grants, local legislators announced earlier this week. This funding comes as the result...

Illegal Gambling Machines Face Crackdown In Tomlinson Bill

Senator Robert “Tommy” Tomlinson of Bucks County introduced Senate Bill 710 on Monday that would heighten the penalties for housing illegal gambling machines. The...
Parx Casino

Parx Casino Revenues Increase In May

The house always wins, though guests at Parx frequently see high returns. Wagers at the Bensalem-based casino totaled almost $490 million this past May,...

Child Rapist Sentenced To State Prison

Shannon “Shawn” Westmoreland, of West Chester, pleaded guilty on Monday to counts of rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and statutory sexual assault. Westmoreland, 49, who...

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