Community News

Author: Beth Brody, Brody PR, beth@brodypr.com, 908-295-0600

Sponsor: Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County
Release Date: 1/25/17
Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick and other dignitaries were among the crowd of over 50 local residents, civic groups and businesses that turned out yesterday for the “wall-raising” of a new Habitat for Humanity of Bucks County home in Morrisville, PA. The home, which is targeted for completion in July 2017, will be the 103rd . . .
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Her 12th birthday party becomes a holiday scavenger hunt to gather food and toys for homeless dogs and cats
Author: Janet Haliday, Janet@CrossingsAnimalSociety.org

Sponsor: The Crossings Animal Society
Release Date: 1/12/17
During the busy holiday season, when most children are making a list of what they want for Christmas or Hannukah, Emilie Croggon was thinking about dogs and cats in need. Her 12th birthday was approaching and she wanted to do something special to pay it forward to The Crossings Animal Society (CAS), the organization from which her . . .
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Inspiring, award-winning drama TRI screens Friday, January 13 in Newtown, PA.
Event Date: 1/13/17
Location: Zlock Performing Arts Center - Bucks County Community College, 275 Swamp Road, Newtown, PA 18940
Release Date: 1/11/17
The film, which recently walked away with the top prize at the Northern Virginia International Film & Music Festival, features Philadelphia’s own Jensen Jacobs and TV legend Tim Reid.   The screening benefits the USA Triathlon Foundation. Proceeds from ticket sales and the raffle benefit the USA Triathlon . . .
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Author: Raquel Braemer, CFRE, rbraemer@healthlinkdental.org

Sponsor: HealthLink Dental Clinic
Location: HealthLink Dental Clinic, 1775 Street Rd, Southampton , PA 18966
Release Date: 1/11/17
In 2016, HealthLink Dental Clinic provided $720,853 worth of dental care to low-income adults living in Bucks and Montgomery Counties at no cost to the patient. The clinic was visited by 1,779 adults for more than 2,660 appointments. At these appointments, eligible adults received care ranging from fillings (of which 1,534 were provided) to . . .
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Author: lwvbucks@gmail.com

Sponsor: The League of Women Voters
Release Date: 1/6/17
The war-torn ruin we see in the news is not how these two professional women remember the Syria where they grew up.  Speaking to the League of Voters of Bucks County at the League’s annual holiday gathering, Dr. Raghan Abouasaleh, was born and educated in Damascus and enjoyed a happy and secure life in the rich culture of this . . .
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