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Author: Jacqueline Fox
Event Date: 11/10/16
Sponsor: Doylestown Food Market, Delaware Valley University, Rodale Institute
Location: Delaware Valley University, Life Sciences Building, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown, PA 18901
Release Date: 10/25/16
Get ready for a very special Veteran’s Day Celebration this year. On Thursday evening, November 10th, The Doylestown Food Market, along with Delaware Valley University and Rodale Institute, present the documentary, "Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields." We are thrilled to announce an amazing panel to follow . . .
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Author: Arlene E. Daily, 215-249-0100, X 146, ADaily@PearlSBuck.org
Event Date: 10/30/16
Sponsor: Pearl S. Buck International
Release Date: 10/21/16
Mortals who care to discover the REAL ghosts in the Pearl S. Buck House are invited to visit on Sunday, October 30, for a slightly spooky, yet family-friendly Ghost Tour. Visitors will encounter some of the many ghosts seen on the property by Pearl S. Buck, her neighbors, and house visitors. Through the years there have been many . . .
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Normal Memory Loss with Aging vs. Dementia. Is it Forgetfulness or Something More?
Author: Darlene Spagnola & Sarah Vander Schaaff, 844-843-4200

Sponsor: Theia Senior Solutions
Release Date: 10/20/16
November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and it’s an ideal time to learn more about the disease as well as dementia, the name we give to the range of symptoms related to memory loss and decline in cognitive skills that affect a person’s ability to function. Many cases of dementia are due to Alzheimer’s disease, but there . . .
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Author: Robyn Gross, 215-348-2940 Ext. 1121, rgross@bucksiu.org
Event Date: 11/3/16
Sponsor: Bucks County Intermediate Unit
Location: Bucks County Intermediate Unit, 705 N. Shady Retreat Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901
Release Date: 10/19/16
The Bucks County Intermediate Unit (Bucks IU) is hosting an informative evening for parents, families, and students with varying levels of disabilities between the ages of 14-21, to share information on the many options available to the child as they transition to the next level of their growth and development.  Whether the student is . . .
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61 auto dealers in Montgomery County participate in one-of-a-kind program that will distribute more than 45,000 coats throughout the Philadelphia region in October
Author: Erin Auci, 267-238-4136, auto@brownsteingroup.com

Sponsor: Auto Dealers CARing for Kids Foundation
Release Date: 10/14/16
This month, the Auto Dealers CARing for Kids Foundation - the philanthropic arm of the Philadelphia Auto Show and the Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia - will distribute a record number of 45,070 free winter coats to underprivileged children living in the five-county region of Philadelphia through its Driving Away the Cold . . .
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Author: Robyn Gross, 215-348-2940 Ext. 1121, rgross@bucksiu.org

Sponsor: The Bucks County Intermediate Unit
Release Date: 10/12/16
The Bucks County Intermediate Unit (Bucks IU) is hosting an interactive group meeting to provide information to students and their families on concussions and the child’s return to the classroom following this type of brain injury.  Recently, there has been a significant amount of research and funding on concussion and recovery as . . .
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Author: Charles Metzger, 610-205-6801

Sponsor: PA Department of Transportation
Release Date: 10/5/16
Route 32 (River Road) will be closed and detoured between Point Pleasant Pike and Dark Hollow Road in Tinicum Township, Bucks County, on Thursday, October 6 and Friday, October 7, and on Tuesday, October 11, through Friday, October 14, from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, for base repairs, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today . . .
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Scatter Joy Center hosted craft day for Sunshine Foundation dreamers and families.
Author: Jessica Greene, 800-767-1976, Jessica@sunshinefoundation.org

Sponsor: Sunshine Foundation & The Scatter Joy Center for the Arts
Release Date: 10/4/16
The Scatter Joy Center for the Arts, located in Horsham, hosted a craft day for Sunshine Foundation dreamers on Saturday, October 1, 2016. Sunshine Foundation dreamers included Alisha, Ciarlo and Cayla as well as their families, constructed and decorated Halloween baskets, witches and pumpkins. Pizza and desserts were served. The aim of the . . .
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Heritage Conservancy's mission is to preserve and protect our natural and historic heritage. Based in Doylestown, PA, Heritage Conservancy is committed to being the region?s premier, nationally-accredited conservator. We are a community-based organization dedicated to the preservation and protection of significant open spaces, natural resources, and our historic heritage. A champion of conservation best practices, Heritage Conservancy believes that everyone is responsible for stewardship and seeks to enlighten, engage, and empower others to help achieve this mutual vision.

John's Hauling & Removal is a family owned and operated business that has been serving the community for over 30 years. Whether you just want to get rid of unwanted household items or are a realtor who needs removal for a closing process give us a call. We also load and unload trucks, and do within house rearranging. We are available 7 days a week & you can call us anytime day or night to take away everything from old furniture and appliances to household goods. All items big or small removed from inside or outside of your home.  Some of the specific items we haul and remove include: appliances, sofa beds, hot tubs, wood stoves, lawn tractors, large-screen TVs, satellite dishes, storage sheds, heavy equipment, and more. We serve customers throughout Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley, including Bucks, Montgomery, Chester, Delaware, Berks, Lancaster, and Lehigh Counties. Last minute and emergency services are available. Call today: Quakertown area (215-536-6111); Southampton area (215-357-1244); Collegeville area (610-454-1449); and Paoli area (610-296-0560).

The only educational newspaper serving the women of Bucks County, offering businesses the unique opportunity to reach an important, targeted consumer group through a focused educational and informational approach.

Selecting an insurance agent should be as critical as choosing a doctor. You're looking out for someone who's looking out for you. With more than 75 years of experience, Pennjerdel has its eyes wide open, always seeking and finding the best coverage to suit all your insurance needs. From business to home, life to liability, Pennjerdel is a full-service insurance broker.

Big Oak is a family owned heating oil company delivering high quality #2 heating oil to all of Lower Bucks County at a discounted price.  We are here to serve our communities with the warmth and peace of mind they need. We value the relationships we have with people in the community, working side by side with customers as our neighbors and friends. This personal touch has allowed us to gain the loyalty of many long-standing customers. Our trucks are calibrated by the state to ensure our customers get what they pay for.  Our prices are consistently the lowest in Bucks County. You can feel comfort knowing that through the harsh winter months you will always have someone to answer your telephone calls 7 days a week. Our heating oil deliveries are prompt, even through the worst weather conditions, and our friendly staff makes every customer?s need their priority.

Buckingham Friends School is a K-8 school located in the heart of Bucks County.  It is a vibrant, diverse learning community that views each child as an individual and concentrates on developing his/her full potential through an emphasis on rights, responsibilities, and respect.  Students are taught in small classes and learn to develop a sense of community and the benefits of working together as a team, all in a safe yet challenging environment. They are encouraged to think deeply, reflect thoughtfully, resolve conflicts peacefully, and play exuberantly.  As a result, BFS students are known for their poise, self-confidence and empathy, and for their abilities to learn, to articulate their thinking and to advocate for themselves and others.

Friends Life Care offers a unique, affordable alternative or supplement to long-term care insurance and continuing care retirement communities. It is the oldest and largest program of its kind in the nation that offers customizable and flexible plans designed to protect your savings and stay independent in your home as you age. Membership is open to people between the ages 40 and 81 who are in reasonably good health. You pay into the plan on a regular schedule and when you need assistance, all it takes is a phone call. Your own personal care coordinator arranges, supervises and monitors all the services you need, including home care, personal care services, grocery shopping and more. Unlike long-term care insurance, there are no claim forms to file or reimbursements to wait for. Plan membership also includes optional participation in Friends Life Care's VigR? program. VigR features expert-led workshops and other activities to help participants optimize and extend their health and longevity.

As a property owner and community member, your needs for a property management company that has genuine skills, service and expertise is critical. AMCC places the highest priority on accountability, accessibility and service. We perform weekly visual inspections of our properties, detecting potential problems before they become real problems. Our hands-on management reduces the burden on the board for the daily operations and maintenance of your community. A primary objective of AMCC is to relieve the board of the burdens of day-to-day operations and administration of property management and empower them as decision makers. We believe in common sense solutions to property management, providing clients with services tailored to meet their needs, rather than a blanket approach for every community. Our clients love us, and you will too! As a property owner and community member, your needs for a property management company that has genuine skills, service and expertise is critical. AMCC places the highest priority on accountability, accessibility and service. We perform weekly visual inspections of our properties, detecting potential problems before they become real problems. Our hands-on management reduces the burden on the board for the daily operations and maintenance of your community. A primary objective of AMCC is to relieve the board of the burdens of day-to-day operations and administration of property management and empower them as decision makers. We believe in common sense solutions to property management, providing clients with services tailored to meet their needs, rather than a blanket approach for every community. Our clients love us, and you will too!

Residential housecleaning, weekly, biweekly, monthly since 1994. Owner operated. We ensure that you get personalized service and workers carefully selected for the reliability and professionalism you deserve. Sweeping Beauty's Guarantee: We will make your home sparkle. We give you the best housecleaning services for your money. We are totally reliable and trustworthy. You must be 100% satisfied. Five-time award winner of the Best in BucksMont, Sweeping Beauty is not a franchise. It is an independent company whose goal is to build a relationship with every one of our clients. Sit back and relax. With quality teams and a flat rate, you can rest assured that your home will be beautiful enough for a Princess. We back our work with our Happily Ever After Guarantee so you can feel confident about our work. Call Sweeping Beauty today for a free in-home estimate. Residential housecleaning, weekly, biweekly, monthly since 1994. Owner operated. We ensure that you get personalized service and workers carefully selected for the reliability and professionalism you deserve. Sweeping Beauty's Guarantee: We will make your home sparkle. We give you the best housecleaning services for your money. We are totally reliable and trustworthy. You must be 100% satisfied. Five-time award winner of the Best in BucksMont, Sweeping Beauty is not a franchise. It is an independent company whose goal is to build a relationship with every one of our clients. Sit back and relax. With quality teams and a flat rate, you can rest assured that your home will be beautiful enough for a Princess. We back our work with our Happily Ever After Guarantee so you can feel confident about our work. Call Sweeping Beauty today for a free in-home estimate.

The IMPACT Project, Inc. is a private children and youth agency established in 1991. IMPACT provides foster care services for Pennsylvania clients from birth to age 20. Foster parents receive a wide array of training & support services provided by professional staff. IMPACT has had the honor of being the only foster care agency in Pennsylvania to have won the prestigious Program of the Year award from Pennsylvania?s Juvenile Court Judges? Commission for both our foster care programming as well as our community based programs. Please join us in our pursuit to help children in need, become a foster parent today!

School of Rock is the nation?s leader in performance based rock music education. In our interactive music program, we believe the best way to teach music is to play music. We take students from the lesson room to the stage, developing both their confidence and musicianship with programs designed for all skill levels.  The School of Rock teaches guitar, bass, vocals, piano/keyboard drums, and combines weekly private music lessons and group band rehearsals to prepare students to take the stage in front of live audiences in an authentic concert setting. Now enrolling for SUMMER CAMP! School of Rock is the nation?s leader in performance based rock music education. In our interactive music program, we believe the best way to teach music is to play music. We take students from the lesson room to the stage, developing both their confidence and musicianship with programs designed for all skill levels.  The School of Rock teaches guitar, bass, vocals, piano/keyboard drums, and combines weekly private music lessons and group band rehearsals to prepare students to take the stage in front of live audiences in an authentic concert setting. Now enrolling for SUMMER CAMP!

Brewers of distinctive Ales and Lagers. Live entertainment, both local and national acts, and a 'Home Grown Menu'  featuring food sourced from local farms.

John Strouse offers compassionate, non-judgmental psychic-mediumship readings by phone or Skype. Each reading will be specific to you and your life.  In your reading, we will cover many aspects of your life journey.  These areas may include love and relationships, career and finances, family and friends, and travel. Try a Psychic House Party - a fun atmosphere where you and your guests will receive in-person, individual psychic readings.  It is an event your guests will talk about for a long time to come. For local clients, these house parties are in-person. Out-of-area clients can enjoy a Psychic House Party via skype or video.

Froehlich?s Farm and Garden Center is a fourth generation, family owned and operated business that has been serving Bucks County since 1942.  As a seasonal business, Froehlich?s Farm has something great to offer for every time of year. From spring planters, hanging baskets, landscape design, a full stocked nursery yard, and vegetable gardens to fall and holiday decorating, plants and gifts, Froehlich?s Farm provides all your seasonal needs.  Yearly events include our Fall Festival, Pick Your Own Pumpkins, Birthday Parties, Group Events and Visits with Santa.  Stop in today to become part of the family tradition!

Ana Maria Jones is a licensed Realtor based at Robert G. Gavin Realtors, serving Bucks County, PA. For Ana, it?s never about simply buying or selling homes. With her knowledge and strong relationships, Ana aims to help you relocate. She wants to get you comfortably and conveniently from point A to point B. To do that, she draws upon years of experience and relationships with other companies, such as those offering moving and storage. In fact, when you buy and sell a home with Ana, she gives you moving and storage services as a housewarming gift! If you only do one or the other, Ana is happy to offer you these services at a discount.

Rambling Pines, the area's premier day camp, boasts extensive indoor and outdoor facilities, mature, experienced staff and a program second to none. We include aquatics, sports, electives, creative and performing arts. Family owned and operated since 1976. Door-to-door transportation and lunch are included in your tuition. Fun, Safe, Awesome! Come to one of our Open Houses or contact us for a camp tour. Let us show you around.

FS Landscaping Contractors, Inc. specializes in design and building inground swimming pool. We provide service in all phases of pool building from hardscaping & masonry to landscaping,copings, waterfalls, pavilions, outdoor kitchens, fence, storm water management and more. Visit our garden center at Froehlich's Farm in Furlong, PA. PA#003661, NJ#13H05143700.

Camp Conrad Weiser is a Summer Overnight Camp on 600 mountain top acres in Berks County, Pennsylvania.  While we offer a variety of session lengths, most campers come for 2 or 4 week sessions.  We are a coed program for campers 7-16 years old. Traditional camp programs including horseback riding, swimming, boating, athletics, target sports, mountain biking, creative arts, nature, adventure & teen leadership.  We also offer a variety of specialty theme camps, adventure trips and international trips.  Fees starting at $500 per week.  We can't wait to see you on the mountain!

McCoole's provides a fine dining experience, for a casual dining budget. Enjoy our made to order menu in a 300 year old inn with history abound. McCoole's has acquired the old

If you can dream it, you can be it! For 28 years, our Dance, Music and Theatre School has been offering classes for children and adults. We have three locations (Harleysville, Worcester and Eagleville), each with a small theater and retail store. Our classes include: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, Pointe Lessons, Tots Classes, Piano, Voice, Guitar, Saxophone, Flute, Trumpet, Violin, Musical Theatre, Broadway, Acting, and more. In addition to classes, we sponsor Productions, Teams, Performances and Competitions.

We are committed to providing top-quality programs year-round in a stimulating and exciting environment situated on a beautiful, 55-acre farm in Doylestown, PA.  Our highly trained team of professionals is dedicated to giving your child the benefits of a fun and stimulating program. By encouraging self-discovery, originality, and individualism, we avoid the competitive atmosphere and encourage each participant to proceed at his/her own pace. Each child's individual needs and personality are respected and nurtured. We emphasize intellectual and character development through: Cooperation, Confidence, Critical Thinking and Compassion.  We offer a range of activities including horseback riding, tennis, swimming, music, and specialty science programs. Our Toddler Center provides childcare programs for ages starting at 3 months ? 3 years (not yet potty trained). The Curiosity Shoppe is licensed by the Department of Education as a private academic school for ages 3 years to Kindergarten. We also offer an afternoon Kindergarten program and after school programs from students K through 6th grade.

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An adaptation of the traditional Russian folktale set to music by Sergei Prokofiev, Peter and The Wolf is an enchanting tale about the adventure of growing up. It provides a charming introduction to the world of music and musical instruments. This captivating story, enriched by music and visual effects, wins the hearts of all who view it and offers a special moment for school and family audiences to share. Come to the Sellersville Theater from May 2 through May 5 to enjoy this performance!

At our Magical Tea Party on May 6, dress to impress in your favorite costume!  Exciting activities for children of all ages! The table will be set with special care. The music will be fine; the treats will be divine. The crafts may take some time. And the games will blow your mind. The best part of our Magical Tea Party is being with your friends and family!

Star of the Day presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS May 5-20, 2017 (weekends) at McCoole?s Arts & Events Place in Quakertown. Meek flower shop assistant Seymour pines for co-worker Audrey. During a total eclipse, he discovers an unusual plant he names Audrey II. The growing plant attracts a great deal of business for the struggling store. Seymour finds himself in a bind finding nourishment for the increasingly bloodthirsty plant.

Celebrate Mom at the Station Tap House in Doylestown! We are now taking Mother's Day reservations for both our buffet brunch and pre-fixe evening menu. Make your reservation with our host staff today, and treat Mom to the best this year! Brunch Buffet: $28.95 per adult $22.95 for seniors $16.95 for kids up to age 14 Kids 4 and under eat free! Three-Course Pre-Fixe Dinner (regular menu also available): $32 per person Call 215.348.1663 to make your reservations today!

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