Al Durante: “I’m Alive Because of People”

April 7, 2017 12:31 am0 comments
Al Durante: “I’m Alive Because of People”

He was busy chatting with customers as they waited for their cars to get serviced when I walked into Tire City on Veteran’s Highway to meet Al Durante. As he began to excuse himself all you could hear is, “love ya, Al” from everyone in the room! Men stood with […]

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A Symbol of Welcome: Stained Glass in a New Home

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A Symbol of Welcome: Stained Glass in a New Home

Stained Glass from St. Joseph’s Shines Anew at St. Frances Cabrini — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia announced several parish mergers in Bucks County almost three years ago, among them that of Saint Frances Cabrini in Fairless Hills and Saint Joseph the Worker in Fallsington. The process of a parish merger is […]

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“The Greatest Team No One Ever Heard Of”

January 29, 2017 12:53 am0 comments
“The Greatest Team No One Ever Heard Of”

When Pittsburgh-born Chuck Fusina was chosen by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 5th round of the 1979 NFL draft, he had every reason to expect to crack the starting lineup. He had just finished a spectacular college career at Penn State, leading the Nittany Lions to a 29-3 record […]

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Tips from Leader Readers

January 14, 2017 3:11 pm0 comments
Tips from Leader Readers

This issue’s batch of useful tips from our readers… Apply a thin film of Vaseline or WD-40 to the threads of a light bulb before you screw it in. It will unscrew much more easily next time you need to replace it. —Alan Banner / Levittown ~~~ When your car’s […]

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Rookie Quarterbacks: A Quiz

November 5, 2016 1:01 pm0 comments
Rookie Quarterbacks: A Quiz

Eagles fans are enjoying the stellar debut season of their new quarterback, Carson Wentz. He’ll have some bumps in the road, but not to worry—elite NFL quarterbacks have been both awful and stupendous in their rookie seasons.   1) The top pick in the draft out of Tennessee in 1998, […]

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Plan For Over-55 Housing on New Falls Rd.

October 22, 2016 6:32 pm0 comments
Plan For Over-55 Housing on New Falls Rd.

Following diligent review and questions from the Falls Township Board of Supervisors, the governing body, once all concerns were addressed, voted unanimously to grant conditional use approval for an age-restricted community to be situated on a portion of the former St. Joseph the Worker parcel. The 18.17-acre property, which is […]

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