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BCCC Equestrian Athlete Dominique Trendi Competes at National Level

Bucks Equestrian Athlete Competes at National LevelSophomore Dominque Tirendi of Newtown was the only community college competitor in the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association in HarrisburgDominiqu…
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Bucks Offers More Than 300 Courses for Summer Scholars

Register for College Courses. Bucks County Community College offers more than 300 college-credit courses online or on campus starting May 21, June 11 and July 2. Open to current Bucks students and gu…
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Earth Talk: Apparel industry's carbon footprint

Dear EarthTalk: I heard that the apparel industry has a huge carbon footprint and environmental impact. What are manufacturers doing to combat this problem? -- B.W. It is true that…
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Rooftops Newsletter: Getting the Right Seniors in the Room

The title above has become something of a mantra for us at NFESH in recent months because we realize how essential accomplishing that is– if this nation is serious about significantly reducing, and u…
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Earth Talk: Suitable biodegradable materials

Dear EarthTalk: What are suitable materials for making biodegradable plastic besides corn and sugarcane? Is pineapple or peanut suitable? -- Y.H.Y   Biodegradable plastic is defined …
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Grand Opening of an Autism-Friendly and Therapeutic Playground

Grand opening to public of an autism friendly and therapeutic playgroundA year ago we broke ground for this unique playground. On Saturday, April 21, from 11 to 2, we'll celebrate the new autism frie…
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Newtown Irish Festival 2018

Schedule of Events:March 15, 2018 @ 8:00 Pm - 11:00 PmThe fun starts March 15th at 8pm with The Galaway Guild. The Galway Guild, is a celtic rock band from Philadelphia. Inspired by the vast amounts …
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Bucks County Plein Air Festival Seeks Housing Hosts for June

The outdoor art competition and celebration brings 30 artists from across the country to the area for one week; hosts needed June 4-9, 2018 Bucks County residents are needed to host artists travelin…
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BCCC Offers Nearly Five Dozen More College-Credit Courses Starting March 19, 2018

Bucks Offers More College Courses Starting in March- Nearly five dozen accelerated classes March 19 - May 11 allow busy students to earn more credits before the end of the spring semester- Walk-in ad…
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Bucks Launches First-Ever High School Short-Fiction Contest

Freshmen through seniors who live in or attend school in Bucks County may enter one original story by March 16 for chance to win $50, $100 or $200Call for Entries: Bucks County High School Short Fict…
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Newtown Business Association Newsletter - February 2018

Important Events/DeadlinesDEADLINE to join for inclusion in the NBA Community Guide: February 1DEADLINE to purchase ad in the Guide : February 1 (details below)Friday, February 2 - Welcome Day Meetin…
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Rooftops Newsletter: Somebody's Grandmother Is Hungry

Here at NFESH it is not unusual to answer the phone and find a reporter with questions about our senior hunger research on the other end of the line. Typically, those callers cover news beats focused…
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High School Scribes Encouraged to Enter 31st Annual Poetry Contest

Bucks County 9th, 10th, 11th & 12th graders can submit three poems by March 9 for the chance to win $300Call for Entries: Bucks County High School Poet of the Year. Submit three original poems for th…
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Earth Talk: The danger of hydrophobic chemicals in outdoor products

Dear EarthTalk: Just when I finally purged my kitchen of non-stick cookware due to the risks posed by Teflon, I now learn that my rain jacket and waterproof boots are also putting my health at risk f…
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Earth Talk: Lithium Batteries

Dear EarthTalk: Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking?   -- M.N. In a world of modern technology, lithium-i…
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