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The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission will hold two open houses next week to share information and take feedback about its plan to restore the Uhlerstown-Frenchtown Toll Supported Bridge in 2025.

“People ask, why do you bring people to the water? What is the Rising Nation? The answers, water is the lifeblood of all things on Mother Earth.

I’m an upland bird hunter. I keep in practice by shooting pigeons. My son tosses them into the air for me. I miss some of the ones that fly directly over my head. But when I center them with my 12-gauge Ithaca, it feels great to blow them apart.

It has come to my attention that there is a plan for a fireworks display to occur every weekend from mid-May through September. On the surface, this reads like a nice idea, but if one is to think …

Upper Makefield officials have already hired a consultant to spearhead research efforts aimed at getting the Washington Crossing Toll-Supported Bridge placed on the National Register of Historic places. Now, the township supervisors are looking to expand the scope of Jeff Marshall’s work.

On April 20, the Aquetong Watershed Association held its annual trash cleanup event. Thirty-five volunteers removed more than 40 bags of trash from the roadsides, woods and creeks within the …

The only planned public meeting concerning a “stormwater utility” in Lambertville was held April 23. The meeting information was presented by ANJEC, Princeton Hydro and the mayor.

It seems impossible to know what is best regarding the proposed reworking of our legendary Washington Crossing Bridge. But there is a simple solution for now. This will alleviate accidents and also …

Earlier this year, when the New Hope-Lambertville Toll-Supported Bridge rehabilitation began, residents of both communities voiced concern that the sidewalks would not be open during ShadFest, which …

Delaware River Basin Commission Executive Director Steve Tambini will retire Dec. 1 after 10 years in the role. Tambini made the announcement at this month’s quarterly business meeting.

Resistance to a potential project that could see the Washington Crossing Toll-Supported Bridge transformed into a bigger, broader span is growing.

The Upper Makefield Township Board of Supervisors is pursuing an effort to get the Washington Crossing Bridge placed on the National Register of Historic Places. The initiative comes after township …

To invigorate a years-long fight to impede the New Jersey Department of Transportation’s massive rockfall mitigation project, the leader of Devil’s Tea Table Alliance wants the Tinicum Board of …

The recent news that the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission is considering replacing the Washington Crossing Bridge is very concerning. The unintended consequences a new modern bridge will …

Calling the 119-year-old span “operationally challenged,” the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission is floating a plan to replace the Washington Crossing Toll-Supported Bridge, which crosses the Delaware River, connecting Upper Makefield and Hopewell N.J.

The Golden Pheasant Bridge, which has allowed River Road traffic to cross the Delaware Canal in Tinicum Township since 1932, reopened to vehicles Friday morning. The bridge was closed in mid-December …

Before there was a town named Lambertville, there was Coryell’s Ferry, one of the first ferries to operate on the Delaware River. Established in 1733, the ferry served as a vital link on Old York …

State police have located the 30-year-old woman who jumped into the Delaware River Monday just after 6:30 p.m. Charges against the woman, who was found Tuesday uninjured, are pending, according to police.

Three bodies of water — the Delaware River, the Delaware Canal, and Lake Afton — have led people to Yardley. From the first Lenni Lenape to New York City dwellers seeking post-COVID havens, Yardley and its waterways have provided sustenance and serenity.

Ah, my beloved River Road. It’s always been a part of my life — and now it’s getting a bit of national recognition — but in a light I hadn’t considered. I’ve been traveling it since my …

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