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Bensalem Native Wins 2 Grammy Awards  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Native Wins 2 Grammy Awards - Bensalem, PA - Kernis was born in Philly and grew up in Bensalem, where his musical studies began on violin and ...



Saturday's Southeastern Pa. roundup: Deuce Turner scores 41 points to lead Malvern past Plymouth Whitemarsh in John Salmons Classic  Philly.com

Deuce Turner scored a game-high 41 points Saturday as the Malvern Prep basketball team topped Plymouth Whitemarsh, 90-86, in the John Salmons Classic at ...



Abington rallies past Pennridge for SOL title - Sports  The Intelligencer

Huge fourth-quarter run erases eight-point deficit and ruins the Rams bid for a huge upset in the Suburban One League championship game.



Bensalem Board of Education considers performing arts charter school  Bucks County Courier Times

The school board must now wait at least 45 days, but no more than 75 days, to vote on the proposed arts charter high school in Bensalem.



Bensalem High School Grad Passes Away At 38  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High School Grad Passes Away At 38 - Bensalem, PA - ​Daniel Fenerty, a 1997 Bensalem High School graduate, passed away at his parent's home ...



Bensalem school board to consider arts charter high school  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem school board will hold a hearing on a proposed arts charter high school in the township on Nov. 7. It's set for 7:30 p.m. at Bensalem High School, ...



10 Bensalem Graduates To Receive Distinguished Alumni Award  Bensalem, PA Patch

Distinguished Alumni Awards - Bensalem, PA - Ten Bensalem High School graduates will receive a Distinguished Alumni Award during a ceremony on Sept. 29.



Bensalem school officials discuss later start times  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem Township School District psychologist Gail Karafin said letting high school and middle school students sleep longer and start school later would have ...



Bensalem High School to honor 10 distinguished alumni  Bucks County Courier Times

Philadelphia television news reporter and former Bucks County Courier Times video reporter Trish Hartman is among the 10 who will be honored.



Bensalem adds middle schools resource officer - News  Bucks County Courier Times

The 10-year agreement for a middle schools resource officer in Bensalem calls for the school district to pay $523384, an amount that will cover the costs for the ...



Change in policy upsets community groups in Bensalem  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

Bensalem, Pa. (WTXF) - A change in policy has some community groups upset. They say they won't be able to afford programming because a local school ...



Bensalem teachers protest over contract stalemate Jan 14 at 6:23 PM  The Intelligencer

About 50 teachers and other professionals in their union carried signs outside the district administration building urging the school board to vote yes on a fact ...



Bensalem School District, police detail school safety plans ahead of upcoming academic year  WPVI-TV

Local law enforcement officials and administrators from the Bensalem School District met with the public Tuesday night to detail their joint safety plan for schools ...



Family donates scoreboard to Bensalem school in honor of son  The Intelligencer

The scoreboard at the Bensalem school is to honor the memory of Jason Rubin, who died in 1998 while a seventh-grader there.



Free Lunch This Summer For Kids In Bensalem  Bensalem, PA Patch

Free Lunch This Summer For Kids In Bensalem - Bensalem, PA - Bensalem Township School District will again be offering free breakfasts and lunches for ...



Bensalem soccer players, parents concerned about fields  Bucks County Courier Times

Parents and players urged school district officials at a recent board meeting to improve the condition of the fields.



State Secretary of Labor and Industry visits Bensalem High School  Bucks County Courier Times

Jerry Oleksiak, a 1970 Holy Ghost Preparatory School graduate, talked to students in an Advanced Placement government class about the impact various state ...



Persuasion is the best tool, two lobbyists tell Bensalem High School students  Bucks County Courier Times

Lobbyists David Kralle and Sean Schafer spoke to students in teacher George Daka's Advance Placement Government class. The power of persuasion is the ...



2004 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 32  Bensalem, PA Patch

Obituary via Dougherty Funeral Home: Jennifer N. Waltz of Trevose died Friday, March 23, 2018, at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She was 32. Born in ...



Bensalem High School students build sled for the blind  6abc.com

For a group of engineering students at Bensalem High School, their latest project started with a snowstorm and a guest speaker from Villanova University.



Video: Community celebrates Bensalem High School baseballs historic run  The Intelligencer

The Bensalem community came together on Tuesday, June 19, at the Penn Community Bank Amphitheater to celebrate the best baseball team in Bensalem ...



Bensalem School District holding education expo Tuesday  The Intelligencer

The event at Bensalem High School will showcase the district's various programs.



Central Bucks East runs past Bensalem  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — The Central Bucks East football team had the right formula to battle both host Bensalem and Mother Nature on Friday night. With a steady rain for ...



Bensalem High School robotics team to unveil new robot Tuesday night  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — The Bensalem High School Fightin' Robotics Owls team will unveil its new robot to the public at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Bensalem High ...



Sangillo: New eight-lane pool a big hit with Bensalem High School swim team  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem just completed its first season in a brand new eight-lane pool.“It's an amazing facility,” Bensalem coach D.J. Mergard said. “We're so fortunate to be ...



Student-run credit union opens at Bensalem High School  Bucks County Courier Times

Students can open checking and savings accounts and cash checks at the new TruMark Federal Credit Union inside Bensalem High School.



This Was The Average SAT Score For Bensalem Students In 2017  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem SAT Scores - Bensalem, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Education recently released average SAT scores for each public high school.



Bensalem celebrates its elite baseball team  The Intelligencer

The Bensalem High School state runner-up team was honored during a celebration Tuesday afternoon at the township's Penn Community Bank Amphitheater.



Registration For Free Preschool Program At Bensalem High School Now Open  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - There is space available in the afternoon session for 4-year-olds. The free program goes from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. starting on Oct. 31.



Bensalem High School students hold mock election  6abc.com

Bensalem High School students weighed in on the presidential race during a mock election Monday.



A sled for the blind? Students are making one at Bensalem High School  Philly.com

A winter storm led a gaggle of students at the Bucks County high school to develop a prototype for a sled for the visually impaired.



Bensalem High School evacuated after formaldehyde leak  6abc.com

Bensalem High School was evacuated on Tuesday due to a hazmat incident.



Bucks woman found dead after calling 911 to say boyfriend was going to kill her  Philly.com

The victim was stabbed to death in her car. Police arrested a suspect late Monday.



Couple Charged With Bensalem Battery Thefts  Bensalem, PA Patch

Couple Charged With Bensalem Battery Thefts - Bensalem, PA - A Philadelphia couple has been charged in connection ​with a series of battery thefts that ...



Check Out This Bensalem High School Class Prank  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - The class of 2016 put a phony ad on Craigslist listing Bensalem High School for sale at $2016 as a prank.



Bensalem High School students shine at DECA competition  Bucks County Courier Times

Nine Bensalem students placed high in various categories in in the Distributive Education Clubs of America district-level competition.



State Trooper Impostor Busted By Acquaintance In Bensalem  Bensalem, PA Patch

State Trooper Impostor Reported In Bensalem - Bensalem, PA - Police say the impostor pulled over a woman on Mayflower Dr. last month. Turns out, she was ...



Renovated Bensalem High School to include academies geared to specific areas of study  Bucks County Courier Times

When they drag themselves out of bed, shift from summer vacation into study mode again and file into Bensalem High School on Aug. 28, students will find not ...



At-risk teens go from hard knocks to high hopes at St. Francis-St. Vincent  CatholicPhilly.com

By Lou Baldwin • Posted June 28, 2018. It was Graduation Day June 20 at St. Francis-St. Vincent Home for Children in Bensalem, although the nine young men ...



Teen accused of selling pot brownies to middle school students  6abc.com

A Bensalem High School student is facing charges after police say he sold and distributed marijuana laced brownies to middle school students.



As insurance costs soar, more parents rely on school nurses for children's health care  Philly.com

Bensalem district officials have noticed that more parents now use school nurses as gatekeepers for their children's health care.



Gerard William Lynch Sr.  Bucks County Courier Times

On the morning of Aug. 15, 2018, surrounded by his loving family, Gerard William Lynch Sr. of Bensalem joined the love of his life, Janet, in heaven after an ...



​Bensalem High School Hosting Film Fest April 5  Patch.com

Bensalem High School Film Fest - Bensalem, PA - Proceeds benefit the Owls Television Network with a portion going to the Ryan K. Wilson Memorial ...



Bensalem Township School District Names New IT Director  Patch.com

Bensalem Township School District's Shafer Middle School Principal William Incollingo Jr. will be taking on a new role with the school district. Incollingo was ...



Bensalem officials, developer still trying to finalize sale of closed middle school  Bucks County Courier Times

The extension granted by the Bensalem school board Tuesday night was the sixth since an agreement of sale was reached in October of 2016. A closed ...



Video: Bensalem baseball continues hot start with win over Truman  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem High School baseball team sits alone atop the Suburban One League National Conference after Thursday's 15-2 win over Harry S. Truman in five ...



Driver sentenced after girl killed boarding school bus in Bensalem  6abc.com

A teenage driver from Bucks County has been sentenced in the death of a student who was killed while boarding a school bus in Bensalem.



Pennsbury board appoints acting high school principal  Bucks County Courier Times

Cherrissa Gibson will step in for Sue Becker, who is taking a sabbatical leave of absence for the second half of the school year. PENNSBURY SCHOOLS — The ...



Changes for some Pa. schools coming under new state rules  Philly.com

Come next year, more Pennsylvania schools will be tagged as struggling -- given supports and deadlines to improve -- under new rules detailed Thursday by the ...



Bensalem educator named Bucks County Teacher of the Year  Bucks County Courier Times

Cecelia Snyder Middle School teacher Kathryn Liese won $2500 and a $500 donation for her school in the contest run by the Inspire Federal Credit Union.



Bensalem School Supplies Available Online For 2016-2017 Year  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Get a jumpstart on your back-to-school shopping with an online app.



Neshaminy outlasts Bensalem in ninth-place game  Bucks County Courier Times

Late 3-pointers by Anthony Papeo helped Neshaminy rally from seven points down with less than a 1 1/2 minutes remaining to post win over SOL National rival.



Tom Meo: An ever-curious extrovert devoted to his family  Philly.com

Tom Meo would go out of his way to carve out time for his family, getting breakfast with his mom and goofing around with his younger sisters. He looked out for ...



Bensalem Students Compete In DECA District Competition, Advace To States  Patch.com

A group of Bensalem High School students recently participated in DECA's district event, with nearly 10 students moving on to the state competition. According to ...



'Shark Tank' Pirates Pitch Awards Cash and Scholarships to High School Entrepreneurs  Seton Hall University News & Events

Ten talented high school entrepreneurs with startup ideas or fledgling businesses, out of a field of nearly 250 applicants, faced off in a "Shark Tank" style ...



Bensalem Senior Named Commended Student By National Merit Program  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Congratulations to Bensalem High School senior Hetvi P. Patel, who has been named a Commended Student by the National Merit program.



Bensalem High School's $80M renovation project almost "two-thirds" done  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem High School students and staff will spend a third year enduring detours around areas of their school that are being upgraded and expanded in a ...



Bensalem Republicans keep control of township  Bucks County Courier Times

In a township election centered around local officials' leadership, Bensalem voters delivered a mixed message as to whether they approve.



Acting Co-Principal At Pennsbury High School West Named  Patch.com

Acting Co-Principal At PHS West Named - Yardley, PA - She will serve in the role for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year while the current co-principal is ...



School re-dedication ceremony in Bucks County  6abc.com

It was a big day at Bensalem High School in Bucks County.



2nd Suspect Sought After Man Points Gun At Trooper: Bucks Co. DA  Bensalem, PA Patch

Man Points Gun At Trooper: Bucks Co. DA - Bensalem, PA - Police are seeking a dark gray Dodge Charger with a red or maroon trunk and a temporary Florida ...



District Reaches Agreement To Sell Neil A. Armstrong Middle School For $6.25M  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - The sale price of the vacant school will be $6.25 million, according to information from the Bensalem School District.



High School Girl Overcomes Hearing Impairment To Cheer Without Fear  CBS Philly

BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) — At a homecoming practice inside of the Bensalem High School gym, there is a freshman rising to a challenge. Alice McGivern's ...



Bensalem names permanent HS principal, head football coach  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem High School's principal is staying put.The school board voted 5-2 Wednesday to remove the interim tag from William Ferrara's title after he was hired ...



Police: SUV that hit, killed Bensalem student a 'hot mess'  6abc.com

Police in Bensalem, Pa are working to build a criminal case against the 18-year-old driver who struck and killed a 16-year-girl as she was getting on her school ...



College Soccer Signing Tracker  Brotherly Game

Keeping tabs on the players from the area who are signing national letters of intent to play college soccer in 2019.



Bensalem High School Hall of Fame: Tamm treasures Hall of Fame induction  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — Ralph Tamm seemingly has mastered the balance between enjoying the moment and still appreciating the past.For Tamm, a 1984 graduate of ...



The long road from bloody Congo conflict to Bensalem and college  Philly.com

When Zola Makanda recounts his path from childhood in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to his freshman year at Manor College in Jenkintown, it sounds ...



Shafer Middle School in Bensalem honors veterans at assembly  Bucks County Courier Times

One veteran told students at the Bensalem school to think carefully about the words of the Pledge of Allegiance and what they mean.



Heres How Much It Costs To Live In The Philly Suburbs  Bensalem, PA Patch

How Much It Costs To Live In The Philly Suburbs - Bensalem, PA - How much do you have to earn to live comfortably in the Philadelphia suburbs? We have the ...



Bensalem school board member Jason Harris resigns  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem school board accepted the resignation of member Jason Harris at Wednesday night's meeting.Harris, 42, did not attend the meeting but said in a ...



Bensalems Fall Festival Is Saturday, Oct. 7  Patch.com

Bensalem's 2017 Fall Festival Is Oct. 7 - Bensalem, PA - The annual Fall Festival in Bensalem is Saturday, Oct. 7.



George H. Hadley Jr., 54, Bensalem High vice principal  Philadelphia Inquirer

George Henry Hadley Jr., 54, of Trevose, an assistant principal at Bensalem High School, died of complications from colon cancer on Sunday, Jan. 1, at St. Mary ...



Wurtzel, Diane  Waupaca County News

Diane Wurtzel, age 73, from Weyauwega, WI, entered eternal life in heaven peacefully with her family around her Friday, October 5, 2018. Diane was born ...



Bensalem considers demolishing Armstrong Middle School  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem school board is trying to find out how much it would cost to demolish the shuttered Neil A. Armstrong Middle School off busy Street Road in the ...



Tractor Trailer Falls Off Exit Ramp Onto I-95 In Bensalem  Bensalem, PA Patch

Tractor Trailer Falls Off Exit Ramp - Bensalem, PA - Breaking: A tractor trailer has fallen off an exit ramp onto I-95 in Bensalem.



Bensalem Woman Who Stole $215K From Elderly Neighbor Gets Jail  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Woman Sentenced For Stealing $215K - Bensalem, PA - ​A Bensalem woman who stole more than $215000 from a 91-year-old neighbor has been ...



New principal named at Bensalems Robert K. Shafer Middle School  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — Michael Stock has been appointed as the new principal at Bensalem's Robert K. Shafer Middle School.In the move recently approved ...



Charges after girl struck by SUV while boarding school bus  6abc.com

Police in Bensalem, Pa. have announced charges against the driver who they say struck and killed a 16-year-old girl as she was getting on her school bus.



Bensalem Woman Who May Be Suicidal Goes Missing: Police  Patch.com

Bensalem Woman Who May Be Suicidal Goes Missing - Bensalem, PA - Police say the woman was last seen Oct. 13. Authorities believe she may be suicidal ...



Bucks, Montgomery County students recognized for achievements  The Intelligencer

Sylvia Fisher, of Yardley, attending Muhlenberg College, performed in the production of “Machinal,” Sophie Treadwell's story that was played on the college's ...



Bensalem teen found guilty of sexually assaulting 10 girls  WPVI-TV

A Bensalem teen could spend more than 80 years in prison after being convicted late Friday in the rapes and sexual assaults of 10 young girls.



Student Achievers in Bucks, Montgomery counties recognized  Bucks County Courier Times

Area students named to the University of Delaware dean's list for the fall 2017 semester include Danielle Ford and Stephanie Schrader, of Bensalem; Brianna ...



Bensalem Schools Get Cs, D in Student Performance  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Half of the district's elementary schools are 'low-performing,' according to results released by the Pennsylvania School Performance Profile.



Young Bensalem Dad, Avid Hunter And Sports Fan, Passes Away At 38  Patch.com

Andrew Hacker Obituary - Bensalem, PA - Andrew Hacker of Bensalem passed away suddenly Tuesday, October 3 at Aria-Jefferson Health Torresdale. He was ...



Longtime Eddington House Chef Passes Away At 57  Patch.com

Bensalem Obituary: Paul D. O'Brien - Bensalem, PA - Paul O'Brien worked as a chef at the Eddington House for more than 30 years. He died Saturday at the ...



Teen held for trial in Bucks school bus stop death  Allentown Morning Call

A Bensalem teen faces trial for allegedly hitting and killing a student crossing the road to her bus in Bucks County.



Parades and solemn services will mark Memorial Day across Bucks and Montgomery counties  Bucks County Courier Times

Parades will fill the streets and services will honor the fallen, as Memorial Day is marked in communities across Bucks County and beyond.



Top Bensalem Crime Stories In 2016  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Here's a look ​at some of the top crime and police stories that happened in Bensalem in 2016.



Bensalem's Nick Cooper earns 100th win, Council Rock South wins conference wrestling crown  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — As expected, the SOL National Conference wrestling championships went to Council Rock South.However, the day belonged to Nick Cooper.



UPDATE: Harry S. Truman Principal, Bensalem SD Superindent Address Basketball Game Fight  Patch.com

This unfortunate incident remains under investigation. The safety and security of its student athletes is the primary concern of The Bensalem Township School ...



Foundation places college students in internships at nonprofits  The Intelligencer

Sixteen college students are working at nonprofits all over Bucks County through a program run by the Foundations Community Partnership.



Longtime Bensalem Resident Dies At 54 After Battle With Cancer  Patch.com

Obituary via Tomlinson Funeral Home: Thomas E. Sablich, passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, ...



Cherrissa Gibson named acting co-printicpal at Pennsbury High School West  Bucks Local News

FALLSINGTON >> The Pennsbury Board of School Directors on Dec. 6 appointed Cherrissa M. Gibson as the acting co-principal at Pennsbury High School ...



Man Admits to Killings of 4 Missing Men in Pennsylvania, Lawyer Says  The New York Times

Cosmo DiNardo, 20, had been described as a “person of interest” in the disappearance of four men after bodies were found buried on his parents' farm.



Southampton Native, Holy Ghost Prep Grad Dies At 28  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - ​Timothy Raymus Kuhn passed away on Monday, October 3. He was 28.



AP analysis: NRA gave $7.3 million to hundreds of schools, including Bethlehem Area and Southern Lehigh  Allentown Morning Call

The National Rifle Association has given more than $7 million in grants to hundreds of U.S. schools in recent years, according to an Associated Press analysis.



Services Set For Victim Of Fatal Bensalem Fire  Patch.com

Services have been set for the woman killed Tuesday in a fire at a home on Byberry Road. Julia Pachucki, 92, died in the early-morning blaze. She was a ...



Bensalem HS students begin new year with school still under construction  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem High School students arrived for the first day of the 2016-17 school year to a new traffic pattern at the school off Hulmeville Road.The school's new ...



Bensalem wrestling loses big to Abington  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM — Jake Thierjung wrestled at Bensalem (class of 2006) and later was an assistant before becoming head coach this season.On Wednesday night ...



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