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Bucks County loses 'bigger-than-life' presence - News  The Intelligencer

Former Hilltown police chief and firefighter George C. Egly Jr. died Tuesday at the age of 85. The current Hilltown chief shared some memories of his mentor.



Bensalem High Commencement, End-Of-Year Dates Announced  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High Commencement, Year-End Dates - Bensalem, PA - Bensalem High School's 95th annual commencement will be held at Bensalem Memorial ...



US News High School Rankings: How Did Bensalem High Fare?  Bensalem, PA Patch

US News High School Rankings: Bensalem High - Bensalem, PA - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. See how ...



Bensalem Schools Art Festival Is Next Week  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Schools Art Festival Is Next Week - Bensalem, PA - Hundreds of works will be on display in the Bensalem High School gymnasium. The exhibit is ...



Bensalem High School to host district robotics event  Bucks County Courier Times

Robotics teams from more than 30 high schools will be competing Saturday and Sunday.



Bensalem High Drama To Present Cinderella!  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High Drama To Present 'Cinderella!' - Bensalem, PA - Tickets may be purchased online​ or at the door, as long as seats are available.



Bensalem schools get $800,000 in state grants - News  The Intelligencer

Two state lawmakers who represent and live in Bensalem have delivered some good news for public and private schools in the township. State Sen. Tommy ...



Bensalem teachers protest over contract stalemate - News  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 High School student killed in dirt bike accident  69News WFMZ-TV

An 18-year-old has died and a 16-year-old is in extremely critical condition after a dirt bike accident in Bucks County Friday.



Bensalem High School robotics team does well at world championship  Bucks County Courier Times

The team won its division at the world championship event held in Detroit.



Bensalem High To Host Film Festival  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High To Host Film Festival - Bensalem, PA - The Ryan K. Wilson Memorial OTN Film Festival showcases student work and proceeds benefit the club ...



Bensalem Teachers, School Board Reach Agreement  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Teachers, School Board Reach Agreement - Bensalem, PA - The tentative agreement on a contracted will be voted on by the district's board of ...



Bensalem board approves new six-year teachers contract  Bucks County Courier Times

Teachers and other professionals in the 442-member Bensalem Township Education Association had been working under the terms of a contract that expired ...



Sale of vacant Bensalem middle school stalled; developer revising plans  The Intelligencer

The township council recently voted against a zoning overlay and land development approval for the project a developer wants to build on the property.



Bensalem High School robotics team wins district competition  Bucks County Courier Times

BENSALEM SCHOOLS — The Bensalem High School Fightin' Robotic Owls recently won a district robotics competition at Hatboro-Horsham High School.



Bensalem High Students, Teachers Square Off On Game Show  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem High Students, Teachers Play Game Show - Bensalem, PA - The winners on "The ClassH-Room," on Fox 29, will receive $500 toward a school ...



District Working On Heat Issues At Bensalem Elementary School  Bensalem, PA Patch

District Works On Heat Issues At Bensalem School - Bensalem, PA - Only one classroom at Samuel K. Faust Elementary School remains without heat after an ...



BHS Engineering Students Visit Villanova  Bensalem, PA Patch

BHS Engineering Students Visit Villanova - Bensalem, PA - The students got to see technology being developed at the university for people with disabilities and ...



BHS Jazz Band Named Grand Champions At Competition  Bensalem, PA Patch

BENSALEM, PA — Bensalem High School's jazz band has taken home a top honor. This past weekend, the band traveled to the Cavalcade of Bands Jazz ...



Large Funeral Procession For Firefighter Is Tuesday In Bensalem  Bensalem, PA Patch

Philly Firefighter's Burial Is Tuesday In Bensalem - Bensalem, PA - Schools in Bensalem will close early on Tuesday due to anticipated traffic resulting from the ...



Bensalem Lions Club awards five scholarships to high school seniors  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem Lions Club, a community *service* organization, awarded five $1000 scholarships to Bensalem Township high students.



Bensalem teachers ratify new contract - News  Bucks County Courier Times

Teachers and others in their union have been working for more than 20 months under the terms of a contract that expired on June 30, 2017. Bensalem teachers ...



Winning Bensalem Robotics Team To Host Next Competition  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Robotics Team To Host Next Competition - Bensalem, PA - *Fresh* off of a district competition victory, the Fighting Robotic Owls will be hosting one of ...



Bensalem Teen Killed In Dirt Bike Crash  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Teen Killed In Dirt Bike Crash - Bensalem, PA - The Bensalem High School student was killed and a 16-year-old, who was driving the dirt bike, was in ...



Bensalem board to vote on six-year teachers contract Wednesday night  Bucks County Courier Times

Bensalem teachers and other professionals in their 442-member union will get most of their pay increases in the final three years of a proposed new six-year ...



2 Bensalem Students Get National Merit Nod  Bensalem, PA Patch

2 Bensalem Students Get National Merit Nod - Bensalem, PA - The National Merit Scholarship "commended students" are seniors and will be eligible for ...



Bensalem school officials discuss later start times - News  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 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 softball battles before falling to William Tennent  The Trentonian

BENSALEM, Pa. — The nickname of the teams at Bensalem High School is the Fighting Owls and it certainly pertains to what's going on with its softball team.



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 ...



2002 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 33  Bensalem, PA Patch

2002 Bensalem High School Graduate Dies At 33 - Bensalem, PA - ​Patrick J. Hirst, a lifelong resident of Bensalem, passed away on Jan. 31 at the age of 33.



HS Softball Wrap: Bensalem stuns CR South with 7th-inning rally  The Trentonian

HOLLAND, Pa. — It was day to remember for Dan Schram's Bensalem High School softball team as the Owls rallied with six runs in the top of the seventh inning.



Family donates scoreboard to Bensalem school in honor of son  Bucks County Courier Times

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



Group honored for saving Bensalem swimmer - News  Bucks County Courier Times

A 14-year-old swimmer who nearly drowned during a practice session was revived by four heroes who were at the pool in Bensalem that night.



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 ...



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 to honor 10 distinguished alumni - News  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 Fall Festival Set For Saturday  Bensalem, PA Patch

Bensalem Fall Festival Set For Saturday - Bensalem, PA - The Saturday, Oct. 6 celebration of community pride will take place at Penn Community Bank ...



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 High School evacuated after formaldehyde leak  6abc.com

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



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 comeback sinks New Hope-Solebury - Sports  The Intelligencer

NEW HOPE — In a frantic final minute with a game's worth of ups and downs, Chloe Munyon was the very picture of grace under pressure. With her team trailing ...



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 ...



Tech School Student Remains Hospitalized Following Dirt Bike Crash  LevittownNow.com

The 16-year-old Bucks County Technical High School student who was severely hurt in a crash last week remained in critical but stable condition as of Friday ...



Bensalem, Newtown women share bond through kidney transplant  Bucks County Courier Times

On April 9, Shelley Gunnip, of Bensalem, donated her right kidney to Rose Rau, of Newtown Township. The two have been friends for 45 years after meeting at a ...



Bensalem High School students designing special sled for the blind  Bucks County Courier Times

Six students in technology education teacher Dan Lubacz's Industrial Design class are designing a snow sled for the blind and visually impaired. Six Bensalem ...



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.



13 People Inducted Into Bensalem High School Hall of Fame  Patch.com

13 People Inducted Into Bensalem High School... - Bensalem, PA - The ceremony took place Saturday. Congrats to all new inductees!



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Futsal legend Falcao will be in the region Thursday  69News WFMZ-TV

The "Michael Jordan" of Futsal will be in the region on Thursday giving a clinic and playing in a game at Bensalem High School.



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.



Parades will highlight Memorial Day weekend in Bucks, Montco  Bucks County Courier Times

Communities throughout Bucks and Eastern Montgomery counties will take time this Memorial Day weekend to honor those who served and sacrificed.



When his brother's special-needs basketball clinic shut down, Holy Ghost junior John Burke created his own  PhillyVoice.com

Three months ago, Burke, 17, a Holy Ghost junior on the basketball team, had an idea. That thought, first presented to his parents one weekday night while they ...



Pennridge Rams stun district champ Abington Galloping Ghosts in fourth try this season  Bucks County Courier Times

The Rams, behind 26 points from senior Sean Yoder, advanced to the state quarterfinals for the first time in school history.



Former Bensalem resident wins LinkedIn and Disney contest  Bucks County Courier Times

Sasha Jacob applied to the Dream Disney Experience on a whim but won a once-in-a-lifetime experience. A Disney dream became a reality for former ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Central Bucks East runs past Bensalem - Sports  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 ...



Teen Driver Sentenced In Death Of Bensalem High School Student  CBS Local

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — A Bensalem teen is headed to county prison, following his sentencing today in Bucks County court. Earlier this year, the ...



Bensalem school district dedicates Veterans Wall  Bucks County Courier Times

The Bensalem school district and its alumni association recently dedicated the new Veterans' Wall at the high school. The wall honors all Bensalem High School ...



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

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



Pennsbury board appoints acting high school principal - News  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



National Liberty Museum honors 4 Bucks, Montco teachers - News  Bucks County Courier Times

Educators from Bensalem, North Penn and Abington high schools received "Teacher as Hero" awards.



Pennsbury adds seven new pieces of art to district's permanent collection  Bucks Local News

PENNSBURY >> Seven new pieces of student art are now adorning the walls and display cases inside the Pennsbury administration building on Yardley ...



Bright futures, history of service shine at school graduation  CatholicPhilly.com

Darwin Escalares (left) and Donyae Austin were among 13 students from the St. Francis-St. Joseph and St. Vincent Homes honored at a combined June 20 high ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Bensalem High School senior wins $5,000 scholarship in Jeopardy competition  The Intelligencer

Bensalem's Vrund Patel won the competition sponsored by TruMark Financial Credit Union, and Neshaminy High School senior Ryan Mace won a $2000 ...



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.



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 ...



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

BENSALEM, Pa. (WPVI) -- 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 ...



Cochlear implants help deaf girl lead cheers at Bensalem High School  Bucks County Courier Times

Alice McGivern has the joy of leading cheers and — thanks to modern medical technology — the joy of hearing herself do it.The Bensalem High School ...



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.



Bensalem Orchestra Students Participate In String Day  Patch.com

Bensalem, PA - Thirteen Bensalem students joined 150 others for the Nov. 5 concert.



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 Republicans keep control of township - News  Bucks County Courier Times

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



Red Cross honors Bucks County heroes - News  The Intelligencer

Recognized during the event at Parx East in Bensalem were people and organizations that did various acts of heroism over the past year. Heroes took center ...



Perry County Times Obituaries - March 23, 2019  PennLive.com

WILSON J. HANSBURY Wilson J. HansburySubmitted Wilson J. Hansbury, 77, of Little Buffalo Road, Newport, died Wednesday, March 6, 2019. He was born ...



'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 ...



Central Bucks East Patriots roll past Pennridge - Sports  The Intelligencer

BENSALEM — The opportunity was what they were hoping for. Getting that opportunity would be more difficult. “We made it to the semifinals when I was a ...



PIAA BOYS' VOLLEYBALL, TUESDAY, MAY 28: York Suburban cruises to state 2-A quarterfinals  York Dispatch

The York Suburban boys' volleyball team cruised to a dominating 3-0 win over Lansdale Catholic in a first-round PIAA Class 2-A match.



Dunkin’ of Greater Philadelphia awards $50,000 in academic scholarships  Press of Atlantic City

Philadelphia, PA. — Dunkin' and its greater Philadelphia-area franchisees, in partnership with Scholarship America, today announced the recipients of its tenth ...



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 ...



​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 ...



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

UPDATE, 3:17 p.m.: Bensalem Township School District Superintendent Dr. Samuel Lee released a statement on the fight at a basketball game when Bensalem ...



- GA skeleton crew goes 1-1 in summer hoops league  Chestnut Hill Local

by Tom Utescher A short-staffed Germantown Academy squad suffered its first loss in the girls' basketball summer league in Warminster last week. After GA.



Bucks County native Richard Bush still rocking with the Peace Creeps  Bucks County Courier Times

The former singer of the A's, who made the charts in the early '80s with the single “A Woman's Got the Power,” plays Randy Now's Man Cave in Bordentown ...



Bensalem HS Mock Election Puts Clinton In Office  Patch.com

The Bensalem High School hosted a mock election Monday ahead of Tuesday's general election and the student body nearly went straight democrat with its ...



Davida C. Godett, 43, advocate for stroke awareness  The Philadelphia Tribune

Davida C. Godett, an advocate for stroke awareness, died on Monday, May 13, 2019, after a lengthy health battle. She was 43.



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 ...



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 ...



Dunkin' of Philadelphia Awards Three Chester County Students with Academic Scholarship  MyChesCo

PHILADELPHIA, PA — Dunkin' and its greater Philadelphia-area franchisees, in partnership with Scholarship America, announced the recipients of its tenth ...



Bensalem school board member Jason Harris resigns - News  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 ...



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