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TCA boys basketball outlasts Trenton to win record-setting seventh Mercer County Tournament title

TRENTON — When the Trenton Catholic Academy boys basketball team came up one point short in last year’s Mercer County Tournament final, Khalif Battle personally accepted the responsibility of leading the Iron Mikes back to the top of the mountain.


[NATL-Chi}'Empire' Producers Remove Smollett's Character From Final 2 Episodes of Season

"Empire" star Jussie Smollett is being removed from the final two episodes of the season, producers announced Friday, one day after Smollett turned himself in to police over accusations he staged a hate crime attack on himself to boost his career.


22-Year-Old Bucks Co. Woman Reported Missing

BUCKS COUNTY, PA — A 22-year-woman has been reported missing out of Plumstead Township, police said. Kendra Cruz was reported missing Thursday, Feb. 21 from the 5000 block of Winterberry Drive.


Gov. Tom Wolf creates Pennsylvania census team

The next decennial census count of the nation’s population is right around the corner. To prepare for the April 1, 2020, start of the count, Gov. Tom Wolf has selected more than three dozen organizations to help Pennsylvania poll its people.


Former Bucks County pediatric medical assistant pleads guilty to child sexual exploitation

PHILADELPHIA >> Cameron Carlucci, 27, of Philadelphia, entered a guilty plea on Feb. 19 to a federal indictment which charged him with two counts of distribution of child pornography, and one count of possession of child pornography.


Troopers Chase Minivan From Bucks County To Philadelphia

A driver fled Pennsylvania State Police and kicked off a chase last week, according to court papers. Last Thursday around 8:25 p.m., a trooper was using radar to monitor the speed of vehicles along westbound I-295 in Lower Makefield, about a mile from the Middletown border, when a Chrysler Town and


Fugitive Ian Cultrona captured in Pennsylvania, awaiting extradition

Nancy Molnar The Times-Reporter @nmolnarTRStaff Reporter A 36-year-old man who is charged with attempted murder was arrested today in New Brighton, Pa., about 28 miles northwest of Pittsburgh.


Audit Says Pennsylvania Officials Took Freebies From Voting Machine Firms

Pennsylvania's elected auditor said Friday that officials in 18 of the state's 67 counties reported accepting gifts, meals or trips from firms competing to sell or lease new voting machines ahead of the 2020 elections.


Pennsylvania Game Commission internship plants career seeds for student

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A summer internship with the Pennsylvania Game Commission helped Penn State senior Dominic Lenzi cultivate his skills in the field of forestry. Lenzi, of Hermitage, a forest ecosystem management major in the College of Agricultural Sciences, learned about the internship when a


The man who will be remembered as a part of the first fart joke in movie history comes to New Hope

By his own count, Burton Gilliam has acted in “52 movies, a coupla hundred TV shows, and I don’t know how many commercials.” But he’ll forever be remembered as part of the first, and most epic, fart joke in cinematic history.


5 men shot, one of them dead near Pennsylvania Ave and Bloom Street

BALTIMORE, Md. — Baltimore Police are investigating reports of five men shot near the area of Pennsylvania Avenue and Bloom Street. According to police, around 6:15 p.m. Thursday, patrol officers heard gunshots coming from the area of Pennsylvania Avenue and responded to the scene.


Yardley Teen Gave Acquiantance Fatal Dose Of 'Molly': DA

LOWER MAKEFIELD, PA — An 18-year-old from Lower Makefield has been ordered into a juvenile facility after a court ruled he gave MDMA, also known as ecstasy or "Molly," to another teen who later died from an overdose of the drug.


These Are Doylestown's Best Auto Repair Shops, New Analysis Says

DOYLESTOWN, PA — Finding a good mechanic can save you money and time. A new analysis by the nonprofit Delaware Valley Consumers' Checkbook looks at more than 380 auto repair shops in the region, including eight in Doylestown, to determine which offer the best service based on price and quality.


Pennsylvania, ACLU reach settlement to ‘protect the rights of prisoners’

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Starting on April 6, letters from lawyers sent to prisoners in Pennsylvania will no longer be scanned and stored at a facility in Florida. The state has reached a settlement with several groups including the ACLU.


Doylestown Youth Fishing Program Sets Key Dates For 2019 Season

Spring is just around the corner, which means it's almost time for the start of Doylestown's Youth Fishing Program. The popular borough program will have its opening day on April 4 at the Doylestown Borough Dam in Fanny Chapman Park. But first, there's some work to do.


Warminster Pediatrician Responds After Ex-Aide Admits Child Porn

WARMINSTER, PA — No patients were harmed, and none of their records were accessed, by a former medical assistant at a Warminster pediatrics office who has pleaded guilty to child pornography, the practice said Friday.


Bucks County historic barn converted into breathtaking guest house

Brett King Builder was responsible for this historic barn conversion project located in Upper Black Eddy, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. An original historic barn was completely remodeled into efficient living quarters, while preserving and exposing original stone and timbers.


Bucks County trio falls in District One

Girard College 45, Plumstead Christian 35: Carson Curry (16 points) and Drew Grow (11) each picked up double-digits to lead Plumstead, but they fell in the District One Class A semifinals.


Sex assault suspect extradited from Israel to Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH – An Israeli man who allegedly had been on the run for 15 years after being accused of raping a teenage girl in Pennsylvania has been extradited back to the United States.


Teen convicted in fatal ecstasy overdose of honor student. Authorities say it’s a first

Kyle Valdez was a certified scuba diver, black belt in karate and honors student who was headed to Drexel University to study biomedical engineering. Last April, though, he did ecstasy with another teen and died in the front seat of a vehicle parked at a Bucks County, Pennsylvania pizza parlor. The