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Heralding Our History: Worstall brick kiln fires up Newtown transformation

Brick is one thing that changes the complexion of a community. Newtown had at least two brick structures, one on South Main Street and the other — later known as the Brick Hotel — at the intersection of State Street and Washington Avenue in the 18th century.

The Newtown Historic Association will host Christine Applegate from the Museum of Indian Culture at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, at the Half Moon Inn, 105 Court St., Newtown.Applegate will discuss how …

Heralding Our History: Pride surges from the ashes of “Lighthouse Hill”

The African American community has been an integral part of the local fabric from the time Newtown was founded. During the first half of the 19th century, the Leedom Farm, the Pine Grove Farm and the …

Heralding Our History: When Newtown was the County Seat

Although no visible evidence remains today, Newtown served as the County Seat of Bucks County from 1726 to 1812, before it was moved to Doylestown. During this period, this rural community grew.

The Newtown Historic Association hosts “The Newtown Experience,” a weekend of events set to take place on Oct. 6 and 7. The unique celebration promises to transport attendees back in time to …

The Newtown Historic Association invites the community to a presentation by Mike Sellers on “The History of, and Plans for the Newtown Trolley Bridge” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, at the …

The Newtown Historic Association (NHA) is hosting a self-guided Garden Tour of Newtown Borough and Newtown Township on Saturday June 24. The tour will wind through the streets of Newtown Borough and …

The Newtown Historic Association (NHA) invites all families with children in the grades 4 through 6 to come to the Half-moon Inn at 105 Court St., Newtown, Sunday, from 1 to 3 p.m. for Student …

On Monday, April 17, the Newtown Historic Association and Bucks County Community College Foundation will jointly present a special program from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the Zlock Performing Arts Center at …

The March meeting of the Newtown Historic Association will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 20, at the Half Moon Inn, 105 Court St., Newtown.Local collector Kevin Kerchner will once again share …

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