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The national education organization best known for its Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and Advanced Placement (AP) programs and testing has given the Palisades School District special recognition for encouraging young women to study computer science.

Advocating for a better America

One hundred and four years ago, on Feb. 14 1920, the League of Women Voters was formed, six months before winning the fight for Women’s Suffrage. Its founders were those who had spent the previous …

Chatterbox: Of many issues

There’s something inherently wrong when rights and privileges, or access to certain basic necessities are denied to any particular group of people.All and any basic human equalities are …

Voter turnout — readers weigh in

In several recent columns in this newspaper, the League of Women Voters has addressed the issue of poor voter turnout. Last month we invited readers to help us identify ways to encourage better voter …

When Sarah Cornwell’s husband – who holds a Master of Business Administration degree – said her longtime jewelry business was on the verge of closing, she knew she needed help.Cornwell, who has …

The news that she had been selected from some 2,500 applicants across the country to be recognized as a L’Oreal Paris “Women of Worth,” honoree shocked Cass Forkin.

Three Bucks County products recently completed the season with the women’s soccer team at Misericordia University. Caitlin Somerville (William Tennent) appeared in 19 games and was the MVP of the …

In the November 2023 municipal election, “we the people” made our decisions about who would represent us. We voted for commissioners and row officers, township and borough officials, judicial …

New Hope-Solebury senior Madelyn Thistlewaite has signed her letter of intent to play Division I women’s lacrosse at Bucknell University. Thistlewaite has had a lengthy athletic career in New …

Arcadia University’s primary professor of American politics and government has been named the next executive director of the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania.

Three area women’s basketball standouts are habitually earning conference hardware. Monday marked the fourth straight week that the Division II Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference honored a …

The Quakertown Business and Professional Women’s Organization is supporting the 2023-24 BPW/PA Project called Keystone Human Services. The members recently heard from David Kunicki, Keystone’s …

The Village Improvement Association of Doylestown (VIA) is offering an adult coloring book to share the fascinating history of the founding of Doylestown Hospital in 1923. The coloring book will also …

The public is invited to a screening of the film “Native Women and Allies Speak: What You Weren’t Taught in School” at the Doylestown Friends Quaker Meeting, 95 E. Oakland Ave., Doylestown, at …

Millersville (14-2-3) won its fourth Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference championship in five seasons on Nov. 12. Bob Hennessey was an enormous part of it.Redshirt senior Hennessey (Archbishop …

Millersville (14-2-3) won its fourth Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference championship in five seasons on Nov. 12. Bob Hennessey was an enormous part of it.Redshirt senior Hennessey (Archbishop …

1. The League of Women Voters is an outgrowth of the Suffrage Movement. First proposed in Congress in 1878, the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote, was passed in 1919 and ratified in …

The first annual Bucks County Women in Business Summit for Kin Wellness and Support Center was a smashing success, according to Keith Fenimore of Main St.Nearly 100 local business owners gathered …

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