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Man to give $1,000 for each jobless worker hired

...This becomes like an incredible stimulus program."The idea came to Epstein at his sprawling home in suburban Bucks County last month. He said he hopes his program will encourage businesses in the region and beyond to make hundreds of thousands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-17/man-give-1000-each-jobless
Business
Blake Edwards dies at age 88

...sculpting in mid-life, and his bronze works in the style of Henry Moore drew critical praise in shows in Los Angeles and Bucks County, Pa.---Associated Press writer Bob Thomas contributed to this story.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-16/blake-edwards-dies-age-88
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Berenstain Bears co-creator dies at 82

...popular children's books about a loving furry family called the Berenstain Bears, has died. He was 82 and lived in Bucks County in suburban Philadelphia. He died in Pennsylvania on Saturday, said Audra Boltion, a spokeswoman for HarperCollins...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/30/art_27446.shtml
Arts
Schoolhouse inspires pupils

...High School. "But I think she felt that it was her calling because of her background." Ms. Schofield was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, in 1839 to Quaker parents who had strong abolitionist beliefs. At the end of the Civil War, she came...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/07/aik_1102.shtml
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Rain garden is perfect way to make use of stormwater

...this is something that is hot, something that definitely is capturing a lot of interest," says Nancy Beaubaire, of Bucks County, Pa.,'s Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, which has held a workshop on rain gardening. "It is fairly new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/10/gar_428103.shtml
Gardening
Smarty rarin' to race, ready to be a Triple Crown Champ

...Philadelphia and the Philly city council wants to stage a parade down Broad Street. Bensalem Mayor Joseph DiGirolamo told the Bucks County Courier Times: "I am very disappointed. We may need to redefine the borders with Philadelphia." The mayor wants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/20/oth_416227.shtml
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Odds and ends

...DeSanctis to visit him, according to court records. In March of 2000, however, Pritchard moved from Chester County to Bucks County and no longer made Barney available for DeSanctis to visit. In a decision released Friday, the Pennsylvania Superior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/11/biz_347847.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...defendants Gregory Neff and brothers Robert N. Messersmith and Arthur Messersmith. The court upheld a December ruling from Bucks County Judge Edward Biester that new information uncovered in 2000 gave prosecutors a legitimate reason to reopen the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/27/met_341197.shtml
Metro
Man buys abandoned condo, finds owner

...should know something about this," said Sam DiPaolo, who lives across the street. "I mean, it's shocking." The Bucks County District Attorney's Office said that Warminster police were reviewing their incident reporting procedures to determine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/29/biz_330445.shtml
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Penguins reacquire Kevin Stevens

...drug tests and court appearances and attend recovery meetings to have the felony drug charge dropped. Last month, the Bucks County (Pa.) Courier Times reported that Stevens had an apparent setback in his rehabilitation program, telling a Flyers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/15/hoc_306752.shtml
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