Bucks County
Author: Cora Berke

Cora Berke is a former writer for the Bucks County Herald and currently writes for New Hope Celebrates.

She has previously served on the Board of Fighting Aids Continuously Together (FACT) Bucks County and volunteered for Homefirst and Good Grief in New Jersey. Cora also writes poetry. A retired medical secretary, she loves traveling, knitting and reading. She lives in Lambertville, NJ and is the proud mom of a rescue cat and a Yorkshire Terrier.

Fall Dining 2019: What's New in New Hope

Monday, November 11, 2019 10:00 AM by Cora Berke

“It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon.”- Sarah Addison Adler

If summer is barbecue, ice cream and lemonade; autumn is stew, apple crisp and cappuccino. With a bit of chill in the air, it’s time to come inside and enjoy a meal at one of the new restaurants in New Hope, PA. Whether you are seated by a fire or watching the leaves glistening on the river,

Off the Beaten Path: New Hope Hidden Gems

Monday, July 22, 2019 12:00 PM by Cora Berke

"Summer's lease hath all too short a date," William Shakespeare.

Don’t let this summer pass you by without a trip to New Hope, PA. Whether you come for a day or two or more, you can find something for everyone. Meandering through New Hope’s quaint streets, there are hidden gems just waiting to be discovered.

I have put together a list of my favorites and hope you enjoy them as much as I do!


Preparing for Pride

Monday, May 13, 2019 2:00 PM by Cora Berke

I think... if it is true that
there are as many minds as there
are heads, then there are as many
kinds of love as there are hearts.”

Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

Idyllically situated along the banks of the Delaware River is the town of New Hope, PA. Strolling across the bridge, watching the ducks and occasional swans paddling by, residents and visitors are awed by the beauty surrounding them.