List of Winners from the 2018 Fourth of July Parade

Floats

Most Patriotic – Lower Southampton Neighborhood Watch

Best Decorated – Lower Southampton Veterans Advisory Council

Most Original – Wings of Freedom

Babies

Most Patriotic – Dominick Christ Finley

Congratulations to all of the winners and Thank You to everyone who participated in our parade!

Road Closures in Lower Southampton Township

Beginning July 9th, there will be two road closures in Lower Southampton Township:

Monday, July 9 through Friday, July 13, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, on Route 532 (Buck Road) between Westbrook Road and Milton Street in Lower Southampton Township, Bucks County.  PECO is installing a new gas main.

Monday, July 9 (for approximately 2 weeks), Bustleton Pike between Clover Lane and Loretta Avenue for upgrades to the railroad crossing.  Local traffic will be allowed.  Detour recommended will be Stump Road to Street Road to Bustleton.

Motorists are asked to use caution and patience in these areas.  Please follow the detour signs.  Out of courtesy, PLEASE DO NOT drive through the neighborhoods.

Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through the work areas. All scheduled activities are weather dependent.

 

2018 Bucks County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events

Bucks County sponsors and manages five Household Hazardous Waste Collections each year throughout our County.  It is an important program to provide convenience for county residents to properly dispose of many special materials.

Please click here to see the list of events in our area and the list of acceptable and unacceptable materials.

For additional information on disposal options, contact:

Bucks County Planning Commission – www.buckscounty.org/recycling or 215-345-3400

The PADEP Recycling Hotline – 1-800-346-4242

L.S.A.A. Honors Scholarship Recipients & Volunteer of the Year

2018 Eric Hanson Award Winner Photo

The Eric Hanson Memorial Scholarship is a monetary award in Eric’s memory established as a tribute to the many years of service provided by his parents to Lower Southampton Athletic Association.  This scholarship is awarded to a senior who participated in LSAA for at least 3 years, who is in the top half of their class and has continued in sporting activities either in high school or at a club level.  The recipients received a $500 check and a commemorative plaque.  The recipients were honored by LSAA on 5/17/2018 at the Lower Southampton Township Building.

This year’s recipients are pictured above as follows:  Jodi Reich, Chase Rider, and Jacqueline Ziegler along with Eric Hanson’s parents.

2018 Pirritano Award Winner Photo

The Stephen J Pirritano Memorial Scholarship is a monetary award in acknowledgement of the impact that Lower Southampton Athletic Association has had on our children and those of our entire community by the Pirritano Family.  It is a  $500.00 scholarship to a graduating Senior in memory of their son Stevie.  This scholarship is awarded to a senior who participated in LSAA for at least 3 years, who is in the top half of their class and has continued in sporting activities either in high school or at a club level.  The recipients received a $500 check and a commemorative plaque.  The recipient was honored by LSAA on 5/17/2018 at the Lower Southampton Township Building.  The 1st Annual 2018 recipient of the Stephen J. Pirritano Memorial Scholarship “Stevie’s Fund” is Jessica Weber.

Pictured above are Jessica Weber along with the parents and sister of Stephen Pirritano.

2018 LSSA Volunteer of the Year

Joe Olenski Volunteer of the Year Award Winner  

The award is in tribute to Joe Olenski, past LSAA President and long-time volunteer for his many years of service.  The Joe Olenski Volunteer of the Year Award is in acknowledgement of the impact that the recipient has given, along with the many hours of service that has been provided to the Lower Southampton Athletic Association and the community as a whole.   The recipient was honored by LSAA on 5/17/2018 at the Lower Southampton Township Building.  The 2018 Joe Olenski Volunteer of the Year is John Smolenak.

Pictured above are: John Smolenak (blue shirt) and Joe Olenski (black shirt)

Friday with a First Responder

Come out to Starbucks Feasterville on Friday, May 4th from 2pm until 4pm.  FREE coffee for ALL First Responders (Police, Firefighters, EMS personnel)!

FREE Community Paper Shredding Event

State Rep. Frank Farry is hosting a Paper Shredding Event on Saturday, May 5 from 9 am to 1 pm.  The event is being held at his office at 370 East Maple Avenue, Suite 203, Langhorne.  Individuals are limited to two file boxes of paper.  This event is for residents only, no businesses please.  For more information, call 215-752-6750.