Cynthia Rundatz blog

As printed in the Bucks County Herald November 2018It's Sunday and you're visiting the quaint borough of New Hope enjoying the sights, shops and fine dining. The New Hope and Ivyland Railroad steam locomotive whistles in the backdrop. You can't believe the day can get any better. Then it happens; you become enamored of the peaceful Delaware. You're curious to see if the beautiful landscape continues up the river. You jump in your car, top down and you’re not sure where you're going. The scenic Delaware R... read more
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Peeking at Perkasie

Posted by Cynthia Rundatz on November 09, 2018 in  Bucks County PA  Perkasie
One of the sweetest towns in Bucks County is Perkasie – a center point between Philadelphia, Allentown and New Hope PA. Originally part of 11,462 acres owned by William Penn’s daughter’s husband Thomas Freamer the 200 acres then forming the town were sold to John Lacey who then sold the land to Jacob Stout. Many locals are aware of that name from driving down Jacob Stout Rd in Doylestown. Jacob Stout built one of the largest manors in Perkasie; a large stone dwelling at Fifth and Spruce Streets. I... read more
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