MATT SCHICKLING / WIRE PHOTO Last week, Philadelphia and SEPTA officials offered a preliminary plan for getting around during the World Meeting of Families, from Sept. 22 to 27, which culminates with a visit from Pope Francis.

Come all ye faithful: Transportation plan for papal visit is tough on Bucks

Matt Schickling, the Wire No matter what the occasion, if you squeeze 1.5 million visitors into an already highly populated metropolitan area, some transportation issues need to be addressed. Last week, Philadelphia and SEPTA officials offered a preliminary plan for getting around during the World Meeting of Families, from Sept. 22 to 27, which culminates…

Arrest made in Bensalem homicide

Bensalem police made an arrest yesterday in a homicide investigation that began last Tuesday. Joseph McFadden, 38, of Warminster, was arrested for the murder of 32-year-old Kristin McNally of Morrisville. McNally was discovered dead in a hotel room at the Knights Inn last Tuesday morning. The death was ruled a homicide following an autopsy. As of…

Warminster partners with Central Bucks YMCA

By James Boyle For the Wire The beginning of the new year also marks the beginning of a new partnership between Warminster township and the Central Bucks YMCA. After the announcement in March 2014 that Warminster and the YMCA plan to bring a new facility with expanded programs to the Warminster Community Park, both parties…