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St. Luke’s Breaks Ground on Major Expansion of Upper Bucks Campus

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St. Luke’s will double the size of its Upper Bucks Campus hospital in two years with the completion of a three-story tower to meet the growing demand for its medical services in the Bucks and Montgomery County region. Ground was recently broken for the new addition on the campus at the intersection of Route 663 and Portzer Road, near Route 476 in Milford Township. Completion of the addition is slated for spring of 2023.

Chimney Swift Masonic Temple Bethlehem

Effort Under Way to Save Unique Bird Habitat in Bethlehem

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A tall, tan chimney that was part of the Masonic Temple in Bethlehem is being saved because it’s a habitat for chimney swifts, tens of thousands of which call it home. The birds are considered a Threatened species. The 1925 temple is being demolished to make way for a development project that will include a hotel and event center.