Health care counseling available; ABLE Act soon to be up and running; and Fire/EMS Grant applications due Oct. 21

(Oct 18, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that open enrollment for Medicare runs through Dec. 7, and Pa. offers APPRISE counseling to help consumers make informed benefit decisions. Read more

 

Turn in your unwanted medications Oct. 22 for safe disposal; Grant program opens for veterans groups, nonprofits

(Oct 17, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that residents can rid their households of unused, unneeded or expired medication at almost 50 locations throughout Bucks County from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22. Also, up to $500,000 in grants is available to qualifying veterans groups and nonprofits. Read more

 

County to offer flu shot appointments; Video provides tips on avoiding internet fraud

(Oct 13, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that beginning Oct. 17, residents may call the Bucks County Health Department to inquire about availability of free flu shots. Also, a free video helps consumers protect themselves from identity theft or fraud over the internet. Read more

 

Oct. 11 is the last day to register to vote in Nov. 8 election

(Oct 11, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that Oct. 11 is the deadline to register before the Nov. 8 election, and it's quick and easy to do online at www.votespa.com. Read more

 

Grants available for crime victims’ awareness projects; October is Fire Prevention Month

(Oct 07, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that at least 60 grants of up to $5,000 each are available to nonprofits, government agencies and community organizations promoting crime victims’ rights and services in tandem with National Crime Victims’ Rights Week next April. Also, learn more about the dos and don'ts of smoke detectors during Fire Prevention Month. Read more

 

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month; No classes Oct. 7 at BCCC’s Lower Bucks Campus

(Oct 06, 2016)

Rep. Davis reports that about 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point, and October -- National Breast Cancer Awareness Month -- is the perfect time to join the battle against the disease. Read more

 

14 changes to polling places in Bristol Twp. approved

(Oct 05, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that 16 polling sites have been changed in Bucks County, including 14 in Bristol Twp., in advance of the Nov. 8 general election. The website www. votespa.com offers printable voter registration applications and a polling place locator, as well as tips for first-time voters and members of the military. Read more

 

Davis, Galloway hail grants for St. Mary Medical Center, Route 13 industrial area

(Sep 30, 2016)

State Reps. Tina Davis and John Galloway applaud state grants totaling almost $2 million to help the St. Mary Medical Center build a primary and urgent care center in Levittown and to extend water and sewer lines to vacant and underutilized industrial properties in the Route 13 Industrial Area. The Bucks County Democrats thanked Gov. Tom Wolf for approving the RACP grants of $900,000 for St. Mary and $1 million for the Route 13 line extensions in Bristol Twp. Read more

 

Regular weekday service resumes Oct. 3 on all SEPTA Regional Rail Lines; Half off on most fishing licenses

(Sep 29, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that SEPTA will resume regular weekday service on ALL Regional Rail lines on Monday, Oct. 3. Changes on some Trenton Line trains will be implemented. Also, beginning Oct. 1, the price of some popular fishing licenses will be cut by half through the end of the year. Read more

 

New tools available to help caregivers; State parole agent testing window now open

(Sep 28, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that long-term care training videos covering topics such as detecting and understanding levels of pain and understanding family dynamics are now available for direct-care workers and caregivers who work with seniors. Also, the testing period for people seeking to become state parole agents is open through Nov. 30. Read more

 

FAFSA -- Free Application for Student Aid -- can be filed beginning Oct. 1

(Sep 16, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that anyone who will be attending college in the 2017-18 school year will be able to file their FAFSA -- Free Application for Federal Student Aid -- beginning Oct. 1. Previously, the applications were not available until Jan. 1 of the school year. Read more

 

Free shred event on tap Sept. 17 at Ben Franklin Middle School, Levittown

(Sep 15, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis says constituents can protect against identity theft by bringing their confidential documents to Ben Franklin Middle School, Levittown, on Sept. 17 for safe disposal. Read more

 

Fall newsletter just a mouse click away; 'The Do’s and Don’ts of Annuities' guide available

(Sep 12, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis notes that her Fall 2016 newsletter is available online and is full of useful information, including the free Sept. 17 shredding event at Ben Franklin Middle School in Levittown. Also, a consumer guide, "The Do’s and Don’ts of Annuities," is available from the state Insurance Department. Read more

 

Voting information now available by text; Mosquito spraying set for Sept. 12 in Bristol Twp.

(Sep 09, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that a new voter registration text messaging service can link eligible Pennsylvania voters to the online voter registration application, voter registration status, polling place locator and link to contacts for county offices and the Department of State. Also, mosquito spraying is set for Sept. 12 in Bristol Township, Bucks County. Read more

 

Veterans ID Discount Cards available at Sept. 8 Senior Expo; Mosquito spraying scheduled in Bristol and Bensalem townships, Morrisville

(Sep 07, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that the Bucks County Recorder of Deeds staff will be at her Sept. 8 Senior Expo at Lower Bucks Hospital to distribute free Veterans ID Discount Cards. Also, mosquito spraying is scheduled in Bristol and Bensalem townships as well as in Morrisville. Read more

 

Full lineup of events at Silver Lake Nature Center; Two reminders for your ‘to do’ list

(Sep 06, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that there’s something on tap at the Silver Lake Nature Center for all outdoor and recreation enthusiasts. Rep. Davis also urges residents to opt in to continue receiving her legislative emails during the election season. Read more

 

Davis announces September Senior Expo, shred event

(Aug 30, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that she will sponsor her annual Senior Expo and shredding event in September. Davis’ sixth annual Senior Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 8 at Lower Bucks Hospital, Bristol. Her shred event will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sept. 17 at Ben Franklin Middle School, Levittown. Read more

 

Mosquito spraying set for Aug. 31 in Bristol and Middletown townships

(Aug 29, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that all of Croydon and portions of Bristol and Middletown townships will be sprayed the evening of Aug. 31 to reduce high populations of mosquitoes capable of transmitting West Nile Virus. The virus has been detected in 47 mosquito samples taken in Bucks County. The rain date for spraying is Sept. 1. Read more

 

PennDOT relocating its Fairless Hills Photo License Center; "Share the Road" license plate available; and $1 fishing licenses for Labor Day

(Aug 26, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that effective Aug. 29, PennDOT is moving its Fairless Hills Photo License Center to the AAA Mid-Atlantic office at 110 Lincoln Highway, Fairless Hills. Meanwhile, the "Share the Road" registration plate is now available from PennDOT. And, $1 fishing licenses for adult residents and visitors are available for Labor Day. Read more

 

Aetna leaving individual Healthcare Marketplace in Pa.; Local grocery stores gearing up for wine sales; and free haircuts for students

(Aug 22, 2016)

Rep. Tina Davis reports that if you now have a health care coverage plan through Aetna that you selected on the Healthcare Marketplace, please be aware that your policy will remain fully active through Dec. 31, but will end Jan. 1, 2017. However, you must select a new plan by Dec. 15 to ensure continuous coverage. Also, free back-to-school haircuts may be available for students, and local grocery stores are gearing up to offer wine sales. Read more

 

Health care counseling available; ABLE Act soon to be up and running; and Fire/EMS Grant applications due Oct. 21
Oct 18, 2016

Turn in your unwanted medications Oct. 22 for safe disposal; Grant program opens for veterans groups, nonprofits
Oct 17, 2016

County to offer flu shot appointments; Video provides tips on avoiding internet fraud
Oct 13, 2016

Oct. 11 is the last day to register to vote in Nov. 8 election
Oct 11, 2016

Grants available for crime victims’ awareness projects; October is Fire Prevention Month
Oct 07, 2016

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month; No classes Oct. 7 at BCCC’s Lower Bucks Campus
Oct 06, 2016

14 changes to polling places in Bristol Twp. approved
Oct 05, 2016

Davis, Galloway hail grants for St. Mary Medical Center, Route 13 industrial area
Sep 30, 2016

Regular weekday service resumes Oct. 3 on all SEPTA Regional Rail Lines; Half off on most fishing licenses
Sep 29, 2016

New tools available to help caregivers; State parole agent testing window now open
Sep 28, 2016

FAFSA -- Free Application for Student Aid -- can be filed beginning Oct. 1
Sep 16, 2016

Free shred event on tap Sept. 17 at Ben Franklin Middle School, Levittown
Sep 15, 2016

Fall newsletter just a mouse click away; 'The Do’s and Don’ts of Annuities' guide available
Sep 12, 2016

Voting information now available by text; Mosquito spraying set for Sept. 12 in Bristol Twp.
Sep 09, 2016

Veterans ID Discount Cards available at Sept. 8 Senior Expo; Mosquito spraying scheduled in Bristol and Bensalem townships, Morrisville
Sep 07, 2016

Full lineup of events at Silver Lake Nature Center; Two reminders for your ‘to do’ list
Sep 06, 2016

Davis announces September Senior Expo, shred event
Aug 30, 2016

Mosquito spraying set for Aug. 31 in Bristol and Middletown townships
Aug 29, 2016

PennDOT relocating its Fairless Hills Photo License Center; "Share the Road" license plate available; and $1 fishing licenses for Labor Day
Aug 26, 2016

Aetna leaving individual Healthcare Marketplace in Pa.; Local grocery stores gearing up for wine sales; and free haircuts for students
Aug 22, 2016