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Dear LiB: Just Another Day in the Park, by Tom Fodi

There’s been a lot of great conversation concerning Bayne Park and the Bellevue community as a whole on LiB today. After the violent incident which occurred not long ago in the park we all hold dear, it is quite encouraging to see the community rallying to find ways to make the park safer and more […]

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A More ‘Playful’ Bayne Park = A Safer Bellevue

Bellevue reaped some positive and negative news last week. First, Mayor Cusick announced that KaBOOM! and the Humana Foundation named Bellevue as one of 241 cities on its Playful Cities USA list. Just days earlier, Bellevue’s premier park was the scene of gun-related crime. Two young men met a third man in Bayne Park – […]

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Public Meeting TONIGHT

    A Better Bellevue, the organization behind the historic overturning of Bellevue’s dry laws last month, has begun the process of re-organizing into a committee which will serve the Bellevue community by becoming proficient and active in the PLCB’s legal process of filing petitions and creating Conditional Licensing Agreements with any restaurateur or investor seeking […]

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Prohibition Over At Last and other election news

Yesterday’s municipal primary was a historic one for Bellevue. As most are surely already aware, after more than 100 years of no retail alcohol sales in the borough, Bellevue is no longer a dry town! That’s worth saying again – BELLEVUE IS NO LONGER A DRY TOWN!! By an enormous margin of 63% in favor […]

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Conditional Licensing Agreements Committee is Ready

COMMUNITY by Grant Saylor For those of you that have been following the conversations back and forth on the Alcohol Referendum you know that it has been a very emotional and controversial topic. On Thursday, May 7, 2015 A Better Bellevue hosted an open forum town hall style meeting where we presented a few of […]

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To continue progress started two years ago it’s Susan Schafer in Ward 1 and Alcohol Sales

As you are already aware, tomorrow is an enormous day for Bellevue. Tomorrow is election day and we have shared more relevant facts and honest data about the alcohol referendum than that old, crusty set of Encyclopedia Britannica you keep on the shelf. Allowing alcohol sales in Bellevue is a major step forward in the future development, growth, […]

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No Bars Shows Their True Cards

Since anyone who disagrees with them isn’t allowed to be a part of the conversation or even post a general comment, we are taking to our blog to set the record straight concerning “No Bars in Bellevue’s” most recent post on Facebook. With a whopping 62 followers on Facebook (compared to more than 1300 on LiB and A Better Bellevue […]

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Bellevue Town Hall Meeting – Video

We had a fantastic day this past Thursday night at the Bellevue Town Hall Meeting. We heard from Mayor Paul Cusick, Grant Saylor of A Better Bellevue, and employees of the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board to discuss the pending alcohol referendum on Tuesday, May 19. State Representative Adam Ravenstahl was on hand as well to answer questions […]

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