Here's our countdown of the top five stories on Northampton Patch this week:
5. Autism Cares Half Marathon Charitable Partner
A portion of the proceeds from the Bucks County Half Marathon will go to the Richboro-based Autism Cares Foundation.
4. Police Investigating 3K Theft from Local Cleaners
Since April, someone stole approximately $3,000 in cash from Earl's Cleaners. Police are investigating.
3. Chief: Residents Who Permit Dogs to Run Loose Will be Cited
A township ordinance requires all dogs to be on a leash in public. Violating this ordinance has a fine of up to $1,000, police remind residents.
2. Tyler Park Arts Center Raising Money for Six-Ton Kiln
Tyler Park Center for the Arts is seeking to raise $8,500 to support the Manabigama kiln project.
1. Northampton Dinner Dance Raises 12K for USO
A dinner dance in November raised nearly $12,000 for the United Service Organizations. The money was recently presented to the organization.