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Man will serve 46 months for fraud
A Hughestown man will serve 46 months in federal prison for defrauding investors of nearly $310,000, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
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Lackawanna County prosecutors on Monday argued that the age and utter vulnerability of a 96-year-old woman who was filmed being beaten by her daughter more than a year ago is grounds for a strict punishment at sentencing.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Stroudsburg man to plead guilty in federal court -
A Stroudsburg man has agreed to plead guilty to federal charges alleging he conspired to pass counterfeit money with four other people arrested last year near Scranton, according to federal court documents filed Monday.
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News quiz for week of Aug. 10
B. They will let teachers conduct interviews and make a recommendation to the board.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Single lane traffic on I-81 N
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Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Accused Dickson civic center director due council hearing
Council will give the borough's civic center director a chance to discuss accusations that she took almost $20,000 from the center over four years.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Civic center administrator charged with theft
The administrator of the Dickson City Civic Center in Lackawanna County is charged with theft and fraud for allegedly stealing more than $13,000 from her employer.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Civic Center Director Facing Theft Charges
Rebecca Flannery of Dickson City was arraigned Wednesday at the Lackawanna County Courthouse on a series of theft charges tied to her job as the director of the Dickson City Civic Center.
Dickson City council passes police contract
After a year and a half of negotiations, borough officials and the police union unanimously passed a police contract that includes raises and some contributing to pension plans.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Palmyra fire company earns grant through Pa. American Water contest
Palmyra's Citizens Fire Company's second place in a recent Facebook contest sponsored by Pennsylvania American Water Company earned it a $300 grant.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Work may finally start soon on closed Rockwell Avenue bridge in Scranton
Work to fix Scranton's Rockwell Avenue Bridge, which has been closed for more than two years, should begin soon and must be completed by Oct. 14, 2015, state Department of Transportation spokesman James May said Monday.
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Sun Aug 03, 2014
Sons of the American Legion Squadron 665 is collecting dues for 2015, $10, Anyone interested in joining can either stop in at the post or call Gary, 570-575-2503.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Area communities celebrate National Night Out
Ashley Kennedy, 25, of Honesdale, watches a parade of police vehicles enter the Elm Street Park in Dickson City with her daughters Rylee Schrader, 1, and Hailey Kennedy, 3, at the borough's Night Out event Friday.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
An Art Gallery for a Day
On July 26, Lackawanna Courthouse Square in Scranton transformed into one big art gallery in the middle of town.
Finally Fixing The Roads
It's almost August and we're still talking about potholes on our roads, but now they're getting fixed.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Regional briefs, July 30, 2014
Traffic patterns will shift near Pocono Raceway in Monroe County before and after the GoBowling.com 400 NASCAR race Sunday.
Man charged with illegally dumping sewage, tampering with records
A Dalton man was arraigned Tuesday in Luzerne County after prosecutors say his company was discovered illegally dumping sewage and masking the actions in paperwork.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Veterans of the Vietnam War Post 1 membership drives, today and Aug. 7, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wal-Mart, Dickson City.