Pocono Thursday: Potential snow storm ahead; Fernwood resort theft; APCP shooting hoax -
Mount Airy Casino Resort and Sands Casino Bethlehem in November defied a statewide drop in slot machine revenues in Pennsylvania.
Whale Rescue Effort to Continue
Rescue workers will head back to Everglades National Park Thursday to try to save some of the dozens of pilot whales that have been stranded in shallow waters.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
In need of fellowship or a meal on Thanksgiving Day? Here's a list of free dinners -
Stroudsburg Wesleyan Church, 4 to 7 p.m. 915 N. Fifth St., Stroudsburg. Doors open at 3:30 p.m. St. Luke's Church, noon to 2 p.m. Joseph Jacques Center, Ninth and Main streets, Stroudsburg.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Adoption Day at the courthouse -
Larissa Folio of Effort and her daughter Tristany, 3, enjoy the magic show at the Adoption Day Celebration hosted by the Monroe County Children's Roundtable and held at the Monroe County Administration Building on Thursday.
Man pleads guilty in Polk Township stabbings -
A Saylorsburg man pleaded guilty Thursday in the stabbings of two men during a July 2012 underage drinking party in Polk Township.
The Sanatoga Post
Thursday's Headlines In The Sanatoga Post
Pottsgrove OKs $97,000 Pay To Winter Advisors, Coaches A list of winter sports coaches, and club or organization advisers within the Pottsgrove School District was approved last Tuesday by the school board, along with payments totaling more than $97,000.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Teen is charged with harassment in Chestnuthill Township
A 14-year-old is facing a harassment charge after an altercation with a 66-year-old Effort man, police said.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Effort church workshop to discuss security for houses of worship
The Pocono Mountains Houses of Worship Security Task Force will hold its first free workshop at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the Effort United Methodist Church hall, Merwinsburg Road, Effort.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Suspect in Chestnuthill Township cold-case murder heads to trial -
Lee Hoffner drove his truck on a dirt road through some grassy fields in Effort.
Cold Case Spans Ages and Law
A 45-year-old cold case finally makes it to court and what is certainly noticeable is the variety of ages of people involved in the case.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Township Wants Public Help in Historic Preservation Effort
A consultant who might be hired to help South Whitehall Township craft and adopt a historic preservation ordinance cut his fee proposal by more than a third, but township commissioners still were not ready to hire him.