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Carnival Controversy in Middle Smithfield Township
A roadside carnival in Monroe County may be forced to shut down because township officials say it doesn't have a permit to operate.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Warrant issued for woman in debit card theft
A warrant was issued for a 53- year-old woman accused of stealing a debit card from the purse of a Middle Smithfield Township woman on May 8 and draining her account of $400.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Alpine Mountain owner denies access to private road
For decades, residents of the Timber Hill community, which straddles Price and Paradise townships, have used the parking lot and bridge of Alpine Mountain to cross the Brodhead Creek.
'Wall' visits Echo Lake Park, Vetstock
There was some heavy traffic for a brief time during what is normally off-peak hours on Route 209 in Middle Smithfield late morning on Thursday, but no one seemed to mind.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Boys choir founder Bernard Schade pleads guilty to sexual assault
Former children's choir director Bernard Schade has pleaded guilty to charges that he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old boy in the 1990s.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Summer Fun Photo Contest winners -
Sukanya Mezzasalma of Tannersville was one of two winners in a random drawing of our Summer Fun Photo Contest.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bushkill woman admits arson in apartment fire
Police say a woman has confessed to intentionally starting a fire inside an apartment building in Middle Smithfield Township last month.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Left Dry on the 4th of July
Residents say the well was struck by lightning, but the property management isn't telling tenants if or when their water might return.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Power outage costly for Marshalls Creek businesses
The Fourth of July weekend started with more of a whimper than a bang for some Marshalls Creek businesses that remained without electricity Thursday, more than 24 hours after losing power.
High Gas Prices Hit Holiday Travelers
From biking, to loading up and hitting the links, the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort here in the Poconos is busy with July Fourth vacationers.
Booming Business At Fireworks Outlets
The register at the fireworks outlet in Marshalls Creek has been busy all day as fireworks sales boom right before the July Fourth holiday.
450 Met-Ed customers nearing 24 hours without power in the Poconos
A storm that blew threw the Marshalls Creek area in Smithfield Township on Wednesday knocked out power just after 4 p.m. for about 1,200 Met-Ed customers, with about 450 still without power Thursday afternoon.