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Flamboyant Black Bear Festival teddy bears a hit
The flamboyant bears that help fund the annual Black Bear Film Festival in Milford, Pa., were greeted by a steady stream of admirers strolling the lawn of Milford Community House Saturday.
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Dirk Quinn Band to headline Music in the Park
At 15, Dirk Quinn was mowing his lawn in Green Lane, Pennsylvania, when a pal stopped by and handed him a tape to drop in his Walkman.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Best Bets 8/21/2014
TODAY Country fun: 157th Harford Fair: Harford Fairgrounds, 485 Fairhill Road, New Milford, $6/free for children 11 and younger.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Gas co.'s proposed change hits resistance -
The state Department of Environmental Protection held a public hearing Monday on a proposed compressor station modification on Schocopee Road in Milford Township.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Revised Pike County Courthouse plan saves 2 of 3 houses in Milford
Of the three houses planned for demolition to make way for the $10 million courthouse expansion in Milford, two would be saved under a new plan.
The Pike County Courier
Milford native serves country through US Navy
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Lawrence Davis Naval Aircrewman 3rd Class Kyle Daggett, from Milford, Pa., assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 23, the "Wildcards," safety observes aboard an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter as it transports cargo to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island during a connected and ... (more)
Public hearing will gather input on Milford Compressor Station changes
The state Department of Environmental Protection will hold a public hearing tonight on a proposed compressor station modification on Schocopee Road in Milford Township.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Pike and Wayne sentencings
24. a Mitchell Anthony Jacobsen, 31, Milford, 48 hours to six months in the Pike County jail, $500 fine and 12 month driver's license suspension for DUI on Jan. 12. a Jessica Marcial, 30, Port Jervis, N.Y., $300 fine for criminal mischief on March 24, 2013, in Blooming Grove Twp.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Film festival's Artful Bears debut Saturday
During four months of daily walks in the woods, Port Jervis artist Julia Healy finally accumulated the right twigs to construct her Artful Bear for the 15th annual Black Bear Film Festival.
The Pike County Courier
When school was just a room
Jean Struthers Newell was one of the last teachers at the Schocopee School. She lived to be 104 and died in 1988.
Eastern Poconos Best Bets in entertainment, Aug. 16-17, 2014
Duo Scorpio, the New York City-based harp duo of Kathryn Andrews and Kristi Shade, will perform at Grey Towers National Historic Site, in Milford, Pa., at 5:30 p.m. Saturday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Pike County Courier
Party to benefit food pantry
9 at The River Rock Inn in Milford. The Milford Music Festival, which sponsors the party, was able to make a $1,000 cash donation and significant food donation to help neighbors in need from the money raised last year.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Port Jervis man gets jail time for Pike County thefts
MILFORD, Pa. - A Port Jervis, N.Y., man was sentenced Friday to jail time in Pike County for burglary and retail theft, Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin said.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Festival of Wood joins forestry with fun
Well, it hasn't been quite a century, but Gifford Pinchot, first chief of the U.S. Forestry Service and pioneer of forest conservation, would surely be proud to return to the lush, wooded acreage of his estate in Milford, Pa.
Photographer shows her range in 'Shades of Grey'
She decided she wanted to be a nurse, and ultimately became one. And she began taking pictures when her father gave her a Kodak Brownie camera.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Dingman Township supervisors accept park project bid -
Dingman Township supervisors this week accepted a bid from Stracka Construction of Peckville to develop a park at the Cornelia and Florence Bridge preserve at the corner of Route 6 and Twin Lakes Road, across Route 6 from the New Jersey Y camp.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Fauchere to host historical society's WWI dinner
Puffed rice, advertised by Quaker Oats Co. as food "shot from guns," was eaten eagerly around the time of World War I. It will be among the foods the Hotel Fauchere in Milford, Pa., serves at 6 p.m. Sunday at an edifying four-course dinner commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Great War's beginning.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Harvesting skin-care bounty
Milford, Pa., veterinarian R.A. Dubensky and friends, including dairy farmer Brian Ford, have more than the usual vision for agriculture's bounty.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Business Briefcase, July 27, 2014
Tuesday: Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Women's Networking Committee fourth women's networking luncheon program, noon to 1 p.m., Cusat's Cafe, 742 Alter St., Hazleton.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
4 sentenced in Pike County, Pa.
MILFORD, Pa. - The Pike County District Attorney's Office says criminal sentencing has been completed for two Bushkill residents, a Hawley resident and a Dingman's Ferry resident.