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Lopatcong Township council takes added security measure
Investigators work the crime scene in the aftermath of a fatal shooting at the Ross Township Municipal Building on Aug. 6 in Saylorsburg, Pa.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Turkey's Erdogan Battles Country's Most Powerful Religious Movement
The intensifying hostility between Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the Gulen movement, an influential religious organization once seen as a key Erdogan ally, shows how the Turkish premier's power is unraveling Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan is applauded by members of parliament from his ruling Justice and Development Party ... (more)
Car crushed, minor injuries in Route 33 Saylorsburg tractor trailer crash -
A tractor trailer clipped a box truck carrying pastries on Route 33 this morning, causing a three vehicle crash in Saylorsburg that closed the road for an hour.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
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Monroe County man arrested in assault stemming from bar incident in Fleetwood
A Monroe County man was arrested after he attacked several people in a Fleetwood bar and kicked a police officer in the chest, borough police said.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
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.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Rural roads are Poconos' deadliest
In Monroe County, 27 people died as the result of crashes in 2012. With a population of 168,798, that's about 16 deaths per 100,000 residents.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Roads near Monroe County courthouse closed today
Motorists are reminded to avoid the roads around the Monroe County Courthouse today because of a scheduled 10 a.m. preliminary hearing for Rockne Newell.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
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.
Woman Had Crack Pipe, Police Say
Hellertown Police say a Saylorsburg woman was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after she was allegedly found to have a used crack pipe and wire mesh.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
New building won't raise taxes
"We'll have enough money to build this, and it won't impact the property tax, in my opinion," Beers said at Monday's township meeting.