Christmas carols ring out through low brass -
Theodore Graham, 16, of Saylorsburg, plays with an ensemble of tuba players in Courthouse Square in Stroudsburg during the Tuba Christmas performance on Saturday.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Municipalities seek more security post-Ross Township -
In Warren Coutny, N.J., a crowd of residents who attended a Lopatcong Township council meeting had to empty their pockets and set aside their bags to walk through a metal detector before they could enter the meeting room.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Local governments beef up security at meetings after deadly Ross Township shooting
Lopatcong Township officials are bolstering security at public meetings after a deadly shooting at a public meeting in Pennsylvania earlier this year.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
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.