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The Lebanon Daily News
Police: Singing Boys of Pa. choir director, a Lebanon native, had suitcases full of child porn
The founder of a northeastern Pennsylvania boys choir and a Lebanon native charged with rape is facing 1,100 additional counts.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
17th U.S. Congressional District Republican candidate debate planned in Wind Gap
The Slate Belt Republican Association and the City of Easton Republican Committee will be hosting a debate of the 17th U.S. Congressional District Republican candidates.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Pa. Boys Choir Founder Faces 1,100 More Charges
Seventy-four-year-old Kenneth Schade of Wind Gap was taken into custody March 26. The founder of the Singing Boys Choir of Pennsylvania is accused of raping a teenage boy in 1996.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Wind Gap EMT on road to recovery after aneurysm
The former Wind Gap EMT and volunteer firefighter suffered a brain aneurysm in January and is making a miraculous recovery.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Body of Casper, beloved dog missing since February, found in thawing pond
Northampton County volunteers searching since February for an Upper Mount Bethel Township man's dog recovered the pet's body today, according to a post on the volunteers' Facebook page .
Singing Boys founder headed for trial, tells reporters, 'Christ has died'
The founder and longtime director of the Singing Boys of Pennsylvania is headed toward trial on charges related to the alleged 1996 rape of a teenage boy.
Boys choir director in district court for preliminary hearing on sex charges
All charges against Bernard Schade of Wind Gap, founder/director of the Singing Boys of Pennsylvania, were sent to Monroe County Court today during his preliminary hearing in Marshalls Creek.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Marvin MCammon faces theft charges in Easton
Fifty-two-year-old Marvin McCammon, of Wind Gap, Northampton Co., faces theft charges by Easton police for allegedly embezzling nearly $30,000.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Ex-member of boys choir describes troubling behavior by director now accused of sexual abuse
Leonard French said he couldn't keep driving when he got a phone call last week informing him that Bernard K. Schade had been charged in a 1996 rape of a boy and former member of the Singing Boys of Pennsylvania choir.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Jayne Mansfield film coming to screen in Wind Gap -
A new movie about Hollywood legend Jayne Mansfield will get its first showing in Wind Gap, near where the actress is buried.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Wind Gap drug buy leads to felony arrest of Florida man, police say
A controlled drug buy Monday in Wind Gap led to the arrest of a Florida man on felony charges, authorities announced today.
'Diamonds to Dust' actress to appear during screening in Wind Gap
Actress Hailey Heisick and other cast members from the upcoming Jayne Mansfield biopic "Diamonds to Dust" will appear April 26 at the Gap Theatre in Wind Gap , according to a news release.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Longtime choir director accused of sex assault
He's been praised since 1970 for turning generations of fourth-through-eighth-grade boys into an elite, world-renowned singing choir, while drawing some controversy over his methods of disciplining choir members.
Singing Boys of Pennsylvania founder accused in 1996 rape, records say
Bernard K. Schade directs the Singing Boys of Pennsylvania and Keystone Girls Choir at a rehearsal in January 2011 in Bangor.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Fire destroys Saylorsburg home -
No one was injured when a Sunday night fire destroyed a 405 Saylors Road home in Saylorsburg's Saylors Lake community, according to the Monroe County Control Center.
Northeast Pa. Search and Rescue team prepares for emergencies in any season -
For more than 40 years, when someone has gotten lost on a hiking trail or gone missing, the volunteers of Northeast Pennsylvania Search and Rescue have answered the call for help.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Casper the missing dog still not home; searchers think someone has him
After more than three weeks of searching, volunteers trying to help a Vietnam veteran find his lost dog have come up empty.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
The Morning Call
Jayne Mansfield film to screen in Wind Gap
A new movie about Hollywood legend Jayne Mansfield will get its first showing in Wind Gap , near where the actress is buried.
The Jersey Journal
Felony murder conviction, sentence upheld in 2006 death of Phillpsburg woman
The Appellate Division of the State Superior Court has upheld the conviction and sentence of a man charged in the death of a 75-year-old woman in 2006.