16 hrs ago
Autopsy results released in Monroe Co. murder-suicide
The coroner says a husband and wife who were found dead inside their home in Monroe County died as a result of a murder-suicide.
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23 hrs ago
Severed animal heads found in Monroe Co.
Patricia Drive in Tunkhannock Township, Monroe County isn't a very busy road. Friday, that's exactly where a woman walking her dogs made a gristly discovery.
Police agree: Road rage an issue as traffic gets more congested in Poconos
Another vehicle suddenly comes up behind you, starts tailgating, then comes up alongside and repeatedly tries to run you off the road.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
African American Network of the Poconos praises Women of Distinction
On Sunday, the African American Network of the Poconos celebrated their annual Women of Distinction luncheon at The Willow Tree Inn in Stroudsburg.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Students Compete in NEPA Odyssey Tournament
Kids put their brains to the test in the Northeast Pennsylvania Odyssey of the Mind regional tournament in Monroe County.
Hamilton Township couple dead in apparent suicide pact
A Hamilton Township couple in their early 60s were found dead Friday afternoon in an apparent homicide/suicide, according to Monroe County Coroner Bob Allen.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
East Stroudsburg veteran readies for 2,200-mile trek -
The weather has been challenging for hiking, so Anne O'Brian, of Smithfield Village in East Stroudsburg, has taken her cardio and flexibility workouts inside to Elevations on Route 209 in recent weeks as she prepares for an awareness trek along the Appalachian Trail.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Forrest: State not doing its part for schools, taxes
Liz Forrest got an education and an experience as a Democrat running in 2012 against incumbent Rosemary Brown, a Republican in the 189th District on the issues of taxes, of school funding from the state and of state government being too lenient on taxing big businesses.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Homeless groups find new space in Stroudsburg -
Salt of the Earth Ministries is moving from Lower Main Street to a larger space in the former Stroudsburg Door & Trim building on nearby First Street.
The York Daily Record
Our take: 6 reasons to let Pa. municipal cops use radar
Southern Regional Police Dept Chief of Police Chief James Boddington demonstrates a radar gun, forbidden for use by municipal police in Pennsylvania.
Drive-Thru Ashes in Monroe County
It's a drive-thru service unlike any other in Monroe County as Christians mark the beginning of Lent in Brodheadsville.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Tunkhannock Township frat death prompts NY legislators to seek tougher anti-hazing law -
As Monroe County authorities continue investigating a New York college student's December death after a suspected fraternity hazing incident in Tunkhannock Township, two New York state legislators are looking to ban all physical activities from college fraternity pledging ceremonies, according to news reports.
Sap Taps Run Dry
In recent years, maple sap is often running by early March. But with the record-breaking low temperatures we've had, that's not the case this year.
Two men sentenced for possessing child pornography
Two Monroe County men are headed to state prison after being sentenced in separate child pornography cases on February 25th.
PPL's goal: Cut down on outages from storms
From tree-trimming to improving power line infrastructure, PPL is involved in a multi-faceted project to reduce, if not eliminate, power outages from storms and other causes.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The York Daily Record
For more than 50 years, state troopers have been the only police in Pennsylvania authorized to use radar to enforce speed limits.
Navy vet eager to hike entire Appalachian Trail for a cause
The weather has been challenging for hiking, so Anne O'Brian of Smithfield Village in East Stroudsburg has taken her cardio and flexibility workouts inside to Elevations on Route 209 in recent weeks as she prepares for her awareness trek along the Appalachian Trail but was looking to get outside for a day or two recently with the better weather.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Senator lobbies to change laws against snow on cars
It's more than "common courtesy" to clean off your car after it snows. In some states, it's the law.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Missing Man Found In The Poconos
State police said Michael Destefano, 18, who has autism, ran out of a foster care meeting at the Monroe County Public Safety Center in Hamilton Township in Monroe County.
Hearing set for fifth defedant in Hamilton drive-by case
Monday, March 3, is the tentatively scheduled date of the preliminary hearing for the fifth defendant charged in a Jan. 14 fatal drive-by shooting in Hamilton Township.