46 min ago
Memorial Day events in the Poconos
MONROE COUNTY JOINT VETERANS Honor Guard will host Memorial Day events at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2540, 20 Fawn Road, East Stroudsburg.
4 hrs ago
Pocono Company Produces Chemical-Free Insect Repellent
As we approach summer it's time to start thinking about how we'll protect ourselves from mosquitos and ticks.
9 hrs ago
Six to run for four seats on East Stroudsburg School Board
There are six East Stroudsburg School District candidates who will move on to the general election, according to unofficial electon results Tuesday evening.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Newark men charged in Pa. heroin, cocaine bust
Two Newark men were arrested after allegedly trying to sell more than $70,000 in heroin and cocaine in northeastern Pennsylvania last week, according to a report on PoconoRecord.com . David Walker, 38, was a passenger in a van driven by Rurark Lewis, 34, when they were arrested by the Monroe County Drug Task Force in the parking lot of a motel in ... (more)
Officials bust major heroin trafficking operation in Monroe County
After a nine-month investigation, the Monroe County Drug Task Force used a warrant to search a home on Sand Spring in Barrett Township on Friday.
Mon May 20, 2013
Monroe couple Jim & Pearl Toler find love at 89
Just ask Jim and Pearl Toler. At 89 years young, they got married Sunday at the Big A Grillhouse in East Stroudsburg.
Route 196 near Echo Lake Road now open after fatal crash
A Pocono Cab Company driver was killed this afternoon on Route 196 in Coolbaugh Township after losing control of his taxi and drifting into the path of an oncoming Coolbaugh Township Fire Police van.
1 killed, 4 hurt when fire van, taxi crash in Pa.
Authorities say a taxi driver was killed and four firefighters were hurt when the cab crashed into a fire police van in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Sun May 19, 2013
Runners Challenged With Steep Hills And Traffic
Hills and curvy roads weren't the only challenges; construction on a bridge in Monroe County meant runners had to share the road with drivers.
Hamilton Township woman keeps today's marathon on course -
Everett is the Run for the Red volunteer coordinator, commanding a legion of 400 to help more than 1,500 competitors in three separate races.
Sat May 18, 2013
Four face drug charges in Monroe County
Four Tobyhanna residents were arrested on drug charges after a search warrant revealed $33,000 worth of cocaine, along with illegal firearms, police said.
Drug Task Force nets DUI suspects in Stroudsburg, Eastburg
The Monroe County Drug Task Force on May 11 arrested Craig Rampersad, 29, of Blakeslee, in Stroudsburg and a 17-year-old Henryville male in East Stroudsburg, both for suspected driving under the influence.
Fri May 17, 2013
Man Arrested for Trying to Burn Down House While Deaf People Slept Inside
A Monroe County man is behind bars accused of trying to murder four deaf people by setting a house on fire while they slept inside.
Thu May 16, 2013
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Walter J. Moucha, Sr.
Walter J. Moucha, Sr., 90, of East Stroudsburg died Monday, May 13 at Gino J. Merli Veterans Center in Scranton.
Wed May 15, 2013
Clear sailing at first hearing for water park project NID
A plan to create a special district to help a proposed multi-million dollar water park project in a Monroe County had clear sailing Wednesday night.
Developing Story: Police Activity Along New Alexander Street In Wilkes-Barre
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County- There is a heavy police presence on New Alexander Street in Wilkes-Barre. The I-Team's Joe Holden is on the scene.
Young Fire Victims Remembered
Pottsville, Schuylkill County- Lisa Stephany added a choir boy, a frog, and a reindeer to the growing make-shift memorial on pierce street in Pottsville.
Social Security Judge Gets House Arrest for Assault
A judge for the Social Security Office in downtown Scranton will not go to prison on simple assault charges.
Scranton Man Sentenced for Two Robberies
A Scranton man will spend nearly 11 years in prison for two robberies last December.
Tue May 14, 2013
Monroe County Man Turns Himself in Deadly Hit and Run Charges
Monroe County- A man turned himself in this morning to face charges he killed his own brother while driving under the influence.