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Charged with assaulting a Monroe County Transit Authority bus driver April 4, an East Stroudsburg man with a history of mental illness told a judge Tuesday that he was acting in self-defense when he punched the bus driver for not letting him off where he wanted to be left off.
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The Monroe County Career Quest welcomed about 1,000 people looking for work to the Chateau Resort and Conference Center in Tannersville on Tuesday.
Each year The Inn at Pocono Manor is filled with families for the week, observing the Passover Holiday.
After he was arrested last month, disgraced Singing Boys of Pennsylvania founder Bernard Schade had a neighbor hide two suitcases containing 1,101 pornographic pictures of children, according to police.
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program's chapter in Monroe County is in danger of losing its federal subsidy and could close in a year if that happens, according to its president, Merle Turitz.
A plea deal is being worked out in Monroe County for a woman accused of killing someone with her car.
Pocono Summer Chorus is seeking singers to participate in a community choir concert on July 30. Proceeds from the concert will benefit Monroe County Meals on Wheels.
Ross Township supervisors have scheduled a meeting later this month to discuss whether to renovate or rebuild the municipal building where three people were killed at a meeting last August.
State police charged Michael Robert Horn, 44, of Polk Township, with selling methamphetamine and cocaine to undercover troopers and having a meth lab in his Fawn Circle, Tall Pine Acres, home.
The Animal Welfare Society of Monroe County found a Maltese with a matted down coat left in a cage outside Monday morning.
Legislation sponsored by a Pennsylvania lawmaker from Monroe County is aiming for all schools to acquire automatic external defibrillators .
A man accused of firing shots at several people in the Poconos had a lot to say on his way out of court on Wednesday.
A Smithfield Township man was charged after police recently found what they said were 38 bags of heroin in his vehicle, 15 grams of crack cocaine in his home and guns in both locations.