Ripping Up and Replacing an Entire Interstate
Major road reconstruction is underway at the Pennsylvania state line. PennDOT began the biggest project in northeastern Pennsylvania since the Casey Highway was built in the 1990s and it's all beginning in Pike County.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Wallenpaupack assistant superintendent helps grads through job growth
In addition to leading Wallenpaupack Area School District into the future as its assistant superintendent, the Newfoundland resident sits on the boards of several community groups and aims to improve the region - and through that, the future - for its youth.
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.
Lehman Township man arrested on child porn charges
A Lehman Township man faces charges of distributing and possessing child pornography, Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin announced today.
Pike County man faces 300 counts of possessing child pornography -
A Pike County man faces 300 counts of possession of kiddie porn after investigators discovered his desktop allegedly contained more than 300,000 images and videos depicting child pornography, the state Attorney General's Office said Friday.
Pike utility seeks rate increase
The state Public Utility Commission on Thursday voted to investigate requests by Pike County Light & Power Co.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Pike County emergency personnel take part in boy's birthday wish -
Tyler Seddon stopped traffic on his seventh birthday Thursday as hundreds of police officers and firefighters, including at least 20 from Pike County, attended his birthday party in Rhode Island.
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Dr. Dennis Peterson, homebrew master and retired biochemist, will present "The Science of Beer" March 11, at Cora's 1850 Bistro in Hawley.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Thousands Of First Responders To Attend Leukemia Patient's 7th Birthday
Early Thursday morning, dozens of fire fighters and police officers from Pike County will travel more than 200 miles for a birthday party.
Pike authorities looking for 2 furlough absconders -
Pike County authorities are looking for convicts Correna Stormes, 47, of Shohola, and Celeste Schafer, 22, of Hawley, both charged with absconding from furloughs.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
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
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.
Pike County library completes 2014 budget, installs new treasurer
Pike County Public Library completed a $607,000 budget for 2014 and Rob Rohner was appointed treasurer for the board and head of its financial committee during its Feb. 25 meeting at the Milford library branch.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
People on the Move, March 2, 2014
Realtor Diana Blume joined the agency's Milford office. Ms. Blume served as a real estate paralegal for 18 years, and earned a collegiate degree in applied science in legal studies.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Pike County senior center adds to programs
The senior program offers activities, games, exercise, music, fellowship and lunch.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Pike 24-year-old considers run for US rep seat -
Pike County resident Nick Troiano, 24, is exploring running for the U.S. House of Representatives as an independent candidate for the 10th Congressional District.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Brown announces seminars teaching teens to manage money -
Rep. Rosemary Brown has announced a financial literacy seminar next month aimed at high school juniors, seniors, and their parents.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Light unifying theme in Artery Gallery show
Light glows from mythical monsters as well as flowers, foliage, abstracts and water in the current exhibit at the Artery Gallery in Milford, Pa., where light is a tenuous unifying theme this month.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Gas company's compressor upgrade concerns Milford
At the Milford township supervisors' first meeting of 2014, Justin Snyder told them he always wanted to be on television, but not with his house burning in the background.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Marketing plan will show Pike is "open for business" -
The Pike County Economic Development Authority Tuesday unveiled a marketing plan to stimulate the local economy and attract more businesses.