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Yesterday | Pocono Record

Pike board reveals design of courthouse expansion

New exterior plans for the proposed $10 million Pike County Courthouse expansion were made public Monday at Milford's Architectural Review Board meeting.

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Yesterday | Examiner.com

Milford Township meeting addresses dumping, dumpsters and other issues

Milford Township Supervisors, at their meeting on Monday July 21, brought up conditions of the property right next door to their administration building.

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Related Topix: Wilkes-Barre, PA

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Pike County Courier

Kentucky man sentenced in Pike for distributing child pornography

Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin announced July 27 that Bryson Shane Hood, 42, of Princeton, Ky., was sentenced by Pike County President Judge Joseph Kameen to 37 months to 10 1/2 years in a state correctional facility and fined $1,500 for the crimes of distribution and possession of child pornography and criminal use of a communication ... (more)

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison, Monroe County, PA, Bushkill, PA

The Citizens' Voice

Business Briefcase, July 27, 2014

Tuesday: Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Women's Networking Committee fourth women's networking luncheon program, noon to 1 p.m., Cusat's Cafe, 742 Alter St., Hazleton.

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Related Topix: Hazleton, PA, Milford, PA, Scranton, PA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Pike County Courier

Dispositions in Pike County Court

Pike County District Attorney Raymond J. Tonkin announced the following criminal sentences were issued on July 18 by Pike County President Judge Joseph F. Kameen: Daniel Lloyd Wilson, 48, of Dingman's Ferry was sentenced to 72 hours to 6 months in the Pike County Jail, fined $1,000 and had his driver's license suspended for 12 months for the crime ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Hawley, PA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Pocono Record

Nice people in Pike County turn bad day around for visitor

An injury turned a one-night stay in Matamoras into five nights in March, and traveler Jane Abrahamson of Casco, Maine, says the experience brought out the nicest people.

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Related Topix: Matamoras, PA

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Pocono Record

Endangered man missing from Pike County since Friday -

Mlodzinski, 30, of The Escape, a community in Greene Township, left his home at 6 a.m. after telling his mother he was headed to Philadelphia to look for a job.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pocono Record

Public salaries: It pays to be a top-level educator in the Poconos

Payday for public employees in the Poconos brings the highest rewards to top-level educators at public school districts and East Stroudsburg University, a Pocono Record analysis of 2014 salaries has found.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., East Stroudsburg, PA, Stroudsburg, PA, Monroe County, PA, Tobyhanna Army Depot, US Military, US Army

The Times-Tribune

Business Buzz, July 20, 2014

The 2014 Leadership Lackawanna Core Program class raised more than $46,000 in cash and in-kind donations to complete three service projects.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Scranton, PA, Milford, PA, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Times Leader

Conservation officer field reports

Pike and Monroe counties WCO Mark Kropa reports he and WCO Kirk Miller are investigating seven ATVs that were being operated illegally on State Game Lands 180 in Blooming Grove Township.

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Related Topix: Bradford County, PA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Pocono Record

Pocono Public Salaries Database

We've collected salary information for public workers in Monroe and Pike counties.

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Related Topix: Monroe County, PA, Milford, PA

Pocono Record

Death of Bushkill man found in Pine Ridge remains under investigation

The death of Anthony A. Ventura, Bushkill, remains under investigation after he was found dead Thursday evening in the vicinity of Davis Circle near the intersection of Pine Ridge Drive West in the private community of Pine Ridge.

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Related Topix: Bushkill, PA

Pocono Record

Administrators at local schools, ESU top list of Poconos public salaries, analysis shows

Payday for public employees in the Poconos brings the highest rewards to top-level educators at public school districts and East Stroudsburg University, a Pocono Record analysis has found.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Stroudsburg, PA, East Stroudsburg, PA, Monroe County, PA, Tobyhanna Army Depot, US Military, US Army

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Pocono Record

Bushkill woman hurt as SUV hits tree stump on I-78 roadside

A woman was injured on Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie Township on Tuesday afternoon when her vehicle landed upside down after she hit two signs and a tree stump on the highway shoulder, police said.

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Related Topix: Bushkill, PA, Fogelsville, PA

Pocono Record

Letter: Preserve Milford's historic district

The Wallenpaupack Historical Society's board recognizes the need to provide additional space in order to meet the increased demands of the Pike County judicial system.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Pocono Record

Partnership grows women's health care -

Dingmans Medical Center in Delaware Township and Pocono Medical Center of East Stroudsburg are partnering to provide obstetrics and gynecology services in Pike County.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Women's Health, Health, East Stroudsburg, PA, Stroudsburg, PA, Bartonsville, PA

The Pike County Courier

Dispositions in Pike County Court

Pike County District Attorney Raymond J. Tonkin announced the following criminal sentences were recently issued by Pike County President Judge Joseph F. Kameen: Jesse W. Stauss, 30, of Port Jervis was sentenced to 63 days to 12 months in the Pike County Jail and fined $300 for the crime of possession with intent to use drug paraphernalia.

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Related Topix: Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Drugs, Greentown, PA

Pocono Record

'Fool's gold' pile problem for PennDOT

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is figuring out where to bury nearly 50,000 cubic yards of pyrite, the acid-bearing rock that has delayed the Route 2001/Milford Road improvement project in Lehman Township.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Pocono Record

Milford man strives to add beauty to the world through New Deco Orchestra

The singer/guitarist and former "In the Heights" Broadway musician envisioned NDO as a vehicle to add beauty to our world, which Moreira described as "my antidote to incivility."

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Related Topix: Milford, PA, Arts, Dance, Jennifer, Ballad, Greeley, PA

WNEP-TV Moosic

Fundraiser for Family of Accidental Shooting Victim

Friends and neighbors came together to help a family that lost a child in an accidental shooting in Pike County two months ago .

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Related Topix: Hawley, PA

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