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Thursday Dec 11 | via The Citizens' Voice
MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Luzerne County Convention Center Authority voted in September to sue for the removal of controversial member George Horwatt. The effort to remove embattled Luzerne County Convention Center Authority member George Horwatt has stalled because the lawyer handling the case was appointed a federal judge, the solicitor reported Wednesday. Comment?
Saturday Dec 6 | via The Times Leader
The following Greater Pittston real estate transactions have been recorded in the Luzerne County Office of the Recorder of Deeds for the week of Dec. 1, 2014: Builder Funding Program and Builder Funding Program LLC to Patrick and Thomas J. Earley, 55 Bodle Road, Exeter Township; $159,000 Robert A. Sr., Robert A. Jr. and Robert Gadomski and Kathy Justave to Parker W. Bartley, 108 Kramer St., Duryea; $56,000 Fannie Mae, Federal National Mortgage Association and Martha E. Van Rosentiel to Peter Guanzhong Lei and Ngan Ying Lui, 77 Breese St., Wyoming; $71,500 Richard J. and Susan L. Leonard to Michael D. Alaimo and Corey A. Antal, 22 Wood St., Dupont; $142,000 Comment?
Friday Nov 28 | via The Citizens' Voice
But when about 1,400 Luzerne County employees awoke Friday morning, they found their paychecks had not been deposited into their bank accounts as promised, a lapse a union boss called "atrocious." "It's the start of the holiday shopping season and people can't go shopping," said Paula Schnelly, president of the Luzerne County chapter of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees and an employee in the district attorney's office. Comment?
Nov 8, 2014 | via The Citizens' Voice
Heather L. Kratz and Heather L. Evan and Melissa J. Evan to Melissa J. Roche for $149,900; Forty Fort. Luzerne County Sheriff and Ruselle F. Gozon and Timothy C. Holt to AJT Properties, LCC for $75,600; Sugarloaf Township. Comment?
Oct 18, 2014 | via The Times Leader
Few taxpayers showed up to a monthly meeting of taxpayer associations against school property taxes after the legislative session ended without out property tax reform. The group's core members are not dismayed, but pledge seek new supporters for property tax relief as election day nears. Comment?
Wednesday | via Bloomberg
The U.S. housing market will resume its recovery in 2015 after a "disappointing" year as sales accelerate, construction increases and mortgage credit eases, according to a Bloomberg survey of 25 economists and analysts. New-home sales will jump 16 percent to 510,000 and sales of existing homes will climb 5 percent to 5.21 million, according to the median estimates. Comment?
Thursday Dec 11 | via Times News
A total of 276 cases were started in November in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder. A breakdown of the cases is as follows: Assessment appeals, 10; civil actions, 36; custody complaints,14; district justice appeals, 2; divorce complaints, 15; complaint in ejectment, 1; mortgage foreclosure complaints, 30; name change petition, 1; protection from abuse petitions, 20; quiet title action, 1; replevin complaint, 1; tax sale, 1; court appointments, 3; judgments, 136; miscellaneous cases, 2; and stipulations/waivers of liens, 3. The office staff also received and processed 33 applications for U.S. passports. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via Northeasttimes.com
Caring for the community: Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association treated needy neighbors to a pre-Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 26 at Calvary Christian Church. Members of the Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association heard from representatives of Tree Northeast, TD Bank and Philadelphia Gas Works at their most recent meeting. Comment?
Jan 12, 2011 | via City Journal
'Are any of these ideas actually stupid?' Stewart wondered. Cut to Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones, who described Arizona's plans to sell its state government buildings for $735 million, lease them back, and keep on using them. Comment?
Thursday Nov 20 | via Palm Beach Post
A 90-year-old man is facing foreclosure on a Boynton Beach home he no longer owns after his lender gave him the wrong mortgage payoff amount. According to court documents, Abraham Maisner, who owned a 3,200-square-foot home in Valencia Lakes, went into foreclosure in 2012 after failing to make payments since May 2010. Comment?
5 min ago | via This Is London
Police have arrested two men in connection with the investigation into a nightclub shooting after a dramatic car chase through north London. London's A 175 million Garden Bridge was today given final approval as Boris Johnson claimed it would be an "oasis of tranquillity" in the heart of the capital. Comment?
7 min ago | via Business Journal
Cary is No. 1 on the "nice" list in RealtyTrac's compilation of the "10 Naughtiest and Nicest Housing Markets." Comment?
14 min ago | via NewsOn6 Tulsa
Colorado was poised Wednesday to award more than $8 million for medical marijuana research, a step toward addressing complaints that little is known about pot's medical potential. Colorado will spend more than $8 million researching marijuana's medical potential - a new frontier because government-funded marijuana research traditionally focuses on the drug's negative health effects. Comment?
12 min ago | via GlobeSt.com
Start the day with the information that matters to you. Read GlobeSt.com's Florida AM Alert for coverage of transactions, events and newsmakers from across the Southeast. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Chronicle-Telegram
MEDINA, Wash. - Savvy Seattle-area real estate agents have gained an advantage by paying attention to the growing connections between China and Washington state. Comment?
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