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  1. Upstart Dingmans Ferry pet shop owner keeps family in business planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pocono Record

    ... said Ganly. The Ganly family pets also include five geckos, lots of fish and a shih tzu mix they adopted from Pike County Humane Society two years ago. Ganly is using his Country Critters Facebook page to keep customers updated on when supplies or ...

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  2. Bulletin board, Saturday, March 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Pocono Record

    ... Horses: An afternoon with George Washington and famous equine “Tails” from 3 to 5 p.m. at Pike County Historical Society and Museum, 608 Broad St., Milford. Cost is $20 per person. Information and registration: 570-296-8126. Narcotics ...

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  3. Upstart Dingmans Ferry pet shop owner keeps family in business planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pocono Record

    ... said Ganly. The Ganly family pets also include five geckos, lots of fish and a shih tzu mix they adopted from Pike County Humane Society two years ago. Ganly is using his Country Critters Facebook page to keep customers updated on when supplies or ...

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  4. Support for older, wiser judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Pocono Record

    ... The shift, which wouldn't occur until either late this year or next year, comes amid recent controversy in Pike County, where President Judge Joseph Kameen was asked to recuse himself from presiding over at least two criminal cases because of his ...

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  5. After decades of growth, population falls in Monroe, PikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pocono Record

    ... increase in Monroe County, with 800 more people estimated to have moved here from other countries. For years, Pike County led the state in annual population growth on a percentage basis. But Pike has lost an estimated 1,175 people during the most ...

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  6. Pike County Historical Society gets $4K state grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Pocono Record

    The Pike County Historical Society has been awarded a $4,000 grant by the state's Cultural and Historical Grant Program, Reps. Rosemary M. Brown and Mike Peifer announced.

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  7. April volunteer calendarRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Times-Tribune

    Court Appointed Special Advocates Program: Volunteers are appointed by judges, in a court order, to watch over and advocate for abused and neglected children to make sure they do not get lost in the overburdened legal and social-service system. Contact: Joan Peterson, 570-558-3971.

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  8. Pike County district attorney race focuses on Frein trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pocono Record

    In what would ordinarily have been just another primary election, the race for Pike County district attorney will likely capture the attention of the entire nation because of one man: Eric Frein. Two-term Republican incumbent Ray Tonkin and Milford defense attorney Kelly Gaughan, also a Republican, are vying for their party's nomination in the May primary.

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  9. After decades of growth, population falls in Monroe, Pike Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pocono Record

    ... increase in Monroe County, with 800 more people estimated to have moved here from other countries. For years, Pike County led the state in annual population growth on a percentage basis. But Pike has lost an estimated 1,175 people during the most ...

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  10. Upstart pet shop owner keeps family in business planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Pocono Record

    ... said Ganly. The Ganly family pets also include five geckos, lots of fish and a shih tzu mix they adopted from Pike County Humane Society two years ago. Ganly is using his Country Critters Facebook page to keep customers updated on when supplies or ...

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  11. Kahr Firearms Group provides home for family of bears at new Blooming Grove headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Pocono Record

    Last year, as things were just beginning to show signs of spring, Kahr Firearms Group stumbled across a bear den on their newly acquired 620-acre parcel of Pike County land. The den was home to a very underweight sow and one cub.

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  12. Benefactor helps homeless veterans living on essentialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pocono Record

    Bob Rapp Jr., responded on an icy January day to a call about someone living in a Pike County hunting camp with no electricity or running water. As community outreach specialist for Hope for Veterans, based in Allentown, he went out to investigate.

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  13. Namedropper for Thursday, March 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Times-Tribune

    Paul Mackarey, PT, DHSc, clinical associate professor of medicine and faculty adviser of TCMC's Healthcare Journalism Club, presented Anjani Amladi with TCMC's Healthcare Journalism Award. Attorney Karl A. Wagner Jr., left, was honored at the "Chefs Do Dinner" fundraiser for the Center for Developmental Disabilities of Pike County.

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  14. Pike and Monroe civic affairs calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pocono Record

    Board of Supervisors: First and third Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m. Recreation and Park Commission: Meets every fourth Monday, 5:30 p.m., Recreation and Park Commission Office, 4221 Manor Drive, Snydersville , 296-7231 Board of Commissioners : Every Wednesday morning at 9 a.m. at the Administration Building Pike County Conservation District Board of Directors: Third Monday of every month, 3:30 p.m., although its first two meeting on Feb. 23 falls on the fourth Monday. Meetings are held at the Education Center on Route 402 in Blooming Grove.

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  15. Milford women fitness program develops outer, inner strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pocono Record

    Several women gathered in a class designed for gain without pain to stretch and then flexed their muscles with small weights on a recent Thursday afternoon at the Pike County Administration Building. The 12-week series one-hour classes held twice weekly is part of the Strong Women Growing Stronger program, offered by Penn State Extension.

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  16. Protecting Dingman's waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Pike County Courier

    Chris Wood, Dingman Township's Sewage/Zoning Enforcement Officer, reported on his attendance at the Pennsylvania Association of Sewage Enforcement Officer's Conference at a recent township meeting. Shellfish, including oyster beds, and rockfish have already disappeared in Chesapeake Bay, he said, offering a cautionary tale for Pike County's streams, which are designated by the state to be High Quality or Exceptional Value.

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  17. Man sentenced for DUI, endangering childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Pocono Record

    Daniel Q. McElnea, 25, of Milford, was sentenced Friday in Pike County Court to nine months to five years in state prison for driving under the influence and endangering a child passenger's welfare, said the Pike County District Attorney's Office. Police responded Aug. 29 to a vehicle partially impeding traffic on Broad Street.

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  18. Frein manhunt cost $11.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... police barracks across Pennsylvania as a result of the Sept. 12 ambush outside the Blooming Grove barracks in Pike County that killed Cpl. Dickson of Dunmore and severely wounded Trooper Alex T. Douglass of Olyphant. New leases for barracks include ...

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  19. Frein manhunt cost $11.7M, but state police OK to payRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... police barracks across Pennsylvania as a result of the Sept. 12 ambush outside the Blooming Grove barracks in Pike County that killed Cpl. Dickson of Dunmore and severely wounded Trooper Alex T. Douglass of Olyphant. New leases for barracks include ...

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  20. Wagner to receive Children's Champion AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Pocono Record

    Karl A. Wagner Jr. has been named this year's Center for Developmental Disabilities of Pike County's Children's Champion Award and Saige Fohl was selected as the “CDD Featured Annual Appeal Child.” Both will be honored at the 17th annual “Chefs Do Dinner” event on March 25 at Best Western Inn at Hunt's Landing, Matamoras. Wagner is being honored for his role as youth ambassador ensuring necessary programs and services are available to all children of Pike County.

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