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Fish Away At Lake Jean
Lake Jean at Ricketts Glen State Park on the border of Sullivan and Luzerne counties is a popular spot for swimmers, boaters and anglers.
Ready to start a new school year
East Stroudsburg School District will start the new school year with changes - to its dress code, to building and campus upgrades, to several key administrative positions and to a new athletic conference.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The best views in Pennsylvania? That's nothing. How about the best views in the Poconos?
PennLive.com last week published its list of "Pennsylvania's Best Views 2," but Bushkill Falls was the only Poconos spot included on the list.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Foreign cornstalks thriving in the Poconos -
Stephen Sawyer of Bushkill stands next to his colossal corn stalks outside of his home on Friday, August 15, 2014.
Several break-ins reported around the Poconos
Burglars gained access to a home on Wellington Way in Bushkill sometime between Aug. 10 and 14 and removed multiple household items.
Bushkill woman faces DUI charge after backing into marked police vehicle -
A Bushkill woman was charged with drunken driving after she backed into a marked state police SUV in the parking lot of Mueller's My Place Bar and Restaurant in Middle Smithfield Township on Wednesday morning, according to state police.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Bushkill Inn is getting new owners
The Bushkill Inn and Conference Center, which filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in May, is expected to change ownership by the end of the year.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Three Pike County women charged with welfare fraud
Three people have been charged with defrauding the state Department of Public Welfare following a joint investigation between the Pike County Detective Bureau and agents from the Office of Inspector General.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Costly Monroe County properties to go to auction
About 2,000 properties - many owned by prominent local businesses and individuals - are scheduled to be sold to the highest bidder Sept.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Middle Smithfield Township officials, rules bring poor economy
The Brookings Institution study "Back to Prosperity" pinned Pennsylvania's financial failures on the townships', municipalities' and boroughs' fractured rules and regulations.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Pike County judge sentences 3 men for various offenses
Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin announced several criminal sentences handed down by Pike County President Judge Joseph F. Kameen, according to a news release.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Court closes Middle Smithfield Township carnival
A carnival in Middle Smithfield Township was ordered by a judge Friday to shut down immediately for lack of a special use permit.
Shut It Down: Judge Orders Carnival To Close Over Lack Of Permits
A carnival controversy in Monroe County headed to court Friday afternoon and a judge ruled the carnival had to shut down because it didn't have the right kind of permit.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Knowing CPR may save a loved one's life
Calling 911 should always be the first step, but before medical professionals arrive, immediately performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation will greatly increase a victim's chances for survival.
Daylong celebration will feed funds for 2 nonprofits
Sandy Beecher and his honkin' harmonica with the Merchants of Groove will return to the Bushkill Bluesfest on Aug. 10 at the Lehman Township Community Park.