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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)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
4 sentenced in Pike County, Pa.
The Pike County District Attorney's Office says criminal sentencing has been completed for two Bushkill residents, a Hawley resident and a Dingman's Ferry resident.
Monroe County contractor fined nearly $85K for shoddy paving
A Monroe County contractor has been ordered to pay nearly $85,000 in restitution and other costs after accepting payments from 14 homeowners and then doing shoddy or incomplete work, according to a lawsuit filed by the state Attorney General's Office's Bureau of Consumer Protection.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Bushkill doo-wop legend joins TV show celebrating classic music, cars
It's a wrap! The pilot for a proposed 30-minute TV program, "American Classics: The Cars, Music & Stars," is now in post-production.
Golf benefit becoming a summer tradition
"Go play golf. Go to the golf course. Hit the ball, Find the ball. Repeat until the ball is in the hole.
'Learn About Wildlife' at Bushkill Falls
The Pocono Wildlife Rehabilitation Center for more than 10 years has been taking its show on the road and leading summer programs at Bushkill Falls with some of its resident animals.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Theft of Hot Pockets, hoagie nets charges for two Bushkill residents
Two Bushkill residents are accused of retail theft after allegedly taking two Hot Pockets and a foot-long hoagie from Turkey Hill on Winona Falls Road in Middle Smithfield Township, state police said.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
People on the Move, July 20, 2014
James Bonczek, Plains, will serve as manager of the Forty Fort office of the multi-discipline engineering and code enforcement firm.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Police investigating Bushkill man's death
The death of Anthony A. Ventura of Bushkill is 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 in Lehman Township.
Ghost of Blinky protects Bushkill a " sort of -
Under duress, I am sometimes forced to watch one of those ghost hunting shows on television that keep the rest of my family so enthralled.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Police investigating a homicide in Pine Ridge in Bushkill
The victim's body was found in the vicinity of Davis Circle near the intersection of Pine Ridge Drive West.
Pocono Mountain Adventures welcomes jump tower, bungee trampolines
With a new parking lot, bungee jumping center and heavy machinery, there is a lot of activity at the corner of Route 209 and Winona Falls Road in Bushkill.
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.
'Wall' visits Echo Lake Park, Vetstock
There was some heavy traffic for a brief time during what is normally off-peak hours on Route 209 in Middle Smithfield late morning on Thursday, but no one seemed to mind.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bushkill woman admits arson in apartment fire
Police say a woman has confessed to intentionally starting a fire inside an apartment building in Middle Smithfield Township last month.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Best Bets in Eastern Pocono entertainment, July 4-5, 2014
Jocelyn Franks, then 3, and her older brother Jayden Frank of Dingmans Ferry wave their flags during the 2011 annual Independence Day parade Lehman Township.
Toast to Bushkill Emergency Corps services
There's a lot of opinions about wine. Ernest Hemingway said, "Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any other purely sensory thing."
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Bushkill Falls Road near East Stroudsburg North to be closed - Update
The bumpy bus ride to the north campus of East Stroudsburg Area School District is being repaired in a $1.9 million project by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.