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Big Brothers, Big Sisters present scholarships
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bridge, a program of Catholic Social Services, recently presented its annual Paul Smith Memorial Scholarships to Raymond Rittenhouse, a recent graduate of Greater Nanticoke Area High School, and Breanna Zafia, a recent graduate of Wyoming Valley West High School.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
East Stroudsburg man dead in crash by Eagle Valley Mall this morning UPDATE
An East Stroudsburg man died and one man was injured in a one-car crash on Courtland Street by the Eagle Valley Mall early this morning.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Still bickering over an East Stroudsburg bridge
The crumbling Ridgeway Street Bridge in East Stroudsburg continues to await attention while local and state officials point fingers about who is responsible for replacing it.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
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
Naked man subdued in East Stroudsburg, taken to Pocono Medical Center -
An East Stroudsburg homeowner looked out of his window Thursday morning to see a naked man cutting himself with a shard of glass.
1971 'Willy Wonka' on East Stroudsburg screen
Pocono Community Theater will screen "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" at 2 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday at the theater, 88 S. Courtland St., East Stroudsburg.
Gaumer Quartet at Tranquil Gardens, East Stroudsburg
The Alan Gaumer Quartet, with vocalist Robin Bryan, will perform at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Pocono Tranquil Gardens, 329 E. Brown St., East Stroudsburg.
How to Avoid Falling Victim to Contractors
The Attorney General's office accused contractors of not completing the jobs they were paid to do and not properly registering their companies.
Intermediate teacher hailed by ESU honor society
The East Stroudsburg University chapter of Sigma Xi, the international scientific research honor society, recently honored Joseph Fluhr, a science teacher at Lehman Intermediate School, and 34 ESU students for excellence in scholarly pursuits of the sciences.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Man Found Dead in Pool
State police and the coroner were called to the Days Inn on Seven Bridges Road near East Stroudsburg Wednesday afternoon after they said a man was found dead in a pool.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Lenape Nation renews its bond with conservation groups
Marc Kurtz of East Stroudsburg, left, and Matt DelCoco, also of East Stroudsburg, unload their canoe at the Dingmans Access on the Delaware River on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, during the Delaware River Cleanup.
Tuition may drop for Philly center -
Students taking courses at East Stroudsburg University's Center City Philadelphia site could see discounted tuition.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Fifth guilty plea in Hamilton Township drive-by shooting
An East Stroudsburg man Monday became the last of five people to plead guilty to being third-degree murder accomplices in a Jan. 14 drive-by shooting that killed another man.
Wurst, Weiners Popular In The Poconos
The Polish and German themed fest at the Shawnee Mountain ski area near East Stroudsburg had music, traditional dancers, "bier stein olympics" for the adults and of course, plenty of wursts, wieners, and kielbasa for everyone.
Former East Stroudsburg teacher serving jail term is on tonight's meeting agenda
The East Stroudsburg Area School Board will make a formal motion tonight to terminate the employment of former art teacher Cynthia Hartopp, who was sentenced to 15 to 48 months in state prison earlier this year for having an inappropriate relationship with two male students.
Cocaine found during East Stroudsburg traffic stop
State police said they found nine ounces of cocaine, worth $25,000, when stopping a vehicle at 1:10 a.m. Monday at Green Tree Drive and Prospect Street in East Stroudsburg.
Royal Chemical Completes Expansion Of East Stroudsburg, PA, Plant By Increasing Blending Capacity
As part of a continued effort to build for the future, Royal Chemical, a company specializing in custom chemical blending, toll blending and chemical manufacturing, recently completed an expansion of its plant in East Stroudsburg, Pa.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
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.
Stroudsburg man arrested for aggravated assault in Smithfield Township -
A Stroudsburg man allegedly brandished a loaded 9 mm pistol in the direction of an East Stroudsburg man during a verbal altercation early July 4 in Smithfield Township.