Friday Jul 4
Fireworks displays in the Poconos -
AMERICAN FREEDOM FESTIVAL: 3 to 11 p.m. Friday, 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Eastburg Community Alliance, Dansbury Park, Day Street, East Stroudsburg.
Two Pocono men sworn in as deputy conservation officers -
From left: Stephen McGinnis of Scotrun, Ronald Tussel Jr. of Hawley, and Bruce Densberger of Danville are sworn in by Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas Judge Fred A. Pierantoni.
Namedropper, July 3, 2014
Kristin DeVilliers receives a $4,000 Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society scholarship.
The Pike County Courier
Celebrate the Fourth with Patriotic Big Band Brass
The Wildflower Music Festival opens its 2014 season with a patriotic splash. On Saturday, July 5, The Rodney Mack Philadelphia Big Brass, composed of some of America's top brass musicians, will entertain the audience with a program of patriotic and American standards.
The News Item
Bidder arrested at Northumberland County judicial sale
A man seeking to bid on properties at a Northumberland County judicial sale Wednesday morning ended up being escorted from the premises and briefly imprisoned after being taken into custody on an arrest warrant for offenses committed two years ago in Shamokin.
Tractor-trailer from Pocono Produce in Stroudsburg flips on its side in Hawley
A tractor-trailer flipped on its side on the "S" curve on Hudson Street, Route 590, in Hawley on Thursday afternoon.
Presbyterian assembly: Gay marriage is Christian
Gary Lyon, of Leechburg, PA, left, and Bill Samford, of Hawley, PA., celebrate after a vote allowing Presbyterian pastors discretion in marrying same-sex couples at the 221st General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church at Cobo Hall, in Detroit, Thursday, June 19, 2014.