Saturday Jul 19
In Your Neighborhood
St. Ann's Basilica Parish sponsors the Car Show & Chicken BBQ. It's held on the Basilica grounds on St. Ann's Street in Scranton, Sunday, August 3 with the car show 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The event also includes raffles, 50/50 awards., music & face painting.
Pike County sentencings -
Matthew John Pierro, 31, of Archbald was sentenced to 9 to 18 months in the Pike County Jail, fined $425 and had his driver's license suspended for two years for possession of a controlled substance and driving while operating privilege suspended and operating a vehicle without official certificate of inspection.
Fundraiser for Family of Accidental Shooting Victim
Friends and neighbors came together to help a family that lost a child in an accidental shooting in Pike County two months ago .
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.