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Child porn arrest has Milford residents surprised, disturbed
Several days after police arrested a Milford man for allegedly having more than 300,000 images and videos of child pornography on his desktop computer, nearby residents said Saturday they are surprised and disturbed.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Pike County man faces 300 counts of possessing child pornography -
A Pike County man faces 300 counts of possession of kiddie porn after investigators discovered his desktop allegedly contained more than 300,000 images and videos depicting child pornography, the state Attorney General's Office said Friday.
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Pike utility seeks rate increase
The state Public Utility Commission on Thursday voted to investigate requests by Pike County Light & Power Co.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
In Milford, learn about American history for Lent
For the eighth year, the Rev. Dr. Lloyd Kenyon will lead a series of Lenten presentations on Thursday nights at the Milford United Methodist Church in Milford.
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Dr. Dennis Peterson, homebrew master and retired biochemist, will present "The Science of Beer" March 11, at Cora's 1850 Bistro in Hawley.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Allentown museum to bring eagles, other birds of prey to the public
The Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum in Allentown will host its fourth annual EagleFest on March 15, which celebrates the beauty and power of eagles, hawks, owls and falcons in the wild.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
UpFront to feature Milford artist's work
Artist Joseph Splendora of Milford, Pa., painted hundreds of moody landscapes in his life, which ended in 1996, when he was 86. On Saturday, UpFront Exhibition Space in Port Jervis will display 240 of those paintings, from cheery lily ponds to moonlit cemeteries.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Body Counts: Sean Strub Talks Gratitude for AIDS Survival
Sometimes lives criss-cross. Coming upon Sean Strub was one of those serendipitous moments when one of my sisters recently moved to Milford, Pennsylvania.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Light unifying theme in Artery Gallery show
Light glows from mythical monsters as well as flowers, foliage, abstracts and water in the current exhibit at the Artery Gallery in Milford, Pa., where light is a tenuous unifying theme this month.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Hands of Hope plans prayer meeting -
Pike County Hands of Hope plans a prayer meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the First Presbyterian Church, 100 Broad St., Milford.
With demand surging, Pike County pantry needs your help -
In previous years, the pantry served an average of 35 to 40 families a week. Now it is averaging 50 to 55 families, and sometimes more than 65 in a week, many with small children, said Connie Nichols, a volunteer who coordinates efforts between churches.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Wayne's World: Beautiful 'Harry Potter' owls pay us a visit
Crazy, huge bird-watching news! Big numbers of Snowy Owls from the Arctic are landing on our turf - from Bethel to Newburgh.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Storm pushes month toward snowfall record
The double-barreled storm that blasted parts of Northeast Pennsylvania with up to 2 feet of new snow Thursday and Friday dropped 10 inches at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport, pushing the snowfall total for the month to 21.6 inches.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
GLBT Center to host 'Share Your Heart' Feb. 22
The Upper Delaware GLBT Center will host the third annual "Share Your Heart With the Community" Valentine's Dance and Food Drive at 8 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Best Western Inn at Hunt's Landing, at 120 Route 6 and 209, Matamoras, Pa.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Pair sentenced for dealing heroin in Pike County
MILFORD, Pa. - Two Orange County, N.Y., men have been sentenced to prison for selling heroin in Matamoras, Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin announced Monday.
Penn State Susquehanna County Extension hosting wellness walking program
Penn State Extension of Susquehanna County is inviting participants to walk across Pennsylvania this spring in its wellness program, "Everybody Walk Across PA."
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Mom in DV drug-testing case speaks out about recent ruling -
The family that sued to stop random, suspicionless drug testing of Delaware Valley School District students is disappointed in the recent decision to re-establish testing.