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Bars settle DUI crash case for $6.6 million
Two Monroe County bars have agreed to pay $6.6 million to a former Stroudsburg man who was paralyzed in a car crash after he left the bars in an intoxicated condition, according to the man's attorney.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Rick Springfield to headline Stroudsburg, Pa., fundraising concert
SInger-guitarist Rick Springfield will headline a fundraising concert March 28 at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, Pa.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
ESU, PASSHE rebut union-backed report -
A report released last week alleging the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education has allowed its universities to mismanage their budgets was poorly prepared, East Stroudsburg University officials contend.
Christmas carols ring out through low brass -
Theodore Graham, 16, of Saylorsburg, plays with an ensemble of tuba players in Courthouse Square in Stroudsburg during the Tuba Christmas performance on Saturday.
Toys for Joy: You can be Santa for struggling families -
One 4-year-old girl who attends the Head Start program in East Stroudsburg has the same hopes and dreams for Christmas as any other child.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
VIDEO TubaChristmas in Stroudsburg
A grand assembly of tubas perform during TubaChristmas in Stroudsburg on Saturday, December 7, 2013.
Why a Power Outage Doesn't Have to Shut You Down
Hitting stores the day after Thanksgiving is a tradition for many and a day of hope for retailers seeking to get out of the red.
Things for you to do this weekend
Open Studio event at MudWorks Pottery Is the extent of your pottery experience limited to multiple viewings of the film "Ghost"? Well, now's your chance not only to tour a pottery studio, but also to see live demonstrations as the magic unfolds.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Dogs found dead in trash bags in Poconos: Reward offered for culprits
Destiny was found tied in a plastic trash bag. She was discovered lying on top of another bag trying to keep a little Yorkie warm.
Three more dead dogs found in Monroe County, PA - Reward offered for info
The Animal Welfare Society of Monroe shelter has reported that three additional dead dogs were found in plastic bags along the roadside.
Sherman Theater complains about being shut out from share of hotel tax money
The Sherman Theater in downtown Stroudsburg brought in $5 million worth of tourism spending to Monroe County businesses this year yet it didn't get a single dollar of the county's hotel room tax revenue.
Helping Head Start youngsters -
East Stroudsburg University student athlete Syrandin Deere Vester,[CQ] left, helps Sadiq Jeffery [CQ] with a Christmas craft project at Pocono Services for Family and Children's Head Start Program on in East Stroudsburg Thursday, December 5, 2013.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
AWSOM reports three more dead dogs found -
The AWSOM animal shelter was reporting on its Facebook page Thursday that it has received reports of three additional dead dogs found in black garbage bags throughout the Poconos.
Stroudsburg teachers, board reach deal on new contract -
The Stroudsburg Area School Board and teachers' union have come to an agreement on a contract - which calls for a wage freeze - as both parties approved a state-appointed fact-finder's report Wednesday.
Sharing the Power of Christmas
A young boy in the Poconos is throwing a holiday party for children like him who have disabilities.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Water pipe problem forces homeless center to close
A local homeless day center was forced to close Wednesday after a problem with a water pipe in its building.
Fundraiser to fight cancer Thursday night at Sherman Theater -
Children and local artists will be collaborating to raise awareness and funds for the pediatric cancer group, Lizzie's Circle from 6-10 p.m. at the Sherman Theater's Living Room on Main Street in Stroudsburg Thursday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Faculty union accuses State System of mismanagement
An analysis commissioned by the faculty union and released Tuesday says seven state-owned universities, which claim faculty layoffs are needed, mismanage their budgets and lack accountability and oversight.