17 hrs ago
Owner reacts after fire destroys auto body shop in Stroud Township
Roumen Kondouzov's wife woke him about 4 a.m. Friday in their home off Progress Street in Stroud Township, saying she had heard a loud noise.
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Man charged in East Stroudsburg assault, fruit punch theft
One man struck another in the eye and took his Hawaiian punch Aug. 16 in East Stroudsburg, Stroud Area Regional Police said.
Auto body shop in East Stroudsburg destroyed by fire
Progress Street in off Mill Creek Road, which is not closed but caution is advised when traveling through that area.
Roundabouts proposed at Exit 308 in East Stroudsburg
The Exit 308 Interchange project in East Stroudsburg will include two proposed roundabouts, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation officials said Thursday during an open house to present preliminary plans for the project.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Morning Call
Shock-rock band to continue after frontman's death, to play area show
GWAR, the satirical, theatrical shock-rock band whose singer, Dave Brockie, was found dead in his home in March, has announced it will continue on as a band, and will make up an area show that was canceled because of the tragedy.
ESU football coach named United Way honorary chairman
East Stroudsburg University head football coach Denny Douds, with 244-171-13 record heading into his 41st season, was named honorary campaign chairman for the United Way of Monroe County.
Two readers have won West End Fair VIP ticket packages for their correct answers.
Two Pocono Record readers have won West End Fair VIP ticket packages for their correct answers to the 2014 Poconos Scavenger Hunt.
Fire crews called to Holland Thread building in Stroudsburg
Emergency responders were called to the Holland Thread building at 411 Lower Main St. in Stroudsburg about 10 a.m. today.
Pocono Community Church plans Day of Hope to give away back-to-school items
Pocono Community Church is holding a Day of Hope on Saturday to give away back-to-school items to less fortunate families.
Survey: 23 percent earn below living wage
Though 30 public employees in the two counties earn more than $150,000 each year, a far larger percentage also do not make enough to live where they work, according to a Pocono Record analysis and living wage data supplied by Pocono Alliance.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
ESU's Keystone Center is on hold
East Stroudsburg University's proposed 269,000-square-foot Keystone Center is on hold - for now, state officials said Wednesday.
Monroe County reaches tentative deal to buy contested Stroudsburg building -
A tentative $3.2 million out-of-court settlement for Monroe County to buy a Main Street building for future county offices won formal approval today from the county commissioners' board.
Smithfield crash leads to arrest for suspected DUI
A woman was arrested for suspected driving under the influence after crashing her car and then fleeing on foot Monday in Smithfield Township, state police said.
Monroe County reaches tentative deal to buy contested Stroudsburg building
The Monroe County commissioners announced at their meeting this morning that they have reached a tentative out-of-court settlement to buy 701 Main St. in Stroudsburg for $3.2 million.
Thomas' spot on ballot challenged by three women -
Lucy Cohowicz of Stroudsburg, meanwhile, has announced a write-in campaign for the new seat representing Coolbaugh, Paradise and Price townships, six of Stroud Township's seven voting precincts and Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
One driver in a big hurry caused a delay for hundreds of others in Stroudsburg Tuesday afternoon.
A tractor-trailer leaked fuel all over a major intersection Tuesday afternoon in Stroudsburg, snarling traffic in the downtown.
Five questions for Roddy Ellias, mostly about Dave Liebman
April 24, 2008 - Jazz saxophonist David Liebman, who plays his first Ottawa club gig in 37 years at Cafe ParadisoPhoto by Jean Levac, The Ottawa Citizen, Canwest News Services ASSIGNMENT NUMBER 89699 Dave Liebman lives in Stroudsburg, Penn.
ESU: Back to (a clean) school
In preparation for student check-in starting Friday, East Stroudsburg University's faculty, staff and administrators took to the university's grounds for the first Campus Clean-Up Day.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
New Jersey Herald
Pa. man admits having gun in car
An East Stroudsburg, Pa. man pleaded guilty to having a .22 caliber Ruger Mark II gun during a traffic stop in Byram, according to the prosecutor's office.
Judge Rules: Keep Ramsey School Closed
Keep the school closed. That was the court ruling in Monroe County after parents filed an emergency injunction to try and re-open Ramsey Elementary in Stroudsburg.