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Firefighter injured in Coolbaugh Township fire
A firefighter fell through a section of a burning floor while helping battle a house fire Thursday morning in Tobyhanna, said Coolbaugh Township Fire Chief Kevin Ambrogio.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Three-legged bear sighted in Smithfield Township, Tobyhanna, Stroud Township
Linda Klein has seen so many bears near her home in Smithfield Township, it takes something unique to catch her attention.
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I started the day fishing some points that I know about that has grass on the sides of them.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Monroe County contractor fined nearly $85K for shoddy paving
A Monroe County contractor has been ordered to pay nearly $85,000 in restitution and other costs after accepting payments from 14 homeowners and then doing shoddy or incomplete work, according to a lawsuit filed by the state Attorney General's Office's Bureau of Consumer Protection.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Tobyhanna church wins the lion's share of $1.45M Pocono Mountain Charter School case
A judge's ruling allows the dissolving Pocono Mountain Charter School to recover roughly $288,000 in taxpayer money for rent from the church that is its landlord, but the figure is less than a quarter of what school leaders sought and likely will not be enough to pay all the final bills.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Fifth guilty plea in Hamilton Township drive-by shooting
An East Stroudsburg man Monday became the last of five people to plead guilty to being third-degree murder accomplices in a Jan. 14 drive-by shooting that killed another man.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Scranton man accused of defrauding Tobyhanna Federal Credit Union out of $26K
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that an indictment was returned by a grand jury charging Farah Laurent, 30, of Scranton, with obtaining approximately $26,000 by fraud from the Tobyhanna Federal Credit Union in May through July of 2010.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Hearing for teacher accused of having sex with students waived
A former special education teacher waived a preliminary hearing Wednesday on charges she had sexual contact with three students at a Clifton Twp.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Lackawanna County Sentences
Alton Swingle, 34, Scranton, 3-6 months in county jail and $1,000 in fines for driving under the influence.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Seeing a need, serving it for folks who are hurting
The line stretched out to the street and around the corner from the New Life In Christ Ministries food pantry on Dansbury Terrace in East Stroudsburg.
Man With Spastic Cerebral Palsy Who Wasn't Expected To Walk Is Now An Accomplished Athlete
Ben Jackson, a 20-year-old athlete from Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, is an avid wrestler and currently training to someday compete in international weightlifting.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Tobyhanna man who wrote fake scripts gets 1-2 years
Frank Mordente of Tobyhanna was a hard-working, white-collar taxpayer with a loving family, supportive community and, until last year, no criminal record.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Historic impact of railroad on Pocono resorts presentation in Pocono Pines
The Historical Association of Tobyhanna Township will present "DL&W and Resorts of the Poconos" at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Clymer Library, 115 Firehouse Road, Pocono Pines.