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  1. History's Headlines: The day the earth shookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... 1999, in which five people died, comes to mind as the most recent. But the March 26, 1942 explosion at the Lehigh Portland Cement Company's quarry at Sandts Eddy, in Lower Mount Bethel Township, Northampton County, which killed 31 workers, ranks as ...


  2. The day the earth shookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... 1999, in which five people died, comes to mind as the most recent. But the March 26, 1942 explosion at the Lehigh Portland Cement Company's quarry at Sandts Eddy, in Lower Mount Bethel Township, Northampton County, which killed 31 workers, ranks as ...


  3. Donald L. AckersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... Ackerson, Don is survived by his wife of 55 years, Grace; three children: Donna Van Scoten and husband Randy of Portland; Barbara Cornwell and husband B. Lee of Blairstown, N.J.; and Gregory Ackerson and wife Karen of Frelinghuysen, N.J.; six ...


  4. Sherma L. GodshalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Sherma was born in East Stroudsburg on April 3, 1955, the daughter of Sherman and Barbara LaBarre, of Portland. She was the wife of William H. Godshalk.


  5. Charles George KemmererRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... Army stationed in Germany. He was honorably discharged in 1962. Charles spent many years employed at Wilkra Co. of Portland and volunteering for DES of Stroudsburg. He was a member of Christ Hamilton Lutheran Church, where he served as treasurer for ...


  6. Earlie J. PurdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Earlie was born in Aurora, N.C., on Dec. 13, 1945, and was the son of the late Cullie A. and Mary Beatrice Purdue Jr. He was formerly employed at Weis Markets in Bangor. Prior to that, he was a caretaker of Riverview Cemetery in Portland for many years.


  7. Local news anchor shares poignant story of racism in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    From the Facebook page of Jackie Ward, who is the weekend morning anchor for WCSH 6 in Portland and WLBZ 2 in Bangor: "I'm writing about something I witnessed yesterday in hopes that it can serve as a reminder for us to be kinder to each other. Yesterday in the Old Port, an adorable family of four was walking down Fore Street enjoying the day, popping in and out of stores along with everyone else in downtown Portland.


  8. A Katahdin region for hipster beards or the non-ironic sort?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... has decided they want a national park almost 100 miles to the north. Who is next to put their thumb on the scale? Portland? Cynthia: Millinocket, the " magic city ," had better weigh in quickly before it disappears! Its population has dropped from ...


  9. Men's Chorus Participated in Mucho Macho MusicRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Westminster College

    ... ara, who joined the Westminster faculty in August, earned undergraduate and master's degrees from the University of Portland and D.M.A. from the University of Southern California.


  10. Why Stephen King needs to wait his turnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... with mentally ill and marginalized adults at Amistad Inc.. He has worked on a lobster boat, at several high-end Portland restaurants, and at a local meat packing plant. He also ran for Portland City Council in 2013, wrote a weekly column in the now ...


  11. Elizabeth 'Betty' ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... in Philadelphia and received her cosmetology license. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church of Portland, where she served as an Eucharistic minister, and head of the CCD program. Betty was also a member of the Ladies Sodality and ...


  12. Knowlton Township house fire not suspicious, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 |

    ... ce said. Firefighters from Mountain Lake, White Township, Allamuchy Township, Hope Township, Belvidere, Blairstown, Portland and Upper Mount Bethel Township assisted, police said.


  13. Todd Strohe remembered for fairness as district judge, ties to Bangor Area athleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 |

    ... covers Upper Mount Bethel, Lower Mount Bethel and Washington townships and the boroughs of Bangor, East Bangor, Portland and Roseto. Strohe worked four years as a U.S. probation officer in New Haven, Conn., after college before coming back closer to ...


  14. Vincent dePaul MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... X. Murphy Sr. Vince served in the U.S. Navy. He was a machinist, most recently working for the former Wilkra Co. in Portland before retiring. Surviving, with his wife and mother, is a daughter, Edith-Ann, wife of Gregory Mongiello, of East ...


  15. Maine has a development conundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... but the problem actually seems to be worse in the most "urban" areas of the state. Take Maine's largest city, Portland. It boasts an obscenely low vacancy rate for both residential and commercial rental property, yet there is high demand for it. ...


  16. Why Portland's Olympic Mills Commerce Center could keep its nameRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    Olympic Provisions, a Portland meat maker and restaurant, had to alter its name under pressure from the Olympic Committee but the building that inspired the name, the Olympic Mills Commerce Center, is so far spared. Portlanders scratched their heads last week when Olympic Provisions, the Portland sausage maker and restaurant, modified its name after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from the Olympic Committee.


  17. Fineran's Photos: Frigid day for a tour of the Delaware Water GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    ... My game plan, take I 80 west, get off at exit 4 and cross the Delaware River at the Columbia Toll Bridge into Portland, Pa. I will drive through the Water Gap taking Route 611 also named "Scenic Drive" stopping at the three Scenic Overlooks in the ...


  18. Love is in the air at area wineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... 280 Mount Pleasant Road, Bangor, will offer Russian-style chocolates from Alexandra and Nicolay Chocolates in Portland, paired with Chambourcin, Cabernet Franc and Papa's Red, noon-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Info: 610-588-9463. Info: ...


  19. Thumbs up, thumbs downRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Pocono Record

    THUMBS UP to Amanda Marsh of Stroudsburg for setting up an online fundraiser to help cover the funeral costs for her friend the late Neil Brodt III, who was found dead Jan. 27 in the Delaware River near Portland. Brodt, 25, did not have insurance to cover a funeral and his surviving family members - he lived with his grandparents - could use the help.


  20. Fundraiser set up to cover funeral costs of man found in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Pocono Record

    A friend of Neil Brodt III, the Northampton County man who was found dead Tuesday afternoon in the Delaware River, has started an online campaign to pay for Brodt's funeral expenses. Amanda Marsh of Stroudsburg set up a account Wednesday for "Little Neil" Brodt, 25, who had lived 15 years with his grandparents on Main Street, Portland.


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