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  1. Supreme Court will hear Allentown's appeal in dispute with road builderRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    The state's highest court has agreed to hear portions of the city of Allentown's latest appeal in a lengthy legal battle over an arsenic-laden construction site that halted a $2.9 million project to construct New England Avenue on the East Side. The state Supreme Court says it will consider whether a Lehigh County judge should be required to award attorney fees to contractor A. Scott Enterprises of Saylorsburg and impose interest on a nearly $1 million damage award after a jury found the city breached a contract and acted in bad faith. 1 comment

  2. Pleasant Valley students cited in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Times News

    A trio of Pleasant Valley High School students have been cited for criminal mischief after shooting a paintball gun inside the school earlier this month. Nicholas Burke, 18, of Saylorsburg, and Wayne Schneider, 18, of Effort, along with a third individual, a juvenile, shot a paint gun in the hallways of the school, according to a citation written by the Pleasant Valley School District Police.

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  3. Homicide, DUI Charges Filed in Deadly Pedestrian CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Eric Hauff, 38, of Pen Argyl is facing homicide and DUI charges for last month's hit and run death of Jonathan Kennedy, 26, of Saylorsburg. Police say Kennedy was struck by a car while walking along Route 512 in Pen Argyl and later died at the hospital.

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  4. Drunken driver in fatal Pen Argyl crash nearly three times legal limit, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | NJ.com

    ... The vehicle struck Jonathan G. Kennedy, 26, and Gina Huseman, 28, both of the 3000 block of Mountain Road in the Saylorsburg section of Ross Township, Monroe County. Both Kennedy and Huseman were taken to the trauma center at St. Luke's University ...

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  5. Charges expected soon in crash that killed pedestrian in Pen ArgylRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | WFMZ

    ... with the Northampton County District Attorney's office to discuss charges, Mettin said. Jonathan Kennedy, 26, of Saylorsburg, was one of two people struck by a car in Pen Argyl at 8:52 p.m. on May 24. He died at St. Luke's Hospital on May 25, ...

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  6. Mountain Creek Grill opens on site of old Big Daddy's in BartonsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Pocono Record

    ... also comfort foods like pot roast and homemade Mountain meatloaf as well. Wines from Blue Ridge Winery in Saylorsburg will be featured as well. The restaurant completely remodeled its attached sports bar as well, a separate part of the restaurant, ...

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  7. Route 33 lane closure to create 'significant delays,' PennDOT warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | NJ.com

    ... Department of Transportation said Friday. The lane restriction will be on Route 33 South between the Saylorsburg and Belfast exits in Monroe and Northampton counties, respectively, PennDOT said. It is associated with the $13 million reconstruction ...

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  8. Mayors push central court Drug stashing...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Times News

    Already pushing changes to the magisterial court process, the Carbon County Mayor's Association used a recent drug smuggling case as a prime example of why their concerns need to be taken seriously. The referenced incident occurred April 8, when a Saylorsburg man left heroin, suboxone, and syringes in the public bathroom of District Judge Casimir Kosciolek's courtroom in Lansford for his incarcerated girlfriend to find.

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  9. Pickup truck shatters utility pole, lands upside-down on sidewalk in BallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... Tuesday at Main (Route 100) and South Church streets in Bally, Berks County. The driver, Stephen Lemmon, 19, of Saylorsburg, was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, according to state police, who cited him for causing the accident. The ...

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  10. Newell pleads guilty in rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Times News

    ... a toilet. Newell packed a rental car with guns and ammunition and drove to the August 2013 municipal meeting, in Saylorsburg, authorities said. He used a Ruger Mini-14 rifle to blast a barrage of gunfire through a wall into the meeting room, and ...

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  11. Newell pleads guilty to Ross Township fatal shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Having lost more than 100 pounds during his incarceration, a frail Rockne Newell sat turned halfway around in his seat with his head bowed and eyes closed Friday in court, listening to the loved ones of the three people he had fatally shot at an August 2013 Ross Township supervisors' meeting. Newell, 61, of Saylorsburg, was sentenced to three consecutive life terms, followed by 61 to 122 years, in state prison.

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  12. Community Tries to Move On After Township ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... it just brings relief not only to Ross Township to the surrounding townships," said Marilyn Johnson of Saylorsburg. Johnson and her husband Danny live just up the road from where it all happened. Danny is a retired police officer and says seeing ...

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  13. Rockne Newell timelineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Pocono Record

    After a 20-year feud with Ross Township, Monroe County Court ruled during August 2012 in the township's favor, ordering Rockne Newell, a self-proclaimed junk collector, to vacate his property. The township had deemed the property an "eyesore." • August 5, 2013: Three people are dead - Chestnuthill Township Supervisor David Fleetwood and residents Gerard J. Kozic, 53, of Saylorsburg, and James LaGuardia, 64, also of Saylorsburg - from a shooting at a township municipal meeting.

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  14. Jonathan G. KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Jonathan G. Kennedy, 26, of Saylorsburg, passed away Monday, May 25, 2015, with his family by his side at St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill, as the result of a pedestrian accident at Weona Park, Pen Argyl, Sunday evening. Jonathan was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Parish, Pen Argyl, where he served as an alter server, and he played Santa at the annual "Breakfast with Santa."

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  15. Coroner: Lehigh Valley Man Dies After Being Hit By Suspected Drunk DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Patch.com

    A man that was struck by an alleged drunk driver in Pen Argyl on Sunday has died, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's office. Jonathan Kennedy, 26, of Saylorsburg died at St. Luke's University Hospital-Fountain Hill on Monday just before 2 p.m., the coroner's office said.

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  16. Saylorsburg man dies after being hit by...Read the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Times News

    Jonathan Kennedy 26, was pronounced dead at 1:53 p.m. at St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem campus. The cause and manner of death are pending the results of an autopsy scheduled for Wednesday.

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  17. Pen Argyl pedestrian fatal accident probe to close Route 512 brieflyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... struck 26-year-old Jonathan Kennedy and 28-year-old Gina Huseman, both of the 3000 block of Mountain Road in the Saylorsburg section of Ross Township, Monroe County, department police Chief David Mitten said. Both were taken to the trauma center at ...

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  18. Coroner: Man hit by vehicle in Pen Argyl dies from injuriesRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... on Sunday night in Pen Argyl has died, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's office. Jonathan Kennedy, 26, of Saylorsburg was pronounced dead at 1:53 p.m. Monday at St. Luke's University Hospital-Fountain Hill, according to a news release issued ...

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  19. Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit by VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Jonathan Kennedy, 26, of Saylorsburg died Monday after being hit by a vehicle on Route 512 in Pen Argyl around 9 p.m. Sunday, according to the Lehigh County coroner.

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  20. Senior safety net: retirement savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    It's estimated that 4 in 10 baby boomers have nothing saved for retirement and according to the US Census Bureau, 1 in 6 elderly Americans is already living below the federal poverty line. What can you do to make sure that you're in good financial health to retire when you want to? Sixty-two-year-old Ralph Raio of Saylorsburg is a recent retiree.

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