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NJ Man Arrested for Manufacturing and Selling "Ghost Guns"Morristown MinuteNewsBreak Contributor
Urgent Appeal: Owner Sought for Lost Pitbull in Middle Smithfield TownshipStroudsburg HeraldNewsBreak Contributor
Identity of Princess Doe: A Decades-Long Journey Cracked with DNA AnalysisSenaiNewsBreak Contributor
Pennsylvania's Supreme Court Upholds Township's Restrictions on Backyard Gun Ranges, Sparking DebateRanchersRidgeNewsBreak Contributor
Religious ceremony in NazarethDiana RusNewsBreak Contributor
Water rescue in Monroe County
COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP, MONROE CO. (WOLF) — A man was reportedly rescued from a lake in Monroe County. Just before 3 p.m. Wednesday, emergency services responded to Bradys Lake in Coolbaugh Township for a report of a male in the water. The male was removed from the water but his...
Urgent Appeal: Owner Sought for Lost Pitbull in Middle Smithfield Township
Monroe County, Pennsylvania – Authorities are urgently seeking the public's assistance in locating the owner of a white male Pitbull found lost in the area of Creek Rd. and Manzanedo Rd., Middle Smithfield Township. The Pitbull, discovered on February 21, 2024, is a robust dog, weighing approximately 100 lbs, with an unknown age.
'Unfed, Unhealthy & Dirty': More Than Dogs, Pups Removed From Sussex Home, Couple Charged
UPDATE: The ASPCA said on Wednesday that it helped remove more than 90 adult dogs and puppies from the Sussex County home of a self-described animal couple who were charged with multiple cruelty-related counts.Two dogs were found dead during a 7 a.m. raid at a Vernon Township home led by the Sussex…
Authorities: Man with gun who prompted lockdowns crashed stolen car, tried to break into homes
JIM THORPE, Pa. - A man is facing a slew of charges after police in the Poconos say he stole a vehicle, tried to break into multiple homes and cars, and stole a pellet gun from a home. "This developed from earlier this morning where a stolen vehicle was crashed,...
Another jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery ticket sold
MIDDLETOWN, Pa. (WTAJ) — Another jackpot was hit in the Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 game on Sunday. The jackpot winning ticket worth $350,000 matched all five balls drawn on Sunday, Feb. 18. Those numbers were 1-16-18-27-29. The ticket was sold at Gas N Goods in Sciota, Monroe County. They’ll earn a $500 bonus for selling […]
Experience La Dolce Vita in Milford: 3 Italian Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a tour of three Italian restaurants in Milford. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below~:
Nearly 30 years after body found in Poconos, ‘Sugarloaf Jane Doe' has a name, face
For nearly three decades the name of so-called "Sugarloaf Jane Doe" -- whose body was found in Sugarloaf Township, Luzerne County -- remained a mystery. No more is she nameless thanks to DNA technology, Pennsylvania State Police said Tuesday. Skeletal remains found in Pocono Mountains area in 1994. Crews working...
NJ sanctuary is dedicated to giving animals a second chance
WANTAGE — You may have heard of Skylands Animal Sanctuary and Rescue. The 240-acre Sussex County animal sanctuary has been in the news during the last few months after Ricardo, the bull made headlines when he was found wandering on the New Jersey Transit tracks in Newark in February.
Identity of Princess Doe: A Decades-Long Journey Cracked with DNA Analysis
In the serene Cedar Ridge Cemetery of Blairstown Township, New Jersey, a heartbreaking saga began to unfold on a somber morning in July 1982. The discovery of a young girl's lifeless body, shrouded in mystery and tragedy, marked the beginning of an enduring quest for answers. For nearly forty years, she remained nameless, her identity obscured by the brutal circumstances of her murder. Referred to simply as Princess Doe, a name imbued with a sense of solemnity by Lieutenant Eric Kranz, she captured the attention of the nation and left a lasting impression on all who were moved by her tragic tale.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Kittens Of East Stroudsburg, PA Need You!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of east stroudsburg..
Former Pike County Area Agency on Aging director seeks 139th Pa. House seat
Robin Schooley Skibber, who recently retired as the director of the Pike County Area Agency on Aging, has announced her candidacy on the Democratic ticket for the 139th District in the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives. Former Rep. Joe Adams is not seeking a second term due to family medical...
Local Stroudsburg Woman Overcomes Heart Defect with Support from St. Luke’s University Health Network
Alisa Tongg, a 47-year-old Stroudsburg resident, found out she had a congenital heart defect. She acknowledges the medical team at St. Luke’s University Health Network for their support during this health issue. Tongg first sensed something unusual with sensations on her body's right side. Although she had a history of migraines, this felt different. She was admitted to the ER at St. Luke’s Monroe campus for several tests.
Project Self-Sufficiency to host free family fun nights in March
NEWTON, NJ (Sussex County) – Parents who are looking for affordable ways to entertain the kids are invited to check out the free Family Fun Nights hosted by Project Self-Sufficiency on Thursday evenings in March, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., at 127 Mill Street in Newton. Families are invited...
NJ high school warns of spread of serious disease
SUSSEX — High Point Regional High School informed parents in a letter that “a member of our community” has been diagnosed with pertussis, or whooping cough. It’s not clear if “community” refers to the school population or the towns of Wantage, Sussex Borough, Branchville, Frankford, Lafayette and Montague served by the school.
See all homes sold in Monroe County, Feb. 12 to Feb. 18
The following is a listing of all home transfers in Monroe County reported from Feb. 12 to Feb. 18. There were 30 transactions posted during this time. During this period, the median sale for the area was a 1,236-square-foot home on Tuscarora Drive in Pocono Lake that sold for $270,000.
Ohio woman accused of hitting repo man with car he was trying to repossess
A woman is behind bars after being accused of hitting a man with her car.
Murder Suspect 'Subdued' by NJ State Troopers Dies in Police Custody
WARREN COUNTY, NJ -The New Jersey Attorney General's Office is now investigating an incident that happened in Columbia, NJ on Feb 12 that led to two deaths. Authorities in Warren County say that a man, suspected of fatally shooting his friend's wife, was found by NJ State Troopers, "subdued" after the suspect engaged in a "physical altercation" with the officers, and arrested. He then had a “medical emergency,” was given CPR and transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. The following is based on a statement released by the Warren County Prosecutor's Office. After a "domestic dispute" at his own home, where Armond...
No one charged in fight after youth game
The Andover Township Police Department and Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office have decided not to file charges related to a fight after a youth basketball game Friday, Feb. 2. After the 7 p.m. game between Newton and Wallkill Valley teams of 9- and 10-year-old girls at Florence M. Burd School,...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in Stroudsburg, PA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near stroudsburg.
Health Science Club welcomes new members!
If you’re interested in pursuing a career in the medical field, consider joining the Health Science Club!. Founded in 2017 by Emily Irlbeck, Stroudsburg alumni, the club’s mission is to educate and encourage students interested in medical careers. It provides a space for students to explore new areas of different medical careers and provides opportunities to observe and ask questions of current medical professionals.