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Monroe County (Pennsylvania)

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  • Thursday Morning Coffee: The five things you need to know this morning.

     
    Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. It's pretty safe to say that this week has been a pretty jam-packed one here in The Seat of Power. So much so, in fact, that it's one of those Thursdays that feels for all......
  • More than 2.7 million Pennsylvanians benefit from the healthcare law

     
    More than 2.7 million Pennsylvanians benefit from the healthcare law...
  • Tuesday Morning Coffee: Supreme Court to hear redistricting challenges.

     
    Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Everyone knows the classic image of the campaign reporter. Rumpled. Maybe a touch grouchy. Definitely cynical and weary from endless hours on the road and endless meals at diners along the highways and byways of......
  • Hearings On New House and Senate Map Wrap Up.

     
    HARRISBURG _ The chairman of Monroe County’s board of commissioners urged a legislative panel on Monday to honor the region’s decades-old wish for its own state Senate seat. “My citizens can no longer afford to pay school property...
  • 2010 bear harvest is seventh-best ever in Pa.

     
    David Price of Cresco scored the heaviest bear taken during Pennsylvania’s 2010 bear season according to preliminary information released by the Pennsylvania Game Commission on Wednesday. Price used a compound bow to kill a bear that had an estimated...
  • New info for the Old Growth Forest #hikes

     
    Adventures to the Ancients Pocono Area Old Growth Forest/Open Space Hikes 2011 Registration required: Contact Bill Sweeney at Jacobsburg E.E. Center (610) 746-2808 or by e-mail wisweeney@state.pa.us Program Hike hours 12:00 / 1:00 – 5:00 pm...
  • U.S. is “Failing its Families” with lack of paid maternity leave

     
    I was lucky when I had my son. I got six weeks of paid leave - (although as any mom will tell you, six weeks isn't much time) - but for millions of other parents who have little or no paid family leave it's a different story. A report released this week...
  • Monroe County Lawmaker Says He'll Foot The Bill For Lawsuit Challenging PA School Funding Formula.

     
    You Can Say A Lot Of Things ... ... about state Rep. Mario Scavello, but the one thing you can't say is that the Pocono-area Republican has a problem saying what's on his mind. This morning, Scavello, R-Monroe, put his......
  • DCNR Forests, Parks Participate in Deer Management Assistance Program

    DCNR Forests, Parks Participate in Deer Management Assistance Program
    State forestlands and state parks again will participate in a program that offers white-tailed deer hunters expanded hunting opportunities across Pennsylvania, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Richard Allan announced today....
  • NASCAR fan killed by lightning at race identified

    NASCAR fan killed by lightning at race identified
    Authorities say the man killed by a lightning strike at a NASCAR track in northeastern Pennsylvania was a 41-year-old father from a nearby county.     The Monroe County coroner said Monday that Brian Zimmerman, of Moosic, Pa., died as he stood near his...
  • Spring Snowstorm Slams Northeast, Up to 16" Possible

    Spring Snowstorm Slams Northeast, Up to 16" Possible
    A large snowstorm came barreling through the Northeast on Monday, threatening to drop 16 inches in some areas and frustrate commuters. By Monday morning, Newfield, New York, was reporting 10 inches of snow, while Ridgebury, Pennsylvania, had 8 inches....
  • Broken Dreams

    When Charline Pillinger thinks about the cozy twin home in North Catasauqua she bought two years ago, she finds it hard to believe how quickly her little bit of the American dream turned into a nightmare. Pillinger, a dental assistant, and boyfriend...