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Weather: Sluggish System

Clouds plus rain and snow showers are rotating around the large area of low pressure that brought the heavy rain, high winds and significant flooding yesterday.

12/10/2014

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What’s New On The Eastern Pa. Slopes

Skiers and riders will see dynamic innovations on the eastern Pennsylvania snow scene this season. Millions of dollars have been poured into resort improvements from parking lots to lodges, accommodations, lifts and summits.

11/20/2014

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Getaway Guide: Scoring A Ski Area Job

The resorts are hiring right now, with many part time jobs available, from lift attendants to food service workers. Starting closest to home, here’s where they are and how to get in on the action.

10/30/2014

Jim Thorpe of the USA throws the discus on his way to winning both the Pentathlon and Decathlon at the Olympic Games held in 1912 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Dispute Over Jim Thorpe’s Resting Place Settled By Philadelphia Court

The Poconos town that bears the name of Olympic gold medalist Jim Thorpe has settled a dispute over the athlete’s body.

10/25/2014

Eric Matthew Frein. (credit: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police Rule Out Frein Link In Car Theft

Police say they’ve determined that a car stolen in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains is not linked to the man being sought for the killing of a Pennsylvania state trooper.

10/25/2014

Eric Matthew Frein. (credit: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police: Suspect Described Deadly Ambush In Writing

Authorities found a journal left by ambush suspect Eric Frein that describes how he opened fire on a rural barracks — watching one of his victims fall “still and quiet” — and then made his escape, authorities said Wednesday.

10/08/2014

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Pa. Bans Hunting, Trapping In Areas Near Manhunt For Frein

The Pennsylvania Game Commission issued the ban on Wednesday, one day after state police revealed that two pipe bombs were found in the woods where 31-year-old Eric Frein is believed to be hiding.

10/01/2014

Eric Matthew Frein. (credit: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police On Manhunt For Frein Find Pipe Bombs

Lt. Col. George Bivens said Tuesday the pipe bombs were fully functional and could have been set off by either a trip wire or fuse, but appear to be among items that were hastily discarded.

09/30/2014

Eric Matthew Frein. (credit: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police: Trooper Ambush Suspect Researched Manhunts

Trooper ambush suspect Eric Frein performed extensive Internet research on how to avoid police manhunts, experimented with explosives and might have booby-trapped the woods where authorities are looking for him, Pennsylvania State Police said Friday, two weeks after the deadly attack outside a rural barracks.

09/26/2014

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Day 9 Of Manhunt For PA Barracks Shooting Suspect Eric Frein

With a helicopter flying overhead, law enforcement officers wearing bulletproof vests and armed with rifles continued their hunt for Eric Frein, 31, now on the FBI’s Most Wanted list.

09/21/2014

Eric Matthew Frein. (credit: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police Surround Home Where Ambush Suspect Is Believed To Be Hiding

Authorities hunkered down early Saturday in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents, raising hopes they had him cornered a week after the ambush outside a rural police barracks.

09/20/2014

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Getaway Guide: Fall In The Pocono Mountains

The summer crowds are gone, skiers haven’t arrived, driving is a scenic pleasure and the region is alive with activity, from harvest festivals to a country hoe-down and rodeo.

09/18/2014

People heading to vigil at Council Rock High School South for three teens who died in a crash over the weekend. (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

Community Gathers To Remember 3 Council Rock High School South Students Killed In Crash

More than 2,000 community members gathered to remember three Council Rock South sophomores.

09/02/2014

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Getaway Guide: Milford In The Poconos

How did a sleepy little Pocono Mountain town become Shangri-La on the Delaware? In the case of Milford, Pennsylvania, location helped. Then there was the history, an influx of artists, artisans, chefs and theatrical talent, […]

08/14/2014

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Escape To The Poconos

Every couple should make plans at least once in their relationship to experience the romance of the Poconos. This area offers couples plenty of things to do, both in their room and out of it.

07/29/2014

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