What's Happening

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Mother, daughters graduate at ESU

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When Stephanie Letki was a sophomore in high school and her sister, Alexandra, was a junior, their mother, Elaine, decided to take a college-level class. Elaine was a stay-at-home mom from Milford with a love of history. “I just wanted to take one class, (read more)

Quiet Valley welcomes spring

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Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, 347 Quiet Valley Road in Stroudsburg will hold its 29th annual Farm Animal Frolic, rain or shine, Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays. The event celebrates the r (read more)

Lending a hand

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Recently the team at Frailey Insurance and Financial Services volunteered during Auction 2017 by the auxiliary of Lehigh Valley Hospital-Pocono. Answering the phones, announcing auction items and logging the bids were just some of the duties. This year’s (read more)

Scholarships awarded

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The West End Park Open Space Commission has named the Pleasant Valley High School student who will each receive $2,000 Dave Fleetwood Scholarships: Ian Prator of Saylorsburg (in the center in the photo at left) and William Milburn of Kunkletown (in the ce (read more)

New winery/bistro opens in Hamilton Twp.

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Sparkling wine bottles popped and rainbow confetti rained on Randy and Linda Rice as they opened the doors to their new winery, Mountain View Vineyard. The Rices purchased about 100 acres of farmland along Walters Road in Hamilton Township. They recently (read more)

Area students compete in Envirothon

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Recently at the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center, 16 teams from five local high schools participated in a competition to test their knowledge of the environment. The testing stations were aquatics, soils, forestry and wildlife, plus this year’s (read more)