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†HAWLEY- The long-awaited D-Day invasion marked a turning point in World War II, as well as changing the lives of thousands of families whose loved one gave his life in the call of duty. Such was the case for one family of Marble Hill, the one-time Irish neighborhood heading up Columbus Avenue from Hawley Borough.

Updated at 3:05 PM

    Wallenpaupack and Delaware Valley high schools are working together on a project to show support for the PA State Police during this lengthy search for a murder suspect. The two schools came up with a t-shirt,...

Posted Oct 17, 2014 at 2:01 AM

The U.S. Department of Justice has made it possible for local law enforcement agencies to fund some of their policing practices through collaborative civil asset forfeitures. The process known as Equitable Sharing drives revenue to local crime...

Updated Oct 16, 2014 at 4:33 PM

LACKAWAXEN TWP. - The most iconic building on the shore of Lake Teedyuskung was surely Dan Beard's boathouse. Founder of the Boy Scouts of America, he opened a woodcraft camp by the lake in 1915. After the camp closed it 1940, his boathouse stood...

Updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:55 AM

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Tuesday that he and his wife Dr. Priscilla Chan have donated $25 million to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the fight against Ebola.

Updated Oct 13, 2014 at 4:44 PM

HAWLEY- A new playground in Bingham Park, Hawley is scheduled to be dedicated in October 2014. Hawley, PA as a community has had a long history of taking care of its youth, and since the park was established in 1929, these 11 acres have been a...

Updated Oct 10, 2014 at 2:08 PM

The search for justice in America’s criminal courtrooms can be a tortured journey. Everyone accused of a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty — guilty “beyond a reasonable doubt.” Those fundamental rights are...

Updated Oct 7, 2014 at 9:40 AM

All hope is lost.An Iranian exile who received asylum in the United States was trying his best to restore that hope and raise money for children in need, but he failed.

Updated Oct 6, 2014 at 4:38 PM

HAWLEY- The village of Hawley, PA was once teeming with small wooden boxes on iron wheels, railroad cars that were filled to the brim with anthracite coal. These coal cars, hooked together, made long trains powered by gravity as they coasted into...

Updated Oct 6, 2014 at 4:05 PM

†Here we go again, sad that the grocery market across from Bingham Park is closing. We have been through this twice before, when one owner closed and for a while we wondered what would happen.

Posted Oct 3, 2014 at 2:01 AM

There are more than 400,000 untested rape kits sitting on the shelves of evidence rooms and crime labs across the country.

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