Cleanup to Begin at Former Social Club

EAST STROUDSBURG — Some people in East Stroudsburg are wondering when the former CLU Club will be torn down. The well-known place on South Courtland Street was destroyed by flames two weeks ago. Officials say demolition work will begin soon. The weather caused a hold up in the demolition and also delayed talks about possibly trying to save the social hall. We spoke to people who live nearby who hope to see some cleanup soon. Seeing what’s left of the […]

200-Lb Gold Coin That’s Worth More Than $1 Million Is Stolen

BERLIN — A precious gold coin that’s in the Guinness Book of Records for its unsurpassed purity was stolen early Monday from a museum in Germany. The coin, which weighs more than 200 pounds and has a diameter of more than 20 inches, was taken from the Bode Museum in Berlin after 2 a.m. local time. Nicknamed “the “Big Maple Leaf,” the coin was issued by the Royal Canadian Mint in 2007, ahead of Queen Elizabeth II’s state visit to […]

As girl was being raped, family reported her missing, police say

A 33-year-old New York man is accused of sexual assault on an 11-year-old on 2 different days.

As a 33-year-old man raped an 11-year-old girl, the girl’s family called police and…

Thieves Steal Thousands from ATM, Gas Station

DAMASCUS TOWNSHIP — Thieves got away with $4,000 and more than 20 cartons of cigarettes in a gas station burglary in Wayne County State police say three people broke into Sohi Service Station just north of Beach Lake Friday and used a grinder to cut into two ATMs. Investigators said $3,000 was taken from the ATMs and another $1,000 from the store. Troopers believe a getaway vehicle was waiting for the burglars. Anyone with information on this incident is asked […]

Easton man gets max for buying ammo used in Lehigh Valley killing spree

Robert Jourdain knew he was getting a minimum sentence of 12 years, but the maximum sentence was up to the judge.

An Easton man who admitted buying the ammunition used in a …

NFL Approves Raiders’ Move to Las Vegas

NEW YORK — The NFL is coming to Las Vegas. It’s official. Welcome, Raiders! 🏈🎉💯 #LVRaiders pic.twitter.com/rSWUvCwXF0 — City of Las Vegas (@CityOfLasVegas) March 27, 2017 NFL owners voted Monday to approve the Raiders’ move from Oakland to Las Vegas, the league announced. Raiders approved to relocate to Las Vegas: https://t.co/0ET7Poww8Q pic.twitter.com/rvHWNnaviF — NFL (@NFL) March 27, 2017 The move had been anticipated for months. The Raiders received about $750 million from Nevada taxpayers last year to build a stadium […]

Warren County power outage gets worse in P’burg area

Lopatcong Township was the hardest-hit area.

UPDATE: Power restored in Phillipsburg area after repairs, JCP&L says
A power outage that had held steady through Monday mor…

Drug task force busts cocaine, meth ring in Allentown

Officers conducted multiple raids Friday morning in Allentown, which netted cocaine, methamphetamine and firearms.

The Lehigh Valley drug task forces busted a cocaine and me…

Organ Donation from NJ Teen Helps Williamsport Woman

WILLIAMSPORT — An organ donation from a teen in New Jersey has helped a woman from Lycoming County. Luke Bautista died last year, but his donated organs helped save almost 100 other people. One recipient from our area met Luke’s family for the first time on Sunday. Missy Masse walks through the door of the NJ Sharing Network into the open arms of the Bautista family. Her six-hour drive from Williamsport to New Jersey may never have happened at all […]

First cellphone store case advances to county court

A 29-year-old woman is charged with receiving stolen property.

A woman charged with receiving cellphones stolen from a Verizon store has given up her right to a preliminary heari…