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Nestled in the Pocono Mountains, Pocono Township features stunning landscapes and outdoor activities. With a population of around 12,000, it's known for Camelback Mountain Resort and the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.

Pocono Township News

Welcome to June! Explore a variety of engaging activities tailored for adults throughout the month. From book clubs to summer reading programs, chair exercise classes, and workshops perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, there’s something for everyone.

Check out our branch calendars for specific events happening at your branch. Plus, find an easy-to-print calendar at a glance for Hughes’ Library’s Adult Calendar of Events for June. Whether you’re interested in attending a concert, our Book Sale, or dropping by for an informational booth session, we’ve got you covered!

Thu, 23 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Fedra Tsanadis, late of Pocono Township, Monroe County County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased.

Thu, 23 May 2024 00:00:00

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Pocono Township Zoning Hearing Board will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, May 30, 2024, beginning at 5:00 P.M. at the Pocono Township Municipal Building, 112 Township Drive, Tannersville, PA 18372, to consider three appeals by PoconoPlaces, LLC (Appellant) from Enforcement Notices issued by the Pocono Township Zoning Officer. The firstappeal relates to the Enforcement Notice issued on December 13, 2023 regarding the property identified as Parcel ID # 12.12.2.29 (Map # 12-6364-02-68-5335).

Wed, 22 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Grace Saxton a/k/a Grace E. Saxton, lateof Pocono Township, Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased.

Pocono Township police serve up Coffee with a Cop on Saturday

By Emily Allegrucci,

1 day ago

 

POCONO MANOR, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A local rental property in the Poconos is stirring up controversy for much more than noise complaints.

The property has been a point of contention for its lack of licensing to operate as a rental, but neighbors have more concerns than what’s on paper.

We first heard about this property at a Pocono Township hearing on April 23 addressing its lack of permits .

Monroe County: Upcoming Road Work

05/16/2024

County:  Monroe

Municipality:  Stroud Twp.

Road name:  PA 191

Between:  PA 447  and Mill Creek Road

Type of work:  Inspection

Work being done by:  PennDOT Bridge Inspection Forces

Type of restriction:  Daytime

Restriction:  Northbound lane restriction. 

Start date:  6/18/24

Est completion date:  6/18/24

Restrictions in effect (time of day):  08:00 AM To 03:00 PM

Will rain cause delays?  Yes

MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Three women are being charged after police say they were involved in multiple retail thefts across Monroe County costing over $1,300.

According to the Pocono Township Police, the following three women were arrested for allegedly committing retail thefts in Monroe County over the weekend;

Thu, 16 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Fedra Tsanadis, late of Pocono Township, Monroe County County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased.

Thu, 16 May 2024 00:00:00

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Pocono Township Zoning Hearing Board will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, May 30, 2024, beginning at 5:00 P.M. at the Pocono Township Municipal Building, 112 Township Drive, Tannersville, PA 18372, to consider three appeals by PoconoPlaces, LLC (Appellant) from Enforcement Notices issued by the Pocono Township Zoning Officer. The firstappeal relates to the Enforcement Notice issued on December 13, 2023 regarding the property identified as Parcel ID # 12.12.2.29 (Map # 12-6364-02-68-5335).

Wed, 15 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Grace Saxton a/k/a Grace E. Saxton, lateof Pocono Township, Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased.

By Maria Francis, Pocono Record,

Road and bridge projects totaling more than $143 million are underway or set to start this year in Monroe County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation .

Editor's Note:

Regarding this announcement here:
http://monroecountyda.com/news/missing-news-releases/

The missing press releases are available here:
https://web.archive.org/web/20230924005040/http://monroecountyda.com/news/

Below is a copy as well, for record keeping purposes:

Kids

StoryWalk® at Mountain View Park Read while you walk. Located by Pavilion 3. This year’s featured books:

  • Scaredy Cats by Jeff Mack: May 25 – July 8
  • The Tiptoeing Tiger by Philippa Leathers: July 9 – August 18

Crocs in the Park Ages 2 & up. Paint a wooden crocodile while enjoying the outdoors. Rain or shine, but may relocate for severe weather. Registration begins Tues, May 28. 570-421-0800 x305.

Fri, 10 May 2024 00:00:00

LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of Pocono Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania, will consider for adoption at a Public Meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. on the 20th day of May, 2024, at the Pocono Township Municipal Building, 112 Township Drive, Tannersville, Pennsylvania 18372, an Ordinance repealing Ordinance Nos. 2014-01, 2016-02, 2016-05 and 2018-10 and providing for the creation of the Office of Township Manager and establishing the powers and the duties of the Township Manager.

Thu, 09 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Fedra Tsanadis, late of Pocono Township, Monroe County County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased.

Wed, 08 May 2024 00:00:00

ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Grace Saxton a/k/a Grace E. Saxton, lateof Pocono Township, Monroe County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, deceased.

Pocono Township won't advertise manager role

POCONO TOWNSHIP, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — The Mexican culture was celebrated with mariachi music, tacos, and crowds in Monroe County.

Pickleball courts coming to Pocono Township

Pickleball courts coming to Pocono Township

A New York man was arrested after police say he kicked kittens and strangled a victim during a domestic dispute.

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According to the Pocono Township Police Dept., on April 28, officers responded to the Days Inn along Motor Lodge Road in Tannersville for a domestic dispute.

 

At the scene, the victim, who police said had visible injuries, said that 31-year-old Darrell Hubbard of Brooklyn, N.Y., kicked their kittens across the motel room, and punched and choked the victim before fleeing.

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In-Service Teachers in Session -
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