Around Town

Hunting License The Monroe County 2018-2019 regular hunting license will be available Monday, June 18, and can be obtained at the Treasurer’s Office in room 103 of the Monroe County Administrative Building at 1 Quaker Plaza in Stroudsburg. ‘Libraries Rock (read more)

What's Happening

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ESU plans 125th anniversary gala

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Tickets for the East Stroudsburg University (ESU) of Pennsylvania 125th anniversary celebration on Thursday, Oct. 25, beginning at 6 p.m. are now available for purchase. Alumni, friends, and members of the community are invited to the celebration being he (read more)

Historical lecture

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The Monroe County Historical Association will hold a free presentation open to the public, by photographer, author and former history teacher Bill Lowenburg titled “Every Picture Tells a Story: Historical Photographs from Monroe County” as part of the Ass (read more)

ESU women’s rugby team competes nationally

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East Stroudsburg University’s women’s rugby sevens squad recently joined 15 club teams from across the country at the 2018 Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship in Philadelphia. The three-day competition took place at Talon Energy Stadium. It is one o (read more)

Governors’ mansions

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This slide program visits official and unofficial homes of Pennsylvania’s Governors, presented at the June 14 annual picnic of the Historical Association of Tobyhanna Township (HATT) at 5:30 p.m. Included are Pennsbury Manor and the Philadelphia residence (read more)

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen

CHILLED CARROT SOUP WITH LIME 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 pounds washed carrots, peeled, and chopped 2 large leeks, chopped 1 tablespoon chopped garlic 3 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper 6 1/2 cups chicken stock 8 tablespoons (read more)