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5 Reasons To Visit The Jim Thorpe This Halloween Season (or anytime)

You may have heard of a little historic town in Northeastern Pennsylvania called Jim Thorpe, formerly known as Mauch Chunk.  It is the county seat of Carbon County and is popular among tourists for whitewater rafting, paintball, picturesque scenery, hiking, cafes antique stores, and tourist friendly Broadway Street.  1,405 more words

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Drivers Stuck After Rig Crash Closes Route 33 For Hours in Poconos

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — An overturned traffic trailer had traffic closed for hours on Route 33 in Hamilton Township Monday afternoon.

“I’m about to head that way anyway because I have to go to work on 80. 199 more words

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Wilkes-Barre, PA

My dad wanted to get away from everything for a couple of days so my mom, brother, and I packed up our bags and tagged along. 556 more words

Brady's Lake

Location: Brady’s Lake (Pocono Pines, PA)
Book: ‘The Complete Short Stories of Mark Twain’ by Mark Twain

Literature

Orchard End

Location: Apple Tree @ Orchard End (Blakeslee, PA)
Book: ‘Prince Caspian’ by C.S. Lewis

Literature

The Peace of Living Waters

Recently, my husband and I enjoyed a nice escape to Lake Wallenpaupack in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  There is something about the mountains and water that always brings peace to my spirit. 469 more words

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Lake Wallenpaupack: Destination for Relaxation

Recently my husband, Frederick, and I enjoyed a nice escape to Lake Wallenpaupack in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. We enjoyed a relaxing break from the hustle and bustle of working demanding jobs.   220 more words

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