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Vigon again cracks 100 best places to work in Pa.

Smithfield Township manufacturer ranked for third time in four years Vigon International, Inc. has been ranked No. 51 of the 100 Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania for 2014. Vigon, based in Smithfield Township, has also won the award in 2011 and in 2013, ranking 59 and 36, respectively. The awards program, created in 2000, [...]

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ESSA Bank promotes two in lending division

Hutchins, Orrson will develop loan relationships analyze credit risks ESSA Bank & Trust, headquartered in Stroudsburg, has promoted Lisa Hutchins to vice president, commercial loan officer and David Orrson to vice president, credit administration manager in the Lending Division. Both positions encompass the Lehigh Valley, Pocono Mountains, Wilkes-Barre and Scranton markets. Hutchins, a Blakeslee resident, [...]

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Nicole Murray re-elected as PMAR president

Realtor, PMAR member since 2001 Nicole Murray has been elected president for a second term to serve the Pocono Mountains Association of Realtors at 2214 Main St,. in Stroudsburg. Murray began her real estate career in the fall of 2001 and has been a full-time Realtor and member of the association ever since. She currently [...]

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Frailey gets national insurance award

Receives highest award from Nationwide Michael J. Frailey, principal agent of Frailey Insurance and Financial Services at 1286 N. Ninth St., was named by Nationwide Insurance his office serves with the President’s Award, the company’s highest award. The award is for attaining excellence in sales of automobile, homeowners and other property and casualty insurance products, [...]

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Boretski named to Wells Fargo NEPA post

Heads business banking in nine-county region Wells Fargo has promoted Joseph Boretski to business banking manager for the company’s nine-county Northeastern Pennsylvania region which includes Monroe County. He will be based at the company’s regional headquarters in Kingston. Wells Fargo’s business banking division provides companies with revenues of $2 million to $20 million with strategic [...]

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Architect who worked at Mount Airy joins Scranton firm

Named partner at hemmler + camayd architects hemmler + camayd architects, the award winning architecture, interior design and planning firm based in Scranton and practicing in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, is pleased to announce the appointment of four new partners to the firm. Brian Doran, Thomas Gercak, Laura Gillette- Mills and Ken Ruby are recognized [...]

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Pocono ProFoods names Ahnert COO

Former chief information officer led technology advances Kevin Ahnert, Chief Information Officer for Pocono ProFoods for the past six years, has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. Ahnert guided the company, which last year changed its name from Pocono Produce, through the involved process of IT conversion to a new ERP operating system. He also led [...]

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Visitors Bureau social media manager gets national honor

Berger earns Rising Star award for significant work over first three years on job Brittany Berger, Social Media manager of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau, was named the U.S. Travel Association’s Rising Star at its annual Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations in Louisville. During the three day conference, awards were given to recognize achievements by [...]

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Local French restaurant goes German

Former Knowlton, N.J. bistro now a ‘biergarten’ under new management It’s hard to find a restaurant with a menu dedicated to German food in the Monroe County region. But anyone on the Labor Day weekend looking for Bavarian fare can check out a longstanding restaurant at 14 Route 46 in Knowlton, N.J. that just changed [...]

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Longtime Woodloch Spring CC golf pro wins state open title

Pillar has headed local course since 1992 John Pillar Sr., PGA Director of Golf at The Country Club at Woodloch Springs, won in a sudden death playoff the recent Pennsylvania Golf Association Open at the Country Club of York. Pillar managed to claim victory with a final score of 1-under 71, for a three-day final score [...]

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