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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide Returns

Sorry I’ve missed this for a couple weeks, though I doubt anyone lost sleep over it. Anyway, here’s your first weekend of March Weekend Fun Guide. I get to be really happy and not very sarcastic in this one, which is a welcome change of pace: A couple months ago, we got pretty worried ’round […]

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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide

You know the drill: Normally when I write this every week, I feel old. I still love going to bars and checking out bands, but I’m usually either 1. The oldest one there or 2. Just feel like the oldest one there. Apparently 37 is a weird age, too old to hang out with the […]

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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide

I didn’t do my normal preview of the Sunday column because of the overlap with the Golden Globes announcements and my sheer displeasure with the lack of a Mad Men nomination. If I get some time tomorrow, I may post it. It’s a Tom Cruise column, if you’re curious. You’re probably not. Also, anyone who […]

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Your Spooktacular Poconos Weekend Fun Guide

I think I say this concerning just about every holiday these days, but Halloween has become one of the biggest drinking holidays there is. And let’s go a step further — I’ll be willing to bet more random people hook up on Halloween than any other. The reasons for this are threefold: –The alcohol. Apparently […]

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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide

I started out thinking there wasn’t much going on this weekend … but then I looked again. So we’re all local today, we’ll have a ton to catch up on Monday.¬†As per the usual, if you want me talking about your event every Friday in this space, shoot me an email about it or send […]

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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide

The one thing you can say about the Poconos on a holiday weekend in the summer: If you can’t find something to do, it’s your fault. As always if you want me to promote your entertainment-type thing, shoot me an email or a Facebook invite. With that in mind … Three-day weekends are for suckas. […]

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Your Pocono Weekend Fun Guide

OK, we finally got some stuff going on this weekend. As always, if you want your event/bar/party publicized here, shoot me an email or send an invite to the PopRox Facebook page. Let’s get to it … I think I’ve got somewhat of an unhealthy obsession with this whole extreme race phenomenon that’s hitting around […]

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The PopRox Summer Concert Ticket Giveaway Starts Today

(Stick around long enough, and there’s a cool contest in here.) A couple of months ago, this blog won the Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors Award for best newspaper blog in the Pocono Record’s circulation category. It was a humbling honor that I was wildly excited about, since, like I’ve said before, this blog started […]

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Around the Poconos …

I have no idea where to even start with this after having not posted for almost two weeks, so we’re going with a straight stream of consciousness thing here, whatever I find is what I’m throwing on. Wait, I know where to start with some things I missed — locally. So here goes: Pike County […]

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