Divorces started

Jason S. Kimmel Sr., 8 S. Chestnut St., Tresckow, filed against Danielle Kimmel, 160 Berwick St., Beaver Meadows. They were married in June 2004.

Jason David Cope, 4445 Forest St., Lehighton, filed against Peggy Sue Cope, same address. They were married March 13, 1995.

Randall L. Kunkle, 226 S. Sixth St., Lehighton, filed against Gail Kunkle, 12517 W. Ilano Drive, Litchfield Park, Phoenix, Ariz. They were married June 20, 1987.

Duane Eidem, 38 Eidem Rd., Lehighton, filed against Shannon Eidem, same address. They were married Sept. 8, 1992.

Giovanni Nicola, 13 Princeton Ave., Dover, N.J., filed against Victoria Nicola, 422 South St., Jim Thorpe. They were married Dec. 21, 1992.

Crystal J. O'Rourke, 2271 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, filed against Michael V. O'Rourke, 1951 W. Woodlawn St, Apt. 8, Allentown. They were married July 21, 2001.

Jeremy Whiteman, 620 Hazard St., Palmerton, filed against Melissa Whiteman, 274 Wagner St., Lehighton. They were married Oct. 24, 1998.

Robert E. Laudenslager, 243 N. Second St., Lehighton, filed against Jennifer Laudenslager, 244 Belmont Ave., Croydon, Bucks County. They were married Nov. 30, 2003.

Mortgageforeclosures

The following actions were filed as mortgage foreclosures for alleged defaults on loans.

Wells Fargo Bank, 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against Ellen and Jay Kaplan, 180 Bartholomew Drive, Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $144,013.43 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo filed against Florence Garcia, 540 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $67,599.08 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans Servicing, 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against James X. Sharp Jr. and Gloria Tout, 110 Fifth St., Weatherly, over property at that addres. Sought is $122,542.28 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans filed against Christopher M. Grant, 14 Williams Way, Spring City, Chester County, over property at 135 Spencer Lane, Towamensing Trails, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $153,916.07 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans filed against Jason D. Mumma and Darlene E. Pazo, 125 State Rd., Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $114,537.78 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans filed against Cheryl and Michael Stum, 1040 Whitman Lane, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $126,753.30 and continuing interest.

Harleysville National Bank and Trust Co., 483 Main St., Harleysville, filed an action against Judith K. and Daniel J. Sabol, 30 E. Hazard St., Summit Hill, over property at that address. Sought is $66,635.79 and continuing interest.

Chase Home Finance, 3415 Vision Drive, Columbus, Ohio, filed against James and Rosa Pasquale, 1954 Parker Trail, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $34,549.95 and continuing interest.

Chase Home Finance filed against John and Kathryn Bowman, 1521 Mauch Chunk Rd., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $161,449.82 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, c/o 200 Sheffield St., Mountainside, N.J., filed against Rochelle Polao, 488 Laurel Woods, Lake Harmony, over property at that address. Sought is $154,457.32 and continuing interest.

Bank of America, 1800 Tapo Canyon Rd., Simi Valley, Calif., filed against Elizabeth Aungst, 306 E. Abbott St., Lansford, over property at 8 W. Bertsch St., Lansford. Sought is $34,522.48 and continuing interest.

Note default

Oliphant Financial, 9009 Town Center Parkway, Bradenton, Fla., filed an action against Francis S. Koma, 301 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, alleging a default on a promissory note. Sought is $23,774.02 plus interest and costs.

Credit defaults

The following actions were filed by credit card companies, or their collection agencies, for alleged defaults on credit card/loan accounts.

Discover Bank, 6500 New Albany Rd., New Albany, Ohio, filed against Lois Correll, 311 Third St., Weatherly, seeking $3,655.47.

Advantage Asset II Inc., c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed three actions as follows: Terry Williams, 610 N. First St., Lehighton, seeking $1,046.57; Thomas A. Klitsch, 606 Main St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $965.64; and Brandylee Veanus, 229 South St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $3,659.48.

Arrow Financial Services, 6108 W. Touhy Ave., Niles, Ill., filed against Russel J. and Betty Gardner, 915A North St., Weatherly, seeking $6,107.45.

Target National Bank, c/o 213 E. Main St., Carnegie, filed against Krystyna Lew, 740 E. James St., Lehighton, seeking $1,998.64.

GE Money Bank, 4125 Windward Plaza Drive, Alpharetta, Ga., filed against Barbara Hinchman, 17 Foothill Rd., Albrightsville, seeking $7,232.32.

Chase Bank USA, 3700 Wiseman Blvd., San Antonio, Tex., filed two actions as follows: Louis E. Rorrer, 59 Fairyland Rd., Lehighton, seeking $5,893.11; and Jane Shellhammer, 776 Edgemont Ave., Palmerton, seeking $2,853.40.

LVNV Funding, c/o 120 N. Keyser Ave., Scranton, filed against Cory D. Hunsicker, 94 Church St., Lehighton, seeking $4,860.44.

Accident suit

Karen L. and Howard G. Williams, 340 Stagecoach Road West, Lehighton, filed a civil complaint against Ruth Ann Gintz, 615 Ore St., Bowmanstown.

The suit states on Oct. 17, 2008, a crash occurred at the intersection of SR209, Bridge and Bankway, Lehighton, in which a vehicle operated by the defendant allegedly struck a vehicle of the plaintiffs' injuring Karen Williams. Negligence is alleged for injuries sustained and detailed in the suit. Sought is damages in excess of $50,000 on each of two counts.

Repair bill

Lowe & Moyer Garage Inc., 731 Church St., Fogelsville, filed an action against William David Krause, 2435 Walnut Drive, Palmerton, alleging the defendant owes a bill for repairs made to a truck. Sought is $2,842.89 and interest.

Confession of judgment

Metro Bank, 3801 Paxton St., Harrisburg, filed an action against Golden Oaks Village Inc., 803 Main St., Stroudsburg, over property known as Gold Oaks Village, Kidder Township. It is alleged a default on a confession of judgment action. Sought is $5,078,294.33 and continuing interest.

Credit agreement

APR Supply Co., 749 Guilford St., Lebanon, filed an action against John T. Sposato, individually, and trading as, S&S Plumbing and Heating and S&S Mechanical, of 10 Monroe St., Weatherly.

The suit alleges the defendants defaulted on a credit agreement for goods sold and delivered. Sought is $42,856.44 plus interest and costs.