Wants money back

Arthur C. Snow, 54 Twin Lake Rd., Albrightsville, filed a civil action against John D. Picone, dba, JDP Construction, a home improvement specialist, located at 117 Quake Drive, Bethlehem.

According to the suit Snow hired the defendant to install new siding and repoint the chimney on his home. The suit further states the plaintiff paid the defendant $5,000 up front when the contract was signed and an additional $3,740.

The suit alleges the siding was never purchase and work never was done. Damages are sought for breach of contract in the amount of $6,740 plus interest, costs, and fees.

Mortgageforeclosures

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

Everbank, c/o 301 W. Bay St., Jacksonville, Fla., filed against Keith Patrick Taylor, 258 S. First St., Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $165,107.74 plus continuing interest.

U.S. Bank National Association, c/o 211 N. Front St., Harrisburg, filed against Elizabeth A. Turner, aka, Elizabeth A. Matika, 24 W. Fell St., Summit Hill, over property at that address. Sought is $29,954.54 and continuing interest.

U.S. Bank NationalAssociation filed against Matthew S. Coffey and Jaclyn M. Shorkey, 88 Nosirrah Rd., Albrightsville, overproperty at that address. Sought is $113,732.65 and continuing interest.

Mauch Chunk Trust Company, c/o 1111 North St., Jim Thorpe, filed against Kevin M. and Cecile G. Zurawa, 271 Center St., Jim Thorpe, over property at 830 Fern St., aka, Fern and Ninth sts., Jim Thorpe. Sought is $147,909.47 and continuing interest.

Mauch Chunk Trust Company filed against Philip Magnum, 65 High St., Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $39,125.57 and continuing interest.

Bank of American, c/o 16001 North Dallas Parkway, Addison, Tex., filed against Stephen Chatcavage, 425 Lake Drive, Nesquehoning, over property at 255 Stock St., Nesquehoning. Sought is $164,555.11 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Mark Kattner, 125 E. Mill St., Nesquehoning, over property at that address. Sought is $45,070.21 and continuing interest.

Divorces started

Thomas G. Sullivan, 116 Poe Voll, Stroudsburg, filed against Nancy J. Woolf, 76 Valley View Rd., Highbridge, N.J. They weremarried May 26, 2007.

Marc A. Grant, 1700 Sullivan Trail, Easton, filed against Rhonda L. Chapin, 8 Cobblestone Rd., Easton. They were married Aug. 31, 2013.

Credit default

American Express Centurion Bank, Salt Lake City, Utah, filed an action against Lauri K. Wildman Jr., 1214 Crane Rd., Albrightsville, alleging a default on a credit card account. Sought is $6,170.33.

Confessionof Judgment

Milestone Bank, c/o 1980 S. Easton Rd., Doylestown, filed a civil action against the following: KeystonePellet Incorporated, Equipment Dynamics Inc., Ecotherin Inc., and L&K Holding, LLC, all of 2115 Little Gap Rd., Palmerton.

The plaintiff alleges the defendants have defaulted on a loan. Sought is $616,269.56 with interest, costs, and fees.

A second action was filed by Milestone against the same defendants with the same allegation seeking $366,766.77 plus interest, costs, and fees.

Equipment return

Pawnee Leasing Corporation, 700 Centre Ave., Fort Collins, Colo., filed an action against Keystone Pellet Incorporated, dba, Pellets, 2115 Little Gap Rd., Palmerton.

The plaintiff alleges the defendant has defaulted on a lease agreement and has failed to return leased equipment. The suit demands a court order for the immediate return of the equipment in question, which is detailed in the suit.