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Court News

Friday, September 23, 2016

Mortgage foreclosure

JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A., Columbus, Ohio, has filed a mortgage foreclosure complaint against Reginald Fordham, South Richmond Hill, New York, over a property at 286 Penn Forest Trail, Lot 1665, Albrightsville.

Sought is judgment in the amount of $117,028.84, plus interest, attorney’s fees and costs.

Judgments recorded

The Campton Funeral Home, 525 Delaware Ave., Palmerton, has placed on record a judgment entered in its favor by Magisterial District Justice William Kissner of Palmerton.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Alvin J. Luckanavage to Alicia M. Fulton, 49 E. Maple St., Tresckow, property at 49 E. Maple St., $53,000.

Bowmanstown

Rosemary A. Kuhn to Kenneth E. Powley, Mountain Top, vacant land on Lehigh Street, $20,000.

East Penn Township

Nationstar Mortgage LLC, to Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, property at 1973 E. Lizard Creek Road, $1.

Susan J. Solivan to Timothy J. Murphy, Philadelphia, Lot 9, Germans Road, Schleichers Subdivision, $58,000.

Franklin Township

Monday, September 19, 2016

Tamaqua

Robert F. Trezise to Francesca L. Gerace: Property at 714 E. Broad St., $19,000.

Joseph Reppert to Allen E. Stinson: Property at 205 Market St., $7,600.

Paul E. Kubica and Camille M. Kubica to John S. Gorgone: Property at 553 E. Union St., $35,500.

West Penn Township

Thomas A. Phillips and Ann M. Phillips to Carlton Greve and Claudia Greve: Property at 510 Green Lane, $309,000.

Coaldale

John Padora to John James Padora and John Padora: Property at 203 Greenwood St., $1.

Ryan Township

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Deeds recorded

Beaver Meadows

Ann N. Rupert to Ann N. Rupert, 70 Tamaqua St., Beaver Meadows, property at 70 Tamaqua St., $10,851.75.

Bowmanstown

Marian Brownmiller to Adam S. Gacki, 668 Fireline Road, Palmerton, property at 668 Fireline Road, $148,000.

Franklin Township

Edward C. Mertz to Edward C. Mertz, 4550 Interchange Road, Lehighton, property at 4550 Interchange Road, $1.

Ryan D. Behler to Matthew Carl Danner, 1865 Indian Hill Road, Lehighton, property at 1865 Indian Hill Road, $180,000.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Debt collection suits

Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC, Norfolk, Virginia, as assignee and/or successor in interest to Citibank N.A./Tractor Supply, has filed a debt collection suit against Michael Neff, 647 Upper Nis Hollow Drive, Lehighton. The plaintiff is seeking judgment in the amount of $2,406.54, plus costs.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Municipal liens

The Borough of Jim Thorpe has filed municipal liens against the owners of five properties in the borough who are delinquent in payment of their utility bills.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Deeds recorded

East Penn Township

Evelyn E. Doll to Chris Noel Parry II, 166 Cheyenne Lane, Lehighton, property at 166 Cheyenne Lane, $169,000.

Franklin Township

Barbara A. Bitsas to Melissa Bakke, 120 Pine Needle Drive, Lehighton, property at 120 Pine Needle Drive, $249,000.

Fred R. Kemmerer to Fred R. Kemmerer Jr., 116 E. Second St., Lehighton, property at 110 E. Second St., $1.

Jim Thorpe

Lakeview Loan Servicing LLC, to Edward M. Gula, 408 South St., Jim Thorpe, property at 406 South St., $45,325

Kidder Township

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Tax Claim Bureau of Carbon County to Christina Jackson, 2073 E. Broad St., Beaver Meadows, property at 2247 Berwick St., $870.

East Penn Township

Norwood P. Haydt to Darvin J. Schoenberger, 1755 Municipal Road, Lehighton, property at 1755 Municipal Road, $195,000.

Franklin Township

Robin Dean Cressley to Miller H. Hardy Jr., 131 Fairyland Road, Lehighton, property at 131 Fairyland Road, $95,000.

Carol E. Kuehner to Jennifer Lynn Farkas, 166 Cedar St., Lehighton, property at 166 Cedar St., $130,000.

Jim Thorpe

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Tamaqua

David J. Hoffmaster and Pamela L. Hoffmaster to the secretary of Veterans Affairs: Property at 415 Willing St., $1,275.

JPMorgan Chase Bank to the secretary of Housing and Urban Development: Property at 333 Spruce St., $1.

Patricia A. Zemanik and Thomas R. Zemanik to Atanos Management: Property at 230 Market St., $12,800.

Jean E. Jones and William D. Jones to Santander Bank: Property 118 Pitt St., $1,227.

James T. Mansell to James T. Mansell III: Property at 410 Arlington St., $1.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Marriage licenses

Kaitlyn N. John and Tyler F. Mroczka, both of Barnesville.

Marcina L. Frost and Andrew L. Trimmell, both of McAdoo.

Jessie L. Green and Joseph Harvey, both of Tamaqua.

Juliana M. Lesniak and Terry W. Davis, both of Tamaqua.

Megan R. Zukus, Tuscarora, and Dennis J. Lucas, Pottsville.

Desaree A. O’Donnell and Andrew J. Seroka, both of New Ringgold.

Kelsey N. Keiper and Anatoly Dermo, both of Tamaqua.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Deeds recorded

Beaver Meadows

Federal National Mortgage Association to Thomas M. Vercusky, Hazleton, property at 40-42 Berwick St., $32,500.

Franklin Township

Nathan E. Neeb to Nathan E. Neeb, 117 Circle Drive, Lehighton, property at 117 Circle Drive, $1.

Kidder Township

Lee R. Walton to John Philip King IV, Feasterville, Trevose, Lot B126, Split Rock, Lake Harmony, $112,500.

Wanda C. Roth to Bruce Coles, Swedesboro, New Jersey, property on South Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, $134,000.

Lansford

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Municipal liens

The Borough of Lehighton has filed municipal liens against the owners of two properties in the borough who are delinquent in payment of their utility bills. The defendants are: Pat F. Boni, 111 N. 12th St., and Lucy Akers, 340 N. First St. The Boni lien is in the amount of $774.51 and the Akers lien is in the amount of $581.21. In both cases, the borough states the defendants are delinquent in water, sewer, garbage and electric bills.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

An independent audit by the Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General showed more than $13.6 million in state inheritance taxes was received by the Carbon County Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans’ Court office staff and turned over to the commonwealth without deficiencies for the period of Jan. 1, 2011, to Dec. 31, 2014.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Prothonotary’s report

A total of 556 cases were started in August in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder. A breakdown of cases is as follows:

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Deeds recorded

East Penn Township

Andrew Homyak to Thomas P. McCarroll, 437 W. Bowmans Road, Lehighton, property at 437 W. Bowmans Road, $191,666.67.

Franklin Township

Walenty Tomaszkowicz to Christopher T. Hager, Philadelphia, property at 255 Krakow Drive, $36,500.

Kidder Township

Charles Velzy to Alvin Hinger, Fort Pierce, Florida, property at 626 W. Oak Lane, $65,000.

Edward P. McGettigan to Kenneth I. Sultanof, Millstone, New Jersey, property at 202 Midlake Drive, Building 19, Lake Harmony, $150,000.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Marriage licenses

Kristen M. Staton and Joshua Herzog, both of Andreas.

Jennifer R. Hensley and Frank Czuczman, both of Mary D.

Kelly J. Miller and Anthony J. Sfarra, both of New Ringgold.

Tracey M. Mellott, New Ringgold, and Robert W. Barnes, Cressona.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Marriage licenses

Richele Marie Bergdahl and Mary Elizabeth Occhipinti, of Lehighton.

Cody Joseph Kurtz and Stephanie Marie Dolinsky, of Weatherly.

Ricky Allen Rehrig Jr. and Jessica Lea Strubinger, of Jim Thorpe.

Derek Dean George and Sara Wysocky, of Lehighton.

Note default

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Michael P. Harvilla to Donald T. Davidovich, 73 E. Market St., P.O. Box 95, Tresckow, property at 73 E. Market St., $83,000.

Beaver Meadows

Geraldine M. Mitcho to Alfred John Mitcho Jr., 32 Second St., Lehighton, property at 30 Second St., $40,000.

Bowmanstown

Peggy A. Snyder to Gary D. Snyder, 755 Pine St., Bowmanstown, property at 755 Pine St., $1.

East Penn Township

Glenn Frederick to Harry J. Hillegass Jr., 298 Thomas Jefferson Road, Lehighton, property at 298 Thomas Jefferson Road, $170,000.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Marriage licenses

Robert Joseph Craigie and Ashley Victoria Kalage, of Nesquehoning.

Daniel Stark Meader and Nicole Debra Fischer, of Jim Thorpe.

Brian Andrew Alboucq and Natalie Ann Nikisher, of Lehighton.

Andrew Phillip Medick and Nicole Marie Heintzelman, of Kunkletown.

Alexander Stephen Frey and Kathryn Elizabeth Civitella, of Palmerton.

Christopher Lee Ahner, of Palmerton, and Rachel Marie Klinger, of Slatington.

John Richard Smolczynski Jr. and Serena Lee Tillou, of Jim Thorpe.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

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