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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Credit defaults

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

Asset Acceptance, Warren, Mich., filed two actions as follows: John J. Eisenhower, 55 W. High St., Nesquehoning, seeking $2,843.44; and Michael P. Mele, 76 Porter Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $3,642.70.

LVNV Funding, Greenville, S.C., filed two actions as follows: Robert Gower, 60 Margaret St., Palmerton, seeking $10,730.58; and Charles Wieland, 1045 Indian Mountain Lakes, Albrightsville, seeking $2,827.37.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

File for divorce

Annette Postie, 626 Fairview St., Tamaqua R.D., filed suit for divorce from Frederick Andrew Postie, 301 Morea Road, Mahanoy Township. They were married April 29, 1995.

Divorce granted

Angela Leffler was granted a divorce from Cory Leffler, both of Pine Grove. They were married Sept. 9, 2006.

Non-jury trials

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Mortgage

foreclosures

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

Nationstar Mortgage, c/o 350 Highland Drive, Lewisville, Tex., filed against William Kovolenko Jr., 228 Behrens Rd., Jim Thorpe, over property at 15 White Oak St., Jim Thorpe. Sought is $164,772.54 and continuing interest.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Deeds recorded

Penn Forest Township

Norman P. Otis to Karan C. Mazzoni, 82 Drakes Drive, Jim Thorpe, property at 82 Drakes Drive, $215,000.

Dora Martino to Alfonso Martino, Tinton Falls, N.J., Lot 11, Penn Forest Acres, $1.

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation to Joseph E. Swerk, Newtown, Pa., Towamensing Trails Lot 62, Section VI, $128,360.58.

Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation to Marc Keitel, Manorville, N.Y., property at 30 Katu Trail, Albrightsville, $23,000.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Mortgage foreclosure

Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, Coral Gables, Fla., started a suit against Jacob Younatanov, Jamaica Estates, N.Y., claiming the defendant has failed to keep up mortgage payments on property at 301 W. Broad St., Tamaqua, and seeks a judgment in amount of $196,819.50 plus interest and costs.

Divorcers granted

Thomas M. Rabenold, Box 302, Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Dawn L. Rabenold, 446 Arlington St., Tamaqua. They were married Oct. 15, 1998.

Thursday, June 6, 2013

File for divorce

Bernard Gigli,175B Pine Hill Road, New Ringgold, filed suit for divorce from Brenda Gigli, 3 Diaz Avenue, Nesquehoning. They were married Aug. 29, 1998.

Holly Ellen Owen filed suit for divorce from Thomas Daniel Owen Jr., both of 206 Market St., Cumbola, BlytheTownship;. They were married March 26, 2004.

Richard Sillers, 12 Trenton St., Mahanoy City, filed for divorce from Brenda Sillers, also known as Brenda Gollis, 210 W. Lloyd St., Shenandoah; They were married April 18, 2001.

Divorces granted

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees have been signed by the county court.

Robbie Frey, 224 Springhouse Rd., Lehighton, from Kerrie Frey, same address.

Angela L. Moyer, 437 E. Abbott St., Lansford, from Daryl A. Rex, 1866 Dinkey Rd., Ashfield.

Arlene Aguirre, 24 Holland St., Nesquehoning, from Carlos L. Aguirre, 208 S. Oak St., Summit Hill.

John F. Bower Jr., 248 S. Third St., Lehighton, from Nicole Bower, 180 Creekside Manor Drive, Lehighton.

Antoinette Kuhns, 320 N. First St., Lehighton, from Todd M. Kuhns, 162 Sassafras Rd., Lehighton.

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Fannie Mae to Michael S. Klesh, Hazleton, property at 62 Main St., P.O. Box 112R, Beaver Meadows, $29,000.

Bowmanstown

Jean E. Balliet to William S. Parsons III, 629 Hamilton St., Bowmanstown, property at 629 Hamilton St., $110,000.

Franklin Township

Brett A. Renninger to Brett A. Renninger, 103 Scotch Court, Lehighton, Lot 3, Silver Hills Farm residential Subdivision, $1.

Jim Thorpe

Kevin J. Doll to Kevin J. Doll, 900 Lehigh St., Jim Thorpe, property at 900 Lehigh St., $1.

Kidder Township

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Sue Barnesville man

A civil suit was started by Kevin and Diane Moncavage, 116 Dutch Road, Ashland, against Charles T. Reed II, of 16 Stoney Lane, Barnesville, for alleged injuries suffered in a two car accident.

The suit claims on May 9, 2012, Kevin Moncavage was traveling on Pine Creek Drive and when he approached Gulph Road and SR1018 an intersection street, claims Reed drove his vehicle through a stop sign and into his path and caused a collision. Moncavage and his wife are seeking damages in excess of $50,000 for injuries he suffered.

Mortgageforeclosures

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Jeffrey A. Marks to Matthew l. Keim, 3 Garfield St., Junedale, property at 3 Garfield St., $25,000.

MAG Partnership of Luzerne County to Fegley Vault, Inc., McAdoo, property at 10 E. Kline Road, $192,000.

Beaver Meadows

Richard A. Kusek to Danette E. Kusek, 58 Penn St., Beaver Meadows, property at 58 Penn St., $1.

Franklin Township

Patricia B. Cury to Terry Lee Miller, 1126 Main Road, Lehighton, property at 1126 Main Road, $160,000.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Fall suit

Monica Matula, 229 W. Abbott St., Lansford, filed a civil action against Thomas and Betty Ferrence, 539 E. Center St., Nesquehoning.

The suit states on June 29, 2011, the plaintiff was a invited guest at 7-9 Ludlow St., Summit Hill, property that is owned by the defendants, when she was caused to slip, trip and stumble while descending a stairway located on the right side of the building. She sustained injuries detailed in the suit.

Carelessness and negligence is alleged against the defendants and sought are damages in excess of the arbitration amount.

Monday, June 3, 2013

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Alejandro Portes to Guery Domingo Romero, New York, N.Y., property at 48 Coxeville Road, $42,292.

Jeffrey William Alber to Susan K. Alber, 64 E. Oak St., Tresckow, property at 64 E. Oak St., $1.

Franklin Township

Patricia B. Cury to Terry Lee Miller, 1126 Main Road, Lehighton, property at 1126 Main Road, $160,000.

Paul T. Snyder to Carl A. Procopio, Staten Island, N.Y., Lot 2, Paul T. and Anna M. and David M. Snyder Minor Subdivision, $90,000.

Jim Thorpe

Monday, June 3, 2013

Mortgage

foreclosures

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

JP Morgan Chase Bank National Association, c/o 3415 Vision Drive, Columbus, Ohio, filed against Shannon M. Skalski and David M. Stoelker, 330 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $98,663.03 and continuing interest.

Bank of America, c/o 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Dennis R. Harris and Dennis L. Harris, 27 Katu Trail, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $174,779 and continuing interest.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

A Tuscarora man was one of 20 defendants who entered guilty pleas to criminal charges in Schuylkill County court and were sentenced by Judge John E. Domalakes as follows:

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Tamaqua and Lansford men were among 14 defendants who entered guilty pleas to criminal charges in Schuylkill County court and were sentenced by President Judge Willliam E. Baldwin as follows:

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Granted divorce

Dave Mattson, 398 Golf Road, Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Judith Mattson, 21 Kendon Drive, Easton. They were married May 2, 1981.

Vicky Betancourt, Orwigsburg, was granted a divorce from Francesco Betancourt, Young Harris, Ga. They were married Nov. 27, 1999.

Dorothy A. Zemanik was granted a divorce from Robert A. Zemanik, both of Port Carbon. They were married Jan. 9, 1993.

Beth A. Wertz was granted a divorce from Robert I. Wertz, both of Frackville. They were married May 19, 1994.

File for divorce

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Mortgageforeclosures

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

Bank of America, c/o 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Adnryan Stephen Vanakadi, 126 Mechesville Rd., Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $222,297.27 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Adita Rodriguez, 2922 Barnes Ave., Bronx, N.Y., over property at 1501 Township Road, aka, 30 Old Stage Road, Albrightsville. Sought is $212,971.62 and continuing interest.

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Zoning permits

The Schuylkill County Zoning Office reported issuing zoning permits to the following:

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Credit defaults

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

American Express Centurion Bank, Salt Lake City, Utah, filed against Wayne Winters, 25 W. Main St., Weatherly, seeking $5,247.06.

Ability Recovery Services, Wyoming, filed against Maureen Conroy, 271 Avenue B, Palmerton, seeking $7,399.28.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Modify bail

Chelsea Ann Ciccanti, 26, Pottsville, had her bail modified by Senior Judge D. Michael Stine to $1,000 percentage cash with stipulations she must reside at 402 Market St., Apt. D2, Pottsville, and cannot relocate without permission from court, and must no use, posses or transport drugs or alcohol. Ciccanti faces charges filed by Pottsville Sgt. James Joos, of possesson of heroin and cocaine.