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Thursday, October 28, 2010

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Dale Albert Kisthardt to Corey Ruggiero, McAdoo, property at rear 501 E. Grant St., McAdoo, $30,000.

East Side Boro

Janet Irraci to Janet Ieraci, 336 Bridge St., White Haven, property at 336 Bridge St., $1.

Jim Thorpe

Carlo Pissani to Lars C. Caspersen, 601 South Ave., Jim Thorpe, property at 601 South Ave., $172,500.

Harold Ruff to James J. Paluck, 645 Onoko Lane, Jim Thorpe, Lot 134, Leisureland, $38,000.

Kara L. Steele to Aaron M. McAnulty, 1210 Fern St., Jim Thorpe, property at 1210 Fern St., $1.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Deeds recorded

Franklin Township

Jeffrey N. Shinn to Brian G. Shaner, 85 Scenic View Drive, Lehighton, property at 85 Scenic View Drive, $187,000.

Jim Thorpe

Fannie Mae to Victoria Redline, 623 North St., Jim Thorpe, property at 811 Lehigh St., $16,001.

Kidder Township

Albert B. Tonik to Holiday Poconos Civic Association, Inc., P.O. Box 57, Albrightsville, Lot 467, Section C, Block 400, Holiday Poconos, $6,120.

Lehighton

Thomas Ferrante to Albert J. Kauker, 142 Bankway, Lehighton, property at 142 Bankway, $65,000.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Credit defaults

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

Capital One Bank, 15000 Capital One Drive, Richmond, Va., filed two actions as follows: Karen R. Otto, 640 Cypress St., Lehighton, seeking $3,106.16; and Debra R. Oswald, 173 S. Fourth St., Lehighton, seeking $9,055.51.

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Revenue from deeds

Carbon County Recorder of Deeds Emmett P. McCall reported his office recorded 187 deeds, 252 mortgages and 429 other writs during the month of September.

As a result of those transactions, McCall turned over to the Carbon County General Fund the sum of $30,125.04. A breakdown of that revenue includes: transfer fees, $25,147; data processing fees, $2,433; notaries, $70; commission on transfers and writs, $1,344.64; and Affordable Housing administrative fee, $1,130.40.

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Mortgage foreclosures

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

U.S. Bank National Association, 4828 Loop Central Drive, Houston, Tex., filed against James Jaume, 1397 Second Ave., New York, N.Y., over property at 136 S. Second St., Lehighton. Sought is $55,143.54 and continuing interest.

U.S. Bank filed against Christian Wanamaker, 40 W. Garibaldi Ave., Nesquehoning, over property at that address. Sought is $72,510.81 and continuing interest.

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Divorces granted

Leonard A. Ruggiero, 147 Ridge St., Coaldale, was granted a divorce from Sharon A. Ruggiero, 101 First St., Coaldale. They were married May 25, 1991.

Francis B. Green Jr. was granted a divorce from Robin D. Green, both of 44 Valley Road, Tamaqua. They were married Aug. 27, 1983.

Anthony James Stanell, 301 Woodland Road, Brockton, Schuylkill Township, was granted a divorce from Kimberly Stanell, Box 126, Quakake, Rush Township. They were married May 12, 2006.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Accident case

A civil suit was started in the county court in which the defendant does not deny the blame for having his car strike the rear of a motorcycle and injuring the driver but disputes the amount of money sought by the injured party.

James Weyand, Pottsville, brought the suit against Clyde Whipple, Brackney, Susquehanna County. The accident happened in June 2008 at the intersection of Liberty Street and Adamsdale Road in Orwigsburg.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees were signed by the county court.

Matthew N. Wentz, 797 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, from Heather A. Wentz, same address.

Benjamin A. Iezzoni, 30 W. Bera Ave., Summit Hill, from Katherine Iezzoni, 4401 Pandora Court, Ashburn, Va.

Timonty R. Weaver, 358 Bridge St., Lehighton, from Jaclyn T. Weaver, 1139 Church Drive, Palmerton.

Giovanni Nicola, 13 Prinecton Ave., Dover, N.J., from Victoria Nicola, 442 South St., Jim Thorpe.

Tracy L. Heilman, 223 N. Seventh St., Lehighton, from Daivd K. Heilman, same address.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Ruth Ann Somes, as administratrix of the estate of Alice Heckman, late of Hazleton, to Kate A. Zukovich, Rush Township, three parcels containing 2,000 square feet, 5,000 square feet and 20,000 square feet located on the south side of public road leading from Weatherly to Lakeside in Rush Township, $1 (full consideration $110,000).

Ryan and Regina Petako, Hazleton, to Angela M. Gennaro and Jeffrey M. Turse, both of Hazleton, as joint tenants, lot in EA Subdivision, Eagle Rock Resorts, North Union Township, $236,000.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

John A. Ritz to Eugene P. Ritz, 22 N. Chestnut St., Tresckow, property at 22 N. Chestnut St., $1.

East Penn Township

Donald R. Steigerwalt to Michael F. Kimak, 2059 E. Lizard Creek Road, Lehighton, property at 2059 E. Lizard Creek Road, $138,000.

Franklin Township

Irene K. Rehrig to Elwood G. Rehrig II, 340 Union Hill Road, Lehighton, property at 315 Union Hill Road, $60,000.

William C. Kunkle to Cory Lewers, 210 Pine Cone Drive, Lehighton, property at 210 Pine Cone Drive, $255,000.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Mortgage foreclosures

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

BAC Home Loan Servicing, 1800 Tapo Canyon Rd., Simi Valley, Calif., filed against Stacey and Chester Samler, 62 Main St., Beaver Meadows, over property at that address. Sought is $33,911.98 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loan Servicing filed against Kieran and Audrely Loughran, 205 S. Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, over property at that address. Sought is $290,996.78 and continuing interest.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Property transfers

Property transfers recorded at the courthouse were as follows:

Borough of McAdoo to Gary Steibler, Delano, property at 201 E. Blaine St., McAdoo, $7,500; and property at 203 E. Blaine St., McAdoo, $5,500.

Ralph Citarella to Thomas E. Rockwell, property on south side of Orwigsburg Street, Tamaqua, $1 (full consideration $14,000).

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Prothonotary's report

A total of 426 cases were started in September in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder. A breakdown of the cases is as follows:

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees were signed by the county court.

Ida C. Zongaro, Box 1532, Albrightsville, from Anthony J. Zongaro Jr., 7709 Verree Rd., Philadelphia.

Joanne M. Seitzinger, 1813 State St., White Haven, from Jeffrey W. Seitzinger, 5112 Country Rd., Midway, Ala.

Arica S. Pfeiffer, 33 Springgarden St., Lansford, from Howard Pfeiffer II, 310 E. Patterson St., Lansford.

Leon Frable, 8557 Interchange Rd., Lehighton, from Colette Frable, Box 4725, Kunkletown R.4.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Divorces granted

Missandra Malyberg, 105 W. Rowe St., Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Michael Malyberg, 22 W. High St., Coaldale. They were married July 3, 1999.

Nicole Moore, 800 Hazle St., Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Erik Moore, Mahanoy City. They were married Sept. 23, 2005.

James L. Mourer was granted a divorce from Elizabeth Annj Mourer, both of Oneida, East Union Township. They were married Aug. 19, 2000.

Joel Haas, New Ringgold, was granted a divorce from Wanda Haas, Mahanoy City. They were married June 5, 2002.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Deeds recorded

Franklin Township

William C. Kunkle to Cory Lewers, 210 Pine Cone Drive, Lehighton, property at 210 Pine Cone Drive, $255,000.

Irene K. Rehrig to Elwood G. Rehrig II, 340 Union Hill Road, Lehighton, property at 315 Union Hill Road, $60,000.

Jim Thorpe

A. David Thomas to John T. Klitsch, 63 W. Front St., Jim Thorpe, property at 63 W. Front St., $86,000.

Kidder Township

American Home Mortgage Servicing, Inc., to Equity Trust Company, 178A N. Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, Lot 201, Section B, Lake Harmony Estates, $132,500.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Property transactions

Linda A. Lee, Langhorne, to Deidre Parker-Mount, Elmer, N.J., lot in ER Subdivision, Eagle Rock Resorts, East Union Township, $340,000.

Brian P. Seitz to Kevin L. and Adreienne C. Brittenberg, property on north side of SR209, Blythe Township, containing 23,360 square feet, $86,000.

Violet P. Labella, Walker Township, to Duane S. and Michele A. Barron, Tamaqua, property at 1441 Valley Road, Walker Township, $1.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

Michael L. Bellitts to Michael L. Bellitts, 39 E. Market St., Tresckow, property at 39 E. Market St., $1.

Beaver Meadows

Federal National Mortgage Association to David A. Walker, P.O. Box 245, Walnutport, property at 32-34 Berwick St., $58,000.

Bowmanstown

Sheriff of Carbon County to Huntington National Holdings Corporation, Westlake Village, Calif., property at 430 Green St., $1.

East Penn Township

Kerry L. Schleicher to Derek B. Wilkinson, 266 Hilda Lane, Lehighton, Lot 7, Breezy Lane, $80,000

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Divorces granted

Joshua Frank Shamonsky was granted a divorce from Rachel Anna Marie Shamonsky, both of 18 Easy Life Lane, New Ringgold. They were married Sept. 10, 2006.

Gary W. Foulds, Pottsville, was granted a divorce from Ann Foulds, Shamokin. They were married Feb. 17, 1979.

Dwayne Paul Angeny, Tower City, was granted a divorce from Kimberly A. Angeny, Harrisburg. They were married March 31, 2000.

Timothy Scholefield, of Kentucky, was granted a divorce from Sherry Ann Scholefield, Ephrata. They were married June 21, 2009.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Medical bills

Remit Corporation, 36 W. Main St., Bloomsburg, for Blue Mountain Health Systems, filed a civil complaint against William and Chrissy Wenner, 1316 Penn Drive, Andreas, over a bill for services rendered at the Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital, Lehighton. Sought is $2,338.94 plus interest, costs and fees.

Lehigh Valley Hospital, 1200 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, filed against Michael J. and Kelly Sommers, 836 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, alleging a bill is owed for services rendered. Sought is $18,108.80 plus interest, costs and fees.