Stacy is a local girl. She grew up in Clarks Summit, Lackawanna County.

She joined the WNEP news team in July, 2011 first covering central Pennsylvania. Now she is the Lackawanna County beat reporter.

Stacy comes to Newswatch 16 from WWNY-TV in Watertown, NY where she was a “one-man-band,” shooting, writing, and editing her own stories. There she covered the Thousand Islands region of New York, and the 10th Mountain Division of the Army based at Fort Drum.

Stacy honed her skills at Syracuse University where she graduated magna cum laude in 2010 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. In college, she was a member of the nation’s oldest and largest entirely student-run TV station, CitrusTV.

Before her TV days, Stacy was on the 50-yard line as “Miss Comet” with the Abington Heights Marching Band. She’s a sports “phanatic.” She likes to cheer on all the Philadelphia sports teams and her beloved Orange.

When she’s not working, Stacy is a judge and coach for Odyssey of the Mind teams in NEPA. Stacy lives with her cats, Utley & Laurel.

If you have a story idea, or just want to say hi, send Stacy an e-mail.

Recent Articles
  • Burne Honda Awards “Teacher of the Year” With New Car

    SCRANTON, Pa — As this school year comes to a close, students will find many ways to thank their teachers. One student in Lackawanna County may have found the best way, by helping his teacher win a new car. Wednesday was the first nice day in a while, so the students at the Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County were more than happy to head outside to the parking lot. The short field trip was about to become a lot sweeter […]

  • Old Forge Police Investigating Locations Connected to Robert Baron Case

    OLD FORGE, Pa. — Police in Lackawanna County are back on the scene where a restaurant owner was last seen over a year ago. Old Forge police and county detectives were at Ghigiarelli’s Wednesday morning. The owner, Robert Baron, has been missing since January of 2017. Police were also at Baron’s son’s apartment building on Sussex Street. Investigators were also taking measurements in the street. Police have not yet said what led to Wednesday’s investigation. Old Forge Police & detectives […]

  • ‘Guardian Angel’ Meals on Wheels Driver Rescues Woman from Home

    EYNON, Pa. — A Meals on Wheels recipient in Lackawanna County is calling her delivery driver her guardian angel. When the driver arrived at the woman’s home on Tuesday, she discovered a gas leak just in time. Elizabeth Narvid of Eynon says she was sleeping through her carbon monoxide alarm when she was woken up by Amber Lewis, her Meals on Wheels delivery driver. Lewis has been at her new job for about three weeks now, driving and delivering meals to […]

  • Adam Rippon, a Champion in Dance

    SCRANTON, Pa. — Olympian and Clarks Summit native Adam Rippon won the coveted mirror ball trophy on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” Monday night. His success in ballroom dancing brings a new batch of local fans. Adam Rippon won a bronze medal and Americans’ hearts in the winter Olympics. In his latest endeavor, he’s picked up fans in a different venue. “It was really exciting. I was rooting for Adam the whole time. I thought he was the best dancer. […]

  • Carbon Monoxide Leak at Animal Hospital in Dunmore

    DUNMORE, Pa. — One person was taken to the hospital because of a carbon monoxide leak in Lackawanna County. The leak was discovered Tuesday morning at Dunmore Animal Hospital on East Drinker Street. The fire chief says a crew working on a heating element on the roof found the leak. One person was taken to the hospital. 13 others were checked out for possible carbon monoxide poisoning. No animals were affected.

  • Celebrating ‘Senior’ Prom

    SCRANTON, Pa. — It’s prom season no matter what season of life you’re in. Thursday was the “Linwood Senior Prom” at Linwood Nursing and Rehabilitation in Scranton. “It was a lot of fun. I missed my prom,” said resident Marion Wickel. Marion is 101. When her senior prom rolled around in the mid-1930s, she couldn’t go. “My mother couldn’t afford it, so I stayed home,” she added. 77-year-old Carol Cacciatore remembers her senior prom at West Scranton High School. “I had […]

  • Hotel Anthracite Now Open in Carbondale

    CARBONDALE, Pa. — The hotel on Main Street in Carbondale has had three names in five years: Best Western, Carbondale Grand Hotel, and now, Hotel Anthracite. That name will stick, according to its new managers. “We hope that people see it and get inspired to really revitalize the area,” said Sarah O’Fee, Hotel Anthracite director of marketing. Hotel Anthracite is managed by Settlers Hospitality, the owner of several hotels and restaurants in the Poconos. O’Fee showed off the newly renovated […]

  • Life Uprooted in Lackawanna County

    SCOTT TOWNSHIP, Pa. — When straight line winds ripped through Scott Township near Clarks Summit on Tuesday, they uprooted part of Lloyd Walker’s family tree. “My father-in-law and my brother-in-law planted them when he was a little boy, and they’ve all deceased from now (sic), now the trees are basically deceased,” Walker said. Five evergreens, each at least 50-years-old, came crashing down in the storm. None hit the house, so Walker considers himself lucky. Walker’s neighbors heard a crash of their […]

  • Kyle Mullins Claims Victory in Democratic Primary for PA 112th

    ARCHBALD, Pa. — Kyle Mullins has declared victory in the Democratic primary for Pennsylvania’s 112th District. The seat is currently held by Democrat Kevin Haggerty of Dunmore who decided not to run for reelection. Haggerty, in the midst of a very public divorce, missed hundreds of votes in Harrisburg last year, drawing criticism from his constituents as well as his colleagues. Mullins faced a crowded field of challengers in the primary, including Thomas Carlucci, Randy Castellani, Robert Castellani, and Francis McHale. Mullins was born in […]

  • Raid at Garage of Former Scranton School District Fleet Manager

    SCRANTON, Pa. — State police raided an auto garage belonging to a mechanic that used to do work with the Scranton School District. Both state police and the state attorney general’s office took part in the raid on Tuesday. It appears to be part of a grand jury investigation likely tied to the Scranton School District. A van belonging to the state attorney general’s office special investigations unit was parked outside Danny’s Garage on West Elm Street in Scranton for most […]

  • Tenants in Jermyn Apartments Fighting to Stay

    JERMYN, Pa. — More than a dozen tenants of an apartment building in Lackawanna County may have to move at the end of the week, but they’re using the time they have to try to come up with a compromise with Jermyn borough officials. The borough of Jermyn has been cracking down on code enforcement violations. Last month, some tenants were evicted because of problems with their building’s roof. Now, tenants in the building are being asked to leave by […]

  • Work Begins on Veterans Memorial in Scranton

    SCRANTON, Pa. — Crews broke ground Monday on a new park dedicated to veterans in Scranton. Organizers say the park will include the city’s largest memorial to veterans from Scranton. An excavator dug outside Scranton High School on Monday, the first step in building Scranton Veterans Memorial Park. The park has long been an idea hatched by members of VFW Post 25 on Rockwell Avenue. Pat Ahern says the memorial park will include a monument bearing the names of close […]