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 cat, Utley.

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


Recent Articles
  • Assessing President Trump’s First 100 Days

    SCRANTON — Presidents have been judged on their first 100 days in office since 1940’s.  But, some political experts think that judgment isn’t fair. On the campaign trail last year, President Trump repeatedly touted his 100-day plan including several times in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The president will be in Harrisburg on his 100th day in office. “He’s still grateful to carry Pennsylvania in the election, first Republican in a long time in a presidential election to carry Pennsylvania. So, I think […]

  • Iron Horse Movie Bistro Opens in Scranton

    SCRANTON — Movie lovers got in line Friday morning in downtown Scranton for the grand opening of a new kind of movie theater. The first movies started at the Iron Horse Movie Bistro around 11 a.m. A few dozen people came in for the early showings. The owners expect it to be busy Friday night. Some folks stopped in when the theater opened to reserve seats for upcoming showings or just to get a look at the renovated theater. This […]

  • Movie Theater with a Twist Opening in Scranton

    SCRANTON — A long-awaited movie theater is set to open this week in downtown Scranton. The Iron Horse Movie Bistro is a blend of both restaurant and theater. A company from Tennessee bought the old Marquee Cinemas about a year and a half ago. Some construction snags delayed its opening by almost a year. The place will finally open Friday and offers a different kind of movie-going experience. The decor inside the Iron Horse Movie Bistro is a nod to […]

  • Commonwealth Health to Connect its Two Scranton Hospitals

    SCRANTON — One of the biggest health care providers in our area has announced a major investment to connect two hospitals. Commonwealth Health announced Wednesday morning that it is investing $80 million to connect Regional Hospital of Scranton with Moses Taylor Hospital. Commonwealth Health announces $80 million project to connect Moses Taylor and Regional Hospitals in #Scranton pic.twitter.com/FNVY9T6SHV — Stacy Lange (@stacylange) April 26, 2017 A city block made up of mostly vacant space is all that separates two of […]

  • Heads Spinning for ‘Fidget Spinners’

    SOUTH ABINGTON TOWNSHIP — If you have children, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of the “Fidget Spinner.” It’s the latest toy craze that is becoming harder and harder to find in stores. If you’re wondering what a fidget spinner is, you’re not alone. Hitesh Patel had the same question about a week ago when a supplier brought a small order to his Valero gas station in South Abington Township. “I Googled it, and I’m like, ‘Oh my God! I […]

  • Crews Begin Milling, Paving Viewmont Drive

    DICKSON CITY — Crews started milling and paving Viewmont Drive in Dickson City Tuesday night. The road that connects the many stores and restaurants in Dickson City’s business district is littered with potholes. The company that owns the Viewmont Mall also owns Viewmont Drive. Officials say a lot of the paving work will be done at night here in Lackawanna County. Original Story — A road that connects a busy business district will be getting a long-awaited facelift starting Tuesday night. […]

  • Former Correspondent on Covering the Presidency

    SCRANTON — A journalist who covered six U.S. presidents came back to his hometown and his alma mater Friday morning speaking about his experiences. There are few people who have had such a direct view of U.S. presidents as Gene Gibbons from Scranton. He covered Presidents Nixon through Clinton and Friday we got his take on news coverage in President Trump’s Era. “There I found myself looking across this big oak desk at the most powerful man in the world.” […]

  • Serving Those Who Served at The Mess Hall

    COVINGTON TOWNSHIP — A new restaurant in Lackawanna County is bringing a new meaning to mess hall, the place where service members go for meals on military bases. A military mom opened a mess hall of her own and created her own way to serve. From the outside of the Mess Hall on Route 435 in Covington Township, you’d never know about the stories on the walls inside. “It’s different,” said Frank Drost of Olyphant. “I have never seen a […]

  • Vandals Paint Property in West Scranton

    SCRANTON — A neighborhood in Scranton was hit by vandals overnight. Neighbors say this is just the latest frustration they’ve had with juvenile crime. Close to 15 families woke up to tags written in spray paint on their homes, cars, or fences. One teen has already been arrested for the vandalism but surveillance cameras in the neighborhood caught as many as six teens on the vandalism spree. 11+ cars and homes vandalized overnight in west #Scranton Police have made one […]

  • WATCH: Car Smashes into Bank in Dickson City

    DICKSON CITY — A driver was taken to the hospital after crashing into a bank in Lackawanna County. The vehicle smashed through the front window of First National Community Bank on Main Street in Dickson City just before 10 p.m. Wednesday. This is surveillance video of the crash from inside the bank posted to the Dickson City Police Department Facebook page. Police believe the driver may have been trying to get away but couldn’t. Officers say two men were in the […]

  • 80-Year-Old Marathoner Sets Record at Boston Marathon

    JERMYN — Monday’s Boston Marathon meant a milestone for a man from our area. Tony Cerminaro of Jermyn has now run the Boston Marathon 25 times.  Cerminaro won his age group in his 60s, 70s and now in his 80s. 80-year-old Tony Cerminaro is proof that even if you start late, you can still come in first. Cerminaro started running marathons at age 50.  107 races later, almost all of the medals he’s earned hang in a room at his […]

  • Veteran’s Inspirational Marathon Finish Goes Viral

    SCRANTON — Millions of people have now seen a viral video that came from the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. It featured a veteran from Lackawanna County carrying his friend over the finish line. Earl Granville lost a leg while serving in Afghanistan but it has never stopped him. He completed several marathons, including Boston three other times, but usually on a hand bike made for people with disabilities. This is the first time he has ever […]