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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
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    Parents Charged with Endangering Toddler and Newborn

    SCRANTON — The city of Scranton condemned a home on Preston Place in west Scranton when they saw the mess inside. What they found Thursday night spurred a criminal investigation. Pedro Rivas and Megan Howey, who live in the home at 1305 Preston Place and have two children together, are both charged with endangering the welfare of children. Police were called to Preston Place because a neighbor spotted the couple’s toddler wandering alone in the street. Megan Howey was on […]

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    Trying to Bring a Hospital Back to Carbondale

    CARBONDALE — The city of Carbondale has been without a hospital for more than three years, but the owner of the Marian Community hospital building just got one step closer to opening it back up. Marian Community Hospital in Carbondale closed in 2012. Part of the building reopened in May as a drug and alcohol treatment center. Now the woman who runs the treatment center received a special zoning variance that clears the way for Marian Community to be a […]

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    Paving Begins From Blakely Street to Harrison Avenue in Lackawanna County

    DUNMORE — Paving progress comes with a catch. If you want smooth roads, chances are you’ll have to wait in traffic. A tough lesson drivers on South Blakely Street in Dunmore are learning the hard way. “I mean, I appreciate what they’re doing and everything, but they need to figure out a better way to do it, or do it at nighttime I think,” said driver Mike Malloy of Scranton. The backup on Blakely Street is nowhere near as long […]

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    St. Joseph’s Center Day Program Vandalized

    DUNMORE — Vandals ransacked property in Lackawanna County used by people with disabilities. Employees at St. Joseph’s Center in Lackawanna County say after the high of the annual St. Joe’s Festival, they felt an unfortunate low: one of their facilities was vandalized twice in one week. The employees at St. Joseph’s adult day program in Dunmore say the place was vandalized during the St. Joe’s Festival last weekend. A fiberglass sculpture was damaged. Then, they came in to work on […]

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    Hillary Clinton Visits Scranton

    SCRANTON — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton returned to her father’s birthplace raising money in her run for president. Clinton has made numerous stops in Scranton. This is her first in her latest campaign for president. After a stop at her father’s grave, she went to a private fundraiser at the home of Virginia McGregor, one of Clinton’s biggest Scranton supporters. About 100 people attended. An invitation required at least $1,000 to be donated to the Clinton campaign. Part of […]

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    Signs Up for Clinton Fundraising Visit

    SCRANTON — The signs are going up and the anticipation is growing as Scranton gets ready to welcome Hillary Clinton back to her father’s hometown. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will stop in Scranton Wednesday afternoon. The fundraising event is expected to be the first of several trips to the city where her father is from. Clinton is expected between 2 -2:30 p.m. and people are still busy setting up for the event on the 1700 block of North Washington […]

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    Business Leaders: Mall Should Be ‘Mixed Use’

    SCRANTON — The new owner of The Mall at Steamtown in Scranton intends to keep it as a mall, but what kind of mall will be able to survive, considering that most of the stores in the mall have now left? Real estate developer John Basalyga from Lackawanna County closed on the sale of the mall on Monday. The deed was recorded Tuesday morning in Scranton. Basalyga says it will be business as usual at The Mall at Steamtown while […]

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    Local Owner of Mall at Steamtown

    SCRANTON — We now know who bought the Mall at Steamtown. The new owner is a businessman from our area who also owns a roofing company and a popular restaurant. The Mall at Steamtown will stay in local hands. Lackawanna County real estate developer John Basalyga closed on the sale of the mall late Monday afternoon. He had the winning bid of $5.25 million when the Mall at Steamtown went up for auction last month. Basalyga was not able to […]

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    Bras Stolen from Scranton Victoria’s Secret

    SCRANTON — Scranton police are investigating a theft from a Victoria’s Secret store in the city. They say it’s similar to other thefts at Victoria’s Secret outside Wilkes-Barre but so far, no one has been caught. Scranton police were called to the Victoria’s Secret store inside The Mall at Steamtown Monday morning. Managers told them that sometime last week, a robber made off with 20 bras. Police are hoping to catch the robbers, but they may be limited in what […]

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    Former Educator Faces New Allegations in Civil Suit

    LACKAWANNA COUNTY —  Earlier this week, former Mid Valley superintendent Jim Tallarico was charged with theft and forgery, accused of stealing from the school district in Lackawanna County. Now, he’s facing more accusations from a former student at a school in Susquehanna County where Tallarico once served as principal. On Wednesday, Jim Tallarico was arraigned on charges stemming from a State Attorney General’s investigation.  It accuses Tallarico of stealing almost $12,000 from the Mid Valley School District in Lackawanna County. A day […]

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    New Details in Case of Man Charged with Arson, Brother’s Murder

    SCRANTON — Investigators in Scranton released the details of an arson case that has become a murder case. Police say a homeowner paid his brother to burn down his house. Then the brother died from burns he got in the fire. Diomedes Ceballos of Scranton is now behind bars. He was arraigned at the Lackawanna County prison late Wednesday night on charges of arson and second degree murder. He’s charged with murder because police say the arsonist he promised money […]

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    Camp Bisco Cleanup Causing Controversy

    SCRANTON — It has been four days since thousands of campers packed up and left Montage Mountain for a music festival and some of the trash they left behind still littered the mountain. Montage is also trying to clean up its image. Starting this past Thursday, 14,000 people filled Montage Mountain in Scranton for the weekend-long Camp Bisco music festival. Toyota Pavilion and Montage Mountain resorts are becoming a budding music festival venue, but Scranton had never experienced one quite […]


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