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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.

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    Piece of Green Ridge History Torn Down

    SCRANTON — Since a weekend fire that burned out two businesses and left nine people homeless, a lot has happened on East Market Street. Its landscape is forever changed. “It`s going to hurt a lot of people, I think. Especially those people who were living there,” said neighbor Carl Russin. Russin watched the demolition each day. He and other long-time neighbors in the city’s Green Ridge section remembered what this building used to be. It being gone now is like the neighborhood […]

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    Homeless Vets Honored at Ceremony

    SCRANTON — A new Memorial Day tradition was started Friday in Scranton for a group of people who hold the holiday in high regard. People from the community wanted to make sure some veterans felt special. On a busy street in Scranton that’s usually very loud at noontime, you could hear a pin drop. Then, to the sound of the National Anthem, St. Francis Commons on Penn Avenue got something it needed. “I’m sure everybody appreciates it. We got a […]

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    Hyundai Sales Records Help Catch Accused Bank Robber

    SCRANTON — Records of car sales in Lackawanna County helped lead authorities to the woman suspected of robbing a credit union earlier this week. After investigators saw the robber’s vehicle in surveillance pictures, they traced the model back to the dealership to see who bought the car. Just two days after that robbery, a woman is now behind bars accused of holding it up. Investigators said a woman held up the P&G Federal Credit Union in Eynon Tuesday. By Wednesday […]

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    Break in Bank Robbery Case?

    CLARKS GREEN — Police may have made a big break in a bank robbery in Lackawanna County. The FBI and Archbald police spent the day searching a home in the Abingtons and questioning the woman who lives there. Around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Archbald police, Waverly police, and FBI agents left a home on East Grove Street in Clarks Green with a woman who lives there. Police tell us that the FBI is in charge of this investigation. FBI agents would […]

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    Wansacz Out, Incumbent Lackawanna Commissioners Split Democratic Ticket

    LACKAWANNA COUNTY —  Jerry Notarianni and incumbent Patrick O’Malley will be the Democratic nominees for Lackawanna County Commissioner. Current Democratic Commissioner Jim Wansacz conceded the race just after 10 p.m. Wansacz and O’Brien were elected as majority commissioners in 2011 following the corruption scandal of since-incarcerated Republican commissioners Robert Cordaro and A.J. Munchak. In February of this year, O’Brien resigned to take a job in the private sector. Sitting Republican minority commissioner Patrick O’Malley switched parties and agreed to run […]

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    Charity on East Market Street and Elsewhere After Fire

    SCRANTON — A fire over the weekend took out a big chunk of Green Ridge corners in Scranton. And a charity that works out of the building next to the fire is trying to carry on business to help those in need. A lot of bad things followed the fire on East Market Street in Scranton’s Green Ridge section. Several people were displaced, two businesses were destroyed. Neighboring buildings were damaged, too. The non-profit Neighborworks hauled out computers from its […]

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    Police Investigating Robbery at Credit Union in Lackawanna County

    EYNON — Authorities in Lackawanna County said the P&G Mehoopany Federal Credit Union along Business Route 6 in Eynon was held up Tuesday morning. According to Archbald police, a woman with a stun gun walked into the credit union around 10:30 a.m. and demanded money.  Authorities say she got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. Archbald police believe the woman who held up the credit union may have been a pro. It’s her signature touches that are the cops’ […]

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    Foster Families React to Youth and Family Services Strike

    LACKAWANNA COUNTY — About 100 workers from Lackawanna County’s Office of Youth and Family Services walked off the job Friday because contract negotiations with the county commissioners are at an impasse. Brian Morgantini was in the Lackawanna County foster system for 14 years. He came to Adams Avenue in Scranton Friday morning to support his former case workers from the Office of Youth and Family services. 100-plus will be off the job for the time being. “It`s an issue. It is. […]

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    Child and Family Service Workers On Strike

    SCRANTON — Lackawanna County workers who handle child abuse and neglect cases have hit the picket line. Workers picketed Friday morning on the corner of Spruce and Adams on Courthouse Square in Scranton. #Lacka Co CFS workers picketing on Adams. Chanting "$8 million surplus, none of it for us" @WNEP pic.twitter.com/KU0irAtavV — Stacy Lange (@stacylange) May 15, 2015 Workers for the office of Youth and Family Services are represented by the AFSCME union. Many of the workers were outside the […]

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    Dalton Man Charged for Allegedly Posting “Revenge Porn”

    LACKAWANNA COUNTY — The way a man allegedly got revenge toward his ex-girlfriend for breaking off their relationship now has him in trouble. Police say he posted sexual pictures of her on-line. What that man, Joshua Cannella, 26, of Dalton, did is commonly referred to as “revenge porn.” Until late last year, posting graphic pictures online of someone else without permission wasn’t criminal. But, a new state law now has Cannella facing a misdemeanor charge. It’s a criminal charge for […]

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    Car Windows Smashed in Jessup

    JESSUP — Police in Lackawanna County are investigating a case of vandalism that left several people without car windows. The vandals threw rocks and other objects at cars throughout Jessup. Jessup Police told Newswatch 16 at least six cars had windows smashed Tuesday evening. Some of the cars were on opposite ends of the borough. Police are investigating, but some of the victims think it was all the result of a joy ride that’s going to cost them a lot […]

  • West Lackawanna Avenue Bridge to be Replaced, Eventually

    SCRANTON — Crews have patched a hole that opened up on a bridge in Scranton but the city’s engineer says that’s only one of the bridge’s problems, so the city is reviving a plan to replace it. Scranton’s DPW has made several quick fixes to the West Lackawanna Avenue bridge over the past few years. The most recent was Tuesday afternoon, when crews filled in a hole that opened up on the bridge’s approach over the weekend. Scranton’s city engineer […]


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