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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    Power To Save: Bright Benefits for Gerrity’s

    SCRANTON — Shoppers visiting Gerrity’s Supermarket on Meadow Avenue in Scranton this week may have noticed something a little bit different. “It`s a lot brighter and we’ve been getting a lot of comments from customers, they don`t know what it is but they’re like, `the store seems so much nicer, and brighter, and everything looks better,'” said Gerrity’s owner Joe Fasula. The subtle change in lighting came following a big undertaking, converting six stores to all LED lighting. This store’s […]

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    Water Company Hoping to Catch Contractor at Hydrants

    LACKAWANNA COUNTY — Pennsylvania American Water says it has received an influx of calls over the past few weeks about discolored water. It took some investigating but employees found two things in common with the areas affected: ongoing construction or paving projects and fire hydrants. The utility company says it’s cracking down on contractors illegally using hydrants. Pennsylvania American Water owns and maintains most of the fire hydrants in our area. Officials with the utility company say several hydrants have […]

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    More Small Businesses Making Downtown Scranton Home

    SCRANTON — The addition of some new stores in downtown Scranton may indicate that the economic climate in the city is really starting to turn around. Before the lunch rush, Victoria’s on Penn Avenue was filled with floral arrangements sent from loyal customers congratulating the Argenta family. They moved from west Scranton to their new location on Penn Avenue just last week. A lot has changed in just seven days. “Big difference, very big difference. We were looking at going […]

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    A Semester of Service at the University of Scranton

    SCRANTON — College students in our area are gearing up for the semester ahead. At the University of Scranton on Tuesday, hundreds of students planned the work they will do outside of the classroom. In between classes, hundreds of University of Scranton students made their way to the hustle and bustle. It may look like a job fair but the work being offered doesn’t pay. More than 80 different agencies and organizations came to ask students for help. “Our agency […]

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    Chelsea Clinton Stumps for Her Mom In Scranton

    SCRANTON — The campaign trail made its way through Lackawanna County on Thursday. This time, Chelsea Clinton came to drum up support for her mom, Democratic nominee for president Hillary Clinton. Clinton met with campaign volunteers at the Hillary for President office on North Washington Avenue in Scranton. It was a short stay but Clinton made it clear that campaigners have work to do leading up to Election Day, which is now just two months away. While it was no […]

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    Crowd Awaits Chelsea Clinton in Scranton

    Crowd outside Scranron's @HillaryClinton campaign office waiting for Chelsea Clinton to arrive @WNEP pic.twitter.com/UGdx5ot2Zq — Stacy Lange (@stacylange) September 8, 2016 SCRANTON — A crowd gathered Thursday morning in Scranton, waiting to hear from the daughter of a presidential candidate. Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, is scheduled to speak to supporters at Clinton campaign headquarters on North Washington Avenue. Group inside waiting for Chelsea Clinton @wnep pic.twitter.com/9LIK0bXYo7 — Stacy Lange (@stacylange) September 8, 2016 About 100 supporters […]

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    Mine Fire in Carbondale to Finally be Extinguished

    CARBONDALE — Federal money will be used to help put out a mine fire in the Carbondale area on private property owned by Dunmore businessman Louis DeNaples. The Powderly mine fire in Carbondale has been burning underground for at least 21 years, just in sight of one of the city’s neighborhoods. “I could smell this growing up. I’ve heard the noise over here. I’ve heard the trikes going up through here. It’s our cemetery over here. I’ve seen it all. […]

  • The Samters Building (l) and the Oppenheim Building on Lackawanna Avenue in Scranton

    Oppenheim, Samters Up For Sheriff’s Sale

    SCRANTON — Two iconic buildings in downtown Scranton are scheduled to be sold at an upcoming sheriff’s sale leading to uncertainty and excitement for people who live and work near Lackawanna Avenue. The two buildings are the Samters Building and the Oppenheim Building, both on Lackawanna Avenue. The sign stuck to the window of the Oppenheim building on Lackawanna Avenue in Scranton drew confusion from tenants and passersby alike. It states the century-old building in downtown is scheduled for sheriff’s […]

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    Woman Going to Church Hit and Killed by Vehicle in Carbondale

    CARBONDALE — A woman on her way to church was hit and killed by a vehicle Tuesday morning in Carbondale. It was just before the weekday 8 a.m. mass at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church along Fallbrook Street in Carbondale. Police said Elizabeth Tolan, 65, a longtime resident of Carbondale’s west side, was in the crosswalk headed to mass when she was hit by a car headed down the hill. The driver of the car was taken for blood […]

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    The Stanley Cup Visits Lackawanna County

    MOSCOW — A piece of hockey history was in our area on Tuesday. As tradition states, the Stanley Cup spends a day with every member of the winning organization. This was the day the Pittsburgh Penguins’ trainer took the Stanley Cup back to where it all began for him. Patrick Steidle has walked the field at North Pocono Middle School many times but it’s been many years, and now he’s back with a shiny new accessory. “It’s nice to win something […]

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    Gigantic ‘Old Glory’ Going for the World Record

    SCRANTON — North American Manufacturing on Barring Avenue in Scranton makes American flags among other things. No task is too big. At least that’s what owner Joe Shea thought when he saw a world-record sized flag flying New York City last year. “And since we make flags here at North American, I looked at that and said, ‘Hey, we could make a flag that big!’ So that’s what we did,” he said. Shea makes it sound easy, but his crew […]

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    La Festa Italiana a Labor Day Tradition

    SCRANTON — Salvatore Diana of Diana’s Pizza has been a part of La Festa Italiana since he was seven years old. He’s spent decades on Spruce Street in Scranton in early September. “Just carrying my dad’s name. My dad was one of the first guys to do this in 1975. He passed away, so I just carry his name, carry the torch,” Diana said. Diana’s dad’s picture greets patrons at their tent. Diana’s Pizza is one of the original vendors […]