Latest The Poconos Stories

2010-11-09 13:09:00

MOUNT POCONO, Pa., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort is excited to welcome the table-flipping star of Bravo TV's The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Teresa Giudice, on Saturday, January 22.

2010-08-18 16:09:00

OAKLAND, N.J., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroFirst, Inc., a leading provider of digital content and technology, has agreed to deliver an extensive line-up of gaming options for the Mount Airy Casino Resort, based in Mt. Pocono, Pa.

2010-08-11 15:49:00

MOUNT POCONO, Pa., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Lisa DeNaples, owner and managing trustee of Mount Airy Casino Resort, has announced the appointment of Jennifer Grieves as the new Director of Advertising and Promotions.

2010-07-08 12:00:00

BUSHKILL, Pa., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Fernwood Hotel and Resort has joined with Shawnee Mountain to create a two day Wurst Festival package for the Shawnee Mountain Wurst Festival July 17 - 18 from 12:00 noon to 7:00 pm on Saturday and noon to 6:00 pm on Sunday. Fernwood Hotel and Resort Wurst Festival packages include four tickets to the Shawnee Mountain Wurst Festival and Fernwood Hotel accommodations starting from $348.

2010-06-29 12:27:00

NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort welcomes internationally acclaimed musician, Sergio Mendez, Saturday, August 14th at Gypsies Lounge and Nightclub, Mt. Pocono, PA, at 6:00 pm & 9:00 pm. Tickets are $40, $65 and $100 at the door.

2010-06-25 06:50:00

NORWOOD, N.J., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Winners were selected today from over 200 entries for New Image Weight Loss Camp's 4th Annual Essay Contest.

2010-06-08 07:20:00

NORWOOD, N.J., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The pound dropping power of Camp Pocono Trails is huge. This summer will mark a total of 100,000 pounds lost since the camp's inception in 1999. Over 700 children ages 7-19 will attend Camp Pocono Trails in Reeders, PA for an average of 4-5 weeks.

2010-05-07 13:19:00

MOUNT POCONO, Pa., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Mount Airy Casino Resort, the re-born travel destination offering incomparable casino gaming, picturesque setting, ambiance, fine dining, luxury accommodations, outdoor activities and unrivalled amenities today announced Vincent L.

2010-04-30 19:30:00

BUSHKILL, Pa., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- May is the time for moms and Fernwood Hotel and Resort in the Poconos has created a no cook weekend with a Mother's Day Package May 7 - 10, that includes two tickets to the Mother's Day Buffet, a complimentary late check-out at 3 pm on Sunday and hotel accommodations for two nights for just $199.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.