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■ Mark David and Denise Marie Knox, Clarks Green, to Don Phillip Jr. and Bridget Ann Melia, Clarks Green; a property at 200 Squirrel Run, Clarks Green, for $332,000.

■ PNC Bank, national association, co-executor of the estate of Mary L. Scranton, Scranton; and William Worthington Scranton, co-executor of the estate of Mary L. Scranton, to William Worthington and Maryla Elizabeth Peters Scranton, North Abington Twp.; two parcels in North Abington Twp. for $390,244.

■ Rachel A. and Joseph A. Orosz III to Christopher Thomas and Marietta Ann Police; a property at 605 N. Abington Road, Waverly Twp., for $175,000.

■ Theresa A. Curto, Clarks Summit, to Scott C. and Gillian R. Kennedy, Scranton; a property at 916 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit, for $174,000.

■ Kevin and Michelle Shay, Lackawanna County, to Zachary Coy Cosner, Lackawanna County; a property at 517 Winola Road, Clarks Summit, for $99,000.

■ Cliff and Helen White, Port Richey, Fla., to David and Nora Clark, Scranton; a property at 822 Edella Road, South Abington Twp., for $156,000.

■ Bonnie P. Kvaka, Jermyn, to Ryan Cavanaugh, Scott Twp.; a property at 370 Green Grove Road, Scott Twp., for $73,200.

■ Jean M. Preston, by her attorney-in-fact, Casey M. Pres­ton, Chester County, to Kevin P. Murphy, Scranton; a property at 254 E. Grove St., Clarks Green, for $225,780.

■ 1606 Sanderson Avenue Associates LLC, Clarks Summit, to Mukeshbhai and Hasumati Patel, Scranton; a property at 709 Green Ridge St., Unit 5, Scranton, for $160,000.

■ Phillip Polcha to Brian A. Dippel Jr. and Rachel Ward; a property at 207 Bailey St., South Abington Twp., for $145,000.

■ Paul K. Sapak, also known as Paul Kevin Sapak, trustee for the Phyllis Heinz living trust, and Paul K. Sapak, also known as Paul Kevin Sapak, as personal representative for the estate of Phyllis Lorraine Heinz, also known as Phyllis Heinz, to Wayne W. Harris III, Clifford Twp.; a property at 1423 Fair­view Road, Scott Twp., for $158,510.

■ John F. Kolcharno, Clarks Summit, to Matthew A. Lehnert, Newton Twp., and Kelly L. Beichler, Fleetville; a property in Newton Twp. for $89,000.

■ Joseph C. Pienkowski, Clarks Summit, to Hawver Hold­ings LLC, Nicholson; a property at 411 Davis St., Clarks Sum­mit, for $188,000.


■ A.M., a minor, by and through her parents and natural guardians, Morgan and Miranda Madden, and Morgan and Miranda Madden individually, 204 Maggies Road, South Abington Twp., v. Brittney Costello, 1803 Washburn St., Apt., 2, Scranton, and Meals on Wheels of NEPA, 541 Wyoming Ave., Scranton, seeking an amount in excess of $50,000, which sum exceeds the jurisdictional amount requiring arbitration referral under the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Rules of Court, on two counts, for injuries suffered by the plaintiff on June 8 at approximately 11:05 a.m., while she was being pushed in a stroller by her day-care caretaker, traveling on Center Street northbound, crossing Bedford Street on the painted crosswalk in Clarks Summit, when the defendant struck the front of the stroller, causing it to flip with A.M. in it; Brian J. Walsh, attorney.


The following were admitted to the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program for driving under the influence:

■ Robert Donald Burdett, 65, 13 Austin Road, Dalton, stopped April 3 by Blakely police.

■ Bradley Michael Marturano, 25, 2719 Ransom Road, Clarks Summit, stopped March 28 by South Abington Twp. police.

■ Ban F. Alsawaleha, 22, 452 Dellert Drive, South Abington Twp., stopped Oct. 12, 2017, by South Abington Twp. police.

The following defendants were admitted to the ARD program for other crimes:

■ Matthew J. Bucksbee, 27, 2145 Heart Lake Road, Scott Twp., arrested March 10 by state police for a DUI, marijuana — small amount for personal use and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

■ James G. McGurl, 19, 218 Stone Ave., Clarks Summit, arrested June 6 by Dunmore police for a DUI, intentionally possessing a controlled substance by a person not registered and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

■ Ban F. Alsawaleha, 22, 425 Dellert Drive, South Abington Twp., arrested Dec. 20, 2017, by Scranton police for simple assault and terroristic threats with intent to terrorize another.

■ Austin Thomas Saxe, 19, 712 Applewood Acres, Clarks Summit, arrested April 25 by Clarks Summit police for marijuana - small amount for personal use and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

■ Austin Thomas Saxe, 19, 710 Applewood Acres, South Abington Twp., arrested May 12 by South Abington Twp. police for marijuana - small amount for personal use and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

The following were admitted to the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program for crimes other than driving under the influence:

■ Chelsea Gillette, 33, 27 Evergreen Drive MHP, Jefferson Twp., arrested March 17 by South Abington Twp. police for possession of marijuana, use/possession of drug paraphernalia and exceeding 35 mph in an urban district by 27 mph.

■ Nicholas Bichler, 21, 609 Clinton St., Waverly Twp., arrested Aug. 3, 2017, by South Abing­ton Twp. police for a DUI, possession of marijuana and use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

■ Michael P. Ball, 47, 41 War­ren Drive, Dalton, arrested April 7 by South Abington Twp. police for a DUI and accidental damage to an unattended vehicle or property.


■ Sean Michael Hanahue, Clarks Summit, and Kara Kane Sweeney, Scranton.

■ Chase Walter Janus, Clarks Summit, and Rebecca Lee Butts, Scott Twp.


■ John C. and Carla V. McCue, 441 Carbondale Road, Clarks Summit; $76,520.87.


■ Brian Petliski, 322 Melrose Ave., Clarks Summit, letters of administration to Carol Petliski, same address.

■ Stanley A. Markunas, 106 Brookside Road, Dalton, letters testamentary to Rebecca Tayoun, also known as Frances Rebecca Tayoun, 410 Brookside Road, Dalton.

■ Sylvester Chapa, also known as Sylvester T. Chapa, Willowbrook, 150 Edella Road, Clarks Summit, letters testamentary to Gary Pelucacci, 1718 Thackery St., Scranton.

■ George P. Misiura, also known as George Paul Misiura, 106 N. Stanton Drive, South Abington Twp., letters testamentary to Martin C. Misiura, 201 Rabbit Run, Clarks Green.

■ Riccardo Girello Sr., 14 S. Leader Lane, Scott Twp., letters testamentary to Denise Marie Reinhart, P.O. Box 312, Waverly Twp.


Judge Thomas Munley has issued the following bench warrant for failure to appear on fines and costs:

■ Geoffrey P. Glynn, 2224 Port Royal Road, Clarks Summit; $927.50.