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Times News
Carbon County court — DUIand Second streets by Weatherly police. A test showed the presence of a control
Carbon County court — DUI
Times News / Posted an hour ago
and Second streets by Weatherly police. A test showed the presence of a controlled substance. Charlene Moyer, 50, of Hazleton, was sentenced to 72 hours to six months in prison, starting at 9 a.m. Sept. 30, Friday through Monday, had her... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City seeks funds to overhaul, upgrade 3 playgroundsAdministrators in Hazleton want to use part of the city’s annual allotment of f
City seeks funds to overhaul, upgrade 3 playgrounds
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 hours ago
Administrators in Hazleton want to use part of the city’s annual allotment of federal Community Development Block Grant funds for renovating three playgrounds in 2017. Recreational projects account for about one-sixth of a proposed $600,000... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
MeetingsArticle Tools HAZLETON ARCHERY CLUB — Members of the Hazleton Archery Club wil
Meetings
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools HAZLETON ARCHERY CLUB — Members of the Hazleton Archery Club will winterize their clubhouse during a work day, followed by their monthly meeting and a meal on Sunday. Work starts at noon, and the meeting is at 6 p.m. at 162 Woodhouse... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Youth football resultsArticle Tools Tri-County League CB Team ❒ Hazleton vs. Ashland Black Diamond
Youth football results
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools Tri-County League CB Team ❒ Hazleton vs. Ashland Black Diamonds — Hazleton’s Matty Burke made his presence known by dominating the right side of the defense with four solo tackles. Burke had other tackles in the backfield with the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Junior high field hockeyArticle Tools ❒ Hazleton Area 7, Hanover Area 0 — Haylee Petroski scored the g
Junior high field hockey
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools ❒ Hazleton Area 7, Hanover Area 0 — Haylee Petroski scored the game’s first two goals and assisted on the third to propel the Lady Cougars to the victory. Mia Dremock, Molly Znachko and Amelia Bredbenner added first-half goals as... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Jr. High Cross CountryArticle Tools Hazleton Area, Holy Family and Crestwood competed in a junior hi
Jr. High Cross Country
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools Hazleton Area, Holy Family and Crestwood competed in a junior high cross country cluster meet Tuesday at Pittston Area High School. Hazleton Area’s boys went 4-0 in the cluster meet, defeating GAR (22-37), Meyers (15-50), Pittston... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Area, Crestwood spikers win WVC matches❒ Hazleton Area 3, Dallas 2 — Down two sets to none, the Lady Cougars rebounded
Hazleton Area, Crestwood spikers win WVC matches
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
❒ Hazleton Area 3, Dallas 2 — Down two sets to none, the Lady Cougars rebounded to take the next three and upend host Dallas by scores of 21-25, 14-25, 25-22, 25-16 and 15-10 on Monday. Cindy Gutierrez led the comeback win with 15 service points,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hawley second in PSUAC tourneyArticle Tools STATE COLLEGE — Led by the play of freshman John Hawley, the Pen
Hawley second in PSUAC tourney
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools STATE COLLEGE — Led by the play of freshman John Hawley, the Penn State Hazleton golf team placed third at Monday’s Penn State University Athletic Conference tournament on the Penn State Blue Course. Hawley, a Crestwood High School... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. SOCCER: Lady Cougars nip TunkhannockArticle Tools ❒Hazleton Area 2, Tunkhannock 1 — Halene Yencha scored both Hazl
H.S. SOCCER: Lady Cougars nip Tunkhannock
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools ❒Hazleton Area 2, Tunkhannock 1 — Halene Yencha scored both Hazleton Area goals, including the game-winner with less than three minutes to play, as the Lady Cougars edged Tunkhannock. Yencha got the scoring started 12 minutes into the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
The political machine makes its pickin the White House, there will be no stopping them from silencing the conservat
The political machine makes its pick
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
in the White House, there will be no stopping them from silencing the conservative voice forever. We must preserve the integrity of our government or we might as well take up residence in North Korea. Vote Republican. Ted Wojcik Jr., ... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Sept. 28Weis A former grocery store employee was caught stealing from the business las
Police, Sept. 28
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Weis A former grocery store employee was caught stealing from the business last year, court papers say. Darlene Bell, 50, Hazleton, faces retail theft and receiving stolen property charges by West Hazleton police after court papers allege she took... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man trapped as box truck slams into rear of tractor-trailer on I-81driver of the flatbed, who was able to get out of his vehicle on his own, wasn’
Man trapped as box truck slams into rear of tractor-trailer on I-81
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
driver of the flatbed, who was able to get out of his vehicle on his own, wasn’t injured, James said. State police at Hazleton and Hazle Township Fire and Rescue also responded. Troopers had traffic restricted to a single lane until first... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Eleanor McCarthyArticle Tools Sept. 26, 2016 , 89, of McAdoo died Monday in Lehigh Valley Hos
Eleanor McCarthy
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools Sept. 26, 2016 , 89, of McAdoo died Monday in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton. Born in McAdoo, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Esther (Sabulsky) Sockolosky. She was a member of Church of All Saints,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City man found parked in middle of street, charged with hit-run and resisting arrestArticle Tools A Hazleton man found unresponsive in a vehicle parked in the mid
City man found parked in middle of street, charged with hit-run and resisting arrest
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
Article Tools A Hazleton man found unresponsive in a vehicle parked in the middle of a West Hazleton street had struck three parked cars before stopping his vehicle and passing out, court papers say. Joshua Farley, 28, faces charges of resisting... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Alliance wants to restore ‘worst of the worst’ buildingat 100-106 N. Wyoming St. is the “worst of the worst” of properties in center c
Alliance wants to restore ‘worst of the worst’ building
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
at 100-106 N. Wyoming St. is the “worst of the worst” of properties in center city, Krista Schneider of the Downtown Hazleton Alliance for Progress told the city’s redevelopment authority on Tuesday. Authority Chairman Joseph Scarcella said... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Irene KapishArticle Tools Jan. 30, 2015 , 89, of McAdoo, passed away Friday in Lehigh Val
Irene Kapish
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 hours ago
Article Tools Jan. 30, 2015 , 89, of McAdoo, passed away Friday in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton. Born in Hazleton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Inez (Horvath) Kapish. Irene was a graduate of McAdoo High School, Class... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — drug cases200 block of West Mill Street by Summit Hill police. Matika imposed a fine of
Carbon County court — drug cases
Times News / Posted yesterday
200 block of West Mill Street by Summit Hill police. Matika imposed a fine of $300 and costs. Megan E. Rhoades, 21, of Hazleton, pleaded to one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. She was arrested on Nov. 22, 2013, along East Main Street... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — guilty pleasservice, make restitution of the victim of $1,500, and have no contact with the
Carbon County court — guilty pleas
Times News / Posted yesterday
service, make restitution of the victim of $1,500, and have no contact with the victim. Dylan Brett Danko, 24, of Hazleton, pleaded to one count of unauthorized use of an automobile. He was charged by Weatherly police for an incident on... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man injured in I-81 crashof the crash. The driver of the flatbed was able to get out on his own and was
Man injured in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
of the crash. The driver of the flatbed was able to get out on his own and wasn’t injured, James said. State police at Hazleton and Hazle Township Fire and Rescue also responded. Troopers had traffic restricted to one lane in the area until... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Local voters gather to watch debateArticle Tools Millions of Americans tuned in to last night’s presidential deba
Local voters gather to watch debate
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Millions of Americans tuned in to last night’s presidential debates — including many from the greater Hazleton area. As both presidential candidates — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton — prepared to take the stage and discuss their... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Car, tractor-trailer crash head-on in Sugarloaf, snarl trafficTownship Fire Company extricated the male from the Nissan. Both drivers were t
Car, tractor-trailer crash head-on in Sugarloaf, snarl traffic
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Township Fire Company extricated the male from the Nissan. Both drivers were taken by ambulance to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton, according to police. The driver of the passenger vehicle was released with neck pain and minor contusions and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Arnie's touch felt at local golf courseWhen Arnold Palmer came to Hazleton in 1988, he didn’t play a round of golf at
Arnie's touch felt at local golf course
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
When Arnold Palmer came to Hazleton in 1988, he didn’t play a round of golf at a local course. He built one. Palmer, the legendary golfer who died Sunday in Pittsburgh, arrived in Hazleton after his company agreed to design the golf course at Eagle... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Louis J. ‘Booty’ Beltrami“Booty” Beltrami of Drums passed away peacefully in Wilkes-Barre General Hospit
Louis J. ‘Booty’ Beltrami
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
“Booty” Beltrami of Drums passed away peacefully in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital on Sunday after a short illness. Born in Hazleton on Oct. 6, 1933, Booty was the last surviving child of 14 children born to Salvatore and Mary (Vito)... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Theresa C. Yanoskia guest at The Laurels Senior Living Community for the past four years, passed
Theresa C. Yanoski
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
a guest at The Laurels Senior Living Community for the past four years, passed away late Friday evening at St. Luke Manor, Hazleton. Theresa was born in Jim Thorpe, the daughter of the late John and Catherine (McGinley) Martino. She graduated... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Joseph A. Fudgeare his wife of 42 years, Dorothy (Hisney) Fudge; son, David Fudge and wife, Pa
Joseph A. Fudge
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
are his wife of 42 years, Dorothy (Hisney) Fudge; son, David Fudge and wife, Paula, Jersey Shore; brothers, Frank Fudge, Hazleton; and Robert Fudge and wife, Dorothy, Lancaster; sister, Mary LaMonica, Levittown; several nieces and nephews,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
George Yuresckoinvited to a Mass of Christian Burial, to be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. at An
George Yurescko
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
invited to a Mass of Christian Burial, to be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. at Annunciation Parish, Church of St. Gabriel, Hazleton. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends and relatives may call at St. Gabriel’s Church on Friday... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carl L. PodlesnyArticle Tools Sept. 26, 2016 , 93, of Hazleton died early Monday morning at F
Carl L. Podlesny
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Sept. 26, 2016 , 93, of Hazleton died early Monday morning at Fritzingertown Senior Living Community, Drums. He was born in Hazleton, the son of the late Michael and Anna (Maylath) Podlesny. Prior to his retirement,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Agnes May Smithin Drums. Later, until her retirement, she was employed in the same capacity by
Agnes May Smith
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
in Drums. Later, until her retirement, she was employed in the same capacity by Penn State University Highacres campus in Hazleton, where she was recognized for having perfect attendance throughout her entire seven years of employment. She was an... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golf tournamentsby Sept. 24. Includes: Green fees, cart, refreshments on the course, golfer gi
Golf tournaments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
by Sept. 24. Includes: Green fees, cart, refreshments on the course, golfer gift bag, steak dinner, awards banquet, contests. Benefits: The Hazleton Playground Association. Contact: John Resovszky (570) 384-8452 or John)Resovszky@c... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crestwood outlasts Hazleton Area in field hockey, 2-1Early on in the Crestwood-Hazleton Area field hockey game on Monday night, it l
Crestwood outlasts Hazleton Area in field hockey, 2-1
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Early on in the Crestwood-Hazleton Area field hockey game on Monday night, it looked like Hazleton Area would be in for a long night against Crestwood, the winner of four straight District 2 Class 2A championships. The Lady Comets controlled the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cougars take flight title at Beast of East tourneyArticle Tools The Hazleton Area boys water polo team captured the Flight 5 cha
Cougars take flight title at Beast of East tourney
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools The Hazleton Area boys water polo team captured the Flight 5 championship Saturday at the two-day Beast of the East Tournament, the largest of its kind, at Souderton High School. A loss to Springfield (13-7) and a last-second setback... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Violence bigger threat than clothingArticle Tools Editor, In light of recent issues at the Hazleton Area School D
Violence bigger threat than clothing
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Editor, In light of recent issues at the Hazleton Area School District, I am writing to voice my concerns with some issues I have with the Hazleton Area High School. First of all, safety is the main concern. All of the fights after... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
District should focus on real problemsArticle Tools Editor, I am writing to address the recent yet numerous efforts
District should focus on real problems
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Editor, I am writing to address the recent yet numerous efforts to change the way things operate in the Hazleton Area School District. I can never remember a school year where a decision was made that wasn’t detrimental to the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Palmer fondly remembered in areaWhen Arnold Palmer came to Hazleton in 1988, he didn’t play a round of golf at
Palmer fondly remembered in area
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
When Arnold Palmer came to Hazleton in 1988, he didn’t play a round of golf at a local course. He built one. Palmer, the legendary golfer who died Sunday in Pittsburgh, arrived in Hazleton after his company agreed to design the golf course at Eagle... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Guilty plea in ’14 city murderA Hazleton man involved in a 2014 crime spree that involved the robbing a Tresc
Guilty plea in ’14 city murder
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
A Hazleton man involved in a 2014 crime spree that involved the robbing a Tresckow convenience store and stabbing a local man to death during a home invasion pled guilty Monday to a third-degree murder charge in the death of Zachary Richards. Amir... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. Tennis roundup6-4. Wyoming Area’s Emily Cheskiewicz and Nina Minnelli won the other doubles
H.S. Tennis roundup
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
6-4. Wyoming Area’s Emily Cheskiewicz and Nina Minnelli won the other doubles match, beating Chloe LaCoste and Rachael McFarland 6-1, 6-1. The Lady Warriors (9-2) will visit Hazleton Area on Wednesday. Crestwood is at Berwick that same afte... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Area knocks off undefeated Holy Redeemer in tennisHazleton Area and visiting Holy Redeemer came into their Wyoming Valley Confere
Hazleton Area knocks off undefeated Holy Redeemer in tennis
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Hazleton Area and visiting Holy Redeemer came into their Wyoming Valley Conference girls tennis showdown on Monday with a combined one loss this year. With their match tied at two wins apiece, the deciding match would be No. 1 singles. In that... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City watch parties take in evening’s festivitiesArticle Tools Millions of Americans tuned in to last night’s presidential deba
City watch parties take in evening’s festivities
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Millions of Americans tuned in to last night’s presidential debates — including many from the greater Hazleton area. As both presidential candidates — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton — prepared to take the stage and discuss their... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Car, tractor-trailer crash head-on in Sugarloaf Twp., snarl Rte. 93 trafficTownship Fire Company extricated the male from the Nissan. Both drivers were t
Car, tractor-trailer crash head-on in Sugarloaf Twp., snarl Rte. 93 traffic
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Township Fire Company extricated the male from the Nissan. Both drivers were taken by ambulance to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton, according to police. The driver of the passenger vehicle was released with neck pain and minor contusions and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Milnesville water line to be replaced in coming weeksArticle Tools Hazleton City Authority wants to replace a deteriorated water ma
Milnesville water line to be replaced in coming weeks
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Hazleton City Authority wants to replace a deteriorated water main that serves a handful of customers in Milnesville. Work to replace an estimated 40-year-old plastic water main that services customers along Shipper Street in Hazle... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Red Cross hosting Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign; deadline Dec. 11Article Tools The American Red Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking h
Red Cross hosting Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign; deadline Dec. 11
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools The American Red Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking holiday card donations from the Hazleton area for its Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign. The program provides the community with the opportunity to send messages of thanks... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Support, June 15floor, 110 W. Blaine St. McAdoo. ❏ ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at noon to
Support, June 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
floor, 110 W. Blaine St. McAdoo. ❏ ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS will meet at noon today at Serento Gardens, 223 W. Broad St., Hazleton; use side entrance. ❏ AN ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS step meeting will be held at 7 p.m. today at First Presbyterian... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton man pleads guilty to murder chargeArticle Tools A Hazleton man who was involved in a noted crime spree in 2014 —
Hazleton man pleads guilty to murder charge
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools A Hazleton man who was involved in a noted crime spree in 2014 — where he robbed a Tresckow convenience store and stabbed a local man to death in a home invasion — pled guilty Monday to third degree murder charges in the death of... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County Commissioners1. • Hiring Richard A. Stobaugh of Albrightsville, part-time K-9 officer, anim
Carbon County Commissioners
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
1. • Hiring Richard A. Stobaugh of Albrightsville, part-time K-9 officer, animal shelter, effective Sept. 28. • Change of status of Albaro A. Castro of Hazleton, from part-time corrections officer/Teamsters to corrections officer, effective Oct.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Special teams costly for Cougarsteams play can make or break a football team. On Friday night that facet of th
Special teams costly for Cougars
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
teams play can make or break a football team. On Friday night that facet of the game broke down, and likely robbed the Hazleton Area Cougars of their first win in 2016. The Cougars were dominating their non-league game with visiting... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Area priests share more than just a nameto his next assignment, whatever it may be. The Rev. Joseph Dang said he will
Area priests share more than just a name
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to his next assignment, whatever it may be. The Rev. Joseph Dang said he will be posted at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Church, Hazleton. Meanwhile, he is getting some tutoring and acclimation assistance from another spiritual leader that shares his... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS SPORTS: Standings, schedule and statsValley West 4 2 North Pocono 4 3 Pittston Area 4 4 Hanover Area 3 3 MMI Pre
HS SPORTS: Standings, schedule and stats
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Valley West 4 2 North Pocono 4 3 Pittston Area 4 4 Hanover Area 3 3 MMI Prep 3 3 Lake-Lehman 2 2 Meyers 3 4 Hazleton Area 3 4 Dallas 3 5 GAR 1 6 Tunkhannock 1 6 Wyoming Area 1 6 Coughlin 0 8 Nanticoke at North... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneto his next assignment, whatever it may be. The Rev. Joseph Dang said he will
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to his next assignment, whatever it may be. The Rev. Joseph Dang said he will be posted at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Church, Hazleton. Meanwhile, he is getting some tutoring and acclimation assistance from another spiritual leader that shares his... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton church to be headed by priest who escaped persecutionEnglish language and then move on to his next assignment. Dang said he will be
Hazleton church to be headed by priest who escaped persecution
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
English language and then move on to his next assignment. Dang said he will be posted at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Church, Hazleton. Meanwhile, he is getting some tutoring and acclimation assistance from another spiritual leader that shares his... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Sports - Standard Speakerteams play can make or break a football team. On Friday night that facet of th
Sports - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
teams play can make or break a football team. On Friday night that facet of the game broke down, and likely robbed the Hazleton Area Cougars of their first win in 2016. The Cougars were dominating their non-league game with visiting... Read more
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