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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transfers, Aug. 30Lynn to Francia Fischer, $205,000; Hazleton. Donna Chupela et al. to Joshua Jo
Property transfers, Aug. 30
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 hours ago
Lynn to Francia Fischer, $205,000; Hazleton. Donna Chupela et al. to Joshua Jon Schegan et al., $140,000; Putnam Street, Hazle Township. Marion Zabitchuck to Michael J. Piccola et al., $159,900; Hazleton. Nicholas R. Graziano et al. to Maira... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 30was “highly intoxicated.” Amber Miller, 37, was cited for harassment and publi
Police, Aug. 30
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 hours ago
was “highly intoxicated.” Amber Miller, 37, was cited for harassment and public drunkenness while Paul Hunsinger, 35, Hazle Township, was cited for harassment as a result. Then on Sunday around 1:30 p.m., police said, they encountered Miller... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transfers$138,000; Woodmere Drive, Butler Township. Greater Hazleton Community Area New
Property transfers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
$138,000; Woodmere Drive, Butler Township. Greater Hazleton Community Area New Development Organization Inc. et al. to J and K Humboldt Station LP, $1,812,600; Hazle Township. Thomas Clause et al. to Marek Ozimek et al., $175,000; Dennison Townsh... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 29Hazleton, two counts possession of a controlled substance by city police after
Police, Aug. 29
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Hazleton, two counts possession of a controlled substance by city police after a July 21 offense. ■ Isaac D. Leslie, 21, Hazle Township, possession of a small amount of marijuana and use or possession of drug paraphernalia by state police at... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Answering the callbut I need it now.” Tasked with a desperate plea for help, the local fire comp
Answering the call
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
but I need it now.” Tasked with a desperate plea for help, the local fire companies organized a plan. “Well, McAdoo and Hazle Township started to put a few things together, then so did we, but it all just kind of snowballed,” Columbo said. “It... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
9/11 tribute to feature emergency personnelMatz will again serve as emcee for the event. The Rev. Jane Hess, pastor of Fai
9/11 tribute to feature emergency personnel
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Matz will again serve as emcee for the event. The Rev. Jane Hess, pastor of Faith United Church of Christ, Hazle Township, the Rev. Richard J. Polmounter, pastor of St. John Bosco Roman Catholic Church, Conyngham, and Rabbi Michael... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Barletta elected to HA Sports Hall of Fameperiodically over the next few months in advance of the annual Hall induction b
Barletta elected to HA Sports Hall of Fame
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
periodically over the next few months in advance of the annual Hall induction banquet on Sept. 18 at Genetti’s Catering, Hazle Township. Call Ron Marchetti at 570-956-1532 for ticket information or information on how to purchase an advertisement... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Back to classis expanding its hybrid learning initiative, after experiencing “phenomenal res
Back to class
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
is expanding its hybrid learning initiative, after experiencing “phenomenal results at the Arthur Street Elementary School Hazle Township Early Learning Center,” Butler said. Hybrid learning involves students doing individualized work at stations,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazle Twp. man reunited with missing doghome. The 16-year-old Bichon Frise canine missing for a little less than a wee
Hazle Twp. man reunited with missing dog
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
home. The 16-year-old Bichon Frise canine missing for a little less than a week was reunited with her owner, Brian Lang of Hazle Township, on Friday morning. The Standard-Speaker reported Wednesday that Lang, who has Lyme disease and multiple... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Wine and Beer Festival Aug. 27days of rock up until the present, will perform from 2 to 6 p.m. This year’s e
Hazleton Wine and Beer Festival Aug. 27
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
days of rock up until the present, will perform from 2 to 6 p.m. This year’s event takes place at a new location, the Hazle Township Babe Ruth field, off Hazle Township Boulevard, to allow for more participation. There will also be longer... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Worth the ride: Hazle man, missing dog reunitedAnnabelle is home. Brian Lang of Hazle Township and his 16-year-old Bichon dog
Worth the ride: Hazle man, missing dog reunited
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Annabelle is home. Brian Lang of Hazle Township and his 16-year-old Bichon dog, missing for a little less than a week, have been reunited. The Standard-Speaker reported this week as Lang, who has Lyme disease and multiple sclerosis, rode alone in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transfersM. Wisniewski to John W. Bickhart for $178,000, Sugarloaf Township. Jonathan K
Property transfers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
M. Wisniewski to John W. Bickhart for $178,000, Sugarloaf Township. Jonathan Kernis to Hazle Auto Parts Inc. for $237,200, Hazle Township. Theodore J. and Felicia A. Granoski Revocable Living Trust et al. to Fausto A. Bello et al. for $143,500,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
School board moves on from kindergarten debate with other decisionsthe board approved a policy outlining that no further cellphone towers will be
School board moves on from kindergarten debate with other decisions
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
the board approved a policy outlining that no further cellphone towers will be erected on district grounds. Currently one tower remains in operation on the property of the school district’s garage in Hazle Township. mjacketti@standardspe... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lake, Gianotti star in Race for the CannoliMulti0time Cannoli winner Jeff Skwierz of Forty Fort was fourth in 16:32 while
Lake, Gianotti star in Race for the Cannoli
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Multi0time Cannoli winner Jeff Skwierz of Forty Fort was fourth in 16:32 while inaugural Cannoli winner Brent Edwards of Hazle Township rounded out the top five with a 16:56, making it the closest race history. “I took the first mile out hard... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ex-directors: Time right for rainy dayneeds of our children might just be the perfect use for that fund. Certainly f
Ex-directors: Time right for rainy day
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
needs of our children might just be the perfect use for that fund. Certainly for the hundreds of children and their families directly affected by this decision, the rainy day is here. Robert Childs, M.D., Hazle Township; Elaine Madd... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HASD moves toward start of yearthe board approved a policy outlining that no further cellphone towers will be
HASD moves toward start of year
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
the board approved a policy outlining that no further cellphone towers will be erected on district grounds. Currently one tower remains in operation on the property of the school district’s garage in Hazle Township. mjacketti@standardspe... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Culture, food to be celebrated at Bell’ Italia Festivaledescent will again be honored when the UNICO Club of Hazleton holds its ninth a
Culture, food to be celebrated at Bell’ Italia Festivale
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
descent will again be honored when the UNICO Club of Hazleton holds its ninth annual Bell’ Italia Festivale Sept. 17-18 at Hazle Township Community Park. Local residents of Italian heritage over the age of 85 will be honored, while special honors... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Wheelchair-bound man rides in search of lost pupHazle Township resident Brian Lang was never without his dog, Annabelle. If th
Wheelchair-bound man rides in search of lost pup
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Hazle Township resident Brian Lang was never without his dog, Annabelle. If the 16 year-old Bichon wasn’t trailing alongside him in his wheelchair, she was relaxing on his feet. “As soon as I would get into my chair, she would get on my feet. She... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 24was taken to jail. Troopers said two Hazleton officers were assisting troopers
Police, Aug. 24
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
was taken to jail. Troopers said two Hazleton officers were assisting troopers when they arrived at 1081 Alter St., Hazle Township for an unresponsive male on a deck there around 4:30 a.m. Sunday. An officer attempted to awake the man, who... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Wheelchair-bound man desperately seeking his lost pupHazle Township resident Brian Lang was never without his dog, Annabelle. If th
Wheelchair-bound man desperately seeking his lost pup
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Hazle Township resident Brian Lang was never without his dog, Annabelle. If the 16 year-old Bichon wasn’t trailing alongside him in his wheelchair, she was relaxing on his feet. “As soon as I would get into my chair, she would get on my feet. She... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Teen jailed for shooting at party-goers, police saypolice said. Butler Township police located Polanco Perez in a vehicle in the
Teen jailed for shooting at party-goers, police say
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
police said. Butler Township police located Polanco Perez in a vehicle in the parking lot of McDonald’s on Route 309 in Hazle Township. All of the occupants were removed from the vehicle. Polanco Perez was seated in the rear passenger seat and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
J. Brian GendimenicoSugarloaf Township; a brother, Gary Gendimenico and wife, Janelle, Stowe, Vermo
J. Brian Gendimenico
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Sugarloaf Township; a brother, Gary Gendimenico and wife, Janelle, Stowe, Vermont; two sisters, Laureen Gendimenico, Hazle Township, and Jadeen Gendimenico, West Hazleton; and numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Challenger brings change we needhad a landfill operator/patron of his own. So here’s Michael Marsicano to the
Challenger brings change we need
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
had a landfill operator/patron of his own. So here’s Michael Marsicano to the rescue. He is the Democratic candidate from Hazle Township and he has had a long-term feud with Lou Barletta over the proper role of government. He is actually concerned... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Teen jailed for shootingat party-goers, police saypolice said. Butler Township police located Polanco Perez in a vehicle in the
Teen jailed for shootingat party-goers, police say
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
police said. Butler Township police located Polanco Perez in a vehicle in the parking lot of McDonald’s on Route 309 in Hazle Township. All of the occupants were removed from the vehicle. Polanco Perez was seated in the rear passenger seat and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Teen jailed after firing gun at party-goerspolice said. Butler Township police located Polanco Perez in a vehicle in the
Teen jailed after firing gun at party-goers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
police said. Butler Township police located Polanco Perez in a vehicle in the parking lot of McDonald’s on Route 93 in Hazle Township. All of the occupants were removed from the vehicle. Polanco Perez was seated in the rear passenger seat and a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 22Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been f
Police, Aug. 22
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. ■ William R. Podraza, 76, Hazle Township, disorderly conduct for hazardous or physical offense by Hazleton police after a July 18 offense. ■ Lawrence... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following, according to court documents. Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. ■ William R. Podraza, 76, Hazle Township, disorderly conduct for hazardous or physical offense bViolations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been f
Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following, according to court documents. Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. ■ William R. Podraza, 76, Hazle Township, disorderly conduct for hazardous or physical offense b
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. ■ William R. Podraza, 76, Hazle Township, disorderly conduct for hazardous or physical offense by Hazleton police after a July 18 offense. ■ Lawrence... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazle Twp. authority defends money spent on headquartersA Forest Hills man wants to know how the more than $650,000 that Hazle Township
Hazle Twp. authority defends money spent on headquarters
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
A Forest Hills man wants to know how the more than $650,000 that Hazle Township Municipal Authority spent on its new headquarters in Harleigh benefits ratepayers. Rich Wienches said he warned township officials five years ago while he was... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Former HHS star Marchetti bound for Hallperiodically over the next few months in advance of the annual Hall induction b
Former HHS star Marchetti bound for Hall
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
periodically over the next few months in advance of the annual Hall induction banquet on Sept. 18 at Genetti’s Catering, Hazle Township. Call Ron Marchetti at 570-956-1532 for ticket information or information on how to purchase an advertisement... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 21our city,” said acting police Chief Jerry Speziale. Man charged with air compr
Police, Aug. 21
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
our city,” said acting police Chief Jerry Speziale. Man charged with air compressor theft An air compressor stolen from a Hazle Township store resulted in the arrest of a Berwick man. Richard A. Welch, 36, was charged with retail theft by state... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazle Twp. authority defendsmoney spent on headquartersA Forest Hills man wants to know how the more than $650,000 that Hazle Township
Hazle Twp. authority defendsmoney spent on headquarters
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
A Forest Hills man wants to know how the more than $650,000 that Hazle Township Municipal Authority spent on its new headquarters in Harleigh benefits ratepayers. Rich Wienches said he warned township officials five years ago while he was... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transfersal. to Richard Keiderling for $106,000, Wright Township. Duane L. Filchner et
Property transfers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
al. to Richard Keiderling for $106,000, Wright Township. Duane L. Filchner et al. to Barbara Dancho et al. for $215,000, Hazle Township. Rene Kapik et al. to Vishalbhai P. Patel et al. for $1,149,000, Hazle Township. Eagle Rock Resort Co. to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Kenneth Kurilkonieces and cousins. His funeral service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Fait
Kenneth Kurilko
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
nieces and cousins. His funeral service will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Faith Assembly of God Church, Hazle Township, where his son-in-law, Dr. Thomas W. Keinath, will officiate. Friends will be received at a viewing that will... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
John R. Wesner Jr.in addition to his parents, are his wife of 21 years, Judith (Judy) Mhley; son,
John R. Wesner Jr.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
in addition to his parents, are his wife of 21 years, Judith (Judy) Mhley; son, Keith Mhley and wife, Alicia, Hazle Township; granddaughters, Kiersy and Avalyn Mhley; brother, Robert Wesner and wife, Jennifer, McAdoo, and nieces,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two fires,one arsonMandak said. McAdoo and West Hazleton firefighters were also on standby to cove
Two fires,one arson
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
Mandak said. McAdoo and West Hazleton firefighters were also on standby to cover any additional calls in the city, he said. Hazle Township Fire and Rescue Co.’s rapid intervention team was also called in. Broad Street was blocked by fire apparatus... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fire companies helping brother in need in flood-ravaged La.to donate household items and clothing in all sizes for men, women and children
Fire companies helping brother in need in flood-ravaged La.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
to donate household items and clothing in all sizes for men, women and children can do so at local fire companies serving Hazle Township, West Hazleton and McAdoo. Local fire chiefs said acceptable donations include new or mildly used clothing... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings, Aug. 2from Rinehouse Radiology, PC, who spoke on the new facility that Dr. Rinehouse
Happenings, Aug. 2
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
from Rinehouse Radiology, PC, who spoke on the new facility that Dr. Rinehouse has opened at North Church St., Suite 300, Hazle Township. She explained that the center has trained staff who conduct MRI's, CT's and X-ray's. In the near future they... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Official: 1 of 2 city fires arson; six displacedMandak said. McAdoo and West Hazleton firefighters were also called to cover an
Official: 1 of 2 city fires arson; six displaced
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
Mandak said. McAdoo and West Hazleton firefighters were also called to cover any additional calls in the city, he said. Hazle Township Fire and Rescue Co. was also called in for their rapid intervention team. -- Kelly Monitz and Amanda... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area firefighters seek donations to aid flood-ravaged comradesChief Bob Leshko said local firefighters received a request Wednesday from a gr
Area firefighters seek donations to aid flood-ravaged comrades
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
Chief Bob Leshko said local firefighters received a request Wednesday from a greater Hazleton native who once served with Hazle Township Fire and Rescue. Jack Jones, who spent his lifetime helping others, was looking for help... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Firefighters handle two fires overnight, six displacedthe back-to-back fires, Mandak said. McAdoo and West Hazleton firefighters were
Firefighters handle two fires overnight, six displaced
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
the back-to-back fires, Mandak said. McAdoo and West Hazleton firefighters were also called to cover any additional calls in the city, he said. Hazle Township Fire and Rescue Co. was also called in for their rapid intervention team. -- Kelly M... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transfersJ. Luchi et al. to Jayeshkumar P. Patel et al. for $248,500, Fairview Township.
Property transfers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
J. Luchi et al. to Jayeshkumar P. Patel et al. for $248,500, Fairview Township. Ronald T. Sypeck to Victor Peguero Martinez for $80,000, Hazle Township. Steven Richvalsky et al. to Richard P. Champion et al. for $94,000, F... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
John R. Wesner Jr.in addition to his parents, are his wife of 21 years, Judith “Judy” Mahley; son
John R. Wesner Jr.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
in addition to his parents, are his wife of 21 years, Judith “Judy” Mahley; son, Keith Mahley and wife, Alicia, Hazle Township; granddaughters, Kiersy and Ava Lyn Mahley; brother, Robert Wesner and wife, Jennifer, McAdoo, and nieces,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area firefighters seek donationsto aid flood-ravaged comradesChief Bob Leshko said local firefighters received a request Wednesday from a gr
Area firefighters seek donationsto aid flood-ravaged comrades
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
Chief Bob Leshko said local firefighters received a request Wednesday from a greater Hazleton native who once served with Hazle Township Fire and Rescue. Jack Jones, who spent his lifetime helping others, was looking for help... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New medical facility in the works?of a health care campus along the Airport Beltway that could include a hospital
New medical facility in the works?
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
of a health care campus along the Airport Beltway that could include a hospital, officials said. Tuesday night, the Hazle Township Planning Commission heard a request for a health care overlay district. James Rothdeusch, senior manager of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transfersal. to David M. Yarmey et al. for $780,000, Dennison Township. Michael T. Fult
Property transfers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
al. to David M. Yarmey et al. for $780,000, Dennison Township. Michael T. Fulton Jr. to Robert W. Leib Jr. for $113,800, Hazle Township. Michael D. Bray to Kyle N. Landis et al. for $252,000, Butler Township. Annette Marie Fedorick et al. to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 17paraphernalia along with a summary traffic offense. He was arraigned Saturday
Police, Aug. 17
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
paraphernalia along with a summary traffic offense. He was arraigned Saturday by Magisterial District Judge James Dixon, Hazle Township, who set bail at $10,000 and unable to immediately post the money, he was taken to jail. Police were... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
600 homes planned for Hazle Twp. developmentArticle Tools Part of Stockton Mountain that fronts East Diamond Avenue in Haz
600 homes planned for Hazle Twp. development
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
Article Tools Part of Stockton Mountain that fronts East Diamond Avenue in Hazle Township will accommodate a nearly 600-home development with a commercial area and gated senior community, according to plans proposed by developers from... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Multi-vehicle crash injures 2, closes I-80on Route 93 was stopped to allow the interstate traffic to cross the highway.
Multi-vehicle crash injures 2, closes I-80
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
on Route 93 was stopped to allow the interstate traffic to cross the highway. Personnel from Sugarloaf Township, Hazle Township and Valley Regional responded, in addition to state police. The state Department of Transportation... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Multiple vehicle crash closes Interstate 80 in SugarloafHildebrand said. Traffic on Route 93 was stopped to allow the interstate traff
Multiple vehicle crash closes Interstate 80 in Sugarloaf
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Hildebrand said. Traffic on Route 93 was stopped to allow the interstate traffic to cross the highway. Personnel from Sugarloaf Township, Hazle Township and Valley Regional responded, in addition to state police. -- Kent Jackson and Kelly... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 14Vanblargan, 29, West Hazleton, two counts driving under the influence by state
Police, Aug. 14
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Vanblargan, 29, West Hazleton, two counts driving under the influence by state police at Hazleton after a May 1 offense in Hazle Township. ■ George W. Shipps, 55, Beaver Meadows, possession of a controlled substance by state police at Hazleton... Read more
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