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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
North Schuylkill COG discusses code enforcement optionsFiliziani of Building Inspection Underwriters, Scranton, serves as the borough’
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 hours ago
Filiziani of Building Inspection Underwriters, Scranton, serves as the borough’s third-party building code official. In Mahanoy City, William F. Killian III is a full-time code enforcement officer. In Ringtown, Filiziani serves as the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Aug. 16Article Tools Mahanoy City man sentenced despite being a no-show A Mahanoy Ci
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Mahanoy City man sentenced despite being a no-show A Mahanoy City man sentenced Thursday on a driving under the influence charge will go to prison — as soon as prosecutors find him. Walter S. Donella, 45, must serve 10 days to six... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Headframe dedicated at Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mineof Pioneer Tunnel to not only Schuylkill County, but to the entire Commonwealth
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
of Pioneer Tunnel to not only Schuylkill County, but to the entire Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.” Growing up in nearby Mahanoy City, state Rep. Neal Goodman, D-123, Mahanoy City, said the Pioneer Tunnel was one of his favorite spots to visit in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City works to update codeArticle Tools MAHANOY CITY — The borough is taking steps to improve its codes
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools MAHANOY CITY — The borough is taking steps to improve its codes and a public meeting on the matter will be held, Mahanoy City Councilwoman Diane Rachuck said at the council’s August meeting Tuesday. Recently, borough representatives... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Barbara A. Gallagher Aug. 10, 2017wife, Susan, Weatherly; daughter, Deborah Steibler, McAdoo; brother, Mark Ogrod
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
wife, Susan, Weatherly; daughter, Deborah Steibler, McAdoo; brother, Mark Ogrodnick, Pottsville; grandsons, Danny Steibler, Mahanoy City; and Matthew Steibler, Kelayres; and many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Treatment center comes to former White Owl ManorMAHANOY CITY — A 50-bed, in-patient drug rehabilitation facility called Silver
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
MAHANOY CITY — A 50-bed, in-patient drug rehabilitation facility called Silver Pines Treatment Center will open Tuesday in the former White Owl Manor in Mahanoy Twp. The people behind the operation at 2 White Owl Drive met the public at an open... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Argall may run for lieutenant governorArticle Tools MAHANOY CITY — In June, state Sen. David G. Argall, R-29, Rush T
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Article Tools MAHANOY CITY — In June, state Sen. David G. Argall, R-29, Rush Twp., proposed a constitutional amendment to change the way the lieutenant governor is selected. Now he’s considering running for the post in 2018. “I’ve been asked to... Read more
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Times News
Stolen vehicle from Schuylkill ends up in crash in NYthree-vehicle crash in New York state. State police at Frackville said a 2011
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
three-vehicle crash in New York state. State police at Frackville said a 2011 Ford tow truck, owned by John Grutz, 67, of Mahanoy City, was stolen from the Grutz Interstate Exxon station, located near the intersection of Route 54 and Interstate 81... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City community garden growsMAHANOY CITY — The Healthy Mahanoy Community Garden Project has experienced gro
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
MAHANOY CITY — The Healthy Mahanoy Community Garden Project has experienced growth since it was started in May. There are plots there where tomatoes, lettuce and pumpkin plants are growing. More may soon be added to the garden at Herman’s Community... Read more
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Times News
Businesses come to aid cats, kittensbusinessmen have stepped to the plate to facilitate cat and dog adoptions from
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
businessmen have stepped to the plate to facilitate cat and dog adoptions from the Hillside SPCA. After the recent Mahanoy City hoarding case involving more than 100 cats and kittens, they swung for the fences. State Farm agent Jeremy... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Papers dating to 1870s found in Freeland buildingincluding the Kiowas Tribe of Hazleton, Paxinosa Tribe of Wilkes-Barre, Winola
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
including the Kiowas Tribe of Hazleton, Paxinosa Tribe of Wilkes-Barre, Winola Tribe of Pittston and the Mahanoy Tribe from Mahanoy City. Tribal letters arrived from other parts of the state, as well as Delaware, Washington and Montana. “The 1920s... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City woman sentenced for child’s deathin a state correctional institution. “We have a 14-month-old girl who doesn’t g
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
in a state correctional institution. “We have a 14-month-old girl who doesn’t get to live her life.” Williams, 54, of Mahanoy City, who did not testify or offer any evidence at her trial, told Baldwin on Wednesday she did nothing wrong. “I’m... Read more
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Times News
Woman gets 16 to 32 years in toddler smothering deathA Mahanoy City woman will serve 16 to 32 years in state prison for smothering t
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
A Mahanoy City woman will serve 16 to 32 years in state prison for smothering to death a 14-month old girl she was caring for. Pietrina C. Hoffman, 54, did not visibly react as Schuylkill County President Judge William E. Baldwin pronounced... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Pa. woman sentenced to 32 years for granddaughter’s deathMAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to a maximum o
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
MAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to a maximum of 32 years in prison after being convicted in the suffocation death of her 14-month-old granddaughter. Pietrina Hoffman still maintains her innocence after being found... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Woman gets to 32 year sentence for granddaughter's death AP News | 08/03/17 07:08 AM MAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman h
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
AP News | 08/03/17 07:08 AM MAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to up to 32 years in prison after being convicted in the suffocation death of her 14-month-old... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill County commissioners prepare for fall cleanupManheim Twp., Schuylkill Haven, Wayne Twp., Porter Twp., Pine Grove, Tamaqua Tr
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
Manheim Twp., Schuylkill Haven, Wayne Twp., Porter Twp., Pine Grove, Tamaqua Transfer Station, Ringtown, New Ringgold, Mahanoy City and Tremont. The program is funded through the county commissioners while the state Department of Environmental... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Woman gets prison for death of 14-month-old granddaughterWoman gets prison for death of... MAHANOY CITY, Pa. - A Schuylkill County woma
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
Woman gets prison for death of... MAHANOY CITY, Pa. - A Schuylkill County woman has been sentenced for her role in the death of her 14-month-old granddaughter. Pietrina Hoffman was sentenced to 16 to 32 years in prison for the death of Neveah... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 2District Judge Stephen Bayer, Tamaqua, on July 18. RUSH TWP. Police: Man pump
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
District Judge Stephen Bayer, Tamaqua, on July 18. RUSH TWP. Police: Man pumps gas, doesn’t pay A gas drive-off landed a Mahanoy City man a criminal arrest, court papers say. Stephen M. Gaughan, 31, faces retail theft, driving with a suspended... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
The influence of Mother Teresaof the religious community founded by St. Teresa of Kolkata in India. The sist
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
of the religious community founded by St. Teresa of Kolkata in India. The sisters were happy to hear that I live near Mahanoy City where they have a House of Charity from which they minister to the needy in our area. I have often encountered... Read more
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Times News
MCT announces new advisory board, membersnew members of the Tamaqua Community Advisory Board are: • Ettore DeCasimirro
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
new members of the Tamaqua Community Advisory Board are: • Ettore DeCasimirro – owner of Skytop Fuels Inc. in Mahanoy City. He serves on the boards of the Area Revitalization and Development Corporation, the Schuylkill Economic... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lloyd N. Schmerfeld July 26, 2017Article Tools Lloyd N. Schmerfeld, 85, of Mahanoy City died Wednesday in St. L
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Article Tools Lloyd N. Schmerfeld, 85, of Mahanoy City died Wednesday in St. Luke’s Hospital and Health Network, Coaldale. Born in Quakake, he was the son of the late Frederick Sr. and Edna (Haas) Schmerfeld. He was a graduate of Delano High School... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Land bank buys three propertiesIt currently consists of nine taxing bodies, Schuylkill County, Ashland borough
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
It currently consists of nine taxing bodies, Schuylkill County, Ashland borough, Delano Twp., Mahanoy Area School District, Mahanoy City borough, Minersville Area School District, Minersville borough, Shenandoah borough and Shenandoah Valley School... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lloyd N. Schmerfeld July 26, 2017Article Tools Lloyd N. Schmerfeld, 85, of Mahanoy City, died Wednesday in St.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
Article Tools Lloyd N. Schmerfeld, 85, of Mahanoy City, died Wednesday in St. Luke’s Hospital and Health Network, Coaldale campus. Arrangements will be announced upon completion by David D. Jarrett Funeral Home, Mahanoy City. Please visit... Read more
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Times News
More than 100 cats taken from Mahanoy City homePOTTSVILLE (AP) There were so many cats taken from a Mahanoy City home that a c
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
POTTSVILLE (AP) There were so many cats taken from a Mahanoy City home that a code enforcement officer and Hillside SPCA representatives were even surprised. “This is one of the biggest cases I’ve seen. It’s quite a shock,” Bill Killian, code... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
100 cats found inside homePOTTSVILLE — There were so many cats taken from a Mahanoy City home that the co
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
POTTSVILLE — There were so many cats taken from a Mahanoy City home that the code enforcement officer and Hillside SPCA representatives were even surprised. “This is one of the biggest cases I’ve seen. It’s quite a shock,” Bill Killian, code... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Roughly 100 Cats Found Living in Pennsylvania HomeCounty say roughly 100 cats were found living in a row home. (Credit: WNEP) So
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 21 days ago
County say roughly 100 cats were found living in a row home. (Credit: WNEP) Some of the cats were seized from that home in Mahanoy City on Tuesday, and now those rescue workers say they are in need of help caring for the felines, WNEP reported. A... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
100 cats found inside row home in rural Pennsylvania; “You can smell the cats from outside”Mahanoy City, PA -- Animal rescue workers in Schuylkill County say roughly 100
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 21 days ago
Mahanoy City, PA -- Animal rescue workers in Schuylkill County say roughly 100 cats were found living in a row home. Some of the cats were seized from that home in Mahanoy City on Tuesday, and now those rescue workers say they are in need of help... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Parking banned on West Pine StreetArticle Tools The Mahanoy City Police Department announced there will be no pa
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 22 days ago
Article Tools The Mahanoy City Police Department announced there will be no parking on Thursday, from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. along the 500 and 600 blocks of West Pine Street because of pole replacement by PPL Electric Utilities.... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill driver cited after crashat 8:28 a.m. on Saturday along Route 1012 in Mahanoy Township. State police at
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
at 8:28 a.m. on Saturday along Route 1012 in Mahanoy Township. State police at Frackville said Logan M. Vanhorn, 16, of Mahanoy City, was driving a 2003 Toyota Matrix westbound. As he crested a rise and negotiated a slight left curve, he lost... Read more
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Times News
ROAD WORK THIS WEEKmilling, daytime lane restriction. Schuylkill County • Butler and West Mahano
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
milling, daytime lane restriction. Schuylkill County • Butler and West Mahanoy: Monday through Friday, Morea Road between Mahanoy City and Frackville and Girardville for patching work, daytime lane restriction with flagging. • West Penn Township:... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Conyngham plans party Fri. for ‘Go Joe’ fundraiserto be in St. Clair and ride through Pottsville, Minersville, Lavelle, Mount Car
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
to be in St. Clair and ride through Pottsville, Minersville, Lavelle, Mount Carmel, Ashland, Girardville, Shenandoah, Mahanoy City, Sheppton and West Hazleton on his way to Conyngham. People can follow his route and make donations at... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, July 23Article Tools 1-car crash injures Mahanoy City teen A Mahanoy City teenager s
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Article Tools 1-car crash injures Mahanoy City teen A Mahanoy City teenager sustained minor to moderate injuries when his vehicle crashed shortly before 8:30 a.m. Saturday on Delano Road in Mahanoy Twp. State police at Frackville said the... Read more
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Times News
Police post on alleged thief's FacebookMahanoy City Police are using a unique platform in an attempt to locate an alle
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
Mahanoy City Police are using a unique platform in an attempt to locate an alleged thief -- her own Facebook account. The police department posted on its own page Friday that they had recovered a cell phone belonging to a suspect in an alleged theft... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah to acquire property to build affordable housing unit20 lists the communities involved, the match they committed and the pro-rated a
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 29 days ago
20 lists the communities involved, the match they committed and the pro-rated amount of state funds available to them. Mahanoy City committed $106,168 and will receive $88,775. Minersville committed $43,832 and will receive $36,850, and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
New leader of Schuylkill County's VISION seeks growthsections. Elberfeld said she has been especially committed to VISION’s healthy
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 29 days ago
sections. Elberfeld said she has been especially committed to VISION’s healthy Schuylkill County community projects in Mahanoy City, Schuylkill Haven and Shenandoah, with a key idea being making healthy choices the easy choices for everyone.... Read more
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Times News
Theft of tow truck investigatedThe theft of a tow truck from a Schuylkill County business is being investigate
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
The theft of a tow truck from a Schuylkill County business is being investigated. State police at Frackville saida Mahanoy City man reported a 2011 Ford tow truck parked at Grutz’s Interstate Exxon station, located off Route 54 in Mahanoy Township,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Judge to decide whether 3 drug death defendants tried together22, of Barnesville, be consolidated for one trial. However, neither Merenda no
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
22, of Barnesville, be consolidated for one trial. However, neither Merenda nor his new lawyer, Jeffrey J. Markosky, Mahanoy City, appeared at the hearing. Judge James P. Goodman gave them one week to indicate any opposition to the request,... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill drug death defendants could face one trialall the defendants’ charges,” he said. The defendants are Kyle J. Merenda, 22,
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
all the defendants’ charges,” he said. The defendants are Kyle J. Merenda, 22, of Barnesville; Melanie L. Kropp, 25, of Mahanoy City; and Jonathan James Seekins, 34, of Coaldale. The three were charged by trooper Joseph W. Hall of the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City moves forward to build park at Kaier’s siteMAHANOY CITY — Borough council is working to build a community park on the site
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
MAHANOY CITY — Borough council is working to build a community park on the site of the Kaier Brewery building, which was demolished in March. At its meeting Tuesday, the council hired Alfred Benesch & Co., Pottsville, to do design work at a cost of... Read more

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