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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Six local teams will start at home to open 2016 seasonvs. Mahanoy Area Golden Bears (0-0) WHAT: Eastern Conference Division II game
Six local teams will start at home to open 2016 season
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 hours ago
vs. Mahanoy Area Golden Bears (0-0) WHAT: Eastern Conference Division II game WHEN/WHERE: 7, tonight; Alumni Stadium, Mahanoy City LAST YEAR: Teams did not play each other. THE COACHES: Towanda: Craig Dawsey (1st season). Mahanoy Area: Dave... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man jailed for stealing money from teenagerArticle Tools A Mahanoy Township man was jailed early Thursday morning after a
Man jailed for stealing money from teenager
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 hours ago
Article Tools A Mahanoy Township man was jailed early Thursday morning after allegedly robbing a juvenile in Mahanoy City hours before. Stephen M. Bolish, 23, of 112 Roosevelt Drive, Morea, was charged with one felony count of robbery and one... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Brewery demolition coming to a headArticle Tools The planned demolition of the former Kaier Brewery building in M
Brewery demolition coming to a head
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools The planned demolition of the former Kaier Brewery building in Mahanoy City may be carried out in the next few months as the paperwork is completed. Borough Manager Daniel L. Lynch provided an update on the project at the request of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Prayer for peace held as Mother Teresa nears sainthoodThe dove was provided by Doves of White, and Dave Truskowsky, from the Louis D.
Prayer for peace held as Mother Teresa nears sainthood
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
The dove was provided by Doves of White, and Dave Truskowsky, from the Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Mahanoy City. Burke, 15, of Barnesville, said he believes young people can make a difference in the world. “Yes, we can by... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard SpeakerThe dove was provided by Doves of White, and Dave Truskowsky, from the Louis D.
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
The dove was provided by Doves of White, and Dave Truskowsky, from the Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Mahanoy City. Burke, 15, of Barnesville, said he believes young people can make a difference in the world. “Yes, we can by... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Church named for Mother Teresa celebrating her canonizationMAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) — When Blessed Teresa of Calcutta becomes St. Teresa of
Church named for Mother Teresa celebrating her canonization
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
MAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) — When Blessed Teresa of Calcutta becomes St. Teresa of Calcutta next month, bells will ring all over the world, and some of that joyful clanging will be at a church in this coal region borough where the Albanian nun left an... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Couple charged in elderly woman’s death by neglectMAHANOY CITY — A man and woman were charged Friday with homicide and related of
Couple charged in elderly woman’s death by neglect
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
MAHANOY CITY — A man and woman were charged Friday with homicide and related offenses in a case of what borough police are calling elder abuse. John F. Latshaw Jr., 57, and Dorothy Robinson, 53, both of 325 E. South St., were each charged with... Read more
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The Morning Call
In Mahanoy City, church named for Mother Teresa celebrating her canonization with host of eventsMAHANOY CITY — When Blessed Teresa of Calcutta becomes St. Teresa of Calcutta n
In Mahanoy City, church named for Mother Teresa celebrating her canonization with host of events
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
MAHANOY CITY — When Blessed Teresa of Calcutta becomes St. Teresa of Calcutta next month, bells will ring all over the world, and some of that joyful clanging will be at a church in this Coal Region borough where the Albanian nun left an indelible... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mahanoy City church celebrates Mother Teresa canonization with host of events Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Church located in Mahanoy City, Pa. is preparing f
Mahanoy City church celebrates Mother Teresa canonization with host of events
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Church located in Mahanoy City, Pa. is preparing for the celebration of the Canonization of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta on Sept. 4, 2016.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mahanoy City church celebrates Mother Teresa canonization with host of eventsPHOTO GALLERY: Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Church located in Mahanoy City, Pa. i
Mahanoy City church celebrates Mother Teresa canonization with host of events
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
PHOTO GALLERY: Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Church located in Mahanoy City, Pa. is preparing for the celebration of the Canonization of Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta on Sept. 4, 2016. Mother Teresa visited the church in 1995. Preparations for the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Two charged with homicide in elder abuse caseA man and woman from Mahanoy City were charged Friday with homicide and related
Two charged with homicide in elder abuse case
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
A man and woman from Mahanoy City were charged Friday with homicide and related offenses in a case of what borough police are calling elder abuse. John F. Latshaw Jr., 57, and Dorothy Robinson, 53, both of 325 E. South St. were each charged with... Read more
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Times News
Victim of I-81 crash is namedexit at mile marker 126. I-81 south was shut down following the crash and vehi
Victim of I-81 crash is named
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
exit at mile marker 126. I-81 south was shut down following the crash and vehicles were detoured to the Hometown/Mahanoy City exit. The crash involving Rosario was the third in a series of rig crashes and happened approximately a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Truck driver dies in 1 of 3 crashes on I-81early Thursday morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound
Truck driver dies in 1 of 3 crashes on I-81
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
early Thursday morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound lanes of the busy highway between the Mahanoy City and Frackville exits, for more than seven hours. State police at Frackville said the crashes occurred about 5... Read more
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The Morning Call
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill Countypeople were hurt in the crash but their injuries did not appear to be life thre
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill County
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
people were hurt in the crash but their injuries did not appear to be life threatening. The southbound lanes of Interstate 81 were closed between the Mahanoy City and Frackville exits with all traffic being diverted onto the Frackville-Morea Highw... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Tobyhanna trucker killed in I-81 crashearly Thursday morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound
Tobyhanna trucker killed in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
early Thursday morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound lanes of the busy highway between the Mahanoy City and Frackville exits for more than seven hours. State police at Frackville said the crashes happened around 5... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill Countyinvolved was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:15 a.m. by Schuylkill County Dep
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill County
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
involved was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:15 a.m. by Schuylkill County Deputy Coroner David Truskowsky, Mahanoy City. Truskowsky said the name of the victim is not being released pending notification of family members. Troopers... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Truck driver killed in I-81 crashinvolved was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:15 a.m. by Schuylkill County Dep
Truck driver killed in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
involved was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:15 a.m. by Schuylkill County Deputy Coroner David Truskowsky, Mahanoy City. Truskowsky said the name of the victim is not being released pending notification of family members. Troopers... Read more
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Times News
At least 1 dead in triple crash on I-81 in SchuylkillClair/Frackville exit at milemarker 126. I-81 south is currently shutdown and
At least 1 dead in triple crash on I-81 in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
Clair/Frackville exit at milemarker 126. I-81 south is currently shutdown and vehicles are being detoured to the Hometown/Mahanoy City exit. Reports from the scene indicate that a tractor-trailer with double trailers was traveling southbound just... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Edward John KunkleJ. Kunkle, 75, of Weatherly passed away early Saturday morning at the Pavilion
Edward John Kunkle
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
J. Kunkle, 75, of Weatherly passed away early Saturday morning at the Pavilion at St. Luke Village, Hazleton. Born in Mahanoy City on March 27, 1941, he was the son of the late Martin and Helen (Marsincavage) Kunkle. Edward was a veteran of... Read more
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Times News
Two seriously injured in I-81 collisiontroopers said. Hall was not injured. Assisting troopers were volunteers from t
Two seriously injured in I-81 collision
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
troopers said. Hall was not injured. Assisting troopers were volunteers from the Ryan Township and Delano fire companies and ambulances from Ryan Township, Mahanoy City and Shenandoah. Troopers said Hall was cited for following... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City Borough Council dismisses police corporalAt Tuesday’s meeting, the Mahanoy City Borough Council unanimously dismissed a
Mahanoy City Borough Council dismisses police corporal
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
At Tuesday’s meeting, the Mahanoy City Borough Council unanimously dismissed a borough police officer who was suspended with pay in April during an investigation of alleged missing money. Cpl. Michael Dissinger was suspended at a special meeting... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City borough council dismisses police Cpl. DissingerArticle Tools At Tuesday’s meeting, the Mahanoy City Borough Council unanimous
Mahanoy City borough council dismisses police Cpl. Dissinger
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Article Tools At Tuesday’s meeting, the Mahanoy City Borough Council unanimously dismissed a borough police officer who was suspended with pay in April during an investigation of alleged missing money. Cpl. Michael Dissinger was suspended at a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
McAdoo council concerned with cost of code enforcementshe said. Giranda spoke with a rescue service, No-Nonsense Neutering, based ou
McAdoo council concerned with cost of code enforcement
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
she said. Giranda spoke with a rescue service, No-Nonsense Neutering, based out of Allentown with services in the Mahanoy City area, who agreed to help the McAdoo area for a steep discount. “They would come here, trap all of the local... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City parish gearing up for Blessed Teresa's canonizationWith less than a month to go to the canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta,
Mahanoy City parish gearing up for Blessed Teresa's canonization
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
With less than a month to go to the canonization of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, the parish in Mahanoy City that has her patronage is getting ready to celebrate the historic event. The parishioners of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Roman Catholic Church... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City police ticketing children for doing good deedsMAHANOY CITY — The Schuylkill County Suicide Prevention Task Force and Mahanoy
Mahanoy City police ticketing children for doing good deeds
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
MAHANOY CITY — The Schuylkill County Suicide Prevention Task Force and Mahanoy City police are partnering to make a positive impact on the youth of the borough during the remainder of 2016. In an effort to get important information such as contact... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Blaze quickly guts 3 Weatherly homesto assist, Stepansky said. Among the units that responded were Foster Township
Blaze quickly guts 3 Weatherly homes
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
to assist, Stepansky said. Among the units that responded were Foster Township, Freeland EMS, McAdoo, Harwood and Mahanoy City for the Rapid Intervention Team and manpower, he said. The trailer is not vacant, but no one was occupying it... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Three homes, trailer damaged in fires in Weatherly, Freelandto assist, Stepansky said. Among the units that responded were Foster Township
Three homes, trailer damaged in fires in Weatherly, Freeland
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
to assist, Stepansky said. Among the units that responded were Foster Township, Freeland EMS, McAdoo, Harwood and Mahanoy City for the Rapid Intervention Team and manpower, he said. The trailer is not vacant, but no one was occupying it... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Three homes, trailer damaged in two fires in Weatherly, Freelandto assist, Stepansky said. Among the units that responded were Foster Township
Three homes, trailer damaged in two fires in Weatherly, Freeland
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
to assist, Stepansky said. Among the units that responded were Foster Township, Freeland EMS, McAdoo, Harwood and Mahanoy City for the Rapid Intervention Team and manpower, he said. The trailer is not vacant, but no one was occupying it... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City seeks funding to repair Market Street BridgeArticle Tools The Mahanoy City Borough Council is seeking up to $2 million in
Mahanoy City seeks funding to repair Market Street Bridge
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
Article Tools The Mahanoy City Borough Council is seeking up to $2 million in funding from the state to repair two sections of the Market Street Bridge. The borough council approved resolution 2016-2 at its July meeting to apply for the funding... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Maria C. Whahand 12 great-grandchildren whom she cherished, Joseph G. Whah Jr. and family, H
Maria C. Whah
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
and 12 great-grandchildren whom she cherished, Joseph G. Whah Jr. and family, Hazleton; Maria Whah and family, Mahanoy City; Thomas Whah and family, Virginia; John Vidzicki and family, Quakake; and Carina Whah and family, Mount... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
National Night Out brings public-police interaction in Mahanoy CityMahanoy City residents, young and old alike, took the opportunity Tuesday night
National Night Out brings public-police interaction in Mahanoy City
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
Mahanoy City residents, young and old alike, took the opportunity Tuesday night to meet members of the borough’s emergency services up close and personal. As part of the annual National Night Out observance in the borough, Mahanoy City police,... Read more
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Times News
Driver loses control, hits parked carafter impact for about 30 feet then went down an embankment where it came to re
Driver loses control, hits parked car
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
after impact for about 30 feet then went down an embankment where it came to rest. Semanski and passengers Derek L. James, 18, of Pottsville and Joshua T. Mathis, 25, of Mahanoy City, were not injured. Troopers cited Semanski f... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, July 30across the west lanes and went back into the east lane before stopping, accordi
Police, July 30
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
across the west lanes and went back into the east lane before stopping, according to a press release. Horn was taken by Mahanoy City Emergency Medical Services to St. Luke’s Hospital-Miners Campus, Coaldale, for an unknown injury to his back,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ryan Township emergency squad chief has charges held for courtArticle Tools The chief of Ryan Township Emergency Rescue Squad charged with o
Ryan Township emergency squad chief has charges held for court
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
Article Tools The chief of Ryan Township Emergency Rescue Squad charged with obstructing Mahanoy City police officers at the scene of a medical emergency in the borough is headed to Schuylkill County Court. Magisterial District Judge Anthony J.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Communities gearing up for National Night Out eventsPennsylvania Boat and Game Commission. Other events Other communities holding
Communities gearing up for National Night Out events
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 28 days ago
Pennsylvania Boat and Game Commission. Other events Other communities holding National Night Out activities include: ■Mahanoy City: 6 to 8 p.m. from the former Teen Canteen, East Centre Street. The event will include tours of emergency... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pet peeves: Quit calling yourself myselfaround here, an opinion I share. I even got an education about one community in
Pet peeves: Quit calling yourself myself
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
around here, an opinion I share. I even got an education about one community in the coal region. I've always pronounced Mahanoy City as MA-ha-noy City, rather impressed with myself for getting the emphasis in the right place. But a caller... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Edward T. Shamanyand had a passionate love for the University of Notre Dame. He was a past pres
Edward T. Shamany
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
and had a passionate love for the University of Notre Dame. He was a past president of the Sacred Heart League, Mahanoy City Chapter, a member of the Men of Malvern, Hazleton Quarterback Club, American Legion Post 616 in Sheppton, where... Read more
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Times News
Carbon driver injured in Mahanoy Twp. crashlane where it came to final rest facing south in the eastbound lane. Horn sust
Carbon driver injured in Mahanoy Twp. crash
Times News / Posted a month ago
lane where it came to final rest facing south in the eastbound lane. Horn sustained an injury to his back and was taken by Mahanoy City ambulance to St. Luke’s Miners Memorial Hospital, Coaldale. The vehicle was towed from the scene. Troopers... Read more

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