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Times News
Mahoning Twp. Lions donate to Carbon animal sheltersThe Mahoning Township Lions Club donated $1,000 to Carbon County area animal sh
Mahoning Twp. Lions donate to Carbon animal shelters
Times News / Posted 9 hours ago
The Mahoning Township Lions Club donated $1,000 to Carbon County area animal shelters Wednesday night at the Chapel Grove Pavilion. “We see a need everywhere, but especially the animal shelters,” said Thomas Zimmerman IV, Lions Club... Read more
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Times News
Crews on scene of fire in MahoningMultiple crews are being sent to a fire in a home on Fredericks Grove Road in M
Crews on scene of fire in Mahoning
Times News / Posted yesterday
Multiple crews are being sent to a fire in a home on Fredericks Grove Road in Mahoning Township. Heavy flames are reported in the basement. Fredericks Grove Road is being closed at Route 902 and Grist Mill Road. We have staff headed to the scene... Read more
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Times News
Alley paving project in Lehighton is underwayPresident Scott Rehrig. The board voted for Beckett to re-examine the budget t
Alley paving project in Lehighton is underway
Times News / Posted yesterday
President Scott Rehrig. The board voted for Beckett to re-examine the budget to find the funds. Council agreed to lend Mahoning Township a road paver and an operator for street repairs in the township during the upcoming weeks. “Our paver died... Read more
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Times News
Heavy thunderstorm fells treesdowned trees. Multiple downed trees were reported on Lentz Trail. Fritz Valley
Heavy thunderstorm fells trees
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
downed trees. Multiple downed trees were reported on Lentz Trail. Fritz Valley Road was closed just south of Route 443 in Mahoning Township, also due to downed trees. A manhole cover on First Street in Lehighton came off because of the heavy... Read more
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Times News
Storm damage affecting roads around the areaThere are also reportedly multiple downed trees on Lentz Trail. Fritz Valley R
Storm damage affecting roads around the area
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
There are also reportedly multiple downed trees on Lentz Trail. Fritz Valley Road was closed just south of Route 443 in Mahoning Township, also due to downed trees. A manhole cover on First Street in Lehighton reportedly came off due to heavy... Read more
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The Morning Call
2nd Amendment 'relic of a past time'and proclaims the timeless core values of our republic (not a democracy). If gu
2nd Amendment 'relic of a past time'
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
and proclaims the timeless core values of our republic (not a democracy). If gun ownership was intended to be a timeless core value of our nation, it would have been included more simply in the First Amendment. Marlin Reinhart Mahoning... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersR. Rabenold to Ian M. Snyder, 945 Hahn’s Dairy Road, Palmerton, property at 945
Carbon County property transfers
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
R. Rabenold to Ian M. Snyder, 945 Hahn’s Dairy Road, Palmerton, property at 945 Hahn’s Dairy Road, $169,900. Mahoning Township First Niagara Bank N.A., to David E. Serfass, 334 Grist Mill Road, Lehighton, property at 59 Spring St.,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Christmas in July: Growers gather at champion Pa. tree farmof supplying trees to the White House four times for the Christmas season. Thi
Christmas in July: Growers gather at champion Pa. tree farm
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
of supplying trees to the White House four times for the Christmas season. This weekend the farm off Route 902 in Mahoning Township will host the 2016 Pennsylvania Christmas Tree Growers Association Summer Meeting -- a gathering of more... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersCorporation to Carl Earl Bachman Jr., 2640 Hahns Dairy Road, Palmerton, propert
Carbon County property transfers
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
Corporation to Carl Earl Bachman Jr., 2640 Hahns Dairy Road, Palmerton, property at 1445 Hahns Dairy Road, $67,200. Mahoning Township Olga Semmel to David Semmel, 473 Twin Hill Drive, Lehighton, property at 473 Twin Hill Drive, $1. Orest... Read more
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Times News
Police looking for suspect in theft at GiantMahoning Township Police are looking to identify this man wanted for a theft at
Police looking for suspect in theft at Giant
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
Mahoning Township Police are looking to identify this man wanted for a theft at the Giant store on June 15. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Mahoning Township Police are looking to identify this man wanted for a theft at the Giant store on June 15.... Read more
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Times News
Man sought in tool set theftMahoning Township Police are searching for this unidentified man who stole a De
Man sought in tool set theft
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
Mahoning Township Police are searching for this unidentified man who stole a DeWalt 20v 5 tool combo set from Walmart on July 8. After the theft, the suspect fled the scene in a vehicle. He has a tattoo on his leg. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Mahoning... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police in Carbon County looking for alleged tool thiefPolice in Carbon County are looking for a man who allegedly stole a DeWalt tool
Police in Carbon County looking for alleged tool thief
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
Police in Carbon County are looking for a man who allegedly stole a DeWalt tool set from a local hardware store. Mahoning Township police released surveillance footage of a man walking into a Lowe's hardware store on July 8 and leaving with a DeWalt... Read more
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TribLIVE
Racino’s collapse devastating to host township of Mahoning— with a sewer plant that far exceeds its needs and means. “We were always tol
Racino’s collapse devastating to host township of Mahoning
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
— with a sewer plant that far exceeds its needs and means. “We were always told that it is coming so get it done,” said Mahoning Township Supervisor Gary Pezzuolo. “Well, we got it done, but they didn't.” The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police looking for alleged television thiefa Walmart. According to surveillance video released by police, a white male is
Police looking for alleged television thief
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
a Walmart. According to surveillance video released by police, a white male is seen wheeling a large television out of the Mahoning Township Walmart on Saturday, July 9. The male is seen leaving the parking lot in a SUV. Anyone with information... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Gaming board ends plans for casino, mile-long harness track in Lawrence Countyseven-member board voted unanimously Wednesday to abandon the application for L
Gaming board ends plans for casino, mile-long harness track in Lawrence County
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 14 days ago
seven-member board voted unanimously Wednesday to abandon the application for Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort in Mahoning Township outside New Castle. Endeka Entertainment had proposed the state's only one-mile harness racing track and a... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Gaming board ends plans for casino, mile-long harness trackseven-member board voted unanimously Wednesday to abandon the application for L
Gaming board ends plans for casino, mile-long harness track
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
seven-member board voted unanimously Wednesday to abandon the application for Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort in Mahoning Township outside New Castle. Endeka Entertainment had proposed the state's only one-mile harness racing track and a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gaming board ends plans for casino, mile-long harness trackseven-member board voted unanimously Wednesday to abandon the application for L
Gaming board ends plans for casino, mile-long harness track
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
seven-member board voted unanimously Wednesday to abandon the application for Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort in Mahoning Township outside New Castle. Endeka Entertainment had proposed the state's only one-mile harness racing track and a... Read more
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TribLIVE
State gaming board kills racino for Lawrence Downsunanimously voted to abandon the gaming application of Endeka Entertainment for
State gaming board kills racino for Lawrence Downs
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
unanimously voted to abandon the gaming application of Endeka Entertainment for Lawrence Downs Casino and Racing Resort in Mahoning Township, located outside New Castle. Philadelphia produce magnate Joseph Procacci attempted to build the full... Read more
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Times News
Two men who stole veterans’ markers from graves plead guiltytwo men admitted stealing 17 veterans’ markers, a cemetery vase and a plaque fr
Two men who stole veterans’ markers from graves plead guilty
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
two men admitted stealing 17 veterans’ markers, a cemetery vase and a plaque from St. John’s Union Church Cemetery in Mahoning Township. The theft occurred on Nov. 20, 2015. Six of the markers were never found while the vase and the plaque... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lawrence County racino proposal ready for hearing by Pennsylvania Gaming Control Boardsaid it is within 60 days of securing bank financing for the $200 million devel
Lawrence County racino proposal ready for hearing by Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
said it is within 60 days of securing bank financing for the $200 million development slated outside New Castle in Mahoning Township. “We intend to ask the board for those 60 days,” said John O'Riordan, an attorney who represents... Read more
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Times News
Two of four involved in thefts at shipping firm plead guiltyis scheduled to enter a plea on Aug. 16. Gruber was a dock supervisor for New
Two of four involved in thefts at shipping firm plead guilty
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
is scheduled to enter a plea on Aug. 16. Gruber was a dock supervisor for New England Motor Freight, 457 Mahoning Drive, Mahoning Township, the victim of the thefts. According to the affidavit of probable cause filed by township police Chief... Read more
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Times News
Summer of sports For mom, it’s all go, go, gotime where we can do things on a whim. Although I am sure we would miss the bas
Summer of sports For mom, it’s all go, go, go
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
time where we can do things on a whim. Although I am sure we would miss the baseball routine,” she says. Jen Lorenz of Mahoning Township has similar feelings. Her sons, Jack and Drew, are also members of Franklin All-Star Teams, Jack and Richie... Read more
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Times News
Rock removalMotorists traveling Route 209 between Mahoning Township and Jim Thorpe today an
Rock removal
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
Motorists traveling Route 209 between Mahoning Township and Jim Thorpe today and Tuesday can expect delays as Pennsylvania Department of Transportation crews remove rocks from the mountainside in the area of the Mansion House Hill. There will be up... Read more
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Times News
Two hurt when car hits pole in MahoningTwo people were injured Saturday evening in a head on crash along Route 209 in
Two hurt when car hits pole in Mahoning
Times News / Posted 19 days ago
Two people were injured Saturday evening in a head on crash along Route 209 in Mahoning Township. The crash occurred just before 6 p.m. at the intersection with Pine Street in Packerton. One of the two cars involved hit a utility pole and caught... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County courtprogram. Reedy was placed in the program on a charge of retail theft. He was a
Carbon County court
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
program. Reedy was placed in the program on a charge of retail theft. He was arrested an incident at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township in which a television was taken. He told Matika he was resentenced in Schuylkill County after being kicked... Read more
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Times News
State court denies doctor’s appealwith Nanovic, who denied the appeal. After that denial Degilio filed an appeal
State court denies doctor’s appeal
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
with Nanovic, who denied the appeal. After that denial Degilio filed an appeal with the Superior Court. The charges Mahoning Township police officer Jeffrey D. Frace charged Degilio with having a then 40-year-old woman perform a sexual act... Read more
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Times News
Keep fireworks safety in mindgoal is just to make sure everybody is being safe. A lot of people get injured
Keep fireworks safety in mind
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
goal is just to make sure everybody is being safe. A lot of people get injured by fireworks,” Chief Audie Mertz of Mahoning Township Police Department said. The state’s fireworks law limits what residents can purchase. The law does not... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfers$1. Sheriff of Carbon County to Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC, West Palm Beach, Flo
Carbon County property transfers
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
$1. Sheriff of Carbon County to Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC, West Palm Beach, Florida, property at 533 Mahoning St., $1. Mahoning Township Jack R. Wehr to Wells Fargo Bank N.A., Santa Ana, California, property at 1412 Mill Road, $1. Sheriff of... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — ARDsPastrick, 26, of Slatington, was placed on a charge of retail theft. She was ar
Carbon County court — ARDs
Times News / Posted 28 days ago
Pastrick, 26, of Slatington, was placed on a charge of retail theft. She was arrested on Feb. 21 at the Walmart store by Mahoning Township police. She was assessed $450 and ordered to render 50 hours of community service, make restitution of... Read more
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Times News
Beaver Run bridge work to begin in JulyThe project contractor for a bridge replacement on Route 209 in Mahoning Townsh
Beaver Run bridge work to begin in July
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
The project contractor for a bridge replacement on Route 209 in Mahoning Township said the work should have a minimal impact on traffic. Rory McGlasson of Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners, who is teaming with the Pennsylvania Department of... Read more
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Times News
Beaver Run bridgework to begin in JulyThe project contractor for a bridge replacement on Route 209 in Mahoning Townsh
Beaver Run bridgework to begin in July
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
The project contractor for a bridge replacement on Route 209 in Mahoning Township said the work should have a minimal impact on traffic. Rory McGlasson of Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners, who is teaming with the Pennsylvania Department of... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court – DUI9 a.m. each time. Kenneth Hibbler, 40, of Tamaqua, was arrested on Dec. 10, 20
Carbon County court – DUI
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
9 a.m. each time. Kenneth Hibbler, 40, of Tamaqua, was arrested on Dec. 10, 2015, along Blakeslee Boulevard Drive East by Mahoning Township police. A test showed the presence of a controlled substance. Matika sentenced him to serve 72 hours to... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — guilty pleasdeferred so he could apply for the IPP. Joshua Dylan Smith, 34, of Lehighton,
Carbon County court — guilty pleas
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
deferred so he could apply for the IPP. Joshua Dylan Smith, 34, of Lehighton, was arrested on Jan. 30 along route 443 in Mahoning Township by state police at Lehighton. A test showed 0.17 BAC. A first offense, he was placed on probation for six... Read more
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Times News
Meeting to discuss Mahoning bridge replacementof Transportation has scheduled a public meeting Tuesday to discuss the planned
Meeting to discuss Mahoning bridge replacement
Times News / Posted a month ago
of Transportation has scheduled a public meeting Tuesday to discuss the planned replacement of a bridge on Route 209 in Mahoning Township that is scheduled to occur this summer. The bridge slated for replacement carries Mauch Chunk Street... Read more
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Times News
Meeting planned for Packerton bridge projectPennDOT has scheduled a public meeting in Mahoning Township Tuesday to discuss
Meeting planned for Packerton bridge project
Times News / Posted a month ago
PennDOT has scheduled a public meeting in Mahoning Township Tuesday to discuss the planned replacement of a bridge on Route 209 that is scheduled to occur this summer. The bridge slated for replacement carries Mauch Chunk Street (Route 209) over... Read more
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Times News
Habitual offender sentencedC. Conklin Jr. 42, of Lansford, was stopped by state police at Lehighton on May
Habitual offender sentenced
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
C. Conklin Jr. 42, of Lansford, was stopped by state police at Lehighton on May 2, 2015, along Packer Dam Drive in Mahoning Township. At the stop police learned Conklin did not have a license and was listed as a habitual offender by... Read more

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