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Times News
Lehigh man admits to retail theft chargesJesse Pereira-Lopez, 28, of Allentown, admitted to theft incidents on May 18, 2
Times News / Posted 21 hours ago
Jesse Pereira-Lopez, 28, of Allentown, admitted to theft incidents on May 18, 20 and 25, all at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township. Township police arrested Pereira-Lopez on the third theft incident after previously reviewing video... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersTowamensing Township Lon Cardon to William M. Meyer, 60 Hawthorne Way, Palmert
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Towamensing Township Lon Cardon to William M. Meyer, 60 Hawthorne Way, Palmerton, property at 60 Hawthorne Way, $168,000. Mahoning Township Beth Ann Alboucq to Karen A. Alboucq, 181 Hemlock Drive, Lehighton, two transactions, property at 181... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Lawrence County woman struck and killed on Route 422accident. Troopers say Robyn M. Pennachio, 52, of Edinburg, Pa. was struck and
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 days ago
accident. Troopers say Robyn M. Pennachio, 52, of Edinburg, Pa. was struck and killed by a Jeep along Route 422 in Mahoning Township shortly after 11:30 p.m. Sunday. Police say the woman was walking along the eastbound lane just east of... Read more
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Times News
On the auction blockanimals are a source of pride, not only for the 4-H members and their families,
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
animals are a source of pride, not only for the 4-H members and their families, but the community as a whole. Engineer and Mahoning Township Supervisor Bruce Steigerwalt, who made several purchases throughout the auction, was impressed with the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Police working to ID woman hit, killed by car in Lawrence CountyMAHONING TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A woman was hit and killed by a vehicle late Sunday ni
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 3 days ago
MAHONING TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A woman was hit and killed by a vehicle late Sunday night in Mahoning Township, Lawrence County, police said. The woman was walking in the eastbound lane of Route 422/Benjamin Franklin Highway when she was struck about 11:40... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Police seek identity of woman struck and killed in Lawrence Countythe victim of a fatal pedestrian accident. Troopers say a woman was struck and
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
the victim of a fatal pedestrian accident. Troopers say a woman was struck and killed by a Jeep along Route 224 in Mahoning Township shortly after 11:30 p.m. Sunday. Police say the woman was walking along the eastbound lane just east of... Read more
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Times News
Man involved in standoff enters guilty pleaspleaded to one count of possession of drug paraphernalia for an incident on Nov
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
pleaded to one count of possession of drug paraphernalia for an incident on Nov. 2, 2016, along Jamestown Street filed by Mahoning Township police. He was found slumped over the wheel of a vehicle. When taken into custody, the paraphernalia was... Read more
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Times News
Police seek suspect in Walmart theftMahoning Township Police are attempting to identify this suspect, who is wanted
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
Mahoning Township Police are attempting to identify this suspect, who is wanted for a $1,500 theft from Walmart. Mahoning Township Police are attempting to identify a suspect responsible for a quick change scam at the Lehighton Walmart. The May 24th... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersPerkowski to Kristy Stocker, 450 Sand Quarry Road, Palmerton, property at 450 S
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
Perkowski to Kristy Stocker, 450 Sand Quarry Road, Palmerton, property at 450 Sand Quarry Road, $78,000. Mahoning Township Ryan L. Heckman to Bryan S. Koch, 92 Highland Hill Road, Lehighton, property at 91 Highland Hill Road,... Read more
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Times News
Fake $100 bills passed at WalmartMahoning Township Police are investigation an incident in which counterfeit hun
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
Mahoning Township Police are investigation an incident in which counterfeit hundred-dollar bills were used at Walmart. Police said the incident occurred at 3:30 p.m. July 13. Before coming to Lehighton, the pictured suspects were in Whitehall. After... Read more
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Times News
Vehicle rolls over in Mahoning TownshipA male driver escaped injury Wednesday night in a crash along Troxell Road in M
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
A male driver escaped injury Wednesday night in a crash along Troxell Road in Mahoning Township. The crash occurred at 8:30 p.m. as the driver was traveling south and struck a tree along the right berm, causing the vehicle to roll onto its roof. The... Read more
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Times News
Man escapes injury in Mahoning rolloverA male driver escaped injury Wednesday night in a crash along Troxell Road in M
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
A male driver escaped injury Wednesday night in a crash along Troxell Road in Mahoning township. The crash occurred at 8:30 p.m. as the driver was traveling south and struck a tree along the right berm causing the unit to roll onto its roof. The... Read more
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Times News
Woman injured in Mahoning Township rolloverFirefighters from Mahoning Valley and Lehighton work to free a woman from her o
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
Firefighters from Mahoning Valley and Lehighton work to free a woman from her overturned sport utility vehicle in Mahoning Township Tuesday afternoon. The crash occurred at 2:47 p.m. as the woman was traveling east on Mahoning Drive west in a Kia and... Read more
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Times News
Woman injured when car hits barnFirefighters from Mahoning Valley and Lehighton work to free a woman from her o
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
Firefighters from Mahoning Valley and Lehighton work to free a woman from her overturned sport utility vehicle in Mahoning Township Tuesday afternoon. The crash occurred at 2:47 p.m. as the woman was traveling east on Mahoning Drive west in a Kia... Read more
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Times News
Mahoning police seek suspect in weekend break-ins, theftsOn Saturday, Mahoning Township police investigated numerous overnight vehicle b
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
On Saturday, Mahoning Township police investigated numerous overnight vehicle break-ins at residences on Seneca Road, Mahoning Drive West, Mill Road and Semmels Hill Road. A resident of Semmels Hill Road had items stolen from his vehicle. At 6:40... Read more
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Times News
Towns host night outthere will be fundraising for the Gower family, who tragically lost their 9-yea
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
there will be fundraising for the Gower family, who tragically lost their 9-year-old daughter Vahnne when their Mahoning Township home went up in flames last month. When people make a donation, they will get a raffle ticket for prize... Read more
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Times News
Mahoning police investigate vehicle break-ins, theftsOn Saturday, Mahoning Township police investigated numerous overnight vehicle b
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
On Saturday, Mahoning Township police investigated numerous overnight vehicle break-ins at residences on Seneca Road, Mahoning Drive West, Mill Road, and Semmels Hill Road. A resident of Semmels Hill Road had items stolen from his vehicle. At 6:40... Read more
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Times News
Tax bill problems? School defers to collectordeals with people who have the same address getting their bills stuffed in the
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
deals with people who have the same address getting their bills stuffed in the same envelope, leading to privacy concerns. Mahoning Township Tax Collector Pauline Homm said Parryville borough, and East Penn and Mahoning townships do send the bills... Read more
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Times News
Law officials hit the field for annual booster gameshare with a lot of people when we talk to them.” Represented in Sunday’s game
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
share with a lot of people when we talk to them.” Represented in Sunday’s game were Lehighton Borough Police Department, Mahoning Township Police Department, Franklin Township Police Department, the Carbon County District Attorney’s office,... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — ARDon a charge of driving under the influence. He was arrested on Oct. 31, 2016, a
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
on a charge of driving under the influence. He was arrested on Oct. 31, 2016, along Blakeslee Boulevard Drive East by Mahoning Township police. A test revealed the presence of a controlled substance. He was assessed $600 and his license was... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — DUIin an inpatient rehab program run by the Salvation Army. He was arrested on Se
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
in an inpatient rehab program run by the Salvation Army. He was arrested on Sept. 2, 2015, along Mauch Chunk Street by Mahoning Township police. A test revealed the presence of a controlled substance. He was also facing a DUI charge for a... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — Guilty pleasJohn Kovalchick, 32, of Lehighton, pleaded to one count of retail theft for an
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
John Kovalchick, 32, of Lehighton, pleaded to one count of retail theft for an incident on July 31, 2016, at Walmart in Mahoning Township. In exchange for that plea the district attorney’s office agreed to drop a second retail theft charge for... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police looking for robbery suspect in West PennPENN TWP., Pa. - Several police agencies are looking for a man in connection wi
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
PENN TWP., Pa. - Several police agencies are looking for a man in connection with a robbery at a Verizon store in Mahoning Township, Carbon County. It happened Tuesday night at a store on Route 443. Police say two men stole some $4,400... Read more
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Times News
Police search for burglary suspect; one in custody after Verizon heistConnecticut man is in custody and another fled into the woods after pointing a
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
Connecticut man is in custody and another fled into the woods after pointing a gun at police Tuesday night. According to Mahoning Township Police, at 5:50 p.m. police were called to the Verizon store on Route 443 for a burglary/retail theft and... Read more
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Times News
Suspect on loose in Mahoning burglary; one caught in TamaquaA Mahoning Township burglary suspect fled police and has been caught in Tamaqua
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
A Mahoning Township burglary suspect fled police and has been caught in Tamaqua tonight. Another suspect is still on the loose. Police are currently investigating a burglary/retail theft/hit and run at the Verizon store on Route 443. Two male... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfers& S Company LTD, to Little Gap Associates Inc., Glen Cove, New York, property a
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
& S Company LTD, to Little Gap Associates Inc., Glen Cove, New York, property at 4335 Little Gap Road, $320,000. Mahoning Township Alaa Haddad to Patrick J. Lynch, 63 Mahoning Drive West, Lehighton, property at 63 Mahoning Drive West,... Read more
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Times News
Kunkletown woman escapesinjuries in one-car crashescaped injuries in a one-vehicle crash at 5:33 a.m.Sunday at the intersection
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
escaped injuries in a one-vehicle crash at 5:33 a.m.Sunday at the intersection of Route 443 and Semmel’s Hill Road in Mahoning Township. State police at the Lehighton barracks said she was driving a 2011 Dodge Avenger westbound when she... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton National Night Out set for Aug. 1 in the upper parkthere will be fundraising for the Gower family, who tragically lost their 9-yea
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
there will be fundraising for the Gower family, who tragically lost their 9-year-old daughter Vahnne when their Mahoning Township home went up in flames earlier this month. Prizes will be given away based on donations. When people make... Read more
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Times News
Flag football game will help booster club, Gower familykids that the police and their coaches can work together, and it’s more interac
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
kids that the police and their coaches can work together, and it’s more interaction between the police and the community,” Mahoning Township Police Department officer Tyler Meek said. Admission for the event is free, and proceeds from the... Read more
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Times News
Police looking for suspect in Mahoning burglarya suspect in a burglary in the township. Police investigated a burglary in a r
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
a suspect in a burglary in the township. Police investigated a burglary in a residence in the 1100 block of Main Street in Mahoning Township. The incident was reported at 2:21 p.m. Thursday. The suspect is described as a shorter heavy set male... Read more
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Times News
Students help a family in needof Troy and Julie Gower. Julie is a teacher in the Panther Valley School Distri
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
of Troy and Julie Gower. Julie is a teacher in the Panther Valley School District. Besides losing their home in a fire in Mahoning Township earlier this month, their daughter, Vahnne, 9, died. Troy was critically injured with severe burns. Another... Read more
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Times News
Mahoning Police seek burglary suspecta suspect in a burglary in the township. Police investigated a burglary in a r
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
a suspect in a burglary in the township. Police investigated a burglary in a residence in the 1100 block of Main Street in Mahoning Township. The incident was reported at 2:21 p.m. Thursday. The suspect is described as a shorter heavy set male... Read more
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Times News
Teens involved in Mahoning crashSeveral teens were injured during a one-car crash early Thursday morning in Mah
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
Several teens were injured during a one-car crash early Thursday morning in Mahoning Township. Township police Chief Audie Mertz said the incident took place at 2:18 a.m. in the 1500 block of Hemlock Drive. The vehicle was traveling south and... Read more
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Times News
Commission gives OK to plansto several aspects of a township ordinance, but noted that the township could g
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
to several aspects of a township ordinance, but noted that the township could grant waivers and approve the plan. • That Mahoning township approve a subdivision plan for 468 Leininger Road in Mahoning Township. John & Rachael Bednar have proposed... Read more
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Times News
Two injured in Mahoning rolloverAt least two people were injured early Thursday morning in a crash along Hemloc
Times News / Posted 28 days ago
At least two people were injured early Thursday morning in a crash along Hemlock Drive in Mahoning Township. The incident occurred just after 2 a.m. as the car was traveling south and entered the right berm in a curve, hitting and rolling over, with... Read more
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Times News
Mahoning police seek tips on construction site damageMahoning Township Police Department is seeking information on construction equi
Times News / Posted 28 days ago
Mahoning Township Police Department is seeking information on construction equipment that was vandalized last month at a bridge replacement job site. Township police Chief Audie Mertz said the equipment was damaged at the Packerton entrance to the... Read more
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Times News
Vahnne’s laughter lostbest, Vahnne Gower was a loving child full of hugs and laughter. Tragically, V
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
best, Vahnne Gower was a loving child full of hugs and laughter. Tragically, Vahnne, 9, lost her life when her family’s Mahoning Township home went up in flames early Saturday morning. Maureen Leupold, whose family is close friends with the... Read more
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Times News
Red Cross volunteers install smoke detectorsIn the wake of a fatal fire early Saturday morning in Mahoning Township, local
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
In the wake of a fatal fire early Saturday morning in Mahoning Township, local American Red Cross volunteers are working to help prevent future tragedies. Around 15 volunteers gathered Monday afternoon in the Lehighton Area Middle School parking lot... Read more
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Times News
Wanted person jumps in Lehigh; taken into custody54, of Lehighton fled from Lehighton Police on Lehigh Drive by entering the Leh
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
54, of Lehighton fled from Lehighton Police on Lehigh Drive by entering the Lehigh River shortly after 2 p.m. According to Mahoning Township Police, Miller swam downstream, crossing from side to side. Miller eventually got out of the river and hid... Read more
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Times News
No Header!54, of Lehighton fled from Lehighton Police on Lehigh Drive by entering the Leh
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
54, of Lehighton fled from Lehighton Police on Lehigh Drive by entering the Lehigh River shortly after 2 p.m. According to Mahoning Township Police, Miller swam downstream, crossing from side to side. Miller eventually got out of the river and hid... Read more
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Times News
Community helping fire victimsfire Saturday morning. Several fundraisers are already being conducted for the
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
fire Saturday morning. Several fundraisers are already being conducted for the Gower family of Beaver Run Drive in Mahoning Township. Troy Gower suffered burns and remains in a medically-induced coma, according to family friend Tracy... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Coroner IDs Carbon County girl, 9, who died in house fireCarbon County over the weekend. Vahnne Gower asphyxiated from smoke before she
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a month ago
Carbon County over the weekend. Vahnne Gower asphyxiated from smoke before she could be rescued from her burning home in Mahoning Township early Saturday morning, according to Carbon County Coroner Robert Miller. The fire was reported about 1:30... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Coroner identifies girl, 9, dead in Pennsylvania house fireCounty Coroner Robert Miller says Vahnne Gower asphyxiated from smoke before sh
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a month ago
County Coroner Robert Miller says Vahnne Gower asphyxiated from smoke before she could be rescued from her burning home in Mahoning Township, Carbon County. The fire was reported about 1:30 a.m. Saturday and state troopers from the Lehighton... Read more
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The Morning Call
Donations sought for family whose daughter, 9, died in Carbon house fireMAHONING TOWNSHIP, Carbon County -- Donations are being accepted and fundraiser
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
MAHONING TOWNSHIP, Carbon County -- Donations are being accepted and fundraisers are being scheduled to benefit a Carbon County family who lost their home and a child Saturday in a fire. Carbon County Coroner Robert Miller said Sunday that... Read more
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Times News
Father, son injured in Lehighton fire where girl diedA 9-year-old girl has died and her father and brother are in the hospital follo
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
A 9-year-old girl has died and her father and brother are in the hospital following a devastating fire in Mahoning Township. The structure fire broke out at 1:30 a.m. Saturday on the 300 block of Beaver Run Drive. A Facebook fundraiser has been set... Read more
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The Morning Call
9-old girl dies in Carbon County fireCoroner Robert Miller, firefighters tried to rescue the girl as they battled an
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
Coroner Robert Miller, firefighters tried to rescue the girl as they battled an early morning fire on Beaver Run Drive, Mahoning Township. “The young girl had died of asphyxiation by the time they reached her,” Miller said. “Her father and... Read more
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The Express-Times
9-old girl killed, 2 hurt, in Carbon County house firedied in a Carbon County house fire that also hospitalized her father and brothe
The Express-Times / Posted 1 months ago
died in a Carbon County house fire that also hospitalized her father and brother. The cause of the fire early Saturday in Mahoning Township, outside Lehighton, remained under investigation. The fire was reported about 1:30 a.m. Saturday and... Read more
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Times News
Nine year old girl dead in Mahoning fireOne person has died in a house fire in Mahoning Township. The fire broke out a
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
One person has died in a house fire in Mahoning Township. The fire broke out at 1:30 a.m. Saturday on the 300 block of Beaver Run Drive. Coroner Robert Miller pronounced one nine-year-old female dead at 2:35 a.m. We will update as soon as details... Read more
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The Morning Call
9-old girl dies in Carbon County fireRobert Miller, firefighters tried to rescue the girl as they battled an early S
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
Robert Miller, firefighters tried to rescue the girl as they battled an early Saturday morning fire on Beaver Run Drive, Mahoning Township. “The young girl had died of asphyxiation by the time they reached her,” Miller said. “Her father and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
9-old girl killed in Carbon County house firea nine-year-old girl was killed in the fire. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Satu
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
a nine-year-old girl was killed in the fire. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of Beaver Run Drive in Mahoning Township. The coroner said firefighters pulled the girl out of the home and she died of smoke inhalation at the... Read more
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