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Gov. Tom Wolf sparked a statewide debate last month when he tweeted that "it is time for Pennsylvania to take a serious and honest look... [Read More]
Students and families have much to consider when choosing an academic major and then selecting an institution of higher education to achieve their professional dreams.... [Read More]
I'm smiling. Why? Recently, the Healey Education Foundation recognized St. Jerome Catholic school, Hometown, for its special-subject performance. School representative Manda Smarr Beers said St.... [Read More]
A $1,000 Hazleton Rotary Community Service Grant was awarded to the MMI Interact Club to use toward buying materials needed in completing their project that... [Read More]
❏ An ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS open meeting will be held at Mountainview Community Church, Weatherly-White Haven Road, at 7 p.m. today. Answering service, 800-640-7545. ❏ NARCOTICS... [Read More]
❏ Craig Cannon, Weatherly, today. ❏ John McGee, Weatherly, today. ❏ Amanda Turner, Weatherly, today. ❏ Patrick Sando, Second Street, Beaver Meadows, today. ❏ Justin... [Read More]
The American Red Cross of Luzerne County will hold several area blood drives through February. There is an urgent need for all blood types. The... [Read More]
Reunion committees wishing to list the date and location of their class reunion along with the name of a contact person may do so by... [Read More]
A tricky tray auction to benefit fire victim Mandy Bisco has been postponed due to the winter storm impacting the region. The fundraiser will now... [Read More]
President Donald Trump seems to misunderstand the point of his government shutdown. The objective of such an action is to create pressure on the political... [Read More]
As the temperature outside dips into the single digits, inside there are several area girls' basketball teams that are really heating it up. Entering the... [Read More]
Mark Atherton talked the other day about how his Crestwood Comets had shown the ability to win basketball games in multiple ways. The Comets could... [Read More]
Emily Titus scored 15 points to lead host Tamaqua past Tri-Valley 57-34 in a non-league girls' basketball contest on Saturday. Emma Kuczynski and Jamie Zuber... [Read More]
By Bob Quarteroni Correspondent 'What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness?" — John Steinbeck Winter is... [Read More]
A cautionary social media post says to swipe grocery cart handles with sanitizing wipes — and not only to stop the spread of illnesses like... [Read More]
A zoning hearing is scheduled for March 6 into the proposal to build a large windmill farm atop Broad Mountain. The Packer Twp. Zoning Hearing... [Read More]
A Potter County company that manufactures mulch from tree bark is moving into a space in the former Berger's/Shelly's Lumber Yard complex on Route 940... [Read More]
Air traffic controller Dan Campanella and his wife have a mortgage to pay on their home in Taylor, but this month he won't be able... [Read More]
Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Ronald L. May to Patrick and Marie Nolan, $114,900; East Union Twp. Fausto J. Lucas and Maribel Fabian to R&R King... [Read More]
Calvin E. Fisher, 96, of West Hazleton, passed away Friday in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, Allentown, following a brief illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will... [Read More]
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