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Electronic Recycling Event in Hazleton

HAZLETON — Anybody in the Greater Hazleton Area will have the opportunity to get rid of old electronics next month.

On Friday, the mayor announced that Hazleton and several neighboring communities will hold an electronic recycling event Saturday, May 2nd. 32 more words


Man Calls for Cab, Assaults and Robs Driver

HAZLETON — A man contacted a cab company in need of transportation, only to rob the driver, according to police.

Hazleton police were called to the area of North Fulton Court near Harmen Geist Stadium Tuesday night for a report of a robbery. 104 more words


Flames Damage Home in Hazleton

HAZLETON — Flames damaged a home in Hazleton Wednesday afternoon.

It started around 2 p.m. in the place on Lee Court.

Crews said heavy smoke was coming from the second floor when crews arrived. 48 more words



We headed to spend Easter weekend with my family and friends. It’s fun exposing him to the limitations of my childhood and helping explain why I am the way I am… sometimes. 287 more words

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Zoning Board Denies Proposed Drug Treatment Center

HAZLE TOWNSHIP — A zoning board in Luzerne County shot down a proposed drug and alcohol rehabilitation center.

The facility would have been placed inside a former tavern in a residential neighborhood along Route 940 in Hazle Township. 58 more words


Police in Hazleton Search for Armed Robbers

HAZLETON — Hazleton City Police are looking for a pair of armed robbers.

Authorities said two men with a gun forced a man into his car near the 500 block of Alter Street in Luzerne County Monday. 48 more words


Fixing Pothole Problems In Northeast PA

LUZERNE COUNTY — Parts of northeastern Pennsylvania are under a “pothole blitz” starting Monday. Those who live in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Wayne, Pike, or Wyoming counties are likely to see crews filling those craters at long last. 442 more words