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Hazleton, Pennsylvania is located in Luzerne County. Zip codes in Hazleton, PA include 18202, and 18201. The median home price in Hazleton is $79,900. More Hazleton information.

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16 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

Pittston Twp. man arrested again for lewdness

A Pittston Twp. man convicted two years ago for simulating masturbation with a sex toy at a Dunmore Burger King was caught actually masturbating Sunday at the Boscov's men's store in Hazle Twp.

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22 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Land bank proposed to help boost Hazleton tax base

One in seven buildings is empty in Hazleton, and a councilman thinks the city might return a few of them to the tax rolls by starting a land bank.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Hazleton man killed in hit-and-run

A 21-year-old Hazleton man died after he was struck by a vehicle Saturday night.

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BRIEF: Hall board to present Saul award [Standard-Speaker, Hazleton, Pa. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 27--The Hazleton Area Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors again will present the Ray Saul Memorial Youth Sports Monetary Award.

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The Citizens' Voice

Business Briefcase, July 27, 2014

Tuesday: Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Women's Networking Committee fourth women's networking luncheon program, noon to 1 p.m., Cusat's Cafe, 742 Alter St., Hazleton.

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The Citizens' Voice

Hazleton Public Transit will fill fund void

Hazleton Public Transit will draw from a $550,000 capital improvements account to ensure the agency gets grant money from the state after Luzerne County Council abruptly decided to cut local match funds, Hazleton's transit director said.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Times-Tribune

People on the Move, July 27, 2014

Agency owners Sharon Grivner, of the Sharon A. Grivner Agency, Paul Hirschler, of the Paul R. Hirschler Agency, Len Podrasky, of the Leonard J. Podrasky Agency and Wallace Stolarcyk, of the Wallace Stolarcyk Agency, earned designations as Allstate Premier Agencies for 2014.

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The Citizens' Voice

Prosecutors take exception to accused killer's self-defense claim

Luzerne County prosecutors want to preclude accused killer Terrence W. Clarke from claiming self defense at trial, according to a motion filed Friday.

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The Citizens' Voice

Hispanic group drops lawsuit against Hazleton

A Hispanic advocacy organization will no longer pursue a complaint it filed with Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission after Hazleton's mayor denied a request from the group to fly the flag of the Dominican Republic outside of city hall, the group's leader said Friday.

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The Times-Tribune

Commuter tax will not apply to Carbondale residents, others

Carbondale residents who work in Scranton will be exempt from paying Scranton's proposed commuter tax, based on a tax-collection expert's statements Friday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Times Leader

Buys Listings: July 25 to 31, 2014

Hazleton Farmers Market, along Broad Street in downtown Hazleton. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 29. 570-455-1509.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Patient dead after blood transfusion of wrong blood type

A patient at Lehigh Valley Hospital Hazleton is dead after an apparent botched blood transfusion.

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WNEP-TV Moosic

Highway Construction Workers Nervous About Higher Speed Limits

When Penndot raises the speed limit to 70 miles per hour on two area interstate highways next month, it will also raise the speed limit in work zones to 55. "One thing between me and you is this barrier wall," says worker Gene DeGraffenreid of Kingston.

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The Times-Tribune

BusinessWeekly's People on the Move

Agency owners Sharon Grivner , of the Sharon A. Grivner Agency, Paul Hirschler , of the Paul R. Hirschler Agency, Len Podrasky , of the Leonard J. Podrasky Agency and Wallace Stolarcyk , of the Wallace Stolarcyk Agency, earned designations as Allstate Premier Agencies for 2014.

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The Citizens' Voice

Police blotter 7/24/14

The loss prevention officer pursued Starr and stopped him in the area of Pine and Maxwell streets.

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The Citizens' Voice

Can do asks county council not to sell Hazleton building

Advertising the former Security Savings Bank in Hazleton for public sale will "derail the master plan" city leaders have been developing for the downtown, Greater Hazleton CAN DO alleged in a letter urging Luzerne County Council not to put the property up for bid.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

New York Daily News

Woman impaled on spear-like fence post at Pennsylvania cemetery

The unidentified woman said she was running away from an alleged attacker when she fell trying to hop the fence surrounding the Vine Street Cemetery in Hazleton on Tuesday.

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The Citizens' Voice

County council cuts funding to Hazleton Public Transit

THE CITIZENS' VOICE FILE Luzerne County Councilman Stephen A. Urban said Tuesday the county could cut costs by no longer funding a city agency that is not at all affiliated with the county government.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS Local

Report: Philadelphia's A Pretty Unhappy City, But New York Fares Far Worse

The U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research has published a report on the happiest cities in the country, and there's not one Pennsylvania or New Jersey city on the top 10. Unfortunately, there are three on the other side of the list.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Danville News

Train victim's family: History of depression

The young man who killed himself by diving under an Iron Heritage Festival passenger train underwent treatment in mental health facilities, according to Montour County Coroner Scott E. Lynn.

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