Carbon County Newswire (Page 7)

Carbon County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carbon County, PA. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 1,603 in Carbon County, PA

  1. 2nd suspect in Lehigh Twp. gun, tool thefts arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | NJ.com

    ... between May 26 and May 27, 2015. A co-conspirator, 33-year-old Edward M. Mackerley, of Mahoning Township in Carbon County, was charged May 30 with similar crimes , according to police. Police allege they stole a jug with $1,700 in coins, $800 cash ...

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  2. Lansford vetoes homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Times News

    The zoning hearing board in Lansford Borough voted 3-0 to deny a zoning request made by Family Promise of Carbon County to convert a home into a women's shelter. The nonprofit organization had sought to convert a half-a-double unit into a temporary homeless shelter for single women.

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  3. Couple in domestic incident out on bailRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Times News

    ... went up stairs to their bedroom and retrieved a 9mm handgun. Police arrested them both, and they were sent to Carbon County Correctional Facility, where both had been held until Wednesday's hearing. Shannon's bail was set at $1 million because of ...

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  4. Carbon County Court newsRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Times News

    A total of case 335 were started in April in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder.

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  5. Coaldale man avoids trialRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Times News

    A Coaldale man scheduled to go on trial this week in Carbon County court on charges of simple assault and two counts of persistent disorderly conduct instead entered into an agreement with the district attorney's office and was placed in a special probation program. Keith Shawn Reed, 36, was charged by Lansford police for an incident on June 2, 2015, at the Lansford-Coaldale Joint Water Authority office at 12 W. Ridge St. Reed went to the office concerning a bill and was accused of causing a disturbance at the office.

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  6. Township intervening in wind caseRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | Times News

    ... On May 22, Phillip Malitsch and Christopher Mangold, opposing the application, filed a suit in the Carbon County Court of Common Pleas appealing Atlantic Wind's claim of a deemed approval.Atlantic Wind also has a case pending before the Commonwealth ...

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  7. Study: Blue Mtn. adds $174M to economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Times News

    ... care center has on the local economy. A recent study showed that Blue Mountain Health System's impact on Carbon County is more than $174 million, while supporting more than 1,500 jobs. It's a good reminder of what the hospital does as it faces ...

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  8. Lifetime Boy Scout receives group's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Times News

    ... the American Red Cross and American Cancer Society. He has been a respected leader in business and throughout Carbon County, being the owner of Blue Pressure Castings in Lehighton since 1966. He has provided more than 30 years of leadership with the ...

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  9. NJ woman pleads to fraudulent credit...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | Times News

    A New Jersey woman admitted in Carbon County court to possessing numerous fraudulent credit cards and is facing a state prison term when sentenced. She entered a guilty plea on Friday before Judge Joseph J. Matika.

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  10. Agency proposes homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Times News

    A local nonprofit is proposing to convert two residences in Lansford into a homeless shelter for women and transitional housing for a formerly homeless family. Family Promise of Carbon County, whose goal is addressing homelessness right here in our area, has proposed the shelter and temporary housing at a property they own on East Ridge Street in Lansford. 4 comments

  11. Weatherly man sentenced for role in...Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | Times News

    A Weatherly man admitted in Carbon County court on Friday his part in the assault on a fellow inmate at the county prison that resulted in serious injuries to the victim and a big medical bill for the county. Jason Christopher Soraci, 24, pleaded to one count of assault by a prisoner, a felony 2, and was immediately sentenced by Judge Joseph J. Matika to serve 15 to 36 months in a state correctional institution. 1 comment

  12. Another defendant in major drug ring...Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | Times News

    Another defendant in a major drug ring broken up by state and county law enforcement, entered a guilty plea on Friday in Carbon County court and was immediately sentenced to a state prison term. Bradesky Junior Santos, 23, of Tresckow, was sentenced by Judge Joseph J. Matika to serve 27 to 54 months in a state correctional institution after pleading guilty to two counts of criminal conspiracy - possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and one count of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.

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  13. Highmark helps children in PV, WeatherlyRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | Times News

    Last week, Terry Whiteman of the Carbon County Central Labor Chapter announced Highmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield grant recipients at the commissioners meeting. The $1,000 youth prevention education grant was split between the Summit Hill Heritage Center and the Weatherly School District.

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  14. Man in cemetery thefts charged in...Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | Times News

    Charges have been filed against a Lehighton man who previously pleaded guilty to cemetery thefts in Carbon and Monroe counties. Edward Mackerley, 33, faces charges on four counts of theft, three counts of receiving stolen property and two counts of burglary.

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  15. Clearfield County man gets prison term...Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | Times News

    A Clearfield County man was sentenced to a county prison term on Thursday in Carbon County court by Judge Joseph J. Matika. Joseph R. Logan Jr., 29, of DuBois, was sentenced to serve 3 to one day less 24 months in the county prison on a charge of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance - methamphetamine.

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  16. Carbon County court - " drug casesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | Times News

    Two people who previously pleaded guilty to drug-related charges were sentenced Thursday in Carbon County court by Judge Joseph J. Matika. Nicole Renne Raposo, 32, of Lansford, was sentenced to a time-served term after previously pleading to one count each of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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  17. Animal shelter plans yard sale, fun dayRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | Times News

    Carbon County Friends of Animals will host its community yard sale and fun day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 24 and 25 at its shelter, located at 77 W. 13th St., Jim Thorpe. There will be food available, as well as things to amuse the children such as a clown, balloon animals and face painting.

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  18. Animal lovers protest ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Times News

    ... for the care of dogs, cats and other animals. Donna Crum, Humane Society officer and volunteer with Carbon County Friends of Animals and the Animal Shelter of Carbon, argued that the law was problem-ridden, especially in restriction of feeding ...

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  19. Man left rehab, didn't report back to...Read the original story

    May 25, 2017 | Times News

    Leaving an inpatient rehabilitation facility and then not reporting back to the Carbon County Correctional Facility as directed has led to big negative consequences for a county man. Bradley P. Zettlemoyer, 33, of Nesquehoning, was furloughed from the county prison to attend an inpatient Salvation Army drug rehab program in Harrisburg.

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  20. Wargos talk about their son in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Times News

    ... from across the country who committed suicide. Three veterans were chosen from Pennsylvania. Michael Wargo, of Carbon County; Nicholas Rodriguez of Northampton; and Michelle Langhorst of Pittsburgh. Positioned in front of a flag line, color guard, ...

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