Luzerne County Newswire (Page 8)

Luzerne County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Luzerne County, PA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,545 in Luzerne County, PA

  1. Jobless rate dropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

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  2. Storm's hardship creates an urge to help othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

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  3. Toddler gets convoy escort to GeisingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

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  4. Community digestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    DISTRICT 12 AMERICAN LEGION: District 12 American Legion, Luzerne County, will meet at Dallas American Legion Post 672, 2974 Memorial Highway, Dallas, at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 19. District Commander Al Rowles urges all post commanders in his district to attend or send a representative. For information, contact District 12 Commander Al Rowles at 570-468-9769.

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  5. LCCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Luzerne County Community College Literary Arts Society recently hosted former WNEP-TV news anchor, Marisa Burke. Burke spoke to students about the power of words and how writing is used in various aspects of a career.

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  6. Barletta requests Trump administration reconsider cutting program funding SHINERead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... comes from the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program, Barletta said. In January 2016, Barletta said Luzerne County SHINE had secured a 21st Century Community grant totaling nearly $400,000 for each of the next three years. Luzerne County ...

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  7. Blizzard doesn't derail toddler's journey for emergency careRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... feet of snow on the region. PennDOT crews from the Northeast region led the convoy on Interstate 80 through Luzerne County before another crew led the convoy the rest of the way, officials said. The story of Bentley's transport made headlines around ...

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  8. Businesses reopening after blizzard forced many to shutterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    A record-breaking blizzard that dumped about two feet of snow on Northeastern Pennsylvania led to the closure of businesses throughout Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. That included R Bar and Grill in Nanticoke.

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  9. Morelli challenges Griffith's nomination petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... contests, take quizzes, download our mobile apps and see the latest e-circulars. WILKES-BARRE - A former Luzerne County councilman on Wednesday filed a challenge to former controller Walter L. Griffith Jr.'s nomination petition to win his old job ...

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  10. Old abuse claim raised against adoptive mother charged in teen's gruesome deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... orted the girl as missing and told authorities Grace had run away. Her dismembered remains were discovered in Luzerne County on Halloween night last year.

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  11. Woman Dies After Alleged Assault in Luzerne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A suspect is in custody in Luzerne County for the assault of a woman who later died at a hospital. Butler Township police tell us Jennifer Niccoll was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital Hazleton on Saturday in critical condition.

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  12. Pedri: CYS office fire caused by alleged firebombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... an investigation is underway following an incident the county manager referred to as an alleged firebombing. Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis said a fire that started around 6 a.m. in the building is under "active criminal ...

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  13. Overdose death sparks counselor to form...Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | Times News

    ... in Hazleton for people who lost someone they love to drugs. Drug overdoses last year claimed 139 people in Luzerne County, 15 to 17 people in Carbon County - where three cases await test results - and 77 in Schuylkill County, where three have died ... 1 comment

  14. Fire at County Building, Arson SuspectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A fire closed the Luzerne County Children and Youth headquarters Monday morning and investigators say someone likely set the fire. Investigators were looking at clues near the railroad tracks.

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  15. Hanover Crime Watch to host opioid addiction/epidemic seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Hanover Township Neighborhood Crime Watch will host an opioid addiction/epidemic seminar from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, in the Hanover Area Junior/Senior High School Auditorium, 1600 San Souci Parkway, Hanover Township. Guest speakers include Chief Deputy Coroner Daniel Hughes of the Luzerne County Coroner's office; Richard P. Conoboy of Clearbrook Rehabilitation and Jason Harlen,CEO, Luzerne County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Centers; and a recovering addict of 10 years who was featured in an NBC News documentary in January who will share her story and discuss her work with Luzerne County Drug and Alcohol Abuse Centers as a certified recovery specialist.

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  16. Back Mountain Chamber of Commerce prepares for annual business and community expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... disaster." Lewis is commissioner of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, past president of the Luzerne County Historical Society, and author of the booklet "Stories of the Wilkes-Barre Titanic Passengers." Also speaking will be Mae ...

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  17. This Hoops for Hope has a big cash surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Fairview Township zoning hearing board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, to hear a request from Luzerne County Emergency Service for a variance related to purchase of land on Penobscot Mountain. The county operates a communications tower on ...

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  18. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:08:22 21:33:30Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... reading by that time are more likely to drop out of high school and struggle throughout their lives. In Luzerne County, only two of 11 public school districts have 75 percent or more of their third grade students reading at grade level or better, ...

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  19. Kimberly Drank and Jamie GrankoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Academy, and 2009 graduate of Marywood University with a bachelor's degree in Nutrition. He is employed by Luzerne County Housing Authority. He is the son of Antoinette Granko, Taylor and the grandson of the late Louis and Sophia Osellanie, Old ...

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  20. Cheers and JeersRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    Cheers to students, educators and parents in the Dallas and Wyoming Valley West school districts who topped all Luzerne County districts in SAT scores released last week by the state Department of Education. Wyoming Valley West showed the largest increase over the 2015 scores among all local districts.

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