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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 $65,000 which is roughly $36/per square foot. More Hazleton information.

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6 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

URS closing could be 'devastating' for LCTA revenue

The decision to shutter United Rehabilitation Services could end up costing the Luzerne County Transportation Authority nearly a half million dollars per year, the executive director reported Tuesday.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

PennLive.com

Police searching for sophisticated debit card fraudster active in Lancaster County

Pennsylvania State Police in Hazleton were asking members of the public to help identify the man pictured above in relation to an access device/credit card fraud case.

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Christian Science Monitor

Five new rules for kids on National Kindergarten Recognition Day

Kindergarten students at Arthur Street Elementary School in Hazleton, Penn., react to seeing Honeybun, a 25-year-old donkey that visited the school on Friday, April 11. National Kindergarten Recognition Day is April 21, and was first adopted by the US Senate in 2005 to identify the vital role kindergarten plays in the lives of children.

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The Citizens' Voice

Kelayres Massacre detailed in book

ERIC CONOVER / Times-Shamrock Joe Farrell, left, and Joe Farley, a Hazleton native, stand near the grave of Joseph Bruno, a former Schuylkill County detective who led an armed assault on a group of unarmed paraders on election eve, Nov. 5, 1934, in an incident that became known as the Kelayres Massacre.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Times Leader

HUD wants county to put $10M in loan fund

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is trying to force Luzerne County to put $10 million into the county's community development business loan fund because seven projects that received loans have not created jobs.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Officials: URS will close its doors in June

Employees and clients of United Rehabilitation Services in Hazleton were summoned to the facility's lunch room Wednesday afternoon and told that the agency would shut its doors in June.

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The Citizens' Voice

UGI plans $85 million in upgrades

UGI Utilities will spend more than $85 million in fiscal year 2014 to replace natural gas mains and complete a variety of system enhancement projects.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Tax Day is here, but your filing deadline may not be

Dressed up like the Statue of Liberty, William Stanley, an employee of Liberty Tax Service in the Southgate Office Complex, South Church Street, Hazleton Pa., waves to motorist on Monday, April 14, 2014, as a reminder that Tuesday is Tax Day.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Carbon commissioners fear loss of 911 funding [Standard-Speaker, Hazleton, Pa. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 13--JIM THORPE -- Carbon County commissioners recognized its emergency dispatchers for this week's National Public Safety Communicators Week as county commissioners statewide wrestled with the potential loss of a key stream of funding for their 911 communications centers.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

WNEP-TV Moosic

Demolition Cleanup in Hazleton

On Thursday, workers finally started removing the debris from an apartment building in Hazleton that was hit by fire a year ago.

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Centre Daily Times

Homicide investigators learn the finer points of murder

The Pennsylvania Homicide Investigators Association has been gathering in State College for 10 years to share information and learn best ideas that will help them solve the worst crimes.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Times-Tribune

House leader emphasizes need for municipal pension reform

A House Republican leader emphasized Tuesday the need for action to help restore fiscal solvency to hundreds of municipal pension plans so they can continue to meet commitments to current employees and retirees.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Times Leader

Police reports for Monday, April 7

Edison Casado, 26, of Alter Street, Hazleton faces charges of aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment as the result of a fight around noon Sunday in the area of West Third and Alter streets, police said.

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The Citizens' Voice

Mullery faces smaller funding lead in contested race

One incumbent state lawmaker from Northeastern Pennsylvania facing a contest in this year's primary or general election has a smaller lead in voter registration and finances than other legislators running unopposed.

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The Times Leader

Assault weapon reported stolen

Frank Danko, 49, of Hazleton said his WASP-10 AK 47 assault rifle was stolen between Friday and Sunday from the 1000 block of Allen Drive.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

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LCCC's emergency alert system passes test [Standard-Speaker, Hazleton, Pa. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 05--When leaders decided to close Luzerne County Community College after receiving a threat on March 27, they issued a message telling students and faculty to leave at 9:30 a.m. Inside the operations center of the college in Nanticoke, Bill Barrett turned to monitors showing video from security cameras around ... (more)

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Times Leader

Business Agenda

A Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber Women in Business Luncheon on Tuesday, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:10 p.m. at The Westmoreland Club, 59 S. Franklin St. Wilkes Barre.

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The Citizens' Voice

LCCC satisfied with response to email threat

When leaders decided to close Luzerne County Community College after receiving a threat on March 27, they issued a message telling students and faculty to leave at 9:30 a.m. Inside the operations center of the college in Nanticoke, Bill Barrett turned to monitors showing video from security cameras around campus.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Times News

Bids opened for demolition projects

Schuylkill County commissioners on Wednesday opened bids for three demolition projects.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

House advances Act 47 bill

House lawmakers set the stage for a floor vote today on an Act 47 overhaul bill that would allow police and firefighter unions to appeal a decision to end municipal distressed status.

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Fire Weather Watch for Luzerne County was issued at April 23 at 3:35AM EDT

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