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... Department of Environmental Protection, told FERC on Thursday that the PennEast pipeline Co. has obtained access to land in less than 35 percent of the New Jersey section of the route, which would run about 118 miles from Luzerne County, Pa. to ...
Tyler Gransden opens up Luzerne County Community College's 49th annual commencement by singing the national anthem on Thursday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Township.

Luzerne County, which includes Hazleton and nearby Wilkes-Barre, flipped big for Trump in November and was essential to his narrow victory in the usually reliable blue state.
The demand for natural gas across the country is expected to increase by 40 percent over the next decade and by even more in Pennsylvania, said Carl Marrara, vice president of government affairs for the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association. He said ...
The demand for natural gas is expected to increase by 40 percent over the next decade and even more in Pennsylvania, said Carl Marrara, vice president of government affairs for the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association. He said improved ...
The natural gas industry has the potential to restore the state's manufacturing sector, an official with the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association said at an energy briefing at Misericordia University on Wednesday. "Pennsylvania's natural gas ...

The demand for natural gas is expected to increase by 40 percent over the next decade and even more in Pennsylvania, said Carl Marrara, vice president of government affairs for the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association. He said improved ...
Two men have been arrested in the 2013 shooting death of a disc jockey and activist outside a northeastern Pennsylvania bar.
police blotter, marriage licenses, property transactions, divorces and child support in Luzerne County. ... Some state senators want to partially address the government's $3 billion deficit with a plan to sell naming rights for state buildings. ... The ...
Anthony P. Ardo, 47, was shot to death by Pennsylvania state police troopers shortly after 10 a.m. at his home in the 1300 block of Good Road in the township.
And as part of that overdue effort, the federal government is cracking down big time on violent, often drug-based gangs and gang members.
"That's where the governor has made a smart, strategic move," said Luzerne County Sen. John Yudichak, a moderate Democrat.
With the growing popularity of cremation - the practice has more than doubled in Luzerne County since 2002 - those involved in the handling of death said they expect the issue of what to do with the remains to come up more often.
With the growing popularity of cremation - the practice has more than doubled in Luzerne County since 2002 - those involved in the handling of death said they expect the issue of what to do with the remains to come up more often.
The district already has the highest property tax rate in Luzerne County at 17.5771 mills. A mill is $1 on every $1,000 of assessed property.
"That's where the governor has made a smart, strategic move," said Luzerne County Sen. John Yudichak, a moderate Democrat.

Uncertainty is more common than not for a diplomat - and most people seeking to "create something great,'' according to Francis Martin Campbell, M.A.
Harrisburg's infamously ill-fated incinerator project burned not only the career of longtime Mayor Stephen Reed, but conventional notions of how local government corruption investigations should be conducted. Pennsylvania law holds that local ...
Baseski, who co-owns four supermarkets in Luzerne County, challenged lawmakers to have colleagues "talk to the people in the trenches" who have to deal with the issue on a daily basis.
Such "administrative inspections" however, may, in certain circumstances, violate the constitutional rights of residents to be free from unwarranted searches, guaranteed by both the U.S.
Baseski, who co-owns four supermarkets in Luzerne County, challenged lawmakers to have colleagues "talk to the people in the trenches" who have to deal with the issue on a daily basis.
Assuming a 30 percent cut proposed in the new American health care Act passed by the House of Representatives along a party-line vote, Luzerne County schools would lose $785,583. Schools use Medicaid money to pay for ... Casey noted that in many ...
Such "administrative inspections" however, may, in certain circumstances, violate the constitutional rights of residents to be free from unwarranted searches, guaranteed by both the U.S.
The chamber fought imposition of mercantile taxes in Hazleton and West Hazleton, has coordinated over 2,000 volunteers each year in the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful campaign, and in 1984 formed a special steering committee that led to the formation of ...
Assuming a 30 percent cut proposed in the new American health care Act passed by the House of Representatives along a party-line vote, Luzerne County schools would lose $785,583. Schools use Medicaid money to pay for ... Casey noted that in many ...
Despite making scandalous and disturbing headlines, President Donald Trump appears to have a huge fan base in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, where people who helped the business mogul to win the elections in the first place still support the ... It ...
Starting today, anyone that is hired to work for Lackawanna County government in a managerial position or a non-union position will now be required to live in Lackawanna County itself.
He also cannot handle any cases before any municipal agencies, such as zoning boards. Haggerty, who has served as mayor of Kingston for 20 years, said he is proud of his time leading his hometown's government. ... Phillips, 38, has worked as an ...
The Commonwealth Court hears appeals in cases involving local government and serves as a trial court for lawsuits brought by or against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. There were four other Democrats in the primary for Commonwealth Court: state Rep ...
With 87 percent of districts reporting statewide as of about 11 p.m., Cosgrove, a Luzerne County native, had 146,917 votes - about 15 percent of the vote, landing him in fifth place among six Democratic contenders vying to serve on the court.
It will be interesting to see what percentage of Democrats and Republicans cast a ballot in the primary election - there are 107,268 registered Democrats in Luzerne County and 74,573 registered Republicans. Those are the latest numbers from the ...
The winners take office in January of 2018, the seventh year since Luzerne County voters decided to do away with the three-commissioner form of government. The only state wide contested races this time around are four seats on the superior court, and ...
It will be interesting to see what percentage of Democrats and Republicans cast a ballot in the primary election - there are 107,268 registered Democrats in Luzerne County and 74,573 registered Republicans. Those are the latest numbers ... Brian F ...
Because the national opioid addiction crisis cuts across the socioeconomic spectrum, it has forced a new government approach.
Luzerne County voters go back to the polls Tuesday for a primary election that has judicial, county, municipal and school offices on the ballot.
Low turnout is expected, and candidates for local offices in Luzerne County have not bought ads on broadcast TV in Northeast Pennsylvania. According to a review of records from the Federal Communications Commission, TV ads in the region have only ...
LEMONT FURNACE, Pa. - The Advisory Board of Penn State Fayette Inc. has named Debbie Powell Manchas and Joseph Segilia III, respectively, as the 2017 recipients of its Outstanding Fellow and Outstanding Alumna awards, it was announced at the board's ...
Northampton County Court of Common Pleas Judge Emil Giordano, who ran but lost in 2015; Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas Judge Paula Patrick, the first black woman endorsed by the Pennsylvania GOP for statewide office; and Lancaster County's District ...
AVOCA, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) Preparing for an emergency. That was the focus of a seminar at Wilkes-Barre Scranton International Airport on Friday.
A Blakely native with deep roots in Northeast Pennsylvania is in the running to be the interim director of the FBI. William "Bill"; Evanina, the U.S.
In 2010, he was elected to the Luzerne County government Study Commission, which wrote the county home rule charter. He has twin ... He works for the Pennsylvania Game Commission as a game lands management habitat supervisor and lives in DuPont.
In 2010, he was elected to the Luzerne County government Study Commission, which wrote the county home rule charter. He has twin ... He works for the Pennsylvania Game Commission as a game lands management habitat supervisor and lives in DuPont.
And since the student-loan system exists to help borrowers pay for their education, not to make a profit for the lender (the federal government), borrower service is a big part of what the servicers are being hired to do. Yet a lobbying group for the ...
HARRISBURG - Critics are increasingly questioning the costs spent on Pennsylvania appeals court elections and whether the positions should be elected at all.
Local government officials want to make the site off-limits to Americans in the military community. "It is not a site that we advertise as a tourist spot, nor a park or recreational spot," tourism official Kosuke Miyazato told Stars and Stripes.
This will be the third time council members are being selected since the new home rule form of government was put in place in 2012.
And since the student-loan system exists to help borrowers pay for their education, not to make a profit for the lender (the federal government), borrower service is a big part of what the servicers are being hired to do. Yet a lobbying group for the ...
WEST HAZLETON - Borough council severed ties with consultants who helped the community shed its "financially distressed" designation under state Act 47.
Members of the Chester County Sheriff's Color Guard stand at attention as Chester County FOP Lodge 11 held its annual law enforcement Memorial Service May 14, 2015, at the Lodge Headquarters at 218 N. Church St. in West Chester.


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