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Burglary at Pantry Quik in Hazleton

HAZLETON — Police are investigating a burglary at a convenient store in Hazleton.

Officers said they found the Pantry Quik on East Diamond Avenue was broken into early Tuesday morning and several items were taken. 42 more words


Hazleton Man Killed in a Hit and Run

HAZLETON — A Hazleton man is charged with a deadly hit and run in Luzerne County.

According to court papers, Luis Jimenez Reyes from Hazleton admitted to hitting Javier Miranda, 21, and then fleeing the scene. 207 more words


One Dead, One in Custody After Hit and Run

HAZLETON — A hit and run in Hazleton late Saturday night left one man dead.

Police say they later tracked down the vehicle and took the driver into custody. 106 more words


Parent Cleans Up Playground Covered in Sand

HAZLETON — Imagine this: a preschool director goes in to work to find the preschool playground covered in sand. It happened in Hazleton, but after the school announced it would have to close the playground, one preschool parent spent the day cleaning up the mess. 327 more words


Woman in Hospital After Cemetery Fence Rescue

HAZLETON — A woman who was impaled yesterday on a wrought-iron fence in Hazleton remains in the hospital tonight, but is expected to be okay. 260 more words


Woman Rescued, Her Leg Impaled on Cemetery Fence

HAZLETON — A woman was rushed to a hospital after her leg was impaled on a fence Tuesday afternoon in Luzerne County.

According to rescue crews, it happened around 4:30 p.m. 53 more words


One Statue Stolen, Another Damaged in Hazleton

HAZLETON — One Blessed Mother statue was stolen and another damaged on the same street in Hazleton.

A homeowner on Carson Street said someone tried moving a statue of Mary off her porch and damaged it in the process. 53 more words