Those helping the unemployed might soon find themselves in their clients own shoes. Recent figures released by the white house show a steep cut in Job Search Assistance if the sequester happens. Pennsylvania will lose about $866,000 in funding. That will affect those who need job referrals and placement like Colleen Gahllagher, who was recently…

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The Tamaqua Railroad Station has a rich history not only important here, but to the entire Schuykill and neighboring counties. The station first served as a horse-drawn railroad. Then, in 1833, it became the first commercial railroad to haul anthracite coal by steam engine and was also used as a passenger station.  But after it…

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Another shooting occured Monday afternoon. Police said that it is unrelated to the fatal shooting that happened Saturday night. Police were informed of shots that were fired on Monday afternoon near the Dollar General in Hazleton between Church and Beech Street. When they arrived they realized that multiple vehicles were involved. Hazleton Police Chief, Frank DeAndrea, said…

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It’s a symbol of faith, that remains shrouded in mystery. What is thought to be the burial cloth of Jesus Christ is now located in St. Michael’s in Shenandoah for the next two weeks. Although it is a replica people still believe that it conveys exactly what Jesus went through for his people. People from all over Pennsylvania…

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West Maple Street was quiet Monday, near a small memorial in remembrance of 19 year old Angel Villalobos. Loved ones lit candles and wrote kind words about their friend. Angel known by some as little angel was shot multiple times Saturday night and later died at Hazleton General Hospital. He was found by police in the 500 block…

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[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2s20DlSEjPY] Hazleton’s boys basketball team was eliminated from conference play on Saturday with Scranton’s 54-46 win. Sal Biasi of Hazleton dropped 25, while Karlon Quiller of Scranton answered with 29. Scranton will go on to play Williamsport with that date TBA. Stay tuned to News 13 sports for the very latest.

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This is a Catholic mass produced weekly in Hazleton, PA for the shut-in’s or anyone seeking inspiration. Please visit www.ssptv.com for more of our shows. This mass is for Sunday February 24, 2013.

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Located in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania USA, The Schuylkill Historical Fire Museum is a hidden treasure and a tribute showcasing the early firefighters and the equipment. This is a short documentary showing off what the Schuylkill Historical Fire Society is all about. The Schuylkill Historical Fire Society is dedicated to the preservation of historical fire apparatus and…

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