Toohil to Host Health Walk

Aug. 31, 2018 /

HAZLETON – In an effort to promote a healthy lifestyle for her constituents, Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) is hosting a group exercise event on Friday, Sept. 14. Participants are invited to join Toohil for a health walk at the Laurel Mall, 106 Laurel Mall Drive in Hazle Township. They are asked to gather at 8 a.m. at the mall’s Center Court.

Mobile Veterans Center to Visit Hazleton Sept. 11, Says Toohil

Aug. 30, 2018 /

HAZLETON – State Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) today announced the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Mobile Veterans Center (MVC), which provides free outreach and counseling services to veterans and their families, is scheduled to visit Hazleton on Tuesday, Sept. 11.

Toohil Takes Part in Hearing on Power Outages

Aug. 10, 2018 /

TOBYHANNA TOWNSHIP – Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) joined other lawmakers in Monroe County on Thursday to discuss the serious implications of power outages and what can be done to better prepare and improve the reliability of Pennsylvania’s electrical infrastructure. The hearing was organized by the House Majority Policy Committee and featured the testimony of emergency responders, local tourism and government officials, and utility company representatives

PennDOT Offers Winter Maintenance Jobs, Says Toohil

Jul. 12, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will again sponsor a winter maintenance program for a variety of positions to supplement the permanent workforce, according to Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne).

State Program Provides Free Produce to Area Seniors, Says Toohil

May. 17, 2018 /

HAZLETON – Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) is encouraging eligible seniors living in the 116th Legislative District to take advantage of a Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture program that provides vouchers worth $20 that can be used to purchase produce at participating farmers markets and roadside stands.

Mobile Veterans Center to Visit Hazleton Feb. 13, Says Toohil

Feb. 07, 2018 /

HAZLETON – State Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) today announced the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Mobile Veterans Center (MVC), which provides free outreach and counseling services to veterans and their families, is scheduled to visit Hazleton on Tuesday, Feb. 13.

Mobile Veterans Center to Visit Hazleton Jan. 9, Says Toohil

Jan. 02, 2018 /

HAZLETON – State Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) today announced the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Mobile Veterans Center (MVC), which provides free outreach and counseling services to veterans and their families, is scheduled to visit Hazleton on Tuesday, Jan. 9.

Mobile Veterans Center to Visit Hazleton Dec. 12, Says Toohil

Dec. 11, 2017 /

HAZLETON – State Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) today announced the Department of Veterans Affairs’ Mobile Veterans Center (MVC), which provides free outreach and counseling services to veterans and their families, is scheduled to visit Hazleton on Tuesday, Dec. 12.

LIHEAP Program Now Open, Says Toohil

Nov. 15, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – The state’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for home heating assistance grants, Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) said today.

Toohil Announces Free Immunization Clinic

Sep. 08, 2017 /

HAZLETON – With the 2017-18 school year in full swing, state Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne)is reminding parents of a free back-to-school immunization clinic being offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

Toohil to Host Senior Expo on Sept. 14

Aug. 22, 2017 /

HAZLETON – In her continuing effort to keep older residents in the Hazleton area informed about the programs and services available to them, Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne) will once again host a Senior Citizens Expo. The free event will take place on Thursday, Sept. 14, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Boscov’s wing of Laurel Mall, 106 Laurel Mall Road in Hazle Township.

Department of Education Restores Funding Cut to Hazleton Area School District, Says Toohil

Jun. 02, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) today restored $613,000 in Basic Education Funding (BEF) to the Hazleton Area School District (HASD) that had been cut from the district’s 2016-17 budget, according to Rep. Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne). The funding reduction had resulted from a recalculation of the district’s state allocation as required by the BEF formula.