Nesquehoning approves 5-year garbage...
During a special meeting of borough council on Monday, the board voted to accept Tamaqua Transfer's apparent low bid for five years of service at a total cost of $1,413,049.
Judge hears theft and assault cases
Preliminary hearings for several theft and assault cases were scheduled at the beginning of this month in the court of District Judge Stephen Bayer in Tamaqua.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Worker Tied up During Armed Robbery
Police said the armed robbery happened just before 11 a.m. Monday at the Radio Shack in the Jamesway Plaza Shopping Center along Plaza Drive near Tamaqua.
Two waive charges in Tamaqua drug cases
Two people arrested by Tamaqua police on charges related to dealing drugs were scheduled for preliminary hearings before District Judge Stephen Bayer of Tamaqua recently.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Motorcycle stolen in Schuylkill County
A Tamaqua man said his 2003 Suzuki SV1000S motorcycle was stolen early Sunday morning, according to state police at Schuylkill Haven.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Camp helps visually impaired
He's hearing the bus and the swish of its door from the basement floor of the Tamaqua Community Art Center.
On the darker side of American history
That rule of thumb proved true in Tuscarora when auctioneers discovered a unique artifact of local and American history while liquidating an estate.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Ten years ago, a spirited group of volunteers showed what can be done when a community decides to build rather then destroy.
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Camp helps visually impaired learn new skills
ELLEN F. O'CONNELL / TIMES-SHAMROCK Jacob Morgan, 17, of Hazleton, rolls clay while attending a pottery workshop at the Tamaqua Community Arts Center in Tamaqua on Thursday.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Hometown crash victims identified
Those involved in a head-on collision 6:30 p.m. Monday in Hometown that sent six to the hospital have been identified.
On probation in Schuylkill County
Frederick King, 42, of Mahanoy City:charged by Tamaqua police with delivery of a controlled substance, possession with intent to deliver, criminal use of a communication facility, and possession of a controlled substance.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
No answer on Tamaqua man's death
Schuylkill County Coroner Dr. David J. Moylan III said Monday that an autopsy was conducted at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest by forensic pathologist Dr. Barbara Bollinger, and more information is being gathered.
Judge sentences Tamaqua meth lab...
A Tamaqua man who made methamphetamine in the home where he lived with his girlfriend and six-month-old daughter will spend 16 months to three years behind bars.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Fiance of Schuylkill County man who died following police taser incident speaks out
The fiance of a Schuylkill County man who died moments after police used taser guns on him is speaking out exclusively to 69 News.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Man Dies After Being Hit With Taser
Crime scene tape surrounded Fegley's Mini Mart on Center Street in Tamaqua, as well as the Sunoco station next door.
Police investigate death of man after...
Larry Neff/Special to the Times News A state police forensic team gathers evidence on the lot of J & J Sunoco, along Center Street in Tamaqua.
Crews respond to structure fire in Summit Hill
A home used for summer actvities such as gatherings and parties in Summit Hill was leveled by flames shortly after noon Friday.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Woman Charged After Infant's Body Found
State police arrested Tara Paltanavage of Blythe Township after the body of a newborn girl was found at a home near Tamaqua.
Night out celebration in Tamaqua
Tonight's the night to get out of the house, off of the porch and take part in a national effort to prevent crime.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Two Dozen Vehicles Hit by Vandalism Spree in Tamaqua
People in one Tamaqua neighborhood woke up Saturday morning to find someone damaged the paint jobs on their vehicles and now it will cost a pretty penny for the victims to get them fixed.