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The Magic of Christmas
Stahl knows how to combine wood scraps, thrown-away items and yard sale "junque" to create birdhouse masterpieces for the home or backyard.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Times Leader
N.J. men sentenced in string of area robberies
Two former New Jersey residents have been sentenced to federal prison in connection with a string of armed robberies in the Hazleton area in 2011 and 2012, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Schuylkill County court news
Franklin Costenbader Sr. was granted a divorce from Amanda L. Costenbader, both of 419 Rolling Mill Avenue, Tamaqua.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Don't be fooled by warm...
It may feel like the beginning of spring now with temperatures rising to near 60 on Thursday, but don't get used to it.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Several arraigned in Schuylkill County...
Several area residents were arraigned on Monday in Schuylkill County by District Attorney Karen Byrnes-Noon on criminal counts.
Troop 777's newest Eagle Scout...
Connor Veglia, Tamaqua, a member of Troop 777, became the Black Rock District's 80th Eagle Scout at a ceremony Sunday at St. John's United Church of Christ in Tamaqua.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Doing more with less
That's the question faced by the Tamaqua Public Library, 30 South Railroad St., a heavily-utilized resource facing a unique situation.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Thankful for those who protect
At this time of Thanksgiving, we express appreciation to first responders and give heartfelt thanks to fearless men and women, those brave-hearted volunteers who take a pledge to protect our lives and property.
Tamaqua Patrolman Tom Rodgers assists Duane Roy Allen, 25, of 118 N. Railroad St., from the police cruiser after Allen was caught this morning going through vehicles in the Lafayette/Catawissa Street area of the borough.
The Citizens' Voice
Advocates seek stronger housing trust fund
Housing advocates say it's time to give the state Housing Trust Fund the revenue it needs to carry out its goals of attacking neighborhood blight, allowing the elderly to stay in their homes and helping low-income Pennsylvanians avoid being homeless on a statewide basis.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Lebanon Daily News
Police blotter, 11/27
A Lebanon man has been jailed for a variety of drug offenses, one involving a horse tranquilizer, the Lebanon County district attorney's office said Tuesday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Three displaced in Tamaqua fire
Two adults and a teen fled into the street in early morning darkness Saturday after fire broke out in their Dutch Hill home in Tamaqua.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
One special moment in time
But political differences didn't deter enthusiastic Tamaquans from turning out to greet the future commander-in-chief.
Remembering JFK: Summit Hill mayor said 'Part of me died that day'
Local residents shared where they were, what they were doing and how they felt when they heard the sad news that our beloved president had been shot.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Special Assignment: JFK Visits Tamaqua
All week, we've been taking you back in time to the 1960s, when then Senator John F. Kennedy campaigned in Pennsylvania just before he was elected president.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Black smoke visible miles away from commercial fire in Lehigh Co.
The fire was reported shortly before noon at the Seedway seed plant, 5901 Vera Cruz Rd., in Upper Milford Township.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Lawmakers OK Small Games of Chance At Bars
State lawmakers have approved a new bill that would allow small games of chance at bars and taverns, which they said will means millions more a year in revenue for the state.
St. Jerome's lists honor roll...
St. Jerome's Regional School in Tamaqua has released its honor roll for the first quarter of the 2013-2014 school year.
Schuylkill court news
Samantha M. Yacheva, 59 Mahanoy Avenue, Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Michael K. Yacheva, 7 S. Fifth Avenue, Barnesville.