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Ten pounds of potatoes too much for your holiday dinner? Five pounds too little? By Christmastime, consumers may be able to buy potatoes in 8-pound bags, a weight that, until now, has been illegal.
The Lebanon County commissioners are at odds over whether to sell Cedar Haven, the county's nursing home in South Lebanon Township.
I'm not entirely sure how much of an honor it is for a river to be named "Pennsylvania River of the Year," but for what its worth: Our westerly waterway is up for the honor, as one of five statewide nominees in the running for the 2014 title.
A Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County man is dead after being stabbed in his own home.
There was new information disclosed Monday about a stabbing in Schuylkill County.
Several area residents were arraigned on Monday in Schuylkill County by District Attorney Karen Byrnes-Noon on criminal counts.
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.
Scifo is working on his second album, "Redemption," as well as several charitable events, including a coat drive, a collection drive for the Philippines and a concert to benefit Penn State's THON.
Police say they received a report on Wednesday that a 79-year-old borough resident was conned out the money by a man who falsely identified himself as her grandson.
That's the question faced by the Tamaqua Public Library, 30 South Railroad St., a heavily-utilized resource facing a unique situation.
Candidate: James "Jamie" A. Barton, 49, of East Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County Party: Republican Office sought: State House of Representatives, 124th Legislative District.
CALGARY , Nov. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - EmberClear Corp. today announced its unaudited financial results for the three month period ended September 30, 2013 .
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.