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Officers Seize 17 Poodles in Schuylkill County
Police and humane officers in Schuylkill County said a newspaper ad for free poodles led to the discovery of 17 dogs and a cat in deplorable conditions.
Bond of friendship
Two couples, total strangers, became instant friends Saturday morning in Tamaqua after a valuable, lost savings bond was found and returned to the rightful party.
Helping at the Depot Park
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/TIMES NEWS @Caption Stand Alone:Clean-up work in Tamaqua Removing roots at Tamaqua's Depot Square Park are Tony Fulmer of Quakake, left, and Raymond "Ziggy" Ziegenfuss of Tamaqua.
Quakake Fire Company holds truck housing
"This truck replaces our 1992/1993 International KME, which was sold to a fire company in Oakland Township," said Fire Chief Scott Brill Jr. The program started off with a prayer and blessing by Pastor Bob Adams, who praised the hard work and efforts by all the volunteers firefighters.