6 hrs ago
YMCA Christmas Party
The Tamaqua YMCA will host its annual Christmas party from 6-8 p.m. this Friday, at the Y center, located in the former Jamesway Shopping Plaza.
10 hrs ago
A generous present
The Borough of Tamaqua will be seeing quite a few improvements next year, thanks to the benevolence of the John E. Morgan Foundation.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Respect placard parking
The Tamaqua School District administrators and board members love it when people turn out in huge numbers to support school events, such as a recent holiday concert.
Officers installed at Tamaqua Lodge
Installation of officers services were held in October for the Patriarchs of Scott Encampment #132, Independent Order of Odd Fellows and the Brothers and Sisters of Lady Harmony Rebekah Lodge #86, both of Tamaqua.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Schuylkill court news
Sergion Chavez Jimenez, 224 W. Rowe St., Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Jill Fetterman, 319 E. Center St., Mahanoy City.
Our heroes are home
On Saturday, members of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, Company C, 1st Infantry Regiment, gathered at Hometown Armory, 106 Ardmore Ave., for a Freedom Salute to success in Operation Enduring Freedom.
The Citizens' Voice
Group hopes to strum up support for Senate Bill 76
In the past month, Liedike, the campaign manager of Real Reform 76, has traveled to Centre, Erie, Allegheny and Crawford counties.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Parishioners of the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Greenwood Street, Tamaqua, set up a Christmas putz, a miniature village type of platform that represents the Nativity.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Morning Call
Selkie Theatre unveils homey venue for Christmas
George B. Miller , Pat Kelly, Marcy Hake Repp and Kate Scuffle are the cast of Selkie Theatre's 'A Child's Christmas in Wales.'
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Schuylkill property transfers
Genevieve E. Snyder, Lititz, to Devin McGrevy, Allentown, tract containing 10.157 acres located on west side of State Route 309 leading from Tamaqua to State Route 895 in West Penn Township, $1 .
Carbon schools closed today; more snow forecast
All school districts in Carbon County, as well as Pleasant Valley School District in Monroe were closed as of 6:30 this morning, while Tamaqua Area closed its elementary schools and will be dismissing the middle school and high school at 10:30 a.m. Palmerton's school board meeting has also already been postponed until Dec. 17; and Our Lady of The ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Pocono robbers get up to 10 in prison
Two former New Jersey men involved in a string of armed robberies that terrorized convenience store owners in the Poconos for more than a month have received sentences of 71 2 and 10 years in federal prison.
One injured, three homeless in...
One person was injured and three people were left homeless as a result of a fast moving fire in Middleport Saturday night.
LISA PRICE/TIMES NEWS Snow didn't keep the Tamaqua faithful from venturing downtown to witness the annual tree lighting.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Poconos serial robbers sentenced to 7 1/2 and 10 years -
Two former New Jersey men involved in a string of armed robberies that terrorized convenience store owners in the Poconos for more than a month have received sentences of 71/2 and 10 years in federal prison.
Lansford man facing numerous charges in...
Police said that on Nov. 23, at 3:44 p.m., they were dispatched to Wal-Mart for a retail theft.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
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.