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  1. Tamaqua Powder Puff Football game...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Times News

    On the surface, the Powder Puff Football matchups held Thursday night at the Tamaqua Area Sports Complex were for bragging rights. While the participants took the games seriously, the final outcome, which saw the senior team defeat the freshmen team, wasn't the event's main storyline.

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  2. Schuylkill County courtRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | Times News

    A number of defendants scheduled for preliminary hearings before District Judge Stephen Bayer of Tamaqua on May 3 walked out of court with their cases dismissed or withdrawn. One defendant failed to appear and had a warrant issued for her arrest while another had his case heard and held for trial in Schuylkill County court.

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  3. Schuylkill County court - ARDRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | Times News

    ... service. Rivera must pay $350 to offset the cost of the program. Joseph Rolenaitis, 22, of Middleport: Charged by Tamaqua police with resisting arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia on June 21, 2015. Baldwin admitted him into the program for ... 1 comment

  4. South takes senior games leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Times News

    ... making it a tight race, with a combined score of 410. Monday's event was miniature golf at Heisler's Dairy Bar in Tamaqua due to a washout on Friday that forced the games coordinator to switch things around a bit. a Men age 60 to 64: Dave Getz of ...

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  5. Dinner to benefit Tamaqua libraryRead the original story

    Monday May 9 | Times News

    The Tamaqua Public Library is holding a beef/chicken platter dinner on Thursday. The event is being sponsored by the Mauch Chunk Trust Company and all proceeds will benefit the library. 3 comments

  6. Mother's Day GiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Times News

    ... is the biggest flower buying holiday next to Valentine's Day," Smith said. Edward's Flowers has been in business in Tamaqua since 1992 and will sell over 1,000 colorful carnations this weekend. "Lilies and roses are also very popular," Smith said. ...

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  7. May QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Times News

    A decades long tradition continued this year at Marian Catholic High School in Hometown with the annual May procession on May 2. Molly Karnish of Tamaqua was the 2016 May Queen who crowned the Blessed Mother at the end of the procession. Members of the May Queen Court included: Danielle Spillman, Melissa Ramirez, Carnish, Deaynna Koskulitz; Tyler Wackley, Jack Hurst, Henry Hinchey and Ryan Kelly.

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  8. Saturday Diary: Mom was great, but she was no wizard in the kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Post-gazette.com

    ... cook and meat cutter. The pay he sent home helped him and my mother open a less-than-successful grocery store in Tamaqua, another coal town, around 1946. Corner stores operated seven days a week, leaving my mother little time for cooking. Within a ...

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  9. Road closed on Owl Creek RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Times News

    Owl Creek Road in Tamaqua is closed after a large tree fell this evening, taking out power lines in the process.

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  10. Fire damages Tamaqua houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Times News

    Fast response by Tamaqua firefighters Friday afternoon averted what could have been an explosive situation. Responders were dispatched to a reported house fire at 212 Penn St. at 3:28 p.m. According to Chief Tom Hartz, a person at that residence was attempting to ignite an acetylene torch in the basement when the unit's fuel tank caught fire.

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  11. Group forms to raise funds for...Read the original story

    Friday May 6 | Times News

    ... said. In the meantime, Lansford residents who used the pool last year will have the opportunity to get into the Tamaqua Pool at the same cost they paid last year. Memberships will be available for a limited time - May 10-12 and May 17-19. On those ...

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  12. PA: Pottsville Railroad Plans More Excursions From Union StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Mass Transit

    ... Station, departing from there at 10:15 a.m. and returning at 4:45 p.m. Tickets for riders leaving and returning to Tamaqua Station will be $24 each, according to Fisher. "As you ride along the way enjoying the scenery, a 'special treat' of a family ... 20 comments

  13. Discovery of remains a portal to different eraRead the original story

    Thursday May 5 | Times News

    This week's news of the macabre discovery of human remains beneath floor boards in a Tamaqua attic is hard to ignore. What we know is that members of a Tamaqua family pried up a few boards and uncovered a box. 8 comments

  14. Tamaqua residents warned about...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Times News

    You're never too old, or too young, to be the victim of a scam. That was the message given to almost three dozen Tamaqua area residents who attended a "Scam Jam" at the Tamaqua Salvation Army on Wednesday.

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  15. Postal workers rally around Lansford co...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Times News

    ... known as non-Hodgkin's T cell lymphoma. Michelle, wife of Jason Hermany, is a Lansford letter carrier who resides in Tamaqua. Michelle's position with the postal service (City Carrier Assistant) does not receive health benefits. She loves music, ...

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  16. H.S. Track and Field: Blue Mtn. girls down Tamaqua, repeat D-I titleRead the original story

    Thursday May 5 | Standard Speaker

    OWRISGSBURG - Caroline Rickard has been one of the leaders for the Blue Mountain girls' track and field team all season. The senior, along with the rest of her teammates on the 3,200 relay team, helped set the tone for what ended as a championship day for

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  17. Human remains unearthed in Tamaqua atticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Times News

    In February, skeletal remains of an infant, believed to be from the 1920s, were discovered beneath floorboards of a house on this quiet area of the 200 block of Clay Street. By coincidence, the same Tamaqua neighborhood was under scrutiny in 1937 when toddler Jerome Coonon disappeared from a nearby backyard and was never seen again.

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  18. drug sting Addresses part of a serious problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Times News

    The seriousness of the day's affairs can be seen on the face of Tamaqua cop Doug Springer in the midst of Monday's large-scale drug offensive. DONALD R. SERFASS/TIMES NEWS The streets in eastern Schuylkill County are a bit safer after Monday's roundup of more than two dozen suspected drug dealers or users.

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  19. 21 busted for drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Times News

    "Our job is to arrest them," says Tamaqua Police Chief Rick Weaver on Monday morning as police round up 29 suspected drug dealers and users. DONALD R. SERFASS/TIMES NEWS Most were rounded up early in the day and charged by afternoon, including three the police hadn't planned on arresting.

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  20. Dozens charged in Pennsylvania as authorities conduct drug sweepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Fox News

    Authorities in Pennsylvania conducted drug raids in Schuylkill County on early Monday for dozens accused of drug-related charges, The Reading Eagle reported. The city of Tamaqua, which is outside Allentown, has seen an increase in heroin-related deaths in recent months, the report said. 1 comment

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