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Restaurant Manager Accused of Stealing from Couple

TAMAQUA — Alfonso Picone from Tamaqua is facing numerous theft charges.

The whole investigation started when an employee from Schuylkill County Senior Services noticed something wrong with an elderly couple’s finances. 336 more words


Tamaqua vs Pottsville baseball

Pottsville edged Tamaqua earlier this season in extra innings.  This time the two stalwarts of the Schuylkill League Baseball met in Pottsville.  Eli Nabholz outduels Bo Rotett as the Tide trips Tamaqua 3-0. 22 more words


Tamaqua Educator Up For Teacher of the Year

TAMAQUA — A teacher in Schuylkill County is in the running for best educator in the state and just a few weeks ago, we featured her school lesson on Newswatch 16. 310 more words


More Eyes on Security Cameras

TAMAQUA — Security cameras like the ones in Tamaqua have been keeping an eye on the streets for the last five years.

There are 10 of them throughout the borough being monitored by the police department. 274 more words


Postcards Wanted to Encourage a Social Studies Lesson

UPDATE (March 25) — The students have received postcards from all 50 states.

TAMAQUA — Mrs. Barron’s third grade class at Tamaqua Area Elementary is learning all about the land of the free. 338 more words


Teen Dead after Snowy Wreck in Schuylkill County

TAMAQUA — A teen is dead after a crash on Route 309 in Tamaqua.

Police said the 17-year-old girl from Nesquehoning was killed around 8 a.m. 156 more words


Snow, Ice Keeps Coming in Schuylkill County

TAMAQUA —  First responders and the Public Works Department had their hands full all day Sunday as the snow just didn’t seem to stop.

Piles of ice that built up during February are making it tough for folks who are trying to help clean up. 270 more words