A Nesquehoning patrolman will face a homicide by vehicle charge in a fatal crash on Route 209 last May.
In addition, Steven Homanko, 26, of Beaver Meadows, faces charges of aggravated assault by vehicle, involuntary manslaughter, reckless endangering another person, reckless driving, careless driving, driving a vehicle at an unsafe speed and failure to drive on the right side of the roadway.
The homicide by vehicle and aggravated assault charges are both felonies of the third degree.
A Tamaqua man faces multiple charges following a vehicle stop in Tamaqua on April 26.
An officer on patrol saw an expired inspection sticker on a Chevrolet Blazer and stopped the vehicle in the area of Stadium Hill and Spruce Street. The driver was identified as Casey Richard Snyder, 34, of 16 Clay St., Tamaqua.
WHITEHALL - Success came in many forms during yesterday's Colonial League and Eastern Pennsylvania Conference Track and Field Championships.
For some, it was a place. For others, those triumphant moments presented themselves as a time, distance, height or simply the satisfaction from achieving a personal goal.
But one thing is certain: All four teams from the Times News area that participated in the first day of competition at Whitehall High School certainly had reason to leave with their heads...
Some moms want a spa day. Some moms crave chocolate. And some moms just want a little fancy pampering.
If your mom falls into that last category, consider throwing her a tea party this Mother's Day.
And it's so much easier than it sounds.
Brew up some of her favorite teas. Purchase some high-quality sweets some beautiful candies and chocolates, as well as some delicate cakes are ideal.
True to the tea party theme, everything should be small. So if you can't find small pastries, get some that...
It's not exactly the Magic Kingdom.
However, Disneynature's "Monkey Kingdom" contains its own kind of charm.
The setting is the ruins of an ancient city in the Sri Lanka Polonnaruwa jungle. The ruins (known as Kiri Vihara, Manik Vihara and Rankoth Vihara), and in particular an outcropping called Castle Rock, has been taken over by a species of monkeys known as toque macaque.
In the excellent and personable narration by Tina Fey, the monkeys are given names and a storyline unfolds. A female...