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Mahoning Township Police are attempting to identify the pictured suspect for a June 27 burglary between 1-3 a.m. at the Dollar Tree, Route 443 in Lehighton. All tips will remain anonymous. If anyone has any information regarding the identity of the suspect or burglary, call Mahoning Township police at 570-386-2241 and reference case number 1471-2017.
A Schuylkill County man has been charged following an incident involving loud music and a gun. State police at Frackville said the incident occurred at 4:38 p.m. Sunday in the area of 114 Broad St., in Arnot’s Addition village in New Castle Township. Troopers said Robert Woollam, 76, became upset about music being played by his neighbor, Samuel Steffie, 46. He then approached Steffie in his backyard armed with a rifle. Woollam pointed the rifle at Steffie and demanded that he turn down the...
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Tamaqua’s Josh Inama prepares to slide into third base during Tuesday's game against Kutztown. RON GOWER/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS
The team that makes fewer mistakes normally has the advantage. Unfortunately for Tamaqua on Tuesday, they made a ton of them. Tamaqua had three hiccups in the top of the first inning, and Kutztown was able to post four early runs on the board. Seven Tamaqua errors later, and Kutztown eventually doubled up on Tamaqua in a Schuylkill-Berks legion game, 14-7. “It was one of those games,” said Tamaqua coach Todd Heisler. “There was just nothing we could do today; it was that kind of day.
PHOTO COURTESY ROBERT MONDAVI Copyright - Scott Peterson
Here’s a recipe for an adults-only popsicle from Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi. Yield: Six 3-ounce popsicles Ingredients: Red Layer: 2 cups halved, hulled strawberries 1 tablespoon sugar 2 tablespoons cabernet sauvignon White Layer: 1 cup Greek yogurt 2 tablespoons heavy cream 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 2 tablespoons lime juice Blue Layer: 2 cups blueberries ½ cup blackberries 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 2 tablespoons lime juice Make each layer as follows:
“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” could more aptly be subtitled “Lousy Screenplays Tell No Tales.” Therein lies the problem with the fifth installment in the “Pirates of the Caribbean” series that stars Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow, who doesn’t so much swashbuckle as sashay, speaks with an at times difficult to understand drunken lisp, and rolls his eyes at every ironic aside in the grand manner of a silent movie star. “...