Tamaqua businessman Ed Paperman is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the armed robbers who entered the We R Cigarrettes Store, Mauch Chunk Street, on Friday morning, Dec. 3. Details of the robbery were published in Friday and Saturday's editions of the TIMES NEWS.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call borough police at (570) 668-5000.