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industrial city (1990 pop. 16,603), seat of Schuylkill co., E Pa., on the Schuylkill River; inc. 1847. Once an anthracite coal mining center, it manufactures plastic products, processed foods, transportation equipment, filters, apparel, beverages, and steel products, and is a distribution center. Pottsville was a rallying place for the Molly MaguiresMolly Maguires
, secret organization of Irish-Americans in the coal-mining districts of Pennsylvania. Its name came from a woman who led an extralegal, antilandlord organization in Ireland during the 1840s, and its membership was drawn from the Ancient Order of Hibernians, an
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, who were tried there in 1877.
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"We are thankful for the hard work and dedication of the Pottsville team and are committed to ensuring a seamless transition for our employees and nylon films customers."
One coin-operated rack was seized from a gas station in Pottsville and ripped apart miles away near Lake Dardanelle, a job that probably took hours.
After completing a two-year stint at a radio station, Rang became a news reporter at the Pottsville (Pa.) Republican, where she worked for nearly 20 years, rising up the ranks to managing editor before becoming the copy desk chief at the Morning Call in 2000.
In the appeal, which was filed by Robert Brant, the township's special counsel on legal issues concerning the quarry, Brant argued that protections for the environment and human health contained in the 12-page non-coal mining permit issued by the Pottsville mining office of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection are inadequate.
Cardamone and his associate, John Daly, Esquire, have over 40 combined years of litigating cases before the Allentown, Reading, Pottsville, Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Tannersville, and Easton Work Comp Judges.
Specifically, the weather service warns that Lancaster, Harrisburg, York, Williamsport, Lebanon, Chambersburg, Carlisle, Lower Allen, Hanover, Bloomsburg, Pottsville, Hershey, Ephrata, Colonial Park, Weigelstown, Elizabethtown, Waynesboro, Berwick, Columbia and Sunbury may experience flooding.
In the (https://www.facebook.com/ImpostersBravo/videos/2085827931633600/) trailer for Season 2, episode 5 of the Bravo series, Maddie (Inbar Lavi) arrives at her parents' house in Pottsville, Pennsylvania.
GNB Financial Services is the bank holding company for The Gratz Bank, headquartered in Gratz, Pennsylvania and operating four community banking offices located in Herndon, Valley View, Gratz, and Pottsville.
The firm also added properties in West Orange and Flemington, N.J.; and Pottsville, Pa.
The company is headquartered in Cranbury, New Jersey and has offices in Moody, Alabama, Pottsville, Pennsylvania; Valencia, California and Wuxi, China.
John Murga, CEO of the $133 million Hidden River Credit Union in Pottsville, Penn., has been appointed to the board of directors of the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association.