Wolf Administration Officials Host Cabinet in Your Community Event in Tamaqua April 03, 2018 SHARE Email Facebook Twitter Press Release Tamaqua, PA – Today, Wolf administration cabinet officials were joined by community members for a Cabinet in Your Community event at the Tamaqua Campus of Lehigh Carbon Community College. This series of events gives community members the opportunity to talk with their state government officials and discuss issues important to the region.“The Cabinet in Your Community series has had a tremendous impact on communities across the commonwealth since its inception in November,” said Governor Wolf. “For Pennsylvania to thrive, it is essential that government officials provide a platform for constituents to express the needs of their communities, and I am thrilled that individuals in Tamaqua had that opportunity today.”This event featured Department of Education Secretary Pedro Rivera, Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Patrick McDonnell, Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller, and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Rick Flinn. The department heads provided information on upcoming initiatives and responded to questions from community members.The next Cabinet in Your Community event is currently scheduled for Monday, April 16, at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock. This event will be hosted by the cabinet secretaries of the departments of Aging, Community and Economic Development, Human Services, and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency.
Edward Aaron Taylor Sr., age 34, of Cincinnati, Ohio and formerly of Brookville, died unexpectedly Sunday, June 2, 2019 at his residence in Cincinnati, Ohio.Born May 15, 1985 in Batesville, Indiana he was the son of Michael & Judy (Meyer) Taylor. On January 28, 2013 he was united in marriage to Miranda Washburn and she survives.Besides his wife Miranda, he is survived by his mother, Judy (Kevin King) Taylor of Brookville, Indiana; two children, Edward Aaron Taylor Jr., & Lillian Hope Taylor; a step-daughter, Ariannah Ison; eight brothers & sisters, Michelle (John) Taylor-Hicks of Metamora, Indiana, Amanda (Matthew) Kirkwood of Flower Mound, Texas, Melissa McMillin (Aaron Leffingwell) of Brookville, Indiana, Michael (Valerie) Taylor of Brookville, Indiana, Roger (Jessica) Zurborg of Brookville, Indiana, Crystal Miller (Tony Shirley) of Cincinnati, Ohio, Theresa Taylor of Cincinnati, Ohio and Anthony (Emily) Taylor of Tacoma, Washington; as well as several nieces, nephews & cousins.He was preceded in death by his father, Michael Taylor, a brother, David Zurborg, as well as grandmothers Lucille Taylor and Jacqueline Meyer, and his step-mother, Christine Taylor.A memorial gathering will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 from 6 to 8 P.M. at the Schilling Memorial Community Center, 900 Mill Street, Brookville.Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home is honored to serve the Taylor family, to sign the online guest book or send a personal condolence please visit www.phillipsandmeyers.com .