| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:54 PM
Bethlehem boxer Ronald Cruz and the Sands have proven to be a good mix.
Cruz has appeared twice on cards at the Sands — once outside and the last time inside the new Event Center — and each time the event was a success largely because of Cruz...
| May 10, 2012
| 1:30 PM
"Mad Men" actress January Jones ate her placenta (to be fair, dried and made into a pill). Alicia Silverstone chews up veggies and deposits them mama-bird-style into her baby son's mouth. And model Gisele Bundchen says her diaper-free son was toilet...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:57 PM
In the delightful 1970 movie "The Cheyenne Social Club," Jimmy Stewart plays an aging Texas cowpoke whose dream of becoming "a respectable Republican businessman" comes true when he inherits a thriving business up in Wyoming.
It turns out the business...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:56 PM
'Tis the season for area high schools to honor some of its all-time best athletes, coaches and teams.
At Northern Lehigh tonight, the school will welcome five individuals and a championship team into its Slatington/Northern Lehigh Ring of Honor. The...
| Nov 27, 2012
Wendell D. Garrett, a historian and authority on American decorative arts who was widely known for his appearances as an appraiser on the long-running PBS series "Antiques Roadshow," has died. He was 83.
Garrett died Nov. 14 of natural causes at a...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Ashley Spiker and Bryan Hagerich, both of Somerset, are announcing their engagement.
Miss Spiker is the daughter of Clayton and Diana Spiker, Meyersdale. She is a 2000 graduate of Meyersdale Area High School and a 2004 graduate of the University of...
| Dec 2, 2012
Parkway Neuroscience and Spine Institute
Dr. Peter Campbell is the newest neurosurgeon at Parkway Neuroscience and Spine Institute in Hagerstown.
He joins fellow neurosurgeons John R. Caruso, Brian Holmes, Neil Patrick O’Malley and Michael G....
| May 26, 2011
| 9:50 AM
The violent tornado that ravaged Joplin, Mo., killing at least 117, had hospital employees rushing to transport patients to safety at the last few minutes and forced others into refrigerators for shelter. There was 20 minutes of advance warning provided...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Northern Lehigh will induct six new members into its athletic "Ring of Honor" on Thursday, Dec. 22 at halftime of a varsity boys basketball game between the Bulldogs and visiting Catasauqua. The new inductees include the late Bo Tkach as well as Cathi...
| May 6, 2011
| 1:30 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Kim Hoelmer stood beneath a tree in eastern China a year ago and studied its leaves.
He scanned a section as sunlight passed through the foliage, revealing the backlit image of the first thing he was looking for - an egg mass...
| May 21, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Bonnie Amalfitano was the mother of four children, but by all accounts, she was a mother to many more in the community, known for feeding and providing emotional support to many of her children’s friends.
“Our house was open to all their...
| May 31, 2011
| 3:53 PM
SEPT. 9, 1938-MAY 29, 2011
J. Michael Boyd, a crop-protection specialist based in Hagerstown, Md., died suddenly on May 29, 2011, surrounded by family and friends. He was 72.
Complications from surgery earlier in the week was the cause of death....