| May 24, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Memorial Day is Fish For Free Day in Pennsylvania. On Monday, both residents and non-residents of Pennsylvania can take advantage of fishing on Pennsylvania's waterways without needing a license to catch or harvest fish.
If you've got relatives coming in...
| May 29, 2012
Now that Memorial Day has unofficially kicked off the summer season, warm-weather enthusiasts quickly turn to spending time on the water. Whether you boat, tube or paddle, heading out on the water on a hot summer day is refreshing, invigorating and...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 5:51 PM
By Friday night, we knew it would take until Week 10 for the Lehigh Valley Conference football title to be decided.
Now everyone will have to wait a little longer to find out which teams will enter the postseason as league champions.
Another day without...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Brown County was unsuccessful in its attempt to buy a 157-acre parcel of land northeast of the Brown County Fairgrounds at an auction on Oct. 26.
The winning bid by a private buyer was $8,300 per acre, which comes out to about $1.3 million.
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:55 PM
Milt Campbell, a versatile athlete who became the first African American to win a gold medal in the Olympic decathlon, besting then-world record holder Rafer Johnson at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games, has died. He was 78.
Campbell, who went on to...
| Aug 25, 2012
Steve Van Buren, a Hall of Fame running back who led the Philadelphia Eagles to NFL titles in 1948 and 1949, died of pneumonia Thursday in Lancaster, Pa., the Eagles said. He was 91.
The former Louisiana State star, nicknamed "Wham-Bam" for his quick and...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 12:43 PM
The Indianapolis Colts today received cornerback Vontae Davis in a trade with the Miami Dolphins in exchange for a second-round pick and a conditional late-round pick in 2013.
“Bottom line with this move today is we got better as a football team,&...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Taking a kid fishing just got a lot more exciting in Pennsylvania.
During the fall meetings of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission held in Pittsburgh last week, the agency unveiled its Mentored Youth Pilot Program that will allow children under the...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:33 PM
The first week of the 2012 football season saw Lehigh Valley Conference teams pummel some nonleague opponents (Emmaus beat Germantown 40-0) and scuffle against others (Freedom fell 16-14 to East Stroudsburg South).
Now the fun of league play begins....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 6:11 PM
It's still way too warm out to be considered fall fishing, but the rain being dropped on the area and into local streams, rivers, ponds and lakes is a welcome sign for anglers who are dreaming of fall lunker fishing.
When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 8:27 PM
Bangor quarterback Brett Albinson, in his first start since the first half of last season, didn't have impressive numbers in last Friday's win over Saucon Valley.
But the senior's situation shows that numbers don't tell the whole story.
"He threw the...