| Aug 20, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Â This was written in response to my column about publicizingÂ data that shows much each teacher has raised his or her students test scores. MostÂ teachers objected. This one did not.Â …………………R...
| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:33 PM
BASEBALL LEGEND: A former White Sox player stole home because he thought he saw the "steal home" sign...from his former manager! STATUS: I'm Going With False. Jimmy Dykes is one of the most colorful characters in the history of baseball......
| Apr 14, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Pro football is coming to Broadway. "Lombardi," Eric Simonson's new play about legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi, will open Oct. 21 at the Circle in the Square Theatre, according to the show's producers. Veteran actor Dan Lauria, best......
| Apr 18, 2010
Geno Auriemma isn't exactly sure what defines a dynasty. How many years? How many championships?
But he knows they exist.
"I remember growing up in Philadelphia in the '60s, and people would ask, 'How's your basketball team?' You'd say, 'Pretty good,'...
| Jun 5, 2010
John Wooden, the UCLA basketball coach who became an icon of American sports while guiding the Bruins to an unprecedented 10 national championships in the 1960s and '70s and remained in the spotlight during retirement with his "Pyramid of Success"...
| Jul 2, 2010
The Saints will be marching in July, before training camp kicks off. The Lombardi trophy, the Saintsations, and various team memorabilia will visit 10 cities in 4 states as part of the club's championship tour.
The tour dates are:
Monroe (July 7; Monroe...
| Jan 19, 2010
"Run the football, play good defense and avoid turnovers".
For many years, it's been considered the football formula for success. Vince Lombardi, Don Shula and Chuck Noll were among the hall of fame coaches who believed in those basic strategies for...
| Jan 28, 2010
| 12:16 PM
Mayors bet food on Colts, Saints Super Bowl game.
Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard amd New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin have challenged each other to a friendly wager on the outcome of the Super Bowl.
If the COLTS win, Nagin will send Ballard CDs from several...
| Feb 2, 2010
| 7:58 AM
NEW: In a press conference Wednesday afternoon, IPS Superintendent Dr. Eugene White issues one hour delay Monday.
This after the State Department of Education told the district declaring a two hour delay after the Super Bowl doesn't qualify as an...
| Feb 5, 2010
Indianapolis Colts receiver Reggie Wayne suffered a small knee injury on Friday afternoon during practice in Davie, Fla, but it's not expected to affect his status for the game.
It happened in the last 20 minutes of practice while he was running routes,...
| Feb 8, 2010
The sad thing is, he might not remember a thing.
Sitting on the podium at the middle of Sun Life Stadium, a one year-old boy was shown with headphones affixed to his ears, while his eyes and his mouth were wide open as the confetti fluttered in the...
| Feb 19, 2010
Nearly two weeks later, the Colts finally made it back to Lucas Oil Stadium.
There was something missing from the celebration many had planned to have. Instead of the entire Colts team, only a small lot of players were in attendance.
The confetti and...