| Jun 29, 2014
IronPigs manager Dave Brundage had the fortune of managing Raul Ibanez for four years in the minor leagues before giving him the news that he was getting the promotion to the majors in 1996. Brundage also got to work with Adam Jones, who was transitioning...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Since the Stellar Construction "Catch A Rising Star" Showcase parted ways with SportsFest in 2008 to provide the area with two high school basketball tournaments every July, only one boys team has swept both tournaments.
That was Allen in 2010.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Interstate 80 west in the Poconos was temporarily closed Tuesday morning due to a tractor-trailer fire.
Authorities said the tractor-trailer was near mile post 294 between the Scotrun Exit 298 for Route 611 and the Scranton Exit 293 for Interstate 380.....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Cameron Rupp caught Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez in spring training.
"His command was a little iffy — he had trouble throwing strikes — and the velocity wasn't there," the IronPigs catcher said of Gonzalez, a Cuban defector who received a $12-...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury had two hits and an RBI and Brandon McCarthy pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the Yankees defeated the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Monday in the opener of a four-game series at Yankee Stadium.
Brett Gardner had two hits and scored on ...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:15 AM
U.S. Bob Casey set expectations low for his performance going into last night’s fourth-annual softball game between his office and their major rival – fellow Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey and his staff.
“The fewer times I bat is usually...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods stole the early first-round show as the British Open got underway this morning at Hoylake. … The Dodgers will reportedly pursue Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon according to reports out of Los Angeles. …...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:15 AM
UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON, Scranton, conferred doctor of physical therapy degrees and master's degrees May 31. Area residents receiving degrees include:
Elizabeth Ryan, Stewartsville, N.J., Doctor of Physical Therapy degree with a major in physical...
| May 12, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Moravian College held commencement exercises at 10 a.m. May 10, in the outdoor quadrangle behind the Haupert Union Building on the Main Street Campus. T
Moravian College President Bryon L. Grigsby '90 conferred degrees to approximately 397 bachelor...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Cigna Corp. opened a new call center in the Pittsburgh, Pa., region with 100 new workers and 50 more who will be added by the end of the year.
The insurer is adding more customer service jobs to handle its increasing membership, the company said....
| May 23, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Click on the image above to view an interactive map of suburban farmers markets.
Grayslake summer market
3-7 p.m., June 4-Sept. 24, at Whitney and Center streets.
7 a.m.-1 p.m., June 4-Oct. 29, Dean Avenue...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Last year, Allentown’s Mayfair Festival of the Arts made the most radical changes in its history. After 26 years in the city’s Cedar Beach park, buffeted by rain and flooding and barely staying afloat, the festival moved to part of......