| Jun 7, 2014
| 7:15 PM
There’s gold in them thar … spigots? Whitehall, Mont., residents say they're finding gold flakes in their tap water and it's raising concerns about what else might be in the water, nbcmontana.com reports.
The town gets its drinking...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The Stellar Summer High School Basketball League begins Tuesday night at Cedar Beach with 25 teams involved this year. Most interesting to me is that Reading is in the league this summer. All teams from the former LVC is involved. Emmaus was not in the...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Emmaus catcher Dan Findlay (below, right) has been named the Lehigh Valley Conference MVP in voting by the league's coaches. Emmaus coach John Schreiner was picked as the LVC coach of the year after leading the Green Hornets to a......
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Q: Why has there never been a guide rail erected at the hard curve on Schantz Road at the Schantz Spring reservoir to protect the spillway from wayward vehicles? PennDOT rumble-stripped the center line last year, but no guide rail. Also, repeated runoff...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:22 PM
I've been doing local sports-talk radio shows for 22 years and we've had some outstanding people as guests over the years ... the late Tug McGraw, Curt Schilling, Tommy John and Phillies announcers Tom McCarthy and Chris Wheeler and broadcasting legend...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:22 PM
All hail broke loose late Tuesday, at least here in Allentown and at various other places around the region, and bad weather once again was the big victor on the local sports calendar. All scheduled District 11 softball games were postponed, including the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:04 PM
The official unveiling of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference came Wednesday morning in a ballroom often used for wedding receptions at Woodstone Country Club in Danielsville.
The venue was appropriate for this marriage between the former Lehigh...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:18 PM
On Monday I was lucky enough to be assigned to a news conference by Sen. Bob Casey up at the VFW Post 7293 in Whitehall Township.
Sen. Casey, who was there to talk about problems in Veterans Affairs and a bill he wrote to address them, is one of the...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:04 AM
PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, Williamsport, held graduation ceremonies. Area residents receiving degrees include:
Cody N. Bennicoff, Macungie, Bachelor of Science, Residential Construction Technology and Management:...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:55 PM
I didn't know what to expect from Nick Sandercock. All I knew is that he'd had his colon removed in a radical cure for a tormenting disease, and was going to graduate Lehigh Carbon Community College and the University of Pennsylvania in the same month....
| Jun 2, 2014
Q: The recent multiple-fatality accident on I-78 near Krumsville appears to have been caused by a tractor-trailer plowing into a line of slow-moving or stopped traffic. Technology consisting of forward-looking radar that determines the rate of closure...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Q: Have things officially wound down with the safety-improvement project at MacArthur and Mechanicsville roads in Whitehall? If so, has there been any progress on lengthening the short northbound left-turn stacking lane? Also, I thought the entry to the...