| May 30, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Now that we're past Memorial Day and heading into our first heat wave (three or more days of 90 degree-plus air temperatures), it's time to take note of fish feeding patterns and adjust your fishing schedule accordingly.
Fishing at night or in the early...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:01 PM
With the Memorial Day weekend upon us, many families annually head to state parks to get their picnic and swim on.
Beltzville State Park issued a press release earlier this week regarding visitor safety and parking. Parking is not permitted on Pohopoco...
| Jan 9, 2013
"I hope you have a plan. Because if you don't, that half hog can kick your (butt)."
Thus came the warning from food writer Michael Ruhlman when I told him that, inspired by his new book, I planned to buy and butcher my first half hog.
In "Salumi: The...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Two new proposed sport complexes are just miles apart and now developers are trying to set their projects apart. Tuesday the Wichita City Council approved a preliminary plan for Good Sports Fieldhouse in northeast Wichita. Just a few miles away in Bel...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:15 PM
The New Year marks the start of the 2013 regular session of the General Assembly on Jan. 9 as well as the beginning of the second half of Gov. Dannel Malloy's term. Events have imposed an urgent expectation of serious action on the lawmakers.
| Dec 27, 2012
| 11:14 AM
Firearms maker Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. said it will buy back an additional $15 million of its stock as gun control talk swirls in the aftermath of the massacre at a Connecticut elementary school.
The company said it has already completed a $20-...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:26 PM
If you're into trout fishing, this is the weekend to get out there and do it.
Two great contests take place this weekend.
Saturday features both the 2013 Lunkerfest on the Lehigh River from the East Penn Township Boat launch in Bowmanstown, and the...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:24 PM
While many Anchorage residents get ready for summer fun, local businesses are readying themselves for millions of dollars in new construction on remodeling projects or new structures.
National outfitting chains Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's are...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 1:53 PM
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| Apr 23, 2013
Sometimes you just need a week to recharge your batteries.
And then you wonder why you did.
Plenty of news hit the outdoor scene last week, led by the announcement that the National Rifle Association is taking over the outdoors show in Harrisburg for...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Even with the cold-then-hot-then-cold again temperatures, fishing action is finally starting to heat up all over the Lehigh Valley.
Trout are biting, the shad are running, and walleye season is about to start.
Over at the New Jersey and Delaware shores,...