| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon exercised an opt-out clause in his contract Friday and is leaving the organization immediately.
Maddon, a Hazleton native who played baseball at Lafayette College, had a year left on his contract at $2 million but now...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 9:10 PM
Cleaning out the notebook after Tuesday's Lafayette media luncheon.
Would you buy a home – new or pre-owned – without inspecting it from every angle and assessing its strengths and its flaws?
Is it possible you'd want to have an inspector...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 6:37 PM
When you turn 18 in Easton, you get a gift in the mail.
It's a $15 per capita tax bill. You get it once a year, regardless of your income or social status. Pay it early, you get a break; pay it late, you pay a penalty and possibly hear from a collection...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Four men, including two Lafayette College students and a recent graduate, charged with stealing tools and vandalizing a fraternity building, said Tuesday they will apply for a first-time offenders program.
The four men gave up their right to a...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 6:08 PM
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A year ago, Lafayette left Harvard Stadium as a 35-16 loser, a 1-5 record and a lot of uncertainty about where it was headed.
Because the Leopards know how the rest of the 2013 season went, they should be able to find some...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 2:48 AM
The coach talked about "sloppy penalties," injuries and an offense that was too often out of sync.
"It was far from pretty in many aspects … we need to play much better to reach our goal," he said.
So, who was speaking? Lafayette College's...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:04 AM
District 11 revealed its tournament schedule for field hockey and boys and girls soccer Sunday night. Action gets underway Tuesday with four Class 3A girls soccer matches. … In advance of his visit to Pennsylvania to play the Pittsburgh Steelers,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:17 PM
An international political scientist will give a presentation at Lafayette College at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in Colton Chapel.
Kimberly Marten will speak on "Is Another Cold War Inevitable? Observations on Vladimir Putin's Foreign Policy,"...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 11:41 AM
I guided the Tyrannosaurus as it lumbered through the subtropical landscape, using its sense of smell to locate prey.
I was sitting at a console that lets families experience life in the Cretaceous Period, through video-simulation technology. The...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:00 PM
ArtPop Lehigh Valley to showcase area artwork
Local artists will have their work displayed through the new ArtPop Lehigh Valley Billboard Program. It's a partnership of Adams Outdoor Advertising, ArtsQuest and the Lehigh Valley arts' community.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:03 PM
Blake Searfoss says his best friends from high school are all lacrosse players.
In fact, he was an All-American lacrosse player himself, headed for the Air Force Academy to play that sport until a strong senior football season got him thinking about...