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  • Dan K. Thomasson: Restoring Joe Paterno's record does not make him a winner

    WASHINGTON I'm sorry but Joe Paterno is still a loser. Restoring his record as the coach with the most wins in college football history doesn't alter that for one minute ... not one second. The letter "L" was indelibly etched on his reputation when he...
  • Upcoming business events in the Lehigh Valley

    SATURDAYJAN. 10 COMMUNITY ACTION COMMITTEE OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY will offer the First Time Homebuyers Class, 8:15 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of Easton, 210 Jones Houston Way. Registration: 484-893-1038. LEHIGH VALLEY SCORE will host a "How to...
  • Scientists: Human activity has pushed Earth beyond 4 of 9 'planetary boundaries'

    At the rate things are going, the Earth in the coming decades could cease to be a "safe operating space" for human beings. That is the conclusion of a new paper published Thursday in the journal Science by 18 researchers trying to gauge the breaking...
  • Penn State Trustees butt heads over proposed change to how meetings are called

    UNIVERSITY PARK - In December, nine members of the Penn State board of trustees called a special meeting. Only one other member attended. At Thursday's governance and long-range planning committee meeting, proposals were made to keep that from...
  • Pennsylvania Farm Show

    I wrote about the Pennsylvania Farm Show today, and I noted in there that although I keep a minute-by-minute diary of my activities, I didn’t have space for it in the column. So I’ll share it here.    Just a couple of preliminaries. The Farm...
  • FLASHBACK: In 1995, Bethlehem Catholic's Dan Kendra changes his mind

    FLASHBACK: In 1995, Bethlehem Catholic's Dan Kendra changes his mind
    A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five years. January 12 2010—Central Catholic girls coach Mike Kopp becomes the state's all-time winningest high school basketball coach, boys or girls, when...
  • Penn State investing to compete in the Big Ten

    Penn State investing to compete in the Big Ten
    "Make this awesome," James Franklin said of a proposed upgrade to the hydrotherapy room in Penn State's football building. How about "controlled lighting" and "inspirational branding" to set the mood for cold-tub soaks? The Penn State Board of Trustees'...
  • Judge rejects bid by Spanier and aides to throw out perjury case

    Judge rejects bid by Spanier and aides to throw out perjury case
    Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier and two aides had proper legal counsel from a university lawyer when they testified before a grand jury investigating Jerry Sandusky, a judge ruled Wednesday rejecting the men's efforts to have their charges...
  • Q&A: Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour

    Q&A: Penn State Athletic Director Sandy Barbour
    Sandy Barbour joined Penn State as director of athletics last July after spending a decade at the University of California. She stepped into a major role overseeing 31 varsity sports teams, headlined by the football program. During her short tenure,...
  • Deal hailed as victory for Penn State, but fans and victim advocates aren't warming up to NCAA

    Not everybody is happy after the NCAA agreed to restore football wins it had stripped from Penn State and Joe Paterno in the Jerry Sandusky child-molestation scandal, and the NCAA did not necessarily win any fans with the move. The agreement, swiftly...
  • Joe Paterno loses, despite regaining NCAA victory record

    Joe Paterno loses, despite regaining NCAA victory record
    Joe Paterno was a great man whose only sin was ignorance and naiveté when a serial child-molester lurked in his midst. Joe Paterno was an appalling enabler who looked away when a serial child-molester lurked in his midst. Discuss, please. The NCAA's...