| May 22, 2014
| 5:56 PM
When my mom entered the University of Oregon in the late 1950s, a "housemother" made nightly doorjamb patrols after the 11 p.m. lights-out. Dorms were strictly segregated by gender, and opportunities for drinking alcohol and having sex were minimal...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:39 AM
If current trends continue, Marylanders may not have to go "down-y oshun" in future to dip their toes in salt water. Thanks to liberal de-icing of our roads in winter and chronic sewage leaks, salinity levels are rising in Baltimore area streams - with...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Rock Cats Win 12-0
The New Britain Rock Cats exploded for 14 hits in a 12-0 win over the Altoona Curve in Altoona, Pa., on Sunday.
A first-half goal from Rachel Hill and a late winner from Samantha McGuire helped the UConn women's soccer...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The Iraq war was once again front and center on the campaign trail in New Hampshire last week, with a Democratic president under fire.
The gruesome beheading of native son James Foley at the hands of Islamic militants thrust the issue to the fore,...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Southern Lehigh graduate Jake Del Priore has been selected as one of 36 finalists for the 2014 National Football Foundation High School National Scholar-Athlete Awards.
Del Priore, who holds most of the Spartans receiving records, was named the NFF...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Comcast has found a new bundling model to bring pay TV to the next generation of consumers: The cable giant is delivering an 80-channel package, streamed to computers, tablets and smartphones, for free with the price of room and board for college kids....
| Jul 1, 2014
'Tis the season for the preseason All-America and players-to-watch lists to come out for the upcoming college football season. Lehigh's Ned Daryoush figures to be an anchor up front for the Mountain Hawks offense this season as the left tackle. He has...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:52 PM
A law professor who is teaching Maryland's public defenders to better serve their poor clients amid "crushing" caseloads is among the winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius" grants.
As founder of the Atlanta-based organization Gideon's...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 7:07 PM
DURHAM, N.H. — It wasn't officially a night game, but the lights were on in The Dungeon for the first time Saturday and the new bulbs illuminated a very good football team.
The Dungeon is the nickname for the University of New Hampshire's Cowell...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 8:09 PM
A massive and expensive reconstruction of Cowell Stadium is being planned at the University of New Hampshire.
"It's going to be state of the art," a media member said of the new stadium set to open in 2016.
But for now, Cowell is still what UNH...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 6:56 AM
It's cloudy right now (10:30 AM) and cool in New Hampshire, but there's a 40 percent chance of rain at kickoff when Lehigh takes on the University of New Hampshire in Game 2 of the 2014 season for both teams. Don't know if rain will help or hinder the...