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  • Area teams loom large in state football poll

    Area teams loom large in state football poll
    The Associated Press Florida high-school football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and previous rankings: Class 8A Record Pts Prv 1. Dr. Phillips (9) 9-0 128 1 2. Jacksonville First Coast (2) 9-0 127 2 3....
  • Hallandale moves up in state rankings

    Hallandale moves up in state rankings
    Fresh off its dramatic 38-36 win against District 15-6A rival Boynton Beach on Friday, Hallandale moved up two spots to No. 4 in this week’s Class 6A state rankings.   The Associated Press Florida high school poll, released Tuesday, also...
  • Vatican official condemns Maynard assisted suicide case as undignified 'absurdity'

    Vatican official condemns Maynard assisted suicide case as undignified 'absurdity'
    A Vatican bioethics official on Tuesday condemned the death by assisted suicide of Brittany Maynard, a terminally ill 29-year-old who ended her life over the weekend, as an undignified "absurdity". "This woman (took her own life) thinking she would...
  • Busy BASD Stadium has become a local football mecca

    Busy BASD Stadium has become a local football mecca
    The fact that there will be three high school football playoff games at Bethlehem Area School District Stadium this weekend is more a testament to the quality of the three Christmas City football programs than anything else. Freedom and Bethlehem...
  • Bangor grad Naylor suffers spine injury in Bucknell's win over Lafayette

    Bucknell junior defensive lineman Robert Naylor, a Bangor High School graduate, landed on his neck and suffered a spinal injury during the fourth quarter of Saturday afternoon's game against Lafayette at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium. Naylor was...
  • Fall sports state tournament brackets set

    Fall sports state tournament brackets set
    The Colonial League will be well-represented in the PIAA boys soccer playoffs. In fact, Colonial League teams won District 11 championships in all three classifications and Southern Lehigh (3A), Saucon Valley (2A) and Moravian Academy (Class A) are...
  • Baltimore Catholics celebrate 225th anniversary of nation's oldest archdiocese

    Baltimore Catholics celebrate 225th anniversary of nation's oldest archdiocese
    Two thousand Roman Catholics converged on Baltimore Sunday for a special All Souls' Day Mass celebrating the 225th anniversary of the archdiocese where American Catholicism was born. The service brought formal written congratulations from Pope Francis,...
  • FLASHBACK: In 1974, Southern Lehigh football winning streak reaches 20

    A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five years. November 3 1989—Junior Jim Hope runs for a school-record 331 yards in Tamaqua's 28-21 win over Shenandoah. Hope, who scores on runs of 80, 46 and 6...
  • Donors increased gifts to big Maryland charities

    Donors increased gifts to big Maryland charities
    The University of Maryland, Baltimore saw the biggest jump in private donations in 2013 among some of the state's largest charities while the University of Maryland at College Park experienced the largest decline in gifts raised last year, according to...
  • Unequal opportunity for low-income undergrads at area colleges

    Unequal opportunity for low-income undergrads at area colleges
    Deidgre Green, the 2011 valedictorian of Martin Luther King High School in Philadelphia, would have been a strong applicant to just about any college. But she applied to just a few, and they were mostly state schools because they were less expensive...
  • Tough end to stellar career

    Tough end to stellar career
    Colin Abert placed fifth among 239 runners in the Class 3A boys' race at Saturday's PIAA Cross Country Championships. He was the top finisher among District 11 runners. His state medal was the third of his scholastic career -- all extremely impressive...