| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:13 PM
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have inked a mascot.
So maybe it's not as catchy as San Diego Chicken or Phillie Phanatic, but it's got an obvious local hook.
The LV, as you may have surmised, refers to the team's new home, the Lehigh Valley. He'...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 7:16 PM
IRVINE, Calif. — If this year's Phillips 66 National Championships hold any enduring place in Michael Phelps' mind, he might remember them as a needed, albeit painful, slug of reality.
Until the past week, Phelps had treated his four-month...
| May 12, 2014
| 10:12 PM
NEW YORK — LeBron James had some messages to send. Oh, he had some messages to send.
On Sunday, James made it clear that the NBA players not only don't want Donald Sterling owning the Los Angeles Clippers, they don't want any of Sterling family...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:50 AM
It was clear from the comments and emotions expressed by his former coaches, teammates, teachers and administrators that Andre Reed Day last Wednesday was special for Dieruff High School.
But one of the biggest days in school history wasn't intended...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Blues singer Sarah Ayers, who stopped performing for nearly two years after a health condition damaged nerves in her throat, came back with a roar Sunday at the Lehigh Valley Music Awards. Sarah Ayers in file photo Ayers was chosen......
| Mar 12, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Lehigh Valley Music Awards should give itself a prize. The awards’ 15th ceremony Sunday at Musikfest Café at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks was the best-run, best-paced and most professional since it began a staged, formal-presentation format...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:21 PM
To the local softball world, Phil Schantz is a Hall of Famer.
He's a contemporary of the legendary Ty Stofflet and a top-notch catcher and pitcher for more than four decades who played on numerous championship teams.
In the world of TV commercials,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:18 PM
Ken Norton Sr., a former heavyweight boxing champion who beat Muhammad Ali once — breaking his jaw — and fought him to two other extremely close decisions, died Wednesday at a care facility near Las Vegas. He was 70.
Norton had been in...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Ken Norton Sr., a former heavyweight boxing champion who defeated Muhammad Ali in 1973, then lost in the rematch later that year, died Wednesday at a hospital in Arizona where he had been undergoing rehabilitation since suffering a stroke last year,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:22 PM
In case you didn't see it in today's print edition of The Morning Call or found it while buried online, here's my column on a sports broadcasters Mount Rushmore for baseball, football, basketball, the Phillies, Yankees, Mets, Olympics etc. http://www....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:51 AM
What: Spark at the Park
When: Friday, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Forest Park
Poly: John Crosby, Sr., G; Chris Feldman, Sr., G; Marcel Thompson, Jr., F/G
Woodrow Wilson: Larry Holmes, Sr., G; Dimone Long, Sr., G; Miles Gillette, Jr., F