| Sep 19, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Take a drive on the Larry Holmes. Hop a ride on the Jim Honochick.
And maybe, someday, park it on the Andre Reed.
With the recent induction of Lehigh Valley football great Andre Reed into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, an effort is underway in...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:55 PM
UNCASVILLE — When his featherweight championship fight against Pat Curran was over, Patricio "Pitbull" Freire spit blood, climbed the cage and raised his arms.
"I knew I had won," Freire said, "because I had come close to finishing him so many...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:15 PM
The Lehigh Valley Health Network Via Marathon will be run Sunday morning, closing a number of roads as it makes its way through the Lehigh Valley from Salisbury Township to Easton.
Via of the Lehigh Valley, which helps children and adults with...
| Sep 5, 2014
VIA MARATHON RETURNS
1 Walk or run while raising money for people with disabilities during the Lehigh Valley Health Network Via 5K, Walk or Kids Races, Saturday at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, Bethlehem.
The 5K, $25, begins at 7:30 a.m. while...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:19 PM
It's been called the second-fastest marathon in the country, and when the LVHN Via Marathon and Marathon Relay teams take off on Sunday morning from Lehigh Valley Hospital–Cedar Crest in Salisbury Township, almost 1,800 people will be running by the...
| 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...
| 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'...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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....