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Larry Holmes

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  • "Calling All Sports" goes live for the first time tonight from Chickie's and Pete's

    The Morning Call's "Calling All Sports" goes live tonight for the first time. The show, seen exclusively on Service Electric TV2, will be broadcast from Chickie's and Pete's in the PPL Center in downtown Allentown. The place is not open for business...
  • Tower Suite celebrating 40 years of music

    It hasn't been around quite as long as The Rolling Stones, but local band Tower Suite has legs, the kind that has kept fans coming back for decades for its energetic blend of pop, blues, jazz, rock, R&B, soul, standards and jazzed-up oldies. First...
  • Heads up on road closures for Sunday's marathon

    Heads up on road closures for Sunday's marathon
    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...
  • FLASHBACK: In 2004, Easton claims its 700th football victory

    FLASHBACK: In 2004, Easton claims its 700<sup>t</sup><sup>h</sup> football victory
    A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five years. September 22 2004—Northampton grad Travis Mohr wins the 100 backstroke in the ParaOlympic Games in Athens with an American record time of 1:10.15....
  • LVHN Via Marathon and relay is Sunday

    LVHN Via Marathon and relay is Sunday
    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...
  • Top Lehigh Valley events: Lehigh Valley Health Network Via Marathon, Levitt Pavilion concerts

    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...
  • 'Pitbull' Wins MMA Rematch Against Curran At Mohegan Sun

    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...
  • Phantoms' new mascot, MeLVin, makes his debut

    The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have inked a mascot. MeLVin. 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'...
  • Allentown considers naming street for Andre Reed

    Allentown considers naming street for Andre Reed
    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...
  • Ultimate fight club: A look at the greatest bouts

    Ultimate fight club: A look at the greatest bouts
    About 150,000 spectators squeezed into Soldier Field in Chicago that night in September, 1927, and many left convinced they'd witnessed the fight of the century. The drama's high point came in Round 7 when former champion Jack Dempsey stung Gene...
  • Former heavyweight boxer Ken Norton Sr. dies at 70

    Former heavyweight boxer Ken Norton Sr. dies at 70
    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,...