| Jun 27, 2015
| 2:48 PM
A steady rain fell Saturday morning at Allentown's Cedar Beach, but Mother Nature couldn't dampen the spirits of several dozen people who participated in the annual Lehigh Valley Walk for Williams Syndrome.
Leading the way was Andre Reed, the Pro...
| Jun 25, 2015
| 7:04 PM
Over the last five years, Andre Reed has enjoyed showing his fellow football stars and other assorted celebrities who participate in his annual charity golf tournament his hometown region.
But one year the tournament was headquartered in downtown...
| Jun 24, 2015
| 10:36 AM
Looking for an accountant, municipal official or state bureaucrat? The playground isn't their most probable locale.
But that's exactly where they gathered by the dozens Tuesday in Allentown for a one-day playground build at the city's Jordan Park....
| Jun 23, 2015
| 10:06 AM
ESPN says it has a notebook documenting that Pete Rose placed bets on baseball while an active player in 1986 … Dieruff grad and NFL Hall of Famer Andre Reed returned to the East Side Monday and had a park and a portion of East Washington Street...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 6:11 AM
It was one of the best days in the history of Allentown's East Side and also for Dieruff High School.
As someone who spent most of his youth on the East Side and graduated from Dieruff in 1979, Monday will resonate with me for a long time.
As a bonus,...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 8:42 PM
On Allentown's East Side, the cross streets go in alphabetical order from the Lehigh River to the Allentown/Bethlehem border on Club Avenue. They're named Albert, Bradford, Carlisle, Dauphin, Ellsworth, Fenwick, Graham, Halstead, Irving, Jerome and so on....
| Jun 22, 2015
The Stellar Construction "Catch A Rising Star" Basketball Showcase has long billed itself as the largest high school-affiliated tournament in the country.
Now, it's getting even better.
Stellar has partnered with United Youth to add a youth division...
| Jun 20, 2015
| 10:02 AM
Mike Moore, the communications manager for Allentown mayor Ed Pawlowski, sent this release to me as a reminder of what's happening on Monday outside Dieruff High School.
Andre Reed is coming back to have a street and Irving Street Park named in his...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 3:01 PM
Legendary receiver Andre Reed is once again looking to make his mark with the Buffalo Bills.
The Hall of Fame wide receiver joined his former team this week as a coaching intern. As part of the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship, Reed is one of...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 7:25 AM
Retired Ravens cornerback Chris McAlister is interning with the Buffalo Bills coaching staff for the second consecutive year.
McAlister, who was named to three Pro Bowl teams, is among the participants in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 6:06 PM
An Allentown street and a nearby park will be renamed in honor of NFL Hall of Famer and city native Andre Reed in a ceremony June 22, the city announced Monday.
At a 1:30 p.m. ceremony, city officials will present signs that officially rename Irving...