| Jan 13, 2013
| 2:40 AM
I am planting, but I need your snow seeds.
I need to hear your favorite winter escapes here or somewhere in the Midwest where you like to ski, sled, snowboard, skate, snowmobile, take winter hikes or ... well, you tell me.
I'll plant them in this...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:12 AM
The United States racked up a record 37 medals, including nine gold, at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
With the pre-Olympic World Cup and world championship winter sports season over for U.S. athletes, it’s a good time to look at the U.S. chances for...
| Dec 21, 2011
At first blush, the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il would appear to have little in common with Keith Olbermann, Steve Jobs and Moammar Gadhafi. (Well, maybe a little in common with Gadhafi. But stay with us here for a minute.)
Despite their distinct...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 5:35 PM
Tucker West's house was one of those places you begged your parents to go when you were a kid.
When Tucker was about 6 years old, he and his dad, Brett, watched luge in the Olympics and thought it was really cool. So Brett set out to make sort of a...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 5:55 PM
The second annual Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor Marathon and Half Marathon races are still on for Sunday despite some downed trees and other course damage from Hurricane Sandy's blow-through this week.
The race is still in need of...
| Aug 26, 2012
Tucked inside the curtained confines of Glendale Studios, marked by a boisterous yet intimate gathering on a clear California afternoon, sat a time machine.
A four-sided DeLorean, if you will — marked by turnbuckles, an apron, inhabited by...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 3:22 PM
The Muskegon Winter Sports Complex was able to open for the first time this weekend, thanks to the latest winter blast of weather.
While the snow and cold seemed significant, it is still only enough to open the luge, cross country skiing and sledding...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:42 PM
LONDON – As worldwide pressure grows for a memorial to the 11 Israeli victims of the 1972 Munich Olympic massacre during Friday’s opening ceremony for the 2012 Summer Games, the International Olympic Committee continues to be resolutely...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 4:08 PM
With all eyes still on the 2012 London Olympics, Theresa Buckley of Salisbury Township is having a hard time containing her excitement.
The 15-year-old just returned from a summer training camp at the Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid, N.Y.,and...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Barbara Green, owner of Blue Mountain Ski Area near Palmerton, wasn't alarmed last week with the release of a study that predicts disastrous consequences for the winter tourism industry in the United States because of climate change and global warning....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 2:02 PM
It’s about 15 months before the Feb. 7, 2014 opening of the next Winter Olympics.
So here are 15 thoughts on winter sports as the full gamut of sports on the program for the Sochi Games get into pre-Olympic-year action this weekend.
1. There is...