| Feb 22, 2014
| 11:44 AM
In at least one respect, Phil Armstrong is exactly what Whitehall Township needs. That is to say, he is not much of a politician.
For a township board of commissioners sometimes contaminated by political scheming, posturing and cronyism, that's just...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez has been indicted for murder in a 2012 double homicide … Eagles beat writer Nick Fierro writes that the team’s 2014 first round pick, Marcus Smith, might need some time to develop … Southern...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Last year, Allentown’s Mayfair Festival of the Arts made the most radical changes in its history. After 26 years in the city’s Cedar Beach park, buffeted by rain and flooding and barely staying afloat, the festival moved to part of......
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:01 PM
President Obama promoted his latest attempt to help U.S. workers compete in the global "skills race," announcing $600 million in grants for job-training programs focused on industry partnerships and apprenticeships.
Speaking at a community college...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:54 PM
No. 19 Hofstra (11-4) used a late rally to get past visiting Delaware (7-9) in the Colonial Athletic Association semifinals, 8-6.
The Blue Hens led 4-2 at halftime, but the Pride allowed just two more goals the rest of the way.
Ryan Rielly got Hofstra...
| May 1, 2014
| 7:05 AM
In the span of four days, Goucher went from absorbing the disappointment of losing to Landmark Conference rival Scranton to having the last word.
After an 8-7 setback to the Royals on Saturday that prevented the Gophers from capturing the regular-season...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Quarters? How quaint.
When paying city parking meters, Baltimore drivers may soon be able to rely on smartphones. Just as in cities such as Washington and Tel Aviv, Paris and San Francisco, Baltimore is looking to develop an app for that.
| Mar 15, 2014
| 2:48 PM
The Christmas City could soon be getting a double dose of the Emerald Isle when one Irish pub and possibly another join its growing list of Guinness-loving locales.
As I've reported in past columns, an Irish pub is already in the works at McCarthy's...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Look over the latest state rankings and you'll notice there are very few unbeaten teams. Four of them, to be precise. Two of them are Class A teams. One is Central Catholic, and yet the Vikings are still ranked No. 3 in Class 3A entering the state...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Folks over at Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach are having a metallic Monday. A pair of shows announced today both feature two legendarily loud acts. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden will blast Aug. 5 while Kiss and Def Leppard will strut...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:39 PM
John Ostrowski, a renowned Southeast Baltimore sausage maker who refused to sell his product to supermarkets for wider distribution, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Wednesday at Somerford Place Assisted Living in Columbia. The Lutherville...