Lively Makes ‘The Show’

Lively gets the call to ‘The Show’ Ben Lively, who pitched for the Reading Fightin’ Phils for parts of the 2015 and 2016 seasons, earned a call to the big league club when the Philadelphia Phillies called him up Wednesday, April 19. Lively, 25, is a right-handed pitching prospect who was pitching for Lehigh Valley, […]

More Penn State coverage after Blue-White Game

This space is dedicated to coverage of Penn State football.  This is a brand new website, so please check back for more content. Here is the Penn State Football schedule for 2017   Penn State Nittany Lions football Scores & schedule Sat, Sep 2 vs Akron TBD Sat, Sep 9 vs Pittsburgh TBD Sat, Sep […]

It Was Fun While it Lasted

BY ERIC G. STARK  So much for seeing Joel Embiid play any more this season. The 76ers said Wednesday before their game against the Miami Heat that Joel Embiid is done for the season.  Monday’s MRI scan has revealed the rookie center’s left-knee bone bruise has “improved significantly.”  However, it showed the meniscus tear is […]

3 Ways Valentines Day Is Overrated

I believe it was The Supremes, or maybe Phil Collins, who sang,

“I need love, love, to ease my mind. I need to find, find someone to call mine. But mama said, “You can’t hurry love. No, you just have to wait. She said, love don’t come easy, it’s a game of give and take.”

Bah, humbug — to steal a real holiday expression. Valentines’s Day is one of those made up #Hallmark holidays in the same vein as “Grandparents Day,” Secretary’s Day” and “Bring your Pet to Work Day.”

I don’t need a day to say I love you or feel loved.

Here are 3 reasons why V-Day is overrated.