| May 31, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Todd Young of Nazareth had quite a catch on May 6.
Fishing on Lake Erie for the first time, Young nabbed a 29-pound, 4-ounce lake trout that the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission officially certified as a state record fish for the species on...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Just a note to say that even though National Get Outdoors Day is Sunday, the programs going on at Blue Marsh Lake are taking place on Saturday. All the times previously mentioned are the same.
The festivities open with a hike at 8 a.m. from the...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 8:33 AM
In our society, it is not unusual to see people "adding things on."
Take for example technology -- I wonder what percentage of Americans has made the transition to a flat screen TV. I am sure it is pretty high.
Or if you have a smart phone that is...
| Jun 22, 2012
Fish making the spring spawning run from the Chesapeake Bay upstream into the Patapsco River swim about 11 miles of cool, shallow, flowing water before hitting a concrete wall nearly three stories high: the Bloede Dam. The wildlife obstacle and human...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Cases handled recently in Boyle District Court, listed by name, charge, fine and jail sentence, where applicable, include the following. Court costs also were assessed in most cases. Ages and addresses are listed if available....
| Jun 30, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Kara M. Herring and Gregory S. Benford, both of Sipesville, are announcing their engagement.
Miss Herring is the daughter of Allison Middleton, Athens, Pa., and Gregory Herring, Somerset. She is a mother.
Her fiance is the son of Ronald and...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 7:39 PM
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is considering tearing down the Bloede Dam, a 230-foot-long, 30-foot-tall bridge across the Patapsco River.
Good for them. The sooner they do it, the better.
The Bloede Dam is the largest of four dams built...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:05 PM
The small, silvery river herring is unlikely to be on anyone's "favorite fish" list. But river herring are important to Connecticut's ecosystem; they are eaten by ospreys, otters, cormorants, and fish such as striped bass and bluefish. That's why for...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Physical fitness has been an important part of the overall development of Mother Seton School students.
This year, 43 students were awarded the Presidential Physical Fitness Award and 113 students received the National Physical Fitness Award during...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 7:35 AM
McLean & Eakin, Booksellers in downtown Petoskey will host two authors on Friday, July 13, signing copies of their latest books.
'Dead for the Money'
Local author Peg Herring will be signing her book "Dead for the Money; A Dead Detective Series Book"...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 10:07 PM
ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth outscored Bellaire, 11-4, in the fourth quarter Monday in claiming a 36-33 non-league high school girls basketball victory.
Dana Neumann scored 13 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to pace the Lancers, who improved to 6-4....