| Oct 6, 2012
| 6:24 PM
We already are well into October and the withdrawal symptoms are starting to appear. Where oh where can we go for an excitement fix?
What are we supposed to watch on television? Dr. Phil? Illiterate hicks catching fish with their bare hands in a yucky...
| Aug 17, 2012
The HERSHEY BEARS, in conjunction with the American Hockey League, announced today the complete schedule of games comprising the 2012-2013 regular season. The announcement was made by BEARS President/GM Doug Yingst.
With 11 Calder Cup championships...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:26 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Somerset native Cullen Eddy recently signed his first professional NHL contract with the Philadelphia Flyers.
According to Flyers, Eddy signed a two-way contract with undisclosed financial details. The 23-year-old defenseman spent...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 3:29 PM
The problem with nonlawyers and nonpoliticians is that they are simple-minded.
When it comes to the public interest, the rabble always want actions to be rational and based on the niceties of plain English instead of gobbledegook. They fail to appreciate...
| May 15, 2012
| 3:07 PM
When the family first visited Hershey in the early 1970s, there was a rich aroma of chocolate from the candy plant near the intersection of Cocoa Avenue and East Chocolate Avenue, decorated with streetlights that looked like big Hershey Kisses.
| May 10, 2012
| 4:14 PM
For normal people, the important thing here is hockey, not the revitalization of a downtown area going downhill, nor razzle-dazzle financial schemes in which only two things seem certain: Ultimately, the politically connected will do just fine while it...
| May 9, 2012
| 5:55 PM
The autopsy isn't official or with a definitive conclusion, but the preliminary results for the cause of playoff death for the 2012 Philadelphia Flyers is simple: they faced a better team with better coaching.
As hard as it may be to admit for Flyers...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 8:25 PM
HERSHEY, Pa. Despite a 3-2 setback to the St. John's IceCaps on Saturday night at GIANT Center, the HERSHEY BEARS have clinched a berth in the 2012 Calder Cup Playoffs with help from around the Eastern Conference.
The BEARS were able to advance...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 7:43 PM
HERSHEY, Pa. Ryan Potulny, who wears number 22, scored his 22nd goal of the season 22 seconds into overtime to help the HERSHEY BEARS to a 2-1 win over the Springfield Falcons on Sunday evening at GIANT Center.
After each team successfully killed off...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 9:12 PM
To no one's surprise, Service Electric Cable has snagged the Phantoms, our incoming minor league ice hockey team, with an exclusive contract that will have every home Phantoms game at the new downtown Allentown arena being broadcast live to more than 100,...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:24 PM
One of the popular books expectant parents receive as a gift or buy for themselves is “What to Expect When You’re Expecting.” It’s a veritable must-have for parents-to-be as they anxiously await the birth of a child, which can be.....