HS FOOTBALL: Football can be an unforgiving sport

We as high school football fans found out just how cruel the brutality of football can be when Scranton running back Jake McCarthy had his career cut short by a broken left foot. The news sent shock waves through the Lackawanna Football Conference, ones that could be...

Morning Blend 10/23/14

Lots of writing to do today — Sunday column and a eulogy for John Murphy. Funeral is tomorrow. We could all use a laugh right now, so watch this and smile, OK?

Czars for everything!

— The odds of contracting the Ebola virus are pretty darn remote. Yet, our panicky nation now has a “czar” to oversee its protection from the thing. So how about czars to address every other infinitesimally small threat to our health and well-being?...