HS BASKETBALL: Building momentum

Welcome, once again, readers to the Wednesday Wrap here at The Times-Tribune High School Sports Blog. I will say this about the season as it reached the half-way point in the league, teams and players have certainly given me and the fans plenty to talk about. Now the...
Run the bums out

Run the bums out

Just about every day, taxpayers and voters are presented with empirical evidence that most government across Lackawanna County is dysfunctional, wasteful and mired in the bad practices of the past. Stanching the flow of red ink will require new blood. This Saturday,...

Deflate-gate! OMG!

— Any sideshow associated with the All-American spectacle of the Super Bowl will, of course, get more than its fair share of ink, broadcast minutes and Internet bandwidth, often at the expense of more important stories. Still, the hubbub over whether the...