HS BASKETBALL: District 2 Class A Final Four

We have our first Final Four of the season posted on piaad2.org. The Class A semifinals will be played Thursday. In the first semifinal, Lackawanna Trail will play Old Forge, which has won eight of the last nine district titles, at 6 p.m. at Valley View High School as...

Call for biopics on black inventors

David O. Russell introduced movie audiences to Joy Mangano, entrepreneur and the inventor of the Miracle Mop, with his film “Joy,” starring Jennifer Lawrence. In the same vain and in celebration of Black History Month, here are three black inventors who deserve their...