Solano: Jose Fernandez was ‘special’

Solano: Jose Fernandez was ‘special’

THE 20-YEAR-OLD on the mound never pitched above High A, but there he was, making his Major League debut April 7, 2013. He got the first three New York Mets he faced to fly out. The next three, he struck out. Four more and Jose Fernandez had retired the first 10...
Dale Earnhardt Jr at Pocono

Dale Earnhardt Jr at Pocono

Sunday’s Overton’s 400 at Pocono Raceway will be Dale Earnhardt Jr’s last race at the tricky triangle. Earnhardt announced in April that he will retire at the end of the 2017 season. Over his career, Earnhardt won twice at Pocono, both wins happened...
Throwback Thursday – Watermelons

Throwback Thursday – Watermelons

Watermelon are a refreshing summertime treat. But sometimes this fruit makes headlines. In August 1966, Joseph Catalano received a special delivery at his South Scranton market for Master Sgt. John Kavetsky of East Elm St.  A friend of Kavetsky sent him a watermelon...