Photos: Eagles Super Bowl Parade

Photos: Eagles Super Bowl Parade

Scenes from Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl parade. Bob Kalinowski/Staff Photo Scenes from Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl parade. Bob Kalinowski/Staff Photo Scenes from Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl parade. Bob Kalinowski/Staff Photo Philadelphia Eagles NFL football...
Cornered

Cornered

Pennsylvania’s GOP-controlled legislature has gerrymandered itself into a corner. Its contorted congressional districting map has run afoul of the Democrat-controlled state supreme court, a development that has received the go-ahead by none other than...
Throwback Thursday – Fight Club

Throwback Thursday – Fight Club

Throwback Thursday this week is all about fight club. I know we shouldn’t talk about fight club but the purpose of the boxing clubs at the Boys Club in Scranton were to keep boys “from going down the dead-end road of juvenile delinquency.”  Here two...
Remembering Louis Weitzenkorn

Remembering Louis Weitzenkorn

Have you ever heard of Louis Weitzenkorn? No. Me either. He came to my attention the other day when I was writing “This Day in History.” Weitzenkorn was a newspaperman and playwright who made his home in Wilkes-Barre. According to his obituary that...