Mere seconds were all that separated the Philadelphia Union from a dream start to the 2014 season. Despite the way it ended Saturday night - with the net behind Zac MacMath bulged by a shot off the head of Portland's Gaston Fernandez for a 1-1 draw - the positives in the first test for the newest era of the Union still shone through.
By Matthew De George firstname.lastname@example.org
HAVERFORD - Fred Carter was a star-level basketball player with a good handle and a competitive streak. Through little of his own fault, he was also a punch line.That was his price for being named the MVP of the nine-win, 1973 76ers. That was his burden, and eventually, his identity, one he has embraced for a lifetime with a smile, not that he had a better a […]
By Jack McCaffery email@example.com
LAS VEGAS - Dale Earnhardt Jr. knew he probably didn't have enough fuel to finish. Being in Vegas, he decided to gamble anyway.And when Earnhardt's tank went bust on the final lap, Brad Keselowski was right there to clean up.Keselowski surged ahead when Earnhardt ran out of fuel, claiming a dramatic victory Sunday in the NASCAR race at Las Vegas Mo […]
(Updated 7:30 p.m., March 9) POTTSTOWN - A fire that damaged a home and displaced several residents on Beech Street Saturday is being investigated by several police agencies as "suspicious."Pottstown Fire Marshal Chip Smale said the fire, which occurred around 11 p.m. on the 200 block of Beech Street, was being investigated by a host of agencies in […]