All hail these young fishermen/24 state teams headed to Nationals

It’s time for some “atta boys” to be passed out, especially now with Louisiana sending 24 teams — 48 young anglers — to compete in the Aug. 11-13 Bassmaster High School National Championship set for Lake Hartwell near Anderson, South Carolina. Levi Thibodaux of Thibodaux...
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LGBTQ voices share the pain behind the pride

Schuylkill Pride of 2022 brought joy and laughter, but highlighted judgment and criticism. Matt Haslam is the Eastern vice president at Pennsylvania Equality Project and the founder of Powered by Rainbows, a site that provides researched LGBTQ classes and videos on a weekly basis to their 6.7 million viewers worldwide.
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Connecticut Sun vs Atlanta Dream 6/26/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

The Atlanta Dream are hosting the Connecticut Sun at the Gateway Center Arena in College Park in Atlanta on Sunday, June 26, at 13:00 in this Eastern battle between two teams coming off defeats in their previous matches. The Dream are 1-5 in their last 6 games, while the Sun...
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Rip Current Statement issued for St Croix by NWS

Effective: 2022-06-26 18:00:00 EDT Expires: 2022-06-29 06:00:00 EDT Urgency: Expected Severity: Moderate Certainty: Likely Instruction: Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help. Target Area: St Croix HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT * WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected due to breaking waves of 5 to 8 feet. * WHERE...Eastern beaches of St. Croix. * WHEN...From this evening through late Tuesday night. * IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water.

Chasing Maine: The Feeding Frenzy

“The Feeding Frenzy” offers a remarkable close up view of the 16-day brooding cycle of the Eastern phoebe. In this episode of the Chasing Maine video series, watch as the young birds progress from helpless hatchlings to flight-ready birds — and then leave the nest. Meanwhile, the adult...
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Tied-down Union faces ‘huge match’ against NYCFC

Sunday night’s clash with New York City FC (6 p.m., FS1) is many things. It’s a battle for first place in the Eastern Conference. It’s a rematch of last year’s Eastern final. It is, per Opta Stats, the sixth match in MLS history and first since 2011 to feature two teams on unbeaten runs of eight or more games.

Valley Blue Sox’ five-game winning streak snapped against Upper Valley Nighthawks, 8-4

The Valley Blue Sox’s five-game win streak ended on Saturday as the Upper Valley Nighthawks defeated the Sox by a score of 8-4. For the first time this season, the Blue Sox scored first at home as in the bottom of the second, Michael Casaleggio (Palm Beach Atlantic) hit a grounder past shortstop Lucas Trigiani (St. Joseph’s) to drive in Ramon Jimenez (Boston College).

My Spin: The balance of power in government

Lately, I’ve been thinking about the word balance. We refer to a well-balanced life as one with equilibrium between work, family and recreation. A well-balanced diet includes a proper mix of the food groups. In government we talk about the balance of power, indicating that the three branches – legislative, executive and judicial – have checks and balances so that no one branch becomes too dominant. Balance is a good thing. ...

Crossing the Touchline: Crew at Real Salt Lake

The Columbus Crew enters a more congested portion of the season, playing three MLS regular season matches in seven days. It begins Saturday night in Sandy, Utah when second place in the league Real Salt Lake welcomes the Black & Gold to Rio Tinto Stadium. With the growing number of...