All-Time Best Phillies: Ed Delahanty, Left Field

April 20, 2017 11:19 pm0 comments
All-Time Best Phillies: Ed Delahanty, Left Field

Ed Delahanty, the best left fielder in Phillies history, was on his way to becoming the 2nd member of the exclusive 3000 hit club until a mysteriously tragic summer night in 1903. (Cap Anson, who played a record 27 seasons, was the first.) “Big Ed” Delahanty was not only a […]

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Morrisville Star Search Talent Show

April 7, 2017 12:27 am0 comments
Morrisville Star Search Talent Show

The Morrisville Senior Servicenter held its much anticipated Star Search Talent Show on Saturday, April 1st.  The program included 34 contestants of all ages and 29 successfully competed for three prizes.  Tickets to the event had sold out in advance.  Cassandra Angst, Miss Pennsylvania, USA, 2017 was the Mistress of […]

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Best All-Time Phillies: Center Field

12:22 am0 comments
Best All-Time Phillies: Center Field

Perhaps the most beloved Phillie, Richie Ashburn was a Hall of Fame centerfielder, broadcaster, and sportswriter.  As a 21-year-old rookie 1n 1948 he hit .333 and stole 32 bases, finishing 2nd to Alvin Dark for Rookie of the Year honors.  Richie went on to win 2 batting titles while hitting […]

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The Mysterious Dollar Bill

March 9, 2017 1:08 am0 comments
The Mysterious Dollar Bill

What do all those symbols, numbers and strange phrases mean? As every economic study shows, Americans are spending less money these days. Fear of unemployment, underwater mortgages and shrunken retirement accounts have led us to hold on tight to every dollar. And since we’re holding it anyway, let’s take a […]

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More Seagull Stories

February 23, 2017 1:25 am0 comments
More Seagull Stories

Upon reading my essay in a recent Leader about a seagull that snatched my box of lunch leftovers as I left a Jersey Shore restaurant, numerous readers continue to amaze me with their own personal experiences with these hungry shore birds and your food.  (And here I thought my story […]

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Quiz: Theme Songs from Classic TV Shows

February 8, 2017 7:38 pm0 comments
Quiz: Theme Songs from Classic TV Shows

Scroll way down for answers!   1) The Addams Family (1964-1966) They’re creepy and they’re kooky / Mysterious and spooky They’re ____________________ / The Addams Family   2) The Jeffersons (1975-1985) Well we’re movin’ on up to the east side, To a deluxe apartment in the sky. Movin’ on up […]

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