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LIBERTY, NY — It takes a real grappler to know what the sport of wrestling is all about. In other words, when you’re teaching a generation of new matmen in a sport where the rubber … more
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — It was one of those late-fall afternoons when the soccer field was shrouded with a misty haze. By game’s end, the mist turned into a cold drizzle, giving notice that … more
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — In this time of the world-wide COVID-19 pandemic, sports of all sorts are in limbo: the Summer Olympics have been postponed until 2021, professional sports are on … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — In this time of the world-wide COVID-19 pandemic, sports of all sorts are in limbo: the Summer Olympics have been postponed until 2021, professional sports are on … more
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — No time is a good time to lose, and in the homecoming game, it really stings.But at the end of the match on Thursday, October 24, the home team Lady Bears of Tri-Valley shook … more
HONESDALE, PA — For some folks, home is never far away. On Monday, January 20, Natasha Hessling returned to her high school alma mater to assist veteran coach Ron Rowe with leading the … more
Diane Scarfalloto is passionate about high school sports. She graduated from Honesdale High School as a three-sport sport athlete in 1992. After graduating from the “Home of the … more
According to ancient Greek lore, in the 23rd book of Homer’s “Iliad,” Achilles organized funeral games to be held in honor of his friend Patrokios, who was slain during the Trojan War. more
BETHEL, NY — There’s always a sense of rebelliousness in the air at the local quarter-mile oval asphalt track. Picture Robert Mitchem in the cult classic flick “Thunder Road” … more
MIDDLETOWN, NY — Sometimes you can get too close to the sun.  Never look back, someone may be gaining on you. John Swabik of Clymer-Sherman-Panama has the lead, nearing the finish line of … more
HONESDALE, PA — The grand stand was sold out for the ever-popular demolition derby on Friday night, August 2 during the 157th Annual Wayne County Fair, co-sponsored by the Wayne County … more
HONESDALE, PA — On Saturday, August 3, the Wayne County Fair, now in its 157th season, presented the 36th Annual Woodsmen’s Competition in center court as an exhibition before the … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — What should have been a night of celebration for Sullivan West’s winter scholar-athletes got sidelined by the COVID-19 pandemic. But not to be benched without a … more
WHITE LAKE, NY — What a way to wrap up a season of auto racing at Bethel Motor Speedway (BMS) on Saturday and Sunday, November 2 and 3. The local quarter-mile asphalt oval presented its final … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It all came down to a penalty kick, and what a PK it was. With 5:03 remaining on the game clock, Sullivan West’s ace penalty driller Luis Leon blasted a shot past … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — There’s an old seafaring adage that goes, “Red sky at night, sailors delight; red sky in the morning, sailors take warning.”While this proverb has … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — It was quite a night to remember, as Sullivan West hosted a varsity volleyball senior night game against the Lady Hambletonians of Chester Academy on Thursday, October … more
ROSCOE & BEYOND, NY — In years past, the local region marked the opening day of NY’s trout season on April 1 with a celebration at Junction Pool: “One of the most famous pools … more
MIDDLETOWN, NY — And then it poured. Thursday, May 30 started out with the threat of rain and thunderstorms in the afternoon of the opening day of the 2019 New York State Public High School … more
LAKE HUNTINGTON, NY — The past is prologue. Spartacus, described by the Greek essayist Plutarch as “a Thracian of Nomadic stock” was an escaped slave and gladiator who was at the … more
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