Marjory Stoneman Douglas alum hammers HR on Opening Day in Florida

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On Opening Day of Major League Baseball, Chicago Cub Anthony Rizzo stepped up to the plate in his home state. Wearing an MSD ribbon stitched into his jersey, the Parkland native and Marjory Stoneman Douglas grad hammered the ball into the stands at Marlins Park. The crowd erupted. Rizzo has been raising money for the […]

Cats get extra love on Respect Your Cat Day

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Wednesday is Respect Your Cat Day (not that any of your cats care)! Today is “Respect Your Cat Day” and Freckle is demanding some R-E-S-P-E-C-T! This friendly feline is tired of being mistaken for a “handsome boy!” SHE is BEAUTIFUL and it is time everyone agreed. Freckle has put in her time, watched all her […]

Virginia Tech lacrosse coach apologizes after offensive video surfaces

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Virginia Tech’s women’s lacrosse coach has apologized after a video surfaced showing white team members singing a song by Lil Dicky that prominently features a racial slur. The video, posted on social media after the Hokies’ victory at Elon on Saturday, shows team members repeatedly repeating the N-word, which is part of the lyrics of […]

PA rifle team gets thousands in donations after NRA grant nixed

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A Pennsylvania high school rifle team has received thousands of dollars in donations since the school board refused a grant from the National Rifle Association. The Stroudsburg Area School Board voted 6-2 Monday night against accepting the NRA grant, which was intended to replace outdated equipment for the Stroudsburg High School rifle team. The (Allentown) […]

New ice cream flavor: Pothole

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Friendly’s Ice Cream certainly has a sense of humor about this winter’s harsh weather. The Massachusetts-based company has come out with a “Nor’Easter Pothole” ice cream flavor. Fleet drivers from the #AAAPhilly region enjoyed a tasty ice cream treat, courtesy of #FriendlysNoreasterPothole, to reward their hard work during a VERY busy pothole season. pic.twitter.com/hoylEiY30e — […]