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    Ryan Smith gets breakthrough sprint-car victory at Jersey Rush

    08/19/2014 10:34 PM EDT
    Ryan Smith raced to his first career sprint-car win in the Jersey Rush at New Egypt Speedway on Tuesday evening. 
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    FRYER: Grief gives no timetable for Tony Stewart's return
    08/19/2014 11:45 AM EDT - CHARLOTTE, N.C. — There are hundreds of guidebooks on how to handle grief, how to navigate the emotional suffering that follows a significant loss. Full Story

    HOUSEHOLDER: Eastern Museum of Motor Racing puts on fine show
    08/18/2014 12:34 PM EDT - The Eastern Museum of Motor Racing's 40th annual convention was very successful last weekend. In addition to having plenty of restored vintage racers at the Latimore Valley Fairgrounds and plenty of activities there as well, the group was well represented in its appearances at Williams Grove and Lincoln during those track's racing programs. Full Story

    DIRT-TRACK ROUNDUP: Dietrich sprints away with Lincoln triumph
    08/17/2014 03:59 PM EDT - Danny Dietrich raced to his third Lincoln Speedway sprint-car win of the season on Saturday evening. Dietrich's win was worth $3,200. Full Story

    Kevin Ward Sr. lashes out at Tony Stewart for his role in his son's death
    08/13/2014 01:11 PM EDT - Kevin Ward Sr. has lashed out at NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Tony Stewart for his role in his son's death over the weekend in a sprint-car, dirt-track race in New York. Full Story

    HOUSEHOLDER: Stars aligned for Wagaman at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday
    08/11/2014 12:17 PM EDT - Sometimes it seems as if the stars align in the proper fashion at the proper time. That could be said of the victory by Hanover's Tim Wagaman's on Saturday at Lincoln Speedway. Full Story

    Allmendinger wins again at Watkins Glen during somber Sunday in New York
    08/10/2014 07:51 PM EDT - WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — AJ Allmendinger's journey is almost complete. With a new contract, sponsor extensions and a solid one-car team at JTG Daugherty Racing, Allmendinger became a winner in Sprint Cup for the first time on a somber Sunday, outdueling Marcos Ambrose in the final two laps at Watkins Glen International. Full Story

    Dewease captures sprint-car triumph at Port Royal on Saturday night
    08/10/2014 06:34 AM EDT - Port Royal – Lance Dewease was the winner of an electrifying 410 sprint car feature at Port Royal Speedway on Saturday night in a race that saw three different drivers take turns at the lead along with at least a half dozen lead changes between Ryan Taylor, Dewease and Doug Esh. Full Story

    DIRT-TRACK ROUNDUP: Fiore captures 305 sprint victory at Susquehanna
    08/10/2014 10:04 PM EDT - Anthony Fiore won Sunday evening's 305 sprint-car feature at Susquehanna Speedway Park. Fiore took the lead midway though the 20-lap event and went on to top Mike Wagner II for the victory. Full Story

    As probe begins, Stewart steps away from the track
    08/10/2014 11:05 PM EDT - CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. - The collision was as common as any in racing. Kevin Ward Jr.'s car spun twice like a top, wheels hugging the wall, before it plopped backward on the dimly lit dirt track. Full Story

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    Preserving the Harvest: Raspberry compote tops your favorite treats

    This past week, I made raspberry compote. A friend of mine brought me raspberries fresh-picked from her parents' home in Berks County, and I just love raspberry compote on angel food cake. Full Story
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    China shuts down Beijing Independent Film Festival

    BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities blocked an annual independent film festival from opening on Saturday, said organizers of an event that has become a rare and influential venue for the showing of films that could be critical of the government. Full Story