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    SNYDER: Area birders, nature fans can see great show at Conejohela Flats

    08/01/2014 01:23 AM EDT
    Bird watching is a pastime you either love or hate. For some, it's a lifelong passion — with folks continuously searching for their next big sighting. 
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    STROHECKER: Blacktop Basketball Bash at Springettsbury Park has become big success
    07/30/2014 11:21 PM EDT - All summer long, you may have driven past Springettsbury Park and seen the lights shining. That's nothing new. Full Story

    PRESTON: Ravens' defense needs to get its swagger back in 2014
    07/30/2014 12:42 PM EDT - The Ravens finished the 2013 season with the 12th-ranked defense in the NFL, but they didn't have the usual swagger. Full Story

    COLLIER: Forty years later, Steelers' draft class of 1974 remains best ever — by far
    07/30/2014 12:37 PM EDT - An outsized portion of the early chatter in Latrobe this week got powered by first-round draft pick Ryan Shazier, the 21-year-old linebacker whose explosiveness confounded veteran running back LeGarrette Blount in the rumbly annual rumba called the backs-on-backers drill. Full Story

    HEISER: Dawson Outing will serve two good purposes
    07/30/2014 12:32 AM EDT - There was a time, back in the 1970s and 1980s, when softball was absolutely huge in York County. York Barbell, led by its legendary owner, Bob Hoffman, was one of the driving forces behind the boom. Full Story

    COOK: Steelers standout Pouncey at least guilty of bad judgment
    07/29/2014 12:04 PM EDT - Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey said he did nothing wrong at his birthday party earlier this month. I want to believe him. Full Story

    HOUSEHOLDER: Living Legends Dream Race set for Port Royal on Saturday
    07/29/2014 01:22 AM EDT - Port Royal's Living Legends Dream Race highlights this weekend's racing action. The Saturday evening event for the sprint cars carries a purse in excess of $55,000. Full Story

    WALK: New pace-of-play rules will cause damage to Atlantic League
    07/27/2014 05:17 PM EDT - To its credit, after years of talking about speeding up the games, the Atlantic League is finally doing something about it by implementing new pace-of-play rules. Full Story

    COOK: For Steelers' Roethlisberger, a ring trumps contract extension
    07/25/2014 10:38 AM EDT - In Ben Roethlisberger's perfect world, he gets a rich contract extension before the NFL season opens Sept. Full Story

    DAVIDSON: Rice's two-game suspension proves NFL believes pot worse than assault
    07/24/2014 08:50 PM EDT - Talk about a distraction. As flippant and meaningless as that word has become in the context of sports and locker rooms, it seems a fitting characterization of Ray Rice's situation on the Baltimore Ravens — at least in the NFL's eyes. Full Story

    Oakland Zoo animals enjoy fruit after truck crash

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Animals at the Oakland Zoo were treated to a buffet of tropical fruit after a truck spilled its shipment on a freeway. Full Story
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    Food in Jars: Pickles how you like 'em

    One of my family's favorite snacks has always been pickles. At every family gathering, there's a tray out with several different kinds of pickles, from sweet to spicy to dilled. Full Story