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ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Former professional wrestling star Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka was charged Tuesday with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the death of his mistress more than three decades ago. Prosecutors in Lehigh County announced the results of a grand jury investigation into the death of Nancy Argentino, 23, of New York.
A Monroe County man has been charges following a gun-pointing incident which was the result of a domestic dispute.
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Jim Thorpe head volleyball coach Victoria Nichols goes over serving with Alex McGinley at Monday’s practice. BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS
In high school sports, words like young, inexperienced, and youth are usually associated with teams that don’t have the best success rate. However, a good crop of young and talented players can jump-start a program. Sprinkle in a young and passionate coach and the recipe for success is ready to be served. The Jim Thorpe and Tamaqua volleyball programs are hoping that’s what’s in their future with the recent hires of 23 year-old coaches Victoria Nichols (Jim Thorpe) and Emilie Baker (Tamaqua).
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Families of children battling cancer would go any distance to find a cure. This September, Alex’s Lemonade is setting off on a #Journey2aMillion and going 1 million miles to help raise awareness and funds for cures. You can help them reach 1 million miles. Recruit friends and start a team or join by yourself. Go to alexslemonade.org to find out more. Make sure to keep reading the Times News this month for stories about local families dealing with...
"Irrational Man" is an odd movie title that doesn't make much sense until you've seen the film. While the title is not one of the more memorable film titles, it makes sense symbolically. That's because "Irrational Man" writer-director Woody Allen isn't only talking about the protagonist, Abe Lucas (Joaquin Phoenix), a college philosophy professor, but rather the family of man with Abe as the stand-in.