April 2, 2016
1.098 OPS (on-base percentage of .533 plus slugging percentage of .565 ) last season for Haddonfield junior shortstop Joey Loperfido, a Duke recruit. 1.01 ERA last season for West Deptford junior lefthander Drew Wilden, a Maryland recruit. 57 Games started in center field the last three seasons by Mainland senior Matt Thomas. 47 School-record number of hits last season by Northern Burlington senior outfielder Zack Wright, a La Salle recruit.
April 1, 2016 |
Remember all the hoo-hah about Tidal, the streaming service owned by some of music's wealthiest performers, which was going to revolutionize the flailing industry and make sure artists got paid? TMZ.com reports that Jay Z is suing the former owners and execs of Tidal for $15 million, claiming they inflated their subscription numbers like a Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon. According to reports, Jay Z was told the streaming service had 540,000 subscribers but now believes the number was much lower.
March 26, 2016 |
Sister Kimberly Kessler has learned the solitary truth about the path she has chosen. She has prayed, studied, and served with the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer in Huntingdon Valley for eight years, with two more to go before taking her final vows. She already has outlasted three other aspirants, who gave up along the way. At age 39 one of the youngest nuns in a community of just 18, she sometimes worries about a future with a dwindling group of sisters to carry on the mission. In Kessler, the predicament of religious life crystallizes.
March 14, 2016
Population: 12,376 (2010) Median household income: $103,389 Area: 18.6 square miles Settlements in the last three months: 40 Homes for sale: 34 Average days on market: 43 Median sales price: $304,800 Housing stock: 4,217 units, primarily single-family homes School district: Downingtown Area SOURCES: U.S. Census Bureau; West Bradford Township; Kit Anstey, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach Realtors, West...
March 14, 2016 |
German Chancellor Angela Merkel cited a "gratifying" drop in the number of refugees entering Germany and defended her efforts to reach a deal with Turkey on migration as she made a final effort to win votes ahead of three state elections Sunday. With polls showing support for Merkel's Christian Democratic Union slipping, the chancellor placed her open-border refugee policy front and center on Saturday as voters in Baden- Wuerttemberg, Rhineland-Palatinate and Saxony-Anhalt prepared to go to the polls.
March 10, 2016
Here is a look at Ryan Arcidiacono's time at Villanova: Three years before Arcidiacono's arrival 2009-10: 25-8 2010-11: 21-12 2011-12: 13-19 3-year total: 59-39 (.602) Four years with Arcidiacono 2012-13: 20-14 2013-14: 29-5 2014-14: 33-3 2015-16: 27-4 (season not completed) 4-year total: 109-26 (.807) Most wins by class Class of 2016: 109-26 (.807) Class of 2009: 102-37 (.734) Arcidiacono on Villanova career lists GAMES PLAYED 139, Dante Cunningham, 2005-2009 139, Scottie Reynolds, 2006-2010 138, Doug West, 1985-1989 137, Kenny Wilson, 1985-1989 137, Corey Fisher, 2007-2011 137, Antonio Pena, 2007-2011 136, JayVaughn Pinkston, 2011-2015 135, Harold Pressley, 1982-1986 135, Ryan Arcidiacono, 2012-2016 POINTS 1.Kerry Kittles 2,243 ... 27.Darrun Hilliard 1,511 28.Tom Greis 1,504 29.Ryan Arcidiacono 1,470 30.Chris Ford 1,433 ASSISTS 1.Kenny Wilson 627 2.Stewart Granger 595 3.Alvin Williams 553 4.Ryan Arcidiacono 504 5.Chris Ford 500 - Joe Juliano
March 6, 2016
Population: 864 (2013) Median household income: $60,192 (2013) Area: One square mile Settlements in the last three months: 6 Homes for sale: 11 Average days on market: 97 Median sale price: $245,000 Housing stock: 403 units, from 20 years old to mid-19th- century vintage. School district: Palisades SOURCES: U.S. Census Bureau; Frank Dolski, Coldwell Banker Hearthside Real Estate, Lahaska