Up, Up and Away

RAHWAY–Students in Susan Bechelli’s fifth grade at Grover Cleveland School got the school year off to an uplifting start. As part of a science unit on Motion and Design, the class assembled balloon-powered helicopters and launched them on the playground.

BlueClaws Win Playoff Opener 7-0

HICKORY, N.C. – Trevor May had a record-breaking Wednesday night, and the BlueClaws bats picked up right where they left off in the regular season as Lakewood crushed Hickory 7-0 in Game One of the Northern Division Championship Series.

Benitez Blows Save; Bears Lose 5-3

NEWARK – Travis Garcia lifted a two-run homer with two out in the top of the ninth inning, snapping a 3-3 tie and capping a five-run rally, leading the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs to a 5-3 victory over the Newark Bears Wednesday night at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.

The Bloom Is Off The Rose!

Mother Nature can be a capricious mistress. In recent years, we’ve seen an unexplained devastation of bat and bee populations. We’ve also witnessed the successful return of the eastern bluebird after years of decline due to competition from non-native birds.