By Rick Cawley
Looking through some old files, I came upon a clipping from the Philadelphia Inquirer (that big newspaper downtown) from Thursday, November 18, 1869, which was Thanksgiving Day.
Words interest me. I’ve been reading them since I was five years old or so, and working with them for profit ever since I sold my first writing while I was in high school.
The first time I ever heard of Joseph R. Biden Jr. was on Friday, Dec. 18, 1972. I was in the newsroom of the old Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, working on my Sunday column.
On April 16, 1789, two days after he was notified that the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia had elected him president of the new government, George Washington left his home on the Potomac River in Virginia and started out for New York.
By Rick CawleyFor the ReviewThe Rox United U8 Girls Soccer Team jumped out to an early lead and coasted to an 8-1 victory over Fishtown in a 2019 contest played at Saul HS .
By Rick CawleyFor the ReviewThe Rox United U8 Girls Soccer Team jumped out to an early lead and coasted to an 8-1 victory over Fishtown in a 2019 contest played at Saul HS.
About this time last year, while normal people were preoccupied with the carryings-on of football practitioners, some people who devote their energies to baseball were making a proposal that would change the American way of life: Robot umpires.
By Rick CawleyFor the ReviewThe LaSalle HS boys basketball team edged Springside Chestnut Hill Academy 45-43 in a game played in Dec., 2019.The Blue Devils were able to close the gap on the Explorers in the final minute but a potential game winning 3 point shot by SCH's Darius Isaac just mis…