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Month: September 2015

John Wayne Gacy Investigation Leads to Breakthrough in Unrelated Case

  “You should never lose hope in finding your loved one.” Thankfully, this is the thought process of the Cook County Sheriff’s Office who recently started a nationwide effort to identify eight of Gacy’s victims.  Sheriff Tom Dart reopened the…

Zoey Said What?

Remember ten years ago when we were all in elementary school, and Zoey 101 was one of the biggest shows on Nickelodeon? We all wanted to go to boarding school at PCA and everybody wanted a Jet X? Well now…

Ed Sheeran is Coming to the Big Screen

It’s true, all you ‘Sheerios’ out there! The amazing Ed Sheeran is coming out with a concert movie! It is going to be called Jumper for Goalposts. Why did Sheeran choose that name? He told capitalfm.com, “Because we keep moving them.”…

John Krahn- Possibly the Largest Football Player Ever

John Krahn, also known as “Junior,” a High School senior football player from Southern California is not just any varsity team linebacker. Krahn stands an incredible seven feet tall and weighs 440 pounds. With his naturally huge body, he plans to…

BU kicks off EMPIRE series with Officer Macmillan from the Philadelphia Police Department

On Tuesday, Sept. 15, Bloomsburg University premiered EMPIRE, a new program aimed at teaching students life lessons that can’t be taught in the classroom. Program founder and coordinator, Marci Woods, kicked off the series earlier this week at the Kehr…

Top 10 Yogi-isms

On Sept. 22, the world of baseball lost a legend in Yogi Berra. Berra was a catcher for the New York Yankees from 1946-1963. He was also a manager for the Yankees, Mets and bench coach for the Astros until…

Recap of the Pope’s U.S. Tour: Philadelphia

Massive crowds, excessive security, and extreme restrictions were all put into place for the last stop of Pope Francis’ visit to the U.S. The city of Philadelphia took all the right precautions in hosting this historical event. His first stop…

BU Students Comment on Trump for President

Donald Trump, chairman and president of the Trump Organization and founder of Trump Entertainment Resorts is one of many Republican candidates running for the United States presidency. The former “The Apprentice” host has taken his success and iconic, outspoken personality…

A New Face Takes Control of the Bloomsburg Pitching Staff

What do most fresh out of college 23-year-olds in America do once they are forced to leave the carefree atmosphere they have lived in for the past four years? Most 23-year-olds wouldn’t be prepared to take on a locker room…

“Blood Moon” Eclipse Tonight

A boring old Sunday night is about to get better, thanks to the amazing grace of space. What better way to ring in October early than with a blood moon eclipse? A “blood moon” is when a full moon has…