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Police shooting sparks protests in Philadelphia

Monday afternoon, Philadelphia police shot a 27-year-old man named Walter Wallace, Jr. A cell phone video showed the scene in question. Wallace is seen in the video brandishing a knife and walking towards the officers who had arms drawn. Wallace’s…

Anger in Philadelphia – On the ground reporting for BUnow

PHILADELPHIA — On Saturday, May 30, protestors took to the streets of Philadelphia to protest the unjust murder of George Floyd, an African-American man who apparently died at the hands of Derek Chauvin, a Minneapolis police officer. Originally meant to…

Bloomsburg Athletics Hosts Their First ‘Coaches Caravan’

BLOOMSBURG – Monday, Feb. 17, Bloomsburg University Athletics held their first “Coaches Caravan” in Philadelphia. The event was hosted by 2007 Bloomsburg alum and Super Bowl Champion, Jahri Evans. The caravan, organized by Director of Athletics Mike McFarland, was a…

The Spookiest Places in Spooky Season

Spooky scary skeletons usually send shivers down the spines of children, but to adults, Halloween may not be as scary anymore. After a certain age, Halloween does not necessarily provide the same thrill for most. While buying discounted candy at…

Dear Mike Trout: Please Come Home

Dear Mike Trout, Let’s face it, you’re a Broad Street Bully at heart. LA is beautiful. Beautiful weather, beautiful people, and sidewalks paved with stars. But let’s be honest… home is where the heart is. All Los Angeles sees you…

All Star Jimmy Butler To The Sixers

The Jimmy Butler era in Minnesota is finally over, as he has been traded to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Timberwolves will also send second-year pro center Justin Patton. In return the T-Wolves receive forwards Robert Covington and Dario Saric, guard…

The Eagles’ Putrid Season, Philadelphia’s Assimilation to Cleveland, and Call-Outs

(Note: This article was written prior to the Eagles’ latest debacle against the Cincinnati Bengals.) You know when something bad happens so often that you just become numb to it? That’s what it’s like to be a fan of the…

Philadelphia to Host 2017 NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is coming to Philly. Yup, you read that right. The three-day spectacle that is the NFL Draft will be taking place in Philadelphia beginning on April 27. The draft will be held along Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Rumors…

Flyers Celebrate 50 Year Anniversary

Tuesday marked a very special day for the Philadelphia Flyers as it was their 50 year anniversary of being part of the National Hockey League. On Feb. 9, 1967, the team was approved as part of the NHL expansion which…

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…