William Sperling with a great sense of humor and the joy of painting, cooking, cribbage, golf, ping pong, and in his younger years, basketball. He was generous with his paintings and his time. He was happiest hosting family and friends, challenging anyone to a cribbage...
Probe prompted by funds paid to mayor's family for purchases

...investigating borough purchases that include expenses for Mayor Charlotte Brower's five grandchildren to fly to California for a basketball camp.The payments also include tens of thousands dollars for cakes and crafts by the mayor's office and other departments...
State officials returning seal fur vests after controversy

...purchases from her family members without her knowledge or approval.Other documents, however, showed a handwritten approval with Brower's name. That request sent three of her grandchildren to basketball camp in California for $7,405.
NCAA tweaks March Madness seeding rules for more flexibility

...the field of 68 for the NCAA men's basketball tournament will have more flexibility...chairman of the Division I men's basketball committee. "Making this change gives...department, or is an athlete on the basketball team.
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Sports On TV for Tuesday, July 21

...Baltimore at N.Y. Yankees or Chicago Cubs at CincinnatiPAN AMERICAN GAMES3 p.m., ESPN2 - Men's soccer, boxing, men's basketball, athletics, beach volleyball, men's volleyball, taekwondo, equestrian, at TorontoSOCCER2 a.m., FS1 - International...
Sports On TV for Sunday, July 19

...GAMES9:30 a.m., ESPN2 - Volleyball, cycling, women's basketball, taekwondo, at Toronto3 p.m., ESPN2 - Volleyball, boxing, women's soccer, cycling, women's basketball, taekwondo, at TorontoSOCCER12:30 p.m., FS1 - CONCACAF...
SHI to sponsor Annual Latseen Hoop Camp Aug. 10-13

...Union.The Latseen Hoop Camp is a free program that provides a safe environment for youth to be physically active, develop basketball fundamentals and learn the Tlingit language.The camp is for students in grades 3-8 and is scheduled 8 a.m.- 5 p...
Sports On TV for Monday, July 20

...Andrews, ScotlandMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL3 p.m., ESPN - N.Y. Mets at WashingtonPAN AMERICAN GAMES3 p.m., ESPN2 - Men's soccer, boxing, women's basketball, beach volleyball, women's volleyball, taekwondo, at Toronto
NBA leaning toward no playoff guarantee for division winners

...that."First of all, it's never happened before that a division winner did not finish within the top eight, and our basketball analytics folks calculate that there's less than a 5 percent chance that it would happen," he said before taking part...
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Sports On TV for Thursday, July 23

...MetsPAN AMERICAN GAMES2 p.m., ESPN2 - Boxing, men's basketball, women's soccer, men's volleyball, athletics, karate...GAMES12:30 a.m., ESPN2 - Men's soccer, boxing, men's basketball, women's soccer, women's volleyball, athletics, karate...


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