Brickhouse Strength Builds Girl-Power! (photos)

This past week the Saucon Valley School District campus was buzzing with a lively array of girls drenched with sweat and neon who ranged in the age from 7 to 13.  Dozens of young ladies spent their mornings under the watchful eye of Brickhouse Strength owner and operator Chris Fluck.  For the second consecutive summer, Chris and his staff once again introduced and taught some essential skills and techniques that are designed to enhance athleticism and, more importantly, attempt to help reduce the likelihood of injury.  More and more studies support the unfortunate idea that female athletes are more prone to sports-related injuries than males.  Chris realizes this problem and is again trying to do something about it. Continue Reading →

Astronaut Terry Hart

Astronaut Lands in Hellertown for St. Luke’s Care (Sponsored)

Over a span of five years, former Space Shuttle astronaut and Lehigh University aerospace engineering professor Terry Hart underwent joint replacements for both hips, shoulders and finally his knees, and bounced back quickly thanks to St. Luke’s Orthopedic Care and Physical Therapy at St Luke’s-Hellertown. Continue Reading →

Big Panthers Teaching Little Panthers on Gridiron (photos)

High school football, along with the entire 2018-2019 PIAA sports season, is right around the corner.  Before the sports season is upon us however, Phil Sams and his football staff have, once again, provided a little football fix that is aimed at generating interest and providing fun to youngsters throughout Saucon Valley.  This week, about thirty-five Saucon Valley youth athletes joined the high school Panther football players for a fun and free clinic. Continue Reading →