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Go Boston!

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
by on Living Around

I’m a diehard Yankee fan, but this year I’m rooting for the Red Sox. I’m happy they have made it to the World Series and

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Mariano

Exit Sandman: A Homage to Mariano Rivera

Thursday, September 26th, 2013
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“Exit light/Enter night/Take my hand/We’re off to never never land,” sing Metallica in “Enter Sandman.” If the never never land where the sandman takes you,

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Sharon Robinson on Her Father’s Legacy and the Film 42

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
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For 16 years, Sharon Robinson has devoted her time and energies to inspiring young people through the story of her father, Jackie Robinson, who broke

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Andrea and Harry

Woman Around Town: NBC’s Andrea Joyce –
Breaking the Ice for Women Covering Sports

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Andrea Joyce has spent most of her career on the sidelines and, from that vantage point, has influenced television and sports. Growing up in an

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Five Great Baseball Films

Sunday, March 31st, 2013
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With the Washington Nationals playing their first game of the season against the Marlins, on Monday, April 1 (fingers crossed!), the Yankees opening against their

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Nationals vs. Yankees: Our Hope for a World Series

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
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The match up was a baseball fan’s dream: two teams on hot winning streaks representing East Coast power cities, the battle made possible by Baseball

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We Give Thanks for…

Thursday, November 24th, 2011
by on Living Around

That there’s always next year to win a World Series. For George Clooney. For two weeks without any headlines about Kim Kardashian. For my husband

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Pitt

Moneyball—Buying Nearly the Best for Less

Sunday, September 25th, 2011
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It’s perhaps fitting that Moneyball hit theaters the same week that the New York Yankees clinched the American League East. Once tagged by the rival

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