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The Hollywood-Haverhill connection is where we will find our story. There is, in fact, a second, less well known Haverhill-Hollywood connection. It’s a story that links together Haverhill, alleged ax-murder Lizzie Borden, President Theodore Roosevelt, the United States Supreme Court, a naval destroyer and, of course, Hollywood.


I love seeing photo galleries of life hacks. You know, those uber-creative solutions to life’s little challenges – things that just make your life easier.


That’s how I feel about Boston radio. The changes have been so slow, so incremental, that I didn’t notice what rubbish I have been listening too until I stepped back and took a break.


The best books I read in 2016? Both were fiction: The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress and Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War. These were both outstanding.


I feel like I’ve seen more than the 72 artists and groups perform live, but these are the ones I can recall. From my first – Bachman-Turner Overdrive, to my most recent – Paul McCartney, I’ve have some wonderful and amazing evenings experiencing live music. A few of my favorite concerts would include seeing BB King […]


My Protest Vote

18Oct16

We need candidates we can enthusiastically support – not ones that force us to hold our collective nose as we enter the voting booth.


We’ve reached the end of another year and it’s time for my annual reading recap, this time for 2015. I start each year with several goals: I want to read a minimum of 20 books, I want to read at least one classic, I try to reach one book about baseball. In 2015 I blew […]