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By - 10/31/14 - 1:03 pm

Neumeier, who spent 20 years at WBZ before moving to CSNE, is in the hospital today after a stroke Wednesday night, WBZ reports.

By - 10/22/14 - 4:59 pm
Dick and Rick Hoyt at Boston City Council

Matt O'Malley introduces the Hoyts.

Dick and Rick Hoyt got two standing ovations today when the City Council honored them for their decades of running and courage by declaring today Team Hoyt Day.

City Councilor Matt O'Malley, himself a Marathon runner, introduced the father and son. He recalled going to Cleveland Circle as a kid to watch the Marathon and always knowing when the Hoyts were coming by the wave... Read more

By - 10/10/14 - 5:10 pm

The Smoking Gun introduces us to Victor Thompson, who had a series of mug shots taken when he was arrested on a drug charge last month, which is how we know his entire head is tattooed to look like a replica of Brady's Patriots helmet:

He added the name of the helmet maker (“Riddell”) on his forehead, as well as an American flag and

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By - 10/4/14 - 11:46 am
Albano

The streets around East Boston High School are already marked "No Parking" for tomorrow's wake for Anthony Albano, a longtime neighborhood figure and activist, who died Thursday.

Albano, nicknamed "The Great One," will be waked between 3 and 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the high school where he spent so much time rooting on its sports teams.

Obituary.... Read more

By - 9/28/14 - 1:01 pm
Derek Jeter outside the Four Seasons

Wad1980 was on his morning run around the Public Garden when he noticed some hubbub outside the Four Seasons.

Salute to one of the all-time Yankees greats as he prepares for his final game! You made the Red Sox rivalry what it was!

Not long after, Jeter boarded the team bus for his last game at Fenway.... Read more

By - 9/27/14 - 11:16 am

Paul Levy recounts a letter a local youth-soccer league got from a lawyer trying to get the league to make an exception for his 7-year-old so she can play soccer with earrings.

By - 9/26/14 - 4:14 pm

Maybe Marty Walsh needs to stop talking to reporters about his trip to Ireland. For the second time this month, the mayor says a reporter had him saying something he didn't really say. Mayoral spokeswoman Kate Norton says:

Today Mayor Walsh expressed his support for a ‘Belfast Beanpot’ - an initiative proposed by the Odyssey Trust, to host 4-6 college hockey teams from the

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By - 9/26/14 - 10:49 am

UPDATE: Mayor Walsh reports that's not what he said.

The BBC reports Mayor Walsh is backing a proposal to host the 2016 Beanpot Tournament in Belfast.

By - 9/19/14 - 2:40 pm

Havlicek stole the ball! Well, he dribbled it through the automotive department, at any rate.

By - 8/3/14 - 12:13 pm

John Ruch, formerly a reporter here and now a reporter in Atlanta, takes us on a tour of the remnants of the last Olympics held in the US.

By - 7/31/14 - 10:12 am

The Globe reports. Also gone: Gomes.

UPDATE: Lackey leaves.

UPDATE UPDATE: Drew departs.

EVEN UPDATE-IER: Miller moves.... Read more

By - 7/29/14 - 10:56 pm

Pete Abraham tweets; end of an era in Boston.

By - 7/26/14 - 8:52 am
Tom Brady

RedSox223 attended a Patriots practice yesterday.

Copyright Redsox223. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By - 7/22/14 - 10:47 am
AS Roma practicing at Tufts

Amfretto captured AS Roma practicing for its match tomorrow against Liverpool at Fenway.

By - 7/19/14 - 7:04 pm

The New York Times introduces us to Lobsang Sangay with a profile that starts with him reminiscing about game 7 of the 2003 ALCS - and the lessons he took away from Grady Little's decision to leave Martinez in the game:

Behind his desk, a magnificent life-size, silk-draped photograph of the Dalai Lama hangs from the wall, and outside his window, the Himalayas rise

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