Published in the Daily Hampshire Gazette Oct 31, 2007 Posted in memory of the great Julio Lugo, who passed away November 15 just two days shy of his 46th birthday. BOSTON - Boston played hooky today. And a lot of other towns did, too. From one corner of this commonwealth to the other, people called … Continue reading DANCIN’ IN THE STREETS: BOSTON REVELS IN SOX GLORY

The Solar Divide

by Bob Flaherty | Sep 14, 2021 When it’s right in front of you, like the nine decaying cherry trees on Northampton’s Warfield Place that the city of Northampton recently removed in order to rebuild the road and sidewalk, residents lose their minds. Some likened the tree-cutting “violence” to napalm deforestation during the Vietnam War and “ordained” the … Continue reading The Solar Divide

A KISS For All Ages

SEPTEMBER 15, 2010 Generations bond over heavy metal By BOB FLAHERTY Staff Writer At right, cover art for the band's newest album "Sonic Boom." Yes, that's me in the picture, piggybacked by my oldest son, Brendan, who's 39 now, and has ridden all five of his kids on his boulders at one time or another - and … Continue reading A KISS For All Ages