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Tom Caron

Boston broadcaster relishes role sharing sports with rural, suburban New England fans

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Boston - Boston sports anchor Tom Caron speaks fondly of his now longtime employers at the New England Sports Network...
Actress Marcia Cross

Marcia Cross recalls her Marlborough childhood

Actress now advocates for cancer prevention and research    By Jane Keller Gordon, Assistant Editor  Marlborough - Before Marcia Cross — now 58 — performed Shakespeare...
Percy Spencer, the Raytheon engineer credited with inventing the microwave oven

A melted candy bar brought the world the microwave oven

By Brett Peruzzi, Contributing Writer   Waltham - Like many inventions, the technology that would lead to the microwave oven was discovered by accident, in a...
photo of Anita Diamant

‘Period, End of Sentence’

Anita Diamant, bestselling author, continues to advocate for women By Jane Keller Gordon, Assistant Editor Newton - When COVID-19 hit last winter, Massachusetts-based author Anita Diamant...
Susan Rioff

Susan Rioff – Urban planner turned wood craftswoman

By Peg Lopata, Contributing Writer Cambridge - Life takes us all kinds of surprising places.  Who could’ve predicted that Susan Rioff, 74, once an urban...
Kathy Kommit

Dating coach helps women find mates online

By Elizabeth Rose, Contributing Writer  Acton - The global spread of the 2020 pandemic stimulated an explosion of online dating activity never before witnessed. A...
Daniel Hondor

Daniel Hondor, coach for the ‘sport of kings’

By Peg Lopata, Contributing Writer Cambridge -  What do you think of when you imagine people fencing?  A scene from a play by Shakespeare?  Aristocrats...
Tina Olton

Tina Olton – Many ways to live a life

By Peg Lopata, Contributing Writer Cambridge – Tina Olton, 77, of Cambridge has traveled the world.  Along her American travels she earned a degree in...
job seekers program for older adults

Library program discusses challenges of an older job seeker

By Liz Nolan, Contributing Writer Northborough - The Northborough Library has been offering its free Job Seekers Program since July. The program offers a networking...

Retired ballet dancer promotes diversity as artistic director

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Culture Editor Jamaica Plain – Longtime dance educator Tony Williams draws on his two decades of experience performing internationally with major ballet...