Archive for March, 2012

19
Mar
12

TD goes to the Garden

The last time I covered a sporting event at the pro sports arena on Causeway Street in Boston, it was 1998. And the place was known as the FleetCenter. Now it’s TD Garden.

I was at the Fleet in ’98 to cover the Hopkinton girls basketball Div. 4 state championship game against Tyngsborough. We sat along the baseline behind one of the baskets as the Hillers defeated Tyngs for the title. Hopkinton and Tyngsborough are now in Div. 2, and the Tigers just played in the state title game over the weekend in Worcester. The more things change … Continue reading ‘TD goes to the Garden’

03
Mar
12

Back in the woods, already

Well, that didn’t take long.

I thought it would be weeks until I was able to hit the trails again. Wrong. Continue reading ‘Back in the woods, already’

01
Mar
12

My luck has ‘run’ out

When I first arrived here in mid-December, I took to the trails in Ayer, near my apartment. Every day, I found more and more wooded pathways in which to run: in Groton, in Harvard. And every time I was able to enter the woods, I said to myself, “I won’t be able to run trails for much longer, so enjoy it.” Continue reading ‘My luck has ‘run’ out’