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Memories of Popular Music…Tainted by Ticket Prices

Memories of Popular Music…Tainted by Ticket Prices

Daryl Hall and John Oates. (Photograph by Gary Harris, Creative Commons.) I enjoy music as much as the next guy, but I cannot justify the cost of a ticket to see most of the artists out on the concert circuit every year. Just this past weekend, Hall and Oates appeared on the CBS show Sunday

Haverhill’s Season of Optimism

Harbor Place at White’s Corner. With springtime temperatures and cloudless, sunny skies above the city, the changes to the area between Harbor Place and Haverhill Bank on Merrimack Street certainly looked impressive as I recently strolled along the boardwalk between the two buildings. The soon to be completed Bradford Rail Trail will certainly add a

A Cheerful Life

I think writers generally write about things that are important to them; thoughts that make a lasting impression. Sometimes these obsessions may come from stories they carry around inside waiting for opportunities to release them. This is what I think anyway. Sitting here struggling to come up with an idea for a new article I