As if women need a reminder that it’s not entirely about merit — even in 2014. Popular NFL reporter Pam Oliver pushed aside for younger colleague: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/hot-pam-oliver-claims-ageism-nfl-tv-demotion-article-1.1928531?cid=bitly
Rookie Marcus Stroman notched his eighth MLB win. My feature on how the Blue Jays RHP from Long Island got here: http://www.lipulse.com/health-beauty/article/height-doesnt-measure-heart
Saturday’s Newsday Act 2 cover.
Here’s my story on masters track and field: http://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/bohemia-club-members-don-t-let-age-keep-them-off-track-and-field-1.9058927
My Saturday Newsday cover story:
The Civil War rages on in miniature: http://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/civil-war-buff-recreates-armies-and-dioramas-1.8874544
Happy Memorial Day: My cover story on this The Salvation Army USA volunteer who motivates seniors to bake cupcakes for street homeless veterans http://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/salvation-army-seniors-find-that-doing-for-others-helps-them-too-1.8162459
Northwestern is back in the women’s lacrosse Final Four. See how Long Island’s pipeline of great players has made a key contribution to the lacrosse dynasty. http://www.lipulse.com/health-beauty/article/the-sticks-of-li-head-west
Sunrise over the Great Peconic Bay on Long Island’s North Fork.
Bob Serrao once appeared on American Bandstand, sang for Steve Allen and released two records. At 17, his rock and roll career as a member of the Brooklyn-bred Bay Bops was moving faster than teens at a sock hop.
DJs of a certain age play for older crowd: http://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/djs-of-a-certain-age-play-for-older-crowd-1.7238043
Snow day along Northport Harbor.
(Source: Flickr / jasonmolinet)