Photos: Red Sox Foundation Visits Northeastern, Beth Israel.

Here are a few quick photos from the Red Sox Foundation’s visits to Northeastern University and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center last week. At Northeastern, the Foundation was hosting a fundraiser, and entertaining students with the World Series trophies and mascot, Wally.  At Beth Israel, this year’s class of Red Sox Scholars was given a tour of…

Photo: Oren, Adelson family attends Birthright Israel event at Washington’s Newseum.

Any time I get to cover an event related to Birthright Israel, I’m overjoyed. My experience in Israel was like none other in my life, so I jump at any opportunity that I know will bring me back to that trip.  This was the latest of that type, a fundraising event at the Newseum in Washington,…

Mayor of Ashkelon, Israel visits Baltimore!

Tonight I was invited to a dinner reception honoring the Mayor of Ashkelon, who is currently visiting Baltimore from Israel to continue growing the already strong partnership between the two cities.  It was a nice gathering that brought me right back to my time in Israel and has me thinking of my friends from Ashkelon. Benny…

“Israel strives for peace.”

more about ““Israel strives for peace.”“, posted with vodpod It seems like I’ve only been covering sports lately, so it was nice to be reminded Friday in the midst of my Orioles reporting that there are, in fact, other things happening in Baltimore. Nearly a hundred people gathered downtown on Friday to show their support…

Photos: Boston Red Sox Holiday Caravan.

Every year, several Boston Red Sox players and coaches take part in a Holiday Caravan, during which they visit various hospitals and community centers to share some holiday cheer. This year, infielder Garin Cecchini and pitchers Steven Wright and Heath Hembree were on the caravan, and made stops at six different hospitals: The Jimmy Fund,…

Photos: Red Sox Spread Holiday Cheer Throughout New England.

I’ve been busy over the last several weeks out on the road with Red Sox players, coaches, and personnel, who have been making World Series trophy visits as part of the Red Sox Holiday Caravan to various locations throughout New England. It’s been lots of fun to follow the trophies around and to document the…

Photos: Sox Scholars Hospital Tour and Holiday Party.

I’m late on these, but I wanted to get them up because I thought they were pretty interesting. This year’s class of Red Sox Scholars was given a tour of a few departments at Beth Israel Deaconess hospital, including the NICU and the Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery.  It was neat to see some of…

Photos: 2012 US Open – Day 1.

The 2012 US Open is underway! Today I was hard at work getting back into tennis mode and finding my bearings at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. As usual, it was a crazy day, but loads of fun. I’m not going to write much tonight, but I’ll be shooting a ton over the…