Sharon Brody is the voice of WBUR’s weekend mornings. On Saturdays and Sundays, she anchors the news for Weekend Edition and other popular programs such as Only A Game, Living on Earth and Car Talk. During the week she frequently anchors the midday and afternoon news shifts. She also contributes essays to Cognoscenti, WBUR.org’s opinion page.
A Boston radio veteran, Brody’s experience includes more than a decade as Morning Edition anchor at WGBH and a long stint as morning news anchor, news director and features editor at WFNX.
Her humorous essays and features for broadcast and print have permeated WFNX, Marketplace, Monitor Radio, TV 38, the Boston Phoenix and other outlets. She also was a co-founder of Boston’s award-winning radio sketch comedy troupe, No Soap Radio.
Brody’s hobbies include reading, writing, photography, eavesdropping and complaining about any temperatures below 65 degrees.
The Celtics are hoping for a better story than last year, when they were swept by the Cavaliers in the first round.
Boston Herald sports columnist Steve Buckley joined Weekend Edition Sunday to discuss recent team decisions, as well as what fans can expect to see this season.
Near the area of 227 River St., officers found a man in his 20s suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died at the age of 79. Harvard Law Emeritus Professor Alan Dershowitz speaks about Scalia’s innovative opinions and legacy.
Pollster Steve Koczela joined WBUR’s Weekend Edition to discuss where the candidates stand ahead of the first in the nation primary.
Mark Kiszla, sports columnist for The Denver Post, gives his predictions for Sunday’s big game between the New England Patriots and the Denver Broncos.
Singer/songwriter Robin Lane’s nonprofit, “Songbird Sings,” offers free songwriting workshops to women and girls who have experienced domestic abuse, sexual assault, trafficking, mental illness and other challenges.
To get to Foxborough, the Chiefs are riding a wave of momentum having won 11 straight games while the Patriots stumbled at the end of the regular season.
Jim McBride, who covers the Patriots for the Boston Globe, discusses what to expect ahead of the team’s upcoming playoff matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs next Saturday.
Boston Globe reporter Beth Healy joined WBUR’s Weekend Edition to talk about the Globe’s week of delivery problems and why reporters stepped in to help.
After 18 years, New England’s largest opera company is moving its productions to a temporary venue next fall. That venue has not been named yet.
Two dark chapters in recent Boston history are on display this week at the Venice Film Festival, the world’s longest running film festival.
Branford Marsalis brings his quartet to Scullers.