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.
BOSTON — James Foley made the comments to students at Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism shortly after he was released from six weeks of captivity in Libya in 2011.
BOSTON — One of the oldest charities in New England, the 142-year-old Worcester-based Lutheran Social Services, has decided its name is getting in the way of its mission.
Dick and Tony have been friends since the 1950s, when they met on the Dartmouth College ski team. They still ski together, and it means much more to them now.
BOSTON — A 28-year-old man from England will attempt to set the world record for fastest times running onto and off Boston’s transit system rail lines.
BOSTON — As the ALCS kicks off on Saturday night in Fenway, freelance journalist Anna Clark shares the Detroit perspective.
BOSTON — Watertown’s Cypress Street, which was swarmed by police during the manhunt for Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in April , celebrated an end-of-summer block party on Saturday.
BOSTON — Glenn Stout said none of the Red Sox were terrible this season, and that may have been the secret to their success.
BOSTON — With just over a week to go before the Boston preliminary election, a new poll from The Boston Globe shows that only one-quarter of likely voters say they have decided on a mayoral candidate.
BOSTON — Sports writer Shalise Manza Young talks about Tom Brady and the state of the Patriot’s defense.
BOSTON — The Charles River Conservancy is holding the first public swim in the Charles River in more than fifty years.
Branford Marsalis brings his quartet to Scullers.