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.
Football returns to Fenway Park Saturday night for the first time since 1968.
A bicycle ride of remembrance takes place Sunday afternoon in Boston.
Keating, who sits on the House Homeland Security Committee and is a ranking member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, says the escalation of violence is alarming.
The state agency that helps uninsured residents get health insurance launched open enrollment on Sunday.
Massachusetts Advocates for Children released a report calling for new ways to expand post-academic employment opportunities for young people with disabilities.
Middlesex Sheriff Peter Koutoujian is among 130 law enforcement officials who have formed a new group aimed at reducing the number of people in prison nationwide.
In the latest WBUR poll on the N.H. race, Biden had just 9 percent of support among Democratic primary voters with slipping favorability figures.
The sports journalist who broke the DeflateGate story says he is expecting the Patriots to win Sunday night’s much-anticipated game against the Indianapolis Colts.
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.
After more than 50 years, the old-fashioned miniature golf course off Route 1 in Saugus is closing. The spot is well known for its dayglo orange T-rex that, from the sixth hole, gazes over the highway.
Two dark chapters in recent Boston history are on display this week at the Venice Film Festival, the world’s longest running film festival.
Reports of abuse and neglect involving children who are already receiving services from the state are on the rise, according to an annual report released Tuesday by state child advocate.
Branford Marsalis brings his quartet to Scullers.