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 Rev. Gary Adams says he plans to speak to his congregation about how replica or fake guns can lead to “deadly mishaps” when mistaken as real guns.
Mike Ruggiero of West Bridgewater walked 16 miles through the night in memory of his mother, who died by suicide.
Getting past the first round will be a challenge for the young team.
Dr. Tommy Chang will take over his new role in Boston Public Schools on July 1.
The Boston Marathon and associated events are getting a lot of attention this weekend, but that isn’t the only spring tradition generating some joy in town at the moment. Another annual milestone? Opening day of the swan boats in the Public Garden.
The Providence Friars beat the Boston University Terriers 4-3 to win their first NCAA hockey title Saturday night at TD Garden.
Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration refused to issue a permit Wynn Resorts needs to build its planned casino complex in Everett.
The Crimson will play the Minnesota Gophers Sunday for the national title.
The editorial boards at the Boston Globe, the Boston Herald, the Patriot Ledger and Gatehouse Media are calling for reform of the public records law.
A Peabody native and avid Pats fan, who recently moved to Arizona, talks about what he’s seeing ahead of tonight’s Super Bowl.
Branford Marsalis brings his quartet to Scullers.