Friday, October 9, 2015
Journeys Into “Islanders in Exile”

“Islanders in Exile”

So quoted the New York Times of an embittered Islander fan about the move of their team from Long Island to Brooklyn. A new season – their 44th – starts tonight for the Islanders. But it will be very different from the others as the Isles have keft their home of the last 43 years Read Article

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Thursday, October 8, 2015
Journeys Into A Bud and Miller Merger ?

A Bud and Miller Merger ?

I remember when Bud and the Champagne of Bottled Beer were rivals – real rivals – like the Dodgers and Giants; the Hatfields and McCoys. Here are some ads from the 1950’s that may help you recall that time (or feel like you were there if not yet alive). The proposed merger still may or Read Article

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Thursday, October 8, 2015
Journeys Into Jays Draw Attention of U.S. Media

Jays Draw Attention of U.S. Media

The big baseball story heading into baseball’s playoffs is the return to post season play for the Chicago Cubs and the New York Mets. But also garnering some attention, even south of the border, is baseball fever taking home in Toronto. Numerous American media outlets have noticed how the city of Toronto, the province of Read Article

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Journeys Into “Hello Canada and Hockey Fans in the United States”: A New Season Begins

“Hello Canada and Hockey Fans in the United States”: A New Season Begins

  It’s Canadiens and Leafs at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto as the National Hockey League debuts a new season – its 98th. After the game there will be highlights galore at places such as TSN, Sportsnet and NHL Network. Here are highlights from a Leaf-Canadiens match from sone time ago – 1933. The Read Article

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Journeys Into A Road Trip into a Literary South

A Road Trip into a Literary South

In South Toward Home: Travels in Southern Literature, Margaret Eby visits to the hometowns and haunts of 10 favorite authors – including Faulkner, Welty, O’Connor and Wright. In making this journey, Eby premises it on the relationship between the region and its literature. “There is no popular category known as Northern literature’, she stresses. More, in Read Article

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Journeys Into A World Traveler Casts An Eye on Home

A World Traveler Casts An Eye on Home

  Paul Theroux  is an American travel writer and novelist,  whose best known work of travel writing is The Great Railway Bazaar (1975) . He has published numerous works of fiction, some of which were made into feature films, and has received awards and critical acclaim along the way. A new work, Deep South: Four Seasons Read Article

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