Fenway http://nhpr.org en Fenway’s First Season http://nhpr.org/post/fenway-s-first-season <p>Author Glenn Stout talks to us about his book, "Fenway 1912."</p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 17:04:39 +0000 Virginia Prescott 802 at http://nhpr.org Fenway’s First Season Let's Play Ball! A Report From The Red Sox Home Opener http://nhpr.org/post/lets-play-ball-report-red-sox-home-opener <p>The Red Sox faithful are holding their breath for a resurrection after a 26 game deficit behind the Yankees and a dismal .426 winning percentage last year. Yesterday, New Hampshire’s own <strong>Darren Garnick</strong> was in attendance at Fenway’s opening day, one face in a crowd of thousands hoping for a win under New Hampshire native – and new Red Sox skipper, Ben Cherington. <strong>Darren</strong> is a former business columnist and contributor to New Hampshire magazine and joins us today to discuss opening day, the Red Sox, and the New Hampshire fans who love them.</p><p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Virginia Prescott 25135 at http://nhpr.org Let's Play Ball! A Report From The Red Sox Home Opener A Century Of Joy And Heartbreak At Fenway Park http://nhpr.org/post/century-joy-and-heartbreak-fenway-park It's hard to pinpoint exactly<em> </em>what it is about Fenway Park. A century after it was built, fans still gush about this "lyric little bandbox," as John Updike called it. To guys like Ed Carpenter, Fenway is history and home, magic and mystique.<p>"I love this place," he says, tearing up. "I mean, it's not mortar and bricks and seats."<p>Carpenter first started coming to Fenway with his dad in 1949, when he was 6.<p>"We walked up this ramp right behind this home plate," he recalls. "I can still see everything was green, emerald green. Thu, 19 Apr 2012 23:35:00 +0000 Tovia Smith 3254 at http://nhpr.org A Century Of Joy And Heartbreak At Fenway Park Word of Mouth 04.07.2012 http://nhpr.org/post/word-mouth-04072012 <p><strong>Part&nbsp;1:&nbsp;The Weird World of Stock Photography</strong></p><p>We&rsquo;ve heard the story over and over again in these hyperconnected digital times&hellip;boy meets girl, they fall in love, become blissfully partnered until one day, <a href="http://tp://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20110405015434AAxmTPf">girl finds boy&rsquo;s photo on a dating web site</a>&hellip;</p> Fri, 06 Apr 2012 18:01:08 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2982 at http://nhpr.org Word of Mouth 04.07.2012