Posts Tagged: liver cancer

An option quarterback in an era of drop-back passers, Freddie Solomon, 59, excelled in the NFL

TAMPA — Freddie Solomon, the dazzling University of Tampa quarterback and Super Bowl champion receiver with the San Francisco 49ers, died Monday after a nine-month battle with colon and liver cancer. Mr. Solomon was 59. Known locally as “Fabulous Freddie,”

An option quarterback in an era of drop-back passers, Freddie Solomon, 59, excelled in the NFL

TAMPA — Freddie Solomon, the dazzling University of Tampa quarterback and Super Bowl champion receiver with the San Francisco 49ers, died Monday after a nine-month battle with colon and liver cancer. Mr. Solomon was 59. Known locally as “Fabulous Freddie,”

‘New Journalism’ pioneer Marshall Rosenthal, 71, wrote for ‘Rolling Stone,’ Chicago alternative press

EVANSTON, Ill. – Perhaps the best way to illustrate Marshall Rosenthal’s acerbic wit and lucidity is to let Abe Peck tell the story about writing to Mr. Rosenthal when Peck was — in the 1960s counterculture terminology of the time

‘New Journalism’ pioneer Marshall Rosenthal, 71, wrote for ‘Rolling Stone,’ Chicago alternative press

EVANSTON, Ill. – Perhaps the best way to illustrate Marshall Rosenthal’s acerbic wit and lucidity is to let Abe Peck tell the story about writing to Mr. Rosenthal when Peck was — in the 1960s counterculture terminology of the time

From Rev. Billy Graham to preemies in neonatal unit, Asheville hospital spokeswoman Merrell Gregory protected privacy of all

(Editor’s note: This story is a hard one to post, because Merrell Gregory was a friend and colleague when we both worked at The Asheville Citizen-Times. To those quoted in this story, I add my own emotional observation that Merrell

From Rev. Billy Graham to preemies in neonatal unit, Asheville hospital spokeswoman Merrell Gregory protected privacy of all

(Editor’s note: This story is a hard one to post, because Merrell Gregory was a friend and colleague when we both worked at The Asheville Citizen-Times. To those quoted in this story, I add my own emotional observation that Merrell

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Cutting off family and friends, punk band singer Jennifer Anderson, 54, died alone

NEW YORK CITY – Jennifer R. Anderson, the svelte blond keyboardist and singer who performed under the name Jennifer Miro with the pioneering San Francisco punk band the Nuns, died Dec. 16 at Bellevue Hospital in New York. She was

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Cutting off family and friends, punk band singer Jennifer Anderson, 54, died alone

NEW YORK CITY – Jennifer R. Anderson, the svelte blond keyboardist and singer who performed under the name Jennifer Miro with the pioneering San Francisco punk band the Nuns, died Dec. 16 at Bellevue Hospital in New York. She was