Blind gymnast, 11, aims for Olympics

Blind gymnast, 11, aims for Olympics

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Is “court storming” tradition too dangerous?

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/court-storming-safety-concerns-raised-by-college-basketball-officials/

Lori Pappas | Roadtrip Nation

Lori Pappas | Roadtrip Nation.

Nouveau dépliant baseball féminin – Baseball Québec Féminin

Nouveau dépliant baseball féminin – Baseball Québec Féminin.

Chelsea Baker dreams of reaching MLB, but can she do it? – MLB – SI.com

Chelsea Baker dreams of reaching MLB, but can she do it? – MLB – SI.com.

Definida la Selección Nacional Femenina de béisbol

Definida la Selección Nacional Femenina de béisbol

One More Abandonment For An Old Mill Town

Originally posted on On Sports and Life:

As is the case with discussion about many of New England’s small cities, when locals talk of Pawtucket it is often in the past tense. From Lewiston to Lawrence, from Franklin to Fall River, the most vibrant days of the old mill towns lie in the last century. Most began as way stations along the fall line of the region’s rivers, provisioning early travelers who had to portage around the tumbling waters of the Androscoggin or the Merrimack, the Pemigewasett or the Quequechan. Pawtucket was no exception, having been built at the falls of the Blackstone River just north of where it becomes tidal before emptying into Narragansett Bay.

In time New Englanders learned how to harness the power of the rushing rivers, and an age of industrialization was born. Massive mills were built at water’s edge, and towns that had begun as little more than a couple of houses…

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Lesbians Who Tech Summit SF » Lesbians Who Tech – The Community of Queer Women In & Around Tech

Lesbians Who Tech Summit SF » Lesbians Who Tech – The Community of Queer Women In & Around Tech.

NYTimes: A City Braces for Its Ballpark to Go the Way of Its Mills

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/25/sports/baseball/through-years-of-change-pawtucket-ri-always-had-mccoy-stadium.html?smid=nytcore-iphone-share&smprod=nytcore-iphone

By announcing they intended to abandon Pawtucket, R.I., the new owners of the Red Sox’ Class AAA team reminded fans that beyond baseball’s innate poetry, it is a cold business.

#FemaleFounders around the world.

#FemaleFounders around the world..