Category Archives: Travels

JetBlue is good for Worcester — here’s why

Between snow birds leaving for the winter and returning in late spring, and vacation destinations, Florida is a hot bed for people avoiding winter’s grasp and enjoying fun in the sun.

After DirectAir flew the coup — literally shuttering and leaving passengers without a flight which they paid for — there was a strong courtship by Massport, the governing body which runs the Worcester Airport, and the city of Worcester to woo — pun intended — JetBlue to the regional airport.

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June 10, 2002 (New York City, Korn, The Hammerstein Ballroom)

(WARNING … THIS POST IS MASSIVE. IT’S ALSO VERY TRUE. ONE OF THE BEST DAYS OF MY LIFE.)

The night before, I sent an email to Peter Katsis at The Firm Management (Korn’s management, now named Prospect Park) for a free show at the Hammerstein Ballroom. It was sort of a CD release party for “Untouchables.” They played four new songs, I think, that night, but I am getting ahead of myself.

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