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The Free Dictionary
James Fenimore Cooper
James Fenimore Cooper was a prolific and popular American writer of the early 19th century. His historical romances of frontier and Indian life in the early American days created a unique form of American literature.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Vintage baseball proves a hit with modern players
In this Sept. 6, 2014, photo, vintage baseball player Matt Fischetti with the Resolute Base Ball Club of Elizabeth, N.J., waits for his turn to bat during the 2014 Base-Ball Exhibition & Fair at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Kansas City Royals
Former broadcaster Blattner up for Frick Award
Buddy Blattner, one of the original Royals broadcasters, is among the 2015 nominees for the Ford C. Frick Award, which is open to fans' online voting as part of the election process. The Frick Award winner is honored at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum's annual induction ceremonies at Cooperstown, N.Y. Blattner launched the Royals' broadcasts along with Denny Matthews, the 2007 Frick recipient, and was on the air through 1975 and died in 2009.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
The Case Against Pete Rose And The Hall Of Fame
For the past twenty-five years, Pete Rose has had the statistics to gain entry into the most prestigious hall of notoriety in sports: The Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Flo Gris showcases folk art from Fenimore Museum, painted chests
Left, "Mother and Child"; oil on canvas, ca. 1825, attributed to Ammi Phillips and, right, Portrait of Laura Hall, ca.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Rose debate, 25-years old and still going strong
Pete Rose: 25 years in exile Jerry Crasnick, ESPN Amid the smiles and signatures, Rose is trapped in a bizarre time warp in which he seeks forgiveness and a trace of a wisp of a presence.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins Now Available at Riley Park
The 75th anniversary of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, NY has already featured its annual induction ceremony and a visit from President Barack Obama.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Miami New Times
Todd Erickson Talks Beer, Hosts Ommegang Pairing Dinner at Haven
While it is better known for inventive cocktails than craft beer, Haven South Beach is catering to lovers of brew with its upcoming beer pairing dinner.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Man sentenced for fatally shooting father in '13
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Sat Aug 16, 2014
The New York open line: Plus a return from journalism to political...
DOUBLEDAY FIELD: The ballpark in Cooperstown is named for Abner Doubleday, despite all the disputation about the whos and wheres of baseball's origination.