The Plane

When I first heard that a commuter plane went down near Buffalo, N.Y., late Thursday, I wondered where exactly. That’s because I lived about half an hour southwest of Buffalo, in a small town called Silver Creek (population roughly 2,000) from March 1996 to January 1997. For about two years – from early ’95 to…
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An Introduction

Now that virtually the entire Daily Globe newsroom is blogging, it seems to be more than about time I get in the act, too. Today I introduce "Tales from the Chief," which I hope will complement our newspaper’s other blogs with new posts at least three times a week. My goal for this blog is to…
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