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BOSTON POST-GAZETTE, MARCH 1 5, 2013 Page 1 5 Bill O'Connell, R.I,P, career at WBET-AM in the 100 day suspension an Growing up in Boston, I Brockton back in the early return to the Rays, he re- watched the local news for mostly the sports report and Boston had two of the best sportscasters on the TV news in both Don Gillis and Bill O'Connell. Gillis died a few years back. Besides doing the TV sports on Channel 5, he also did the Saturday candlepin bowling show too, However, I always liked Bill O'Connell who had been around it seemed forever and a day. In 1980, he moved from weekend sportscaster on Channel 5 to the Monday- through-Friday guy at Chan- nel 7. He had a long career on both radio and TV and worked at Channels 5, 7 and 56 before returning to his radio roots where he hosted a jazz show late at night on WPLM 99.1. He passed away in Naples, Florida at age 81. He started his broadcast LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Middlesex Probate and Family Court 208 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02141 (617) 768-5800 Docket No. MI12P0774EA Estate of MARJORIE I. BRODKIN Date of Death December 16, 2011 CITATION ON PETITION FOR ORDER OF COMPLETE SETTLEMENT OF ESTATE To all interested persons: A Petition has been filed by Laurence D. Brodkin of Mill Valley, CA requesting that an Order of Complete Settlement of the estate issue including to approve an accounting, compel or approve a distribution, adjudicate a final settlement and other such relief as may be requested in the Petition. You have the right to obtain a copy of the Petition from the Petitioner or at the Court. You have a right to object to this proceeding. To do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance and objection at this Court before 10:00 am on March 27, 2013. This is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline by which you must file a written appearance and objection if you object to this proceeding. If you fail to file a timely written appearance and objection followed by an Affidavit of Objections within thirty (30) days of the return date, action may be taken without further notice to you. WITNESS, HON. PETER C. DiGANGI, First Justice of this Court. Date: February 20, 2013 Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate Run date: 3/15/13 LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Middlesex Division 208 Cambridge Street East Cambridge, MA 02141 (617) 768-5800 Docket No. MI13P0505EA Estate of J. GARRETT TERZIAN a/k/a GARRETT TERZIAN Date of Death August 12, 2012 INFORMAL PROBATE PUBLICATION NOTICE To all persons interested in the above- captioned estate, by Petition of Petitioner Annabelle G.Terzian of Arlington, MA: Annabelle G.Terzian of Arlington, MA has been informally appointed as the Personal Representative of the estate to serve without surety on the bend. The estate is being administered under informal procedure by the Personal Represen- tative under the Massachusetts Uniform Pro- bate Code without supervision by the Court. Inventory and accounts are not required to be filed with the Court, but interested parties are entitled to notice regarding the administration from the Personal Representative and can petition the Court in any matter relating to the estate, including distribution of assets and expenses of administration. Interested parties are entitled to petition the Court to institute formal proceedings and to obtain orders terminating or restricting the powers of Per- sonal Representatives appointed under infor- mal procedure. A copy of the Petition and Will, if any, can be obtained from the Petitioner. Run date: 3/15/13 '50s where he worked on several local radio stations. Don Gillis was his mentor and both moved from radio into television. In 1966, he began working at the old WHDH-TV, Channel 5 and also, like Gillis, hosted a TV candlepin bowling show. At the end of 1980, O'Connell switched to WNAC-TV, Chan- nel 7. In 1984, he switched over to WLVI-TV, Channel 56 when it started the Ten O'clock News and also started airing spots on WFCC-FM in Chatham in 1987. He resigned from Channel 56 in November 1987 and finished his broad- cast career playing jazz from midnight to 6:00 am on WPLM, 99.1 where he con- tinued to also do sports. At his wish, his ashes are to be scattered or a Martha's Vineyard beach. Ramirez Headed to Taiwan ? Former Red Sox slugger Manny Ramirez has made a verbal agreement (I wonder in what language?) to sign with the EDA Rhinos of the Chinese Professional Base- ball League in Taiwan. His deadline was March 7 th if a Major League team didn't sign him up. He turns 41 years old on May 30 th and hasn't played in the Majors since April 2011 when he got suspended for testing positive a second time for a PED. Rather than serving tired. He did sign with Oak- land last year, but never got beyond Triple A. He then played in the Dominican Winter League but it seemed he was unwanted in the Majors. He does have 555 homers and probably thinks he is Hall of Fame material. If I were a voter for Hall status, I would vote no on Manny. Just say it is Sal being Sal. Fastball Pitching and Fast Car Driving? Boston Red Sox have a hotshot pitching prospect in 23-year-old Drake Britton. He is down in Ft. Myers at his first big league camp and got himself ar- rested on March 2 "d just be- fore dawn on misdemeanor charges of reckless driving, property damages and an OUI according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office. The arrest report says he was in his Chevy Silverado driving through the Town of Estero and clocked at 111 mph in a 45 mph zone. After a short police chase, he came to a stop. When asked by the deputy sheriff for his license, he handed over his debit card. He was taken to jail. Three days later, the Red Sox optioned him to the Double A Portland Seadogs. Last season he finished 4-7 with a 3.72 ERA in 16 starts striking out 76 in 84,2 innings. Put this story in the striking out department. Sullivan Names Polito (Continued from Page 2) Latest polls show Sulli- van's support growing as Republicans do not want to squander this opportunity to get back into the US Senate from Massachusetts. Repub- licans are still hurting from the loss of US Senator Scott Brown who was defeated last November by Elizabeth Warren. Latest news shows that Democrats are view- ing Sullivan as the GOP frontrunner and negative LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Middlesex Probate and Family Court 208 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02141 (617) 768-5800 Docket No. MI12D1352DR DIVORCE SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION AND MAILING ROSE WAIRIMU KIMANI VS JACKIE LARRY WELDON To the Defendant: The Plaintiff has filed a Complaint for Divorce requesting that the Court grant a divorce for Desertion and/or Irretrievable Breakdown of the Marriage lB. The Complaint is on file at the Court. An Automatic Restraining Order has been entered in this matter preventing you from taking any action which would negatively impact the current financial status of either party. SEE Supplemental Probate Court Rule 411. You are hereby summoned and required to serve upon: Alfred B. Taylor, Esq., Law Office of Alfred B. Taylor, 875 Massachsuetts Avenue, #31, Cambridge, MA 02139 your answer, if any, on or before April 5, 2013. If you fail to do so, the court will proceed to the hearing and adjudication of this action. You are also required to file a copy of your answer, if any, in the office of the Register of this Court. WITNESS, HON. PETER C. DtGANGI, First Justice of this Court. Date: February 22, 2013 Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate Run date: 3/15/13 campaigning has already begun. Democrats appear con- cerned about Sullivan's popularity down on the South Shore after his having served several terms as state representa- tive from Abington. This region of the state has had political impact in recent elections. Sullivan has also chosen Paul Moore who will be serv- ing as his campaign man- ager. Moore most recently served as campaign man- ager for Richard Tisei's failed U.S. House race up in the 6 th district on the North Shore. LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Probate and Family Court Department MIDDLESEX Division Docket No. 0gD-1169 SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION ANA PAULA MUZZl MENDES, PLAINTIFF V. SANDRO EMIR COMARELLA, DEFENDANT To the above named Defendant: A Complaint has been presented to this Court by the Plaintiff, seeking a Modification of Custody. You are required to serve upon Aria Paula Muzzi Mendes, 15 Beulah Street, # 02, Framingham, MA 01701 your answer on or before April 8, 2013. If you fail to do so, the court will proceed to the hearing and adjudication of this action. You are also required to file a copy of your answer in the office of the Register of this Court at Cambridge. WITNESS, Hon. Peter C. DiGangi, Esquire, First Justice of said Court at Cambridge, this 25th day of February 2013. Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of Probate Run dats: 3/15/13 He virtually grew up in an NHL locker room. He played for one of the most respected college programs in the coun- try. He scored the winning goal in overtime in one of the most important college tournaments. And yes, he finally became a Bruin --just like his father. But all stories do not have fairytale outcomes and the saga of Chris Bourque, the son of Bruins Hall of Fame defenseman Ray Bourque, is one of those. Chris Bourque grew up in the Boston suburbs and graduated from Cushing Academy where he was named New England Prep School MVP in 2004. From there it was on to Boston Uni- versity for additional coach- ing under veteran mentor Jack Parker, known for run- ning one of the best college programs in the country. Although he played in 35 games in the single season he played at BU, he will al- ways be remembered for one goal. It was the one that spelled victory in the 2005 Beanpot championship game for the Terriers. Northeastern and BU were tied at 2-2 at the end of regu- lation in the 53  Beanpot title game. Play had gone back and forth in the overtime session for over 14 minutes when Bourque, a 19-year-old fresh- man at the time, backhanded a rebound shot into the net to give BU the win. "It was everything I thought it would be," said Chris, a for- ward who would wind up with 10 goals and 13 assists over the course of the season. The place was rocking, the fans were great and we won. It was an unbelievable experience." The following season found Bourque, who had been drafted 33 rd overall in the 2004 NHL draft by the Washington Capitals, play- ing briefly for the Portland Pirates before shifting over to" the Hershey Bears -- where he would be a mainstay for several seasons. He would play four NHL games for Washington during the 2007-2008 campaign, a brief interlude while playing 69 more for Hershey. Early in the 2008-2009 season he was claimed off waivers by Pittsburgh and proceeded to play 20 games for the Penguins, while also seeing action in 49 matchups with Hershey. There followed a year over- seas and then another year with Hershey in 2011-2012 -- a year he led the AHL in scoring with a career high 93 points in 73 games. In truth, a pattern seemed to have developed. Every time that Bourque essentially spent close to a full season in Hershey he was a goal scorer (five 20 plus goal seasons) and point producer. But when he stepped up to the big time things stalled out. And that in a nutshell is what happened on Causeway Street. After being acquired in a trade back in May, he played full-time in Providence ear- lier this season because of the NHL lockout. There he saw action in 32 games where he amassed eight goals and 20 assists. Called up to the abbreviated training camp in January, Bourque was elated. "It was a dream come true when I got traded here. I grew up want- ing to be a Bruin and it seems pretty close to becoming a reality." Indeed, in the Bruins lone exhibition game, a 7-5 loss to Providence at the Garden, he stood out by scoring a goal and adding two assists. "It was great," said Bourque at the time. "It's something that I've always dreamed of -- putting on that Bruins sweater and skating on Garden ice. It felt great t finally do it." __ " But then the regular sea- son began. And, and ... Well, let's just say it was a bit of a step down. By the time GM Peter Chiarelli made the decision to place him on waivers in early March, Bourque had played in 18 con- tests for the B's, scoring just one goal to go with three assists recorded over that span. In his 53 career NHL games, he was 2-6-8. Any NHL team could have claimed him off waivers but none did. He reported to Provi- dence the next day. But he went down with a note of encouragement from the man behind the bench -- Bruins head coach Claude Julien. "It doesn't mean his time here is over," said Julien in a press conference. "He knows that it took a little bit of time to find his game. It was coming around a little bit. He knows that his last game wasn't his best either." Julien took note of the way Bourque had played in Provi- dence during the lockout. "When you look at tll w-ay he played in Providence, hers certainly a guy you can't count out of your lineup here. Right now, it could just be a bump along the way. If we needed a guy to be called up, I would have no issues see- ing him back here." With that kind of positive sendoff, one might expect that Bourque will rejoin the B's before the season ends. He could but the truth is that Bourque, now 27, is on the north side of starting an NHL career. There are a number of promising players who are younger. In reality he is a fringe players caught in a no man's land -- a bit too good for the AHL but not quite good enough for the NHL. He won't be an embarrassment in the big time -- indeed there could be isolated moments that are memorable But overall, the record says that he's not quite good enough. And that, plus the reality that there are probably fewer days remaining in his pro career than those already experienced, is not an equation that is full of promise.