Sarah Connell

About Sarah Connell

Sarah Connell is an educator, freelance writer and craft beer enthusiast from Worcester, Massachusetts. Sarah graduated from Fordham University with a BA in English and recently completed her M.Ed. at Boston College. Her new series, Pairings, is a column dedicated to the infallible union of food and drink. Join Sarah each month as she celebrates the beverages that enhance dishes she loves in and around Worcester.

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Girls that are stronger than you — Brynn Elliott (Minisode)

A chat with pop star Brynn Elliottwho came to town for the City of Worcester’s annual Festival of Lights on the Worcester Common Oval. Elliot is a recent Harvard graduate with a rapidly rising girl power anthem on the Billboard charts, “Might Not Like Me.” We also discuss the restructuring of our current radio studio 102.9…

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Marketing Smarts and Arts — Featuring Veronica Van Jura

Veronica Van Jurajoins us this week to talk about her custom abstract painting shop and her recent foray into live painting. We ask her what it’s like to be an important member of the marketing team for Worcester’s largest venue, the DCU Center. She also gives us an inside look at the redesign of Figs…

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Food Writing’s Last Gasp

If food writing is to survive in a gateway city like Worcester, it must move beyond restaurant reviews to become a vehicle for serious conversations about farms, culture, and sustainability.

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Restaurant Reviews — Julia Auger & Jared Forman

We discuss natural wines and the state of Worcester’s food media with Julia Auger and Jared Forman, the minds behinddeadhorse hillandsimjang. Julia shares stories from her recent South American wine travels and Jared recalls his three years working for David Chang as a young chef at momofuku noodle bar.  Listen »