13 Jan

President's Day Weekend: Four Amateur Team Championships

Four (North, South, East & West) Amateur Team Championships Kick Off! (Feb.13-16) U.S. Amateur Team West (Woodland Hills, CA) – Click for Website: February 14-16, 2009 Open to teams of four players plus optional alternate. Average rating of four highest ...

12 Jan

Broadway 'Chess' Checked

By Roger Catlin on January 10, 2009 9:40 AM From the Hartford Courant at Lyricist Tim Rice is excited that his recently staged concert performance of “Chess” in London is getting a showcase on PBS this year. That’s partly ...

11 Jan

In Memory of Mark C Diesen (1957-2008)

Farewell to a chess friend… Mark C Diesen was born September 16, 1957 in Buffalo, New York.  He was an American chessplayer who died on Dec. 9, 2008 in Conroe, Texas. He leaves three daughters, Amy Diesen, 19. Sarah Diesen, ...

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