Ms. Stratter was among the merchants who helped turn Allston and Brighton into neighborhoods where many new residents now choose to stay. 8:16 p.m.
Mr. Krauss documented conversations with the last surviving speakers of Eyak, advocated for preserving endangered languages, and created a map of Alaska Native languages. 8:02 p.m.
Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state’s first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, has died. 7:47 p.m.
The University of Texas star and former NFL running back died in a motorcycle accident. 7:46 p.m.
Mr. Mocky was a contemporary of French New Wave directors François Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard. But his films, unlike theirs, were decidedly more grindhouse than art house. 7:19 p.m.
Mr. Colón teamed up with writer Sid Jacobson to create a graphic novel version of the 9/11 report, the government-commissioned study that became a surprise bestseller in 2004. 7:14 p.m.
Starting in 2001, she served for about a decade as the pianist on “Saturday Night Live,” eventually becoming the show’s musical director. 7:13 p.m.
Mr. Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend, became a movie star in his own right. 8:50 p.m.