Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Real Sanitation Engineers

All right…they’re not the most attractive of fowl. Edgar Allan Poe immortalized one in his poem, “The Raven,” when that bird kept croaking at the door (**Note–he didn’t “sing.”) They’re particularly big at Halloween and can be found on any … Continue reading

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Heimlich and Adrenalin…a Powerful Cocktail

Who strong-armed the bike off him? None other than me…and I’m no Hercules. Heimlich and Adrenalin…a Powerful Cocktail I want to say right now: I’m a big believer in taking courses or workshops that help save lives (CPR, the Heimlich … Continue reading

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Mom and I ‘Do a Little Italian’

I couldn’t find any photos of the Spaghetti House (long gone from Providence), but here’s a place for divine bread–Seven Stars Bakery, at two locations in Providence, Rhode Island, on Hope Street and Broadway. I grew up in the milltown … Continue reading

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