January 31, 2015
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Here’s a sure way to meet some nice people – run out of gas on West Shore Road, just beyond the railroad underpass. It’s a perfect spot. The road widens so you’re safe from being hit and … more
Ollie loves his sleep. We’ve known that since we adopted him more than a year ago. Most of the dogs that have been a part of the family loved their food. They would anxiously wait to be fed and … more
THIS COLUMN’S FINAL EDITION: Several months ago, after more than three years writing this column, I told the Beacon’s publisher, John Howell, that after the November elections I intended to move … more
“Quick,” I yelled downstairs to Carol, “There’s a huge owl in the tree outside.” “What?” From the kitchen came a prolonged howl. This wasn’t anything ordinary for Ollie. This … more
I still don’t have the grapefruit. That could be the last line to this story, but really this story is not about grapefruit but Smartphones. First, a word about the grapefruit: For years, the … more
Ted had me back on the SUP this Sunday (That’s “stand up paddleboard,” for those who haven’t kept track of the latest rage in water sports). The board he introduced me to provided a lot … more
Sometimes the most elementary of questions doesn’t get asked because the answer is simply assumed. That wasn’t the case about six years ago now when I visited my son Jack and his family in … more
THE IRONY OF POLITICAL PAYBACK: Just four short years ago, public service unions - especially teachers’ unions - were backing Lincoln Chafee’s quest to be elected governor. They didn’t have a … more
“You’re cutting the grass?” Betty Keefe asked from across her fence. Indeed, it must have looked strange to have the mower out when my “lawn” of crab grass and other weeds pretty much … more
WELCOME BACK “COOL MOOSE”! Robert Healey, former candidate for governor and lieutenant governor on the Cool Moose Party ticket, is now running for governor as the candidate of the Moderate Party … more
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