History

The Blizzard of ’78

Here’s an account of the Blizzard of 1978 that I wrote on its 15th anniversary in 1993.  In February 1978, I was a sophomore at Providence College which is where I experienced that historic event.  In the days before cameras were ubiquitous, all most of us have are our memories. …

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“Of those to whom much is given, much is required.” ~ January 9, 1961 ~ JFK’s Farewell to the Massachusetts Legislature

Yesterday in his Inaugural Address, newly-sworn-in Governor Charlie Baker reminded us that on that rostrum in that Chamber, John F. Kennedy addressed the  Legislature and the people of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as he took his leave to become the 35th President of the United States. He noted ~ “Decades…

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