Happy New Year! It is hard to believe that 2017 is already in the rear view mirror and that the … Continue reading The Year in Review.
Ah, the end of August. That time of year when students return to school from summer vacation, parents begin the … Continue reading The Boston Birthday.
After a leisurely extended weekend back in New Jersey visiting with family and friends, I had planned a quiet Sunday … Continue reading Top of the Hub.
A wealthy, eccentric socialite. A Venetian palace in Boston that looks like it was transported directly from Italy. Countless paintings, … Continue reading Isabella of Boston.
In 1951, a Boston journalist envisioned creating a pedestrian pathway linking many of the city’s most important historical sites. Named … Continue reading Ye Olde Boston.
Imagine, for a moment, working at a shipyard in Boston at the end of the 18th century. You are a … Continue reading Old Ironsides.
Imagine a time before the advent of steam engines, when ships plied trade routes around the world using nothing but … Continue reading The Tall Ships.
Spring in New England. Some days, the temperatures soar into the 80’s, the leaves on the trees bud, flowers bloom, and … Continue reading Take Me Out To The Ballgame.
When the high temperature is predicted to be 25 degrees Fahrenheit, the “feels like” indicator is hovering at 1 degree, … Continue reading A Day at the Museum.
As we reach the midpoint of December, there is a chill in the air. Temperatures are plummeting throughout much of … Continue reading Winter is coming.