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MY LIFE - The things you find

I was searching for the very nice certificate I had received from the National Wildlife Federation dated Nov. 19, 2013, designating my slightly messy little yard a Certified Wildlife Habitat in their... more

THE RECIPE BOX - Flan recipe is part of Portuguese tradition

JOHNSTON — Sandy Perrotta grew up in Pawtucket as an only child and described herself as growing up fast. By the time she was 10 she was preparing family meals because both parents had businesses and... more

FILM UNFILTERED - Malek shines as Mercury in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

HHH Legendary singer Freddie Mercury who was the front man of rock band Queen led a life that was secretive to most of the general public, but long fodder for the British tabloids. In the new film “... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING - Children’s feelings should not rule the home

One of my favorite rock songs of all time (“Hello, I’m John, and I’m a rock ‘n’ roll addict”) is “For What It’s Worth,” written by Stephen Stills and originally recorded by Buffalo Springfield. It... more