Bobby Forand

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Local Beach Reads -- Read 'Em With Us!
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Local Beach Reads — Read ‘Em With Us!

 Books to get you through the summer I’m not sure if I’m more amazed that time seems to pass so ...

Book Review: Sylvia Weber's A Guide for Compassion in Political Power
May 20, 2014 No Commentby

Book Review: Sylvia Weber’s A Guide for Compassion in Political Power

I read A Guide for Compassion in Political Power in search of inspiration. I’m not the most political person in the ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: Record Store Day Edition
April 15, 2014 No Commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: Record Store Day Edition

  They may be out-dated technology, but records are not ancient artifacts Record shopping used to be a favorite pasttime ...

Book Review: Condemned
April 8, 2014 No Commentby

Book Review: Condemned

Teenagers have always had a sense of invincibility, going on adventures that would make their adult selves squirm. This premise ...

Running Up Stairs for Fight for Air
April 8, 2014 No Commentby

Running Up Stairs for Fight for Air

I wanted to do the Fight for Air for three years. A “vertical road race” that raises money for the ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: Oasis Music
February 12, 2014 1 commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: Oasis Music

I’ve walked into the store hundreds of times, usually to the sounds of drums pounding in the back room.  I’d ...

Book Review: Mad Tales
January 21, 2014 No Commentby

Book Review: Mad Tales

  Mazzenga creeps readers out with twisted townies, eerie sea creatures, aliens and more in his short story collection, Mad Tales ...

Wrap Up These Books For Little Ones On Your List
November 26, 2013 No Commentby

Wrap Up These Books For Little Ones On Your List

Christmas shopping tends to be a stressful hassle – playing Santa Claus and trying to find just the right gift ...

Special Olympics in RI Helps Local Athletes Gain Confidence and Strength
November 19, 2013 No Commentby

Special Olympics in RI Helps Local Athletes Gain Confidence and Strength

The athletes filed into Town Hall Lanes in Johnston, heading to their assigned lane with their teammates. Families and friends ...

Book Review: Stand Up! 75 Young Activists Who Rock the World and How You Can Too!
October 22, 2013 No Commentby

Book Review: Stand Up! 75 Young Activists Who Rock the World and How You Can Too!

RI native says, ‘Being cool is overrated’ Kids get a bad rap these days. Being known as a generation full ...