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Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial
May 23, 2018 No Commentby

Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial

  Memorial Day is more than just a holiday that unofficially marks the beginning of summer. There is a deep ...

Advice from the Trenches: Tick!!
May 23, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Tick!!

Dear C; I almost didn’t notice the small black dot under the top rim of Caitlin’s ear until she rubbed ...

A Tale of Two Ticks:  Near Death in a Far Land       
May 23, 2018 No Commentby

A Tale of Two Ticks:  Near Death in a Far Land       

Two ticks, one in Rhode Island, the other in Central India, injected and infected me with the most vicious of ...

Alt-Health: Antidepressants
May 16, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Antidepressants

The use of antidepressants (ADs) in this country rose more than 400% between 1990 and 2008, then increased by another 65% ...

Advice from the Trenches: Dealing with Relapse
May 9, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Dealing with Relapse

Dear C; When his wife divorced him, my brother, Tom, was devastated. She moved to another state and he moved ...

More Parking, Wider Roads, Bigger Houses and Yards? How Outdated Laws Get in the Way of Sustainable Community Planning
May 5, 2018 No Commentby

More Parking, Wider Roads, Bigger Houses and Yards? How Outdated Laws Get in the Way of Sustainable Community Planning

When a representative from the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) asked the audience how we’d gotten ourselves to the ...

The Ballpark at Slater Mill
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

The Ballpark at Slater Mill

In as big a sign of spring as the crocuses, baseball is back in Rhode Island and the Pawtucket Red ...

Get Copyright Clarity by Understanding Fair Use
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Get Copyright Clarity by Understanding Fair Use

Creative people from all walks of life use videos, images, music, newspapers, websites and social media — and these copyrighted ...

“Really Occifer, I’m Fine:” What to Do, and Not Do, If You’re Stopped for Drunk Driving
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

“Really Occifer, I’m Fine:” What to Do, and Not Do, If You’re Stopped for Drunk Driving

This is an article I have mixed feelings about writing. I in no way want to promote drunk driving. To ...

Bankruptcy: Is This Going to Hurt?
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Bankruptcy: Is This Going to Hurt?

This year, more than 730,000 businesses or individuals are expected to use bankruptcy to wipe out or reduce their debt, ...