Category Archives: Current Events

The First Anniversary…

We’re up in Maine, spending the anniversary of the accident at the scene of the crime, so to speak.  The actual anniversary is today (Sunday, November 1st), but Lynn wanted to drive (not be driven) to the scene of the … Continue reading

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Lynn’s Got a New Car!

We passed a milestone in Lynn’s recovery from the accident – we bought a new car to replace the noble PT Cruiser.  Lynn had and still has no recollection of the accident, so there are no psychological effects from it that … Continue reading

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We Survived Juno Unscathed…

We survived Winter Storm Juno – a.k.a. The Blizzard of 2015 – unscathed (in 2012 The Weather Channel [TWC] started coining names for winter storms, a la NWS’ hurricane names).  It was fairly unimpressive in Woburn.  There was a lot of … Continue reading

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The Worst November Ever

November was not a good month for us.  Lynn was in a terrible automobile accident up in Maine on November 1st.  She is okay, but for a while we thought we might lose her.  She was driving back to the … Continue reading

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Finally Fixing an Annoyance

I drive an old vehicle – a 1997 Plymouth Voyager minivan. We bought it used (a lease vehicle trade-in) in 1999 with 70k miles on it. Fourteen years later it’s got 196k+ on the odometer, some body rot along the … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Irene…

 Hurricane Irene got more advanced billing than any visiting celebrity in recent memory.  We were hearing about the coming of Irene for over a week before she finally made her grand entrance into New England on Sunday, 28 August 2011.  … Continue reading

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Catching Up

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