Schwartz said she does not know how many veterans' lives she has affected. "I don't count them. I just look for the ones that need the help. I think that is always the way a nurse is."
“The people of Westerly and Pawcatuck always used this building and I want them to use it more. We'd like them to be members. Come see the history. Come to the events. We have fabulous events here — classical concerts to boxing.” — Roberta Mudge Humble
“My daughter Elizabeth would have turned 24 today, December 18, 2013.” So begins the blog Lisa Saunders of Mystic updates every year, with the entry titled “The Empty Christmas Chair — holidays without my daughter.”
The most glittering gem of the desert, however, is “Sunnylands,” the winter home of Walter and Lenore Annenberg, who built a 200-acre estate in 1965 at the corner of Bob Hope and Frank Sinatra Drive.
Unlike many thrift stores I have visited, Homeward Bound Treasures is more like a department store. Nicely organized and inviting. And its biggest asset is not what it has to sell, but what is missing — no musty smell!
Like the song, “My Way,” popularized by Frank Sinatra, Don Preece of Old Saybrook lived life his way. He also had beautiful blue...