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JFK Presidential Library

2015-10-31T09:48:34-07:00October 17th, 2015|Massachusetts|

Can you believe the JFK Presidential Library didn't open until 1979?  It was delayed due to so many things - JFK's assassination in 1963 followed by RFK's assassination in 1968.  Lyndon Johnson built his in [...]

On Walden Pond

2015-10-26T13:57:15-07:00October 14th, 2015|Massachusetts|

We had a wonderful stay in Wellesley, MA with our friends, the Bedi's.  Walden Pond is in Concord, right around the corner from their house!  On a beautiful clear fall day, we had a nice [...]

Boston Sights

2017-09-14T09:49:22-07:00April 27th, 2011|Massachusetts|

Completed in 1851, this jail housed some of Boston's most notorious criminals, and is now a luxury hotel. Mike says he never slept better!Patriot's Day reenactment of the midnight ride of Paul Revere-by one of his descendants!  To quote [...]

Boston – Day @ Fenway

2017-09-14T09:49:22-07:00April 27th, 2011|Massachusetts|

The "Green Monster" - that huge left field wall,the highest among major league ballparks.While it prevents home runs, it creates "Wallball Doubles".  Next year, Fenwayturns 100 and will be a Nat'l Historic Landmark.Mike looking up to [...]

In Boston and in JAIL

2015-02-17T08:11:42-07:00May 26th, 2008|Massachusetts|

Breakfast at "Clink" restaurant at the Liberty Hotel in Boston, formerly the Charles St. Jail. Built in 1851, they just turned it into a hotel in 2007. www.libertyhotel.com A common offense at the time would [...]