CABINET: only in Rhode Island: a milkshake!

There’s a lot about Rhode Island that’s unique.  Like on Monday when the state observed “Victory Day.”   Rhode Island is the only state in the United States that continues to observe this day as “Victory over Japan” day.   The horrific details of that victory have caused a stir among many Rhode Islanders, but the […]

SIDE BY EACH: a colloquial phrase substituted for “side by side”

Every now and then you come across a phrase in a story that snaps your head a little, it being a phrase that you’ve never heard, and one that escapes your immediate understanding.  That was my experience a couple of weeks ago when I heard someone on television use the term side by each. It […]