Author Archives: Suzanne Meredith

The Lady – Still shining bright

She’s a star. She has had major parts in numerous movies, such as Ghostbusters II, X Men, Planet of the Apes and Escape from New York. So it’s no wonder her photo has been taken thousands – or perhaps millions – of times.

Sticks and stones, beads and bones

Ever wonder what a petrified steak rock is? OK, so it is not real a steak, but the stone artifact with a grid on one side does resemble a charcoal broiled steak. That description originated with the quirky humor of Deb Twigg, executive director of a new museum.

Independence Day

The Declaration of Independence was signed by the Continental congress, on July 4, 1776.  However, Americans in New England had been sending notice of rebellion, in the form of bullets, to British soldiers since April in 1775.