Friendship

CAPE OUTTAKE…

As it doesn’t appear in Merrimack Valley Magazine. The following “excerpt” didn’t make the word count cut, from my next column aboutAs it doesn’t appear in Merrimack Valley Magazine. The following “excerpt” didn’t make the word count cut, from my next column about[...]
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HIGHLIGHTS!

July 2, 2018     Posted in Background, Friendship, Fun, In real life, Restaurant

Kathy and I are amidst moving from our 5-bedroom family home of (23) years to a Lowell condo, less big.  It has been a week of filtering through, trashing,Kathy and I are amidst moving from our 5-bedroom family home of (23) years to a Lowell condo, less big.  It has been a week of filtering through, trashing,[...]
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WHAT A PARTY! WHAT GREAT FORTUNE…

June 23, 2018     Posted in Announcements, Background, Business, Friendship, Fun, My Girls, News, Restaurant

I began making notes for a speech.  How the past and the present have shaped Stones Hospitality Group’s success and set the stage for the future. WordsI began making notes for a speech.  How the past and the present have shaped Stones Hospitality Group’s success and set the stage for the future. Words[...]
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FRONT PAGE NEWS

And you all thought I’m just another “pretty” face! All I wanted was to promote our 10 year anniversary party and say thank you toAnd you all thought I’m just another “pretty” face! All I wanted was to promote our 10 year anniversary party and say thank you to[...]
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INCREDIBLE

Dear Stones Staff A hearty thanks goes to all your moms for raising such incredible kids!! It is furthermore, with incredible pride and gratitude thatDear Stones Staff A hearty thanks goes to all your moms for raising such incredible kids!! It is furthermore, with incredible pride and gratitude that[...]
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THE ENVELOPE PLEASE…

  Congratulations to all of the 2018 James Beard Award winners and those who competed and were considered! Passion, commitment, hard work…excellence. A  Congratulations to all of the 2018 James Beard Award winners and those who competed and were considered! Passion, commitment, hard work…excellence. A[...]
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B.I.L. OF THE YEAR GOES TO…

One of my favorite brothers-in-law, amongst a handful of very excellent brothers-in-law, (B.I.L.) is of the tech-savvy variety.  And also a voraciousOne of my favorite brothers-in-law, amongst a handful of very excellent brothers-in-law, (B.I.L.) is of the tech-savvy variety.  And also a voracious[...]
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TOMATO, TOMADO

April 20, 2018     Posted in Background, Friendship, Fun, My Girls, On The Web, Restaurant

  It’s so much fun to sit in on staff pre meals–the all staff meeting that occurs before each meal service, to discuss specials for the  It’s so much fun to sit in on staff pre meals–the all staff meeting that occurs before each meal service, to discuss specials for the[...]
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FAT MOON, SHROOMS AND CHEF ROB

April 4, 2018     Posted in Announcements, Background, Business, Friendship, Fun, In real life, Restaurant

I know some of you thought, “Where’s he going with this?” Lowell-Chelmsford, that’s where.  Not far a’tall.  To one ofI know some of you thought, “Where’s he going with this?” Lowell-Chelmsford, that’s where.  Not far a’tall.  To one of[...]
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A PIRATE’S LIFE

I met Rob Jean sitting at Cobblestones bar in 1994, as he planned to open his 1st restaurant just down the street on Merrimack, and then many more timesI met Rob Jean sitting at Cobblestones bar in 1994, as he planned to open his 1st restaurant just down the street on Merrimack, and then many more times[...]
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