My childhood in Boston bookstores…ah the memories…

When I was a young girl, going shopping in Boston was a rare thing.  It meant going “into Town”, which to my mind seemed light years away from the suburb of Saugus where I grew up.  It involved planning which bus and then train to take, and had my mother going through the unenviable task of corralling two pre-teen girls (myself and my younger sister) and keeping us from wandering off while she shopped. By the time I was a teenager, though, Mom had gotten a job in Boston, and I was given permission to come in and visit her

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Welcome to the world of the past…

Kim and I have been perusing some of the retail sites online lately. I’m fascinated by the “dead mall” concept, and businesses that have gone under in the economy or bankrupt for another reason. And we got to talking, and thought about how much fun it might be to take a few trips down memory lane about our favorite hangouts – record and book stores. One of the things that drew us together as a couple all those 20+ years ago was our mutual love for books and music. We both love to read, love all kinds of music, and

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Welcome to the NEW PNR Radio Network!

WE’RE BAAAAAAACCCCKKKKKK!!! It took nearly EIGHT FRIGGIN’ MONTHS, but we’re finally ready to launch our brand new PNR Radio Network site! The site’s look will continue to evolve as I get used to the new interfaces, builder concept and such, but we’ve got plenty of things going on already, and more will be coming shortly! WHAT’S CHANGED? Well, what HASN’T changed? LOL! Seriously, now that we’ve overhauled things, we can do so much more than every before.  Just take a look at what we’ve got planned: PNR Radio is now powered by Spotify!   After over a decade of being affiliated

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