PROVIDENCE â€“ Itâ€™s clear that Bryce Cottonâ€™s mom does not allow her son to rest on his laurels.
On the eve of her boyâ€™s senior season at Providence College, Yvonne Cotton issued something along the line of a challenge to a player who as a junior topped the Big East in scoring. While thereâ€™s no denying the merit of such a feat, Yvonne was far more interested in seeing what Bryce could do for an encore.
BLACKSTONE â€“ They say a photograph is worth a thousands words. For Nicole Lopez, a professional photographer from Blackstone, a photograph is also worth a thousand memories.
â€śA photograph truly is so much more than a piece of paper. It is a memory,â€ť says Lopez, a 1996 graduate of Blackstone-Millville Regional High School and mother of two, who started her photography business, Nicole Lopez Photography, two years ago.
â€śWith a photograph, that memory is never forgotten,â€ť she says. â€śIt is remembered over and over, and passed on for generations to come.â€ť
As the just-starting-to-melt piles of snow throughout the area show, it has been a long and challenging winter when it comes to the weather this year.
But even when the snow falls heavy and frequently, people will still shop for needed household goods, food, clothing, and home entertainment, and even the big-ticket items like cars, washers, dryers, refrigerators and, of course, snow blowers.
Full story appears on page A1 of Sunday's Call.