Articles by Marguerite Preston

9 articles found.

In Public

Features, Sep 24 2010

by Marguerite Preston

We have not always shopped in grocery stores. We have not always pushed shopping carts down fluorescent-lit aisles, past shelves and …

Hurrican Season

Features, Sep 10 2010

by Marguerite Preston

The hurricane started out as a Category 5 and hit land as a Category 3. It swept up the coast, leaving …


X, Apr 08 2010

by Marguerite Preston

It is opening night at Cook & Brown Public House. The tables are mostly full but there is space in the …


News, Mar 11 2010

by Marguerite Preston

On January 21, on a cold morning in Copake, New York, Dean Pierson rose before dawn. Just as he did every …

Last Of The Kennedys

Week in Review, Feb 18 2010

by Marguerite Preston

Our government hasn’t been without a Kennedy serving in national office for more than 60 years. Ever since John F. Kennedy …

Object of Affection

Features, Feb 11 2010

by Marguerite Preston

So many things the Eiffel Tower stands for, so many versions of love for so many kinds of lovers. What good …

No More Dragons

Week in Review, Feb 04 2010

by Marguerite Preston

In 2004 Captain Bruce Muraski of Wisconsin’s Waupun Correctional Institution received a worrisome letter from ananonymous inmate. As the prison’s Disruptive …

Chalk It Up To Experience

how to win votes and fill asphalt at the Providence Street Arts Festival

Metro, Oct 09 2009

by Marguerite Preston

Remember when you were a kid and you couldspend hours sprawled on the sidewalk outliningflowers and dogs, drawing big-headed stick figures …

In a Jif: Easy and Delicious Do-It-Yourself Nut Butters

Features, Mar 12 2009

by Marguerite Preston

There are certain foods that only seem to exist within the realm of plastic packaging and brand names. We get them …