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The Valley Breeze & Observer 11-28-2018

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

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©2018 BREEZE PUBLICATIONS INC. Living THE VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER NOVEMBER 28-DECEMBER 4, 2018 QUICK INDEX Calendar 5 Entertainment 3 Recipe 2 @ You're invited 'home' for the holidays SCOTT MACLENNAN, owner of the Oscar Rathbun Mansion, opened his home to the 2016 Woonsocket Holiday Historic House Tour, hosted by the Museum of Work and Culture. (BREEZE FILE PHOTO BY CHARLES LAWRENCE) WOONSOCKET – This holiday sea- son, visitors and residents can get a taste of how Woonsocket's movers and shakers lived during the city's golden industrial age. The Museum of Work and Culture is hosting its second Holiday Historic House Tour of Woonsocket's North End on Sunday, Dec. 9, at 1:30 p.m. According to Sarah Carr, assistant direc- tor of the museum, the event offers a glimpse into a different history than the story of the mill workers at the heart of most of the museum's programs. "Most of the historic homes on the North End were owned by either the owners of the mills, or the management, or the families or even the owners of By LAUREN CLEM Valley Breeze Staff Writer See HOMES, Page 4 Traditional Parenting JOHN ROSEMOND Too much talking can be counterproductive Q: Our 9-year-old daughter recently announced to us that she doesn't like school, doesn't want to go, and doesn't want to do the work. We've been unable to get a coherent reason out of her and her 3rd-grade teacher tells us that she seems well-adjusted, has friends, and is doing above- average work, which is probably her best. She usually makes this com- plaint during homework time, when she encounters a difficult problem or doesn't readily understand some explanation I've given. Lately, how- ever, her complaints have become more frequent, anytime the subject of school comes up. We've tried to figure out what the problem is, but to no avail. She has no explanation other than "I just don't." Do you have any ideas or suggestions? See PARENTING, Page 5 Take a peek into Woonsocket's historic homes this holiday season Oil | Propane | Bioheat | Generator | Boiler Service 401.333.0665 Visit our new website: Maryellen Malloy Photography T.H. Malloy is now delivering PrOPAne throughout rhode island RI Beef & Veal 60 Armento St. Johnston, RI 401-232-7220 Hours: Mon. 7 a.m.-1 p.m.; Tues.-Sat. 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Prime Cuts for Holiday Entertaining Beef Tenderloin $9.99 lb. Prime Rib - 7 Bone $8.39 lb. Party Wings $22.99 10-lbs. Ground Chuck 80/20 $22.50 10-lbs. K & R Auto Salvage, Inc. JUNK CARS WANTED! Get the Maximum Dollar for your Car!!! Go right to the source. Pickup Available. Wholesaler for Used Auto Parts Parts for All Makes and Models Foreign & Domestic! 90-Day Standard Warranty Extended Available 950 Smithfield Road, North Providence, RI 02904 (401) 353-9200 or 1-800-638-8089 Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. View our inventory at

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