Jayne Guertin

Rhode Island

Nine Men’s Misery | A Historic (and Possibly Haunted) Site in Cumberland, RI

In the woods of Cumberland, RI, Nine Men’s Misery marks the spot where nine colonists were captured and killed by the Wampanoag during King Philip’s War.

Franklin Farm

New England Snow Farm

Here in northern Rhode Island, where snow is creeping above the three-foot mark, there is a snow farm. It is the same farm that grows vegetables and supersized sunflowers in the warmer months. The snow on this farm—Franklin Farm to the locals—stretches for many acres, and while an old country road may cut the two parcels that […]