Tag: Quincy

The Evolino’s discovery…

The Evolino’s discovery…

Go figure….after putting in a decent workout at TMX Boxing I drive a block and decide it’s time to eat…..the struggle is real my friends. This time I pick a little food joint tucked away in an old school storefront just a stones throw from…

The age of Aquarius…

The age of Aquarius…

Once upon a time there existed a nightclub across the mighty Neponset river in Quincy Massachusetts. That club was called Aquarius and it was the stuff of legend. It resided inside this little hotel/motel where my parents actually spent their honeymoon (back then blue collar folks…

For Keith…

For Keith…

Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston   Keith Boudreau is widely considered a gentleman and a loving dad. This is your prototypical Dot Rat, a hard working St. Brendan’s/Bosco alumni who is as quick with a smile as he is on a…

The Zumwalt is coming…

The Zumwalt is coming…

Just in case it didn’t already suck to be a Somali pirate. The nation that brought you the simultaneous triple sniper shot from the back of at listing ship has decided to change the game again….why?   And you thought Maine was full of a…

The Marylou’s Cruise…

The Marylou’s Cruise…

So I walk into Marylou’s in Quincy for an iced coffee Sunday morning. Now plenty of us are familiar with their business model. The place is essentially a scaled back Hooters of coffee. And for full disclosure there is not a place on the planet…

The Molly Moo’s Cruise…

The Molly Moo’s Cruise…

So I’m talking with my brother a couple of weeks back and he starts going on and on about this ice cream shop over in Quincy. Both my brothers and I always shared the same 2 vices, chocolate chip cookies and a mocha frappes. Turns…

Thank You!

Thank You!

Well, it was a long day for all the girls down at Hollywood Tans. Through their efforts and the generosity of the businesses and patrons that took part, they where able to raise close to 3000 dollars in raffle and bake sales for the Richard…

Get a tan for spring and help the Richard Family Fund…

Get a tan for spring and help the Richard Family Fund…

I would like to thank the crew over at Hollywood Tans for putting this event together! RICHARD FAMILY FUNDRAISER HOSTED BY HOLLYWOOD TANS When: April 27th, 2013 from 9 AM to 10PM Where: 119 Parkingway st. Quincy Tan for a cause! Half of all sessions…

The McGwire turkey…

The McGwire turkey…

Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays of the year in my opinion. It’s got three elements that every Dot Rat loves….food, booze and football. In my case there is a fourth one, cooking. I’m one of those people that likes making a massive feast…

Crack Pastrami at Alba Deli…

Crack Pastrami at Alba Deli…

Alba Deli has to be one of the best breakfast/sandwich shops around in my book. From what I understand the owner is related to the fine dining spot in Quincy Center that carries the same name. Everything I have tried on the menu has been…