Paula Nicewanger’s Story Archive

St. Vincent de Paul Mission 27 Resale

I have heard of St. Vincent de Paul for years, but I’ve always associated it with a Catholic charity that takes donated mattresses and furniture and gives them to the poor. Ironically our local St. Vincent de Paul is in a 110-year-old mattress factory on the near eastside of downtown … Read More

The Black Hat Society Calendar Reveal Party Friday, Oct. 13th

If you love Halloween like I do and so many others in Irvington, then you will understand why I might join a group of people, who dress up like witches and parade around the neighborhood.  I first saw The Black Hat Society parade in last year’s Halloween Festival. As I … Read More

Going to The Masquerade Ball

My favorite time of the year is here – FALL!! I love everything about it, the weather, the color of the leaves as they change and of course Halloween. My husband and I have always celebrated Halloween in a big way. For 20 years in a row we had a … Read More

Traveling with Paula, Yellowstone National Park

In the past August’s article, I told you my sister Gail and I take a trip together, just the two of us, every five or six years. She lives in Oakland, California and we only get to see each other a couple of times a year during hurried family events. … Read More

Traveling with Paula: The Grand Tetons

In this past July’s article, I told you my sister Gail and I take a trip together, just the two of us, every five or six years. She lives in Oakland, California and we only get to see each other a couple of times a year during hurried family events. … Read More