Sydney Schuster

The Collectors

1. Ridiculously Oversized ThingsGiant sales displays from stores are fun and make a graphic statement no one will miss. Especially popular are outsized items like a “scissors for a tailor shop or a ship model from a boatyard,” says Bill Spicer of Bill Spicer Auction Company in Exeter. “I had a display with huge jackknives. Of course they were plastic,…

At Your Service

Wine & Dine Services that deliver groceries, gourmet meals and even a nice Chianti, right to your door. Creature Comforts Groomers, dog walkers and vets who make house calls, so life is perfect for our furry friends. Getting Around No more travel trauma; how to hire someone to drive, fly, or get you there by boat. Clean Up Car detailing,…

How Rhody are You?

• You rush out to get bread and milk when a snowstorm is predicted. This one’s such a classic Rhodyism, we almost didn’t include it. “It stems from the 1978 blizzard, when some people couldn’t get out of their homes for days,” explains historian and ProJo editor David Husband. “Now everybody runs out and buys three loaves of bread and…