Tag: "Great Blizzard of ’78"
By Holland Cooke
BLOCK ISLAND, RI — One hundred New Englanders died during The Great Blizzard of ’78. Those of us who survived all have stories, many sad, others amusing, even wistful. And, yes, nine months later, there was a baby boom. We who covered that week are feeling déjà vu as the coronavirus pandemic story unfolds.