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2008-10-08 15:00:20

By Arline A Fleming; George Issa Habitat for Humanity volunteers salvage major household items from one house and sell them to help pay for building another. SOUTH KINGSTOWN -- Kitchen cabinets were flying off the walls of a Snug Harbor house one recent bright October day, along with bathroom fixtures, some windows, and doors. They were flying not due to storm or hurricane, but because volunteers from South County's Habitat for Humanity had made their scheduled landfall at this...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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