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  1. Amanda - I was wondering about your absence. ...

    Amanda - I was wondering about your absence. Hope you had a great RI visit. It wasn't your first time at the Memorial was it?



    Well.....there were four working fire extinguishers inside The...
  2. I realize that the Station Fire was a complicated...

    I realize that the Station Fire was a complicated event, with lots of moving parts. Still, I'm like plain worn out by the sheer amount of misinformation in the new Scott James book.

    Latest...
  3. Noelle - Yeah, I started collecting Station shots...

    Noelle - Yeah, I started collecting Station shots on Pinterest some years ago. Unfortunately, it's harder to properly caption photos there now.
    By the way, what grade are you teaching, if I may...
  4. Someday I'm going to share with all of you David...

    Someday I'm going to share with all of you David B.'s whole saga of survival. First, though, I'm waiting for him to be up to answering some follow-up questions I've had. "I will respond again when...
  5. Bustakita—kidding. Still in Rhode Island. Met...

    Bustakita—kidding.

    Still in Rhode Island. Met survivor Ray Beauchaine’s younger brother, and a North Kingstown High School teacher who lost two students; one was Andrew Hoban.

    Noelle—could...
  6. Good question RL-And I remember you brought up...

    Good question RL-And I remember you brought up this question a while back.
    I meant to reply back then, but I still don’t have a definitive answer. I know Jody some and have talked with Liana a...
  7. https://i.postimg.cc/Nj2xJBT5/j-reagle1.jpg...

    https://i.postimg.cc/Nj2xJBT5/j-reagle1.jpg

    Johnny Reagle, the 47 year-old drummer for Trip, got himself deeply involved in the rescue efforts at the fire. And a decade later he was still...
  8. Damn, when did Denis Larocque start inspecting...

    Damn, when did Denis Larocque start inspecting condominium towers in South Florida?
  9. So, it turns out.....Dr. Richard A. Gould, the...

    So, it turns out.....Dr. Richard A. Gould, the forensic archaeologist who led the recovery team which combed the Station Nightclub site for 11 days (starting 2-27), died of cancer in March of 2020.
    ...
  10. Subarctican - I don't believe that the guy at...

    Subarctican - I don't believe that the guy at 5:01 is Sanetti, but it sure is an excellent shot--when precisely paused--of a specific patron I've never really taken in before. So thanks.

    Jimmy D...
  11. Thanks for the birthdates, Rodentlady. I’d never...

    Thanks for the birthdates, Rodentlady. I’d never heard of those Master Death Files before. Then, just days after you mentioned them here, The New York Times brought them up in a piece. (6-3-21) ...
  12. --Some moments from the Butler pre-show video-- ...

    --Some moments from the Butler pre-show video--

    (Using "Inside the Station Nightclub Fire 22003" on G.Drive)


    (10:21--17:00) (7 seconds)
    Jeff Martin (D), 33, a lawyer with the John...
  13. Jimmydaddio - Hey, thank you, and congrats on...

    Jimmydaddio - Hey, thank you, and congrats on finding the 5 veterans. Did you ever see this image of one of the pool tables? The 3 tables were all bar size, which means 3.5 feet x 7 feet, and they...
  14. Then and Now

    https://i.postimg.cc/KjPFtHz8/combo1.jpgbbcode image
    Ron Barak then--------------------------------------------------------------------------Same camera position now.
    ...
  15. Noelle—will get back to you soon. On a trip now...

    Noelle—will get back to you soon. On a trip now and don’t have great reception.
    Can you finger-expand it if you send it to an iPhone?
  16. https://i.postimg.cc/c4Jmk2SP/atrium.png...

    https://i.postimg.cc/c4Jmk2SP/atrium.png
    This was one of the last of 13 photos taken by survivor Linda Ormerod, of Providence. She took this approximately twenty minutes before the pyro began. But...
  17. Thanks Noelle. Truth is, I'd be clueless without...

    Thanks Noelle. Truth is, I'd be clueless without the RIAG stuff. Like, for instance, it does contain the detailed accounts of Trip manager Bill Long, which help explain what all happened with Ty...
  18. --Some Moments from the Butler Video-- (Using...

    --Some Moments from the Butler Video--

    (Using The Station Fire.mpg on G. Drive)


    (00:30)
    With the front-stage crowd having already raised their arms to salute the band or give the "devil...
  19. Yeah. Hi Pks—It turned all my punctuation...

    Yeah. Hi Pks—It turned all my punctuation screwy. Could it have anything to do with the site being shutdown briefly last week? I wrote it on my cellphone; don’t usually do that. 🤷🏻


    I feel...
  20. Pkstracy?why is the thread mucking up? I...

    Pkstracy?why is the thread mucking up? I remember this happened before once.
  21. Yeah Noelle, he was generous in sharing the...

    Yeah Noelle, he was generous in sharing the details of his predicament.
    Remember when he spends pages talking about how much care some gal he calls ?Jen?gave him at The Cowesett Inn? Later, he...
  22. https://i.postimg.cc/FznfZHxW/thumbnail-3.png...

    https://i.postimg.cc/FznfZHxW/thumbnail-3.png


    Jimmy, I took the liberty of putting an approximate footprint of the club onto your photo.

    1.) Men's Room

    2.) Ladies Room

    3.) Back Bar...
  23. Jimmy D - Thanks and best to you. I guess you...

    Jimmy D - Thanks and best to you. I guess you can leave your shovel at home this weekend. Saturday looks like great weather. Bring a flower or two in case there’s a birthday to observe.
    ...
  24. AFTEREFFECTS There's a stone tile in in the...

    AFTEREFFECTS


    There's a stone tile in in the walkway at The Station Memorial that's always puzzled me.

    https://i.postimg.cc/cCz5tN9M/cobb-memorial-tile.jpgbbcode image

    Finally, I had to...
  25. [QUOTE=subarctican;1563995]Survivor Tom Stewart...

    [QUOTE=subarctican;1563995]Survivor Tom Stewart gives a podcast interview about his experience that night, well worth listening to - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jlyQ01uWCpA



    Nice find...
  26. Amanda - since you like all-things-Kevin-Washburn...

    Amanda - since you like all-things-Kevin-Washburn you can see the guy who went to school with him here:

    (YouTube) "Remembering the 100 Victims of the Station Nightclub Fire 18 Years Later"...
  27. Hi guys—All we can do here is to stay respectful...

    Hi guys—All we can do here is to stay respectful and keep some awareness of boundaries.

    Someone, on rare occasion, will get upset by something, but take heart; we’ve had many people pop up here...
  28. Whoa. One survivor has sent me a letter which...

    Whoa. One survivor has sent me a letter which was 15 pages long and it was so shocking in its description of their last-second escape, it’s taken me days to get it out of the front of my brain. ...
  29. 2 thoughts, Amanda: Yeah, you are probably...

    2 thoughts, Amanda: Yeah, you are probably right.
    And, do you think you could find us a photo of Matt Dussault to compare?
  30. Here’s my main problem with that photo, Amanda: ...

    Here’s my main problem with that photo, Amanda: why would John Van Duesen be holding a 35 mm camera? Matt Dussault is the only witness to report that HE was actually holding his girlfriend’s 35 mm...
  31. Some "family memories" from the 18th Anniversary:...

    Some "family memories" from the 18th Anniversary:


    -----Kevin Anderson Jr. told me that knowing about his father's serious heart issues probably helped him to better deal with his father's death....
  32. Cigar Dad - what’s up Jimmy? Hey, I have another...

    Cigar Dad - what’s up Jimmy? Hey, I have another one of the 100 who served: Charline Gingras-Fick (or sometimes it’s just Charline Fick). She was a mechanic in the Army years before the fire.
    ...
  33. Maybe you recall the story of Station survivors...

    Maybe you recall the story of Station survivors Mike Magee and Geno Goguen. Mike had intercepted Geno, just as this friend emerged from the restroom corridor, and he told him, "Look, the place is on...
  34. Hi all -- It's hard to know where to start with...

    Hi all -- It's hard to know where to start with the 18th Anniversary. Think I'll give a broad overview of the experience and then gradually fill in some of the details soon. Yeah, COVID probably...
  35. https://i.postimg.cc/rmpSmY6j/bus.jpg...

    https://i.postimg.cc/rmpSmY6j/bus.jpg

    So...here's Dan Biechele driving the 45 foot-long tour bus out of the Station's lot. He's about to take a left and park it up the right side of Cowesett...
  36. Hi Gang— Just got back from another memorable...

    Hi Gang—
    Just got back from another memorable anniversary in West Warwick.
    Will go into more detail soon once I get my shit together here.
    Talked to 2 survivors I’d never met before: Theresa...
  37. Thanks Noelle—after the anniversary I’ll post...

    Thanks Noelle—after the anniversary I’ll post some more car stories.

    Dirt Gurl - I’ve also always wondered who that couple is. I bet we can ID them one of these days.

    Mr. Bruce - everyone was...
  38. https://i.postimg.cc/HrLXy3rs/thumbnail.png...

    https://i.postimg.cc/HrLXy3rs/thumbnail.png

    Here's David Brayman's '99 Mazda pickup with a snow-covered cargo area. Brayman's the carpenter from Connecticut who, after drinking at the main bar...
  39. https://i.postimg.cc/rwMg9q54/photo2.jpg...

    https://i.postimg.cc/rwMg9q54/photo2.jpg


    https://i.postimg.cc/t44WTJhB/photo6.jpg

    First, the rear of the Mancini's Jetta and the front of Kevin Beese's Bonneville.

    Second, the rear of Jen...
  40. https://i.postimg.cc/43PZy2wk/photo3.jpg...

    https://i.postimg.cc/43PZy2wk/photo3.jpg

    (cont.'d)

    ...It's difficult to make out the black Jetta, but I will provide a different angle in an upcoming photo. Reportedly the Jetta's sun roof had...
  41. https://i.postimg.cc/ZKbwgSxJ/photo3.jpg...

    https://i.postimg.cc/ZKbwgSxJ/photo3.jpg

    Highlighted: Jen Choquette’s soon-to-be junked blue 2000 Ford Focus was directly behind Tracy King’s Dodge Ram. Next to it was Steve and Andrea Mancini’s...
  42. Indeed, and I want to thank Amanda, Frank,...

    Indeed, and I want to thank Amanda, Frank, Pkstracy, and Dionyzus for technical and morale support. Ready for more?
  43. https://i.postimg.cc/rsDz9t6Y/photo.jpg...

    https://i.postimg.cc/rsDz9t6Y/photo.jpg

    The front row of cars at The Station that night begins with Tammy Mattera-Housa's 1999 Hyundai Elantra. It's parked a little haphazardly, almost on the...
  44. Lt. Frank - well look who's back. And with...

    Lt. Frank - well look who's back. And with photos in hand. Thanks for the Andrea Stewart ID. Nice spotting. She had a rough time of it; you can see her old physical wounds on the close-up. Her...
  45. Jimmy “Cigar” D - I come up with two veterans...

    Jimmy “Cigar” D - I come up with two veterans amongst the deceased.

    -Tracy King, the bouncer/rescuer served for 4 years in the Army in the 80’s with the Military Police in Germany, Japan, and...
  46. Amanda-thanks for responding. Yeah, I’m curious...

    Amanda-thanks for responding. Yeah, I’m curious about what finally worked for you. Please PM with your trade secrets. :)
  47. Sorry, another failed photo attempt. I'm done.

    Sorry, another failed photo attempt. I'm done.
  48. OBIT Jason A. Lund, 44, died at Kent Hospital...

    OBIT

    Jason A. Lund, 44, died at Kent Hospital in Warwick last Wednesday the 13th. No cause was given in The Providence Journal.

    He was the lucky West Warwick guy who could have easily died at...
  49. Ignore my last ill-fated attempt to post a photo.

    Ignore my last ill-fated attempt to post a photo.
  50. Welcome DirtGurl. Amanda is, in MHO, correct...

    Welcome DirtGurl.
    Amanda is, in MHO, correct about that gal being Catherine Carignan of Coventry. Our own Lt. Frank Derbin, who’s been MIA lately, made some excellent IDs. Check out the picture...
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