Monthly Archives: April 2008

WRONG SIDE OF 9TH AVENUE?

As we continue our tour of the neighborhood, I had to step back from my keyboard and take a deep breath and put on my thinking cap for a moment. (Do teachers still ask kids to do that today in … Continue reading

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STANDING IN THE SHADOW OF LOVE

These past few days I have taken you on a tour of Windsor Place starting from 9th avenue all the way down to 7th avenue. The odd thing you notice is that Windsor ends right there – boom! No more … Continue reading

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HARVEY KEITEL

We can all agree that Mr. Keitel is a solid actor and has been pretty popular over the years. Keitel, for those who are unaware hails from Brooklyn, New York. In the early 90’s, he made a film ‘Smoke’, with … Continue reading

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WINDSOR BETWEEN 8TH & 7TH

My tour of the ‘Nabe’ continues… Windsor Place between 8th and 7th avenues: What a ‘live’ block. Lots of energy! The people were fantastic. Always smiling (most of them anyways) Very warm, friendly and down to earth. But first, remember … Continue reading

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THE NEIGHBORHOOD

I received an e-mail from someone who reads Container Diaries and they couldn’t believe how many people I mention on the blog day-to-day or how many people contribute leave comments. This individual informed me they lived in the neighborhood for … Continue reading

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WHAT’S A CHEESE DOODLE?

As many of you know, my nine year-old daughter Taylor is a work in progress, as with most kids her age. But every now and then she surprises the heck out of me. (Like most of your kids). The other … Continue reading

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O CAPTAIN! MY CAPTAIN!

It’s late Saturday night, slash-Sunday morning, I made it around the clock once again! My wife and daughter are enjoying the weekend in Chicago (I couldn’t make the trip, we are in the process of putting next years team together … Continue reading

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