Monthly Archives: September 2008

LAST CALL

Sorry folks, but that’s it!  Drink up… Good night Irene! The final buzzer has sounded. The horn has gone off. The finish line has been crossed. Turn out the lights, the party’s over! No mas, No mas! That’s it! FINISHED! … Continue reading

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SHEA GOOD-BYE

They played the last game at Shea Stadium yesterday – no doubt it left a bitter taste in all Met’s fans mouths. My condolences go out to the likes of Jack Kelley, Glenn Thomas, Al McNeil and of course Carmine! … Continue reading

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ALMOST FAMOUS

Brownstoner, a solid Blog caught wind of the infamous Daily News article written by Ms. Miller on Windsor Terrace and ‘our’ response.  Seems to be popular over there, they linked us.  I have linked it here so you can read … Continue reading

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TUNNEL TO TOWERS

We all have our own story regarding the tragic events that happened on 9/11.  I was sent this story/ link/event by a loyal reader of Container Diaries about an off-duty fireman, Stephen Siller who walked through the tunnel to get … Continue reading

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BIG-BIG REQUEST!

Early in the week I asked for someone to send me the cover of either paper, News or Post with the Yankee Stadium image. Thanks to Tony F, I am sitting pretty with a sweet image. I am going to … Continue reading

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“OLD – SCHOOL” TREAT

Last night as I stopped off at Bob Evans for some pancakes (who calls them ‘Hotcakes’?) I noticed at the counter while paying the check some neatly stacked bagged candy.  Looking over their selection, I noticed something I use to … Continue reading

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EAST 161 AND RIVER AVE.

Tuned in last night to watch the last game played at Yankee Stadium. ESPN did a fantastic job of their coverage which actually started in the afternoon. (Note to ESPN – your guy Karl Ravitch asked John Kruk, ‘if you’re … Continue reading

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