Monthly Archives: July 2009

THE MEDIATOR

Someone had mentioned Officer Tommy Doyle in the comments section so I thought he’d make for an intriguing blog entry. I was a little kid when Doyle patrolled the neighborhood where he was known as one of the most-feared, disliked … Continue reading

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SUMMER-LOVIN’

With it being late July, and of course school being out for the kids, I am the official ‘stay-at-home dad during the dog days of summer! Taylor and I (she’s 10) always sleep-in, watch TV, eat breakfast then do our … Continue reading

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PETER HEANEY

This past weekend they had the Peter Heaney Memorial Fishing Trip.  I heard a lot of good things about it. (4 kegs + 60 people = a lot of fun!) (Update July 29th) Kudos to Brook Budd and Chris Bullock … Continue reading

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SUNDAY MORNING

I can hear ya now, ‘wow, he’s blogging two days in a row’!  Yep, that’s right sports fans-two days in a row. Do you recall Sunday mornings around your house back in the day?  It was a little different than … Continue reading

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SATURDAY MORNING

Remember as a kid waking up before everyone else in your house on a Saturday morning?  Watching cartoons and eating cereal.  You were playing ball in the schoolyard before 9AM! This morning I awoke earlier than normal.  6:30 to be … Continue reading

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BACK INTO TIME

If there was one thing that you could do again, something you did way back in the day growing up in the neighborhood, what would it be?  I’m not talking regrets here, something you wish you would have done.  I’m … Continue reading

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LEAVIN’ BROOKLYN

I moved from Brooklyn to East Lansing in April of 1996. I had lived in Windsor Terrace for 32 wonderful years.  They were the best times of my life; I had a wonderful experience. It was like earning a degree … Continue reading

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