Monthly Archives: September 2009

MUCH NEEDED INSPIRATION

At one time or another, we all have been inspired by someone.  Whether it be a teacher, coach, peer, sibling, parent or even a spouse (my wife inspires me every day!) Along with being a Junior College basketball coach, I … Continue reading

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PLAXICO BURRESS

With former New York Giants pass-catcher going to jail on Tuesday, a thought ran through my mind.  Do you recall when they filmed ‘Dog Day Afternoon’, starring Al Pacino up on 9th avenue between 17th and 18th street? Click here … Continue reading

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REWRITE TO REMEMBER

The following blog entry was previously written on Oct. 10, 2007 – it was actually the first blog entry written for Containers Diaries. GREATEST NEIGHBORHOOD Welcome to the blog dedicated to everyone who grew up in the Windsor Terrace section … Continue reading

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STEP INTO THE A.M.

As a parent of a 10 year old girl, my wife and I are faced with challenges every day; some hard, some not so hard. (If you happen to be a parent, you know what I’m talking about)  I never … Continue reading

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HOLY NAME FOUNDATION

I received an e-mail asking me to post the following information for an outstanding cause and to honor some good people. (Courtesy Greenberg Art) HOLY NAME FOUNDATION 5TH ANNUAL DINNER-DANCE Gargiulos Restaurant 2911 West 15th Street (Coney Island) Brooklyn, NY … Continue reading

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BACK TO SCHOOL

Taylor, our 10 year old daughter started the 5th grade on Tuesday-we received a school supplies list in the mail a few weeks ago.  It read like my mother’s grocery list! 3-Ring Binder Spiral Notebooks Boxes of Tissue Packages of … Continue reading

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SHOOT THE PUCK (at) RONNIE!

“You miss 100% of the shots you never take.” ~Wayne Gretzky My main man Ronnie Lopez from Kensington checked in a few days ago and wanted to send out an invite for all the hockey enthusiasts.  Sad to say I’m … Continue reading

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