Monthly Archives: May 2010

SUMMER PLANS

It’s right around the corner…yes, good old summer. Sun screen, sand on the beach and warm weather.  But I can feel it right now, it’s close to 90 degrees today. Back in the day we had so much to do … Continue reading

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OLD SCHOOL VISUAL

Anyone want to take a stab at this picture? No hints either… -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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FOREVER YOUNG…

It’s inevitable we grow old. Gradually we’ll slow down, lose some hair, add a few unwanted pounds, (especially around the mid-section) and eventually retire from our job. I don’t know about you but there are times I reach for the … Continue reading

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THAT LOVIN’ FEELIN’

Maureen Horan was the first girl I fell in love with; I was 14, she was 16. She lived one block away from me on Windsor Place between 7th and 8th avenue. While driving in my car Saturday afternoon I … Continue reading

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STREET EDUCATION

This is a revised blog entry from back when I started Container Diaries 32 months ago. As a kid growing up on 9th avenue there were a few professional athletes who I admired. In baseball there was George Brett of the … Continue reading

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YOO-HOO, I’LL MAKE YA FAMOUS

Our guy Denis Hamill of the New York Daily News wrote about the tremendous support for Patrick Cregg after he put together a piece about Cregg’s van needs.  In his latest piece he gives a shout out to the blog. … Continue reading

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MORNIN’ RITUAL

Each and every morning, Monday through Friday, our 11 year-old daughter Taylor gets up for school. She’s finishing up the 5th grade. (By the way, when I was in the 5th grade, Mr. Mussa was my favorite teacher; Miss Monzillo, … Continue reading

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