Monthly Archives: September 2011

KRUPA FOR SALE

Seems like everyone’s favorite candy store and longest running, is for sale. Everyone who grew up in the neighborhood remembered the store on 9th avenue, next to Red’s Shoe Store, owned and operated by Rae and Otto. Remember when they … Continue reading

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WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS

Thanks to Pat Fenton for this fine piece of writing.  I just got back from a wake, Steve. An old friend from Windsor Terrace, Denny Scully passed away. It happened fast, and I heard about it from a message his … Continue reading

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THE PYNN PATRIARCH

This morning I was informed that Mr. Pynn has passed away. We all know the Pynn family from 16th street owned and operated the best deli on 9th avenue. I was a huge fan of their Rice Pudding. Their customer … Continue reading

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FOOTBALL SHEETS

As a kid, I spent a lot of time down in Timboo’s bar located on the corner of 12th street and 5th avenue. On Saturday and Sunday afternoons we played pool, shuffleboard, pinball and watched football games all day on the … Continue reading

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CRUISE

My man Hooley wanted me to pass along this information for their upcoming Mediterranean Cruise on April 28, 2012. Click here for more information.

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MOST POPULAR

We like to talk about sports here on the blog. Which pro sports team did you root for growing up as a kid? How about now? Who do you enjoy watching? Do you still follow a pro team from New … Continue reading

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CATCHING UP WITH…

Love catching up with old friends; It brings back so many memories. One of my favorite people growing up from the neighborhood also happened to be one of the fastest runners too. Jerry Cole has been a frequent contributor to … Continue reading

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