Monthly Archives: June 2012

WILD PITCH

I came across a story about a Little League baseball player that has been hit with a lawsuit. It seems the 11 year-old boy was warming up in the bullpen with a teammate and one of his throws got away … Continue reading

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A LITTLE HELP

As a young boy, the one thing I recall about the Holy Name Summer Basketball League was the set-up before the start of the games. Seeing Danny Piselli walking from the girls schoolyard carrying a very tall ladder usually between … Continue reading

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H.N.S. CLASS OF ’61

The year was 1961…51 years ago! JFK became the 35th President. Roger Maris broke Babe Ruth’s home run record with 61 dingers. The film West Side Story is released. Barbie and Ken hooked up for the first time. Thanks to … Continue reading

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GOIN’ UNDERGROUND

Thanks to Glenn Thomas for this cool image.

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NAME THAT TEACHER

Thank to Gerard Trapp for the inspiration to compose today’s entry. In honor of HNS merging with IHM and the name changing of the school, I would love to see everyone post their teachers from 1st grade to 8th. But … Continue reading

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RULERS, INK PENS AND CRUSHED PENCILS

As a kid, do you remember the last day of school? Do you recall singing the hit song written and performed by Alice Cooper, ‘School’s Out‘? School’s out for summer… School’s out forever… School’s been blown to pieces. Well blown … Continue reading

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HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

Quote of the Day “To become a father is not hard. To be a father is, however.” -Wilhelm Busch On New Year’s Day, most of us start a resolution. Today is Father’s Day and at this very moment,  I challenge … Continue reading

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