Monthly Archives: October 2012

SHAOLIN

Just like Breezy Point, many former Windsor Terrace residents moved out to Staten Island to enjoy life.  (My sister Sharon included) It saddens me to read and hear all the stories of the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. The Staten … Continue reading

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OUR GET AWAY…

At one time or another, we have all gone down to Rockaway and/or Breezy Point. Many have owned property there! Well it looks like Sandy has caused some serious damage. Thanks to Father Peter for this update: Rockaway is getting … Continue reading

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SANDY

WOW!

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STOOP SYNERGY

Thanks to JFH for this essay on her days growing up in the neighborhood. Lately, nostalgia has been calling my name and I often find myself surfing the net for any information about my old neighborhood, Park Slope, Brooklyn. You … Continue reading

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TAKE ‘EM BACK PETE

One of my favorite writers of all-time, and a huge inspiration, seventh avenue’s own Pete Hamill has a new book coming out. Simone Weichselbaum of The New York Daily News takes us on a trip back to Pete’s old stomping grounds where … Continue reading

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HANGIN’ OUT

Yours truly with Maureen Delaney. I believe this photo was taken in 1977; We were 13. Maureen was one of the nicest girls in the neighborhood. She came from a great family! (To be honest, every boy had a crush … Continue reading

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TOO MUCH WHINING

I came across a story this afternoon from CBS Local news on people in Park Slope complaining about too many frozen yogurt shops in the area. One person wrote in: “How many frozen yogurt places can Park Slopers handle? What’s … Continue reading

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