Monthly Archives: January 2014

MR. STANISZEWSKI – RIP

Received word from John Staniszewski that his dad, Theodore has passed away. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Theodore (Stan) Staniszewski, who was from 16th street between ninth and tenth avenues.  You may remember him from the … Continue reading

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LIKE HONEY TO A BEE

I wake up on a cold, snowy, Sunday morning in late January. It’s a little after eight. It’s freezing in our quiet, five-room, railroad apartment. It gets so cold some nights that Mom places towels on the windowsill to keep … Continue reading

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CORNER STONE

Thanks to my main man, Harry Mills. (Double click on image to enlarge)

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DOWN ON THE CORNER

Thanks to Mike L. Click on image to enlarge.

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HAMILL ON HOLY NAME CHURCH

Our guy Denis Hamill of the New York Daily News fills us in on the Church Restoration Project.

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SEASONS IN THE SUN

The holidays are in the rear view mirror, it was a busy time for all. The weather is still crappy so I thought I would post something different. Going through the comments section I came across some cool people who … Continue reading

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PROSPECT PARK JOGGER DIES

Sad news from an earlier story; the jogger in Prospect Park who collapsed has died. New York Daily News has complete story. Rynn Berry passed around 12:30 p.m. at New York Methodist Hospital with family and friends flanked at his … Continue reading

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