Monthly Archives: May 2015

SWEET SENSATION

FRIDAY NIGHT – MAY 15 As a kid growing up in the 80’s, I was glued to ninth avenue. Oh don’t get me wrong, we ventured to other neighborhoods but,┬áIt was rare I walked seventh avenue. Or hung out down … Continue reading

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DUB-DUB-DUB

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EAST VILLAGE

FRIDAY MID-DAY – MAY 15 Love Second Avenue train station. Brings back so many memories. When I was 16 I enrolled at LaSalle Academy. I didn’t last too long though. Every morning Frankie and Jimmy Cullen would take me to … Continue reading

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BRACE YOURSELF

FRIDAY AFTERNOON – MAY 15 Walking to the train I see an old friend, Anthony Mastrandrea. Great family from Windsor Place. Went to school with his older brother Louie. There’s Dominick, Peter and Stephen. Their mom and dad are good … Continue reading

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GOOD MORNING BROOKLYN

FRIDAY MORNING – MAY 15 I am up, showered, and out the door by 6:30. Places to go, people to see, food to eat and of course, coffee to drink. It’s a gorgeous morning. Sun is out, people actually have … Continue reading

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THE CONROY’S – GOOD PEOPLE

While in Brooklyn last weekend, I was informed of a young lady by the name of Jill Conroy. Jill attended Bishop Ford and hails from down by East 5th street. Maybe some of our readers are familiar with the Conroy … Continue reading

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I CAN’T GIVE IT AWAY ON 7TH AVENUE

THURSDAY NIGHT – MAY 14 Hooked up with my friend Carl from Sport Prospect for dinner. We went to a great spot on seventh avenue called, Burger Village. I highly recommend it. The french fries were awesome. Seventh avenue is … Continue reading

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