Monthly Archives: November 2015

THAT’S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR…

The power of the Internet. Some are hesitant to embrace it, some, like me, love it. I hear adults complain about today’s kids all the time. I have heard our kids called, “The Gadget Generation.” I’m cool with that. Add … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

Hope everyone enjoys the day… -Red Hoops135@hotmail.com

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CONGRATULATIONS

Heard some outstanding news late last week. Childhood friend, Kevin Molloy, originally from Howard Place informed me his daughter has accepted a Cross-Country/Track scholarship to Iona College.  Atta boy Kevin…nice job. If you are not aware, former Windsor Place resident … Continue reading

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ALL IN

Great story on Hooley via the Brooklyn Paper. Colin Mixson does a good job with his writing.  http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/38/48/dtg-farrells-bartender-hall-of-fame-2015-11-27-bk.html “It’s a great neighborhood,” said Houlihan, 76, who has worked behind the bar for 50 years and owned it for almost 20. … Continue reading

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BARTENDER HALL OF FAME

http://bayridgejournal.blogspot.com/2015/11/farrells-jim-houlihan-honored.html  Click on the link above to read the story.  The guy’s the best! If you’re lucky to know him, you know what I’m talking about. Jimmy Houlihan, congratulations my man! -RED Hoops135@hotmail.com

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YOU GOTTA FIGHT FOR YOUR RIGHT TO PARTY

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TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT

Wish I could be there. Gargiulo’s in Coney Island is the place to be. Valet parking available. But if you’re like me, I took the F-train, walked a few blocks and I was good. 6:30 start. The Holy Name Foundation … Continue reading

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