Monthly Archives: January 2017

OUR CHILDREN ARE OUR FUTURE

My cousins lived on Fuller Place. The Sabbagh’s. 29 Fuller Place to be exact. Loved their house. Spent so much time there. Loved their front porch. The late Joe Sabbagh Sr. would always laugh at me when I ran into … Continue reading

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REST IN PEACE

Sad news to report. My childhood friend and classmate at Holy Name,  John Rowland,  passed away. John was 52. Wake is at Duffy’s today (9th Street) at 2pm and 7pm Funeral is tomorrow at 11am at St Saviour. Last saw … Continue reading

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CLOSING TIME

They say all good things must come to an end. My guy Carl Manco, along with his brother Anthony is closing shop at Sport Prospect. Carl’s been at 362 7th avenue (between 10th and 11th street.) for the last 29 years. … Continue reading

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GET OFF MY CLOUD

“It’s three a.m. there’s too much noise don’t you people ever want to go to bed?” -Mick Jagger

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BORN TO RUN

“The highway’s jammed with broken heroes on a last chance power drive.” -Bruce Springsteen

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START ME UP

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” -Walt Disney

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REST IN PEACE- MR. MOLLOY

Sad news on the passing of Ed Molloy. The Molloy’s were good people who lived across the street from the boys schoolyard;  37 Howard Place. (Ed pictured with his grandchildren) I grew up with his son Kevin and I would … Continue reading

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