Monthly Archives: November 2017

R.I.P. MOE

Sad news to report on Thanksgiving night. John Maloney, better known as “Moe” has passed away. A cool story on him below from the New York Times. The wake is 7-9 Saturday, Sunday – 2-5, 7-9 Funeral mass on Monday… … Continue reading

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

Wishing you a fantastic day…

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THE TEAM. THE TEAM. THE TEAM

Thanks Mike Larkin…

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CONDOLENCES

Sad news… Robert Vitale, (known as Yankee Bob  / Packer Bob) passed away Friday, November 10. Bob was originally from Prospect Avenue between 8th Avenue & Prospect Park West A regular at McBears, EJ’s & Kelly’s Tavern in Bay Ridge. … Continue reading

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STATS

Danny Piselli sent me the stats from the ‘Money League’. Hoops was popular in our neighborhood.  These guys got after it; especially when the stakes were high.

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BEST DAYS OF MY LIFE

Growing up in the neighborhood; 1970’s and 1980’s – can’t beat those days!

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NOT THE NEIGHBORHOOD BUT…

As a kid I attended this event every year.  (Would have loved to play in it) When I was in the 6th grade I watched Power Memorial participate and I said to someone next to me, “I wanna go to … Continue reading

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