Author Archives: Steve

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

If your father left you as a kid (split from your mom and wasn’t there for you) this entry is dedicated to you – hoping you learned and did it the right way.

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THE CORBETT’S

Ray and Pop. Local 40 Ironworkers…

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ANGELS WITH DIRTY FACES

In memory of all my hard-working friends who climbed the iron and built the city… The Ironworker: In 1950, Eleanor Roosevelt was sitting in a dentist chair in New York City and looking out an eighteenth-floor window: “How much we … Continue reading

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ROACHIE – RIP

Link from the Staten Island newspaper below… Tommy’s viewing is scheduled for Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Carmen F. Spezzi Funeral Home in Parlin, N.J. Funeral services will be held … Continue reading

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DEATH IN PROSPECT PARK

DNA info with the disturbing story below… https://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20170529/park-slope/prospect-park-death-investigation-homeless-man-tent The 60-year-old unidentified man was found by police Sunday afternoon after passersby reported a smell to authorities, police said. Officers discovered the man lying face up inside a small tent in a … Continue reading

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MEMORIAL DAY – MUCH RESPECT

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GLENN THOMAS ON THOMAS RYAN

I would like to extend my condolences to The Ryan Family. Thomas Ryan, a Holy Name alum passed away yesterday from his injuries that he suffered from a recent fall while working construction on the Verazanno Narrows Bridge. I didn’t … Continue reading

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