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SHOVEL THAT SNOW

Holy Name Schoolyard, February 2017  

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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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GIVE ME WHAT YOU GOT!

“I can’t imagine a person being a success who doesn’t give this game of life everything’s he got.” -Walter Cronkite Think back to all the hard workers from our neighborhood. Really think about it. The Ironworker who got up at … Continue reading

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I’M JUST WAITING ON A FRIEND

Still in shock. Or as Mick Jagger would say, “State of Shock.” John Cain was a huge Rolling Stones fan… Here’s an awesome tribute from Robert Fields on J.C. What a heartbreak for the Cain and Davis Families! My sympathies … Continue reading

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BLESS ME FATHER…

For I have sinned – it’s been 11 days since I last composed a blog entry. Each and every morning I drive past an outdoor basketball court. It’s covered with snow (we got about 10 inches the past few days). … Continue reading

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REGRET MAN

“Wish I could go back in time. I’d have gone D-I. Booze got the best of me. Man, I coulda. Man, I shoulda. Wish I could go back.”

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EVERYTHING IS *UCKED UP

Woke up this morning, what did I see A big black cloud hanging over me I switched on the radio and nearly dropped dead The news was so bad that I fell out of bed There was a gas strike, … Continue reading

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