Tag Archives: Farrell’s

THERE’S STILL TIME TO CHANGE THE ROAD YOU’RE ON

Slept in today. Missed church. Don’t care. I don’t go to Holy Name anymore so they can’t say anything if I don’t go. Been going to church every Sunday since I was eight years old. I’m 14 now. Mom never … Continue reading

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HEY, WHERE DID WE GO?

“Can’t believe the Knicks!” Jimmy complained as he downed a glass of beer standing in Farrell’s. “Yeah, I know, they suck,” Billy answered. Billy was a Nets fan, so he loved piling on even though the team that plays down … Continue reading

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IN MEMORY OF HOWIE

Saw this image on Facebook. Outstanding recognition for a great man from the neighborhood.

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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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SWEPT AWAY

Get out the brooms. They did it. Swept ’em. Went to Chicago and took care of business. Swept the baseball team everyone was talking about. Seemed like everyone I talked to about the play-offs was pulling for the Cubs. They … Continue reading

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SELFIE, SELFIE, SELFIE!

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HIT THE OPEN MAN

It’s a Wednesday night. Billy and Jimmy are hanging out in Farrell’s. Both guys just got off work. Billy’s an ironworker working on a building on Madison and forty-third over in midtown.  Jimmy’s a cop who works at the 7th … Continue reading

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