Tag Archives: John Corrar

LET’S JUST KISS AND SAY GOOD-BYE

Sanders is closing…again. (Oops, I mean the Pavilion). Park Slope stoop (A blog) made mention of it this morning. I remember back in the day my landlord Morty Hyman was supposed to purchase the building and turn it into a … Continue reading

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DON SMITH…ZAID ABDUL-AZIZ

Often times on the blog I mention John Jay High School down on seventh avenue. I tried being a student there three different times; that has to be a record, right? As you know, it never worked out. I also … Continue reading

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BASKETBALL BLISS

Growing up a devoted catholic, I was taught by the nuns and the priests at Holy Name that heaven was located somewhere up above. I got news for them, I lived across the street from heaven. It was the spring … Continue reading

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UP A CREEK WITHOUT A PADDLE

Watching USA Swimmer Michael Phelps win gold medals like John Corrar used to make jump-shots from the corner in Holy Name School yard brought back some serious memories of when I almost drowned as a five year -old in John … Continue reading

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JUST WONDERING

Have you ever sat back and thought about the people you grew up with during your younger days in Windsor Terrace? I’m talking between the ages of say, nine to about your early 20’s? The friendships that were formed. The … Continue reading

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