Living Colour Concert

Aug 28, 2015 No Comments by

Ok, I admit it…..I totally fell for this novelty act. (If that sounds harsh, go back and listen to the debut album again…..Although, I’d be remiss not to point out that the “Stain” album a few years later was a hell of a lot more interesting than most of their schtick. Hiring the badass who […]

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An Evening With Gordon Lightfoot

Aug 28, 2015 No Comments by

An Evening With Gordon Lightfoot turned out to be a fantastic time! He is a very talented musician and performer and has been for a long time, he is, after all 73 years young! While he certainly looks his age he certainly doesn’t sound it! He can still sing and sing he does, all the […]

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2000 Subway Series Game 1

Aug 27, 2015 No Comments

As a birthday present for my brother each year that the Yankees are in the World Series I would take him to game 1 in the Bronx, this has been a tradition from the 1981 World Series. We got tickets in the upper deck and watched the 1st game of the Subway series. Andy Pettitte […]

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Subway Series – Get us thinking Baseball

Aug 27, 2015 No Comments

Game 5 of the Subway series was at Shea and I was on my way to New Jersey to see the game with a friend of mine at a bar. As I driving on the Cross County Pkwy in Yonkers, I received a call from another friend who said he has extra ticket would I […]

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David Wright set the Mets’ career hits record

Aug 25, 2015 No Comments

It was threatening to rain but didn’t and the ball park was more empty then filled. The few fans there were hoping to see David Wright set the Mets’ career hits record.

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The Ultimate 2 For 1

Sep 14, 2014 No Comments

by Carl “Fritz” Fischer Many people have experienced Opening day at Yankee stadium, None however could come close to this one. It  was a long standing tradition for me. I would go with police and fire fighters from Westchester County.  The group grew to over 300 people before we had to end it. April 10 […]

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Illinois vs. Northwestern 1/14/63

Sep 13, 2014 No Comments

by Brule Laker The University of Illinois was ranked 3rd in the nation when it arrived to play Northwestern University at McGaw Hall (now Welsh-Ryan Arena) in Evanston on January 14, 1963. My father (Illinois, Class of 1938), brother and I sat high up on the Illinois side in row 31 at midcourt. The 3-8 […]

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Yanni Concert Tour

Sep 12, 2014 14 Comments

by ShrlEgrl After hearing that my favorite composer/musician would be touring, I lined up several trips in order to attend a few “Yanni In Concert” performances in Canada and the U.S.  Little did I know that I would actually end up meeting the man that I had admired so much. My first concert was at […]

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Another Shot at Red Sox Nation

Sep 11, 2014 No Comments

Juan Miranda draws a walk-off walk with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th inning, as the Yankees defeat Boston 4-3. It was great to see Papelbon and the evil Red Sox Nation lose the last regular season home game. Long night with a great ending.   title: Another Shot at Red Sox […]

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I hate the Red Sox

Sep 09, 2014 No Comments

First I’m a Yankee fan; detest the Red Sox Nation, and not a Mets supporter. With that out of the way a friend and I decided to try to get tickets to the World Series, what the hell we live in the NYC metropolitan area. Using the ancient technology, land line phones we call the […]

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