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It’s the Belgian Beer Fest of course

May 16, 2016 No Comments by

by Jared Aupperle The “Beer Thursdays” road trip to Boston. Six guys, two brewery stops on the way up, one ridiculous all day beer festival, and the best Belgian waffles ever. Beer Advocate’s Belgian Beer Fest included 100 plus beers and about 1,000 people at each of the two sessions. We of course attended both […]

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Lyndhurst Mansion in Tarrytown, NY

Apr 28, 2016 No Comments by

The Hudson Valley has many homes and sites of historical importance that are open to the public for tours and Lyndhurst Mansion in Tarrytown, NY is one of them. This is one of properties that in the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Mansion was designed by the American architect Alexander Jackson Davis in the Gothic […]

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Cooperstown NY Baseball Hall of Fame

Mar 06, 2016 No Comments

by Joseph Terrazas Cooperstown New York, (Named After James Fennimore Cooper) ( The Last of the Mohicans, Fame) I’m from Kansas City and visited my youngest sister in New York City, and had to take the pilgrimage, to the hall of fame in upstate N.Y. by train. And we went during Spring break, March of […]

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Odin Live at The Whisky

Feb 25, 2016 No Comments

by Sean W. What a weekend!  I am a huge Odin fan.  I love their debut Don’t Take No For An Answer and the subsequent albums all had some killer tunes on them.  When I found out in the Spring that Odin was doing a show, I had to go.  I’ve wanted to see them […]

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Got my Chuck E. Cheese on!

Feb 15, 2016 No Comments

by Charly P. Chuck E. Cheese was fun. I played a lot of games, I got a lot of prizes. One of them was edible. It was a lolipop – a big long swirly – I call it “The Swirl”. I went with my 3 cousins, one of them is annoying but I can’t say […]

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OzzFest & Sooooo Much More!

Jan 06, 2016 No Comments

Ahh, it was time, yet again, to enjoy a show of our choosing. Seeing how we had bought the “wrong” tickets for the show (Ticketmaster sold us tickets for the seats at OzzFest NOT the pit area as we told them this is what we wanted) we had an extra large gang with us to […]

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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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Grateful Dead in Las Vegas

Sep 05, 2014 No Comments

Seeing the Dead in Vegas was really quite a trip. From the ticket dates it seems that I went after finishing my coursework for a BA in English from Reed College, defending my thesis and that this was right before graduation. I went with the guy I had dated my senior year in college and […]

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European Travel Memories

Sep 03, 2014 No Comments

My wife I would try to take a trip to Europe every other year, but until the economy gets better, we have our memories… On this trip we when from Paris, as we both have been to Paris a few times, we moved on to the Loire Valley to visit the Chateaus, which are amazing. […]

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My first trip to Disney

Aug 23, 2014 No Comments

By Lydia Rosengarten My first trip to Disney when it was actually affordable-this dates back to 1977 when I visited Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Fla with my 7th grade friend Erika and her mom. We bussed it for 3 days from NYC for a 3 day visit and a stay at a crappy roadside motel, […]

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