Monthly Archives: September 2017

Point Pleasant Beach Antiques

On a recent Saturday afternoon, I was browsing through the antique shops that line this little beach town and in a rather large shop called the Antique Emporium I spotted Angela Lansbury. Sixty bucks. Which I thought was very reasonable. … Continue reading

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Albert Music Hall

Of the few musical forms that can call themselves uniquely American, Bluegrass and Country Western ride the top of that list. They exist in the backwoods and the big cities, and thanks to a couple of New Jersey brothers, whose … Continue reading

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A Trail of Two Wheels

Now that Lance Armstrong has “retired” I think I have a shot at the Tour de France. Plus…I look good in yellow. Now if only I had someplace to train, perhaps a combination of routes and roads and ravines that … Continue reading

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Shillelages and Shellfish

The year was 1954 and in the small village of Galway, Ireland, the Fitzpatrick brothers were bored. Sitting by the dock of the bay they contemplated the oysters they had brought in that morning. Over a pint of Guinness Michael … Continue reading

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