Farewell, My Friend

  Borders is going out of business. I went to my hometown Borders for the last time when I was visiting a few weeks ago.                   The manager had left a goodbye note of sorts at the front door. In it, he mentioned that the store had […]

Photo Essay

Here’s a random assortment of photos from my recent jaunt west.                            

Back from the Homeland

  Why does vacation time go by twice as fast as nonvacation time? I’m back from my trip “out west.” I met Dad’s new kitten, Buddy; I met my friend Marge’s 2-week-old son, Ari. Mom and I went on jaunts to Naples (home of the Naples Grape Festival) and Sonnenberg Gardens in Canandaigua. And then […]

October 16

  I’m heading to Rochester to visit with the fam for a few days…And make pilgrimages to Wegmans at least once per day. Thinking about Wegmans, I decided to check on the status of the first Wegmans opening in Massachusetts. Opening day is 89 days away…

Picture Up

  My second shot at movie extra-dom was much more fun than the first. Well, the first time was fun because it was the first time, and we actually made it on screen. But pretending to be in an airport security line and having to take off your shoes and put them in a bin […]