Monthly Archives: May 2011

Our Own Magical Kingdom

There is no doubt about. Summer is here and if your are like me, I’ll be spending more time out of doors in the next few months. As one of the creatures of comfort that we have all become with … Continue reading

Posted in Kennywood, Summertime | 11 Comments

A Week In Our Lives

A week in our lives…… I thought you might enjoy a diversion from my ramblings. I was just looking through the issues of The Duquesne Times that Joe Hartman from The Mifflin Historical Society provided to me. It dawned on … Continue reading

Posted in Duquesne History, Kennywood, Life in General, Miscellaneous, Movies, Music, Radio and TV, Stores and Businesses | 4 Comments

The Heros of Duquesne

It seems like it was just yesterday that I was writing about celebrating Christmas while growing up in Duquesne. All of the sudden, the Spring season is almost over and we are all about to head into Kennywood School Picnics, … Continue reading

Posted in Duquesne's Special Citizens, Holidays - Non-Christmas and New Years, Parents | 5 Comments

Radio Days in Duquesne

Last week, I got into a discussion with a friend about this blog. They asked how was I able to come up with different topics to write about. I explained that certain events occurring in my life at present would … Continue reading

Posted in Kennywood, McKeesport, Movies, Music, Radio and TV | 13 Comments

To Mom

This weekend, we will celebrate Mother’s Day. Throughout the country, little boys and girls will be showing their love for their moms with hugs, breakfasts in bed or perhaps handfuls of freshly picked dandelions! Regardless of their age, little kids … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays - Non-Christmas and New Years, Parents | 3 Comments

Strolling Through Kennywood’s Memory Lane – Part 2

After my April 23rd post “Strolling Through Kennywood’s Memory Lane,” one thing is abundantly clear….. Duquesne resident’s love affair with Kennywood Park wasn’t changed or waned through the years. Bar none, every comment I received told of the fond memories … Continue reading

Posted in Church and School - Holy Name, Kennywood | 7 Comments

Voices From Duquesne – Part 4

I have been receiving so many notes from folks who are reading and enjoying the stroll through the streets of Duquesne memories. As in the past, I am posting some names, email addresses, updates and comments from our hunky friends … Continue reading

Posted in Feedback From Our Friends | 12 Comments