Monthly Archives: July 2011

Congratulations Jim Hartman!

CONGRATULATIONS! I was alerted to the fact that there was an article published in the IN West Mifflin Community Magazine that paid homage to someone who has been both a friend and an advisor. Jim Hartman, President of the Mifflin … Continue reading

Posted in Duquesne's Special Citizens, Miscellaneous | 2 Comments

Summertime Odds and Ends

Once again, I am offering a disjointed, unrealated bag of memories to you. Most of these little remeniscences relate to hot summer days in Duquesne, so I hope you enjoy. Pop Bottle Heaven At the corner of Texas Ave. and Mellon … Continue reading

Posted in Food and Restaurants, Kennywood, Life in General, McKeesport, Summertime | 11 Comments

The Duquesne 4th of July – As I Remember

The 4th of July, when I was growing up, was always a special day for our family. Dad would close his shop and spend the day with us as we traveled about. Usually, the day meant a big picnic at … Continue reading

Posted in Duquesne History, Holidays - Non-Christmas and New Years, Kennywood, My Hunky Family, Summertime | 9 Comments