So much hope until there wasn’t

Syracuse thought they could as the kicked off to Clemson Saturday night in the Carrier Dome in front of 50,000 excited fans. Two years ago, the Orange won right here at home in a huge upset. Last year, Syracuse gave the Tigers the toughest game of their season down in South Carolina before falling late.…

Out come the lights

We know they’re getting ready for the Thanksgiving holiday at Onondaga Lake Park. Paired with the nice September weather, my work colleagues and I have seen the signs of preparation for Lights on the Lake. Already.

Before we wave a final goodbye to the trip to Texas

Thank you for sticking with me through the chronicles of our family trip to Texas. I can wrangle many posts out of my vacation travels. And still I have this final day of miscellaneous photographs to share. Yes, my terrific daughter Elisabeth brought decorated rocks to spread her unique cheer throughout Texas. She left the…

We had to eat wings in Buffalo

George Three had taken a trip to Buffalo for wings with George Two. He knew about Duff’s. We were hungry after the morning flight delay. It was almost dinner time. I was able to take one bite from my dear wife Karen’s medium wing. It was blazing hot! They sure label heat differently there than…

So much to see out there by the jetty

There was a jetty out there near Dirty Al’s, and the five of us were going to walk out on it. No matter that the temperature was (again) about 100 F. We would rock this venture. Religious statues and soaring birds would not stop us. Blue water and a breeze beckoned. An extremely friendly pelican…