Monthly Archives: July 2010

A Visit to Elk Neck State Park and the Town of Northeast, MD

Kate and I had nothing planned for Sunday. It would have been a great day to take the boat out, but with the predicted heat and humidity, it was just too much to be enjoyable. So, on a whim, we … Continue reading

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The Philly Music Scene

When I travel about central PA, or find myself in a random music venue in Harrisburg after a day of boating and fishing, all I can really do is think about how pathetic the Philadelphia music scene is. Seriously. These damn … Continue reading

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A Return to Marsh Creek Lake

After being seduced by the John Heinz Wildlife Refuge for a half of a year, I have returned to March Creek Lake and its 500+ wonderful acres of southeast central PA lake fishing. This was the site of the epic, … Continue reading

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Flat Rock Dam/Fish Ladder on the Schuylkill River

Kate now possess a black and pink rod/reel and a fishing license.    

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A View of Gotham

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A Comedic Question

So, I’m telling Kate this story tonight, and I’m complaining about the fact that I didn’t get any laughs for what I felt to be quite a clever joke. It was part of a presentaiton at work, and it goes … Continue reading

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SS United States, Saved (for now)

If you live in Philly, shop down along Columbus Blvd/Delaware Ave, or care about historic landmarks in Philadelphia, you may be familiar with the SS United States. I knew there was an effort going on to save the ship, given … Continue reading

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The Busy Summer

This very well may be one of the most busy summers Kate and I have had together. I can’t believe I have yet to get to posting some photos and a congratulations for Steve and Sally. There are a couple hundred pics, so I suppose … Continue reading

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Fluke (aka Flounder) Fishing in Atlantic City’s Back Bay

Most of the fishing I did as a kid was near Ocean City, in both the bay and off the coast, with my father, neighbor George, and George’s brother and owner of the boat, Frank. I seem to remember bringing home … Continue reading

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The USS John Galt Arrives

We’ve got a boat. From the time the first pic was taken til the last, 34 minutes passed, according to the timestamp on my Droid. We weren’t particularly racing, and we sorta got hung up when we didn’t initially realize … Continue reading

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