Category Archives: Around Town

Ice Fishing on Lake Towhee, Part 1.5

Well, for starters, deciding to write a Part 1 and Part 2 ice fishing story was probably a bad idea. By titling and publishing the first effort on the topic of ice fishing in ’11 as “Part 1″, I kind … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Kate

(Left to Right): Drew, Chef, Sarah, Ben, Rebecca, (Eva hidden?), Franz, Kate The Chef was apparently in training. Or something. He was so comically bad at the whole hand and eye coordination thing that really is half the skill required … Continue reading

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It is that time of year again

I quite enjoy the fact that baseball playoffs in Philadelphia and autumn are starting to become synonymous. I also particularly enjoy that I have this hat to wear on frigid October nights at the ball park. I got to see … Continue reading

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New Job

I’ve moved on. I’m now a “Senior Development Lead” at a company that is in the business of buying low and selling high. This position will require a more general usage of my skills I’ve compiled over the course of … 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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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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Snowpocalypse 2.0 – NH Vacation Delayed?

Kate and I are scheduled to leave for NH for a mini-vacation but we may have to put our departure off until Friday. As it is now, there’s about three feet of blowing and drifting snow outside. We’ve just received … Continue reading

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