What’s Up in the Neighborhood, August 8 2020

Greetings, and welcome to the weekly recap of the great bloggers and writers and photographers from my personal blogroll.  I set aside my Saturday blog to showcase the works of other bloggers, because I want you to see and read and enjoy what they say.  Trust me on this. So let’s get started, shall we?…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, August 1, 2020

Good morning and happy August to you all.  It’s time for another edition of What’s Up in the Neighborhood, where I go through my personal blogroll and find the best blog posts and photos from the past week, and share them with you so that you might enjoy them as well. And we’ve got some…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, July 25, 2020

So, normally I would list the blogs from my personal blogroll and direct you to enjoy them.  But today, I’m going to ask you to read a specific blog first. This one, from the Girl Gone Smart platform, “Girl Gone Local: Unsolved mystery in upstate New York.”  The unsolved mystery is the murder of Betty…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, July 18 2020

So before I go through this recap of the wonderful bloggers and photographers and storytellers that are part of my blog’s blogroll, I want to explain to my new blog readers how this Saturday recap came into existence. About seven years ago, when I was blogging for the Albany Times Union, the TU had this…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, July 11 2020

Good morning everybody.  Sorry I’m late, I overslept.  Yeah, it’s Saturday, I’m allowed to oversleep. But what I’m not allowed to do is forget to compile my list of blogs and blog posts that populate my blogroll.  You need to check these out and see what’s going on.  What are you waiting for, a starter’s…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, July 4, 2020

Good morning, my wonderful blog readers.  Happy Independence Day to all of you – except to those of you who read my blog from the United Kingdom, where I just say Happy Saturday. That joke never gets old. You know what else doesn’t get old?  How about a recap of some great blog posts and…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, June 27, 2020

Hey everybody, hope all of you are having a great weekend, and that maybe you’ll have some time to get some sunshine.  I think we all need some sunshine at this point. Maybe some lollipops and rainbows as well.  And everything else that Lesley Gore sings about. So here’s how it works.  I step aside…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, June 20, 2020

Good morning, my wonderful blog readers.  It’s a beautiful morning, and I hope you all get some fresh air and sunshine this weekend.  And it’s  Father’s Day tomorrow, so in the words of the great baseball announcer Ralph Kiner, it’s Father’s Day, so Happy Birthday to all the fathers out there.  Yeah, I know he…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, June 13 2020

Hey everybody, hope you’re enjoying the warm weather and that the weekend will be peaceful and calm for you.  And yeah, I also hope you take the time to enjoy the blog posts and photos and stories of the people on my personal blogroll.  Hope you like.  Let’s get started, shall we? BLOGS FOR TASTE…

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What’s Up in the Neighborhood, June 6, 2020

Hi everybody, hope all is going well with you and you made it through another week.  Now it’s time to check out this week’s collection of blog posts, photos and writings from my good friends on my blogroll.  You can enjoy my writings each week, but I’d like you to check out these other bloggers…

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