My Rooney thoughts for October 26, 2014Well, it’s happened again, here in the Northwest. In Marysville, Washington at a local high school a distraught and misguided young man walked into the school cafeteria with a .40 caliber handgun and killed the girl who had refused his amorous advances. Additionally, he wounded two others students before turning the gun on himself. It’s a tragedy that’s being played out way too often, not only in Washington but all over the nation.Ironically, on the…See More
Curmudgeon CornerMy Rooney thoughts for October 19, 2014It never fails! Some weeks ago when the press began reporting the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, our government went to great lengths to assure the American people Ebola won’t reach our shores. WRONG!Suddenly, Ebola was present in America, in Dallas, Texas. (Apparently Ebola didn’t affect the Dallas Cowboys who went to Seattle and taught the Northwest who still is the toughest state in the Union.) And, our government officials,…See More
Curmudgeon CornerMy Rooney Thoughts for October 3rd, 2014 (Well, I’m back. Took some time off to complete a book of short stories and published it on Amazon. In case you would like to read it, the title is Shadows In Our Lives: A Collection of Short Stories. It is available at Amazon.com and I used my pen name Thomas William Irons. Buy it today, while it’s still on sale.) I don’t know about all you good folks but as a curmudgeon I feel our government is doing little…See More
I am getting to be an old curmudgeon but I want to keep contributing. I drive a school bus for our school district because it keeps me younger. I have published my first book entitled, Shadows In Our Lives, A Collection of Short Stories. It's available on Amazon.com and trust you will enjoy the stories
My San Pedro hangout
Mario's Greek Restaurant (If it still there)
My San Pedro secret
Ate my first Greek meal in San Pedro back in 1969 when I was attending USC. My classmate, Mario, his dad owned a Greek Rest.
Drink my first Uzo there with not good results the next day. Whoa!
GARDENA - It may not have been pretty, but San Pedro High football was able to rest their starters for the majority of the second half as they defeated host Gardena, 42-7 in Marine League competition.Little-used senior running back Esteban Garcia became a viable option as he ran for 83 yards on ten carries, and four touchdowns,…See More
Come out and support POLA Softball at First Thursday on 11/6. We will be preselling Christmas trees, wreaths, and garland. With Christmas less than 2 months away, check one thing off your list and come order your tree, wreath, and/or garland. All trees, wreaths, and garland will be available for pick up on Dec. 6th.Any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.orgSee More