November 2015 Blog Archives

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Monthly Archives: November 2015

The game story is dead

I got a lot wrong with Pennsylvania Puck, chiefly evidenced by the fact that I often refer to it as the short-lived online hockey magazine I launched in fall 2011. It ceased to be anything more than a Facebook page

Hurry home for Christmas: gift ideas made in the USA

Having just swallowed the bitter pill of a New York City manhole cover with “Made in India” on it, I gained instant relief as I drank in the Feltraiger store in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Started by two brothers

The iconic New York City manhole cover: made in India

After a stop for mid-morning coffee on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn’s Boerum Hill section, we happened upon a quintessential New York scene. Five construction workers clad in hardhats and lime-green safety jackets, visible only from the waist up, wielded shovels