Archive for the ‘Other Side of Sports (Too)’ Category

Helping the Kids Post 275 Women

  DUNEDIN, FLA.–The staff of American Legion Post 275 in Dunedin gathered on Sunday December 17th at the post home for their group photo.  These ladies for a number of years have been giving of themselves helping numerous young children in need around the holiday season.  Front row (L-R) Amy Kressevich, Ilona Wells, Nicole Niles, […]

Thirty-seven Years, Suncoast Brotherhood leads Toy Run

The Suncoast Brotherhood Motorcycle Club conducted their 37th Annual Toy Run on Sunday the 17th in Dunedin, Florida.  The club secures donations of toys for those children in need in the area.  There was between 2-3 thousand bikes participating in the run.

THE OTHER SIDE OF SPORTS-THE DID YOU KNOW EDITION 2 OF ?

         Well here we go again fans and remember like the last of my offerings each graph is assumed to start with, did you know.      This go around we will bring to light the expansion at the Englebert Complex and the changes the Toronto Blue Jays want.  Yes the changes that the […]

THE OTHER SIDE OF SPORTS TOO, THE DID YOU KNOW EDITION ONE OF ?

This will be a did you know article maybe the first of many as a situation has arisen because of just one individual.  The reason he took the actions he did and those actions influence on others both elected, appointed or on the side lines appear to baffle an honest one’s mind.  Therefore, just read […]

YOU MIGHT BE A SENIOR CITIZEN IF (WHEN)

     Well I have been toying with this idea for quite some time and even been using some of the gags for about 10-plus years.   Some are not mine and I don’t honestly know where they came from.   So now I figured why not put them down on paper for all to see and get […]

Hurdle returns to Montreal

BRADENTON, FLA. – -A couple of days ago, I ran into a gentleman and talked to him about his return to a city north of the border and here is how it went.      Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle is looking forward to the two games they play against the Toronto Blue Jays this Friday […]

Father and Son Spring Training

  He has a life some can only dream of but he has to work for it. He is 13-year old Caden Shapiro, son of the new Toronto Blue Jays President Mark Shapiro. “It’s a special father son time,” said the senior Shapiro, “Caden says that Halloween and Christmas are okay but his favorite time […]

Bye to 2015! THE OTHER SIDE OF SPORTS (TOO)

Another year has ended for what it’s worth and yours truly might have learned a thing or two, maybe. First off fans check out those other year end stories; they were written in mid-November and published the first two weeks of December. Therefore it appears that the writers don’t think much of the last month […]

Suncoast Brotherhood does it Again for the Kids

Part of the four thousand bikes line up at the KMart parking lot at Rt. 580 and US 19 on Sunday to get ready for the SunCoast Brotherhood 35th Toy Run to American Legion Post 275 in Dunedin.  The run benefits the foster kids of Pinellas County.                     […]

THE OTHER SIDE OF SPORTS

  It has been a while since yours truly has taken the literal pen in hand here at Rocket Sports and Entertainment but sometimes one must. With Veterans Day on Wednesday I have been wondering about a few things like will the flags be properly flown at Grant Field in Dunedin. Will non veterans really mean […]