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Happy Thanksgiving 2017!

Happy Thanksgiving 2017!

It’s Thanksgiving (as always) I’m celebrating with the family in Roanoke, VA. It’s a bit bittersweet this year unfortunately as both of my parents are in the nearby rehab center due to falls they had recently. My brother Andy and…

Weekend in Roanoke visiting Family

Weekend in Roanoke visiting Family

On Friday afternoon I finished up my work-week in Chicago, and flew nonstop to Roanoke on a United Express jet.  It was a nice flight, and quick too at just under two hours.  So quick in fact we arrived 25…

March weekend in the Star City

March weekend in the Star City

We spend a nice Spring weekend in Roanoke, Virginia, visiting my parents and brother and his partner.  My parents are 84 years old, and recently moved into a new home up the street from my brother Andy.  We wanted to…

Mom’s Birthday weekend in Roanoke – part 1

My Friday started out in the Holiday Inn Laguardia Airport, where I had stayed last night due to a flight cancelation at Islip Airport on Long Island. I had a quick but decent one night’s stay there, and it was…