Monthly Archives: May 2011

Happy Birthday

No, its not my birthday, I’ve had enough of them in the past. More about birthdays later. Thursday Michelle doesn’t work Thursday mornings, so we had a morning together. It was spent with us going for a 4-5 mile walk … Continue reading

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Police Unity Tour: Why?

This year there have been 75 officers killed so far in the USA. Since 1791, there have been 20,579 known line of duty deaths in America The most recent death was today. The account is very sad Police Officer: Kevin … Continue reading

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Police Unity Tour 2011: Reflections

The Police Unity Tour is in its 15th year now. It started off with 18 riders. This year there were around 1500 riders riding from New Jersey, Virginia and on the Challenge Ride. There is also an army of volunteers, … Continue reading

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Ground Hopping: Shankweilers Drive In Cinema: Orefield, PA 22nd May 2011

Ever since I first travelled on part of Route 66 and saw the outside of a Drive In Cinema, I have wanted to attend one. Unfortunately everytime I have been near a drive In, it has been closed or gone … Continue reading

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Home & Away

Since my last blog post on Sunday, I left Philadelphia, drove to Allenstown Pennsylvania, saw a drive in movie there, flew home from Newark Airport and then drove to Michelle’s. So a busy few days! SUNDAY After breakfast at the … Continue reading

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Ground Hopping: Philadelphia Union v Chicago Fire 21st May 2011

For my second ever MLS game I went to PPL Park the home of Philadelphia Union. The ground is not actually in Philadelphia, but in the town of Chester PA. This is about 15 miles from the centre of Philadelphia. … Continue reading

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Philadelphia – History or Hollywood?

Today, I spent the day in Philadelphia. A place steeped in the history of the USA or so we are told. The day was a beautiful day and started off well as I got to chat to Michelle for more … Continue reading

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