Month: May 2014

Get your Dorchester gear here!

Get your Dorchester gear here!

Well, it’s that time again and everyone needs the customary Dot Day tshirt to go along with the two 30 packs of suds. Check out this bad Larry put out by my friends at Beantown Athletics. This is easily the hottest shirt for Dot Day…

Bob Wahlberg: This is my Dorchester

Bob Wahlberg: This is my Dorchester

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Linda is a Patriot…

Linda is a Patriot…

There are few things that strike at my core quite like our nation’s veterans. Like many of us, I am fully aware of the sacrifice and struggle vets have endured since the Boston campaign, the very essence of that sacrifice provides me the freedom to write…

Here come the Dot Rats…

Here come the Dot Rats…

Want to let off some steam? Dorchester’s premiere hardcore band will be performing twice this weekend. What we have here is a crew of seasoned vets throwing all their cards on the table. The Dot Rats pull no punches with their lyrics and deliver them over a…

For Gerard…

For Gerard…

Twenty five years ago today, Dorchester lost one of its sons. Gerard Duchaney was taken from us much too soon like other beloved Dot Rats from his era with names like Maffie, Holloran, Noble, and Santangelo.  Even though Neponset lost a little piece of it’s fabric…

Support the Dot Day Parade!

Support the Dot Day Parade!

It’s that time of year again….please come join us this Friday!

Thank you Maria!

Thank you Maria!

I have to thank Maria Stephanos for being so gracious tonight. What an incredible story about my old friend Brian Landry. I would name her an honorary Dot Rat….but her family has roots in our beloved neighborhood. Some of you may remember Deb & Georges…

BOX-A-THON for a hero…

BOX-A-THON for a hero…

Come take a class or just stop down and show support this Friday evening May 16th. TMX Boxing Academy in Randolph will be hosting a BOX-A-THON in honor of Daniel Ferguson. On April 2, 2014 Daniel Ferguson died while barricading a door at Fort Hood Military base…

Really dude?

Really dude?

Rolling….in my 5.0…got the rag top down so my hair can blow. Sorry, having a moment there. Apparently Vanilla Ice is shopping at Guitar Center in Braintree today. How do I know? Well listen, when your white Mustang has a fin the size of a…

Where ya taking Ma?

Where ya taking Ma?

Wow…feels good to be back writing again. Trying to find inspiration to write can be tough at times but, I figured why not combine two things I love…Ma and food. Personally I enjoy cooking for Ma since she is the one who actually taught me. The…