Category: Friends

  • Finding Marin with Mike

    One of my closest friends is Mike O., Esq. He’s an Orange County, California native (he refers to it as “growing up behind the Orange Curtain”) who now lives in the Bay Area, specifically Marin County, the nifty little enclave just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco. He’s also a California original –…

  • Cincinnati Supper Club, it’s super (part two)

    So, last night marked the second meeting of the monthly Cincinnati Supper Club, this time at Blake Fox’s house. Kudos to Jackie Danicki for coming up with the idea and working to make it happen, and big kudos to Blake for hosting it at his great place up in Mount Auburn. As you’ll see from…

  • Lori and Joe wait for car in Detroit

    Lori and Joe wait for car in Detroit Originally uploaded by hjoew.

  • Lori and Joe mugging for the camera

    Originally uploaded by hjoew.

  • These ladies were at Joe’s Opening Day Parade Party

    Holy crap! It was fun! More later… gotta run to the game…

  • My one-degree-of-separtions just got more important

    There’s a lot of people I can call on who know somebody who know somebody. Yeah, I’m proud of that. And this week, thanks to my dear friend Maggie Downs, I now can call Jessica Biel, Brad Pitt and Kate Winslet and that cute little girl from “Little Miss Sunshine” some of my dear near-friends.…

  • India? Sid D’Souza waiting tables in OTR

    Last night I spied Sid D’Souza as he served a hamburger to a patron at Cooper’s On Main in Over-the-Rhine. And a I got a photo. And he told us he was in India…

  • New photo galleries added

    It’s been a while, but I’ve uploaded more photos to my Web site. Recently added items include photos of my 32nd birthday get-together with family and a few friends and my nephew’s coming-of-age 5th birthday extravaganza. Plus photos taken at the Heart’s Desire Party at the Red Cheetah and ASG‘s Civic Engagement Series at St.…

  • Veteran journalist Al Salvato dead at 56

    Some days just suck. And today, it appears, is going to be one of them. I just learned that my friend, mentor, veteran journalist and all-around good guy Al Salvato died unexpectedly Monday after complications related to his battle with leukemia. I really don’t know what to say. He was supposed to be fine. Stunned…

  • Save WOXY, go back to prom

    I’ve known Jill Whitesill (ahem, “Jill Baker“) since she was nine years old. Reunited with her in recent months after a long period (she is the cousin of some of my old neighbors back in Colerain Township), in the interim she’s come a long way from the little girl who hung out at the YMCA…