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The last waltz should last forever

So sang Englebert Humperdinck back in the 70s.

The first few days of February are rather solemn and sad for us but filled with many happy memories.  Our Mom passed away on February 3, 2004 and was laid to rest on February 6, the anniversary of our Dad’s passing many years before—still close to each other even in death.  

As Jack, Roe and I remembered our folks, we did ...

Getting there

I love to write, and the fact that I don’t often have anything particularly important to say should not deter you from loving to read. But if I’m expecting my writing to pay the bills around here, I’m going to need some smaller bills. For that I rely on my day job, working at the big television network in the big city. I’ve been there for 40 years now, and quite a bit has ...

Adoption: Nature and nurture

I have three children, two by choice and one by choice of the heart.  Whenever anyone asks which one of my kids is adopted, I answer, “I’ve forgotten”, because it makes absolutely no difference.  A child is a child and whether it becomes yours by nature or nurture doesn’t matter at all.  Love expands and the more you need the more you have.  It’s ...

On stage: These ‘Five Moes’ Have Mucho Mojo

Opening nights at Westchester Broadway Theatre end with a generously catered reception in the lobby. Members of the press and anyone else in attendance can meet and mingle with the show’s performers while enjoying savory bites and beverages.
As the audience was catching its breath after giddily applauding the dazzling performers of Five Guys Named Moe taking their bows, the lady at the ...

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Announces New Brain Injury Medicine and Sports Medicine Fellowships

February 12, 2020

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital continues to build upon its reputation as an academic leader with the recent addition of fellowships in Brain Injury Medicine and Sports Medicine. The two fellowships were granted initial accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in January.

Burke will host two fellows for each program over the span of one year. During ...