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It’s The Kielbasa Kid…

It’s The Kielbasa Kid…

…are you sure it wasn’t the Steelers who played a Monday Night Football game that went into overtime who not only had to get ready for their next opponent on a short week but travel across country for a 1:00 kickoff while your body clock says its only 10 am.  Then lose your cool and…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

…and for the last two weeks the Pickle has been featuring a series called I Love My Hometown. The first week we featured Uniontown and next week we’re going to feature Carmichaels/Masontown. Now this past week we focused on the city of Connellsville and I had the pleasure to talk with Scott Blasey of the…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

…and what a weekend of football from a cat falling from the upper deck at a college football game saved by an American flag to what some are calling a waterfall of “poo” falling onto the seats from the upper deck of an NFL game in Washington. All the while in Buffalo, the Bills must…

It’s The Kielbasa Kid…

It’s The Kielbasa Kid…

…and with the passing of former Steeler Tunch Ilkin there is not much more you can say at this point that hasn’t been already been said. You would be hard pressed to find a man who gave so much of himself to help other people. While I didn’t know Tunch during his playing days our…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

…and I think I ask this question every year, where did summer go? She was here a few minutes ago. I turn to look and boom, she’s gone. Yeah the unofficial end to summer or Labor Day will be here before you know it. Fall arrives on Sept 22nd next thing you know instead of…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

It’s the Kielbasa Kid…

…and with the passing of Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts at the age of 80 the Rolling Stones are down to just 3 remaining original members. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Bill Wyman who unbelievably quit the stones some 20 years ago are all that’s left of the original lineup from 1963. Another founding member…

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…woke up Sunday morning to the headline “NFL World Reacts To Ben Roethlisberger’s Performance vs. Lions” Hey got to admit even though the game was against a team that may be the first eliminated from the playoffs this year it looked very much like vintage Big Ben. During his first series Ben looked as nimble…

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…and it was 52 years ago this week that a dairy farm owned by Max Yasgur in upstate New York began to fill with baby boomers that began to arrive for 3 days of peace love and music at the he Woodstock Music and Arts Festival. It began on Friday August 15th and ended Monday…

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…and sad to hear the news that the Voice of the Pens and hall of fame broadcaster Mike Lange is hanging up his headset and retiring  from the broadcast booth after 46 years behind the mic. But I think the saddest day was when he was turned away from the TV side of the broadcast.…

It’s The Kielbasa Kid…

…and I’m on vacation but on my first day I went to the grocery store and saw these huge heads of cabbage on sale and all I could think of was “that would make great Golabiki” which is Polish for Cabbage Rolls. There were so many huge heads and thought I really don’t need one…