It’s not every day someone travels thousands of miles into a war zone to deliver suds for buds. John “Chickie” Donohue snuck into the madness of Vietnam to locate three enlisted friends, presenting beers to each of them. On Veterans Day this video produced by former Major League player and manager Bobby Valentine’s production company […]
Entries Tagged as 'Bobby Valentine'
November 11th, 2015 · 3 Comments · News and Events
Tags: Bobby Valentine
February 26th, 2013 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events
As Connecticut athletics go Bobby Valentine is a sports pioneer so it’s fitting the ex star athlete and baseball manager slip into a new professional SHU as the director of Pioneer athletics. Sacred Heart University technically has a Fairfield address, but its history with the state’s largest city is intertwined religiously, socially, educationally and athletically. […]
February 26th, 2013 · 6 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
Journalists deserve praise for breaking stories, but it’s vomit time when it becomes an institutionalized jerk off. Lately Hearst Newspapers, owner of the Connecticut Post, Greenwich Time, Stamford Advocate and Danbury News-Times, has hauled out the arousal gel time and again.
November 8th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Education, News and Events
Bobby Valentine is one of the good guys, even if he was a Red Sox manager. Valentine does incredible community work without waving pom-poms. He’ll be the featured speaker at Housatonic Community College’s gala. Check it out, from HCC: Making your way up from the high school baseball team, through the major leagues and to […]
July 27th, 2012 · 3 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics
It can’t be! The 4th Congressional district going red? On the weekend the hated Boston Red Sox invade Yankee Stadium, Blowsox Manager Bobby Valentine has endorsed Democratic Congressman Jim Himes’ Republican opponent Steve Obsitnik. What self-respecting Yankee fan could now support Obsitnik? What has the political world come to? Thankfully, incumbent Himes is an unabashed […]