Day 3: Pennsylvania Hill Country
Day three of my cross country voyage started early and brought me from Princeton, New Jersey through the hills of Eastern Pennsylvania to State College. State College is almost directly in the middle of the state. I started this day very early. I was meeting an old friend from my
Day 2: Narrows, Bonfires, Tigers, and the Tower of Power
The second day of my cross country road trip began in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, and ended in Princeton, NJ. My travels took me through a series of New Jersey cities and Hill towns, and an afternoon exploring the winter Continental Army encampment and Washington’s Headquarters in Morristown.
Rowdy’s Road Trip
As I travel the country this summer I am taking my alma mater’s mascot along for the ride. I am a proud graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Lowell. Our sports teams just moved up to NCAA Division I in all programs, competing in Hockey East since 1984 for
Day 1: Ferries, Wineries, Strip Malls, Russians, and the Cyclone, Oh My!
The first day of my cross continent journey was jam packed. I traveled from Central Massachusetts to Coney Island, with the vineyards, fishing villages, and strip malls of Long Island in between. I met some interesting people including a nuclear submariner, and caught up with friends and family. My ferry
“The Tide Has Turned. The Free Men of the World are Marching Together To Victory”
With a short, less than two minute speech, recorded and distributed to the Allied Expeditionary Forces, General Dwight David Eisenhower rallied his men on the eve of the D-Day invasion. Listen to his speech, on this 71st Anniversary of that day.