Thursday, August 31, 2023

Church of the Ascension Car Show

 A few snaps from last Sunday's Church of the Ascension Car Show in Lakewood.

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

T-33A Shooting Star

 TR-263 at the Memorial Garden on Memphis Avenue in Brooklyn.

Tuesday, August 29, 2023

Westbound Freight

 NS 8005 leads a westbound freight through Lakewood, at the Hird Avenue crossing on Saturday morning.

Monday, August 28, 2023

The South Side

 We stopped by The South Side, 2207 West 11th Street on Saturday afternoon, a really cool spot, with great food!

Sunday, August 27, 2023

Lakewood United Methodist Church

 Lakewood United Methodist Church, 15700 Detroit Avenue, from the other day.

Saturday, August 26, 2023


 Mural on the side of a Detroit Avenue business.

Friday, August 25, 2023

Detroit Avenue Savings and Loan Company

 The former Detroit Avenue Savings and Loan Company, 16010 Detroit Avenue, built in 1925.

Thursday, August 24, 2023

Nickel Plate 514

 NKP 514 at Carbondale, August 23, 2008.

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Alameda Avenue

 Alameda Avenue looking south from Detroit Avenue a couple weeks ago.

Tuesday, August 22, 2023

Ferris Wheel

 View from the Ferris wheel at the St. John Bosco picnic last Friday evening.

Monday, August 21, 2023

St. John Bosco Picnic

 A couple views from the top of a Ferris wheel at the St. John Bosco picnic Friday night. It was a little unnerving, haven't been on a Ferris wheel since the mid 1960's.

Sunday, August 20, 2023

St. Peter

 St. Peter statue on the side of the now demolished St. Peter's grade school building 1700 block Superior Avenue, June 1993.

Saturday, August 19, 2023

Message on a Bench

 Spotted this while walking down the street the other day.

Friday, August 18, 2023

North Coast Cable

 We came across this the other day. The City of Cleveland didn't get cable television until January 1988, our street wasn't wired until late September of that year. This list dates to those days, stains and all.

Thursday, August 17, 2023

Lakewood Hometown Band

 We stopped by the Lakewood Hometown Band concert Sunday evening at Lakewood Park, it was quite outstanding. The program included the Ohio Premiere of Jerry Brubaker's Piccolodia which was quite entertaining.

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Cleveland Skyline

 View from Lakewood Park through the haze last Sunday evening.

Tuesday, August 15, 2023

Blue Cafe

 We stopped by the Blue Cafe, 15715 Madison Avenue last week, a pretty cool spot!

Monday, August 14, 2023

Maintenance of Way

 An NS MofW vehicle at the NKP crossing at Beach Street last week.

Sunday, August 13, 2023

Calvary United Methodist Church

 Calvary United Methodist Church, 16305 Hilliard Road, from the other day.


 Reflections in a fun house mirror, at the Western Reserve Historical Society last month, a sort of self portrait of the both of us.

Saturday, August 12, 2023


 Mural along Madison Avenue.

Friday, August 11, 2023

Lakewood Wildlife

 A racoon on the side of Foxy Salon, 16000 Madison Avenue on Wednesday morning.

Thursday, August 10, 2023

Hilliard Road

 Hilliard Road at Mars, a couple weeks ago.

Wednesday, August 9, 2023

RTA 3907

 RTA 3907 heading west on Madison Avenue in Lakewood a couple weeks ago.

Tuesday, August 8, 2023

Book Brothers

 Another bookstore we like to stop by every so often is Book Brothers, 15408 Madison Avenue, it's just up the street from The Bookshop in Lakewood.

Monday, August 7, 2023

Lakewood Arts Festival

 A few scenes from Saturday's Lakewood Arts Festival.

Sunday, August 6, 2023

Saints Cyril and Methodius Church

 Saints Cyril and Methodius, now called Transfiguration Parish, 12608 Madison Avenue.

Saturday, August 5, 2023

Library on Mars

 We spotted this Little Library on Mars Avenue in Lakewood the other day, I guess this is what a Martian library would look like.

Friday, August 4, 2023

Bookshop in Lakewood

 We like to stop at the Bookshop in Lakewood, 15230 Madison Avenue, every so often, we got a couple new books here just the other day.

Thursday, August 3, 2023

Daffy Dan

 Spotted this along Madison Avenue the other day. I know I still have a couple DD t-shirts.