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Another Huntington Restaurant Closes

The Carnival Food Place which opened its door on the 9th Street Plaza earlier this year has already closed. 
 

I can’t say this really shocks me. I’m not really trying to be critical but there are lessons to be…

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Violence in Charleston

While violence in Huntington has dipped down a little lately, it has been on the rise in Charleston. There has been several shootings this week in West Virginia’s capital and the mayor is tired of it. 
 

Charleston May Amy…

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The Break

Sitting on my porch overlooking 4th Avenue. AJ Dawg and I just took a walk on this calm morning. 
 

Took a break from Facebook. Sometimes you have to step away. Been thinking a lot lately. Betty is gone. She…

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Another life taken by infections

Infections from drug use have taken another life. A young man in his late 20s. His mother was recently in ICU for same problem. This man waited too late to see treatment. He was a pretty good guy. He was…

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AJ Dawg’s Anniversary

AJ Dawg is enjoying the brisk morning as we overlook 4th Avenue. I made it a point to get her out here early as she loves it when it is cooler. Yesterday was the eighth anniversary of AJ finding me.  …

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The Good

Sitting out here at 530 on my porch overlooking 4th Avenue. AJ Dawg is digging the breeze. She started barking around 4 am to let me know the apartment was hot and that it’d be cooler on the porch….she’s right.  

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A few positive vibes

Kicking back with my feet on the railing enjoying this beautiful evening looking down on 4th Avenue from my second story porch.  

Enjoyed a nice evening at Culture Shock at Heritage Station. Gumbo Stop Cafe is always a nice…

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Cruising for a reunion

Another beautiful evening overlooking 4th Avenue in Downtown Huntington. AJ is licking her paws as she lies at my feet.  

Senator Mark Maynard is leading a Cruise Avenue Reunion. He has a Facebook group on which he posted…

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A Day of Rock

It is a beautiful evening on my porch overlooking 4th Avenue. As I wrote that last sentence, a firework exploded in the distance and AJ Dawg’s ears perked up but she isn’t ready to abandon this fine evening…..yet.  

Eastern…

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The Good and The Frustrating

AJ Dawg and I are back on the porch overlooking 4th Avenue after venturing into the heart of Downtown. This breeze is feeling mighty fine. 

This day has had it’s pleasing elements but it has also had it’s share…

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From the patio of Jimmy John’s

The breeze is feeling nice out here this evening. Tonight, AJ Dawg and I are on Fourth Avenue. Instead of looking down on it, we are at eye level. Our home away from home in the Summer is the patio…

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Fighting in the trailer park

A beautiful evening as AJ Dawg and I are sitting on our porch overlooking 4th Avenue. So relieved that the heat wave is over for now.  

Was a busy day and I’m chugging on a Zero Sugar Watermelon Berry…

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