Category Archives: The Collonade

Like a bad penny.

If you were to take internet activity as a sign of life, than I have been off the grid since December 26 2016. Such is not the case. Continue reading

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Old is new.

I recently took my laptop to Best Buy to get the screen repaired.  I was quoted a $300+ price tag to have it diagnosed and repaired.  I could buy a new computer for less than that, and I probably will.  … Continue reading

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Snowmageddon 2016

The City of Philadelphia is in a snow emergency until Sunday. Some people have ventured out, I am not one of them. I am using the WI-FI in my building to go online. The Buses and Trolleys are shut down … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Rock and Roll Half Marathon.

The Rock and Roll Half Marathon ran right by my window this morning.  I was woken up by people  yelling “woo, woo” as they ran.  Folks seemed to be having fun.  I saw several in costume for Halloween including various … Continue reading

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Pope-a-palozza Day 2.

I can hear the Jumbo-tron from my living room window I just can’t see it, I can hear and see it from the fire tower down the hall.  There is a fair sized crowd watching it and there is another one two … Continue reading

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Mystery Solved.

I didn’t need a bunch of meddling kids or a talking dog to do it either. Since I moved into my condo in April I have been hearing the old style “off the hook” alarm at random times.  My building … Continue reading

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