Category: The Social Side
Hats off to my all-time idol New York Yankee Derek Jeter whose 3,000th hit Saturday at Yankee Stadium – a home run no less – had millions of fans cheering wildly, including me at home, ready to eat my hotdog to celebrate.
My own father, William Henry Beck Sr., was one of 12 children. He and my mother, Verna Lilly Becker, had four outstanding sons: William Henry Jr. was a judge advocate general lawyer in World War II who was outstanding as a Supreme Court judge in Kansas City.
Sunday, June 5, was a soft English day. There were cool breezes, beautiful flowers, hats and fascinators for the 24th annual Queen’s Birthday Garden Party celebration hosted by The English Speaking Union at the home of Penny Love and Steve Canfield.
If you drive by Lexington Road often, you’ve probably been watching as the numbers in the window at Stan’s Fish Sandwich count down to closing day. This Saturday, May 28, will mark the end of an era for all of us who have known and loved Stan’s for the last 24 years.