Chess player, Strat player, street football player, and badminton player — and former Navy pilot — Phil Ghyzel, BHS ’81, is back in town for the Holidays. Upon his arrival the[ Read More ]
Recently, I have been a guest teacher at the Twelve Corners Middle School and the Brighton High School. Especially as an alum, the history of the schools has piqued my interest. Historians of the[ Read More ]
Remember the Eddie Meath Penny Fund? Up to the mid-nineties, the fund — founded by famed broadcaster Eddie Meath — raised money to buy toys for hospitalized children. Eddie gladly[ Read More ]
A Response to President McMickle’s 2018 Fall Convocation Address at Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School
— George Cassidy Payne Perhaps only an alumnus would have the audacity to set forth what I am about to do in this response. So let it be known from the onset that I experienced two of the[ Read More ]
When all was quiet on the western front on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, 1918.
This morning my friend Dean and I visited the World War I veterans’ plot in Mt. Hope Cemetery to honor the 100th anniversary of the 11 a.m., November 11th, 1918 armistice ending hostilities[ Read More ]
For several years, we have publicized the unfortunate parting of ways between the Buffalo Bills and the Buffalo Jills, first in ESPN’s Four Falls of Buffalo and Vivid memories of the four[ Read More ]