Author Archives: DenBob
IDAHO Capital of Idaho: RUSSETTE The name “Idaho” has little to do with the potato. It was named after the HI-DEE-HO Indian tribe, which later was turned into a Blood, Sweat and Tears song. “Hi-Dee-Ho” roughly translates into: “Your head … Continue reading
The HOUSE OF BARRABUS The first restaurant owned and operated by Catholic Priests, “The HOUSE of BARRABUS” is the finest in reverent fare. Cleanse your palette and your soul at this great new restaurant that the Food Critic for the … Continue reading
It’s so cold outside, my toupee cracked!
SEARS PET DEPARTMENT When I was a kid, the Sears Store on Chicago Street in downtown Joliet had a pet department. I kid-rock you not. A rather large one too. An actual pet department where one could purchase an endangered … Continue reading
3 NEAT GUYS One day during the Christmas Season, my great buddy Tom Chesko, his brother Jay and I decided to knock on people’s doors and sing Christmas Carols to those brave enough to answer. We laughed like crazy at … Continue reading