Monthly Archives: September 2013

Viva Las Vegas

Am presently in Las Vegas , NV attending the Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA) Leadership Conference.  Saturday the 14th was up at the crack of dawn to catch a flight out of Boston.  Connected with fellow Union members … Continue reading

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H-D Road Trip – Day 16 – Heading Home

Sunday, September 8th, marked my 16th day on the road.  51F & sunny was a heck of a lot better than the 37F & damp that had been forecast the day before.  Got up bright & early, loaded up the … Continue reading

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H-D Road Trip – Day 15 – BK Activities & Hanging Out

Saturday was pretty much a kick back day; but also when most of the Blue Knights activities of the weekend were happening.  In the morning, it was breakfast followed by a 3+ hour (!) Northeast Conference meeting.  Rachel & Renee … Continue reading

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H-D Road Trip – Day 14 – Old Quebec City

Today was our day to do what we wanted; so after a great breakfast we headed down to Old Quebec City, what is arguably the oldest city in North America, founded in 1608.  It is very European in design & … Continue reading

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H-D Road Trip – Day 13 – Quebec City, QC

Today was supposed to be a laid back day, with no real rush to get anywhere.  Had noticed that Uncle Joe’s headlight was out yesterday, and upon inspection turned out to be his headlight AND spot lights – So there … Continue reading

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H-D Road Trip – Day 12 – Sallaberry-de-Valleyfield, QC

September 4th – Left Brantford, ON about 9:20 AM and headed up Route 403 to 401, then took the “new ” Route 407 AROUND Toronto.  Saved us at least 30 minutes worth of downtown traffic, if not more.  Dropped down … Continue reading

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H-D Road Trip – Day 11 – Brantford, ON

September 3rd – Left Okemos, MI (nice area) and made our way back up to I-69.  Stopped at Port Huron for gas, then crossed the border into Ontario, Canada.     Border crossing went well, Officer was very sociable & he … Continue reading

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