The Cooper Street Relic

Just another blog from The Republic Of Hespeler


The radio on my boyhood dresser was an old tabletop model with tubes. The top was cracked and at high volume, the busted brown plastic made it screech. My father got it when a great-aunt died i think, and it looked like the type of thing you would get at a junkyard. It was the …

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As I sit here pondering life’s many challenges I think of family and it’s role in our lives. When we are young Mom and Dad along with our Grandparents, brothers and Sisters, Aunts,Uncles and Cousins are probably the most important things in our lives and are of course our first family that we know.They are …

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This article i placed on this site last year, so excuse me for doing it again this year, but for Remembrance Day i felt it was appropriate I never met my Uncle Bruce. My Mothers older brother was killed in action in the summer of 1944 but his name and memory still live on in …

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