Author Archives: MartyW47

About MartyW47

Attending Triton College. Studying Emergency Services Management & Criminal Justice. Currently employed @ MPPD & Aflac. After 30 years out of school I'm back in College and having a Blast!

Two Years and Still Going….


Hello Everyone, WordPress has reminded that 12/18 was my two-year anniversary with them. I have to say that it has been fun, informative, entertaining and so much more. I wanted to take a second and thank everyone who is currently … Continue reading

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Party! Party! Party!


A couple of Sundays back I had the opportunity to spend sometime with me nieces. It was Betsy’s birthday party, she is six now and quite the comic… Sadly though, I had to work at the police department so my … Continue reading

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The Continuing Adventures of Danger and Discovery with Debbie & Betsy


This last weekend I had the chance to take my nieces out for breakfast. I had gotten off of work about 7a.m. I hopped in my car and sped off to Brookfield to pick up the girls and the older … Continue reading

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Mission of Mercy… Four Cabs and a Fire


The really great story I re-blogged a few days ago reminded me of an event that happened a few months back. I was on the dispatch desk when the call came in… The names of people and most locations have … Continue reading

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It’s Just Going to be One of Those Days… Wordless Wednesday (photo by me)


Originally posted on Blog-A-Rama A Go-Go, Page 2 The Darkroom. Marty's Picture Blog:
Friendly reminder that Wordless Wednesdays have moved Blog-A-Rama A Go-Go, Page 2 The Darkroom. Marty's Picture Blog View original post

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The Cab Ride


Originally posted on 50 Shades of Gray Hair:
  I arrived at the address and honked the horn.  After waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked. ‘Just a minute’, answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something being dragged across…

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They May be on to Something…


I have spent countless hours in my life explaining to people how screwed up our economy is and why, I’ve written about it on here as well. But I recently encountered a force that may finally bring about the socio-economic … Continue reading

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The New Page


It’s been interesting since I started the second page to post Photos. I don’t know if Photobloggers are more gregarious but they certainly seem to search around more. The page is taking off nicely, it’s gaining new followers daily which … Continue reading

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Revisiting an Old Haunt


This evening I had the opportunity to visit a place where I and my friends spent many hours over the weekends (and occasionally during the week) hanging out and enjoying some of the best pizza Chicago has to offer…

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Welcome to Tweeder?


Originally posted on gnostic bent:
The ignorance of some of our fellow brothers and sisters never ceases to amaze me. In what had to be one of the dumbest moves ever, a worker in a Toronto auto repair shop with…

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