Monthly Archives: June 2009

A Grandmother’s Love…

Would a Grandmother give her life to give her grandson a gift? Click “Play” below. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Last year, Michael’s brother David was getting married the day after Thanksgiving. As you know, Michael was in … Continue reading

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Giuseppe Taranto – Italian Pioneer

What follows here is the Biography of my Great Grandfather Giuseppe Efisio Taranto commonly known as Joseph Toronto. He was an Italian sailor who ran a small business in Boston harbor selling supplies to ships. It was here that he … Continue reading

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Leave’s Over. Michael Left for Italy Today.

This morning, we dropped off Michael at the airport as he headed off to his new Unit the 503rd Airborne Brigade based in Italy and currently rotating deployment to Afganistan. I choked up as I hugged him. Cindy cried as … Continue reading

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