Newspaper Articles

A "Chip Off The Old Block"...Raymond A Tierney Jr.

A “Chip Off The Old Block”…Raymond A Tierney Jr.

The following article was published on November 12, 1952 in The Brooklyn Eagle.  It tells the story of Raymond A Tierney Jr sterlings high school sports experience and the sports successes of numerous family members.  The article mentions that Raymond is the grandson of Police Inspector Frank A. Tierney.  Grandfather Frank was one of the outstanding rowers with the Dauntless […]

Stamford Mourns "Mom" Condos... Owned Four Coney Island Resturants

Stamford Mourns “Mom” Condos… Owned Four Coney Island Resturants

Jean Yerks, Mary Condos granddaughter, found this article in her keep sake box and gave it to me for good keeping.  It’s surprising, because we really had no idea that Semne (now Mary) Konzia Condos was so popular in Stamford. She was born in Greece, immigrated to America circa 1900, bounced around for a while, but finally settled in Stamford. […]