Monthly Archives: October 2011

Meeting America’s Number One Female Vocalist


Many years ago the #1 female vocalist across America was Connie Francis. She topped the charts repeatedly in the 1950s and 1960s. She continued to have chart hits into the 1970s in some countries. In fact, she became an international … Continue reading

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Recognizing Peggy!


In the mid-90’s, when my travel schedule was even busier than it is today, I used to find myself at Mineta San Jose International Airport just about every month. On one trip, as I hovered around the gate area for … Continue reading

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Morning Chat with an Olympic Gold Medalist


Each summer in June, the Santa Clara International Grand Prix Swim Meet takes place in Santa Clara, California. Since its inception, 23 World records, 333 American records, and 64 Foreign National records have been set at the meet, including a … Continue reading

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Meeting One of the Greatest Tennis Players of All-Time


Back in the late 1990’s, I looked forward each February to attending the Sybase Open men’s tennis tournament at HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Interestingly enough, the Sybase (now the SAP Open) is the second oldest tournament in the … Continue reading

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