Category Archives: Veterans

Two Sons of San Francisco

Two sons of San Francisco, from very different neighborhoods, thrown together by World War II, warmed to each other and melted a little of the racial prejudice and segregation that was then so rampant. As young men, they both attended … Continue reading

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Klinger and the Konocti Challenge 2011

So Saturday, October 1, 2011, I rode the Konocti Challenge, a bike ride sponsored by the Lakeport Rotary Club. I rode the 65 mile course around Clear Lake. Other friends rode the 100 mile course or the 40 mile course. … Continue reading

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A Father and Son Journey

 Note: I wrote this in 2005 about a year before my dad passed away.   My dad, retired civil engineer Art Brandow (82), loves to visit achievements in engineering.  Natural scenic beauty is more my thing, but I really enjoy helping dad … Continue reading

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