Re: Famous folks from Burlington?
posted at 1/19/2012 11:59 AM EST
Amy Poehler SNL and Parks & Recreation
Her uncle coached my son in soccer
Steve Strachan Boston College and LA Raiders
my backup running back in Pop Warner
Kitty and Peter Carruthers Silver in the Sarajevo Olympics
Kitty was in my graduating class
Mark and Scott Fusco Harvard and Hobey Baker Award
that's equivalent to the Heisman
Mark was in my elementary school
Jay Pandolfo NJ Devils I got to kiss the Stanley Cup
at the Town Common. I said even if the B's win I will not get
near the Stanley Cup.
Mr. Fogelberg who enabled ne to speak at the Historical Society
and was instrumental in me earning the American Heritage merit badge.
Steve G. the man at the Cheers Bar who was portrayed in my favorite all time sit-com.
Younger sibling in the BHS Marching Band
Tom McGuinness the American Airlines Pilot on 9-11-01
Graduated with his sister Cathy and a superb football player.
Jim Trentini taught at BHS and was a football coach.
Superb teacher who I said should be on TV teaching
Vinny Barbarino aka John Travolta on Welcome Back Kotter.