The Lombardi Legacy included gifts for the ladies

My mom was just 23-years old when she walked up to the local drugstore in Cincinnati, Ohio and asked her friend the soda jerk for a copy of Life Magazine. "Why do you want to read Life Magazine?" he teased. "I think I'm in it," she said. They opened the January 1962 issue and there [...]

A pint-sized MPS champion

We publicly affiliated ourselves with Shakeela Fowler several years ago when we first met the pint-sized basketball phenom at her uncle's high school graduation party. In June we officially will become members of her family when my sister Kathy marries her grandpa Keith. Listed generously as 5-2 on the Milwaukee King High School girls' basketball [...]