Tag Archives: scanner

Old Kenosha

By | Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 9:25 am

This week’s Happenings magazine has a section called “It’s Your Hometown Memories”.  It includes a lot of old Kenosha photos and businesses from way back when.  It’s pretty surprising to know some of them have survived for so long!  I thought it would be interesting to list some of them along with a few of… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Dad!

By | Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 12:35 pm

Today is my dad’s birthday. If he had a Facebook page, I’d be uploading this photo to it. He was born 3/19/1931. I miss the old fart. He would have been 84. He died 6/7/2008. These numbers just came to me out of the blue, I have no idea how or why I have them… Read More »

Software scams, Baitware, Phishing…

By | Monday, December 15, 2014 at 1:36 pm

It seems like nearly EVERYTHING you install these days comes with a catch.  You need to be careful not to do an “Automatic” or “Full” install of anything, because they means “go ahead, install everything”, or “go ahead and install whatever you want”, and that will almost always get you in trouble.  Even totally legitimate… Read More »

Kenosha House Explosion

By | Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 12:00 am

12:00am – We were just getting into bed tonight, turned out the lights, then saw a bright flash in the window and the house shook with a BOOM! Turned on the scanner right away and at first they thought it was a transformer that exploded. A few minutes later they began getting calls of a… Read More »

Yard work and steaks

By | Thursday, July 1, 2004 at 4:51 pm

I spent a few hours working on the yard yesterday evening. I know, that doesn’t sound like me, and you’re right, it’s not. But I needed some time away from the technology, even if only for a few hours. So I grabbed my laptop and portable police scanner and headed out back… Just kidding… No… Read More »