April 22, 2017

Since we lived near Saratoga Jim knew we went to the horse races at least once a season. It was the Trple Crown races one year and Jimbo called me to ask who I would bet on (as if there was any rhyme or reason to my $2.00 horse pick). For the Kentucky derby when Jimbo...

March 30, 2017

Today, March 29, 2017 our dear Jimbo is celebrating his birthday with Betty Bo and Bob. We love you and miss you Jim!

February 18, 2017

The stories of Jimbo and The Pub are the stuff of legend…as readers of “Jimbo Stories” have already seen. Years ago, during the holiday season, the entire Josephson clan was coming together at Betty and Bob’s for dinner. Jimbo suggested a visit to downtown Rye to finis...

February 18, 2017

Breaking into the Josephson family is no easy feat. Especially when it involves dating the only girl in the family – Brita. Early in our dating relationship, when I was trying my best to successfully navigate the family gauntlet, Jimbo said to me, “Maybe we can have a...

January 24, 2017

Every year we’d make our annual hockey trip to Syracuse for a three day hockey tournament and every year Jimbo would arrange for the best places for the kids to eat and more importantly the best places for the Dads to enjoy a beverage or two. Jimbo was a great host and...

January 21, 2017

We shared a yearbook photo and the title of "Class Munchers" our senior year in high school. I couldn't have shared the title with a greater fellow classmate. Jimbo: we were all so lucky to grow up with you. You will continue to spread joy in Heaven. Many blessings to...

January 19, 2017

It was pretty simple to us, 30+ years ago. Don’t judge, but it was kind of tribal. You were an athlete, or you were other. Others included front-row/never-get-in-trouble kids, burn-outs (who we called “rampers”, since they congregated at this ramp at Rye High that’s no...

January 18, 2017

My dad would always be sitting on his favorite green chair in our living room (Most of the time with a gin and tonic or asleep). If you caught him while he was awake (rarely when watching a movie or law and order), you usually could hear a chuckle coming from him. I wo...

January 18, 2017

Jimbo had come up to Burlington Vermont with Lynn, me and her parents to see her graduate from UVM in June 1973. After graduation, we all drove back to Bennington Vermont, where Lynn's parents lived at the time. Lynn and I then drove Jimbo back Rye, and at some point d...

January 16, 2017

Jim: I had a grandfather who once professed to wrestling bobcats along the Au Sable River in the Adirondack Mountains. He was quite a man, a tale of folklore to behold. You’ve heightened the folklore instilled in me by my grandfather with your prolific talent to wrestl...

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