What's New Here on the Peek? 

Actually, there's nothing ever really new here on Po's Peek at the Past because the theme naturally is concerned with the past - but the links below will provide visitors with a quick way to see the latest stories written or the latest ones to be published in local papers or magazines.  If you find yourself visiting this site only every-so-often, this page should be the one you seek. Just click on the links below to find each story.   Thanks for your patronage.  Dave "Po" Potchak, site administrator 

Scared and Possibly Scarred for Life  - 9/2018 for the Mainline Papers and the Cove Herald of Martinsburg. 

Myrtle Beach, 2018 - More Mis-adventures of Master Po. 

Have You Lost Your Mind Yet? part I - for the Mainline and Cover Herald NewsPapers 

Constantly Staying in Style  - May editions, Mainline Papers and Cove Herald 

Cousin Capers and the Klan - re-run in March, 2018 for the Mainline Papers and the Cove Herald Paper of Central PA.

American Graffiti - With a Touch of Jockitch - running (Feb. 2018) in the Mainline Papers of Cambria County and the Morrison's Cove Herald of Matinsburg, PA 

Christmas Through The Eyes of a Child - Christmas 2017

Christmas Lights 2017- Master Po continue to grow old gracefully.

The Winning Ways of Joe Nastasi  - November 2017


My Roots - The Potchaks - circa 1927

My Roots - The Potchaks - circa 1927
From Left: Son, Steve - Dad, Frank - Mom, Anastasia (Makar) - Sons; John, Mike, Frank, Chuck (Author's Dad) - Twins, Pete & Mary - Daughter, Catherine. Photo taken in Wilmore, PA