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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

Home for Christmas in Song - The final regularly submitted story for local papers - December, 2019

Bits and Pieces Through the Years, Part III - for the Mainline and Cove Herald Papers, November, 2019. 

Bits and Pieces Through the Years - Part II, October issues of the Cove Herald and the Mainline Papers of Cambria County. 


Bits and Pieces Through the Years- Part I, September 2019 issues of the Morrisons Cove Herald and the Mainline Papers of Cambria County.   

Willie Stargell and Savoring Summer - August Edition of The Cove Herald and the Mainline Papers of Cambria County. 

Heart of Gold - for the Mainline Papers of Cambria County and the Cove Herald of Blair County.
















 







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