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Cookie Curci is an experienced freelance writer, born and raised in San Jose, California. Cookie writes syndicated columns across the country, and wrote a "Remember When" column for The Willow Glen Resident for 15 years. Her work has been published in 15 Chicken Soup for The Soul books, and in the series of "Mother's Miracle" books ( Morrow books). She has a short story in the new book "ELVIS", Live at the Sahara Tahoe; has been published in San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury news, Woman's World, Primo magazine, Mature Living, and many websites. Cookie is currently writing for several Italian American newspapers and magazines, they include LaVoce Las Vegas, Amici Journal, L'italo Americano, Life in Italy and Italiansrus.

Dick Contino Passes Away, He Was King of the Accordions

When my Italian grandparents, Isolina and Salvatore Rizzolo, emigrated to this country at the turn of the century, they knew there was a dream...

Those Dynamic Divas We Loved to Hate

We admired them, we hated them and, at times, we even envied them - those beautiful but dangerous film divas from the 1940s and...

Deana Martin: “Sempre Musica”: Always Music

Cookie: Hi Deana, first of all, I'd like to thank you for taking time from your hard working and hectic schedule to do this...

Don’t Touch That Dial!

RADIO DAZE The radio was beloved by our Grandparents, as well the younger generation. Boxtops and radios went hand-in-hand. If you were a kid in the...

Remembering a Time When Short Fences Kept Folks Friendly

We knew our neighbors well. we had two big white ducks in those days, and our neighbors, the Nelson family, ( yes there really...

WWII Icon Rosie the Riveter Welded Her Way Into the Hearts...

From the Richmond CA. museum and archives. "On the morning of December 7, 1941 military forces of the Empire of Japan attacked the United...

Remembering When Video Dimmed Radio’s Star

Remember When... Video Dimmed Radio's Star Most family pictures were taken in front of our TV set, it was something to be proud of in the...

“Lady Liberty”… Are We Expecting Too Much From This Inspiring, Stalwart...

The Statue of Liberty stands 151 feet, 1 inch high and weighs 225 tons. The length of her right arm is 42 feet long,...

“Remembering When” – The Willow Glen Resident

Writing is something most all of us can do, but to be successful at it is not so easy. I'm often asked for advice...

The Garage Sale, It’s Fun and Failures

For American households, the ritual of the garage sale has become the yearly rite of spring. As an accepted part of modern-day culture, the...

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