Cocoa Crew Review

A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing

Cocoa Crew Review - A Compendium of Cocoa Crew's Congenial Carousing


Hello CREW… Emoji                                                                            07-30-15 

   Bone Fish Grill…  3rd visit.        Could  have been better?

                                                   Ugh!  Some good but some not so good.
Bonefish 1

Attendees:  L – R   Clark True, Sherri Gentry, Joyce Kubler,

           Gerry Heller, Bill Raines, Jack Crockett, Myrna Swindell,
                       Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum,  an Indian.
   Not in picture.    Dexter & Linda Beck.    SERVERS:  Jennifer & GiGi.
               Special thanks to Gerri Dutcher Emoji for the pictures! 

Bonefish 2

            More…  L – R     Sharon,  Mary Laycock,  Laura  ( Mary and her guests. )
How Much?      Wow!    Pumpkin Center  in Cocoa Beach.
                   Remember that home?   Sold for almost  5 Million. 


As noted below, the next visit to Home Base,  ASHLEY’S
     will mark the 75th event.   We meet there the first
 Wednesday of every month.    ( 75 months… do the math! )
WELL…  Chair Person Corinne Bowley and her Indian Assistant
   will be plotting & scheming to make this one   SPECIAL!  Emoji
       Watch for details in Sunday’s HAPPY HOUR CREW email.
           So mark your calendars for  5PM  Wed August 5th,
             this will be CREW event you won’t want to miss.   
Next event:      Ashley’s –       CREW Aug Birthday Party
                                    Visit:  # 75                  Last:  07-01-15
The only easy day was yesterday.   – US Navy Seals Motto 

Sent from my I-teepee,  yesterday was easy????  lol

Bang Bang Shrimp!

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                            07-26-15

   Bang Bang Shrimp!     Wednesday Night Special!  Emoji  

     Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event 
         5:00 PM     Wednesday    July 29, 2015 

  The BFG  –  Bonefish Grill 
                     In front of the Merritt Square Mall
                       795 E. Merritt Island Causeway
Merritt Island, FL 32952
(321) 453-3011
                             Check out the 15% of coupon at this site.  
Elma Atkinson CHS’58  passed away on Tuesday evening,
     July 14, 2015, at Shands Hospital in Gainesville FL. 
 Judy Whitley, CHS’60 passed away on Sunday, July 19th.

    Service:  2PM Wed July 29th Brevard Memorial by the
      Frontenac Flea Mkt.  No viewing just funeral service.
   Dixie Restaurant Cocoa, popular place in the 60’s – 80’s.
 Sad to note the passing of  Spiro “Speedy” A. Catechis  81.
Early settlers in Cocoa.  Good memories of this Greek family.   
  A well know Gator Coach once said, 
    I know they bend rules down there.  They started the
       FSU – Miami game with a burglar alarm!    Ugh!  Emoji
What the Astronauts see RIGHT NOW!
   Thanks to Alice Barron Emoji for this interesting web site.   Continuous updates.

Choose a job you love and you will never

                                    work a day in your life.   – Confucius 

Sent from my I-teepee…   Ugh!  That explains why I never WORK!  

Kelsey’s Italian… A WONDERFUL place to dine!

Hello CREW…Emoji                                                                         07-23-15    Kelsey’s Italian…   A   WONDERFUL  place to dine!

                              Hummm  getting to like that word!  lol
  21  CHS Classmates & Friends enjoyed the event.

Kelsey's  07-22-15

Attendees L – R  Corinne Bowley, Conrad & Midge Koch,
     David Alexander, Dick Hill, Harvey Baker, Clark True
          Sandy Mangum, Joyce Kubler, Sherri Gentry,
              Priscilla Firkins, Ann Driskill, Bill Hardy.
                    SERVER:   Devin was Excellent!
      More!  L – R    Laura, Sharon friends of Mary Laycock,
                      Ruth Zedalis, Jack Crockett, Gregg Seitner,
  not shown, Tom McFarland and his 100+ Father “Mac”.
      Special Thanks!   Gerri Dutcher Emoji for the pictures!  
 Sad news:    Judy Whitley, CHS’60 passed July 19th.
     Service 2PM Wed July 29th Brevard Memorial by the
      Frontenac Flea Mkt.  No viewing just funeral service.
College  Emoji  Football:     44 Days till  “Kick-Off”.
  Pep Talk:       Bobby Bowden once said at half-time…
  If we lose, I’ll still luv you & your mommas will luv you
     but I can’t make any promises about your girlfriends!
WAS so worried!   Dipsophobia – Fear of drinking ‏ 
                             After a drink or  TWO   I think I am cured!  Emoji 
Next event:    BFG  –  The Bonefish Grill, M.I.
                                                      Visit: #3   Last:  02-13-13  
Life is not a matter of holding good cards,
                             but of playing a poor hand well.
                                                    – Robert Louis Stevenson   Sent from my I-teepee…     Shut up and Deal! 

Ice Cream Soda Day! Monday, July 20th

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                       07-19-15

   Mamma Mia!   R U ready for Pasta?  Emoji

Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW event:
         5:00 PM    Wednesday   July 22, 2015 
   Kelsey’s  Pizzeria                              
             1954 US Highway 1, Rockledge.    321  433-0095
              Take a  left  at the 3rd red light south of Ashley’s.
That is the Eyster Blvd light!
Help?        Does anyone know who this is?
              If you do… tell   him/her there is a problem!
            Original address:
Reason: LMTP transmission failure has occurred
Ice Cream Soda Day!      Monday,  July 20th 

        An Ice Cream Soda is a flavorful way to cool off.
                                   See ya at the  Dairy Queen?  
Next Launch:   Wednesday – July 22nd  8:07 – 8:52 PM 
                                Delta IV  with a SATCOM payload.
DON’T eat the  Creeping Indigo!  Ugh!
This poisonous plant has killed several Horses
                      in Ruskin, Fl…   Just south of Tampa.   

The art of being wise is the art of knowing
                              what to overlook.  – William James

Sent from my I-teepee…    Hummm  I didn’t  SEE  that!

Luv the Spicy stuff.

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                   07-16-15

  Viva El Tucan Mexican Cuisine!    Luv the Spicy stuff.

  15  CHS Classmates  had a…  WONDERFUL  night!
                  ( It really was.  lol  don’t use that word very much. )
        The meals and drinks were…  JUST GREAT! 

Attendees:  Harvey Baker, Sandy Mangum, Clark True,

              Myrna Swindell, Sherri Gentry, Jack Crockett
            Gerri Dutcher, Tom McFarland, Sandy Brannin.
   Mary Laycock, Ruth Zedalis, Bill Raines, Gerry Heller,
                 Gregg Seitner, and one   Smiling Indian! 
                     SERVER:  Carlee kept us all happy!
Condolences to the Family from your friends.
                Email from Lois Atkinson-Reinhart
    Elma Atkinson  passed away on Tuesday evening,
    July 14, 2015, at Shands Hospital in Gainesville FL.
Memorial services will be held at a later time. 
July 16   National Juggling Day…
          Juggling an entertainment skill that has been
           around since the early days of civilized man. 
        Well documented in Medieval times in Europe. 

Next event:    Kelsey’s Italian in Rockledge

                              Visit: # 8   Last:  04-15-15   

The art of being wise is the art of knowing
                           what to overlook.    – William James

Sent from my I-teepee…  I SEE NOTHING  – Sgt Schultze

Fried Green Tomato Sweet!

Hello CREW…  Emoji                                                              07-09-15

Murdock’s was Fried Green Tomato Sweet!

        and the Blackberry Pie with Ice Cream was… Emoji   
Attendees:  L – R     Jack Crockett,  Ole BillyTwoBeers,
                 Mary Laycock, David Alexander, Bill Weinberg,
       Clark True, Gerri Dutcher.  SERVER:  Melisa was good! 
 Hey CREW…  need help.  If you know these folks
                          tell them emails are not getting to them?
Msg. cannot be delivered to the following recipients:
Original address:
Delivery failed:  Over quota       WHO?

Automatically generated Delivery Status Notification.
Delivery to the following recipients failed.   John Manuel?
Automatically generated Delivery Status Notification.
Delivery to the following recipients failed.       Charlie Murray? 
Analysts say…   best time to buy airline tickets is
                      47 days before flying, and on a Tuesday.

Barn Finds?   Almost to strange to believe, but it’s true!
Classmates:   Emails from Amber Forrest and Conrad Koch.
                 Might be back in town soon!    Will visit the CREW?

Next event:     El Tucan  –  Mexican on M.I.
                                Visit: # 7    Last:  4-22-15  

The most valuable of all talents is that of never
        using two words when one will do.  – Thomas Jefferson
Sent from my I-teepee…………………………..  RIGHT!   😉

North of HOOTERS!

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                        07-12-15

Next   HAPPY HOUR CREW event

   El Tucan Mexican Restaurant, M.I. 
    5:00 PM    Wednesday    July 15, 2015  
                            225 N. Sykes Creek Parkway
Merritt Island, FL 32952

                                         (321) 453-7501
                     About a 100 yards North of  HOOTERS!   
                                     On West side of the road.  
          See Menu:
NOTE!    Don’t arrive early!    The doors open at  5:00 PM. 
Really?  Emoji  A Tu’can’ is a Mexican pocket gopher.
                                 Is that a gopher in your pocket?   Emoji
A Birthday?     Started in 1935  –  Social Security
                                 marks 80 years in 2015.
Havana Cuba?    Next Happy Hour CREW event?  lol
    May – 2016   Carnival Cruise line will stop in Havana. 

     Gouging?    Price: $2233   3 X normal cruise charge.


Only things in life that really matter are family and friends.
Cold Beer, Hot Wings & Fun Ladies are on my list!  lol


Deceased:               The Sheik   and   The Snake. 

                        Omar Sharif 83, “Sheik”,  movie star. 
Kenny Stabler 69 “Snake” Q.B. for the Oakland Raiders.
 As I grow to understand life less and less,
              I learn to live it more and more.  – Jules Renard 

Sent from my I-teepee…   Let’s Party-Hardy!   😉 

Did you celebrate the 4th with a 5th?

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                         07-05-15

     Did you celebrate the 4th with a 5th?
                   Ole BillyTwoBeers had THREE cold beers
                            and a plate full of fried mullet!  Emoji
 Please note   5 PM   new start time for CREW events!
Next  HAPPY HOUR CREW  event
  Wednesday    5:00 PM    July 8, 2015 
        Murdock’s  Southern  Bistro 
                   600 Brevard Ave, in quaint Cocoa, FL 32922
(321) 633-0600
                             What?   Not me!       Workaholics Day  –  July 5th

Opps!   Emoji    Typo error last email…    Ruth Zedalis.
   Darn smoke signals were hard to read!  😉
Gator Bait?   Tommie Woodward 28, read a sign at
   Burkart’s Marina, Texas  No Swimming – Alligators!
              Posted after sighting of a  10 foot gator.
    He yell’s  Screw the Gators!  and jumped in the lake.
      He was quickly attacked.   Body found hours later.
                 Ugh!   Ole Indian NEVER visits…  THE SWAMP!   
FLAG watching?   Emoji    Daytona Raceway  1 PM  NBC
             Will be observing response from the fans
               with regard to opinions about a certain flag.
                 Infield folks reactions could be very lively!
                         Does  NASCAR screen for weapons?    

Don’t die a Virgin, Terrorists are up there waiting for you!

Hello CREW… Emoji                                                       07-02-15

Ashley’s –  13  EARLY  BIRDS  enjoyed the evening!

                                      All arrived  BEFORE  5 PM  Emoji 
Sooooo  by  unanimous  vote   HAPPY HOUR CREW
             meeting time will be moved to   Emoji  5 PM.
                            Ugh!  might interfere with NAP time!
Darn!  Drat!  and  Dang!      No pictures this week.
                     But the B-Day Cup Emoji Cake’s were SWEET! 

Attendees:   Myrna Swindell, Ann Driskill, Sherri Gentry,

          Jack Crockett,  thanks for providing the appetizer shrimp!  
Gerri Dutcher, David Alexander, Clark True,
                    Mary Laycock,    Ruth Dedalis  ( her 1st visit! )
               Sandy Mangum, Harvey Baker, Corinne Bowley,
                a Happy ole Indian  & SERVER  – Christie,  Superior!

July 2 is:   Visitation Of The Virgin Mary Day
                        Will she be coming to visit me?   

Appropriate?        Advice from Achmed!   
            Don’t die a Virgin, Terrorists are up there waiting for you!

It exists:     Paradise would be a place where everybody:
         has guaranteed employment, free comprehensive healthcare,
free education, free food, free housing, free clothing,
free utilities, and only law enforcement has guns.
And believe it or not, such a place does indeed already exist:
    It’s called prison
 Sheriff Joe Arpaio  Maricopa County, Arizona

Next event:     Murdock’s  Southern  Bistro
                                Visit:  # 7       Last:  03-11-15   
A year from now you may wish
                              you had started today.  –  Karen Lamb 

Sent from my I-teepee Ugh!  Will wait for sign from Spirit in Sky!   lol