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Archive: July, 2010

Notre Dame's Grotto Catches Fire

Tuesday, July 27, 2010, 6:24 PM
But did they use holy water? The grotto at Notre Dame caught on fire Monday night. According to numerous reports, no one was hurt and flames were quickly extinguished by the campus fire department and the school said they believe the fire wasn’t intentional. There was charring inside the grotto... Read more

Notre Dame in talks to host Temple in 2013

Friday, July 16, 2010, 3:08 PM
The Owls and the Pussycats. Notre Dame and Temple are in negotiations for a game in South Bend in 2013 but the deal is far from finalized. Notre Dame is trying to reestablish some roots in the Northeast. The Irish play Army this November at Yankee Stadium. There is a large recruiting base, especially... Read more
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John Quinn, 57, is sports editor at the Philadelphia Inquirer and is a third generation member of the Subway Alumni.

His grandfather used to listen to the radio and yell out to his son playing on the hardscrabble streets of Corona, Queens: “Bill Shakespeare just threw another touchdown pass!”
His father used to listen to the transistor radio and yell out to his son playing for Stony Brook on Long Island: “Joe Montana just threw another touchdown pass!”
He listens to the radio and yells out to his son watching Phineas and Ferb on a 46-inch HDTV: “Dayne Crist just threw another touchdown pass!” Meanwhile, Jack, 9, will not be a fourth generation member of the Subway Alumni. Reach John at jquinn@phillynews.com.

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