Theodore Storto’s Birthday

I’ve been working on an essay about the Central football team and the Storto boys.  While researching the topic, I touched base with my cousin Susan who’s father, Raymond Storto, had some video of one the games on an 8mm tape.  After digitizing it, I also found this hidden gem … The video is of […]

Storto’s Restaurant and Grove

Back in the early 1970s, I loved summer vacation, especially when I had the opportunity to spend the week with my grandparents, Helen and Eddie Czaja.  At the time, everyone was working or out of the house, so during the week it would be just my grandmother and I.  She made up the spare bedroom […]

1935 Central Football – Storto Brothers

My great uncles, the Storto clan, where all very good sportsmen.  Above is a restored picture (the original was missing several chunks) from Susan’s collection featuring Teddy, Ray and Alfred in uniform.  The three played together on the 1935 Central football team coached by Pat Kane. High school sports columnist Robert G. O’Hara of the […]