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click here to link to some of Sica's short films


Super Storm Sandy Documentary,
 "Seven Miles To Shore"
click here


blame it on Sandy, blame it on John Sica, I have not really updated the site since Sandy. 




Another great friend and great person has passed away,
Dylan Smith

click here for story
Our friend Paul

1957 - 2012 click here   .
Hurrican Sandy
My family and I are grateful for being safe after the tragic hurricane that has destroyed Rockaway as well as other beach communities.  In retrospect we consider ourselves very lucky and will overcome any losses that we have suffered.  I have written a memior of that night, and the kids are going to write about the remarkable and uplifting days that followed the Hurricane.  Click here for the first installment which describes our night during the hurricane.
15 minute fantasy,romance, comedy starring the Tiki Bar

check it out here:
 Second Chance Inn

Derek Gabrielle Sica
Reasons to go to a Yankee game click here
Birthday Concert at Jones Beach

The Allman Brothers and Santana
32 years ago today, 8/9/80

forget Lou Gehrig

Our wedding song, by Jorma off the Quah album

Flying Clouds

Iím singing everybody knows itís true
The way I feel Ďbout you
Got no mind for wasting time
Feeling like I do 
Now I feel like only smiling
And living by your side
Our course is clear
We see it here
Thereís no more lonesome rides 
Heading for our destination
The past is out of sight
Yours eyes in mine
Their fires entwine
Weíve finally seen the light 
Iím singing everybody knows itís true
The way I feel Ďbout you
Got no mind for wasting time
Feeling like I do 
Heading for the sunshine country
Going with the wind
The love we know
Canít help but grow
As life comes rolling in
As life comes rolling in
John's Stormy Birthday click
Finally, New Orleans
click here

 coming soon Nashville.
Shuttle, Mike's birthday
click here

"look behind you!"  what shuttle?
Start from the beginning, click here
Sorry I've been slow to update, so much material to go through.  Hopefully I will have a video ready soon.
Austin, Texas
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"The Trip"
Trish, Kath, and John are making their way across the United States.  Everything is going great, many great pics, vids, and stories.  slow to get it on the web though, click here for first installment
Summer approaching -
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take a short ride on the boardwalk, click here
Poker heats up click here

Summer comes early April volleyball and swim
St. Patrick's Day Rockaway
more pics click here
Mike and Liz back from Hong Kong

more pics to come
Back From Rincon new
pictures added April 5, click here

click here for 38 minute video of trip.  best watched with a bottle of rum.
after 26 days in Puerto Rico there is much to show and tell.
Check back shortly for stories and pics and videos.
Construction on the house coming along, click here to watch the video on you tube
Mike and Liz's engagement party, click here

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updates coming soon,
Shed football
tiki after engage party
and more
Happy New Year
and as always that means the 119th street dip.

Video now on youtube,

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more pictures added
click here for more pics
Cassidy Christmas pictures also coming soon
Merry Christmas

party in Breezy click here
holiday cordials at tiki

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Football at Tiki

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Gang Black, showdown in Shed

click here

CBig "D" for disappointment

Great time ends bad, click here
It's always sunny for Suntan Dan
Danny takes Nov. click here
Thanksgiving at the Felix's

click here
Visits with the Hartnett's

more pics click link under Thanksgiving pic
Tiki Bar

Renovations continue at the Tiki Bar, both inside and out.  This fall has been hopping,
click here to see what's happening

What would the Thanksgiving weekend be without football.  Here Mikey and Derrick play TJ and Eddie
Another Trip to Paradise

didn't take many pics but click here to take a look
Mr. and Mrs. Brandon Sica

click here for great pictures by Trice

October Suprise!  86 degrees on Oct. 10th click here
No Shed? No Problem

fans flock to Tiki as Shed closes doors again.
 click here
Bran and Natalie's wedding coming soon
Rita in Pacific Beach

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Never Forget

9-11-11, Firefighters lower the flag to half mast at memorial park in Rockaway as the community remembers the many that were lost 10 years ago.

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Alcohol and Music Festival
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fantasy football draft click here
Poker will be updated this week.

Liz Murphy and Michael Sica - Wow

impromptu engagement party breaks out click here

Friends without benefits

trouble brewing, Alcohol and Music Festival coming

Mustache Bash, debauchery at its worst.
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"Why did you trade Buhner?"  rita and john go to the yankee game in 103 degree heat.  click here

Saratoga Jazz Fest click here

John's Birthday, click here

Rincon April click here
Memorial Day Party  click here
The Legend of Casa Vieja

Click here
Poker Updated

John got his first straight flush in March. Poker

New Video, San Diego, click here
added video, Kath, Brian and Mike boarding:
 click here

Just got back from our San Diego visit and have been busy updating that story. click here to see more.

 will catch up on Poker and Rincon soon 

Over at LaJolla some nice trails.  No problem for Trish, she has her climbing sandles.
Greetings from PB!  Click here
Trish and Brian walking on water

bob the dude among the ruins of Aguilldia
Kenneth Kearns, looks different

Spring?  Not yet!

a flower box in Manhattan on Bethune St., home of John's new friend Shelly, got some unexpected  spring snow
Picture of the Day
 returns click here

Three generations of Rockaway architecture is is pictured here taken from beach 100th Street.
Family Affair

Four Sica's made the final five but in the end it was Brian O'Hagan taking the top prize and a seat in the tournament of champions.
Construction underway for Sands Casino Expansion
click here

Goodbye Mikey and Brian's bedrooms hello new living room and kitchen.

St Patty's Day in Rockaway
click here

Rincon February 2011 click here
This shows what being a sports fan is all about as the clock runs out on the super bowl.  priceless
at least someone's happy

Moe is a fair weather fan, click here
Bri plays at the Nassau Coliseum

Bri gets ready for the face off with his fire division team.  click here
John wins the /December game! 
TOC on Jan 29th
go to poker home click here

1 John Sica
2 Suntan Dan
3 anthony manieri
4 tommy marks
5 Greg Tracey
Second Chance Inn finally makes it to Youtube.  Click here to watch the gangs entry into the 2010 Rincon Film Festival

New Years Day got off with a splash as the 119th Street crew went for the annual dip. click here
Later that day we had the rescheduled Cassidy Christmas party.  click here


State of Emergency declared at Tiki Bar
Storm takes toll on aged structure

Emergency Crews Dispatched!
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in the storm at tiki before damage.

check back for pics

Christmas at Breezy Click Here

December in Rincon.  click here
Thanksgiving in Rincon
click here
New Shed Monthly Issued

click here to see the fall issue

Previous issue of Shed Monthly

What do these poker players have in common?  click here to find out.

Bri take the face off
Halloween at Ford's Party

rita and john went as linsecum and wilson
click here

Tiki hosts NFL on 10/10/10

Trish and Kath take off with Bri: trip

erin's in town click here

big time in big D click here

Oct. 11 was a beautiful colombus day.  Rita and John took a long bike ride, too long according to breezy police.

Fearsome Foursome - despite the doom and gloom forcast of hurricane Earl, John, Hocko and the Kennelly Brothers had a great round of golf at Marine Park.

Birthday Bash - Lucy and Brian's birthday was a reason to celebrate at beach and tiki.
2010 Volleyball - Flip Cup pull off big upset!  click here for pictures and story
Out of Control!
Tiki Bar 2010 Summer Bash was a sic party rocking with five bands, and hundreds of great people.  click here for more pictures and check back for more pictures and stories in the days to come.
Click Here for big poster

Flip Cup All Stars hanging tough in top division.  click here

Hartnett Girls visit their favorite uncle 
click here

Fishing trip with John, John and Falcone

Trish and John witness a rare Yankee loss.  click here

rincon film fest and April trip. click here

Five Borough Bike Tour
click here for pics
Stop the Presses!  Shed Expansion Project Near Completion Without Necessary  Permits!
Under the cover of darkness the illegal Shed Expansion Project has been ongoing despite a stop work order from the Racos Administration.  Frank "Cement Head" Murphy has denied any knowledge of the construction, or the need for an environmental impact study. When questioned Muphy was quoted as saying, "how about I impact your head Sica." The work site, a former nesting area for the endangered Piping Plover, has been shut down since the Jets lost to the Colts in late January.  Murphy said the plans were to build the SJ Memorial Cultural Center, and was made possible by a grant from SSI in the name of Sloppy Joe Marino. 
click here for more stories and pictures.

Cultural Center or Smoke House?
4th weekend on beach click here
Party at the Ryan's
click here
updates coming
bike tour, met game, rincon trips, and more
poker updated to include July game.  click here: poker
Trish and John Pitch and Putt

more pics in golf
Mikeala Visits and TJ too

more pics click here: visit
Baseball trip '10 Day 1

Trish, Brian and Mikey on the big screen behind them.  Don't understand?  Click on link above to see why.
Baseball trip '10 Day 2
Baseball trip '10 Day 3
What a game!  Two homer 9th
Yanks 11 - Sox 9  WAG!

Let it Snow: pics

St Patrick's in rockaway: pics

Suntan Dan beat Mike Sica and 22 others to take the February game. click here: Feb
Brooklyn Adventure

Mike sits outside La Taqueria awaiting his Burrito.  for more on John and Mike's tour of Brooklyn click here:   BA

Shed moves to East 19th, Raki's garage on February 15 to honor Presidents

Another amazing trip to Rincon. part one: sailing
MNF Players!  Bob Bruns aka Hocko wins Super Bowl box!

Poker Weekend
Two trophy's awarded!
January Game
With 2009 fading way behind  us now I am finally getting to update some of those pages.  to the left you will see one of the outtakes of when we took pictures for our fake football cards.  To see the cards click here.  To see the making of pictures click here.  Also updated was rocky mountain high, and Makaela visits the Tiki.  Also Anne's annual Christmas party.  Check them out.
I have uploaded my first video to YouTube from the Rincon trip.  Click here to view it:   Zipiddydodah
Back in Rincon for two weeks.  this picture was taken up on the roof just before sundown. click here for story and pics: Rincon  more pics from the first day on the roof and a walk:   Rincon
New Years Eve at Tiki:  NYE .   oooo

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here's another panorama on my back porch from a recent trip to Rincon

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Miss some of the old web page, click here: 07     08     09     10.  .  .

      rita          over