Author Archives: Leonard J. Press, O.D., FAAO, FCOVD

About Leonard J. Press, O.D., FAAO, FCOVD

Developmental Optometry is my passion as well as occupation. Blogging allows me to share thoughts in a unique visual style.

The Marxist Bagel Philosophy

Amazing that it’s been six years since I blogged about the lost Marx Brother – John Marx, aka The Bagel Man, the improbable proprietor of a kosher eating establishment in Cincinnati.  We gathered the Goldberg and Goldstein cousins together again … Continue reading

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The Ritchie Boys

I am embarrassed to admit that the first time I visited West Point was on the day that our son, Elliot, began his training there as a cadet in the year two thousand.  I was so moved by the history … Continue reading

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Abi Gezunt!

A rare Friday early afternoon in Fair Lawn yesterday afforded the opportunity to cruise over to Cedar Lane for a quick perusal of the new arrival section at Judaica House before closing time.  Greeting the store’s patrons at the entrance … Continue reading

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Time: Qualitative & Quantitative

   

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A Thanksgiving Tradition

   

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Press Coffee Roasters

Have to put in a plug for my namesake (no relation or financial interest, much to my accountant’s chagrin).   Had a lovely visit to the Scottsdale Quarter location of Press Coffee Roasters on Friday, and great to see them … Continue reading

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It Almost Came Down to the Wire

I’ll begin with the ending … the improbable almost happened!  The Championship Game of the Arizona Fall  League pits the team in the East with the best record against the best team in the West, and here’s how the 2017 … Continue reading

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