John La Mond

Talking Turkey With John La Mond – Opening Day
Yesterday was opening day of Spring Turkey season.  Down at our camp in Caneadea, NY in Allegany County, we had ten of us take to the fields in hopes of bagging a bird.  All ten of us came up empty-handed.  But that's OK, because that makes it all the more enjoyable when you do g…
John La Mond Emcee’s ECC Scholarship Luncheon
One of my favorite Steely Dan songs is "My Old School".  Tomorrow I am going back to my old school Erie Community College for a very special occasion.  ECC President Jack Quinn has invited me back to the college to emcee the annual ECC Scholarship Luncheon...
Talking Turkey With John La Mond
Many times when I talk to young turkey hunters, I get bombarded with questions about camo.  What is the best camo to use? Does it make a difference what pattern I use?  The most important element of using camo is to use it properly. The brand and pattern does not make a difference in my op…
Talking Turkey With John La Mond
Spring Turkey season starts in Western New York on Sunday May 1st.  My son Tyler and I will be down in Caneadea, NY hoping to bag a bird or two.  One of the biggest questions I am often asked is, "What is the best kind of ammo to use for turkey hunting...
Crazy Day At The Running Of The Irish
The Buffalo Shamrock Run took place on Saturday in the First Ward.  Not exactly the best conditions for a race: windy, rainy and temperatures in the 40's. But that did not stop myself and the other 3500 people from taking part in the race.  It was probably the most gruelling race …
Got A Big Race Coming Up This Saturday
If you listen to my show, you know that I am really into running.  I hope to be doing quite a few races this year. This Saturday I will be running in the Buffalo Shamrock Run in the First Ward. The race is 8K (5 miles).  I am going to see if someone can take some photos that I can pos…