PELHAM, N.Y. Dave Katz is a familiar face to many in the community because he owns the Depot Market and is president of the Pelham Chamber of Commerce. The seven-year resident enjoys living in Pelham and getting to know everybody through his two roles.
TDP: Besides the Depot Market, whats your favorite part about Pelham?
DK: The Depot Market, no. I like the small town community. I like living in a small town because of that feeling.
TDP: What are your favorite sports teams?
DK: The Giants, Mets, and Knicks.
TDP: Whyd you become a Giants fan?
DK: Didnt have a choice. My dad was a Giant fan, my grandfather was a Giant fan, and my dad said, Youll be a Giant fan. Plain and simple.
TDP: Whats your earliest memory as a Giants fan?
DK: We have to go there today? My earliest memory as a Giants fan is Joe Pisarciks fumble. You had to go there, huh?
TDP: Whos your favorite actor?
DK: This ones tough. Theres a bunch of different favorite actors. I like Clint Eastwood and my favorite movie is The Outlaw Josey Wales .
TDP: What about your favorite actress?
DK: I think Im gonna say Julia Roberts.
TDP: Whats your favorite book?
DK: Anything sports related is a favorite book of mine, pretty much. Every book that I read usually has to do with sports. Like I just got the new one from Harry Carson Captain for Life . Anything sports related, Ill read.
TDP: A lot of people know you because you own the Depot Market and your position in the Chamber of Commerce. What does that mean to you?
DK: Its a good feeling. Its a good feeling that people know who I am and what I stand for. On the other hand, its very tough because youre wearing two hats at one time.
TDP: What is your prediction for how the Giants season will end?
DK: Theyre going to win the Super Bowl. Giants win tomorrow 31-28. They win in San Francisco 17-14. They win the Super Bowl against the Baltimore Ravens 28-10. Amen.
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