Name: Dorsey Connolly
Grammar School: The Perry and The Gavin School
High School: South Boston High School
College: North Adams and MBA from Northeastern University
Works: Carousel Industry
Currently Resides: In Braintree with his wife Katie Doran (Dorchester) and their two children Meghan (9) and Michael (5).
Where did you grow up? I grew up on the corner of Mercer and Telegraph streets.
What do you miss most about living in Southie?: “I miss the neighborhood feel – how you can walk anywhere and know everyone.”
What are some of your favorite spots in Southie?: Joseph’s Bakery, Sal’s and the L Street Tavern.
Favorite Old School Southie place that no longer exists: The Irish Whisper. The Irish Whisper was an old school Southie Bar on East Eighth Street across from the Old Colony Housing Development.