Trinity Catholic School in Massena to hold annual garage sale Aug. 13
MASSENA – Trinity Catholic School’s third annual garage sale takes place Saturday, Aug. 13 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the school cafeteria at 188 Main St.
The school is now receiving donations from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays, but no electronics or clothing are being accepted.
Anyone wishing to sell their own items at the event may purchase a spot for $10 for the day. To reserve a spot, call 769-5911 and leave a message.
A Mass of the Resurrection for Kenneth A. Bourdon, 94, formerly of Church Hill Avenue will be held at Noon, Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Massena. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Friends and family may call 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. on Monday, August 1, 2011 at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena. Kenneth was under the wonderfully compassionate care of Hospice and the Saint Regis Nursing Home Staff until his passing on Saturday, July 30, 2011, one day short of his 95th birthday at the Saint Regis Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family.
A Celebration of Life with full Military Honors for Merrill " Bell" J. Bell, 81 of Grove St., Massena will be held Wednesday , August 3,2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.
Family and friends are invited to call from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services. Interment will be in the family plot in Louisville Community Cemetery, Louisville, NY. Bell passed away Friday July 29,2011 surrounded by family at the St. Regis Nursing Home, Massena where he had been a patient since July 19, 2011.
Mr. Richard M. Brunet, age 75 of Potsdam, passed away on July 29, 2011 at the Champlain Valley Hospital in Plattsburg. Arrangements are with the Garner Funeral Service in Potsdam. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Southville Cemetery. Contributions in Richard’s memory can be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Sunset in Chippewa Bay by Lucinda K. Hart.
Massena Memorial Hospital now offering home dialysis
MASSENA – The Massena Memorial Hospital Dialysis Center is now offering home dialysis for kidney disease patients.
This allows patients to benefit from receiving the treatment in the convenience of home as well as acute care dialysis at the hospital if they are admitted to the hospital.
The center assists community members who would like to learn more about kidney disease including: signs & symptoms, prevention, and treatment options to call the center.
DEC sponsoring photo contest; shots of nature, forests, trees, maple products sought
In recognition of the importance of forests to the health and well being of society, the state Department of Environmental Conservation is sponsoring a photo contest to “Celebrate New York’s Forests.”
The contest is designed to increase awareness of and appreciation for all types of forests, urban and rural, large and small, public and privately owned, across the state.
St. Lawrence County AAUW seeks ‘Agent of Change’ nominations
The St. Lawrence County Branch of the American Association of University Women is accepting nominations for the 12th AAUW Agent of Change Award.
The award honors a St. Lawrence County woman whose work as employer, employee or volunteer is noteworthy for advancing the cause of women’s rights, exemplifying the importance of equity for women or bringing about significant change in the community.
Letters of nomination can be sent to Membership Vice President Lisa Wilson, 52 S. Main St., Norwood, NY 13668 by Aug. 30.
Northbound and The Debt to take the stage for Massena's Concert in the Park Aug. 4
MASSENA – Local bands Northbound and The Debt will take the stage from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4 as the Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce continues its 2011 Concert in the Park series season.
All concerts are held at the Springs Park Amphitheater, W. Hatfield St.
In the event of rain, concerts will be relocated to the Massena Fire Station, Andrews Street.
All concerts are free and open to the public. Donations are appreciated.
The remaining schedule includes: The Acoustic Brothers, Thursday, Aug. 11, 6-8 p.m.; Lost at Sea, Thursday, Aug. 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Pierrepont man charged with DWI with child in vehicle
PIERREPONT – A Butternut Ridge Road man has been charged with driving while intoxicated and having a child in the vehicle.
Martin P. Johnson, Jr., 30, 267 Butternut Ridge Rd., was arrested by St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s deputies at 7:10 p.m. following a complaint that he was drunk and driving with a child less than 15 years old in the vehicle.
Johnson faces felony counts of DWI, felony aggravated DWI, and a violation of Leandra’s Law, DWI with a child in the vehicle.
Johnson was arraigned in Pierrepont Town Court and ordered held on $5,000 bail.