Cardiologist Stoian moving to renovated former Potsdam police station
POTSDAM – Cardiologist Dr. Alexandru Stoian, on staff at Canton-Potsdam Hospital, has moved his practice to 15 Raymond St., adjacent to the Cantina Restaurant and Grill.
The location was created on the site of the former Potsdam village police station, overlooking Fall Island and the Raquette River.
Stoian is board certified in cardiology, adult echocardiography, and nuclear cardiology. He came to the North Country after completing his medical training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City and has practiced in the Potsdam area for over 20 years.
Monday Night Bowlers meeting Aug. 31 at Market Lanes in Potsdam
POTSDAM – The Monday Night Bowlers will hold a meeting Tuesday, Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. at Market Lanes.
For more information, contact Jamie at 244-2622 or Market Lanes at 265-9210.
Harvest Walk benefit spaghetti dinner in Ogdensburg Aug. 30
OGDENSBURG – Harvest Walk benefit spaghetti dinner will be held Monday, Aug. 30 at The Place Restaurant from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The event celebrates the upcoming Harvest Walk that will be held on Oct. 3. The cost per plate for an adult is $7.50 and for children, $4. The menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, tossed salad and homemade dessert.
The patio will be open. Delivery and take out is available.
Massena Memorial Hospital Auxiliary holding book sale Aug. 30 - 31
MASSENA – The Massena Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold a book sale through Books are Fun Ltd., quality books at discount prices, Monday, Aug. 30, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, Aug. 31 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the hospital’s lower level community education room.
For more information, contact 769-4262.
Brasher's Little Larrie youth soccer season ends with mini-World Cup competition
BRASHER FALLS – As vuvuzelas blared, the Little Larrie youth soccer program held its season finale on Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 23 and 24, with a mini-World Cup competition for both the U8 and U12 programs.
The World Cup was hosted by the Brasher-Stockholm Recreation Commission under the lights in the Tri-Town Community Center outfield.
Competing in the U8 division were Team Ghana (Kathleen Bellinger, Ramsey Tozier, Kiley Converse, Rylee Daoust); Team Italy (Elizabeth Best, Lindsey Phippen, Gabrielle Thomas); and Team Brazil (Emily Lantry, Elaina Sokalski).
DEC forced to delay outdoor wood boiler regulations
A Hudson Valley newspaper reports that the DEC has been forced to delay its proposed regulations on outdoor wood boilers because of comments received from the public.
State Sen. Darrel Aubertine says he is pleased at news that public outcry has forced the Department of Environmental Conservation to delay action on its proposed regulations for outdoor wood boilers until at least next spring.
Nick Evans recently enjoyed tubing at Higley Flow. Photo by Barry Blanchard.
Mr. Warren C. Wheeler Sr., age 84, of Hopkinton, passed away on August 24, 2010 at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital where he had been admitted on the 23rd. There will be a gathering in New York at a later date and a military burial and service in September in Vermont. Arrangements are with the Garner Funeral Home in Potsdam, NY.
Condolences online can be sent www.garnerfh.com. Contributions in his memory can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association @ Northern Regional Office 120 Washington St. Suite 419 Watertown, NY 13601.
Funeral services for Lawrence Marlow, age 69, of Linden St., will be held on Monday, August 30, 2010 at Notre Dame Church at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Mr. Marlow passed away on August 24, 2010 at his home.
Mr. Marlow is survived by his wife, Claire; two sons, Douglas of Ogdensburg and Stephen and his wife Elizabeth of Richville; three daughters, Susan Bouchey and her husband Thomas of Ogdensburg, Tammy Carr and her husband Richard of Lisbon and Robin Hayes and her husband Daniel of Orlando, FL; and seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Mr. Peter O. Charleson, age 82 of Potsdam, passed away at his residence on August 24, 2010 while under the care of his family and the Hospice and Palliative Care of the St. Lawrence Valley.
Calling hours held on Friday August 27, 2010 at the Garner Funeral Home from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Garner Funeral Home with Rev. Janet LaCroix officiating. Burial will follow the service at the West Stockholm Cemetery.