Fiddler takes stage at next Gouverneur Summer Concert Sunday
GOUVERNEUR – The fifth annual Summer Concert Series at Riverview Park pavilion continues Sunday, July 17 with fiddler Amber Nezezon and a guest performers.
All concerts are held on Sundays from 4 to 6 p.m., rain or shine. They are free to the public, but donations are welcome.
Future concerts in the series include:
• July 24: The Essotiericks - The eclectic Harrisville and Gouverneur band will play 50’s and 60’s and 70’s folk, rock and pop songs for your enjoyment.
Ice cream social behind Heuvelton Deli Sunday
HEUVELTON -- St. Lawrence County Reality Check and the Heuvelton Leos will be sponsoring a free community ice cream social July 17 from 2-4 p.m. on the lawn behind the Heuvelton Deli.
Mr. Ding-A-Ling’s Ice Cream truck will be serving free Good Humor Ice Cream to the first 100 attendees.
Live music will be performed by David Wells. Face painting and kids games will be hosted by the Leos and Reality Check.
Reality Check is a movement fostered by the state Department of health, mentored by adults and led by 13-18 year olds from across New York State.
Funeral services for Catherine Lucille Bourbeau, 514 Crescent St., Ogdensburg, will be held on July 25, at 11 a.m. at Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held on July 25 at Frary Funeral Home from 9 a.m. until the time of the funeral at 11 a.m. Mrs. Bourbeau passed away on July 14 at United Helpers Nursing Home surrounded by her family.
Lyle Thomas Munson, 78, a resident of the St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands since 1969 and formerly of Norwood and Hannawa Falls, died July 12, 2011 in St. Croix.
He was an Air Force Korean Veteran.
Local arrangements are with the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood.
Graveside services for Delilah M. Miller, 61, of Church Street, Lisbon, will be held at Lisbon Cemetery at a time to be announced. Arrangements are with Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Miller passed away on July 14, at her home.
Mrs. Miller is survived by two sons, Wayne and Shawn Thomas.
Mrs. Miller was born on February 4, 1950, in Chillicothe, OH, the daughter of Truman and Delma Trent Terry. She graduated from Chillicothe High School.
A prayer service Mr. John R. Storrin, 57, of Tupper Lake, will be held Tuesday, July 19, at the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam at 8:30 p.m.. Calling hours will be from 6 p.m. until the time of the Prayer Service.
An urn burial will be held at a later date in St. John’s Cemetery, Madrid.
Mr. Storrin died unexpectedly in his home in Tupper Lake on July 13, 2011. He is survived by his brother, Kevin Storrin and sister-in-law Debbie Storrin; two nephews, Brandon and Cody Storrin all of Newport News, Virginia; several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive him.
The Massena Crew of the N.Y. Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) has been hard at work clearing the parking lot behind the Massena Police Station and Sunrise Mall+
From left, standing, are Crew Supervisor Adam Smith, Isaic Northrup, Matt Wells, Zach Pitts, Ethan Fregoe, Johnny Clark; kneeling, David Porcheddu, Forrest Brockway. For story, click here.
SEIU members at E.J.Noble Hospital object to pay freeze for 2011
To the editor:
Since April of 2011, our SEIU/Local 1199 Union Delegates have worked diligently to negotiate a contract with EJ Noble Hospital/KNH. From the start of negotiations, we knew that Chuck Canole, CEO, was unwilling to compromise. One of the first comments from his mouth was “there will be participation from your members.” Mr. Canole was referring to insurance/health coverage.
River control board reducing outflows at Moses-Saunders dam, but will keep water moving from Lake Ontario
Authorities who control water levels on the St. Lawrence River are releasing some of the water held back in Lake Ontario to prevent flooding in the Montreal area this spring, but they will still limit the flow at the Moses-Saunders power dam in Massena.
Potsdam Community Band back for performnce at Potsdam Summer Festival tonight
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Community Band drew such a great crowd last summer that it will be showcased in Ives Park from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 15 during Potsdam Summer Festival.
Potsdam Chamber Executive Director Marylee Ballou announced that the program will include Bach’s Prelude and Fugue in G Minor; Jack Bullock’s "Touch of Broadway"; highlights from Oliver!; British Isle Suite by Larry Daehn; and The Pirates of Penzance Overture by Arthur Sullivan.