Senior forward Shannon LaFave (Ogdensburg, N.Y.) and senior guard Tony Valentin (Perth Amboy, N.J.) have been honored as the Sunrise Conference Players of the Week in women’s and men’s basketball respectively after reaching career milestones on Jan. 16. For more, view story.
SUNY Canton's LaFave and Valentin Sunrise Conference Players of the Week
(Canton, N.Y.)- Senior forward Shannon LaFave (Ogdensburg, N.Y.) and senior guard Tony Valentin (Perth Amboy, N.J.) have been honored as the Sunrise Conference Players of the Week in women’s and men’s basketball respectively after reaching career milestones on Jan. 16.
Funeral services for Charles M. Curry Sr., 89, of Madrid will be Saturday (January 22, 2011) at 4:00 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, 20 Church St. Madrid, with Rev. Walter Smith. Friends and family may call on Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the funeral. Interment will be in Madrid Cemetery with full Military Honors in the spring.
Dorothy Dodds, age 83, of Edwards, passed away on January 19, 2011 at her home under the loving care of her five children and St. Lawrence Valley Hospice and Palliative Care.
Dorothy was born on May 24, 1927 to the late Edward and Dorothy Ann (Matthews) Mundy. She graduated from Potsdam High School and the University Of Rochester School Of Nursing.
A celebration of life for Beverly H. Compo, 76, of Louisville, will be held Saturday (Jan. 22, 2011) at 11:00 a.m. at Louisville Community Church with Rev. Helen Beck and Thomas Nichols presiding. Interment will be in Louisville Community Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. Beverly passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Jan. 19, 2011.
Clarkson vs. Brown hockey tickets, chance at winning new Jeep through Potsdam Chamber
POTSDAM -- The Potsdam Chamber still has a few tickets left to the Feb. 11 Clarkson University Golden Knights’ hockey game against the Brown University Bears, thanks to the generous support of Clarkson. Tickets are $13 each.
Those who hold tickets purchased from the chamber will be entered into a drawing for a Valentine-themed gift package with items donated by St. Lawrence Chocolates, Community Performance Series, Canton-Potsdam Hospital gift shop, ’Em Bears, Julian’s Restaurant, Northern Interiors, Walmart, The Copy Shop, and Willow Tree Florist.
County public health to offer flu, pneumonia shots at Colton Winterfest Jan. 29
COLTON -- The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department will give flu and pneumonia shots at the Colton Winterfest starting at 9 a.m. Jan. 29.
Each shot will cost $15. Medicare will cover the cost if people present their cards.
Potsdam Community Chorus to begin rehearsals for Bach's Magnificat Jan. 24
POTSDAM -- All singers are invited to step "Bach" into the Baroque era when the Potsdam Community Chorus resumes its weekly rehearsals at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 24.
Musical director and conductor Dr. Jeff Francom of the Crane School of Music faculty will rehearse the chorus in Bach's Magnificat. Two Bach cantatas will also be on the spring concert program.
Monday's rehearsal will be in Bishop Hall/C-107 of the Crane complex on the SUNY Potsdam campus. Registration and payment of dues for community members will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the hallway outside C-107.
Canton Chamber offering Winterfest 2011 sponsorships for Feb. 10-19 events
CANTON – Canton Winterfest 2011 sponsorships are available from the Canton Chamber of Commerce, to help with organizing and putting on the dozens of events planned for Feb. 10 to 19.
Sponsorships are $25, $50, $100, $250 or more.
Checks must be at the chamber office by Jan. 21 in order for sponsor names to be in the Winterfest tabloid.
Mozart birthday concert at Crane in Potsdam Jan. 27
POTSDAM -- SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music will wish Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart a happy 255th birthday with a special faculty concert of his works on Thursday, Jan. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in Snell Music Theater.
Showcasing the depth and variety of Mozart's genius, the concert will feature many different kinds of works for instrument and voice. Pieces include "Sonata in D for Two Keyboards," aria "Ch'io mi scordi di te…Non temer, amato bene," "Nannerl's Notebook," the aria "Dalla dua pace," and "Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra in B-flat Major," among others.