Funeral services for Genevieve A. Kennedy, age 89, of McCord Woods Drive in Fairport, and formerly of Lisbon will be held on Friday (Oct 29, 2010) at 2:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Ogdensburg with Rev. Laurena Wickham Will officiating. Burial will follow the service at Flackville Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held also on Friday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Mrs. Kennedy passed away Tuesday morning (Oct 26, 2010) at the home of her son Richard in Fairport.
Funeral services for Dolores Strader, age 78, of Ogdensburg, will be held on November 2, 2010 at Frary Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. with Sister Mary Teresa LaBrake officiating. Interment will be held at Foxwood Memorial Park. Calling hours will be held on November 1, 2010 at Frary Funeral Home from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Mrs. Strader passed away on October 25, 2010 at Highland Nursing Home in Massena.
Mr. Jerry R. Gardner, 59, of 72 Center Street, passed away on Tuesday morning, October 26, 2010 at his home.
There will be no calling hours or funeral services. Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena.
Condolences may be made online at www.donaldsonfh.com.
BOCES to offer Microsoft Office Suite Level I classes in Ogdensburg
OGDENSBURG – St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES in Ogdensburg offers Microsoft Office Suite Level I from 4:15 to 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays Oct. 27 through Jan. 26.
You must have taken Intro to Computers or have equivalent experience. The course costs $300.
Info: (888) 360-7693.
Gillibrand endorses Russell, and Russell returns the favor
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and New York Assemblywoman Addie Russell have traded endorsements today.
Gillibrand today endorsed Democrat Russell in her contest with Republican David Forsythe to keep her 118th district seat, and Russell has endorsed Democrat Gillibrand as she runs against Republican Joseph DioGuardi in the U.S. Senate race.
Free movie night featuring 'Left Behind Series' held Friday in Norfolk
NORFOLK – A free movie night featuring the third movie in the “Left Behind Series” will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29 at the New Life Christian Fellowship, 30 N. Main St.
“World at War” deals with the rise to power of a mysterious figure following the disappearance of millions of people from the earth.
Viewers will wonder whether he’s a savior or possibly the antichrist.
Info: 389-3018, 384-9977.
Massena Moose Lodge holds Halloween party Oct. 29
MASSENA – A Halloween party will be held at the Massena Moose Lodge 1110 on Friday, Oct. 29 from 8 p.m. to midnight.
A DJ and karaoke will be provided.
Prizes will be given for costumes. Transportation home will be available.
For more information, contact 769-5720.
These SUNY Canton students spent most of the afternoon raking and weeding the historic Silas Wright Cemetery as part of Canton's "Make a Difference Days" which was sponsored by the Newman Center, Canton Central School, SUNY Canton, St. Lawrence University and the Canton Chamber of Commerce last Friday and Saturday. From left to right: Canton College students Anthony Isaacs, Andy Meahey (Upsilon Zeta Iota), Mary Jo Whalen, President Canton Garden Club, Ron Bello, Lee Szalkowski, and Dana Ruzicka.
Aubertine campaigning at SUNY Potsdam today
POTSDAM –State Senator Darrel Aubertine is touring SUNY Potsdam’s combined heat and power plant, a project he helped get the money for while he was an assemblyman.
The senator is expected to discuss green energy, construction work and the impact of higher education on creating jobs in the North Country with the campus community.
Sheep and Goat Week program Nov. 2 has ideas for higher productivity
CANTON -- Sheep and goat producers attending the Nov. 2 Northern New York Sheep and Goat Week program can discuss information gathered from more than 20 New York meat goat and sheep farmers on how they are saving time and money without sacrificing flock productivity.
In her presentation on “Kidding and Lambing – Where Does the Time go?” featured speaker Cornell Small Ruminant Extension Specialist tatiana Stanton will share research data provided by goat and sheep farmers on their labor and feed demands during lambing and kidding.