Funeral services for Gloria E. Livingston, age 86 of Morristown, will be held on Monday, February 14 at 11:00 a.m. at the Presbyterian Stone Church with Pastor David Hart officiating. Burial will be in the spring at Hermon Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 2 -4 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Mrs. Livingston died Friday morning at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center after a brief illness surrounded by her family.
Lucille Loose, age 93, formerly of Canton, passed away on February 10, 2011. A private interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Canton in the spring.
Lucille was born to Louis A. and Clara (Gilbert) LaRock in Ogdensburg on September 29, 1917. Following her marriage to Charles Murray Collins of Canton, Lucille raised her family and worked part-time at the family business, A.W. Collins Corporation. She was an avid golfer and a member of the women’s' bowling league. Lucille enjoyed spending time with her family at their summer home on the St. Lawrence River in Morristown.
Roos roll over Rochester in hockey on "Senior Night"
(Canton, N.Y.) - The SUNY Canton men's ice hockey team sent seniors Jimmy Merrow (Plainsboro, N.J.), Eric Cook (Cary, N.C.) and Garrett Rosenbaum (Charleston, S.C.) out in style as they routed the University of Rochester 13-0 on "Senior Night" at the Canton Pavilion on Saturday.
Roos fall to Machias in basketball
(Potsdam, N.Y.)- The Roos dropped an 89-73 decision to the University of Maine at Machias Saturday night at Clarkson University’s Alumni Gym.
The lead swung back and forth over the first several minutes of the first half as each team connected from beyond the arc in the early goings. A 7-7 tie grew into a 22-9 Clippers’ lead after Zach Armstrong scored 10 points in a four-minute stretch for Machias.
SUNY Canton women win third straight with basketball win over Machias
(Potsdam, N.Y.)- The Roos ran their winning streak to three games Saturday night as they posted a 59-43 win over the University of Maine at Machias in a Sunrise Conference game at Clarkson University’s Alumni Gym.
The Roos moved to 6-2 against conference opponents and 8-9 overall and have now won six of their last seven games.
The Roos trailed just one time on Saturday after the Clippers sank an early free throw for a 1-0 lead but back-to-back 3-pointers from Brittany Kenyon (Hammond, N.Y.) put the Roos on top with a lead they would not relinquish the rest of the night.
Bengals down Bears, 3-1
BUFFALO, N.Y.—The Buffalo State Bengals (11-10-3, 7-5-3 SUNYAC) scored a goal in each period to defeat the SUNY Potsdam men’s hockey team (6-16-1, 4-11) 3-1 in a SUNYAC contest on Saturday night. Senior defenseman Zack Juliano (Cape Elizabeth, Maine/Valley Junior Warriors) scored for the Bears and junior goaltender Kevin McFarland (St. Louis Mo./Woodstock Slammers) finished with 24 saves.
Massena home-based Head Start took a fun and educational trip to the Massena Price Chopper. The children learned about dairy, fruits and vegetables. The staff gave them a healthy snack and the children enjoyed looking at the large lobsters.
Former Potsdam fun park converted to upscale apartments
By CRAIG FREILICH
POTSDAM – Ron Page has converted one building from his former Colonial Village Fun Park on Rt. 11B to apartments, and plans on more.
Page says six “upscale” two-bedroom apartments have been made in what was the amusement park’s banquet hall.
The apartments have all new Energy Star appliances, radiant heat in the floors, and offer amenities such as laundry facilities and storage on site, a roofed pavilion that can be used for picnics and other outdoor events, and the availability of about half an acre per tenant of garden space.
St. Lawrence County farmers encouraged to apply soon for energy grants
Assemblywoman Addie Russell is advising farmers to apply soon for energy grants because the fund is running out.
At meetings with farmers Thursday, Russell and a representative of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) explained a program that can provide up to 75 percent of the cost of energy efficiency upgrades on electrical and natural gas investments. The program includes a no-charge energy audit up to $1,500 in value; farmers need not have an energy efficiency project in mind to qualify.
European buffet and Baroque concert in Potsdam today
POTSDAM – Before attending its annual Baroque Concert on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 3 p.m., The Orchestra of Northern New York invites you to enjoy a pre-concert European buffet lunch at Potsdam’s Maxfields Restaurant, 5 Market St.
Reserve your place at Maxfields, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., by calling 267-3251, or visit www.onny.org. Tickets are $30 for adults, $20 for students, and children five and under are free.