Monthly Archives: July 2017

  • SUNY deans speak out against teacher hiring plan

    SUNY deans speak out against teacher hiring plan The deans of education at 18 State University of New York schools are condemning a proposal they say would lead to unqualified teachers in New York classrooms. The proposal comes from the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, the largest authorizer of charter…

  • Albany County has yet to release shared services plan

    Albany County has yet to release shared services plan Hours before the Aug. 1 deadline for Albany County to submit its draft plan for shared services to the county legislature, one still hasn’t been made public. Source: Times Unition Albany County has yet to release shared services plan

  • Robert P. Regan

    Robert P. Regan Robert P. Regan of Potsdam, NY went to be with the Lord on July 27, 2017. He passed away in the loving care of his family and Hospice. Memorial mass will be held on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 10:00 am at the St. Mary’s Catholic…

  • Arthur P. Smith

    Arthur P. Smith Arthur P. Smith, Sr. 92, Watertown, passed away on Saturday, July 29th at Samaritan Medical Center where he had been a patient since July 26th. The funeral service will be 1:00 pm Wednesday, August 2nd at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. Burial will follow at…

  • Elizabeth A. Kerr

    Elizabeth A. Kerr NORFOLK – After a lengthy illness, Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Kerr, 86, of Furnace Street, peacefully passed away Sunday afternoon, July 30, 2017 at Massena Memorial Hospital, with her loving family by her side. Elizabeth was born August 31, 1930 in Syracuse, the daughter of the late…

  • Patricia E. Fee

    Patricia E. Fee Massena: Patricia E. Fee, 91, formerly of Nightengale Ave., passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at St. Regis Nursing Home where she had resided for the past few years. Friends and family may be received on Thursday, August 3, 2017 from 2-4 pm and Friday,…

  • Patricia L. Brundage

    Patricia L. Brundage Gouverneur – Patricia L. “Pat” Brundage, 78, passed away on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown. Calling hours are on Wednesday, August 2nd from 10:00 to 11:30 am, prior to a funeral service at 11:30 am at the Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur…

  • Benjamin A. Royce

    Benjamin A. Royce Ogdensburg – Benjamin A. Royce, a resident of the Cemetery Road, age 51, died unexpectedly at home on Sunday, July 30th, 2017. He is survived by his wife Donna (Lawton) Royce, and his two children Megan Danyelle Royce and Alexander David Royce. A public graveside service…

  • Lynda A. Desormo

    Lynda A. Desormo Lynda A. Desormo, 79, Weaver Rd., Watertown, and wife of Paul V. Desormo, passed away Monday, July 31st at her home with her family by her side. Calling hours are scheduled for Saturday August 5th, from 5 pm – 7 pm at the Reed & Benoit…