Monthly Archives: August 2017

  • Thanks WNY! Thousands of dollars have been raised for Harvey relief through News 4 and Red Cross telethon

    Thanks WNY! Thousands of dollars have been raised for Harvey relief through News 4 and Red Cross telethon BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Thursday’s News 4 Harvey Relief Telethon raised a total of $195,500 for the American Red Cross’s relief efforts in areas effected by Tropical Depression Harvey. Among the…

  • Albany County warns of phone scam targeting the elderly

    Albany County warns of phone scam targeting the elderly If you get a call from someone at the Albany County Public Defender’s Office, be warned: it could be a scammer. So say Albany County officials, who issued a warning Thursday that phone scammers are making the rounds and targeting…

  • Family of Dana Papaj speaks out

    Family of Dana Papaj speaks out GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WIVB)- Dana Papaj continues to recover at ECMC after being seriously hurt in a hit and run crash on Grand Island. Papaj was walking her dog Molly on East River Road the night of June 13 when state police say 27-year-old…

  • Albany mayoral candidates weigh in on residents' questions

    Albany mayoral candidates weigh in on residents' questions Albany mayoral candidates once again took the stage Thursday night to share their vision for improving the city, this time with the inclusion of the two Green Party candidates facing their own primary come Sept. 12. Source: Times Unition Albany mayoral…

  • Marjory Mae Davidson

    Marjory Mae Davidson Marjory Mae Davidson nee Barrett, age 95, died in Albuquerque N.M. on Aug 5th. Her cremated remains were buried beside her husband, James C. Davidson in Gouverneur at the Riverside Cemetery. Marjory was a former resident of Adams and Watertown and was a RN. A brief…

  • Paul R. Kelley

    Paul R. Kelley Paul R. Kelley, 74, passed away August 30, 2017 at Hospice of Jefferson County. Among his survivors is his son Scott Kelley, Watertown. There will be no public services. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County. Arrangements are with D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc.…

  • Marlene Pettys

    Marlene Pettys NORWOOD—Arrangements for 79 year old Marlene A. Pettys, Norwood, are incomplete at this time with the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood. Mrs. Pettys passed away Wednesday evening at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital. A complete obituary will be available when finalized. The Buck Funeral Home in Norwood is serving…

  • Margaret Scozzafava

    Margaret Scozzafava GOUVERNEUR – Margaret M. Scozzafava, age 84, of 182 Rowley Street, Gouverneur, passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family. At her request, there will be no services. Arrangements are with French Funeral Home in Gouverneur. Condolences may be shared…

  • Nancy Trust

    Nancy Trust Nancy L. (Blodgett) Trust 82 of Pulaski, passed away at the home of her daughter in Pulaski, NY. Born November 29, 1934 in Orwell, NY, daughter of the late Harold and Dorthea Blodgett. She graduated from Sandy Creek High School and attended Oswego College where she earned…

  • Jane Charleston

    Jane Charleston MASSENA- Mrs. Jane A. Charleston, 80, formerly of 52 Urban Drive, passed away Friday morning, August 31, 2017 at the St. Regis Nursing Home where she had been residing for the past 3 years. Jane was born on June 10, 1937 in Massena, the daughter of the…