Monthly Archives: May 2018

  • Trump tariffs seen as threat to upstate N.Y. trade with Canada

    Trump tariffs seen as threat to upstate N.Y. trade with Canada WASHINGTON _ President Trump’s imposition of tariffs on Canada and other nations will undercut the growth of cross-border trade especially in the North Country, lawmakers and regional economy specialists said Thursday.“I strongly oppose these tariffs on our nation’s…

  • Do you know this man? Saratoga police seek person of interest in Stewart's robbery

    Do you know this man? Saratoga police seek person of interest in Stewart's robbery Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a person of interest in the knife-point robbery of a Stewart’s Shop in Saratoga Springs on Tuesday. Source: Times Unition Do you know this man? Saratoga police…

  • New study links low gun suicide rate with strict gun laws

    New study links low gun suicide rate with strict gun laws New York has the third lowest gun suicide rate in the United States, which a gun violence prevention advocacy group attributes to its tight gun laws. In a study conducted by the Violence Policy Center, states with relatively…

  • $10M housing project aids Richmondville storm recovery

    M housing project aids Richmondville storm recovery State and local officials broke ground Thursday for Candlewood Court, a $10 million, 40-unit affordable housing project in Richmondville that is being developed under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Small Project Affordable Rental Construction (SPARC) program to aid the town’s recovery from Hurricane Irene…

  • Mary Elizabeth Field

    Mary Elizabeth Field Mary Elizabeth Field, age 81, passed away on Monday, April 30th, 2018 at Wake Med Hospital in Raleigh, NC. She was born December 31st, 1936 in Morrisville, NY to Glenn and Magdelene Babcock- the youngest of 7 siblings. She graduated from Morrisville High School in 1954…

  • Michael F. “Mitch” Jay Sr.

    Michael F. “Mitch” Jay Sr. NORWOOD – Arrangements for 67 year old Michael F. “Mitch” Jay Sr. are incomplete at this time with the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood. Mr. Jay passed away early Thursday morning at his home surrounded by his family. A complete obituary will be available…

  • George R. “Bob” Burns

    George R. “Bob” Burns RAYMONDVILLE – Funeral Services for 81 year old George R. “Bob” Burns, a resident of 1 Fairlawn Ave, Raymondville, will be held Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Raymondville Methodist Church with Rev. Martha Helmer presiding. Burial will be held in the…

  • Flora Ann White

    Flora Ann White Waddington: Flora Ann White died Wednesday May 30, 2018 at the age of 93, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time with the Phillips Memorial Home in Waddington, NY. Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries Flora Ann White

  • Basil E. Cheney

    Basil E. Cheney Basil E. Cheney, age 90, Parishville, NY passed away May 28, 2018 at his home. Friends may call on Saturday, June 2nd from noon until 2pm at the Garner Funeral Home. There will be a graveside service for both Basil and Norma, immediately following, at the…

  • John W. Graham

    John W. Graham John W. Graham, 70, of Watertown, died Monday, May 28, 2018 in Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown. He was born in Utica, NY March 6, 1948, the son of John H. and Eleanor J. (Humphreys) Graham. He married Mary Louise Pugh July 27, 1974 in Utica, NY.…