James VanArsdall of West Henrietta caught a record breaking freshwater drum from Irondequoit Bay (Lake Ontario) in Monroe County June 14, 2014, the state Department of Environmental Conservation announced Tuesday.
Venera “Anna” Bonanno, 92, of Fulton, died Monday July 28, 2014 in Seneca Hill Manor.
Mrs. Bonanno was born in Fulton, the daughter of the late Joseph and Angelina (Laspina) Fichera.
Mrs. Bonanno was a volunteer at A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital and at Michaud Residential Health Services, Fulton.
She was predeceased by her husband, Vincent Bonanno in 1998, her daughter, Margaret Knight in 2007, and her brother, Nunzio Ficher in 1993.
Mrs. Bonanno was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her daughters, Barbara (Tom) Grimes of E. Amherst, NY, Teresa (Stephen) Wallenfels of Richland, WA, Susan (Steven) Barber of Lake View, NY; son-in-law George Knight of Utah; sister Mary (Alfred) Stancampiano of Oswego; grandchildren Jeffrey and Christine Barber, Amy and Katie Grimes and Michael Wallenfels; great grandson Henry Wallenfels.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday July 31 from the Sugar Funeral Home, Fulton, and 11:30 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated.
Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday July 30 at the funeral home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.
Contributions may be made to Catholic Charities, Fulton, or University Dialysis Center, 1127 E. Genesee St. Syracuse, NY 13210
Actors from three local theater companies join together for the upcoming production of “Romeo and Juliet” at the CNY Arts Center.
The production opens Aug. 15 and runs through Aug. 24 at the center’s location at 357 State St. and Park Street in Fulton. Continue reading
The state is making it easier to buy tickets for the Great New York State Fair.
For the first time ever, people can buy tickets online to attend the fair, which runs from Aug. 21 to Sept. 1. Continue reading
The Oswego County New Horizons Band and Chorus will present its annual summer community concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8 at the Minetto United Methodist Church. Continue reading
Golfers participating in the 17th Annual St. Luke-Francis Boyce Memorial Charity Tournament could be “one swing away from 20K” thanks to The House Works in Fulton, sponsor of a $20,000 hole-in-one contest. Continue reading
By Leon Archer
I have commented, read that, “grumbled,” about the cost of one of my favorite sports in the past, but from time to time it still rankles me when I run into fishing sticker shock. Continue reading
The Fulton Force elite traveling baseball team started their week on Saturday July 12 with the opening ceremony at the Cooperstown World Baseball Classic. Continue reading