By Ashley M. Casey Members of the North Volney United Methodist Church gathered for a sewing bee Aug. 15 to turn donated pillowcases into dresses for impoverished girls in the Appalachian region of the U.S. More than a dozen participants came together to create about 30 dresses. Appalachia is the southern portion of the Appalachian(…)
A group of 9-year-old to 12-year-old youths from New York City will travel to Central New York later this month, around Aug. 20, for a one-week to 10-day visit. Families and individuals are being sought as hosts. Call 1-800-367-0003 for information.
Vincent J. Savona, 70, of Oswego, died Thursday, May 31, 2012 in Oswego Hospital. Mr. Savona was born in Oswego, the son of the late Joseph and Stella (Azzarelli) Savona. He attended graduate school at UCLA and received his master’s degree from SUNY Oswego in science education. Mr. Savona was a chemistry teacher at Central(…)
Maryann Coleman, 70, of Fulton, died Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at University Hospital following a brief illness. She was born in Fulton and lived most of her life in Fulton. She was a nurse’s assistant for several years at St. Luke Health Services in Oswego. She was predeceased by her parents, Gebo and Marjorie Clark;(…)