Embargo or Not, Castro Made a Habit of Visiting NY ? Ask Bumpy the Bookie
One aspect of President Obama's decision to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba involves an easing of travel restrictions. But that never stopped Fidel Castro, who regularly traveled to New York after spending a honeymoon here in 1948. About that honeymoon: it was three months long, featured a lengthy stay at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, and was mostly paid for by his wealthy father-in-law. By ...
Marie T. Scanlon Poprawski, 58
Marie T. Scanlon Poprawski, 56, of Livonia, NY, died Thursday December 18, 2014, in Highland Hospital, Rochester, NY, after a brief illness. Continue reading ?
Frank Barilla, 80
Frank (Francis) Joseph Barilla, 80, of Oswego, passed away on December 7, 2014, after battling a long illness. Continue reading ?
Mary Jane Miller, 73
Mary Jane Miller, 73, of Palermo, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday December 23, 2014, at home surrounded by her family. Continue reading ?
Local family thankful for the gift of blood donations
Endicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A local family is grateful this holiday season for the gift of blood donations.
William Andrew Malone, 50
William A. Malone, 50, of Phoenix, passed away Friday December 19, 2014, at University Hospital in Syracuse. Continue reading ?
What We Don't Know We Don't Know
Have a complaint about uncollected trash or a noisy neighbor?New York City has an app for that.
Disguise Your Turkey Contest Winner Announced
Parents of Special Children, Inc., recently hosted a Disguise Your Turkey contest. People of all ages decorated cardboard turkeys and brought their ?disguised turkeys? to the office so they could ?hide? from all the farmers. Continue reading ?
Ward ?Bud? Shortslef Jr., 92
Ward ?Bud? Shortslef Jr., 92, of Sterling, passed away Thursday December 11, 2014, at St. Luke Health Services in Oswego. Continue reading ?
2400+ Backpacks Custom-Designed for Homeless to Be Distributed throughout New York Area in February 2015
Not-for-profit The CITYPAK Project distributes backpacks to homeless throughout the country, and works with local partners Don?t Walk By, Coalition for the Homeless, Covenant House, Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen, The Relief Bus, and others to reach New York area persons in need. (PRWeb December 05, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12373255.htm