JACQUES - A Mass of Christian Burial for Ida L. Jacques, who passed away Friday, Dec. 21, 2012 at the Meadowbrook Health Care Facility, was concelebrated Thursday, Dec. 27, at 10 a.m. at St. Peter's Church. The Mass was celebrated by Msg. Dennis Duprey, pastor of St. Peters Church. Msg. Joseph Aubin, retired concelebrated the Mass assisted by Deacon Mark Bennett. The Altar server was Gerri Rasco and organist was George Shnob. The pall was placed by her nieces Marcia Corron and Martha Jackson. The Crucifix was placed by Joseph Graziane. The lector was Mark Rasco. The offertory gifts were presented by Jonathan and Jennifer Graziane. The pall bearers were Joseph Graziane, Bill Jackson, Jonathan Graziane and Gary Baker. Interment will be at a later date at St. Peter's Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901, (518) 561-3980 Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Buffalo Wild Wings opens Monday
The new restaurant in Plattsburgh has hired 123 people from throughout the area.
Franklin County okays 5.05 percent levy increase
Franklin County legislators voted 4 to 3 to adopt a nearly $102.7 million budget that includes raises for some non-union members.
Taylor sentencing rescheduled
New date allows more time in court for restitution hearing.
New bookstore opens in Plattsburgh
Lake City Books offers customers a chance to buy, sell or trade books and movies and includes an Internet cafe.
Event kicks off Franklin County marketing effort
Andrew Zvirzdin, political/economic officer from the U.S. Consulate in Montreal, talked about partnering with the county to attract business to the area.
P-R readers react: Cellphone use on airplanes
Press-Republican Facebook readers share their views on cellphone use in the air.
- Community Calendar: Dec. 6, 2013 Check out holiday and other events, along with dinners, meetings and public-access TV.
Of Interest: Dec. 6, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note around the North Country.
Police Log: Dec. 6, 2013
Westport fugitive arrested in Vt.; Dannemora man chaged with prison contraband possession; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession; Four injured in four-car accident; Dickinson Center man injured in accident.
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