MARK B. O'CONNELL, 57, of Standish Road, Saranac, N.Y. died on Wednesday January 16, 2013 at his home. He was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y. on Sept. 2, 1955 the son of Bernard and Thelma (Bessette) O'Connell. Calling will be 1 to 4 p.m. on Monday Jan. 21, 2013 at the Brown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday Jan. 22, at St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh, burial will be in Cadyville Protestant Cemetery later in the year. Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901.
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.
Christmas with soul
The Peru Apple Crate Ensemble is special guest at Sunday's Soulful Christmas Celebration at SUNY.
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