JOSEPH A. OBERT, 46, of Cusprinie Way, died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at home. He was born June 26, 1967, in Plattsburgh, the son of the late Adelor and Marielle (Bushey) Obert. Calling hours will be 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at Brown Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery. Arrangements are with Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, New York 12901 (518) 561-3980.
Social Services housing detective suggested
Moriah Supervisor Thomas Scozzafava prompted discussion among Essex County Board of Supervisors members, saying many rentals occupied by public-assistance clients are unsafe.
Laurentian eyes PARC property
The company has a purchase option on the former flight-simulator building owned by Plattsburgh Airbase Redevelopment Corp.
IRS: Lawyer hid millions
Stanley Cohen, who tried cases in Franklin County, will be sentenced to federal prison in August.
PSU tackles traffic-safety problem
The Crosswalk Safety Traffic Enforcement Program aims to educate both motorists and pedestrians in the vicinity of SUNY Plattsburgh.
Local makes return one year after Boston Marathon tragedy
Mary Duprey was three blocks away when the first blast rocked Boston.
Questions linger year after Boston Marathon bombs
Rouses Point woman will compete in race again this year.
Essex County names new deputy counsel
Michael Gallant, who held the positions for many years, has retired.
Energy officials promote digging safely
Excavators must dial 811 to check for utility lines near work sites.
Events planned for spring break
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