THOMAS J. BENSON, 86, of Mahwah, N.J., formerly of Upper Saddle River, N.J. and Darien, CT., died Sept. 29th. Born in Newburgh, N.Y. on Oct. 5, 1926, Tom was raised by their mother, Mary Murphy Benson Lepore. Funeral services in N.J. were handled by Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, Ramsey, N.J. Mass was celebrated Monday, Oct. 7 at Church of the Presentation (Upper Saddle River). Local arrangements overseen by M.B. Clark, Inc. Funeral Home. Internment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26th, at St. Agnes Cemetery in Lake Placid, N.Y. Rev. John Yonkovig will officiate.
AVCS adopts budget
Proposed plan eliminates 5.6 positions through attrition.
Franklin County DA ticked at legislators
Derek Champagne may boot Finney Boulevard plans after computer expert's time called into question.
Councilors concerned about idle properties
Abandoned Plattsburgh units not yet foreclosed on fall into disrepair and affect neighborhoods.
No psychiatrist yet for Essex County program
The Mental Health Clinic is continuing to advertise, citing a general shortage as issue.
Moriah Center Bridge nears completion
Opened in January while unpaved, the span was closed again for continued construction.
PSU grad has new role at college
Sean Dermody named assistant to the vice president for administration.
Daffest set for this weekend
Tupper Lake has challenged Saranac Lake to a race on Daffest Derby Day; dust masks advised.
Essex County receives health grant
Funding will encourage health-promoting environment in schools and workplaces.
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Police Log: April 23, 2014
Keeseville woman charged with unlicensed operation; Saranac woman injured in snowmobile accident; Saranac Lake resident injured in one-car accident.
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