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In Brief: Lakefield Chiefs open PJHL Orr Division championship series Friday against Clarington Eagles - Peterborough ExaminerThursday, March 09, 2017
Deseronto.Ben Bowen scored the lone Petes goal with assists going to Owen Fitzgerald and Graydon Jones.Lewis Brocklehurst took the loss in net for the Petes.Bidgood Memorial Hockey Day Saturday in NorwoodNORWOOD -- The second annual Bidgood Memorial Hockey Day runs Saturday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Asphodel-Norwood Community Centre in Norwood.This tournament honours James Bidgood, a father of three who died Feb. 19, 2015 after his snowmobile was struck by a car.The tournament is organized by Tyler and Dayna Leeper, Seamus McDougall, Steve Walsh, Laura Young and Brooke Bidgood. As with last year's tourney, James's wife Brooke has requested all proceeds to be directed to Camp Kerry Ontario. "Camp Kerry Ontario and all of its warmth and people have been absolutely instrumental in our ability to survive and to thrive as a family. Camp Kerry provides a soft place to land where we feel loved and understood, where we can just be," Brooke Bidgood stated. "James's giving spirit and overflowing heart, his legacy of helping others and paying it forward is a perfect fit. There was no question where our fundraising efforts would be directed."Vehicle draw at March 16 Petes gameTickets are still available for the Peterborough and District Sports Hall of Fame's annual vehicle draw for a choice of a 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan minivan, Dodge Dart sedan or Dodge Journey SUV from Kawartha Chrysler.The draw takes place during the last Peterborough Petes home game of the regular season March 16. The draw is a major fundraiser to help cover the Hall's operating costs and bursaries for local athletes heading to post-secondary education.Secondary prizes include two $500 and 10 $100 draws. The person or business that sells the winning ticket also wins $500.Tickets are $20 and available at the Hall of Fame, Bank of Nova Scotia, all branches, BMO at Lansdowne Place, Peterborough Memorial Centre box office, Champ's Sports Bar, CIBC, all branches, Connelly Muffler, Coyle Tire and Auto in Lakefield, Currie Tire, DJ's Ennismore Pharmacy, Flannigan's Butcher Shop, Lakefield Hastings Legion, Henry's Barber Shop, Hobie's Sports, Kawartha Chrysler, Kawartha Credit Union (Lansdowne Place, Monaghan Rd., Chemong Rd., Keene), Kevin's Barber Shop, King Street Market, Lakeview Bowl, Marty's Barber Shop, Peterborough Petes Store, Peterborough Community Credit Union, Purvey's Fish and Chips, Railway Station Restaurant (Hiawatha), Ricarts Sports Wear, Ricky's All Day Grill, Robert Young Construction, Ron's Variety, Steve's Quik Chek, Sticks Bar and OffTrack Betting and Toronto Dominion Bank, all branches.BASKETBALLOld Timers basketball league resultsHere are the Peterborough Old Timers Basketball league scores for March 5.Game 1Deeth &am...
Obituary: Donald Browning - The Local Ne.ws Friday, February 17, 2017
Jonathan and Maxwell; David N. Browning, also of Mount Pleasant, S.C., and his wife, Rhonda, and granddaughter Katherine.He is also survived by his sister, Ruth N. O’Donnell, of Norwood.Mr. Browning was also predeceased by a sister, Gail Pickering, formerly of Marblehead, and two brothers, Bruce Browning, formerly of Revere Beach, and Brian Browning, formerly of Essex.A memorial funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, March 25, at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Parish, 62 School Street, in Manchester-by-the-Sea.Relatives and friends are respectfully invited.Burial will be private. There will be no visiting hours. Funeral arrangements by Morris Funeral Home, Ipswich.In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Mr. Browning’s name to either St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or to Operation Smile, 3641 Faculty Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA, 23453.Share this:Like this:LikeLoading...Comments commentsLet's block ads! (Why?)...
Robert Flynn, Longtime Mechanic And Machinist, Dies At 81 - Patch.comFriday, February 17, 2017
Margaret, Abigail, Ashley and Michael, and his brother John F. Flynn, Jr. of Maynard. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law, Margaret Santoro of Taunton, Loretta Santoro of Norwood, Jean Santoro of Norton, Massachusetts, and Marie & husband Daniel Bair of Anchorage, Alaska, their families; several cousins, and countless friends.Funeral services will be held from the Duckett-J. S. Waterman & Sons Home of Memorial Tribute, 656 Boston Post Road, Rt. 20, Sudbury, Saturday, Feb. 18, at 9:00 AM followed by a funeral mass at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 160 Concord Rd., Sudbury at 10:00 o'clock. Visitation at the funeral home will be Friday from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Mr. Flynn's name would be appreciated to Buddy Dog Humane Society, Inc., 151 Boston Post Road, Sudbury, MA 01776, or to Emerson Hospital Home Care, 310 Baker Avenue, Concord, MA 01742Information via Duckett Funeral Home of J.S. WatermanLet's block ads! (Why?)...
Carolyn M. Mitchell - WatertownDailyTimes.comThursday, January 19, 2017
Doris Hunt of Potsdam; Letha and Allen Chase of Potsdam; Kay and Edward Ramsay of West Potsdam; and Ann MacAdam of Sacramento, California; her brothers, James K. and Teresa Mitchell of Norwood; Kenneth W. and Tracy Mitchell of Waddington; Mark and Kathleen Mitchell of Halifax, Massachusetts; and Ronald and Geraldine Mitchell of Canton; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Carolyn was predeceased by two sisters, Betty Cox and Alice Mitchell and two brothers, Donald R. and Lawrence H. Mitchell.
Graveside services will be held in the spring in Sanfordville Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are with the Donaldson-Seymour Funeral Home, Potsdam, where memories and condolences may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Potsdam Church of the Nazarene.
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Leon L. Robert - WatertownDailyTimes.comFriday, January 06, 2017
Visitation in Norfolk with Rev. Msgr. John Murphy presiding. Burial will be held in the spring at the Visitation Cemetery, Norfolk. Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood on Thursday, January 5, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Donations may be made to the American Red Cross in Leon’s memory. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.buckfuneralhome.com .
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BRIAN DAVID MUEHLMAN - Burlington County TimesWednesday, March 27, 2019
Brian enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was an avid whitetail deer hunter, traveling throughout United States and Canada hunting with his grandson, Kurt. Brian was a USCG Charter Captain on Lake Ontario for 15 years. His most cherished time was spent with his grandchildren. Survivors include his wife, Gail Krauss Muehlman; his mother and step father, Margaret (Rex) Smith of Wexford; daughter, Candi (Joe) Landles of Evans City; step daughter, Becky Flagler of Pittsburgh; siblings, Connie Federbusch, Laurie (Ron) Mahen, and Mark (Pam) Muehlman, all of Mercer; nine grandchildren, Kurt, Mariah, Rayna, Seth, Brandon, Riley, Connor, Liam, and Nico; and several nieces and nephews. Brian was preceded in death by his father, Paul Muehlman and his brother in law, Oscar Federbusch. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the MARSHALL FUNERAL HOME, 200 Fountain Ave., Ellwood City. Friends will also be received at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the blessing service at 11:30 a.m. Rev. Father Mark Thomas will officiate. Interment will follow in Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Brian's memory may be made to the Steven King Foundation, 621 Street, Jetmore, KS 67854 or Victory Junction, 4500 Adams Way, Randalman, NC 27317. Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh. com.
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Cecile J. Briggs - WatertownDailyTimes.comWednesday, March 27, 2019
Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. There will be no funeral services and burial will be at a later date in Calvary Cemetery, Massena.Cecile was born on November 14, 1933 in Cornwall, Ontario, the daughter of Claude and Bertha (Belanger) Villeneuve. She married Joseph Maugeri Jr. on February 21, 1958. He predeceased her on April 19, 1972. She later married Ivan Briggs on June 20, 1975. He predeceased her in June 2001.She enjoyed playing bingo, traveling and spending time on social media.She is survived by her son Joseph Maugeri III and his wife Becky of Clayville, NY; three grandchildren, Joseph, Benjamin and Matthew Maugeri; a brother, Cyril and wife Sylvia Villeneuve and two sisters, Claudette Lefebvre and Bernadette Good as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters Bernice Sequin and Marie Claire Payette.Arrangements are under the direction of Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. Memories and online condolences may be share with the family at www.PhillipsMemorial.com.
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Clark Davey, 1928-2019: 'The true journalist of journalists' - Ottawa CitizenWednesday, March 27, 2019
He was heartbroken after failing his medical, but an English teacher told him that people would pay him to write. So he enrolled in the first journalism degree course taught at University of Western Ontario, graduating in 1948 and joining the newsroom of the Chatham Daily News.There, he worked under Richard "Dic" Doyle, but moved to Kirkland Lake when the Thomson newspaper chain made him editor-in-chief of the Northern Daily News. His time there was brief, however, as his girlfriend, Joyce Gordon, issued him an ultimatum: Northern Ontario or me. He chose her: they married in September 1952.In the meantime, he joined the newsroom of the Globe and Mail, where his mentor Doyle had been working for a year.As a reporter with the Globe, Davey covered national and international affairs, including the Suez Canal crisis, the St. Lawrence Seaway project and the cancellation of the Avro Arrow program. During the 1957 federal election campaign, he recognized that Tory leader John Diefenbaker was gaining momentum and might actually win, and convinced his editors to allow him to stay with the Chief's campaign for 40 days.
Clark Davey, former publisher of the Montreal Gazette, displaying a mock-up of the paper's new Sunday edition in 1988.
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When Doyle became editor of the Globe in 1963, he chose Davey as his managing editor, and, according to Mills, the two raised the broadsheet's reputation from that of a local paper to a national one. Davey was managing editor for 15 years before joining the Vancouver Sun in 1978. He was publisher there until 1983, when he took over at the Gazette. He was publisher of the Citizen from 1989 to 1993. He was also president and chair of The Canadian Press, and co-founder and president of the Michener Awards Foundation that oversees the country's most prestigious journalism prize."He was the true journalist of journalists," says Kim Kierans, journalism professor at University of King's College in Halifax and Michener Foundation board member. "He told me when I last saw him in November, ‘If we're not providing the encouragement for journalism organizations and journalists within them to do the journalism that matters, then we're in trouble as a democracy.'"He was also a lovely man, smart and sparkling … with incredible enthusiasm for the business and its future."According to Mills, Davey, who in 2002 led a protest on the steps of the Ottawa Citizen after Mills was fired for running an editorial critical of then-prime minister Jean Chrétien, was known as tough and gruff, "but deep down he was a really kind and thoughtful person, and a very good friend who was always fair to people. But if you didn't know him, he could be intimidating."And although he called the shots on the job, it was Joyce who ruled the home roost. According to son Ric, his father only stopped the presses twice - once while at the Globe, when Joyce called him to report that she and Ric thought they had just seen a UFO."That was the kind of pull she had over him," says Ric.Clark Davey is survived by his wife, Joyce; brother Kenneth George; children Ric (Rita Celli), Kevin (Margaret) and Clark Jr. (...