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11/15/14 8:00am

Chrystyna Merva Skovira

Chrystyna Merva Skovira, 90, of Owego, New York passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at Robert Packer Hospital.

She was predeceased by her parents, Michael and Mary Merva; her husband, Joseph Francis Skovira; brothers, Michael, William, Raymond, Edward and Joseph; sisters, Mary, Cecilia, Elizabeth and Polly; and grandson, 1st Lieutenant Joseph J. Theinert, United States Army. (more…)

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11/04/14 2:00pm
DONA BERGIN PHOTO

DONA BERGIN PHOTO

Dona Bergin took the photo above at about 5:30 p.m. on the evening before Halloween in Dering Harbor.

It’s her boat, a Herreshoff 12.5. “I had been aboard with two of my sailing students, Connie Fischer and Danielle Hamilton,” Ms Bergin worte to us, “when I surprised them by getting off the boat and letting them sail it without me. A momentous occasion for them, so I used my dinghy to document it and give occasional moral support.’

10/04/14 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Bang-bang play at first during the Over the Hill softball game Sunday. From left, Mike Goodleaf, Kevin Dunning and George Kneeland.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Bang-bang play at first during the Over the Hill softball game Sunday. From left, Mike Goodleaf, Kevin Dunning and George Kneeland.

Powered by two home runs from Ken Lewis, and one each from Ian Weslek and Darrin Binder, plus the complete game pitching of right-hander Gunnar Wissemann on the SALT team, managed by Ed Brown and Skip Tuttle, manhandled the Sweet Tomato’s squad 22-14 at Fiske Field on Sunday. (more…)