Obituary: Salka

Emily D. Salka, 22

EMILY D. SALKA BROOKFIELD: Emily D. “Emmy” Salka, 22, of Keith Rd., passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Emmy was born on May 2

0, 1993 in Hamilton, NY, a daughter of John and Erin Earl Salka. She was a graduate […]

Emily Salka Continues Treatment for Brain Cancer

(Brookfield, NY – March 2012) Emily Salka of Brookfield, daughter of John and Erin Salka, continues undergoing treatment to battle an aggressive brain tumor diagnosed in January. After a weeklong trip to MD Anderson Medical Center in Texas, Emily is enduring 100-mile-a-day trips weekdays for treatment at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

Contributions continue to […]

Everyone Should Read ‘Folks, This Ain’t Normal’

To the Editor:

(Brookfield, NY – Nov. 2011) I don’t usually write to the newspaper every time I read a good book, but in this case I felt that I had to. Joel Salatin’s, “Folks, This Ain’t Normal,” is the best book I’ve read in a long time.

I’d say it’s a must-read for anyone […]