Obituary: Ruth O. Ackley, 87

Ruth Olive (Howard) Conway Ackley, 87

(Onondaga) Ruth Olive Ackley, 87, died at Loretto Nursing Home Feb. 13, 2014, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

Ruth was born at home in Clark’s Hollow, New York, June 24, 1926, to Orliss Bacon and Elsie (Berean) Howard. She received her primary education at Fabius-Pompey Central School […]

County Archives Come Out into the Light

(Wampsville, NY) Madison County celebrated its annual Archives Day Oct. 10; the focus this year celebrated Madison County Railroads.

Items on display included railroad bonds, maps, corporations and court cases involving railroads.

Featured speakers included Dick Palmer of Syracuse, who spoke about Frank Cargill (the last station master of the Lehigh Valley Railroad at Cazenovia […]

Scenes from Chittenango’s Sept. 11 Remembrance

(Chittenango, NY – Sept. 11, 2012) These pictures are scenes of Chittenango’s Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony. (Photos by Stefanie Conway)

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Chittenango Unveils Historical Mural

Staff Photos/Stefanie Conway

Chittenango, NY – July 28, 2012) Chittenango unveiled its newly dedicated historic mural Saturday as part of its bicentennial celebrations this year.

‘The Chittenango Home Companion’ performances were part of the weekend’s events.

Assemblyman Bill Magee (D – Nelson) and Sen. David J. Valesky (D – Oneida) presented a resolution to […]

Conway, Rothrock Exchange Vows

(Chittenango, NY – May 2012) Alison Nicole Conway and Brian Francis Rothrock were married May 19 in an intimate ceremony with immediate family at the gazebo in Stickles Park, Chittenango.

Chittenango Mayor Ronny L. Goeler officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Henry J. and Martha E. Conway of Chittenango and granddaughter of Ruth […]