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Winter morning Mass cancellation policy created

Father Jim has instituted a weekday morning Mass policy to help worshippers cope with inclement weather. If Utica city schools are closed due to weather concerns, there will be NO 8:30 a.m. morning Mass. That’s only if schools are closed. If schools are delayed, there still will be Mass. You can check local TV and […]

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Teenager Joseph Rizzo aims high in his life

If you’ve ever wondered what the phrase “well-rounded individual” means, take one look at Joseph Rizzo. He loves golf, swimming and the outdoors; plays three musical instruments; is studying Latin and Spanish, and loves math and science in school; is working toward becoming an Eagle Scout; and wants to be neurosurgeon and help people. Not […]

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Sharon Kukowski finds good in people (and animals)

Sharon Kukowski has many loves — pets (she has eight), primitive art, vintage movies, her family and her parish. She’s always looking for the good in everyone and treating everyone with dignity and respect. She learned a lot of that from her parents and family growing up in Utica, and now she passes it along […]