Working with Parents Whose Children Have Died

By: Dave Roberts: “The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.”-C.G. Jung Human service professionals will inevitably address grief and loss issues with individuals requesting services...

May Almanac ~

By Roger Chambers May Holidays and Observances May 1 May Day / Celtic Beltaine; Law Day; International Labor Day May 2 Rhode Island Independence Day May 5 Cinco de Mayo May 8 Truman Day in Missouri May 10 Confederate Memorial...

Benefit for Jimmy Albison On May 21st

One of our own is sick and needs our help. If you live in Utica you most likely have been entertained by Jimmy Albison-(AKA-Jimmy Brown)-be it at one of the many eateries he worked...

Slaves, Not Immigrants

By Susan Woods I am not ashamed to be a descendant of a people who was enslaved in this country. I esteem them highly and am beyond amazed at the atrocities, humiliation, and unimaginable horrors...

What Would the Peacemaker Do?

By Doug George Kanentiio- Akwesasne Mohawk Bear Clan Over 875 years ago Skennenrahowi, the Peacemaker, brought his instructions to the warring Iroquois in an effort to persuade our ancestors to abandon violence and revenge as...

Judge Joan Shkane: Dispelling myths and confusion about the legal system

By Judge Joan Shkane This is a continuing discussion of Legal Myths and Reality because an informed citizen is always the most successful citizen. MYTH: When a property owner’s land is taken by the government for...

Addiction, Loss and Life The Illusion of Who We Really Are

By Dave Roberts There is a teaching in The Afterlife of Billy Fingers by Annie Kagan that reads: “Life is filled with illusion pretending to be truth.” I found this to be true during my...

Doula Digest: What Does A Doula Do?

By: Noami Starsiak When I started this column I gave a brief picture of what a doula is, today I want to broaden that picture to look at the two categories of doulas - birth...

Phoenix Writer Publishes Book

By Roland Becker As some of you long time Utica Phoenix readers know, I wrote short fiction for the paper for a couple of years. (Let’s define those years) After a couple of years of writing,...

Martha Stewart— Great American Business Woman and Cook

By: Ted Rajchel Voices Of Polonia Background Martha Stewart, an American businesswoman, writer, television personality, and founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, has gained success through a variety of business ventures, publishing broadcasting, merchandising, and e-commerce. She...
- Advertisement -

Recent Posts

Block title

https://www.uticaphoenix.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Hamilton092019-ad.jpg
WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com