Earle C. Reed

The diverse and distinctive culture of Utica is enriched by many traditions that possess their own legacy. The Boilermaker Road Race, a signature event for the Mohawk Valley and the international running community, is a perfect example. From the Boilermaker’s modest early days more than 40 years ago through decades…
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Generosity Everlasting: The Unexpected Legacy of Martin M. Martin

Most of us would like to leave our mark on the world so that, when we’re gone, our contributions to society live on—and, by extension, so do we. Legacies come in many shapes, and a charitable legacy is perhaps the most selfless of all. It’s an investment with an infinite…
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Sadieann Spear

Utica native Sadieann (Zogby) Spear grew up in a family that was dedicated to giving back to their community. This was driven in large part by her father, Wadih Zogby, who had a passion for helping the local Lebanese community, especially those who arrived in the United States in need….
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