Palmyra resident named director of Laurel House

Jennifer Habecker, of Palmyra, recently was named director of Laurel House, a comfort care home in Newark.

Habecker as a background in finance, marketing and health care. She previously served as general manager of an in-home senior care agency.

She plans to collaborate with other successful facilities in the surrounding areas, work to establish local community outreach and grow important fundraising efforts.


Wolcott soldier joins New York Army National Guard unit

Pvt. Cody Weaver, of Wolcott, recently joined his New York Army National Guard unit during a transition ceremony at Patriot Way Armory in Rochester.

Weaver joined the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 102nd Military Police Battalion after completing Army basic combat and advanced individual trainings.

The ceremony marked his completion of the National Guard Recruit Sustainment program, which provides soldiers with training, lessons and skills to excel at their initial military training.