Beginning March 2nd, 2020 the Mailing Lists functionality on RootsWeb will be discontinued. Users will no longer be able to send outgoing emails or accept incoming emails. Additionally, administration tools will no longer be available to list administrators and mailing lists will be put into an archival state.
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The Free newspaper database website at www.fultonhistory.com is growing
leaps and bounds! There are over six million scanned, digitized and search
able newspaper pages from all over New York State, ranging in years from
about 1820 to modern times.
This excellent free newspaper website recently received accolades in an
article in the Syracuse Post-Standard newspaper.
The link to the news story is on the Upstate New York Genealogy Blog at
As a side note, the fultonhistory site is now extremely busy and please have
patience, or try it at off hours for a while.