Dec 02

Note: The early lineage of the Fonde family is uncertain (as is the Fonda family).  Fonde family records (see excerpt below) indicate that the American progenitor, Andrew Fonde (1765-1833), immigrated from France, settling in Philadelphia in the 1790’s.  The family apparently fled from Italy due to political unrest, possibly during the incursion of Napoleon into […]

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Apr 28

ESS EXTRA!! – Fonda Speedway, Fonda, NY Empire Super Sprints – April 25, 2010 – by Dean Reynolds The “Track of Champions” continues to thrive in Upstate, NY under the promotions of Ric and Laura Lucia and the race directing of Marty Beberwyck. While many tracks are pulling back the reins with the state of […]

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Mar 08

Fonda-Fultonville stops Watervliet for Class B title Hidde leads Braves to first sectional crown since 1970 By Derek Dunning, The Leader-Herald, Posted: March 8, 2010 Glens Falls – The drought is over.  The Fonda-Fultonville boys basketball team downed Watervliet 62-54 in the Section II Class B final at the Glens Falls Civic Center on Sunday […]

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Feb 05

Gotta be “Fonda” the Tigers Wednesday, November 11, 2009 – Herb Smith – Democrat Argus Caruthersville, MO — Something had to give going into Monday night’s second-round playoff game between the Caruthersville Tigers (10-2) and Crystal City (7-5) at Hopke Field.  The Hornets came in averaging 46 points per game in its last four contests, […]

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Jun 30

Raiders’ return never was assumed Published: 6/12/2009 12:00 AM By Joshua Welge | Daily Herald Staff East Peoria, IL – There was Julie Fonda on Thursday morning, driving the Glenbard South team bus on a familiar path to East Peoria. Boy, has it been an interesting ride back. Glenbard South, the lone team returning to […]

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