boxing hall of fame

Ray Mancini Visits The Boxing Hall Of Fame
Former Lightweight Champion of the world, Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini, was at the boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota yesterday to promote the release of his new movie "The Good Son," a film about his life and boxing career.
It’s Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend in Canastota (6/6-6/9)
While Wild West FrogFest and Rodeo is celebrating the 25th anniversary next weekend (6/15), the Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota is celebrating their 24 Induction this weekend.  Organizers have announced a long list of boxers, celebrities and bands for the festivities.  Click to see the li…
Canastota Boxing Hero Carmen Basilio Passes Away
Flags at the Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota are at half-mast with the death of Carmen Basilio.  Nicknamed, the "Upstate Onion Farmer," Basilio died at Rochester General Hospital this morning at the age of 85.  A 3-time champion, he was best known for defeating Sugar Ray…
Joe Frazier Was “Smokin'” In South Utica
As you probably know by now, "Smokin'" Joe Frazier died Monday night at age 67, and the boxing world has lost a great heavyweight. What you may not know is that a friend of mine and her family met Joe Frazier years ago in their place of business in South Utica.