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Family members of fallen U.S. Army soldier Jeremiah Monroe encircle a monument in the center of a park dedicated Sunday in Jeremiah’s name, honoring his service to the nation. The new Jeremiah Monroe Veterans Memorial Park, which is to honor all veterans particularly those killed on duty, is located in the hamlet of Adirondack. Photo by Joe Slattery
WARRENSBURG —Facing a large, solemn crowd gathered at the Warrensburg Cemetery, Memorial Day Parade Marshal Bill Lamy stepped to the microphone and talked about the service men and women who gave their lives in the name of freedom. “It is most difficult to adequately express the thanks that we all owe the courageous men and women who have died so that we may be free,” he said. Our nation’s great military heroes are also indebted to these front-line soldiers, he said, including 27 from Warrensburg who gave their lives in the line of duty. “The key to their success was based on the sacrifices made by the 27 soldiers from our town and the sons and
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Trumpeter Austin Hahn and his fellow Warrensburg High School Band members offer a musical selection during Warrensburg’s Memorial Day ceremonies held Monday at the town cemetery. Photo by Thom Randall
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HORICON — With balmy weather prevailing, nearly 300 people gathered Sunday in the hamlet of Adirondack, joining the family of Jeremiah Monroe — who was killed eight months ago in Afghanistan — to dedicate a park in his name. V.F.W. Post 5513 Commander Ron Robert introduced post Chaplain Lou Russo who gave the opening prayer in the ceremony to dedicate the Jeremiah Monroe Veterans Memorial Park. Along with Boy Scout Troop 30 members, Robert led the Pledge of Allegiance and welcomed the many people present to the dedication ceremony for the new memorial. About a year ago the Adirondack Honor Roll was erected in memory of World War II veterans. Now with the new
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2 - ADIRONDACK JOURNAL • WARRENSBURG
SATURDAY June 5, 2010
Second showdown set for Stewart’s store
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WARRENSBURG — For many weeks, the issue of whether or not Stewart’s should be allowed to construct a new convenience store with eight gas pumps on Stewart Farrar Ave. has been debated. Citizens have aired their conflicting views with passion. Some say the relocation is an encroachment into an historic residential district and poses pedestrian safety hazards; others say it’s a progressive, business-friendly change. Next Tuesday at 7 p.m., the issue will go before the Warrensburg Town Planning Board for a formal public hearing. Their decision may result in the uptown neighborhood’s character changing permanently. Stewart’s Shops plans to build the 2,568-square-feet convenience store — about the size of its existing one on lower Main St. — in the middle of the plot that extends from main to Elm Streets off Stewart Farrar Ave. The town board made a controversial decision about two months ago approving a zoning change of a segment of the lot facing Elm Street, from Professional Multi-family to Hamlet Commercial, to allow stores. Opponents of the relocation said the convenience store would be more compatible in Stewart’s present location downtown, which is fully commercial, rather than encroaching into an historic district that includes homes on the National Register of Historic Places, and Richards Library, a stone structure steeped in history. Other concerns have been traffic snarls, reduced property values, and safety of school children who regularly walk to school nearby. Noted local entrepreneur Mike Morey of Champlain Stone has suggested the plot be developed into a town park instead of used for a busy convenience store. Town officials have cited their fears that if denied their favored Stewart Farrar site, Stewart’s might relocate their store across the town line, reducing the local tax base.
daughters of every small community across our country who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the quest for freedom and peace,” he said. The nature of this sacrifice becomes very clear when we we personally know a soldier who was killed while on duty, Lamy said, recalling particularly Fred Flynn and Clark Barlow, young Warrensburg men who were killed in Vietnam. “They left home as boys to serve our country, under the stress of combat they much too quickly grew to be men, and they left this life much too young,” he said. Lamy said he, as a 10-year-old boy, looked up to Clark Barlow who at the time was a successful high school wrestler. “Clark was a star athlete with a chiseled body,” Lamy recalled. “He went to Vietnam and returned home to the sound of Taps,” Lamy said. “I played baseball and soccer with Freddy Flynn — he was the life of his class and Warrensburg High in the mid-1960s — his smile and laugh were contagious.” Lamy noted Flynn died in October 1968. “It’s been 42 years, but Fred’s family and friends still remember when he returned home to the sound of Taps.” For Lamy’s 20-plus years as Parade Marshal, he said that on each Memorial Day, he has experienced poignant thoughts of the soldiers who’ve sacrificed their lives. “For over 20 years, I’ve entered this cemetery with a lump in my throat and my eyes watering,” he said. Local American Legion Post 446 Commander Carson Parker, emcee for the ceremony, solemnly recited a list of those veterans from the Warrensburg-Thurman area who died during the past year. Those that Parker memorialized were: Raymond Needham, Clifford Parsons, John Flynn, Doug Potter, Thomas Ryan, Raymond Koch, Hulbert Frazier, Bryon Paynter Sr., Joseph Ryan, Cliff Belden, Lloyd Dingman Jr., Howard Combs, Robert “Toby” Hastings, Richard Lang, Robert Decker, John Cooper, Harold Moon, Mary Harris, and John Roob. Parker also paid tribute to Memorial Day Parade Grand Marshal Art Brown, 92, who served in the U.S. Army during World War II. In this year ’s parade, he had ridden in the procession in Jack Toney’s 1980 Thunderbird convertible alongside his wife Vera, a long-time teacher at Warrensburg Elementary. Recalling Art Brown’s shoe repair shop on Main St., Parker said “There you’d sure get good service, and a good visit as well,” recalling Brown’s propensity to philosophize. Richard Leonard, Pastor of the Warrensburg Free Methodist Church, offered the ceremonial invocation, advising that citizens should honor those who sacrificed their lives by leading honorable lives themselves.
Fifty-Plus Club seeks Cape Cod reservations WARRENSBURG — The Warrensburg 50 + Club still has openings available for its trip to Cape Cod scheduled for June 21 to June 25. The cost is $444 per person double occupancy and an additional $99 for single occupancy. The trip includes five days of activities and four nights lodging, as well as four breakfasts and four dinners, including a New England lobster dinner. Activities include evening entertainment, a Hyannis harbor cruise, escorted tours of Hyannis, Sandwich, Boston and Quincy Market, as well as tours of Provincetown and Plymouth Rock. Bus transportation is included. Make reservations as soon as possible by calling Jo Pereira at 623-3428 or Helen at 792-3200.
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A contingent of local Boy Scouts in full dress, led by their color guard, offered the Pledge of Allegiance. Participating in placing a ceremonial wreath at the war memorial were Kirsten Rogers, Robbie Hall, Sharon LaGoy and Mary Kenyon — all members of local veterans organizations. Following the playing of Taps, veterans discharging their guns in a salute were Ray Hensler, John Cronkite, Alex Greenmier and Ricky Fish. The crowd, which numbered in the hundreds, held hands for a vocal rendition of God Bless America sung in classic operatic style by Jim Corriveau, vocal director at Warrensburg High School. The parade included firefighters from Warrensburg in their full formal dress, bearing chromed axes. Members of Emergency Medical squads from Warrensburg and Thurman were included in the procession, along with firefighters from Thurman, and sports teams and scouts from both communities.
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riday, the Warrensburgh Riverfront Farmers’ Market opened for its 2010 season, and the event was well-attended. People drove from a wide region to browse and purchase the produce and other offerings grown and crafted in Warrensburg, Thurman and the Adirondacks. Every Friday until mid-October, the market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. The market is held in the town park on the southwestern bank of the Schroon River across from Curtis Lumber on Rte. 418, or River Street. The market is a "producer only" outlet that features fresh locally grown produce, wine, maple products, honey, gourmet cheeses, herbs, natural meats, specialty plants and handcrafted soaps. Several new vendors this year include Crown Point Bread Co. offering their artisan breads and pastries, Aaron and Minnie Nason of Stony Creek with their organic produce, and Sugarloaf Farm with their aged raw-milk cheese. Market organizer Teresa Whalen said that she was pleased with the attendance and the new offerings. “It was a picture-perfect day and everyone enjoyed the experience,” she said.
Student artwork to be displayed Starting June 7, students of Warrensburg High School will be showcasing their artwork at the Riverside Gallery in a rotating exhibition. Starting off the series is an exhibit by members of the WCS Senior Class. A reception will be held June 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. for the young artists, and light refreshments will be served. All are invited to attend. The gallery is located at 2 Elm St. in Warrensburg, next to the bridge that carries Rte. 418 across the Schroon River.
Local Museum now seeking guides The Warrensburgh Museum of local history is seeking volunteers to serve as guides during its expanded summer hours. No experience is necessary for the position, except for enthusiasm toward local history. Volunteers may serve as little as two hours a month. A brief training session and guides handbook will be provided. Visit the museum during open hours, 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and Sundays or call museum director Steve Parisi at 623-2207. Volunteers are also sought for duties in collection management and property maintenance. The current exhibit, 50 years of Warrensburg High School Sports, will be on display through June 6. The next exhibition will focus on photos of Warrensburgh factory and mill workers. The entrance to the museum, fully handicapped accessible, is at the rear of 27564 Main St. — the V.F.W. building. Both electric and manual wheel chairs are available. Admission is always free.
Restaurants to offer special pricing During the week of June 20 through 26, some restaurants in the area will be offering special discounts in observance of the annual Restaurant Week promoted by the Lake George Chamber of Commerce. This year, the venues will be offering a three-course meal for $17.57, which represents a significant year in local history. Participating eateries include the Algonquin Restaurant, Adirondack Pub & Brewery, Barnsider Smokehouse, Boardwalk Restaurant, Christie’s on the Lake, Dunham’s Bay Re-
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Perennial Plant Sale planned The Lake George Community Garden Club will hold its annual perennial plant sale on the grounds of the St. James Episcopal Church, 172 Ottawa St. in Lake George Village Saturday June 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hundreds of perennial plants for both sunny and shady gardens will be on sale. Fruit, vegetable and herb plants will also be offered, and members of the garden club will be available to answer gardening questions. This annual event is a great opportunity for all those interested in gardening to purchase plants at reasonable prices. Proceeds from the plant sale benefit the community service projects of the club.
Chamber celebrates Citizens of the Year The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce will be honoring the members and leaders of the Warrensburg Historical Society as the Chamber ’s 2010 Citizens of the Year at a banquet coming up this month. The tribute dinner will be held Friday June 18 at Grace's Restaurant in uptown Warrensburg. The cost of the dinner is $25, accompanied by a cash bar — cocktails and hors d'ouevres will be served beginning at 6 p.m. Dinner choices are Chicken Giovanni, New Orleans Sole or Tilapia, sirloin steak or vegetarian linguini with fresh vegetables. For reservations, contact the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce at 623-2161 no later than June 11.
Chamber’s Craft Fair is approaching For a quarter century, during one weekend in early July lawns along Main Street are filled with artisans displaying their wares, and this year is no exception. The Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 25th annual Arts & Crafts Festival on July 10 & 11, and all are invited to plan on attending, or display their creations. For an application to be a vendor, contact the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce at 623-2161 or obtain an application online at www.WarrensburgChamber.Com
Your news is important — contact me! Please keep your news coming. If you know of a news tip or a community event approaching, contact me. As always, I need your news. I would like to dedicate the June issues of the Journal to the graduates. If you or a relative is graduating from college or a trade school, send me their name and brief details. Feel free to contact me at 623-9744. Please note that I have temporarily suspended my email address, which was hijacked again by criminals soliciting money supposedly on my behalf. If any of you got one of these fraudulent e-mails, do not send them money! I am not stranded in London!
Ashe’s Hotel plans Bike Week events WARRENSBURG — Ashe’s Hotel, a famed, historic roadside tavern in uptown Warrensburg, will be celebrating nine days of activities from June 4 through 12 in conjunction with Warrensburg Bike Week. Ashe’s first annual Bike Week & Summer Kickoff Party will be centered in two main events, although their outdoor bar and barbecue will be open daily at the tavern over the entire span of nine days, and live entertainment will be offered each day. The first special event will be an all-day outdoor concert Sunday June 6 starting at noon, featuring the rock’n roll band Chained Lightning. Then at 4 p.m. is the ever-popular group the Refrigerators in a feature performance with their 10-piece band. The proceeds of the gate — admission is a minimum of $5 — goes to Ashe’s scholarship fund for children of veterans...administered through the local VFW post. “This is our biggest event ever —we’re in uncharted territory with this,” Ashe’s co-owner Hal Raven said Tuesday. Then on June 11 is another concert featuring two acts. Opening the show at 3 p.m. is the group Finger Diddle followed at 6 p.m. by the Electric City Horns. This is also a benefit, charity performance. Raven said the event is going to be a big, festive dance party, as he is arranging for an outdoor stage and dance floor, both under a big open tent. “This will be occurring regardless of weather, rain or shine,” Raven said.
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4 - ADIRONDACK JOURNAL • THURMAN / BOLTON LANDING
SATURDAY June 5, 2010
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hat makes a small community like Thurman so very special? Answer this question and write it up for the John Thurman Historical Society publication, The Quarterly. Society members want others to hear your opinions on the attributes and advantages of growing up here, and the details of what makes small-town life more rewarding than living in a city or village. Only a few words or more from some of our readers will help the historical society in preparing an article. Whether it’s merely the opportunity to see a turtle acrossing the highway, or hear the many woodland birds singing, or listening to the chorus of toads in the spring, all your observations will be appreciated. Send your thoughts to 168 Garnet Lake Road, Warrensburg, NY, 12885.
Community sale drew many from afar Thurman’s Townwide Sale on May 14 through 16 saw many visitors and shoppers coming in from several states and far-away towns. People were very happy to find such a variety of sale items and commented on how friendly the residents were. Many here who set up sales were very pleased with the results, and were glad that they had been included on the maps. The Sale committee expresses thanks everyone who stepped in to help.
Donations intercepted by town government? A reader called in a question this week: If someone sends in a donation to a specific local organization, like the fire compan,. the emergency squad, the town sale committee, or even the cemetery fund, who gets the contribution? Too many rumors are floating around that insinuate that the town is holding all funds. The next town board meeting is on Tuesday June 15, this would be the place to get your concerns out in the open. (Editor’s Note: If money is sent in to an independent organization -- and all these groups have charters independent of town government, then it is the agency that administers the donations, not the town. The town government, however, has withheld its traditional payment to the Thurman Emergency Medical Services pending its full financial disclosures.)
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Birthdays to remember this week are those of Leon Galusha, Joey Castro, and Buddy Fish on June 6; Leah Sumner, Brett Pasco, and Lennie Shaw on June 7; Betty Clayfield, Shirley Ainsworth, April Russell and Lillian Reed on June 8; Darlene Castro, Ken Cameron, Deidra Peters, Derek Deloria and Jake Wilde on June 9; Lindsay Wood on June 10; and Ted Baker on June 11. Happy Anniversary wishes go out to Jim and Joan Murphy, 52 years; to Paula and Russ Hubert, 41 years on June 7; and to Brian and Diane Angell, 22 years on June 11.
Ackley family appreciates response and support Chrissy Ackley expressed her appreciation this week to the members of the Thurman emergency squad for their fast and compassionate service and to all of the Ackleys’ good neighbors who stepped in to helped during Ken Ackley’s recent hospital stay. Special goes appreciation to Daryl Tucker for the rides to and from the hospital, and to neighbor Shantel who has accomplished so many kind things, including bringing meals, cleaning, and just being there when needed, Chrissy Ackley said. Thanks also go to all the townspeople who have called and offered help or kind thoughts, she said.
Personal notes A baby shower was held Saturday May 15 at the Mud Street home of Chrystal and Gary Murray for Terri and Jonathan Murray of Glens Falls. Friends and family members attended from near and far and many nice gifts were received for the expected arrival. Sympathy from the community is out to the family of Irene Lamphier who passed away on Thursday May 20 at her home. Condolences also go out to the family of Hial Hall III who passed away this week. Get well wishes are out to Elmer Buyce, Ken Ackley, Iva Hall, Joe Mosher, Don Vopleus and Tammy Winslow. Valerie Smarro of Indiana was recently a visitor in the area and helped her mom celebrate her April 18 birthday and also took her out to luncheon for Mother ’s Day. They were accompanied by her brother Jim and they enjoyed lots of family time at the River Road home of her mom, Bert Wilde.
Farmers’ Market to welcome Americaders On Wednesday June 9 from noon to 6 p.m., the Thurman Station Farmers’ Market will welcome Americade motorcycle rally attendees with special events. Farmers’ Market organizers have planned live entertainment, special activities and prizes for the afternoon, and as
historian Karl Crannel accompanied by Bolton Town Historian Ted Caldwell. Box lunches will be provided. The bus, provided by The Sagamore Resort, will be leaving the library at 9 a.m. and returning about 4 p.m. Moderate walking is required on the trip. The tour donation of $45 will go to support the mission of the Bolton Free Library. Reservations and information are available at the library at 644-2233.
Bolton seniors to welcome back snowbirds AT noon on Wednesday June 16, the Bolton Seniors club will welcome back their snowbird members in a luncheon at the Lakeside Lodge. Also, eleven members whose birthday date ends with a zero or five will receive a special recognition. The menu includes a choice of five sandwich items from the Lakeside menu, birthday cake. The cost including tax and tip is $15 for members. Contact Pat Merchant at 644-9359 or Lorraine Lefeve at 644-9247 to make a reservation. All reservations must be made by Friday June 12. Please note that on Tuesday June 8, the Bolton Seniors club will hold a tour of the Bixby Estate led by local history enthusiast Ted Caldwell. The rain date is Thursday June 10. For the tour, participants will be meeting at the Bolton Senior Center at 9:45 a.m. Following the tour, the group will return to the center for lunch, which will feature submarine sandwiches purchased from Dave’s Deli. The cost is $2. Any resident 55 years or older is invited to take part in all meetings and activities of the Bolton Seniors. A proposed change to bylaws of the group may lower the minimum eligibility age from 55 to 50.
always, there will be free admission to the event. The market will have vegetables, eggs, baked goods and crafts for sale as they do each Wednesday through summer.
Over the fence A gripe was called in this week, warning fellow Thurmanites who have intentions to be good neighbors but may trust too much. The caller reported that a man stopped by a local home and asked for a bit of gas because he had run out on his way to town, and the good neighbor “loaned” what little he had. The man said he was going to bring some back — but that was two weeks ago. The tax collector position will listed be on the November ballot, which is the only position open in Thurman. Those who wish to run for this office can start on June 8 gathering signatures on petitions. Call 761-6459 for details.
Attention teens and new neighbors Teenagers who will celebrate their 18th birthday by Election Day in November should call for a voter registration form to fill out and have it ready to mail before Nov. 1. Also, any newcomers to Thurman will want to register here to vote. Those seeking to register or report an address change should call 761-6459 to make arrangements to fill our a form, available from the Warren County Board of Elections.
Registration for summer recreation program All children who plan on attending Thurman’s summer recreation program, which begins July 6, can pre-register June 28 at the town youth building. Program directors and teen assistants will be attending a Red Cross CPR course on June 27. For details, call 6239649.
Activities, events set in Thurman The board of directors of the Thurman Emergency Squad will be meeting at 7 p.m. Sunday June 6 in the squad building on High St. Those with questions may call 6239649 or 623-9014. The Thurman Volunteer Fire Co. will meet on Monday June 7 at 7 p.m. at the Athol fire house. Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer can stop by and check out the steps to become a firefighter. The Southern Adirondack Four-Wheeler Club meets at 7 p.m. Friday June 11 in the Thurman Town Hall. Meetings are open to the public. For details, call 623-2007. The Senior bus travels Friday June 11 to Glens Falls. All those who would like to go for some fun shopping or medical appointments, call Laura by Wednesday at 623-9281.
Methodist Church slates Bible story Storyteller Hannah Shively will present her animated dramatized story "The Hat" on Sunday June 6 at the 9 a.m. worship service of the Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 19 Stewart Ave., Bolton Landing. In "The Hat," the audience will meet Joshua as a boy and as an adult and see how he comes to realize that there is something which is never lost but gained, when folks learn to give what they love away. Shively’s program has been appreciated by churches and groups from Maine to Florida with great acclaim, church officials said. The storytelling will be accompanied by two videos.
Tennis racquets sought for local youth The Bolton Town Recreation Department is seeking tennis racquets for the free youth tennis lessons offered during the summer. Youth sizes are preferred, but adult sizes will be appreciated too, program officials said. To donate, contact Michelle at 928-3176 or drop the racquets off at the Recreation Center Tuesday through Friday from 3 to 6 p.m.
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Americade is back with new offerings By Thom Randall firstname.lastname@example.org LAKE GEORGE — Tens of thousands of motorcyclists will be rolling into the region this week to enjoy the varied activities of Americade, considered the world’s premier touring motorcycle rally. Whether it’s browsing for bike accessories, examining manufacturers’ prototypes, test-driving new models, taking a guided two-wheeled tour into the mountains, or socializing with long-time Americade buddies, motorcyclists will be undoubtedly enjoying the six-day event that is now legendary after several decades of success. This year ’s edition of the world’s largest and most renowned rally of its kind, features a full slate of events, new vendors and a new motorcycle brand represented, event founder Bill Dutcher said. “Once again, we’re going to give these two-wheeled visitors the best time of their lives,” he said. Activities include workshops, demo rides, cruises, excursions, entertainment, concerts, contests, scavenger hunts, equipment clinics — you name it. One main focus of Americade is its TourExpo trade show, the world’s largest marketplace for touring, sport-touring, cruiser products & services. It will again be housed in part at the Lake George Forum — which has reopened for 2010 —
Elvis From page 1 Thursday June 3 with opening ceremonies in Shepard Park with a lineup of tribute artists performing classic Elvis tunes. For more information, a schedule of events and tickets, visit LakeGeorgeElvisFest.com, or call 681-7452, event promoter Jason Sherry said. “We’re really excited to be back at the Lake George Forum, and we know everyone will have a fabulous time,” he said.
as well as the Million Dollar Beach parking lot. New this year is a lineup of themed cruises, representing a Hawaiian Luau, the King of Rock, the Country Hoedown boat or a Mardi Gras cruise complete with a zydeco band. They all include themed music, costumes and entertainment, Americade officials said. New sponsored activities include horseback riding, whitewater rafting and hot-air ballooning, Dutcher said. Also new is the participation of Royal Enfield Motorcycles, a fabled brand from Great Britain. Dutcher said Americade has seen almost as many advance reservations this year as in the past, despite the recent economic turbulence. He said his staff has been promoting and marketing more aggressively than ever to keep the attendance robust. He said the gate will depend on the weather. “We’re hoping for weather as good as last year,” he said, noting that Americade Week 2009 was the best weather of the season. “We know we have a tough act to live up to.”
Caldwell Church to host Americade breakfast LAKE GEORGE — Caldwell Presbyterian Church is again hosting its 13th annual series of Big Breakfasts during Americade Week. The breakfasts will be held from 6:30 am to 10 a.m. daily from Wednesday June 9 through Saturday June 12 at the church, located at 71 Montcalm St. The menu includes scrambled eggs, sausage and bacon, pancakes, English muffins, bagels, juice, coffee or tea. Cost for the breakfast is $6.50. For details, call the church office at 668-2613 or 668-4245.
Man drowns in Lake George after canoe capsizes LAKE GEORGE — An Albany man drowned Monday not far from shore in Lake George when a canoe he was paddling was capsized by the wake of a passing powerboat, police said. Stephen T. Canaday, 49, was pulled up from the lakebottom at about 2:40 p.m. not far from shore near Sun Castle Resort, and efforts to resuscitate him were unsuccessful, authorities said. He apparently died after being transported to Glens Falls Hospital, they said. The resort is north of Lake George Village off state Rte. 9N. Canaday and Steven Zaccari, 42, Latham, had just left Tea Island and paddled about 35 feet from shore when their 15foot canoe was capsized, according to a preliminary investigation conducted by the Warren County Sheriff ’s Office. Zaccari swam to shore when he realized Canaday had not, and he immediately returned to the area where their canoe had overturned, the law officers concluded. Zaccari located Canaday on the lake bottom in about 12 feet of water, police said. He was able to summon occupants of a passing motorboat, and they called 911. Lake George Park Commission Sergeant Cindy Dalappa was first on the scene, and she pull Canaday up from the lake bottom, police said. She was assisted in loading Canaday onto her vessel by responding boaters, law officers, and fire and rescue personnel. Attempts at resuscitation were made at the scene and during transport to the Glens Falls Hospital by Lake George Emergency Medical Responders. Canaday was later pronounced dead at Glens Falls Hospital. Canaday and Zaccari were not wearing life preservers when their canoe capsized, but they did have them aboard, police said. Investigation into the incident is continuing, authorities said.
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•100 Years Ago – June, 1910• Heavy rains affect farming, electric service
e have had heavy rains for several days and the brooks and ponds are all full to overflowing. What garden crops aren’t drowned are doing well. “The hay crop from the old meadows will be light in spite of the rains,“ says Lewis Thomson, of Warrensburgh, one of the largest individual holders of farm properties in northern New York. We are sure, however, to have water to run the electric lights all this season. During the recent heavy thunderstorms, one of the Warrensburgh Electric Company’s transformers on River Street burned out at about 11 p.m., leaving the town in the dark.
Great balls of fire In a thunderstorm June 15, 1910, lightening struck Seth Alden’s house (now the store house at the bottom of Alden Avenue once owned by editor Robert Hall), tore off a curtain in one of the rooms, then the bolt zig-zagged down cellar and out through the kitchen, where Seth and Julia Burke Alden were both severely shocked. (Note: This indoor phenomenon is called “ball lightening.” Back in colonial times, it was thought to be the manifestation of the Devil.) Another bolt burned out the fuses in the motive power at the Woolen Mill (now 18 Milton Avenue lot) and destroyed two of the electric light company’s transformers, one near James Stewart’s residence (which long ago stood in what is now Lizzie Keays’ parking lot) and the other in front of R.D. Baker ’s store in Lewisville (River Street).
Woolen Mill thrives D.W. Hayes, purchasing agent for E.W. Edwards & Sons department store at Syracuse, was in Warrensburgh recently on business, principally to purchase 4,000 pairs of men’s wool pants from the Woolen Mill. Manager Milton N. Eldridge and sales agent E.C. Austin entertained Mr. Hayes at the Viele Pond Clubhouse June 21, 1910. Berry W. Woodward and Byron Harrington were also members of the party.
(The Woolen Mill was on the lot on Milton Ave. where Tioga Construction Co. now has their equipment stored in preparation of building a new Woolen Mill bridge. The Viele Pond Club was a camp located on the summit of Harrington Hill.)
Fishing trip ends in disaster Mrs. James H. Wilsey, who with her husband conducts the Pinegrove farmhouse, eight miles north of Warrensburgh, and her guest, Mrs. Fred G. Stewart of Philadelphia, decided to go fishing in Tripp Pond adjoining the Wilsey farm. The ladies put out in the Wilsey row boat and 20 feet from shore they attempted to change places in the boat. The boat overturned and threw both of them into about 11 feet of water. Their cries for help brought Mr. Stewart and John Tennyson running from the Wilsey barn on the main road and they had to go around to the end of the pond to get the Tennyson boat to put out in. There were no oars to be found and they ripped off a seat to make a paddle. Mrs. Wilsey had gone down twice but managed to cling to the overturned boat. Mrs. Stewart was still in the water and was towed ashore by the rescuers. The ladies feel very fortunate to have escaped drowning.
Lady found badly injured Mrs. George W. Howland of Ketchum’s Corners fell down stairs while carrying a lighted lamp. The breaking of the chimney nearly severed her ear and she was rendered unconscious. The fire burned itself out after a time. The woman is suffering from shock and loss of blood. She was found an hour after the accident by the neighbors.
Uninvited Guest A fine deer was seen near the residence of J.Q. Adams in Knowelhurst (near Stony Creek) one morning recently. They get more shy as soon as the hunters get after them. (Note…Recently, around sunset I drove into my dooryard on Milton Avenue and found a deer grazing on my lawn. We looked wearily at each other for five minutes and
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Deaths in the news Clayton L. Everts, 41, of Warrensburgh, died Saturday morning, May 21, 1910 of a complication of diseases. He leaves a widow, a brother, Watson Everts of Athol and a sister, Mrs. Fred J. Hayes of Warrensburgh. Theodore F. Dingman, 30, the son of Bradford Dingman, died Friday, May 27, 1910 in Glens Falls where he moved only two months ago from Warrensburgh. He leaves a widow. Burial was in the Warrensburgh Cemetery in a heavy downpour of rain. Henry Middleton, 84, died June 4, 1910 at his home in Olmstedville. He is survived by a widow and six daughters. Mrs. Harriet Pratt, 52, of Horicon Avenue, died June 14, 1910 of diabetes at her home in Warrensburgh. In Knowelhurst, Mrs. Charles Swanson has put up a fine granite monument for her husband in the Van Auken Cemetery. Schuyler Glassbrook has also put up a fine one for his father, Alexander Glassbrook in the Glassbrook Cemetery.
Corrections Because of computer difficulties there were mistakes in the May 22, column. Sisters, Mrs. F.R. Saville and Daisy Langworthy, of Warrensburg, were in Downey, Ca. on May 8, 1910, at the deathbed of their aunt, Alma Bennett. North Country legend “Uncle Mart Moody” was stricken with paralysis at Big Moose Lake. It was Seneca Ray Stoddard, of Glens Falls, not Moody, who was getting ready to publish his 40 edition of his Adirondack Guide, “The Adirondack Illustrated.” A while back I wrote that Emerald and Pearl Pasco were the children of Alexander Pasco. Actually, Pearl was Emerald’s daughter. Thanks go to the readers who called. Readers are welcome to contact Adirondack Journal correspondent Jean Hadden at email@example.com or 623-2210
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Budget woes crimps Adk. road maintenance By Chris Morris
SATURDAY June 5, 2010
Rugge: We’re committed to Warrensburg’s future To the editor: While many of my Warrensburg patients have expressed support for Hudson Headwaters’ plan to sell property to Stewart’s, I have also heard and understand the concerns of others. Hudson Headwaters’ goal in selling this property is twofold. First, we hope to raise money for improvements to the Warrensburg Health Center. Second, we hope to convey the property to a responsible party, which we believe Stewart’s to be. Hudson Headwaters’ ownership of the land on Stewart Farrar dates back 20 years when we acquired the former U.S. Post Office building; later we bought the adjacent lot that borders Main Street. Our plan was to build a second health facility in Warrensburg as we seemed to be landlocked at the Health Center and were pressed for space. Our ideas for the future changed when we were able to secure and renovate Engle’s Department Store which now houses House Calls Pharmacy and our dental center. Then came the conversion of Charlie’s shoe store into our Network training center. I’m glad to say these moves caused no controversy at all! Everyone at Hudson Headwaters is proud of the partnership we have with this community. With Warrensburg’s support, the health center and the whole Network have grown and grown. Forty-five thousand annual patient visits and 125 employees in Warrensburg alone represent a great start, but there is still more need and we want to meet it. We want the Warrensburg Health Center to continue to grow as the hub and referral center for our entire North Country service area. The sale of our property to Stewart’s will help make this possible. Without question, there are people who passionately believe that the move by Stewart’s would hurt the look of downtown and create too much traffic for this location. I count many of them as my patients and my friends. Others — who are also my patients and my friends — think new business would be good for the town and its tax base. I for one look forward to seeing the proceeds from a nowempty lot make the Warrensburg Health Center an even bigger success. Most of all, however, I want any health center expansion to be part of a strong future for the community. John Rugge, M.D. Founder HHHN and Warrensburg/Chester health centers
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To the editor: After careful study of documents relating to the environmental review process for the rezoning of the plot at Stewart Farrar Ave. between Elm and Main streets and relocation of Stewart’s there, one has to conclude that so many errors have been made that the review has been fatally flawed, must already be null and void, and will have to go back to square one. Hudson Headwaters Health Network submitted their rezoning request last January using the wrong environmental assessment form. Stewart’s submitted their application in February. Despite advice from the town attorney that the two actions must be combined for review because they are in the historic district, the town board proceeded to handle them as separate actions throughout the review process. The rezoning petition, by itself, was referred to the town and county planning boards for their March meetings. Both of those boards stated explicitly that they were dealing only with the rezoning. The town board in February scheduled and rescheduled a public hearing, both times solely for the rezoning facet of the issue. At that hearing, held on March 16, the town attorney told the board that the hearing was for the zoning change. The supervisor asked the public to “keep your topic to the zone change.” Following an environmental review (SEQR) at that meeting, the town board issued a “negative declaration” for the rezoning only, i.e., they determined there were no significant adverse environmental impacts. The attorney reminded them again that this was only for the rezoning. In May, Stewart’s proposal was submitted separately to the Warren County planning board. All this separating (segmentation) of the two parts of the overall action violates the rules of the State Environmental Quality Review Act. The town’s review of HHHN’s rezoning application was conducted by filling out Stewart’s construction application, not an application by HHHN. Site plan review of Stewart’s application by the planning board has been scheduled for June 8, but Stewart’s application has not yet gone through the state environmental review process (SEQR), and that must be done prior to site plan review, and by the same board that did it for the rezoning, and at the same time. It can’t be segmented at different times between different boards. Paul Weick Warrensburg (Editor’s Note: Contacted to verify this letter, Paul added a few points — that several of the entries on the rezoning SEQR were either incorrect or blank, including whether large amounts of gasoline would be stored in-ground at the site. He also said the DOT traffic study cited by the town boards was cursory, and didn’t take into account that traffic patterns would likely change dramatically once the store was launched and the Milton St. bridge is reopened. He predicted that if the store is approved, after the bridge is reopened a high volume of commuters would be cutting through the residential, historic Elm. St./Library Ave. neighborhood to get to Stewart’s for a morning fill-up and their morning coffee on their way to work.)
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Co-op pledges to cut fuel bills for members WARRENSBURG — A new cooperative purchasing operation based in the Capital District has now expanded into the Warrensburg-Lake George region. Galway Co-op is now seeking customers in northern Warren County, and they are pledging the lowest possible prices for propane, trash removal and by later this year, heating fuel. Co-op founder Michael Casadei cited instances in which Co-op members routinely purchase propane at 20 to 25 percent off prevailing prices, and in some cases, 70 to 75 percent lower. “The bottom line is, with our membership we have a twomillion-gallon buying power per year for propane, so we can offer a significantly lower price,” he said. Homeowners and businesses join for an annual administrative fee of $35, then get the advantage of buying fuel at the lowest possible mark-up from wholesale prices, he said. Galway Co-op prices aren’t illusory promotional prices that jump upward after an initial period, he said. Also, the Co-op has low, competitive rates for service, he said. In addition, the co-op offers protection against prices that jump without reason, he said, citing propane providers in the area that boost prices to whatever they think they can get out of particular customers — a practice that has been in-
vestigated by area news organizations, Casadei said. “Propane prices can be all over the board,” he said. “Propane providers can charge whatever they want whenever they want, and they don’t have to give you a reason why.” In contrast, Galway Co-op publicizes the prevailing wholesale and retail prices of propane to keep their customers properly informed about price fluctuations, he said. The co-op also offers to their members a 30 percent discount off list price for trash removal through County Waste in the firm’s service territory. Casadei is now negotiating a partnership with a fuel oil supplier for delivery of heating fuel at discount rates. Also, he is looking towards offering discount electricity, food and other essential services through cooperative buying. The Galway Co-op was founded by Casadei and a group of neighbors in Galway who sought to boost their buying power. The co-op grew from an initial 16 members and when they told their friends and co-workers, the co-op grew dramatically. It now has nearly 3,000 members, Casadei said. Cutting fuel costs is not the only benefits provided by Galway Co-op. The group donates 10 percent of its profit to charities, and this has amounted to many thousands of dollars to community-service groups, including money to
groups that combat illnesses and conditions like breast cancer and autism, and towards local emergency service groups, like fire companies. “This is a win-win situation,” Casadei said. “People are going to be saving a lot of money while charities benefit.” In northern Warren County, Casadei plans initially to donate money to local food pantries, considering that need for such basics has grown so much in the last 18 months, he said. That sum might be as much as $5,000, based on propane sales projections, he said. “This is simply a matter of giving back to our customers’ communities,” he said. Galway Co-op members are offered a variety of other discounts for services, and details are on the co-op’s website at: fuels4less.com. There, people can examine an added benefit to members, which is a bonus of up to $75 credit for customers who refer new propane customers. This credit can mount up, Casadei said, noting that one pizzeria in the region hasn’t used their credits to pay for propane costs for more than two years. Information on the referral program — offered through Galway Co-op’s propane partner Ferrellgas — is on the www.fuels4less.com website.
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duty. Chris Gibson, Retired Army Colonel and Brigade Commander of the 82nd Airborne,aid that there’s a special place called “Valhalla” where heroes go to rest, and Jeremiah is already there and that we should celebrate what he lived for. “Jeremiah laid down his life so we may live free," he said. Town of Chester Supervisor and Warren County Chairman Fred Monroe said it was fitting to dedicate the memorial on Memorial Day weekend to honor Jeremiah Monroe and remember the sacrifices of other U.S. service personnel. “We owe them all a debt that we cannot repay,” he said. Supervisor Bentley thanked all the veterans attending for their service to our country and for making this a special day for the dedication of the memorial park. Besides the local V.F.W. Post 5513 and American Legion Post 964 members, other officials of regional veterans groups attended. These representatives included: Donald Essenter, Commander of the Hudson-Mohawk Counties Council of V.F.W.; Warren County Commander Joe Cattablaine; and Dawn Grant, 4th District President of the American Legion Auxiliary for Warren County. Gold Star Mother Maryellen Jackowski, of Chestertown also attended. Her son was killed many years ago in the conflict in Beirut. American Legion Post 964 Commander Joanne Ellsworth said during the ceremony she visited the Jeremiah Monroe Memorial Park Saturday night for some inspiration. She said that the brook adjacent to the park and beautiful night provided a sense of serenity, in contrast to the solemn patriotic pageantry and receptive crowd on Sunday. She said that the park should be appreciated for all it stands for. Horicon resident Lindsay Meade, a Junior at North Warren High, sang “Proud to Be An American” to a very appreciative audience after which Lou Russo gave the closing prayer. The joint efforts of the V.F.W. Post 5513 and American Legion Post 964 in presenting the dedication ceremony, along with the true Adirondack small-town spirit, proved once again the slogan emblazoned on the ceremony program, as well as engraved in the hearts of North Country residents: “We Shall Never Forget Our Veterans’ Sacrifices.”
From page 1 park, all veterans are honored, particularly those who sacrificed their lives defending their nation, Robert said. "This is now a memorial for all veterans of all wars and especially for those who didn’t come home," he said. The family of Jeremiah Monroe joined Roberts for the unveiling of the memorial plaque honoring Jeremiah, who was an Army private. Red carnations, donated by Becky’s Bloomers, were presented to the family members — who approached the memorial plaque, imbedded in a boulder. Each of Jeremiah’s relatives bore a red carnation, as the memorial was unveiled from underneath a black drape. Horicon Supervisor Ralph Bentley observed about how Horicon, like other towns in the North Country, has a strong sense of community, and how the park provides an appropriate, serene place for people to gather, reflect on soldiers’ sacrifices, and recall those who have passed on. Bentley introduced U.S. Rep. Scott Murphy (D-Glens Falls) who related that soon after taking office last year a good friend of his lost a sister in the conflict. He accompanied the family to Dover Air Force Base when her body was brought back stateside. He said he then realized the enormity of his responsibilities as a Congressman to make the right decisions in behalf of all the people. He presented a flag that had flown over the Capital to Delores Monroe, Jeremiah’s mother. “Jeremiah will always be in our minds and our hearts,” Murphy said. State Senator Betty Little remarked on the special significance of Memorial Day, as it gathers all veterans and citizens in honoring the soldiers who did not return from battle. She said that this beautiful memorial will help Jeremiah’s family and all of us. She also has a son serving on an aircraft carrier and she prays each day that she will remain a Blue Star mother, not a Gold Star mother, a designation for one who has lost a son or daughter in the line of
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Yoga, hiking highlight Bolton’s debut ‘Girlfriends Getaway’ By Michelle Maskaly Special to Adirondack Journal firstname.lastname@example.org WARRENSBURG — It was a weekend filled with fun, fitness, fashion and friendship for the dozens of women from at least three states and Canada who recently attended the first Girlfriends Getaway in Bolton Landing at The Sagamore Resort. The weekend kicked off May 14 with a meet-and-greet cocktail party on The Sagamore’s new Overlook Terrace. Attendees enjoyed a panoramic view of Lake George from the third floor of the resort while “noshing” on a spread of appetizers and sipping cocktails, all while networking, dancing and getting to know their newfound friends. Mats and towels lined the floor of a packed conference room Saturday morning, as many of the 96 women started the jam-packed day of events with an hour-long yoga class. The weekend’s sessions were geared to empowering women to live their life to the fullest and staying mentally and physically active. The workshops included a presentation on creating one’s own garden sanctuary, a kayak lesson, a fashion show, a hiking trip and cooking
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School cafeteria. At 9:15 a.m., a “blessing of the bikes” will be held at the Warrensburg Health Center parking lot in downtown Warrensburg. Holy Cross Episcopal Pastor John Cornelius will preside. Daily from June 5 through 12 area log home companies will be sponsoring charity runs to benefit North Country Ministry, which aids those in financial distress. Through the whole week, Warrensburg Bike Week will be conducting a Poker Draw to benefit North Country Ministry. Registration is at the Ministry's outreach center on upper Main St. There’s a $500 first prize for the biker that completes his lineup of destinations faster than anyone else. Friday June 11 from noon to 1 p.m. in the QVN Motors parking lot — the center of vendor activity — will be a performance of Rick Redington & the Luv, a band from Vermont that plays original roots music. Saturday June 12, a trio of motorcycle riders, the Flaming Pumpkins, will be hosting a benefit ride for North Country Ministry, starting at CB Spirits & Restaurant on River St. Registration is from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Bagwell said Tuesday that he expects bikers from Canada, Europe and all over the world to be coming here. “In Warrensburg, we have toll-free shopping, and no wristbands to buy,” he said. “Visitors love the Adirondacks, for the weather, the roads, the sights, the whole experience — and we want you here in this town.” Bagwell said visitors and local residents should get out and enjoy the events over the week. “It will be a blast,” he said.
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Any changes or counts on utility delivery Main Street, North Creek across from Community 2 Stewart Farrar Ave., Sunday School & Choir 9 1167 Bay Road (near intersection of Bay & Rt. 149). additions can be made by calling 873-6368. rates, and subsidies on the Sunday Worship at 9:30 a.m.; Chris Garrison, Bank. Sunday Service 9 a.m. Separate story time a.m. Worship 10 a.m. with coffee hour following. for children. Pastor Kristi Van Patten. Call or leave Free Methodist ChurchBOLTON Pastor. Church school during worship. Nursery a message 251-2906. price of wholesale electricity. Sunday school 9:45 a.m.; worship service 10:45 Emmanuel United Methodist Churchcare available. Coffee Hour following worship, all St. James Catholic Churcha.m.; Wednesday midweek prayer and Bible study Sunday Service at 9 a.m. 644-9962. Sayward said the proare welcome. 793-8541. www.bayroadchurch.com Main St., North Creek. Sunday mass at 8 a.m. 7 p.m. Rev. Richard Leonard. Rev. 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Hall at SonRise Lutheran Ministries Conference First United Methodist ChurchShe noted the likelihood of Chapel of the Assumption (Roman Catholic)Center, 8260 Rt. 9, Pottersville, NY. For information Sunday school 9:30 a.m.; Sunday worship 11 a.m. Mass 10 a.m. Father Jim Loughren. 644-9613 Ridge Road Route 9L, Cleverdale, NY 668-2046/ please call 494-7077. extending the Power for Jobs Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church518-623-9334 656-9034. Mass on Sunday at 8 a.m. through www.holytrinityadirondacks.com Goodman Avenue. Saturday Vigil Mass 5:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia’s Roman Catholic Churchprogram diminishes with Sunday Mass 9 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.; Rosary and October 25th. Closed in winter. Fr. Thomas Lighthouse Baptist Church at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, 10 a.m. on Meets at Rt. 9 (next to The Wells House Hotel). Eucharist each passing day due to the Novena 9 a.m. Tuesday; Communion Service 9 Berardi, pastor. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Worship Service 10:50 Sunday. Sacrament of Reconciliation 4 p.m. Lakeside Chapela.m. Thursday and Saturday. Parish Life Director a.m., Evening Service 6:00 p.m., Mid-Week Saturday. Bible Study, Saturday at 3:30 p.m. & state’s fiscal woes. Cleverdale: Sunday services through August at 10 Sunday at 10:15 a.m. Parish Life Director Sister Kathie Sousa 644-3861. Wednesday Service 7:00 p.m. a.m. Linda Hogan CSJ & Sacramental Minister Father “Many businesses are worBRANT LAKE STONY CREEK First United Methodist ChurchPaul Cox. 623-3021. ried that their energy costs First Baptist Church78 Montcalm Street, Lake George, N.Y. 12845, Knowlhurst Baptist ChurchAdirondack Missions of the Episcopal Church494-3314 - Fr. Robert Limpert, Fr. Michael Webber, Sunday Service: 10 a.m. Rev. Meridith Sunday school 9:45 a.m.; morning worship 11 a.m.; 3850 Main St., Worship Service 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; will soon increase,” Sayward evening worship 6 p.m. Wednesday prayer 7 p.m. Sunday school 9:45; Thursday mid-week. 7 p.m. Vanderminden. 743-8756. Fr. Dennis Pressley. Ron Burdett, Pastor. Diamond Point Community ChurchSt. Paul’s Episcopal Churchsaid. THURMAN Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s WitnessesSunday Eucharist 9 a.m. (see Adirondack Mission, Sunday Service 10 a.m. June 21-September 6, 2009. Christ Community ChurchSunday Public Talk and Watchtower starting at The state Senate has alCommunity Church welcoming all denominations. Athol: Sunday services 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday 9:30 a.m. and Bible Study, Theocratic Ministry above). school 9:45 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study and prayer School and Kingdom Ministry starting at 7:30 p.m. Visiting ministers. Brant Lake Wesleyanready passed a measure to meeting 7 p.m. Rev. William G. Lucia, pastor. Morning worship 9 a.m., Fellowship 10-10:30 a.m., Grace Communion InternationalTuesday. 623-4601. make the program permaSunday school 10:30-11:15 a.m. 494-2816. Worship Services held Saturdays 11:00 a.m. at Thurman Baptist ChurchChristian Worship Center, Inc.school 9:45 a.m.; worship hour 11 a.m.; Horicon Baptist ChurchSacred Heart Parish Hall. 56 Mohican St., Lake Sunday nent. Sayward says the Asevening service 6 p.m.; Wednesday prayer service 7 Corner of Elm St. & Pine Tree Lane, Warrensburg. Sunday School 9:45 a.m., Sunday Worship 11 a.m., George, NY. Dennis R. Hoyt, Worship Service p.m. Rev. Bob Herrmann, pastor. Service at 10 a.m on Sunday. For further sembly must do the same to information 518-696-5468. Rev. Gerald (Jerry) Ellis. Sunday Evening 6 a.m., Wednesday Prayer & Bible Facilitator. Home: 518-587-1221. Cell: 832-0660. Kenyontown United Methodist ChurchStudy 7 p.m. 494-2584. Please call ahead to confirm attendance. Sunday services 11 a.m., Bible Study Wed. night at 7 Thurman - Kenyontown United Methodist Churchavoid the annual expiration. Worship services every week 11 a.m. p.m. CHESTER 6-5-10 • 56590 “Job creation and economCommunity United Methodist Church ic growth must be our top Sunday morning worship 11 a.m.; Rev. Sharon Sauer 494-2517. Carmen’s priority,” she said. Faith Bible Church Sunday school (all ages) - 9 a.m., Sunday worship “Economies are suffering in 10:15 a.m., Sunday Evening 6 p.m., Wednesday the North Country, and Prayer Meeting 7 p.m. Call for information - 49422 Main St., Warrensburg, NY 7183 - Website: www.faithbiblechurchny.com working to promote small Good Shepherd Episcopal Church623-4221 & 668-2080 56601 business development and Sunday Eucharist 10:30 a.m.; Wednesday Eucharist 10 a.m. (See Adirondack Missions, Brant Lake). creating jobs is the best way St. Isaac Jogues/St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic ChurchADIRONDACK GENERAL STORE Riverside Drive & Church Street. Saturday Vigil at to dig us out of this financial McCLUSKEY HARDWARE & SUPPLY “A Touch of Country” 5:30 p.m.; Sunday Mass at 9:30 a.m. till May 23, Rt 9, Chestertown, NY • 494-4618 downturn.” 2010. Pastor Rev. John O’Kane. 56597 899 East Shore Drive, Adirondack, NY • 494-4408 518-494-5229 56592 Sayward adds that saving CRONINʼS GOLF RESORT Town of Chester Northway Community Fellowship MCDONALDʼS OF WARRENSBURG Golf Course Rd., Warrensburg, NY • 623-GOLF local jobs and attracting new A Wesleyan Church, Route 8, Chestertown: 68108 Warrensburg, NY • 518-623-3323 BILLʼS RESTAURANT Sunday Service 11 a.m., Youth and Children’s companies is vital to the 56591 Programs available. 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Rt 9, Chestertown, NY • 494-4999 Auto Body Repair and Refinishing “Every incentive we can 56595 2 30 Main St., Warrensburg • 623-2135 JOHNSBURG 4488 State Route 9N provide to create jobs must 56599 RW Johnsburg United Methodist Churchbe made available,” Sayward Warrensburg, NY 12885 Pastor Jackie Mueller - 515-251-2482. South MALTBIE CHEVROLET WASTE MANAGEMENT OF EASTERN NY Johnsburgh Rd., Johnsburg. Worship Service said. “The Senate has acted Rt. 9-Glens Falls Rd., 12 Wing Street, Fort Edward, NY • 747-4688 623-3405 Sunday 9 a.m.; Bible Study - Mondays @ 6 p.m. Lake George, NY • 668-5736 56594 56596 56600 and now it’s our turn in the info: 518-251-3371 Assembly.”
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HELP WANTED/LOCAL THE TOWN of Ticonderoga will be accepting applications for the new position of appointed Highway Superintendent. This appointment will be for the remaining 2010 calendar year only and at the remaining salary budgeted. Interested applicants for this appointed position should submit letter of intent and an application along with resume’s by June 18th, to the Town of Ticonderoga’ s Personnel Office at 132 Montcalm Street, PO Box 471, Ticonderoga, NY 12883. The Town of Ticonderoga is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. The elected position will be on the ballot for the 2010 Primary and General Election to complete the original Highway Superintendent term ending on December 31, 2011. Anyone interested should contact the Board of Elections.
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CHAMBER MAID wanted, experience preferred 518-585-7394 ESSEX COUNTY Announces a Vacancy for a Public Health Director Essex County Offers a Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits. Please Submit Applications By June 8th, 2010. For Applications contact Essex County Personnel 7551 Court St., P.O. Box 217, Elizabethtown, N.Y. 12932 Phone 518-8733360. Applications also available on our website at http://www.co.essex.ny.us/AJAX/personnel.aspx PART-TIME evening, cleaning help needed in North Creek area 800-788-9702 RETAIL SUMMER help, previous customer service experience helpful, computer literacy a must, must like kids and dogs, and be available weekends and early evenings 518251-4461 THE TOWN of Ticonderoga will be accepting applications for the position of Part-time Code Enforcement Officer at an hourly rate of $12.00 an hour with no benefits working up to 24 hours a week. Applications must be submitted to the Personnel Office, 132 Montcalm Street, P O Box 471, Ticonderoga, NY 12883. The Town of Ticonderoga is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. The Town Board reserves the right to accept/reject any/all applications.
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HOME FOR SALE 2 houses, Witherbee Rd, Witherbee, NY. #426, 4 bedroom, 2 bath, #424, 4 bedroom, 1 bath, Each $32,500, or both $59,500. Possible seller financing, Call owner 904-471-8369, St Augustine, Florida, or see your realtor.
WITHERBEE APARTMENT house for sale, 2 story, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, and with storage building. Asking $32,000 please contact at 518-546-7124.
N MYRTLE BEACH, SC Sales/Rentals. Oceanfront & Beachside cottages. Pets OK. Starting $500/wk. 1-800-645-3618 www.retreatmyrtlebeach.com
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AUTO ACCESSORIES 2 USED Bridgestone tires P215/60 R16 $30. Thurman, NY 518-623-4081 TOYOTA, 8’ cap. Fits 07/08 pick up. Fiberglass w/roof racks and hardware, dark green. Asking $499 OBO. Like new. 518-3593573.
BOATS GUIDE BOAT - 14’ custom Peter Hornbeck guide boat; kevlar body; wood side rails, thwarts, yoke; wood/cane seats and seat backs; brass hardware; includes pr. of wood oars and 2 guide paddles; excellent condition, one owner; $3300. 745-5670 DANFORTH ANCHOR 25-30’ boat $40 navy anchors from 15 to 35 lbs. $10 518-597-3932 OLD NEPTUNE trolling motor, around 1940s $275 518-798-1426
CARS FOR SALE 1989 CADILLAC Brougham, 73,483 miles, $2200. Call after 5pm 518-9622376
1995 FORD F150, pickup, 5 speed, 2 wheel drive, needs some work, $400 518-251-0178
CLASS A Motorcoach 2005 Independant Gulf Stream very low mileage , very good Condition , sleeps 7 , Slide out. Must Sell Firm Offer $72,500 Seroius Buyers Only call 518-561-9592
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MOTORCYCLE/ ATV 2008 SUZUKI DR 650. 580 miles. Excellent condition. $4500 OBO. 518-572-0560. 2009 HONDA Rebel, 250cc, like new, 110 miles. $3,250 OBO. 518-236-5404. WANTED JAPANESE MOTORCYCLES KAWASAKI,1970-1980, Z1-900, KZ900, KZ1000, H2-750, H1-500, S1-250, S2-250, S2-350, S3-400. CASH PAID. 1-800-7721142. 1-310-721-0726.
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