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Investigation into a double-homicide in Dannemora taken on by several agencies.

ADKYP marks its third year keeping region’s young professionals connected, involved.

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Children’s ski team helps Haiti relief effort

Benefit to help Whitey and Flo, family after fire Christmas Day

Kids collect $2,000 for Doctors Without Borders By Jeremiah S. Papineau

emy in Plattsburgh, was excited as he made his way to the hill for his first of 40 runs he planned to make for the day. “We’re raising money for Haiti by how man BEEKMANTOWN — The catastrophic earthruns we can do,” explained Muise. “So, if somequake that claimed the lives of thousands in Haiti last month has compelled children of the one says they’ll give us 25 cents per run and we do 40, we’ll make $10 for Haiti.” North Country to help the Caribbean nation. Muise said he had collected $90 in pledges The Beartown Ski Team, a group of young for his participation, which he said was a result skiing enthusiasts ranging in age from 5-12 of asking a lot of people. years old, met on the “I ran around the whole neighborhood,” slopes of the Beartown “I think it’s really said an enthusiastic Muise, smiling from Ski Area Jan. 31 for a nice that we’re ear to ear. “This feels pretty good.” special event to raise Jacob Schiff, a six-year veteran of the money for Doctors helping Haiti.” slopes at age 9, said he was glad to be able Without Borders, the Jacob Schiff, to help Haiti by doing something he loved. international medical “It makes me feel really, really good,” relief organization Second-grader said the Saranac Elementary School sechelping in the wake of Saranac Elementary ond-grader. “I think it’s really nice that the Jan. 12 quake. we’re helping Haiti.” Michael Collin, head Tenzin Dorjee, a fifth-grader at Peru Incoach of the Beartown Ski Team, said he wanted to organize an event that would help the termediate School, said when she learned of the Haiti relief effort, but be something that would benefit, she simply “wanted to do it.” “I feel good,” Dorjee said of raising money interest the children of his team, as well. for Haiti, “because they need help. I felt really “I came up with the idea of having a skiathon to help raise money for Haiti,” said sad for them because Haiti’s a really poor counCollin. “The kids went out and got pledges for try.” Marcie Everleth, who also coaches the team, 10 cents a run or whatever they could get from said the event — which raised an estimated their parents, friends, teachers.” “It gave them some focus and I think they’re $2,000 — was a great opportunity for the team excited,” Collin added as he stood at base of the to get recognition and to help those in need. “It’s great to know these kids have what it hill at the Beartown Ski Area, watching the chiltakes to be good citizens,” said Everleth. “They dren line up for the event. Jeremy Muise, a third-grader at Seton Acad- make Beartown proud.”

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The Beartown Ski Team hit the slopes last weekend to raise money for Doctors Without Borders, an organization helping Haiti following a Jan. 12 earthquake. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

By Jeremiah S. Papineau jeremiah@denpubs.com REDFORD — When Whitey and Flo Keese lost their summer camp home on Cold Brook Road to an electrical fire Christmas Day, friends of the longtime local musicians wanted to do something to help. Earl Southmayd of Black Brook and Florence Collins of Cadyville decided to organize a benefit in the Keeses’ honor, to help recoup the family’s losses. “I came up with the idea because Whitey Keese has done more benefits for everybody in this North Country than anybody,” said Southmayd. “If somebody ever had a problem, he See WHITEY AND FLO, page 7

Food shelf donations from ‘community contributors’ added up, principal says By Jeremiah S. Papineau

“We have folks who know people at the Interfaith Foodshelf and what MORRISONVILLE — they shared with us When it comes to understanding the importance Bradley J. Ott is that the North Country is a very of giving, at Morrisonville Morrisonville Elementary Principal giving place, espeElementary School, that cially during the lesson is hardly a new one. holiday season, but after, their shelves can get The school just wrapped up its annual celekind of low,” said principal Bradley J. Ott. bration of Community Contributor Month, And, with that idea, “Project Facts for which has been an annual focus each January Food” was born. The initiative challenged stuon giving back to the community for the past dents to collect 3,000 items for the food shelf, 14 years. This year, the school helped the consisting of nonperishables and personal hyPlattsburgh Interfaith Foodshelf, which giene products, while learning at the same time serves underprivileged families in Clinton

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Investigation into double homicide continues tionship with Pavone. “What we will release is that there was a relationship, a rather long relationship beDANNEMORA — State Police are contin- tween Pavone and Ms. Howard. But, that relationship was recently over with,” said uing their investigation into the deaths of Timothy Carter, 52, Dannemora, and Patricia LaFountain. When asked by one reporter if the double Howard, 43, Plattsburgh. homicide was the result of a “love triangle,” Howard and Carter were found shot to death early Sunday in Howard’s State Route Smith said he wouldn’t characterize the relationships in that manner. 374 home on Chazy Lake. “I wouldn’t use the term love During a press conference triangle but certainly relationMonday, State Police Troop B ships may have played a part in Commander Richard C. this crime,” said Smith. Smith Jr. released a positive Autopsies of Howard and identification of the victims, Carter found the cause of death which was previously not offor each to be a fatal gunshot ficially disclosed. Smith statwound. Clinton County Coroner ed their bodies were discovDavid C. Donah ruled the deaths ered by State Police who homicides. As of Monday afterwere responding to a distress noon, Smith stated law enforcecall to the Plattsburgh barment agencies have intensified racks. The initial call, Smith Pavone their search for Pavone, but said, came from Howard, stopped short of naming him a suspect in the who claimed Anthony V. Pavone, 52, Morshootings. risonville, was considered to be trespassing “We’re not going to label Mr. Pavone as a after knocking on the door of Howard’s suspect,” said Smith, who added Pavone has home and asked to leave. However, the situation wasn’t believed to no prior criminal history. “He’s just an individual we need to speak to relative to this have become violent when the authorities were contacted, said Capt. Robert LaFoun- crime.” Currently, the search for Pavone contintain of the Bureau of Criminal Investigation. ues, focusing on Clinton and Essex Counties, “There was no indication of the individual using violence or being armed at the time we said LaFountain. Authorities are attempting to locate a black 2001 GMC Sierra registered received the call,” said LaFountain. to Pavone with New York registration EAK LaFountain stated Carter and Howard 3536. The regular cab vehicle has a plow were “acquaintances” but didn’t further deframe, 8-foot bed and a yellow light on the scribe their relationship and how it did or roof. A rectangular Marine Corps sticker is did not relate to Howard’s previous rela-

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State Police Troop B Commander Richard C. Smith Jr., center, released positive identification of the double homicide victims Feb. 1. Smith was joined by Capt. Robert LaFountain of the Bureau of Criminal Investigation, left, and Lt. Scott K. Heggelke. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

on the vehicle’s bumper and a circular Marine Corps sticker is affixed in the vehicle’s rear window, according to a department report. “We’re asking the public to be especially observant for any suspicious activity ... we have no investigative leads that would lead us to believe that either Mr. Pavone or that pick-up have left the area,” said Smith. If anyone sees Pavone, who is a former U.S. Marine and retired corrections officer,

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ADKYP continues their commitment to the community Third annual economic forum, soup kitchen volunteering among activities planned By Jeremiah S. Papineau jeremiah@denpubs.com PLATTSBURGH — The Adirondack Young Professionals want to keep young professionals in our region. The nonprofit organization, known as ADKYP, has entered its third year in existence, with its continued mission to create networking opportunities for young professionals in the North Country. Keri L. Mack, president of the ADKYP board of directors, said much has been done in the community since the organization was formed in 2007, then under the name of “hYPe.” And, though the organization changed its name to better identify with the region it represents, its vision has remained the same. “The focus is to create opportunities for young professionals to socialize, network and serve,” said Mack. “Our hopes are that people will connect with us when they move in to the area and we’ll be able to connect them to other young professionals in their field or with social activities that they’re interested in, so they will want to stay and work here.” That’s a challenge not uncommon in communities across the country, said Mack. Nevertheless, it’s important to the ADKYP to continue coming up with new ways to prevent the loss

of young, talented individuals. “It’s important to our workforce and it’s important to the entire United States,” said Mack. “In order to do that, with this generation, you have to provide professional opportunities and you have to provide ways of socialization.” The ADKYP has hosted several networking events since it was established, giving young professionals opportunities to meet one other and discuss common interests. However, the events haven’t only been about socializing. “Whenever we host a networking event, we connect it to fundraising for an organization,” said Mack. “We’ve done events for the Adirondack Humane Society, Red Cross, STOP Domestic Violence, the local food shelf and many others.” Why is it so important to ADKYP members to do this? “We want to help the communities where we work. And, that’s a way we can give back to the community,” said Mack. The other way is for the group to host events like one planned for Tuesday, Feb. 16 — an economic forum to be hosted at Olive Ridley’s on Court Street. The forum — which is the third of its kind hosted by the group — features a panel comprised of community leaders who will

answer questions of young professionals related to economic concerns and the like, said Mack. “There will be a chance to ask questions on a variety of issues — job creation, up and coming jobs, arts and culture ... various topics important to young professionals,” she said. The public forum will be held from 5-7 p.m. and be moderated by Paul Sands, general manager of WPTZ Newschannel 5. The event is also one Mack hopes will encourage people to join the ADKYP and potentially serve on its board of directors. “This is an opportunity to be involved in your community,” said Mack. For more information about the Adirondack Young Professionals, contact Mack at 561-4295 or via e-mail at klmack3@gmail.com. The organization also has a Facebook page which is easily found by searching for ADKYP. The group’s Web site, www.adkyp.com, is currently under construction.

Peter Wynnik and Rebecca Emrick-Belanger, members of the Adirondack Young Professionals, are seen here wrapping Christmas presents over the holidays to help The Christmas Bureau. ADKYP members regularly volunteer in the community with activities such as this. File photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

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nternet neutrality is the concept of advocating no restrictions on Internet content, communication or devices. Many users think neutrality exists now, and for the most part it does, but efforts to restrict use are clearly in play. One Internet service provider, Comcast, intentionally slowed Internet traffic based on the peer-to-peer (P2P) protocol which is a legitimate file transfer protocol. However, it is also the protocol of choice among copyright content pirates. Comcast throttled the user ’s download when the P2P protocol was detected because, in Comcast’s eyes, the user was downloading pirated content. The problem with that approach is a user downloading a legitimate copy of Fedora Core 12, a Linux operating system, via P2P would also be slowed as Comcast had no way of knowing if the P2P file pieces were legal or illegal content. Other companies have discriminated further against customers by deep packet inspection techniques which fine tunes the route Comcast took but allows the ISP to know the exact content in order to drive the decision to block the download or not.

Consumer rights advocates are not thrilled with the idea believing that if a subscriber pays for Internet access that nobody, including the ISP, has the right to censor the data traffic. Service providers think they have every right to control traffic on their network. They argue that a few users can account for a high amount of throughput affecting everyone’s Internet experience so controlling the few is good business for all. The FCC is not impressed with any access control effort. Having the most control over Internet neutrality, the FCC has written regulations that prevent ISPs from undertaking By Ron Poland any type of Internet traffic gate keeping. The rules that will be voted on later this year can be found on fcc.gov.

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Adopt-A-Pet is a weekly feature in Denton Publications. For more information about these and other fine pets available for adoption, contact the Adirondack Humane Society, 134 Idaho Ave., Plattsburgh, at 561-7297, or Elmore SPCA, 510 Arthur Road, Peru, at 643-2451. Readers Poll

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n previous columns, I’ve discussed coupon stacking at great length. It’s one of the easiest ways not only to reduce the cost of items we’re buying but also to get items for free. Many stores allow shoppers to stack one store coupon and one manufacturer coupon together, which gives us an even deeper discount on the same item. Just a few days ago I purchased a $2.50 tube of toothpaste. I used a $1.50 manufacturer coupon for the toothpaste and I added to it a $1 store-issued coupon for the same toothpaste. With a total of $2.50 in coupon value, the toothpaste was free! And free is, of course, my favorite price to pay. Store coupons are offered in different formats, so it’s important to note which kinds your stores offer. Do some research. Many stores print their store coupons in a weekly flyer. Others offer printable coupons on the store’s Web site. Still others offer store coupons electronically. These electronic coupons can be loaded to your shoppers’ card and stacked with manufacturer coupons for additional savings. Now, when we combine coupon stacking with other deals running at the store at the same time, our savings increase even more. What’s better than stacking? Multi-stacking! When we multi-stack at the store, we use both store and manufacturer coupons and take advantage of additional moneyback deals involved. These additional deals typically offer instant savings at the register or a money-back coupon (commonly called a Catalina) that prints at the register for savings on a subsequent shopping trip. Here’s an example. One of my stores recently advertised a sale offering a Catalina coupon good for $5 off your next shopping trip if you purchased any two items in the flyer. When I see an advertisement like this, I immediately look for the items that are going to be the best deals — typically, the items for which I already have both store and manufacturer coupons. During this particular sale, the store had triple-packs of

baby wipes on sale for $5.99. Buying two items in the promotion will earn me a $5 coupon for my next shopping trip. To keep track of my savings, I always figure that $5 savings into my current shopping trip. I may pay that $5 out-of-pocket at the register to buy these items today but I get it right back in the form of a Catalina good for $5 off my next shopping trip. So, buying two packages of wipes costs $11.98 but I’ll get $5 of that back at checkout. That essentially brings the cost of the two packages of wipes down to $6.98 for 2 packages. To bring the price down further, we’re goBy Jill Cataldo ing to stack coupons here, too! I had a manufacturer coupon for $2 off 2 packages of wipes. The wipes were also on my electronic store coupons for $1.50 off each package. So, stacking these coupons together yields another $5 in savings. After coupons, I paid $6.98 for the two triple-packs of baby wipes and I received the $5 Catalina coupon at the register. Since I got $5 of my original $6.98 back, the end cost of these two items was just $1.98! Triple-packs of baby wipes at less than a dollar a package? That’s a great price … made possible by multi-stacking! Consider that each triple-pack started out at $5.99 before all of these discounts were put together. Any time I see sales at the supermarket that involve money-back promotions, I always look for both store and manufacturer coupons to help reduce the final price I pay even further. In the weeks ahead, I’ll show you more examples of multi-stacking and explain how to make the most out of these promotions.

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he North Country has responded with open hearts – as of January 28, 2010 the North Country Chapter American Red Cross has collected $27,148.74 for the Haiti Relief effort. To date, the American Red Cross has spent or committed more than $67 million to meet the most urgent needs of the earthquake survivors. During the critical phase of the relief operation, the American Red Cross is focusing on three areas through its emergency responders and nonprofit partners: 1. Sending food to those in need including 3 million prepackaged meals and funding for the World Food Program efforts that will enable them to feed up to 1 million people for a month. 2. Providing clean drinking water, including 3.5 million liters distributed to date in nearly 70 settlements. Each day the Red Cross is distributing enough water for 100,000 people. 3. Distributing shelter items to thousands of people, including blankets, tarps, sleeping mats and tents. This is an enormous relief effort operation now, but we also know it will be a massive long- term recovery effort and the Red Cross will be there throughout. This is the largest single-country personnel deployment in global Red Cross history. It is clear that what took minutes to destroy will take many years and the collective support from governments and relief agencies across the world to help mend. Our North Country dollars are apart of all the American Red Cross relief efforts in Haiti.

f I had to guess what most people have been thinking about recently, it would be the extremely frigid temperatures we have been experiencing. But, what about your outdoor plants? What do they do to get through the cold? A plant’s ability to survive freezing temperatures depends on that plant’s ability to acclimate to the cold. Certain environmental stimuli such as short-days and low temperatures in the fall trigger changes in the plant that allow the plant to survive the cold. One of the first changes the plant undergoes is going dormant. Then when below-freezing temperatures set in, the plant takes water out of its cells. The area between the plant cells freeze, protecting individual cells from damage. While we know this, what we don’t know is why certain plants can tolerate the cold more than others. Therefore, when purchasing plants it is best to determine what USDA plant hardiness zone you live in (either 3 or 4 around here) and only landscape with plant that can survive winters where you live. Even if you only use plants that are hardy to this area, it also helps to know about the most common types of winter injury and how to manage these injuries. Desiccation occurs when plant material dries out and is seen more often in evergreens because they keep their needles

year-round. This injury causes needles and leaves to look discolored or burned. Desiccation occurs when water leaves the plant faster than it can be taken up. Strong winds are one reason plants may lose water. Sunny weather is another. Because our soils freeze during the winter, it is difficult for plants to take up water that is lost during the winter months. Properly watering your plants is one of the best ways to prevent desiccation from occurring. If autumn rains have been insufficient, give your plants a deep soaking to the entire root system just before the ground freezes. Water your evergreens if we have a warm spell and the ground unfreezes. This is especially important in February and March as the sunlight becomes more direct. Mulching helps maintain uniform soil moisture around the roots and helps decrease the chances of desiccation. Homeowners can also protect small evergreens by making windbreaks out of burlap or canvas. These reduce the force of the wind and shade the plant. Avoid using plastic as a wrap. Too much heat builds up in the plastic. Anne Lenox Barlow is the horticulture educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension in Clinton County. CCE offices may be reached in Clinton County at 561-7450; Essex County, 962-4810; and Franklin County, 483-7403. E-mail your questions to askMG@cornell.edu.

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(Editors Note: Martha Breyette of Saranac is on a 14-week goal to get in shape to compete in the inaugural City of Plattsburgh Half Marathon, Sunday, April 18. Breyette will share her trials and tribulations in this newspaper through a weekly journal entry.)

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eek 3 was a learning week for me ... First, I ran 4.5 miles, so, that was really exciting. I am seeing definite improvement in my confidence. I have had so much support and encouragement from my family, friends, and co-workers. It is amazing! My mom has been calling me every day to see how I am doing and let me know she is always in my corner. I am starting to see some physical changes as I continue to lose a couple of pounds each week. I did have a couple of obstacles this week. First, I don’t think I was eating quite enough carbohydrates as I was feeling pretty sluggish a couple of days. So, Mary, my coach, helped show me some “good carbohydrate” options that I like to eat. Secondly, I started getting light-headed and dizzy. Come to find out, I think I was drinking too much water — if you can believe it. I always thought water was good, but too much of anything has an effect. My problem was I was drinking plenty of water but on top of it I was drinking a sizable amount of Gatorade as well and not counting this in my daily intake of fluids. Now that I have changed these practices, I am feeling much better and stronger. I have another big goal this weekend — I am supposed to run 5 miles, so, let’s see how I get through that. For those of you still wondering if you can change your lifestyle, I would say pick one thing — be it diet, exercise or whatever — and stick to it. Make yourself a priority and you will feel rewarded for it in the end.

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Good government cannot exist in a vacuum L ast summer, First Lady Michelle Obama was criticized for having hired an “unprecedented number of staffers” to “cater to her every whim and to satisfy her every request in the midst of the Great Recession.” An e-mail campaign followed that included information stating that with 22 staffers with combined annual salaries of $1.6 million, the First Lady had amassed an army of employees greater than any before her. The e-mail claimed that prior first ladies had nowhere near as many employees, saying Jackie Kennedy, Rosalynn Carter and Laura Bush had just one while even Hillary Clinton had only three. The truth, of course, lay somewhere in between. When contacted by the national media, Katie McCormick Lelyveld, Michelle Obama’s press secretary, actually put the first lady’s office staff at 24. That may indeed be the largest of any first lady to date. But other assertions were way off. Hillary Clinton actually had 19 staffers answering directly to her, while Laura Bush wasn’t far behind with 18 and $1.4 million in annual salaries. In this instance the media did its job. Disclosure not only gave Americans the facts to form their own conclusions but also dispelled the hearsay that all too often runs rampant in politics. As common as this is at the federal level, it is perhaps even more so on the local level. It is for this reason that I want to publicly commend our Essex County Board of Supervisors for tackling the sensitive issue of its own hiring practices by forming an ethics committee subject to public scrutiny. Have there been instances in which relatives have received preferential treatment in obtaining a job at the county? Personally, I don’t believe so. I know many hard working county employees I’d be proud to work alongside in the private sector. I honestly don’t believe anyone was handed a job simply because of their last name. I believe County Manager Dan Palmer when he says —

like any private sector employer — that a department head would want to choose the most qualified, hardest working person for the job. After all, you’re only as good as the individuals you surround yourself with. But do I believe the public has a right to know when a department head hires a direct relative or that of a county supervisor? Definitely. Unlike the private sector, county government is answerable to the taxpayer. To make informed decisions about elected officials and the policies they put in place, the public needs to know these facts. More so, they have the right to know. If for nothing else than, as in the case of Obama, to dispel the vicious rumors that propagate when government exists in a vacuum. Good government is open government, and it should be the job of not only the media but the public as a whole to demand that. Following the article we published a few weeks ago reporting that Sandy Lewis addressed the county board urging full disclosure with the county’s hiring practices, we were criticized on a number of fronts. We were criticized for singling out people. We were criticized for not having the facts straight when the article first broke — for sensationalizing a non-issue in the interest of “selling papers.” (My personal favorite, considering our papers are free.) Valid arguments, although ones I would dispute. The facts in this case were anything but easy to acquire, and they remain not fully disclosed to this day. Nevertheless, Lewis and the subsequent media coverage at least started a dialogue — one that has led to greater transparency. Call it the journalist in me — but I can’t see the downside to that. John Gereau is managing editor of Denton Publications. Comments on this and other columns and articles are welcome at www.denpubs.com.

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Mary School on Clinton Street from 1-5 p.m., will consist of a spaghetti dinner. The cost will be $10 per dinner, with take-outs available. Entertainment will be a big part of the event, said Collins, with music to be provided by the Saranac Fiddlers, Happy Time Ramblers and the Donnie Perkins Family Band. “We just want people to come up and listen to the music, eat and enjoy themselves,” said Collins. Raffles and 50/50 drawings will also be held hourly, she said, and door prizes will be awarded. For more information about the benefit or how to help the Keese and McIntyre families, contact Southmayd at 643-8418 or Collins at 293-7031.

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Peru woman brings Zumba to the Northern Tier thing for themselves instead of carting their kids here and there.” “They’re not out of school yet where they have to start thinking for MOOERS — Zumba, the worldthemselves about how they are gowide dance-exercise craze, has ing to stay in shape,” added Posada. made its way into the Northern Posada, who suffered from a Tier. stroke at age 25, knows the imporThe class is taught by Tracy tance of staying in shape. Posada, a newly-certified Zumba She is also involved with the instructor and physical education American Heart Association, which teacher at Peru Central School. is why, during the month of FebruPosada began taking Zumba ary, Posada is asking everyone who classes at Peru Central after the attends her class to wear red, in honschool’s athletic director, Cathy or of American Heart Month. Phillips, brought in an instructor “I’m trying to get people to wear from Vermont. red and to start thinking about “I fell in love with,” explained [heart health],” she explained. “I Posada. “I just thought it was the want them to try to wear red as coolest thing. When you work much as they can. It’s kind of like a out, you don’t even feel like unity thing.” you’re working out.” Posada charges $5 per class, but However, with various time will donate $1 for every one who atconstraints, Posada had to stop tends her class during February, to taking the classes. Eventually, the AHA. though, with advice from Zumba not only helps in terms of Phillips, she decided to take Zumstaying in shape, but Posada has ba a step further, and become a found it helps with physical ailcertified instructor herself. ments as well. “I just started teaching it in my “I have a lady that had open heart phys. ed. classes, learned the surgery, I had someone that had indances and then started here just juries to her ankles. I’ve had just a couple weeks ago,” she exabout everything,” she explained. “I plained of the Mooers class. have horrible knees and they’re doPosada took up instructing ing really well because of this. I Zumba in Mooers after a friend know that my knees don’t hurt half suggested it might be an ideal loNearly 80 women have been participating in Tracy Posada’s Zumba sessions held at the Mooers Elementary School cafeas much as they did.” cation. teria. Posada calls Zumba “a Latin-infused dance party.” Posada also believes Zumba can “The big hub is Plattsburgh Photo by Sarah L. Cronk be beneficial to men as well. right now,” she explained. “So, “Men, I think, in the North Counpeople are going to Plattsburgh. try don’t think that dancing is manBut, if you live in Mooers, that’s a Now, Posada holds classes at the elemen- knocking people down, then you’re doing ly,” speculated Posada as to why the number big hike. It’s easier for one person to come out tary school cafeteria every Monday and Zumba right.” here than it is to have 160 people go out Wednesday, with sessions from 4-5 p.m. and Despite having a large number of women of men are lower. “My young boys in school there.” 5:30-6:30 p.m. She is also considering adding attending the Mooers classes, Posada said are starting to get into it. I have four or five Posada anticipated having 15 people turn classes on Friday evenings. there is still space for more women to attend. little boys that come. They realize it’s not the out for the first class, but was surprised to “Zumba is a Latin-infused dance party,” “A lot of people find it’s addicting,” she ex- stereotypical ‘girl dance.’ They can put their find nearly 70 women ready to work out. Posada said. “You don’t have to have great plained. “People get all that energy from all own moves in it and you move the way you “It was awesome,” recalled Posada. “Then, rhythm or coordination. You come, you show the people that are here. Everyone cheers and want to move.” For more information regarding Zumba, it went up to like 100.” up and as long as you’re not killing anyone, it’s totally different.” Posada admits when she teaches at the high visit www.zumba.com, and for more inforschool level, there is a different sort of ener- mation about Posada’s classes, contact her via e-mail at tposada7092@charter.net. gy. Posada’s classes in Peru are held at the Peru “The kids don’t quite get that the whole idea that this is about these women right Middle School cafeteria from 3:30-4:30 p.m. now,” she said. “They are finally doing some- and 6-7 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday.

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WEEKEND HAPPENINGS American Legion to host annual Winterfest WEST PLATTSBURGH — American Legion Post 1619, 219 Rand Hill Road, will host its annual Winterfest celebration this weekend. The event will begin Friday, Feb. 5, with a fish fry dinner from 5-7 p.m., followed by a dance and crowning of the Winterfest King and Queen. The celebration will continue Saturday, Feb. 6, with an opening ceremony featuring the post’s Color Guard at 10 a.m. Horse and wagon rides will be offered from 12-3 p.m. Open skating, hockey games, broomball games and a curling competition will be held Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 7. Raffles, live music, food and other events will help round out the weekend, the proceeds of which will go toward veterans service programs. For more information, contact the post at 561-8706.

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SATURDAY February 6, 2010

Federal tax credit available to more people than most would think, IRS official says By Jeremiah S. Papineau

ship with the Franklin County coalition, is working hard to promote the service and Here’s a list of information to bring reach eligible people and when preparing your taxes: PLATTSBURGH — The • Social Security cards or other offamilies throughout the refederal government may ficial documentation for yourself and gion.” all dependents. have money waiting for • valid picture identification McNulty said the 2009 inyou. • documentation supporting a come guidelines allow for According to Kathy L. claim to a dependency if children of a slightly more income than in divorce are involved McNulty, a representative of • W-2 wage and tax statements previous years and, with the Internal Revenue Ser• K-1 statements relating to investthat, the amount available ments vice, the federal Earned Infor the EITC has increased , • any 1099 forms showing interest come Tax Credit is a credit and/or dividends and related docutoo. which many are unaware mentation “Each year, that income • unemployment compensation they qualify for, and, as a restatements threshold goes up a little sult, don’t file for, she said. • W-2G statements showing gambit,” she said. McNulty was joined by bling/lottery winnings According to information • student tuition/student loan intermembers of the Clinton and est statements from the IRS, a taxpayer with Essex County Earned In• totaled receipts if itemizing dethree or more qualifying chilductions come Tax Credit Coalition dren must have an earned in• dependent care provider inforJan. 29 in recognition of the mation and statements come of no more than $43,279 government’s annual • receipt for any new car purchasor $48,279 if married filing es in 2009 Earned Income Tax Credit • bank information for direct dejointly. A taxpayer with two Awareness Day. The coaliposit/withdrawals qualifying children must tion has been working with • copy of last year’s tax return and have an earned income of no any other tax-related documents* the IRS since 2003 to inform *Homeowners should also bring record of more than $40,295 or $45,295 taxpayers of the credit, property/school taxes paid in 2009 if married filing jointly. which is available to assist Those with one qualifying low-income families and inchild may earn as much as dividuals. $35,463 or $40,463 if married filing jointly. “The IRS knows that across the country Those without children are also eligible there are only approximately 75 percent of for the credit under certain restrictions. Taxpeople eligible for the credit that file for it payers ages 25-65 are eligible if they have an and claim it on their tax return,” said Mcearned income not greater than $13,440 for Nulty. “So, our efforts are to get the word out an individual or $18,440 for those married to those additional 25 percent that there may filing jointly. be a lot of dollars out there for you if you One of the most common misconceptions qualify.” about the EITC is people tend to think their John C. Bernardi, executive director of the income “needs to be lower than it truly United Way of Clinton and Essex Counties needs to be,” said McNulty. Inc., one of the member organizations of the “Some people also think their income is so coalition, said it’s important for the coalition low that they don’t need to file an income tax to continue getting the word out. return. That’s a real big mistake because if “People may be missing out on a federal you qualify and you don’t file, you’re not gorefund of up to $5,657 because they are not aware of the Earned Income Tax Credit,” ing to get this credit,” she said. “It’s important you do file.” stated Bernardi. “Our coalition, in partnerMcNulty said an easy way to file is

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Dee Lessor, a volunteer tax preparer with the American Association of Retired Persons, goes over information with clients. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

through free tax preparation sites hosted by the Clinton and Essex County Earned Income Tax Credit Coalition in the two-county region. The sites are operated by trained volunteers, she said, and offer electronic filing for faster refunds. In Clinton County, tax preparation is available on a walk-in basis only at the Senior Citizens Council of Clinton County senior center, 5139 N. Catherine St., Plattsburgh. During the month of February, the site is open Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. The site will be closed Monday, Feb. 15, in observance of Presidents Day. Hours will be limited beginning in March. In Essex County, tax preparation is offered at OneWorkSource, 103 Hand Ave., Elizabethtown; Lake Placid Public Library, 2471 Main St., Lake Placid; and St. Patrick’s Parish Center, 17 St. Patrick Place, and Sherman Free Library, 20 Church St., both in Port Henry. All sites in Essex County, with the exception of Lake Placid Public Library, require

appointments by calling 1-800-675-2668 in advance. Appointments are required at the Lake Placid Public Library by calling 5233200. Tax preparation at sites in both counties will be offered until Thursday, April 15. In addition to the United Way of Clinton and Essex Counties, the coalition consists of representatives from OneWorkSource, Adirondack Community Action Programs, Senior Citizens Council of Clinton County, Family Welcome Center of CVES, Cornell Cooperative Extension, UFirst Federal Credit Union, Joint Council for Economic Opportunity of Clinton and Franklin Counties, American Association of Retired Persons, and the Internal Revenue Service. The coalition also includes representation from the Office for the Aging, Department of Social Services, and Retired and Senior Volunteer Program in both Clinton and Essex counties. For more information about the EITC or tax preparation offered by coalition volunteers, call 335-8599. More information about the EITC may also be found on the IRS Web site, www.irs.gov.

New life being breathed into local ice arena By Sarah L. Cronk sarah@denpubs.com PLATTSBURGH — For the last eight years, the Lake City Stars Arena on Sharron Avenue has been owned and operated by Thomas Dowhan of Vermont. Recently however, two community-oriented guys have taken over. The newly renamed Ameri-Can North Sports Center, co-owned by Jamie Reidy and Craig Worley, has the potential to be a “family place.” “We see the potential here,” explained Worley. “We just want to make it better for the community. The youth especially. Make it a family place once again.” After officially taking ownership of the building in late-December, Worley and Reidy set out to fix up the ice arena, which is opened yearround. “Their refrigeration was in rough shape, the zamboni was in rough shape,” recalled Worley. “The building in general was just dirty and not in good shape.” After receiving a loan from NBT Bank, of who Worley said saw “the potential and they believe in the building, too,” changes began to take shape at the center. “We’ve put in a lot of carpet. we’ve put in a new scorers booth,” Worley explained, adding new lights over the ice are also being added. “We’ve just done an awful lot of work.” Currently the arena is the homeice for Beekmantown Central School, Saranac Central School, Plattsburgh Youth Hockey Road Runners, the Plattsburgh Junior Cardinals, and a men’s league.

A mural by Rob Hughes lines the hallway of the old Lake City Stars Arena, now known as the Ameri-Can North Sports Center, at 90 Sharron Ave. The year-round arena was recently purchased by Craig Worley and Jamie Reidy. Photo by Sarah L. Cronk

“It’s a year-round facility, so we want to be kind of the place that everybody wants to come to play hockey,” explained Worley. “We want to offer any of the teams, people, a clean environment.” However, hockey players won’t be the only people benefitting from what the arena has to offer. According to Worley, public skating and stick & puck games are currently being added to the calendar of events. “Everyone has to wear a helmet,” he explained of stick & puck. “You

can go out with a stick and we put the nets out and some people dress as goalies so you can kind of fool around.” Worley sees the stick & puck as time for people to have pick-up games that children and adults can enjoy. Rockin’ Skates is another idea Worley and Reidy hope to see in the near-future. “It’s kind of the premise of rollerskating, but it’s ice skating,” Worley explained. “You go out on the ice and we’ll turn the lights off and

put in colored lights and a disco ball and music.” Worley plans to advertise Rockin’ Skates as a place to go that will be drug- and alcohol-free. Other programs the co-owners hope to promote will be hockey schools during the summer months. Reidy, who previously skated for the Plattsburgh State Cardinal Hockey Team and on the national championship team in the 80s, followed by playing a stint in the minors. “He’s got a lot of ties to NHL

players,” Worley explained. “People at that are still involved with junior hockey, right up through professional hockey.” Using his connections, Reidy plans to bring in Jerry Dineen, a coach for the New York Rangers, who also used to play on the Cardinal Hockey Team, to help with the hockey school. “[Hockey] used to be much bigger,” Worley explained. “When I was growing up, every town had a team.” Now, Worley has found with the expense of equipment and ice time, the number of people involved in the sport in recent years has lulled. “The numbers are coming back and more parents seem to be getting involved,” he said. With parents becoming more involved, Worley has not forgotten them when planning out the additions to the building. The center now has two new flatscreen televisions, which will air sports programs for parents to keep an eye on sports scores while waiting for their children. “There’s sports on all the time,” laughed Worley. “You don’t have to miss a game.” The new additions to the arena all add up to a place for children, and adults to have fun. Which is why birthday parties are also offered. The parties are $15 per child, with a minimum of 10 children required. “That also includes pizza, soda and a place to do your thing,” said Worley. For more information about the arena, including how to book a birthday party and calendar of events, visit http://ameri-cannorthsportscenter.com or call 5617672.


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Deer take numbers to be released this month S

tate environmental officials should be releasing deer harvest figures for 2009 any day now, but indications are that northern zone totals could be down by as much as 20 percent. DEC Wildlife Biologist Ed Reed said he’s been told by Albany staff to expect deer take results “in early February.” If the indications ring true, the overall northern zone take could be in the neighborhood of 27,000-29,000 deer, down from 33,938 in 2008 and 31,797 in 2007. Nevertheless, the DEC believes statewide totals will remain fairly flat from 2008, or slightly below the 222,979 deer taken during the 2008 season. That compares to 219,141 taken in 2007, and 189,108 in 2006. The highest total came in 2002 when hunters took 308,216 deer, 128,292 of which were bucks. Reed attributed the poor northern zone take to difficult weather conditions, saying the deer simply weren’t moving as much during daylight hours. From my personal experience, that certainly was the case, although some areas that got hit hardest by harsh conditions last winter seemed to have less deer this season than usual. Near my home in Westport, however, the deer are out in force. I counted 37 merrily feeding away in one field a few evenings ago. It doesn’t appear as if last winter had much of an affect on the herd there.

Silver Bullet Meanwhile, Dick Johndrow, AKA “Silver Bullet,” sent me a photo of a massive 20-pointer he scored for a 41-year-old hunter from Long Island. Johndrow serves as measurer chairman for the New York State Big Buck Club. The 20-pointer, taken with a bow on Oct. 26, 2009 by Bjorn Holubar, scored a net Boone & Crockett 202 and 5/8 inches, making it the number two non-typical buck killed with a bow in the state.

The deer weighed 210 pounds, had 10 nontypical points including a unique drop tine and had an inside spread of 20 and 3/8 inches. The deer was dropped at 43 yards with a Bowtech Mighty Mite Bow and a 100-grain Muzzy broadhead. Bjorn, according to Johndrow, hunted a total of 60 days last fall.

Dick Johndrow, AKA “Silver Bullet,” sent me this photo of a massive 20pointer he scored for a 41-year-old hunter from Long Island.

Colby Classic The Saranac Lake Fish and Game Club will host the 26th annual Colby Classic Ice Fishing Derby the weekend of March 6-7. The derby starts at 7 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m. each day. Contestants can pre-register for the derby at the Blue Line Sports Shop in Saranac Lake, or on derby days at the Lake Colby beach house across from the Adirondack Medical Center on Route 86. Derby day registration begins at 6:45 a.m. each day. The registration fee is $7 per adult for both days. Youths under 16 years of age can register for $3 per day or $5 for both days. Contestants will be eligible to win prizes in the trout, salmon, perch and northern pike categories with separate prizes awarded to adults and youths. The tournament grand prize is a charter-fishing trip for two with Fish Doctor Charters of Mexico, NY. Door prizes and raffles will also be awarded. Fifteen tagged fish will also be stocked in Lake Colby by the DEC. A $100 prize will be awarded to anyone who catches a tagged fish. For information call derby chairman Cecilia Martin at 2014009 or co-chairman Patrick Ferrell at 891-3319.

John Gereau is managing editor of Denton Publications and an avid outdoorsman. He can be reached at johng@denpubs.com.

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Friday, Feb. 5-Sunday, Feb. 7 WEST PLATTSBURGH — Winterfest, American Legion Post 1619, 219 Rand Hill Road. Fish Fry Friday, 5-7 p.m., dance to follow. Opening ceremony Saturday, 10 a.m. Several events including wagon rides, open skating, sliding and entertainment. 561-8706.

Friday, Feb. 5 SARANAC LAKE — Book signing by Kathleen S. McPhillips, Adirondack Artists Guild, 52 Main St., 5-7 p.m. 891-2615. ALTONA — Helping Hearts for Christopher Benefit, Rainbow Wedding and Banquet Hall, 47 Woods Falls Road, 6 p.m. Advance tickets: 569-4514, 643-2261 or 5612000, ext. 7760. PLATTSBURGH — Open Family Swim, Wellness Center at PARC, 295 New York Road, 7-9 p.m. $2. 562-6860. PLATTSBURGH — Zip City performs, Irises Café and Wine Bar, 20 City Hall Place, 9 p.m. PLATTSBURGH — Glass Onion performs, Olive Ridley’s, 37 Court St., 10 p.m. PLATTSBURGH — Shameless Strangers performs, Monopole, 7 Protection Ave., 10 p.m. 563-2222.

Saturday, Feb. 6 WILLSBORO — Families on skis, PokO-MacCready Outdoor Education Center, 1391 Reber Road, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Ages 6 and older. $8. 963-7967. PLATTSBURGH — Order of the Eastern Star Valentine Craft Show, American Legion Post 20, 162 Quarry Road, 10 a.m.3 p.m. Crafts, basket sale, basket raffles. Lunch for $3.75. 492-2012. CHAZY — Story hour featuring Carol Ladd, Chazy Public Library, 9633 State Route 9, 10 a.m. MOOERS — Pound auction, Mooers Methodist Church, 12 East St., 4:30 p.m. PLATTSBURGH — Benjamin Bright performs, Irises Café and Wine Bar, 20 City Hall Place, 7 p.m. MORRISONVILLE — North Country Squares Dance Club meets, Clinton County Fairgrounds, 84 Fairgrounds Road, 7 p.m. Callers Betsy and Roy Gotta and cuer Roy Gotta. 561-7167 or 492-2057. ELIZABETHTOWN — Piano by Nature presents Jill Dawe, Historic Hand House,

8273 River St., 7 p.m. Adults $15, children younger than 15 $5. Reservations required. 962-2949. WILLSBORO — Joan Crane performs for Willsboro Coffee House, Willsboro Congregational Church, State Route 22, 7 p.m. Admission $5 adults, $2 students. Refreshments available. 963-7772. CHAZY— Class of 2010’s production of Jolly Roger and the Pirate Queen by Craig Sodaro, Chazy Central Rural School, 609 Miner Farm Road, 7:30 p.m. Admission $5. 846-7135, ext. 107. TUPPER LAKE — Performance by The Orchestra of Northern New York with optional pre-concert dinner, The Wild Center, 45 Museum Dr., 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20 for adults, $10 for students, children under 12 free. Reservations required by Feb. 1. 3597800. LAKE PLACID — Nobodies of Comedy, Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Drive, 8-9:30 p.m. 523-2512 or www.lakeplacidarts.org. PLATTSBURGH — Capital Zen performs, Monopole, 7 Protection Ave., 10 p.m. 563-2222.

ELIZABETHTOWN — Piano by Nature presents Jill Dawe, Historic Hand House, 8273 River St., 3 p.m. Adults $15, children younger than 15 $5. Reservations required. 962-2949. WESTPORT — Sonny & Perley concert, Westport Heritage House, 6459 Main St., 4 p.m. Tickets $7 for adults or two for $12, $6 for seniors or two for $10, students free. 962-8778. CHAZY — Open skate, Scotts’ Memorial Rink, 52 MacAdam Road, 5-6:20 p.m.

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Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Bookmobile stops: CVES, 1585 Military Turnpike, Plattsburgh, 1-2 p.m.; M & M Country Store, 933 Norrisville Road, Peasleeville, 2:30-3 p.m.; Apple Valley Apartments, Peru, 3:304 p.m. DANNEMORA — H1N1 vaccination clinic, St. Joseph’s Church, 179 Main St., 9-11 a.m. MOOERS — Mooers Good Fellowship Club monthly meeting with spaghetti dinner, St. Joseph’s Center, 3062 Route 11, 12 p.m. New members welcome. PLATTSBURGH — “The Boogie Woogie Rumble of a Dream Deferred” by Francene Jennings, State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 101 Broad St., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Warren Ballrooms, Angell College Center. 564-3095. PLATTSBURGH — Visual Artist Series: Conservator Emily Gardner Phillips, State University of New York at Plattsburgh, 101 Broad St., 7:30 p.m. Hudson Hall, Room 106. 564-3095. PLATTSBURGH — Completely Stranded Improv Comedy Troupe performs, Olive Ridley’s, 37 Court St., 7:30 p.m.

SARANAC LAKE — Northern Lights School Pizza-Bowl Special. Sixteen-inch pizzas with choice of pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms, onions, peppers, olives. One or all toppings for same price of $15. Pickup or delivery within village only. Pre-orders only, to order or info call 891-4751. BEEKMANTOWN — 19th annual AllYou-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast to benefit Hospice of the North Country, Beekmantown Central School Cafeteria, 37 Eagle Way, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. PLATTSBURGH — Pancake breakfast, District No. 3 Volunteer Fire Department, 128 Wallace Hill Road, 8-11 a.m. Adults $6, children 5-12 and seniors $5. Take-outs available. 561-7370. TUPPER LAKE — Family Art and Nature Day, The Wild Center, 45 Museum Drive, 1 p.m. Program discussing snakes in the Adirondacks. 359-7800. CHAZY— Class of 2010’s production of Jolly Roger and the Pirate Queen by Craig Sodaro, Chazy Central Rural School, 609 Miner Farm Road, 2 p.m. Admission $5. 846-7135, ext. 107.

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Tuesday, Feb. 9 UPPER JAY — Story time, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 State Route 9N, 3:30-4 p.m. 946-2644.

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Saturday, Feb. 13

Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Bookmobile stops: Windy Acres, 12 Glenns Way, Ellenburg Depot, 11-11:30 a.m.; near the Town Hall, Ellenburg Center, 11:40 a.m.12:10 p.m.; Lyon Mountain Seniors, Mountain Top Senior Housing, 2:50-3:20 p.m. PAUL SMITHS — Exploring Nature with Little People, Paul Smiths Visitor Interpretive Center, 8023 State Route 30, 10 a.m.12 p.m. Hands-on program introduces children ages 3-5 to nature. Cost $4 per child. Pre-registration required. 327-3000. WESTPORT — Story hour, Westport Library, 6 Harris Lane, 10 a.m. 962-8219. LAKE PLACID — Story hour, Lake Placid Public Library, 2471 Main St., 10:15 a.m. 523-3200. SARANAC LAKE — Story hour, Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St., 10:30 a.m. 891-4190. PLATTSBURGH — Journey Into Reading, Champlain Centre Mall, 60 Smithfield Blvd., 4:30-6:30 p.m. Reading for children up to age 16 with free book provided. Hosted at center court. www.journeyintoreading.org. LAKE PLACID — Essex County Business Council Mixer, Generations Restaurant, 2559 Main St., 5:30-7 p.m. Admission $2. Reservations: 523-2445, ext. 133. PLATTSBURGH — Joe Driscoll performs, Monopole, 7 Protection Ave., 10 p.m. 563-2222.

CHAZY — Cabin Fever Ice Fishing Derby. Meets at Weathercock Pub, 9688 State Route 9, sunrise. Adults $20; children under 16 and seniors over 65 $15. 846-7990. Registration required by Feb. 12. PAUL SMITHS — Adirondack Park Institute Friends Walk, Paul Smiths Visitor Interpretive Center, 8023 State Route 30, 10 a.m. Informal walk, ski or snowshoe on the Paul Smiths VIC trail system. 327-3000. SARANAC LAKE — Winter Book Sale, Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. AUSABLE FORKS — Story time for children ages 3-7, Au Sable Forks Free Library, 9 Church Lane, 10:30 a.m. 647-5596. ELLENBURG CENTER — Sweethearts Luncheon and Bake Sale, Order of Eastern Star Hall, 11 Brandy Brook Road, 12-3:30 p.m. Adults $6, children under 12 $3, under 5 free. 492-2012. WILLSBORO — “The Hurt Locker,” Willsboro Central School, 29 School Lane, 7:30 p.m. $5 adults, $2 age 18 and younger. WILLSBORO — Champlain Valley Film Society showing of “(500) Days of Summer,” Willsboro Central School, Farrell Lane, 7:30 p.m. Adults $5, children younger than 18 $2.

Friday, Feb. 12 Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Bookmobile stops: Bright Beginnings, 62 Northern Ave., Plattsburgh, 1-1:30 p.m.; Pine Harbour, 15 New Hampshire Road, 1:35-2 p.m.; Lake Forest, Plattsburgh, 2:05-3 p.m.; South Acres Mobile Home Park, 16 Sonya Way, Plattsburgh, 3:30-4 p.m. SARANAC LAKE — Winter Book Sale, Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. ROUSES POINT — American Legion Auxiliary spaghetti dinner, 29 Pratt St., 5 p.m. 297-6000 for takeout. PLATTSBURGH — Open Family Swim, Wellness Center at PARC, 295 New York Road, 7-9 p.m. $2. 562-6860. PLATTSBURGH — Silent Fury performs, Monopole, 7 Protection Ave., 10 p.m. 563-2222.

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The Articles of Organization were filed with the New York State Secretary of State on January 14, 2010. NEW YORK OFFICE LOCATION: Clinton County AGENT FOR PROCESS: The Secretary of State is designated as Agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. The Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process against the LLC to P.O. Box 310, Plattsburgh, New York 12901. PURPOSE: To engage in any lawful act or activity. NCM-1/23-2/27/10-6TC34650 -------------------------------I N D U S T R I A L MANAGEMENT, LLC NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR AUTHORITY of a foreign Limited Liability Company (LLC): FIRST: The Application for Authority was filed with the New York State Secretary of State on November 18, 2009. SECOND: The name of the limited liability company is: Industrial Management, LLC. THIRD: The fictitious name the foreign limited liability company has agreed to use in this state is: Arizona Avenue, LLC. FOURTH: The jurisdiction of organization of the LLC is: State of Nevada. The date of its organization is: April 25, 2003. FIFTH: The County within this state in which the office, or if more than one office, the principal office, of the LLC is to be located is: Clinton County, New York. SIXTH: The Secretary of State is designated as Agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. The address within or without this state to which the Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process against him or her is: 6075 South Eastern Avenue, Suite 1, Las Vegas, Nevada

89119. SEVENTH: The address of the office required to be maintained in the jurisdiction of its formation, or if one is not required, the address of principal office of the limited liability company is: 375 N. Stephanie Street, Suite 1411, Henderson, Nevada 89014. EIGHTH: The foreign limited liability company is in existence in its jurisdiction of formation at the time of filing of this application. NINTH: The name and address of the authorized office (i.e., Secretary of State ) in the jurisdiction of its formation where a copy of its Articles of Organization is filed, with all amendments thereto are: Nevada Department of State, 204 North Carson Street, Suite 4, Carson City, Nevada 89701. NCM-1/23-2/27/10-6TC56735 -------------------------------THE ORCHARD HOUSE CATERING, LLC NOTICE OF FORMATION of a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC): DATE OF FORMATION: The Articles of Organization were filed with the New York State Secretary of State on January 20, 2010. NEW YORK OFFICE LOCATION: Clinton County AGENT FOR PROCESS: The Secretary of State is designated as Agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. The Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process against the LLC to 325 State Route 22B, Peru, New York 12972. PURPOSE: To engage in any lawful act or activity. NCM/CC-1/30-3/6/106TC-34663 -------------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: CALL'S FOOD

SERVICE, LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 01/13/10. Office location: Clinton County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the LLC, 92 Lower Road, Clintonville, New York 12924. Purpose: For any lawful purpose. NCM/CC-1/30-3/6/106TC-34665 -------------------------------CHILDREN'S DEVELOPMENT GROUP FOR SPEECH, OCCUPATIONAL AND PHYSICAL THERAPY, PLLC NOTICE OF THE FORMATION of the above named Professional Limited Liability Company ("PLLC") Articles of Organization filed with the Department of State of NY on 12/30/2009. Office Location: County of Clinton. . The Secretary of State of NY ("SSNY") has been designated as agent of the PLLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of any such process served to: The LLC, 1850 Main Street, Keeseville, NY 12944. Purpose: speech, occupational and physical therapy. NCM/CC-2/6-3/13/106TC-34680

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The Stratton VA Medical Center is recruiting for 1 position in the Home Based Primary Care Program serving the Plattsburgh/Malone, NY area

Nurse Practitioner (Home Based Primary Care - HBPC) This is a full time permanent position Tour of Duty is Monday - Friday Day tour with potential for flexible scheduling To apply for this position, go to: www.usajobs.com and search for the Vacancy Announcement #: 528D-10-N043 The Veteran’s Administration is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For further information about this position, you may contact the Program Director at Susan.Morse@va.gov. For information on how to apply, you may contact Mary Ellen Mahar (HR Specialist) at (518) 626-7091 or by email at MaryEllen.Mahar@va.gov. EOE

TRAVEL, TRAVEL, Travel! $500 sign-on bonus. Seeking 5 sharp guys and gals. Rockn-Roll Atmosphere, Blue Jean Environment! Call Jan 888-361-1526 today!

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Real Estate

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STANDARD DESIGN AND CUSTOM BUILT POST FRAME STRUCTURES. Visit us online at www.cbstructuresinc.com 1-800940-0192

UNFURNISHED APT, MINEVILLE, 3 BDRM DUPLEX, W/D HOOKUPS, APPLIANCES, 1 YR LEASE, NO PETS, NO UTILITIES, $550 + DEPOSIT (802) 948-2652

COMMERCIAL RENTAL 1500 SQ. FT. 4 unit BEAUTY SHOP or OFFICE space on Main St., Lake Placid, off street parking. 523-3520 leave message.

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REAL PROPERTY FOR SALE SNOWMOBILERS HEAVEN TUG HILL REGION Land-on paved road w/power! 3 acres in Osceola - $15,995. 10 acres in Amboy - $22,900. Large Acreage - 42 acres -$59,995. Access to snowmobile trails. Cabins built on any lot starting at $19,900. Financing available. Christmas & Associates. 1-800-229-7843 www.landandcamps.com

FORECLOSURE LAND 1.25 Acres in Florida. $500 Down, $148/Mo. Guaranteed Financing. 1-877-983-6600 www.FloridaLotsUSA.com NEW LAND FOR SALE WEBSITE. Check out the most unbelievable land deals and land & cabin packages ever offered in New York State! Over 100 tracts, camps built to suit, beautiful farms, Adirondack timber land. Financing available at under $250/month. Go to www.LandandCamps.com For a private, family showing call 1-800-229-7843 NY LAKE SALE: 2 Acres on Lake was $50K, Now $29,900 5 Acres on Lake, was $70K, Now $39,900. Financing Available, www.LandFirstNY.com 1-888-683-2626

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TRUCKS UNDER $10,000 2000 GMC Sierra PU 4X4 Extended Cab, SLT, 1500 Grey, Z71, 8 cylinder gas. Leather interior, tonneau cover and bed liner. Remote starter. New tires. Less than 22,000 miles. $10,000 OBO. 518-891-5962

FISHER MINUTE mount snowplow. Electric over hydraulic. $1200 or best offer. 6372184. LEER HI-RISE truck cap, red fiberglass, off F-150 short bed, $475 O.B.O. 518-494-5397 STRUCTURE PERFORMANCE rims, 22x9.5, 8 lug, excellent shape, $600 for all 4 518-543-6881

AUTO ACCESSORIES

TACOMA SNOW Tires 4 studded Hakkapelitta on Rims-31x10.5 R15 $250 Firm 576-4382

1999 GRAND AM for parts. Front is wrecked. 2.4 liter engine, auto, 73,000 miles. Rangreat, good tires, new gas tank. Best offer. 569-8248.

WHEELS/TIRES. Bridgestone Blizzak, 225/70R15. Mounted on Nissan Frontier wheels. $450. 562-9406.

2 CROSS bed tool boxes, 1 for small pick-up (new) $150.00, 1 full size (like new) $75.00 518-962-8756. 4 MOUNTED snow tires from 2001 Audi, 5 lug. Used 4 winters. Blizzak P195/55R. Make me an offer. 891-2871 SET OF 4 Blizzak P195/55R 15 BK snow tires mounted on wheels (4 lug) for Honda Fit. Excellent condition. $325. Call 518-7931862

DONATE VEHICLE: RECEIVE $1000 GROCERY COUPON. NOAH’S ARC SUPPORT NO KILL SHELTERS, RESEARCH TO ADVANCE VETERINARY TREATMENTS FREE TOWING, TAX DEDUCTIBLE, NONRUNNERS ACCEPTED 1-866-912-GIVE DONATE YOUR CAR, Boat or Real Estate. Fully Tax Deductible. IRS Recognized Charity. Free Pick-Up & Tow. Any Model or Condition. Help Needy Children. outreachcenter.com 1-800-930-4543 DONATE YOUR CAR. FREE TOWING. “Cars for Kids”. Any condition. Tax deductible Outreach Center. 1-800-597-9411

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AAAA ** DONATION Donate your Car Boat or Real Estate.IRS Tax Deductible. Free Pick-up/Tow. Any Model/Condition. Help Under Privileged Children. Outreach Center. 1-800-928-7566

1991 TOYOTA 4cyl. 5spd, pickup$1450, 1998 GMC pick-up w/extra cab$3850,1999 Nissan Altama, 4cyl.$1850, 2002 Mercury Sable, very good condition, $3200, OBO on all, 518494-4727

DONATE YOUR CAR Boat or Real Estate. Fully Tax Deductible. IRS Recognized Charity .Free Pick-Up & Tow. Any Model or Condition. Help Needy Children. outreachcenter.com 1-800-596-4011

FOR SALE 1980 CB500 Honda 14,600 miles, last ran in 1999, Red rollbars pegs back seatrest, asking $500 518-624-5542

2004 MATRIX, auto, Cassette/CD, moon roof, 2nd owner, 72,000 miles, over 30 mpg., excellent condition, $8,990.00. 631-6626007

MOTORCYCLE/ ATV 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.

REC VEHICLES SALES/RENTALS RV COVER Class A Adco Polypro/Tyvek w/Zipper 33’6” to 37’ excellent cond. $100. 623-3566.

SNOWMOBILE FOR SALE 2005 YAMAHA Rage. 4 stroke, 3,000 miles, with extras. $3,700 or best offer. 518-3592091.

2003 YAMAHA RX1 1,000 ER Liquid Silver. $3,250 or best offer. 637-2184.

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DONATE YOUR CAR. FREE TOWING “Cars for Kids” Any Condition. Tax Deductible Outreach Center 1-800-521-7566 DONATE YOUR VEHICLE UNITED BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION. Free Mammogram www.ubcf.info RECEIVE $1000 GROCERY COUPON 1-888-4685964 GET A FREE VACATION BY DONATING your vehicle, boat, property, collectibles to Dvar. Maximize your IRS deductions and help teens in crisis. Call 1-800-338-6724

TRUCK OR VAN FOR SALE 2005 DODGE VAN SILVER/GREY HADICAPPED SEAT 60,444 MILES VERY GOOD CONDITION $7,300.00. 518-946-2601

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