Page 1





Young girl from Peru asks for donations to CVPH in lieu of birthday presents.

Adirondack Young Professionals hold successful first membership drive.

Page 6

Page 9



Happy Fourth of July! July 4, 2009

Historian’s office dedicated in honor of Leo Perry Former town historian credited for his years of service to community By Jeremiah S. Papineau

Msgr. Lawrence M. Deno, far left, leads an invocation prior to the dedication of the Schuyler Falls town historian’s office in honor of former historian Leo L. Perry. Perry, seen at far right, was also joined by current town historian Marvin M. Connor, center. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

SCHUYLER FALLS — The town of Schuyler Falls prides itself on not forgetting its history, and especially in not forgetting its historians. The town officially dedicated its historian’s office June 26 in honor of past town historian Leo L. Perry. The town’s current historian, Marvin M. Connor, who succeeded Perry in 1993, applauded Perry for his years of service from 1987-1993 and the assistance he still gives to this day. “I have been very fortunate that Leo still particiaptes as a historian,” said Connor. “Leo has been be-

hind almost every project we’ve done.” Though the 81-year-old Perry is proud of his past role in the preservation of local history, his fondest memories were of the people he met throughout the years. While in office, Perry made it a point to interview the town’s older citizens to draw from their wealth of knowledge. One woman in particular, named Tessie Gamache, was one of Perry’s favorites. He first interviewed her when she was 98 years old. For Perry, the encounter was as if it happened yesterday. “The first time I went up to interview Tessie, she was out back of her house hoeing

See HISTORIAN, page 6

Chazy Lake Beach Days return this Tuesday By Jeremiah S. Papineau DANNEMORA — Chazy Lake Beach will be alive with action as the town of Dannemora hosts its annual Chazy Lake Beach Days. The town will once again offer a three-hour summer recreation program at the beach every Tuesday beginning July 7, running through Aug. 25. Angela Spahr, activities coordinator for the town recreation department, said the format will be similar to last year ’s program, with a different theme each week. This week’s theme will fo-

See BEACH DAYS, page 6

Continuing Coverage

Tri-county area has new 2-1-1 system By Jeremiah S. Papineau PLATTSBURGH — The new regional 2-1-1 telephone system is now on-line after nearly three years of planning and development. During a press conference held June 30, John C. Bernardi, executive director of the United Way of Clinton and Essex Counties, stated the system is now available for use in Clinton, Essex and Franklin counties. The system operates similar to the 9-1-1 emergency and 4-1-1 information systems, said Bernardi, allowing callers to dial — at no cost — a three-digit number to be connected with health and human service providers in the tri-county area. The service, which is accessible by dialing 2-1-1 from a cellular or landline

phone, will connect callers with a central call center where an operator is available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week. The operator is then able to refer the caller to services such as childcare, mental health professionals, food pantries and government assistance programs. During off hours, a recording will greet callers with directions to call back during regular business hours. “The service is really there to provide callers with the information that they need to access services that are available in our region and close to their home,” explained Bernardi, who served as chairman of a steering committee established by the United Way for the system’s development.

Sweet sounds of summer The town of Peru kicked off its summer concert series last Sunday with a performance by the rock and roll band Hot Rod Lincoln. The band is one of several lined up for the summer, performing Sundays at the Little AuSable River Park Gazebo on Elm Street. The next scheduled performance is for 6 p.m. this Sunday, July 5, with traditional Irish and Celtic music group Inisheer. Other upcoming performances are listed in our Regional Calendar of Events, found inside this edition and on our Web site, Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

See 2-1-1, page 6


$ 43610



(800) 559-6551

(800) 287-4525

DLR# 3160003


Stk#2435, V6, Auto, Leather, Rear Air, 6 CD, Maroon, 21K Miles




Stk#E2247, Auto, CD, Power Group, Maroon, 27K Miles



SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Continuing coverage

Arrests made in connection to suspicious brush fires By Jeremiah S. Papineau

ment and Rand Hill roads in the town of Plattsburgh. Other fires occurred closer to the Morrisonville Volunteer Fire DepartMORRISONVILLE — New York State Po- ment within the hamlet of Morrisonville off Mason, River and Ladue streets. lice have made two arrests in connection One of the largest fires was one that ocwith a rash of brush fires in the Morcurred May 25 in an approximately two-mile risonville area. area behind the Clinton County FairChad R. Smith, 17, and a 15-year-old male, grounds. whose name was not released However, through the coopdue to his age, were arrested eration of law enforcement, fire June 28 each on counts of fifthand emergency management degree arson. The arrests ocagencies, Day said he is glad to curred after an extensive invessee the case brought to what he This story was first tigation into more than 20 brush believes will be an end. posted on-line at fires which occurred within the “I am happy no one, includMorrisonville Fire District since 4:30 p.m., June 30 on ing either of the two young April. men, or any of the fire service Eric R. Day, director of the first responders were injured or Clinton County Office of Emerkilled as a result of these fires,” gency Services, said the arrests, which were Day further stated in a press release. made following an interview of the subjects “I, as Eric, am glad to see hopefully some by state police, come as a relief to local fire closure to the fires,” said Morrisonville Voldepartments. unteer Fire Department Chief Francis E. “Morrisonville and other fire departments Brousseau. “This has been very taxing on all have been kept pretty busy with these fires, of us who have had to deal with these unso it’s good to finally have a cause in hand,” fortunate circumstances. I would like to say said Day. “Arson is a tough crime to solve, thanks to all of the outside agencies and deso it’s good to finally have an answer.” partments who have worked really hard in The first reported suspicious fire occurred fighting the fires and also investigating April 13, when brush was set on fire near a trail leading into the woods at Macomb them.” Smith was issued an appearance ticket for Reservation State Park, off Norrisville Road. Town of Schuyler Falls Court for Thursday, Subsequent suspicious fires were set in the July 2. The 15-year-old male was issued an weeks that followed, in rural locations such as Kent Falls and Turner roads in the town appearance ticket for Clinton County Family Court and released to the custody of his of Schuyler Falls as well as Military Turnpike and Banker, Bullis, Brown, Irish Settle- mother.



Caregiver support group July 9 PLATTSBURGH — There will be a support group for all unpaid caregivers, Thursday, July 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the United Way Building, 45 Tom Miller Road. These groups are open to anyone providing unpaid care to an aging family member or friend. No appointment is necessary. New caregivers, friends and family are welcome.


le Availabst Juoulrycop1y before

Get y ey are gone th

Hey Kids! You can get your Free July copy of Kidsville News at any of these locations!

Bourgois IGA Keeseville Free Library AuSable Chasm

DANNEMORA/ SARANAC Chase’s In Dannemora Maggy’s Pharmacy Dannemora Free Library Jingle’s

Don’t forget to visit my website at

ROUSES POINT Mountain Mart Cornerstone Drug Dodge Memorial Library

CHAMPLAIN Kinney Drug Champlain Memorial Library

*Ad upside down per customer request


Heald Funeral Home, Inc.



Guma’s Restaurant Dodge Library West Chazy Homestead Restaurant

Plattsburgh’s Affordable Funeral & Cremation Service

PERU Peru Free Library Grand Union


Do you know?

Yando’s Big M United Way Cumberland Bay Market Plattsburgh Office

The difference between planning, and planning well

Library YMCA NCCC For Arts Villari’s Champlain National Bank Plattsburgh Pediatrics Burger King - Skyway One Work Source Southside Grocery Westaff Eye Care for ADKS MTN Lake PBS Champlain Centers Food Court Hannaford Market Price Chopper Applebee’s CV-TEC Burger King - Cornelia CVPH Dr. Thompson

Serving all faiths. 518-561-5111 • 48 Court Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901


MOOERS L & M Grocery Mooers Free Library


ELLENBURG Sarah Munsil Library

Your Friend,

Established 1890

Stimulus Package (Limited Time Only)

4 Player w/Cart Mon-Thurs

is the great Family Fun Newspaper for Grades K-5! 34112





Senior Sundays 25% Off All Greens Fees After 12

43444 • Rte. 9, South Plattsburgh • (518) 563-3420


‘Tea Party’ protest set for this Saturday PLATTSBURGH — The city of Plattsburgh will among cities across the nation protesting “fiscal irresponsibility” in Washington, D.C., and Albany this Fourth of July. A “Tea Party” will be held at this Saturday, July 4, at Trinity Park on City Hall Place beginning at 10 a.m. The event is mirrored after the infamous Boston Tea Party held in December 1773 in which colonists protested taxes of the British government. According to co-organizers of the event, Jonathan Nelson and Oliver M. Barie, this will mark Plattsburgh’s second protest by local residents in three months. April’s Tea Party attracted nearly 100 protestors, a number which Nelson and Barie expect to double this Saturday. “We cannot just sit here and watch as our government creates massive debt for generations to come,” said Nelson. “Our government thinks it can spend its way out of debt,”

added Barie. “I may be only 19, but even I know that the answer to massive debt is not more of the same.” A number of local civic and business leaders, including Plattsburgh-North Country Chamber of Commerce president Garry F. Douglas and Plattsburgh City Mayor Donald M. Kasprzak, have been invited to speak. Nelson and Barie also expect a large turnout of young people. The program will include an open microphone session with a maximum of two minutes for any person wishing to speak in support of fiscal responsibility. The protest will last approximately one hour and will conclude with a tribute to the original Independence Day. Attendees are encouraged to bring flags and homemade signs. Those wishing to assist or make donations to cover expenses are asked to contact Barie at 420-2486 or Nelson at 569-7574.

Lewis Civil War Days fires up next weekend LEWIS — The Second Lewis Civil War Days will take place next Friday, July 10, through Sunday, July 12, at the Mount Fay Fish and Game Club, located on Stowersville Road. The event brings American Civil War history to life, with a particular focus on the involvement of the local soldiers in what has been called the greatest conflict on American soil. Activities kick off Friday with a free public block dance from 8-10 p.m. at the Lewis Fish and Game Club, featuring music by Gary Phinney and the North Country Boys. Throughout Saturday, demonstrations, lectures and reenactment battle will be held, and various Civil War scenarios. Saturday morning will offer a

Church offering VBS MOOERS — Mooers Wesleyan Church is offering a challenging, game-show style Vacation Bible School Monday, July 6 through Friday, July 10, from 6-8:30 p.m. at the church, 149 Maple St. The event is for children in preschool through grade 6. For more information, contact Jennifer Judkins at 236-5298.

sites of Civil War soldiers. A battle at 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon will conclude the weekend's events. Concessions will be provided by the Mount Fay Fish and Game Club House at the club house on Friday and Saturday. 50/50 raffle tickets will be sold throughout the weekend, with a drawing Sunday at noon. The event is sponsored by 118th New York Regiment/55th Virginia Company D. The 118th Regiment was formed from volunteers from Essex, Clinton and Warren counties, and was known as the Adirondack Regiment. For more information, call Phil Jackson at 873-6849, send an e-mail to, or visit


Per Face Cord

Plattsburgh, NY 12901



PLATTSBURGH — The Clinton County Youth Bureau will give a tennis clinic at South Acres Tennis Courts Tuesday, July 14, from 2:30-4 p.m. A second clinic will be offered at Treadwills Mills Tennis Courts from 2:30-4 p.m., Friday, July 17. The clinics are suited to beginner tennis players; no prior experience is necessary. Boys and girls ages 7-15 are invited to attend either clinic and tennis racquets and balls will be provided. Pre-registration is required by calling 565-4750.

Belser-Ehrlich earns highest honors SARATOGA SPRINGS — Sarah Belser-Ehrlich, class of 2011 at Skidmore College, earned highest honors for the spring semester. Highest honors are awarded for a quality point ratio of 3.670 or more from a possible 4.0. Honors are awarded for a grade point ratio of 3.4 to 3.669. Belser-Ehrlich is the daughter of Ona Belser and Jeffrey Ehrlich of Plattsburgh.



CERTIFIED INSTALLERS Serving the Champlain Valley

Keeseville, NY


Charlie’s Inn Restaurant, Lounge & Lodging “A Lake Clear Tradition”


Campground Open June - October Full Hookups, Tents, Cabin & Rooms Dining Room & Bar Open Wed. - Sun. 11:00am - Close 44 Junction Rd., Lake Clear, NY 12945 • 518-891-9858

Shumway Insurance Agency •

LOW RATES! NO ONE WILL WORK HARDER FOR YOU! 345 Cornelia St., Suite C, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (Behind Rambach’s Bakery) 518-324-5300 • Fax: 518-324-5633 Mon. - Fri. 8AM-5PM 43456

Bridal & Prom • Bridal • Bridesmaids • Mother • Flower Girl • Prom Gowns • Tuxedos • Invitations • Veils • Jewelry • Shoes


pancake breakfast sponsored by the Lewis American Legion Post, with a donation of $5 per person. Saturday night will feature a spaghetti dinner open to the public, from 5-8 p.m., sponsored by the Lewis Civil War Days Committee, with a donation of $7 per person. Sunday will open with a breakfast to benefit the Lewis Congregational Church from 7-8:30 a.m., with a donation of $5. An outdoor church service by the Rev. Fred Shaw will begin at 9:30 a.m. Civil War historian Brent Vosburg will give a presentation Sunday at 11 a.m. on Kentuckians Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis. The presentation will be followed by a guided tour of the Lewis Cemetery, highlighting the grave

Youth Bureau to offer tennis clinics


SATURDAY July 4, 2009


Fashion Corner

4325 Main St., Port Henry, NY



Now Available at...

Denton Publications in collaboration with participating newspapers, the New York Press Association, and the New York Newspaper Publishers Association provides online access to public notice advertisements from throughout New York and other parts of the country. You can access the legal notices on the publication landing pages under the home button at WHAT ARE PUBLIC NOTICES? Public Notices are advertisements placed in newspapers by the government, businesses, and individuals. They include: government contracts, foreclosures, unclaimed property, community information and more! 20723




(518) 546-7499 48616



Farley Vinyl Replacement & New Construction Windows All Prices Include Energy Star Tax Credit 30/30 Glass

PRICING: SIZE 0-73 UI 73-93 UI 93-101 UI

PRICE $167.00 ea. $186.00 ea. $211.00 ea.

AFTER TAX CREDIT $116.90 $130.20 $147.70


ADIRONDACK MOLDING & MILLWORKS 68 Arnold Hill Rd., Peru, NY • (518) 643-8118 The North Country’s Vinyl Window & Siding Headquarters Visit our Website! M-F 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m. - 12 Noon Not Responsible For Typographical Errors




SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Adopt-A-Pet Adirondack Humane Society


riko is a shy girl who needs time to trust humans. She would probably do best in a quiet home. She is spayed, up-to-date on vaccinations and FeLV/FIV negative. Lucy was adopted by a family in West Virginia but surrendered to AHS. She is spayed, heartworm tested and up-to-date on vaccinations. She seems to be trained for hunting and would probably do well with a family with plenty of time for exercise.



Elmore SPCA


atana is a large blue Doberman female about 6 years old who is a real lady. She walks well on a leash and is a smart gal. She needs someone who is familiar with her breed. Dynasty is a 2-month-old grey female kitty. She is playful and very affectionate. Dynasty is Feline Leukemia negative and up-to-date on her vaccines.




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.

Katy Rendinaro, Peru

John Carlin, Plattsburgh



Jonathan Wahlen, Beekmantown

Trevor Bibeau, Plattsburgh


“F OOD ”

“Word Association” is a weekly word game in which a word will be chosen and the answer is the first word that comes to mind. If you have a suggestion for this column, contact Sarah L. Cronk via e-mail at

Denton Publications, Inc.

We’re more than a newspaper, We’re a community service. Our goal at Denton Publications is to publish accurate, useful and timely information in our newspapers, news products, shopping guides, vacation guides, and other specialty publications for the benefit of our readers and advertisers. We value your comments and suggestions concerning all aspects of this publication.

Founded By Wm. D. Denton PUBLISHER..........................................................................................................Daniel E. Alexander CENTRAL PLANT MANAGER..........................................................................Tom Henecker BUSINESS OFFICE MANAGER....................................................................Cheryl Mitchell MANAGING EDITOR.........................................................................................................John Gereau GENERAL MANAGER NORTH............................................................................Cyndi Tucker GENERAL MANAGER SOUTH...............................................................Scarlette Merfeld GRAPHICS MANAGER...............................................................Daniel E. Alexander, Jr. PRODUCTION MANAGER.......................................................................................William Coats Central Plant Office

Southern Office

Northern Office

Elizabethtown 14 Hand Ave. P.O. Box 338 Elizabethtown, NY 12932 Phone: 518-873-6368 Fax: 518-873-6360

Ticonderoga 102 Montcalm Street Suite 2 Ticonderoga, NY 12883 Phone: 518-585-9173 Fax: 518-585-9175

Plattsburgh 24 Margaret Street Suite #2 Plattsburgh,NY 12901 Phone: 518-561-9680 Fax: 518-561-1198



OUR NORTHERN PUBLICATIONS Clinton Co. Today • Tri-Lakes Today • North Countryman • Valley News

OUR SOUTHERN PUBLICATIONS Adirondack Journal • News-Enterprise • Times of Ti ADV E RTI S I N G P O LI C I E S: Denton Public ations, Inc. disclaims all legal re sponsibility for errors or omissions or t y p o g r a p h i c e r r o r s . A l l r e a s o n a b l e c a r e i s t a k e n t o p r e v e n t s u c h e r r o r s . We w i l l g l a d l y c o r r e c t a n y e r r o r s i f notific ation is received within 4 8 hours of any such error. We are not re sponsible for photos, which will only be returned if you enclose a self-addre ssed envelope. S U B S C R I P T I O N S A N D P O STA L : S e n d a d d r e s s c h a n g e s t o P. O . B o x 3 3 8 , E l i z a b e t h t o w n , N e w Yo r k 1 2 9 3 2 . Subscription rate s $37 per year; $32 per year or Senior Citizens over 55 in the U SA. E D I TO R I A L A N D O P I N I O N PA G E P O L I CY : Le t t e r s , e d i t o r i a l s a n d p h o t o s u b m i s s i o n s a r e w e l c o m e d . Fa c t u a l accurac y c annot be guaranteed in Letters to the Editor or Gue st Editorials. Editor re serve s the righ t to reject or edit any editorial matter. All views expre ssed in Letters or Gue st Editorials are not nece ss arily th e views of the paper, it s st aff or the company. ©C O PYR I G HT P R OTE CTI O N: This public ation and it s entire content s are copyrighted, 2008, Denton Public ations, Inc. Reproduction in whole or in par t is prohibited without prior written consent. All R ight s Re serv ed.


Making sure your computer is up-to-date


eeping computer software updated is important maintenance for both operation and security interests. Updates are needed for the operating system, applications and utility programs such as the antivirus/antispyware solutions. When it comes to the operating system I ask “what’s your spack?” Spack is a geek term meaning “service pack” which is considered to be a major software update. Operating systems are routinely updated through a hotfix or security update but Spacks are a culmination of many minor changes that, taken all together, are considered major. Currently Windows XP is at SP3 while Vista is at SP2. One method to see the level is to right-click on “My Computer” (“Computer” in Vista) and select “properties” from the menu. On XP, the System Properties dialog box appears with the desired info located on the General tab. The info includes the operating system version, OS type (32 or 64-bit) and current Service Pack level. On Vista, the info is not tabbed as it is with XP but it does normally appear on the initial page. Typically the Windows update mechanism will install Service Packs automatically. Another way is to do a manual installation, which includes downloading the file (making sure the Spack matches the operating system as 32 or 64-bit) and then running it. Know that some Service Packs require

other Service Packs before they can be installed. If I remember correctly Windows Vista SP2 requires the PC to already have SP1 before installing SP2 so a little homework goes a long way toward success. Spacks come as .exe files which are self extracting executables. Close and save any work in progress and backup everything important, then double-click the By Ron Poland downloaded file to start the procedure. When complete, the downloaded .exe file may be deleted. Visit for more information.

Tech Talk

Ron Poland is a professor in the Computer Information Systems AAS program at Clinton Community College. Poland is certified in company repair and networking by the Computer Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). He is also a Cisco certified network assistant. Questions may be sent to him via e-mail at

Gout: One of the most painful rheumatic diseases


ccording to the National Institutes of Health, gout occurs when needle-like crystals of uric acid build up in connective tissue, in the joint space between two bones, or in both. Most people with gout have too much uric acid in their blood, a condition called hyperuricemia. Uric acid is a substance that results from the breakdown of purines, which are part of all human tissue and are found in many foods. Gout frequently first attacks the joints in the big toe. The affected joint may become swollen, red or warm. Attacks usually occur at night. To confirm a diagnosis of gout, the doctor inserts a needle into the inflamed joint and draws a sample of synovial fluid, the substance that lubricates a joint. A laboratory technician places some of the fluid on a slide and looks for uric acid crystals under a microscope. If uric acid crystals are found in the fluid surrounding the joint, the person usually has gout. Physicians often prescribe high doses of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, or steroids for a sudden attack of gout. NSAIDs are taken by mouth and corticosteroids are either taken by mouth or injected into the affected joint. Patients often begin to improve within a few

hours of treatment, and the attack usually goes away completely within a week or so. Researchers have discovered some of the risk factors for gout. Some people with gout have a family history of the disease. In addition to inherited traits, diet, weight, and alcohol play a role in the development of gout. The disease is more common in men. Different types of arthritis have different symptoms. In general, people with most forms of arthritis have pain and stiffness in their joints.

Senior Connection

The Senior Connection is a column provided by the Clinton County Office for the Aging. For more information about services for senior citizens, contact their office at 135 Margaret St., Suite 105, Plattsburgh or call them at 565-4620.

SATURDAY July 4, 2009


Beaches are open, flowers are in bloom — summer’s here!


une brought some warm weather finally! The City Beach has opened, flowers are blooming, High School Graduation parties are over, and outdoor activities are back. Plans for July 4th, Mayor ’s Cup, and the Quadricentennial are ongoing. It was a very busy month for me in June. Local leaders met with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to discuss our issues and concerns. Plattsburgh State held a Quadricentennial Event showing the art work of Samir Sammoun. The First lady of New York, Michelle Paterson, attended. I had the pleasure of attending a dinner with her after the showing. The Special Olympics Torch Run stopped by City Hall and it was once again a wonderful event led by the New York State Police. The

Plattsburgh North Country Chamber held their Annual Business Expo at the PSUC Fieldhouse. It was great to visit with the local business owners and their staffs. The Annual June Jubilee at the Middle School was enjoyable and fun. Nova Bus held an event to introduce the staff and its first class facilities to the public. General Manager Jim Tooley will do an outstanding job for the company. The City of Plattsburgh dedicated the new Park on the Water-

front. I had the privilege to attend the 2009 Zone 9 Law Enforcement Graduation. I attended the Open House for the Plattsburgh VA Clinic which is an excellent facility with a superb staff. I took a tour of the United College Housing Project with Councilors Valentine, Calnon, and Jackson. I had meetings throughout the month with Mike Perrotte of Airborne Speedway, John Morgan of the Bo-Dyn Bobsled Project, Bruce Steadman of PARC, Jim Salmon and Mark Leta from NYSEG, Paul Grasso of Work-

SourceOne, Judy Tyo and Karen Rulfs of First Niagara, and Adore Kurtz of The Development Corporation. I will be attending the New York State Conference of Mayors Meeting in early July. July is scheduled to be a very busy month with July 4th festivities, Mayor ’s Cup Celebration, FLW Fishing Tournaments, Airborne Speedway Mayor ’s Cup Challenge, and Quadricentennial events. Please make sure you plan on attending as many of these events as possible! Have a great July! Donald Kasprzak is the mayor of the city of Plattsburgh. His column appears regularly in the Clinton County Free Trader Today.

Reader mail: How to handle e-coupons and confused cashiers I Dear Jill, I never knew that I could stack a store coupon and a manufacturer coupon that I clipped from the newspaper. After picking up this tip I learned from you, I am already saving a lot! Here’s my question. One local grocery store I like publishes its store coupons in the weekly flyer. Another store puts them on its Web site, which somehow transfers them to your store card. How does this work? Is it worth trying? Dear Shopper, Many grocery stores offer store coupons that can be electronically loaded to your store’s shopper loyalty card. Here’s how it works. If your store offers electronic coupons, visit the store’s Web site and look for the coupon area. You’ll be prompted to input the number of your shopper loyalty card. If it’s your first time visiting the site, you may also be asked to register for a free account. Once you sign in, a list of current coupons will appear. At some grocery chains, the coupons that appear on your screen are tailored to you,

based on your purchase history collected through use of your loyalty card. If you’ve purchased diapers in the past you might receive discounts on other baby items. If you’ve purchased pet food you may see coupons for pet treats and supplies. You also may receive discounts for a brand that competes directly with a product that you purchase regularly. At other grocery chains, all Web site visitors are offered the same selection of electronic coupons. Regardless of how a store determines the assortment of coupons available to you, loading them onto your shopper ’s card is quite simple. Typically, the store’s Web site either loads all of the available coupons to your card automatically or it will prompt you to click the specific offers you’d like to add. Once they’re added, you’re ready to shop! You don’t even need to print the page from the Web site; the discounts will register automatically when your card is scanned at the register. Ready for the best part of electronic coupons? Because they’re tied to your shop-

per ’s card they function as store coupons, so you can “stack” manufacturer coupons on top of them for even bigger savings. If you have a $1 electronic coupon for apple juice and add a manufacturer ’s 50-cent coupon you’ll save a total of $1.50. Dear Jill, Do you ever have problems with cashiers? I went to the store yesterday with some coupons I printed from the Internet and the cashier told me they didn’t take Internet coupons. But I printed the coupons right from the store’s own Web site. Is there anything I can do?

Coupon Queen

Dear Shopper, I’ve heard this question from By Jill Cataldo other shoppers. I, too, have gone to the store with a fistful of Internet coupons, ready to slash my grocery bill dramatically, only to hear “We don’t take Internet coupons.” This can be frustrating to a shopper who knows that the store has always taken them in the past and, as you said, the store offers the printable coupons on its own Web site. So what’s a shopper to do? The answer can

be found in the store’s own coupon policy. Many stores publish their coupon policies online so that shoppers can read them before coming to the store. If your store doesn’t have its policy online e-mail them and ask for a copy or ask for one at the customer service counter when you visit the store. Coupon policies are a shopper ’s best friend. They outline almost everything you could ever want to know about coupons. Does the store double coupons? Does it accept Internet coupons? Are there limits on how many coupons a shopper can use? Armed with these answers, you’ll be better prepared to shop at your favorite store. In many cases, you’ll also learn what I suspect is true in your case – that the store does accept Internet coupons (especially if the store offers them on its own site!) It appears that your cashier was simply confused about the store’s policy. © CTW Features Jill Cataldo, a coupon workshop instructor, writer and mother of three, never passes up a good deal. Learn more about couponing at her Web site, E-mail your own couponing victories and questions to


Scuba diving is safe, fun and easier than you think. Don’t miss the adventure under the lake!



Snug Harbor Marina Plattsburgh, NY

Willsboro Bay Marina Willsboro, NY




• Handcrafted Soups • Fresh Salad Entre´es • Gourmet Pizzas • Steak & Seafood • Large Selection of Bottled Microbrews & Imports • Fine Wines & Spirits




14 Margaret St • 518-561-2821

Will be closed for our annual vacation from Thursday, July 2nd through Sunday, July12th Re-Opening on Monday, July 13th 43341


To see a full menu:

643-8591 390 Military Turnpike • Plattsburgh Auctions at Our Gallery or at Your Location

BRIDGE STREET AUCTION SERVICE 1 Durkee Street, Plattsburgh, N.Y. 43452

(518) 563-0568 No Consignment, Estate or Business Liquidation TOO LARGE or too small… We Do It All!

Let’s get to the


493 Brookfield Road, Essex, New York Sat, July 11, 2009 • Starts 10 AM, Preview 9AM to Start


For more info visit us go to


t’s time to answer some questions from readers like you who are learning to Super-Coupon:

of the matter... Quality Fencing! Custom Vinyl Fencing Available

Cedar Lawn Furniture Lounge Chairs, Picnic Tables, Chairs, Rockers, Benches & More.

Vinyl Fence Picket, Privacy, 2-3-4 Rail, Scallop Picket.

Cedar Fence Ornamental Aluminum Fencing

Beauty & Quality. Provides privacy & security.

394 Shunpike Road, Williston, VT • 802-862-6691 • 802-862-6650 Store Hours: Monday - Friday 8 - 5 • Saturday 9 - 2 • Closed Sunday • • email:



SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Girl asks donations be made in lieu of birthday gifts CVPH pediatrics unit receives books, games and more from10-year-old and friends By Jeremiah S. Papineau PLATTSBURGH — When Lindsay Brelia of Peru was getting ready to turn 10 years old, she wasn’t excited about all the presents she would get. In fact, she didn’t want presents at all. What Lindsay did want was for her friends to help her do something to help others. All it took was a simple request. “Instead of my friends bringing me presents for my birthday party,” explained Lindsay, “I put on the invitations to bring something to donate, like games, books and puzzles.” Lindsay’s friends followed her wishes, collecting those and other items which they all then brought to the pediatric unit at CVPH Medical Center June 26. Lindsay’s mother, Danyelle Brelia, said she was proud of her daughter for making such an unselfish decision. The two had dis-

cussed having an alternative to birthday presents this year after Lindsay received “so much stuff” last Christmas. “All I said was, ‘Let’s try to think of something different to do instead of presents,’” recalled Danyelle. “And, this is what she came up with. I think it’s great.” Lindsay’s mother said she made the connection to the hospital for her and Lindsay took it from there. “She was pretty psyched and her friends have all seemed to jump on board with it,” Danyelle said. Lindsay’s philanthropy has even rubbed off on her brother, Ethan Brown, who helped collect donations for the hospital as well. Ethan is planning to collect donations for his 12th birthday this September to benefit the Elmore SPCA animal shelter in Peru. “I think it’s a good idea,” Ethan said of collecting donations instead of birthday gifts, “because it can influ-

ence other people to do the same thing.” And, it already has. Ethan’s and Lindsay’s friends have already begun thinking of doing something similar for their birthdays, each impressed with the generosity of the two siblings. “I think this is great that they thought of this instead of getting presents for themselves,” said friend Madison Tyler. Maria Hayes, director of the hospital’s Center for Women and Children, said she commended Lindsay and her friends for their generosity. “These donations are wonderful because when children are here sick or undergoing a procedure, time can just creep by,” said Hayes. “By offering them some form of entertainment, it helps that time pass, even for a moment.” “Anyone who makes donations like these is just a remarkable person and we thank them,” Hayes added.

Children brought games, books, puzzles and other donations to the pediatric unit at CVPH Medical Center last week in lieu of presents for 10-year-old Lindsay Brelia’s birthday. In front, from left, are Hayley Brelia, Lindsay Brelia, Kailey Krug, Sara Krug and Josalin Trombley. Back row: Ethan Brown, Rebecca Parada, Samantha Spear, Hannah LaDuke, Madison Tyler and Taylor Higgins. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

Good-looking perennials, dangers of wild parsnip


hile perennials come and go all summer long a few make a big show and need a little attention after blooming to keep their good looks. Lupines do well in our cooler climate but are absolute magnets for aphids. The best way to deal with them is to cut the entire flower stalk to the ground as soon as the flowers fade. New, attractive leaves will quickly regrow and you’ll be able to enjoy the showy leaves all summer. The trick to making peonies look their best is to prune them back pretty hard after flowering. It’s obvious where the flowers were, huge seed heads are left behind. But rather than just cutting off the seed pods, use a pair of hand clippers to cut each flowering branch back by about half. By making the cut well into the leaf canopy the cut is hidden and the result is a well shaped shrub with no blunt, stubby branches. Baptisia or false indigo is another shrub-like perennial that takes up even more space than my peonies. Both baptisia and peonies die to the ground over the winter so they don’t have woody stems like true shrub, but they take up so much space on their own they’re considered shrub-like in form. This is fine as long as you give them enough room Both baptisia and peonies are long-lived and unlike most perennials they don’t need or like to be divided. Choose the site carefully for either of these plants then sit back and watch the show.

Watch out for wild parsnip Wild parsnip is just beginning to bloom along roadsides this week so here’s my annual warning don’t touch this

plant! It causes huge, watery blisters on your skin that can leave scars that last for years. It’s not quite as itchy as poison ivy but makes its victims just as miserable. Be on the lookout; it’s quite easy to see from your car along roadsides right now. It has yellow-green flattopped flowers on upright plants about 30-36 inches tall. It reminds me of a yellowish Queen Anne’s lace alBy Amy Ivy though up close the leaves are quite different. Your skin needs to come into contact with the leaves and then be exposed to sunlight for the reaction to occur. Be especially careful when weed-whacking or using a push-mower. Wear long pants and long sleeves when working near this plant. Regular mowing will keep it in check but it reproduces by seed so it will keep coming back. For more information call our office or visit our Web site to see a picture.

North Country


Amy Ivy is executive director of Cornell Cooperative Extension in Clinton County. Cornell Cooperative Extension offices may be reached in Clinton County at 561-7450, and Essex County, 9624810. More information may be found on-line at or by sending an e-mail to a Master Gardener volunteer at


Beach Days

From page 1

From page 1

When the committee first began examinsteering committee, said she feels the sysing how the system would be established, tem will provide services in a professional, various models and prototypes of pro- comprehensive format of the emergency 9grams were considered. The committee ul- 1-1 system. timately decided to contract “When you need servic“We believe this es and you don’t know with an existing call center in the Hudson Valley region to will be an extremely where to go, sometimes develop and operate the emotional part of that valuable service for the service. The annual operatmakes it very hard to call ing cost of the system is ap- residents throughout the right place,” said Rowproximately $85,000 — a frac- the region.” den. “This is a much more tion of the estimated efficient way, more cost efJohn C. Bernardi fective way to make sure $350,000-$500,000 cost the committee found it would United Way of Clinton people get the right servtake to establish and operate and Essex Counties ices.” a new call center here. “We believe this will be The cost of planning and an extremely valuable developing the system was funded by a service for residents throughout the recombination of local in-kind resources and gion,” added Bernardi, “not only for the through 2-1-1 New York, the organization day-to-day health and human service which facilitates the implementation of 2needs, but also in times of disaster when 1-1 systems. The overall cost to operate the communication and information becomes system is being funded through a combieven that much more critical.” nation of public-private partnerships such In addition to the three-digit phone numas the United Way, major gifts and endowber, a toll-free number has been established ments and state funding. in the unlikely event service through 2-1-1 Clinton County Legislator Sara E. Rowis unavailable. That number is 1-888-774den, D-Area 4, who also served on the 0289.

cus on outdoor games, including beach volleyball, horseshoes, kickball, whiffleball and relay games. In the weeks to come, the town will host “Treasure Hunt, Orienteering, and Building a Teepee,” July 14; “Kayak Day,” sponsored by the Clinton County Youth Bureau, July 21; “World of Colors,” July 28; “Team Building Day,” Aug. 4; “Get a Clue Day,” Aug. 11; “Science Day,” Aug. 18; and the “Fear Factor End-of-the-Summer Beach Party,” Aug. 25. The days will have activities ranging from fingerpainting, to solving crimes and exploring “everything slimy and gross,” said Spahr. “I am trying a new team building day in which kids have to solve problems as a group through thinking and cooperation,” Spahr said, referring to the theme of the

Historian From page 1 her garden,” said Perry. “I went up to her and said, ‘I don’t know if you remember me or not.’ She said, ‘Oh, yeah, you’re the little Perry boy from down the hill.’” Impressed with how quickly she recognized him, Perry instantly stuck up the first of many lengthy conversations with Gamache. However, the first was one that left a lasting impression on him. During their conversation, Gamache talked about keeping in shape and showed Perry how she could bend down and lay her hands flat on the ground while still standing up. “I told her how I wished I would’ve known she was going to do that because I would’ve taken a picture,” said Perry, who said he asked her if she could do the feat again. “‘Well, of course I can,’” Perry recalled Gamache saying. “She said, ‘You tell me

Aug. 4 program. “I did this with my Girl Scout troop and my students and they had a blast while learning a ton.” “Get a Clue Day” is a returning theme, offering kids the chance to learn more about solving crimes using powers of deduction and close examination of evidence. Spahr, who is a special education teacher at Franklin Academy High School in Malone, said she worked with a forensic teacher this year who taught her a great deal, which she hopes to share with kids this summer. The activities offered at Chazy Lake Beach Days are at no cost, with all activities held from 1-4 p.m. The program is geared toward all children of the town of Dannemora, including the village of Dannemora, and the communities of Chazy Lake, Up-

when you want me to get up.’” The quirkiness of people like Gamache was what Perry said he misses most about his job as town historian. Bernard Barber, who served as town supervisor during Perry’s time in office, said he was very appreciative to be invited to the ceremony which officially marked the unveiling of the plaque in Perry’s honor. “It’s seldom we get a chance to recognize a resident who’s contributed as much to the town as Leo has,” said Barber. Though now a resident of Florida, Perry said he keeps Schuyler Falls and the North Country in his thoughts. “I’ve been away for 15 years now, but I haven’t been away from the history of the town of Schuyler Falls,” said Perry. “I’m still very interested in it and I want to do all I can to help out.”

per Chateaugay Lake, Standish and Lyon Mountain. However, all children will be allowed to participate regardless of where they reside. Children younger than 5 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian while attending the program and participants must bring their own snacks and drinks. Participants are also encouraged to bring a swimsuit, towel and sunblock. Flipflops are allowed, however, a change of shoes is recommended. For more information about Chazy Lake Beach Days, contact Spahr at 7354033 or visit the town of Dannemora Web site at http://townofdannemora.tri

SATURDAY July 4, 2009


Officials say majority are compliant with WHTI By Jeremiah S. Papineau CHAMPLAIN — It’s been a month since new regulations have been put in place for cross-border travel between Canada and the United States, but officials say it’s business as usual at ports of entry in the North Country. Kevin Corsaro, a public affairs liaison for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, said the majority of motorists crossing from both sides of the border are doing so with proper identification and documentation in hand in order to be compliant with the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative. WHTI, to which it is commonly referred, requires all U.S. and Canadian citizens wanting to cross the border to carry a passport or other form of single-document proof of citizenship and identity as of June 1. Despite the new regulations, Corsaro said there has been no noticeable effect on the amount of traffic or length of wait times at the border. “We really have nothing to indicate that traffic is up or down because of WHTI,” said Corsaro. That may be due, in part, to the Customs and Border Protection’s more lenient than anticipated enforcement of the regulations, still allowing motorists

to cross without what Corsaro referred to as “a WHTI-compliant document.” Documents suitable for U.S. citizens for border crossing include a U.S. Passport, U.S. Passport Card, New York State Enhanced Driver License and NEXUS card. Canadian citizens are required to have a Canadian passport, Quebec Enhanced Driver License or NEXUS card. “We’re still in the informed compliance stage,” explained Corsaro, stating motorists would be expected to comply once informed when crossing the border without proper WHTI-compliant documentation. “We will not refuse a citizen entry into the United States if their only violation is they don’t have a WHTI-compliant document. We’ll continue to educate them.” There is no definitive timeframe as to when Customs and Border Protection, which is overseen by the Department of Homeland Security, will make having WHTI-compliant documentation mandatory, said Corsaro. “We’re waiting for further guidance from the [Department of Homeland Security], but we’ll be in the informed compliance stage until further direction,” he said. Corsaro also noted children younger than 16 years old are still able to travel

across both sides of the border with a valid birth certificate when traveling with their family. Children ages 16-19 traveling with organizations such as school groups are also able to present only a valid birth certificate when crossing, he added. According to Clinton County Clerk John H. Zurlo, the average wait time for a passport or passport card once an application has been filed is about four to six weeks. The amount of time it takes to receive an enhanced driver license is about 10 days. The Clinton County Clerk’s office has processed more than 3,000 applications for enhanced driver licenses, commonly referred to as EDLs, since being first made available last September. For more information regarding enhanced driver licenses or other documentation available for crossing the border, contact the Clinton County Clerk’s office at 565-4700 or visit The Customs and Border Protection Web site,, and WHTI Web site,, also have information about cross-border travel requirements and how to obtain necessary documentation.


SAVE $500 !



Call Toll Free 1-888-350-2627 Lifetime Warranty NO SALES TAX! Ask about our Outdoor Model 38542

Give Us Your Destination List your benefits, memorials, meet and greets, rides, fundraisers, day trips, weekends, group meets, bike weeks, or am-jams, any fun on two wheels, free.

R ick’s A uto S ales

1900 Rt. 22B, Morrisonville, NY • 563-9160

‘04 Toyota Camry XLE 4 Cyl, Auto, Well Equipped, Only 53K Miles, Black



Mountain to Lake Bike Ride July 12

DuBray honored for poetry

Madison DuBray, a student in Debra Brown’s first grade class at Saranac Elementary School, was honored recently for her poetry. Madison’s poem, “My Mommy and Me” was submitted to Great Adirondack Young People’s Contest by the Lake Placid Institute. On May 3, Madison read her winning poem at a presentation at the Lake Placid Center of Arts. There, Madison received an award and a booklet which features her winning poem. Photo submitted by Lisa Napper

PLATTSBURGH — The 2009 CVPH Mayor ’s Cup Mountain to Lake Bike Ride will take place Sunday, July 12 and will offer two new routes. Both the 54- and 68mile routes begin and end at CVPH Medical Center on Beekman Street. The rides begin at 8:30 a.m. from the FitzPatrick Cancer Center parking lot. Pre-ride registration (prior to July 3) is $35. Register July 12 and pay $45. Those who register on the day of the ride should be at the registration booth at 210 Cornelia St. by 7:45 a.m. Helmets are mandatory. The first 150 pre-registered participants will receive a Tshirt. Registration information is available by calling Barb McDonald at 562-7913 and will be posted on the CVPH Web site,

Cornell Cooperative Extension offering lunchtime gardening series PLATTSBURGH — Cornell Cooperative Extension Clinton County has begun offering a one-hour hands-on educational lecture series to help both novice and experienced vegetable gardeners. The lecture series is held every other Tuesday from 12-1 p.m. at the Plattsburgh Community Garden, located in the city of Plattsburgh Melissa L. Penfield Park through Sept. 1. No pre-registration is necessary. In the event of rain, the classes will be held at the pavilion next to the garden. Individuals interested in learning more about the lunch time gardening series can contact Anne Lenox Barlow at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Clinton County by calling 561-7450 or e-mailing Information can also be found on-line at

Flat-water challenge returns; event to support ‘Race to Fight Asthma’ SARANAC — The Saranac Flat-Water Challenge is planned for Saturday, July 25. The event begins at Picket’s Corners. Registration takes place from 9-10:50 a.m. and the race begins at 11 a.m. To accommodate a variety of canoe and kayak skill levels, there are four race events for all different types of boats: 1mile child/adult canoe sprint; 5-mile recreational canoe/kayak race; 9-mile stock class canoe/kayak race and 15-mile marathon canoe/kayak race. This event supports the North Country's Race To Fight Asthma. Partnering with the Foundation of CVPH, the Saranac Flat-Water Challenge’s goal is to help people in the North Country afflicted with asthma. Monies raised by the event will be donated to the foundation to purchase educational materials for asthma patients and their families. It will also be used to provide transportation of severe asthma patients to specialized facilities. To register and for more information, call the Foundation of CVPH at 562-7169 or e-mail at


Car & Truck - Service & Repair Major or Minor - Reasonable Rates Autobody Repair - Painting - Insurance Work

Fast & Friendly Service “Our 29th Year In Morrisonville”


Grown On Site

Lettuce, Spinach, Swiss Chard, Peas, Broccoli, Kohlrabi, Beets and Squash

Flowering Shrubs, Trees, Rose & Berry Bushes McIntosh • Honeycrisp • Cortland


Fri. - Sun. 9-6, Mon. - Thurs. 11-6

Union Rd., Peru 643-9806 THE LUXURY OF A WARM HOME. EVERY ROOM, EVERY DAY.™ Outdoor Wood Furnace • Eliminate high heating bills! • Over 85% efficient. • EPA Phase 2 qualified. About 90% less emissions than unqualified models. • Heat your entire home along with water and more.

1698 Front Street, Keeseville, New York 12944 518-834-9790

©2009 Central Boiler 2009E-03



SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Graduates encouraged to keep scaling brick walls to reach success By Jeremiah S. Papineau PLATTSBURGH — Though the graduating students of Peru High School have faced many brick walls in their high school careers, they were reminded each challenge has presented its own reward and ability to shape their futures. The 2009 graduating class of Peru High School filled the State University of New York at Plattsburgh Field House June 27 as they prepared to embark on the next chapter in their lives. Valedictorian Alice Robinson said when deciding what she would say in her speech, she drew inspiration from the late author Randy Pausch, who wrote the book “The Last Lecture.” Pausch, she explained, was dying of pancreatic cancer, and toward the end of his life tried to teach others how to cope with difficulties which he called “brick walls.” “Brick walls are not there to keep us out,” Robinson said, quoting from Pausch’s words. “The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the

people who don’t want it bad enough.” “Throughout our four years at Peru High School, we seniors have had to scale many brick walls to reach this day,” Robinson said. “No matter how high our obstacles have been, everyone sitting in front of me has risen to the occasion. We have used our own abilities, creating our own climbing paths. Some have relied on physical and mental strengths, some have depended on friends, while others have cleverly used resources surrounding them.” The greatest brick wall of their high school career — graduation — has brought the members of the graduating class to a point where each must choose a new path, complete with its own set of new brick walls, said Robinson. “No matter how difficult it is to get up that next wall, I know each and everyone here can make it, whether its college, the military, or work,” she said. “Always remember this view from the top. Look around you now, take in this moment. You can see not only what you have conquered, but also what is in front of you.” As each student moves for-

ward, each can take with them the wisdom they’ve accumulated over the last four years of high school, said salutatorian Abby Roberts. And, though they’ve learned a great deal, she said, there is much more to be learned and much more to be experienced outside the walls of Peru High School. “I know that I am intimidated by starting college in the fall and saying goodbye to my comfortable and familiar school and small tightknit community,” said Roberts, “but I also realize that I can turn this change into a spectacular chance to lead my future in the direction I would like it to go.” Regardless of what direction each student chooses, Roberts reminded her fellow graduates “every single day we make decisions that affect our lives.” “Right now, at this very moment, we are all deciding our futures,” said Roberts. “Take this opportunity to listen, learn, and grow. Listen to your parents, teachers, and friends. Learn from your mistakes and from listening to others. Grow by learning from your past and use it to shape your future.”

The 2009 graduating class of Peru High School received their diplomas during commencement exercises at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh Field House June 27. Here, some students pose for a photo following the ceremony. Photo submitted by Mary Clackler



Over 400 Monuments in stock! Low Prices, Unbeatable Warranty


Plattsburgh Memorials

Atkinson Scrap Metal, Inc. Buyers of all scrap metal

4875 So. Catherine St. Plattsburgh, NY 12901 Ph. (518) 563-7666 • 1-800-750-4452

Solid Wood Youth & Juvenile Sets 4 in 1 Crib

$0 Down 0% Financing and No Payments for 12 Months!

OPEN: Mon.-Fri. 8am-4pm • Sat. 8am-12pm

Think Of Us For Your Spring Cleaning! 1293 Route 22B, Morrisonville, NY 12962


MCC# 7074873


Guaranteed Lowest Prices in Town!

Serving the North Country


Island Memorial Pet Services Personalized Cremation Services with Transportation!


Clinton, Essex & Franklin Counties

For Qualified Buyers

79 Hammond Lane Plattsburgh Call or visit our website

Deals-R-Us Furniture Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-6; Sat. 10-4 Sun. Closed 43451

Septic Tank Pumping Serving Upstate NY

Septic Systems Installed, Maintained & Repaired • Portable Toilets V.I.P. Units - Wedding/Graduation All Occasions, Flushable/Wash Stations, Handicap, Construction

• Water & Sewer Jet Service • Video Line Inspection • Drainage & Site Work

Deserves Dignity



“Experienced & Friendly Service”





(518) 534-1251

Denton Publications, Inc. We’re more than a newspaper, We’re a community service.


$4.00 Plant Sale! We are overstocked!! 500 plants must be sold. Plants start at $4.00 and must be sold this weekend! Also available for sale are:Vegetables, Perennials, Annuals, Trees, Shrubs & Herbs. Hosta, Ground Cover, Red Bud, Flowering Crabapple, Viburnum Arrow Wood, Sand Cherry, Spirea, Weigela, Yellow Twig Dogwood, Wisteria, Thread Leaf Coreopsis, Hakuro Nishiki Willow, Dwarf Cherry, Hydrangea, Potentilla, Smoke Tree, Mallo Red, Meadow Sweet, Ribbon Grass, Japanese Red Maple, Day Lilies, Kiwi Hardy Bush, Ivory Halu Dogwood Bush, Golden Elder, Weeping Birch, Goden Barberry, Black Chokecherry, Russian Sage, Corkscrew Willow, Thuja Juniper, Summer Wine, Pink Diamond Hydrangea, Columbine, Tirewitch, Foxglove, Sweet William, Toad Lily, Pincusion Bee Balm, Bitter Root, Violets, Dahlia, Dianthus, Celosia, and much more.

Don’t Miss This Sale!

Buds’ Buds


10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Thurs., Fri., Sat. & Sun. 10913 NYS Rt. 9N, Keene, NY • Across from North Country Taxidermy 43454

- FOR ADVERTISING (518) 561-9680 Ext.107 • Fax: 561-1198 Email: Deadline: Monday 5PM

- FOR EDITORIAL Jeremiah Papineau, Editor (518) 561-9680 Ext. 102


- FOR CLASSIFIED ADS (518) 561-9680 Ext. 106


SATURDAY July 4, 2009


ADKYP membership drive deemed success, organizers say Nonprofit organization brings in more than 60 members port we received for the event. We easily had more than 100 people in attendance and as many as 60 people register for memberPLATTSBURGH — The Adirondack ships,” said Mack. Those signing up were able to learn more Young Professionals are inviting members of about the organization’s history, which the business community to learn more about dates back to 2007. ADKYP, Cashman extheir organization and, more importantly, to plained, was the result of collaborations join. made during the North Country Regional The nonprofit civic organization known as Workforce Investment Board’s North CounADKYP hosted an official try Leadership Program. That membership drive at the Naked Turtle June 25, “I am very proud of program consisted of a core group of people who helped with a turnout that came ADKYP’s accomplish- make the organization what it as a pleasant surprise to organizers who were anx- ments, but I know we is today, he said. John M. VanNatten, chairious to spread the word are poised for greater man of the Workforce Investabout the group. Michael S. Cashman, things to come with ment Board, credited the ADKYP board of directors for their president of the ADKYP more involvement.” ambition in bringing what was board of directors, said he once an informal organization Michael S. Cashman considered the event a ADKYP president to a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organicelebration of accomzation with a clear mission of plishments of the past creating networking opportubut, even more, “the nities for young professionals. launch for bigger and better things to come.” “This is an important organization for The point of offering formal memberships for the organization, said Cashman, was to growth and development economically in set the stage for that launch and further le- the North Country,” said VanNatten. “It’s gitimize the efforts of the group’s active — truly important to recruit and retain young professionals in this community.” yet until now, informal — members. “We support it 100 percent,” he added. “The membership’s voice and participaGarry F. Douglas, president of the Plattstion is important in further developing ADburgh-North Country Chamber of ComKYP into a regional group that helps to armerce, also applauded the young profesticulate our interests and needs as young sionals for taking an interest in business and professionals in the North Country and Adirondacks,” said Cashman. “I am very community affairs to bring about positive change to the area. proud of ADKYP’s accomplishments, but I “[ADKYP] is an important new compoknow we are poised for greater things to nent of business and economic development come with more involvement.” Keri Mack, ADKYP board of directors sec- in the region,” said Douglas. “We appreciate what you’re doing. What you’re doing is imretary and organizer of the membership drive, said involvement appears to already portant and it’s going to be an important be on the rise, with an overwhelming num- part of our endeavors and strategies going forward.” ber of people joining the ADKYP ranks. However, it will take the work of many to “I’m really pleased by the amount of sup-

By Jeremiah S. Papineau

The Adirondack Young Professionals attracted more than 60 formal members to their organization following a membership drive at the Naked Turtle in Plattsburgh June 25. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

continue to expand ADKYP, said Cashman, and he’s looking to the people of the community to help make that happen. “Not only do we hope you will join us, but we hope you will reach out to your coworkers, friends, family and neighbors to encourage their involvement,” said Cashman. Those who weren’t able to attend the membership event, are still able to get in on the ground floor, added Mack. Individual, family and business memberships are available at various rates, each paired with discount cards that give members deals at area businesses. “There is still a chance to become one of the founding members of a group we consider to be unlike any other in the area,” said Mack. For more information, call 335-8125 or send an e-mail to

At Saint-Valentin

For over 50 years Starting Pick Your Own

St r a w b e r r i e s - St a r t e d R a s p b e r r i e s - A r o u n d Ju l y 10 t h B l u e b e r r i e s - En d o f Ju l y Please call to make sure fruits are available! 450-291-3004

O n S u n d ays, s e r v i n g waf f l e s b re a k f a s t

Available Year Round: Bulles D’ Amour, Our New Sparkling Strawberry & Raspberry Juice, Regular Juice (New), Jams, Pies, Duck Sausages, Onion Confit, Chicken Mousse And Alcools

978, 4iéme Ligne, ST-VALENTIN (Québec) 16 km North of Rouses Point, Rte. 9B 43170

Tel. (450) 291-3004

Free Tasting

Bring back home great products with no problem crossing the border!

NOW IN PLATTSBURGH 159 Margaret Street, Suite 105 518-561-3377

Opening July 6, 2009 Accepting appointments now at 518-561-3377 Offering: Family practice, asthma, allergy and immunology care (Smith House is the conservator of Dr. Stoloff’s medical records) Hours: Mondays 9:00 to 4:30; Tuesdays 9:00 to 5:00; closed Wednesdays; Thursdays 9:00 to 4:30; and Fridays 8:00 to 12:00. The allergy injection hours are: Mondays from 9:00 to 4:30; Tuesdays from 10:00 to 6:00; closed Wednesdays; Thursday 9:00 to 5:30; and Fridays 7:00 to 12:30. Walk in allergy shows are available

Staff: Dr. Richard D’Amico, and Physician Assistant Howard Ritz 43455


Home buyer seminar Tuesday PLATTSBURGH — The Adirondack Young Professionals will host a First-time Home Buyer ’s Seminar at Olive Ridley’s, 37 Court St., this Tuesday, July 7. The group will hold the seminar from 5:30-6:30 p.m. to provide information for those thinking of purchasing their first home, including the First-time Home Buyer Tax Credit included in the government’s economic stimulus package. The evening will include a panel of local professionals which includes: Adam Crosley, mortgage consultant; Kathleen Rose Insley, attorney; Tim McCormick, accountant; Tyler Spiegel, investment advisor; and P.J. Whitbeck with Coldwell Banker Whitbeck Associates. The evening will also consist of time for networking, drinks and food.


SATURDAY July 4, 2009 Saturday, July 4

Thursday, July 9

• City Quadricentennial Themed JULY 4TH PARADE (details pending) • MAYORʼS CUP FUN RUN & RIDE (details pending) • City Music Entertainment and FIREWORKS AT THE CITY BEACH (details pending) • MAYORʼS CUP RACE at Airborne Speedway (details pending)

• Rotary BOAT PARADE OF LIGHTS Competition, judging and prizes; moonlight parade from Wilcox Dock along shoreline to Naked Turtle; open to boats of all types and sizes; commemorative Quadricentenial flag for each participating boat; details at

Friday, July 10 • Rotary SPLASH PARTY, landlubber fest at the Naked Turtle, music by Mango Jam; tickets on sale June 1st, details at • City presents FIREWORKS AT THE WATERFRONT (details pending)

Phone: (518) 647-5465 Fax: (518) 647-2108

Bill & Martha Jackson

407 Fern Lake Road AuSable Forks, NY 12912

Klipper Korner

• Hair • Tanning • Toning

OPEN: Mon. 8:30-5 • Tues.-Fri. 8:30-9 • Sat. 9-3 171 Spellman Road, Plattsburgh • (518) 561-1018

D u qu ette

America’s Seating Specialist FINE UPHOLSTERED FURNITURE

Quality to Last a Lifetime

D evelop m en t,In c.

Fine Leather & Micro-Fiber Fabrics 396 Rt 9, Champlain


American Red Cross



Free Local Delivery

NEW - Lattitudes Collection

28 Walworth St., Plattsburgh



298-8131 Mon.-Fri. 8:30-5:00 Sat. 8:00-3:00




13 Guy Way, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-7280 Fax: (518) 566-7110

We Sell K-Cups Great Gift Idea


Over 100 Varieties in Stock

Coffee Club & Case Discounts

Dr. (Mrs.) Usha Saha, M.D. - OB/GYN PERSONAL CARE BY ONE DOCTOR “flexible and always ready to listen”

Now Open Sat. 9am-4pm




• Natural & Complicated Childbirth • In-Office Ultrasound • High Risk Pregnancy NO INSURANCE, UNDERINSURED, WE CAN HELP

• Major Gynecological Surgery • Laparoscopic Surgery • Laser Surgery • LEEP Procedure • Adolescent Gynecology • Infertility • Bone Density • Menopause • In-Office Endometrial Ablation For Heavy Bleeding

• IUD • Birth Control • Tubal Ligation (Laparoscopic) • Implanon

Ph (518) 561-0300 • Fax (518) 561-1228 4874 South Catherine Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 Monday - Friday 8-4:30


Cancer Detection & Prevention New Patients Welcome • All Insurances Accepted Office If No Answer 518-562-7424 518-574-3189 210 CORNELIA STREET, SUITE 405, PLATTSBURGH

Service Inc. Serving the North Country Since 1957

Dr. Saha Residency: Albany Medical Center 43435


Ha ir Sa l o n

Fa mily Salon

Handicap Accessible

Extensions Foils


New Summer Hours: Front - Mon.-Fri. 8-8 • Sat. 9-8 • Pharmacy: Mon.-Fri. 8-6 • Sat. 9-3

CFA Insurance


Come in and Check Out Our Low Beer Prices! 6 Pack Smirnoff Ice (variety of flavors)

30 Pack Cans 30 Pack Cans

Michalob Ultra 30 Pack Slim Cans

Bud & Bud Lite 30 Pack Cans Blue & Blue Lite 28 Pack Bottles

Genesee & Genesee Light 30 Pack Cans 28 Pack Bottles Milwaukee’s Best & Best Ice 30 Pack Cans



We Welcome


Jen Jewett

Colors Highlights

B o b, M e ga n, H e i d i , J o n, J e n

(518) 324-4555 Located at 2 Cogan Ave. Suite 107, Plattsburgh Open Tues.-Fri. 9:00am - 6:00pm • Sat. 9:00am - 4:00pm


SATURDAY July 4, 2009


Saturday, July 11 • 32nd Annual Rotary feature event, MAYORʼ S CUP REGATTA , an international sailing race with prizes in 3 racing divisions and 11 sailing classes; commemorative Quad flag and limited edition Mayorʼs Cup t-shirt for each participating boat; BBQ and awards immediately following final race; best viewing at Naked Turtle; BBQ tickets go on sale June 1st; details best viewing at Naked Turtle; free gift with preregistration; details at • 10th Annual Kayak Shack AROUND VALCOUR KAYAK PADDLE (details pending) • CVPH Wellness Center at PARC presents MAYORʼS CUP 5K WALK/RUN; details at • FLW Fishing Tournament FINAL WEIGH-IN at the SUNY Plattsburgh Field House • City presents MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT at the Kiwanis Band shell, MacDonough Monument (details pending)

QUADRICENTENNIAL CONCERTS 2009 Roy Hurd Wednesday, July 8, 2009 @ 6:30pm

Josée Vachon, Thursday, July 9, 2009 @ 6:30pm

Beartracks Friday, July 10, 2009 @ 6:30pm

Pure Blue

Sunday July 12 • CVPH presents MOUNTAIN TO LAKE BIKE RIDE, new route starts and ends at CVPH; two rides – 54 miles and 68 miles, BBQ immediately following ride, details at

Wednesday, July 15, 2009 @ 6:30pm

Back Porch Band Wednesday, July 29, 2009 @ 6:30pm

For more information go to, or contact Sunrise Rotary at 420-2991 or City of Plattsburgh at 563-7701

Friday & Saturday Nights 7:00 P.M. - Midnight C e Of The

Hom Stress Free y Part Birthday


losed July 4th

No Reservations Required


BOWLING Thurs. Night Special 2 Games & Shoes $600

Group & School Outings Available

NORTH BOWL LANES Rt. 9N, North Country Shopping Center, Plattsburgh 561-1690



Save 20% Up to $1,000 Off Your Repair or Deductible when you let us repair your vehicle!

Luck Builders

CLARK’S AUTO BODY 121 Clark Rd., Peru, NY • 643-0425

Tedfords Inc.


73 Trade Rd., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-4321 • Fax (518) 561-8462






Mon. - Fri. Call 9:00am-5:00 For All Your Insurance Needs! RESERVE YOUR BOAT DOCK NOW!


3439 Route 3, Saranac, N.Y. 12981


LET’S STOP UNDERAGE DRINKING BEFORE IT STARTS Family Talk About Drinking At Anheuser-Busch, we believe the sooner parents teach their kids the responsibilities of drinking, the more likely it is the kids will decide not to drink before they’re of age - and to drink responsibly, if they choose to drink, when they become adults.

OPEN MRI • CT SCAN • ULTRASOUND • “WALK-IN” XRAYS WELCOME Outpatient Diagnostic Medical Imaging • 11 Board Certified Radiologists

3 Convenient Locations:

Free Towing (to our shop for repairs) • Lifetime Warranty ASE & 1 CAR Certified • Mobil estimates Free pick-up & delivery • AAA approved


The Radiology Experts

Stop In For Your Free Quote!

We make Collision Repair Simple, Easy & Affordable!


American College of Radiology Accredited

Associates in Radiology & CVPH

“Everything To Make Your House A Home”





We understand that you have many choices for your collision repair. You need the best work and the best price. Clarks is up to the challenge! Let us go the extra mile for you! 43410

16 Degrandpre Way, Suite 400, Plattsburgh, NY 12901

With this in mind, we’ve developed “Family Talk About Drinking,” a series of informative guides written with the help of experts in family counseling and alcohol education. Call for your copies today, because it’s never too soon to start talking to your kids about drinking.

1 - 8 0 0 - 3 5 9 - TA L K

Plattsburgh Distributing Co., Inc. • 518-561-3800 43409



185 Margaret St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 518-563-7841 147 Washington Ave., Chazy, NY 12921 518-846-7270 Cedar Common Plaza St. Route 11, Suite G Malone, NY 518-651-2886


3 Gorman Way, Village Plaza, Peru, NY

643-2318 Kodak Picture Kiosk in store


School & Office Supplies • Home Health Supplies • Durable Medical Equipment • Stride Lite Diabetic Shoes Photocopying & Fax Services • Hallmark Greeting Cards & Gifts • Blue Mountain Arts • Yankee Candles • Russell Stover Candies • Webkinz • Vinyl & Latex Inflated Balloons • Jewelry • Cosmetics

Open Mon.-Sat. 8-8 • Sun. 9-5 Pharmacy Dept. Mon.-Fri. 8-8 • Sat. 8-6 • Sun. 9-1


it’s the cola® PEPSI-COLA KEESEVILLE BOTTLING CO. (518) 561-2515 • (518) 834-7811 (800) 283-7632



SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Seton Catholic hosts 20th annual commencement exercises By Jeremiah S. Papineau PLATTSBURGH — Forty-six students from Seton Catholic Central have now begun their journey into the real world, experiencing life after high school. The school hosted its 20th annual commencement exercises at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh Hawkins Hall June 20, as graduation speakers reminisced about time spent at the parochial school and looked toward the future. Valedictorian Genna M. Hartung reflected on her high school career as a time when memories were made. Each laugh, each tear, each mistake and each success made the students who they are today, said Hartung, with each moment in their lives being just as important as the other. “It is also within minutes and seconds that a life can change: a baby is born, a loved one dies, or a graduation ceremony commences,” said Hartung. “It is interesting how life can be so defined by such a minute passage of time.” Statistically, the passing moments are insignificant, Hartung said.

“In the lifetime of never again be recreated.” the average AmeriThe challenge which lies can, we will experibefore Maynard and her ence over 2 billion fellow students, she said, seconds,” she said. is to begin a new recipe “In reality, it is for success in life after within these brief high school. but numerous “As we begin, I chalmemories that we lenge you, my class are truly affected, mates, to constantly for all these mostrive to improve your ments combined own recipe, to set goals are what create for yourself, and to lasting memories achieve great things,” she and impressions said. “I ask that you take that we are sure to the skills; the love, the never forget.” faith, and the creativity During her adthat we have learned here dress, salutatorian and use them to never setAndrea M. Maytle for second best.” nard said she will The school’s vice prinalso miss her fellow cipal and athletic director students, which she Gary R. Ryan, who served Valedictorian Genna M. Hartung reflects on her high school career as featured speaker for likened to the induring her graduation speech June 20. gredients of a the event, drew from his Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau recipe for the ideal 36 years experience as an class. educator, administrator ships to form, the family to devel- and coach to give the graduates the “Our class, the dough that we op. And, when the time is was advice of avoiding being one thing have created, is a perfect mixture right, we put it in the oven to let it of every parent and every teacher; in life — average. bake.” taking their lessons, their guid“Average is the best of the worst, Graduation was what Maynard ance, their support,” said Mayworst of the best,” said Ryan. “Do nard. “When we started our jour- considered the completion of that you want to be average? Do you ney, we let the dough set, the chem- baking, creating a metaphorical want to be the worst of best? Do loaf “whose unique recipe will ical reactions begin, the friendyou want to be best of the worst? I

don’t think so, because I’ve dealt with many of you. You’re not average.” “You have been given the opportunity to be above average,” Ryan continued, “and you have that opportunity in front of you for the rest of your life.” Mark L. Barie, president of the school’s education council, recognized that same quality in the graduates which he said helped the graduates reach one of the first of many milestones in their lives. “Together, all of you represent the long and illustrious legacy of Seton Catholic Central,” said Barie. “And, should there come a day, weeks, months and even years from now, you are asked ‘Where did you go to school?’ I hope and pray that you will say, ‘I am a graduate of Seton Catholic Central, and there is no finer school in all of the North Country.’” The school’s principal, the Rev. Msgr. Robert Aucoin, also commended the friends and family of the graduates in attendance for helping the students get to their special day. “We recognize each of you has played a special role in the lives of our graduates,” Aucoin said. “You are therefore special to all of us.”

Local residents on SUNY Oswego honor rolls Franco-American Club’s next meeting set for July 15 OSWEGO — Several area residents have been named to honor rolls for the spring semester at the State University of New York at Oswego. Kelsey M. Deso and Jonathan G. McDonald of Champlain; Cory J. Trombley of Mooers Forks; Tiarra V. Garrow and Christa J. Haley of Morrisonville; Cassandra L. Bezio and Tiffany L. Duquette of Peru; Kelly M. Chilton, Thomas C. Chilton, and Mia Queguiner of Plattsburgh; and Kayleigh A. Deno of West Chazy.

PLATTSBURGH — As an exception to its regular meeting date, the next meeting of the North Country Franco-American Club will be held in the Emmaus Room of Saint Peter's Church Wednesday, July 15, at 7 p.m. Plans will be made for the club’s participation in the Battle of Plattsburgh Parade and other Champlain Quadricentennial events. The club is actively soliciting community members to develop costumes and a float theme for the Battle of Plattsburgh parade. The club will also continue to work on developing a list of French heritage sites in the North Country.


Tanqueray Gin R S U P EY ! BU


Sale Price



1.75 L 1.75L

Captain Morgan Spiced Rum R S U P EY ! BU

$ Sale



80 1.75L

Gordon’s B I NGG S! S AV I


$ Sale

Includes Price All VT Taxes


Light Dry Rum

80 1.75L

Jose Cuervo Especial Gold Tequila B I NGG S! S AV I

$ Sale


Celebrate Wi th Savings From Vermont Liqu or Outlet JIM BEAM ER Bacardi BOURBON S U PU Y ! B

$ Sale



80 1.75L


A list of all sale items is available via E-mail: P&


On Sale June 29-July 12, 2009


Other Featured Items at Great Low Prices! 76 Convenient Locations Throughout Vermont For A Complete Price List Call (802) 828-2345


Not responsible for typographical errors.

SATURDAY July 4, 2009


Valedictorian, salutatorian reflect on past, look toward future By Jeremiah S. Papineau PLATTSBURGH — The long road that has led the Saranac High School’s class of 2009 to graduation is one class leaders hope will bring them to many more successes in the future. One hundred forty-seven members of the graduating class entered the State University of New York at Plattsburgh Field House June 26, with heads held high as they prepared to receive diplomas marking their accomplishments. Valedictorian Brianna Boliver congratulated her fellow graduates though admitted she was struck by the fact graduation would likely be one of the last times they would all be together as a group. “Some of us will join the work force, some will enter the Armed Forces, and others will go off to college,” said Boliver. Regardless of which path each graduate chooses, said Boliver, the educations received at Saranac High School and experiences had there are ones they will carry with them for a lifetime. “We have been well prepared to meet these challenges by our parents, teachers, coaches, and also by our hard work. The work we have done at Saranac has prepared us for whatever we may choose to pursue,” said Boliver. “We are all more than ready to make our own unique trail in life and to pursue our own goals.” Boliver quoted the words of philosopher and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson, who said, “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

“My fellow classmates, now is the time for us to go our own ways and pursue our dreams,” she said. “Try not to aim for the stereotypical expectations that others may have of us, but shoot for your own dreams and then try to achieve them. You have the knowledge and capability to accomplish many exceptional feats. Your families, teachers, friends, and community expect nothing less than your absolute best in all of your endeavors.” As they move forward, Boliver also reminded her peers they will always have support from the people they’ve developed long-lasting bonds with during their years at Saranac. “If there is ever a time in the future when we are going through a difficult time or just need to talk to somebody, there is an entire community willing to help and listen,” she said. Salutatorian Devin Klooster said the “colorful and irreplaceable” members of his graduating class are people he will never forget. In addition to the lifelong friendships and fun times he will carry with him, Klooster said he was also grateful for the education he received from the beginning of kindergarten through his final days as a member of the senior class. “Our class has definitely done some great things and when we as individuals, all 147 members of our class, came together as a whole, there have definitely been some accomplishments,” said Klooster. “We have all grown as individuals and learned the many life lessons that high school has to teach.” Whether it was learning to respect authority and those who have it, having to work with people who aren’t always easy to like, or being responsible, there

was always a lesson to learn throughout their years of schooling, said Klooster. “High school is basically like a miniversion of the real thing. And, we are all about to enter the real thing, where the tests are much harder, and the grades actually matter,” said Klooster. “It’s not always going to be the wonderfully easy life that everyone sugarcoats it to be. There will be successes and accomplishments, and at the same time failures and disappointments.” Klooster quoted the late British statesman Sir Winston Churchill, who said, “Success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts.” “So, if we all move past those mistakes, and more importantly learn from them, I have no doubt every one of us will make it,” said Klooster. “It's time for each of us to begin a new chapter, a new story of our own — one that will be just as, if not more memorable than the last.” During their addresses, both Boliver and Klooster paid tribute to fellow classmates Stephanie Heath, and Courtney Alexander, whose lives were lost in a car accident earlier this year, and former classmate Janos Kurunczi, who was killed in a June 2006 accident. “Each one of your children touched our lives and their memories will live on with us forever,” Boliver said, addressing the students’ families. “They would want this day to be a celebration; so let us reminisce and celebrate thirteen years of hard work and dedication.” “Janos Krunzski, Courtney Alexander, and Stephanie Heath will all be greatly missed, especially today,” said Klooster.

Members of the 2009 Saranac High School graduating class lined up for the school’s annual commencement exercises at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh Field House June 27. In all, 147 students received diplomas. Photo by Jeremiah S. Papineau

Registration for trip to The Great Escape in Lake George due next Friday

Give us your feedback!

PLATTSBURGH — The town of Plattsburgh is sponsoring a family trip to The Great Escape in Lake George Saturday, July 25. The town will provide a school bus for transportation to the park. The trip is open to families who reside within the town of Plattsburgh. Children under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Tickets are $35 per person which includes transportation to and from park, admission into park, and lunch. Ticket fees will be due at time of registra-

See something you like? More importantly, see something you don’t? Let us know! Contact editor Jeremiah S. Papineau at 561-9680, ext. 102.

tion. The bus will leave the Town of Plattsburgh Offices on Banker Road at 8 a.m. sharp and will leave The Great Escape at 6 p.m. Registration and pre-payment are mandatory by Friday, July 10. Register by stopping by the recreation office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. There are a limited number of spaces to be filled on a first come-first serve basis, so call early. For more information, call 562-6860.



A&L Auto Repair


and Sales

667 Route 3 Plattsburgh, NY


Buy Here/Pay Here 24 HR Towing • 726-6104

Reach 18,000 Homes Weekly! Call 561-9680 To List Your Business Today!

AUTO/RACING SUPPLIES The Original & Still the Best GET ORGANIZED Leaders in outfitting trailers, shops, and garages worldwide!

Racing Fuel Call for pricing & availability.

Fuel available for everything race car to a street rod!

ALAN’S AUTO TECH 351 Route 22, Mooers, NY 12958 Email:




The Since 1974

Wood Grain Quality Finished & Unfinished Furniture

BOAT: SALES/SERVICE Buying & Trades Welcome Used Boats, Motors, Parts Shrinkwrap, Storage, Winterization & Repairs

R.K. Boat Repair Reliable Affordable Rates Email: Ronald Kalvaitis 61 Bell Rd., Chazy, NY 12921 Cell: (518) 726-6029 40998



RV CENTER & get your truck cap, campers & accessories

699 Rt. 374 Cadyville, NY 12918 12 Miles West off I-87 Exit 38N 2 Miles East of Dannemora, NY (518) 492-7007 Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm Sat 9am-1pm • Sun Closed30476




Joseph D’Auria - Farrier -

REPAIRS COMPUTER • LAPTOPS PRINTERS Same day turn around (on most jobs)

64 bit r ute Comp built systemReady Vista

New & Used Parts

Monday - Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

563-1234 43459

Mon.-Fri. 8-5 • Sat. 8-12

(518) 561-6885 Free Computer Equipment Recycling

7164C Route 9 • Plattsburgh, N.Y.



LANDSCAPING Free Estimates

Fully Insured

Blue Seal Feeds • Nutrena Feeds Seedway Seeds • Gates • Stock Tanks Wm Houds Fertilizers • Val Metals

DUPREY’S FEEDS & SUPPLIES Bob Duprey Day: (518) 846-7338 • Night: (518) 493-3181 Fax: (518) 846-8180 9748 Rt. 9, Chazy, NY 12921 30100

MODULAR HOMES Lots - Complete Package Home - Land - Complete LOG SIDED RANCH

“Distinctive Professionalism with Personal Pride”

TRUE INSURANCE AGENCY/ Leading Edge Group, Inc.

“Insurance For The Country Way Of Life” SARANAC, N.Y. • MALONE, NY

(518) 293-8358 or 1-800-293-8358 29942





Total Computer Supplies and Accessories, Inc.


For All Your Insurance Needs! P.O. Box 346 Keene, NY 12942 (518) 576-9679




(518) 293-6268

Northern New York’s Largest Outlet for “Indoor” Unfinished Furniture

Stop in to...

HORSESHOEING 1976 Route 3, P.O. Box 57, Cadyville, NY 12918 Delivery Available


VIP Service!

We drop you off at work!

4% With $5,000 Toward Downpayment

4% Fixed Financing

Residential & Commercial Adam J. Facteau (O) 518-561-2604 (C) 518-578-7028 (E) Spring Clean Up, Landscape Design, Lawn Maintenance, and Installation 40708

Land Home Packages Available

MR. MODULAR, INC. 4732 State Route 3, Saranac, NY 12981

518-293-8801 • Fax 518-293-8823 29941


SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Graduates are taking best of high school with them By Jeremiah S. Papineau PLATTSBURGH — What the future holds, graduating students of Plattsburgh High School don’t know. However, what they do know is that the experiences they’ve had will be something they carry with them for a lifetime. The State University of New York at Plattsburgh Field House was brimming with friends and family of Plattsburgh High School’s 2009 graduating class June 27, as 194 now former senior class students received their diplomas.

This year ’s class featured two valedictorians — Ethan Crockett and Brandon Dunham — who each delivered messages which reflected on time spent at Plattsburgh High and what the future might hold for them and their fellow classmates. Co-valedictorian Ethan Crockett said while each graduate received a diploma, the piece of paper is more than just that — it’s a symbol of for each student’s own experience at Plattsburgh High School. “What each and every one of us will take away from this school, is far beyond what

can be printed on a diploma,” Crockett said. “We learned early on that, although high school is primarily an academic institution, there was as much to gain from our experiences out of the classroom as there was from our time within them.” The lives of this year ’s graduating class are different from how they were when attending freshman orientation four years ago, said Dunham. “Each and every one of us expected only one thing upon entering high school — an education that would one day lead to our graduating and continuing on to accomplish



greater things in the outside world,” said Dunham. “Yet, throughout those four years, we have all undergone numerous diverse high school experiences that have affected each of us in a different way.” “Without a doubt, we have all changed because of our unique journeys throughout high school, yet in that aspect we are all similar,” Dunham continued. “We are a class united in the sense that we have all changed; each of us is no longer that same kid who walked into PHS the first day of freshman year. No. We are now young men and women ready to make our own mark on the world.” Regardless of what plans each graduate has for after high school, leaving high school marks the first major step toward being recognized

as an adult, said Crockett. “As such, we must begin to accept the responsibilities our society places on adults,” he said. “For the greater part of our lives, we have been taking and benefitting from what society has to offer. Upon entering the adult world, however, it is our time to give back, so that others may benefit as we did.” “Years from now, when you look back on high school, I hope you remember at least some of the things you were taught here, but, more importantly, I hope you remember the things that made your experience unique,” Crockett added. “We have among us so many stars in academics, music, and athletics, it has been a challenge to keep up with the standards we have all set,” said salutatorian

Stephanie DeMane. “Without my classmates’ competitive spirit and drive, I would not have been motivated enough to reach the place where I now stand. While I know that my family and teachers helped me a lot throughout high school, the people of my class deserve most of the credit for making my experience here as valuable as it has been.” Senior speaker Kristen Flynn said there have been many friendships forged from experiences in high school, as well as many failures and successes. “This ceremony may bring our high school career to a close,” said Flynn, “but, more importantly, it marks the start of each achievement we will attain in our future.


SUNDAY JULY 5th 9 AM - 1 PM and



Community Room Gymnasium 52 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh AGES 5-12 GRADES K-6 For More Info Call Ed Coats 261-6418

The Champlain Champlain Valley Valley’’ss Information Information Station Station The MUSIC, NEWS, SPORTS, & WEATHER 24 HOURS AROUND THE CLOCK Celebrating More Than 58 Years of Award-Winning Service The #1 Local News in the Region, Sports, Doppler Radar Weather Forecasts, New Country & Oldies The BEST Music on the BEST STATION!

Clinton County’s Most Listened To Station OTHER FEATURES INCLUDE: Local High School Sports, College Hockey, and New Yorks Yankees Baseball , Giant Football, Community & Commercial Remote Broadcasts, Live Call-In Shows, Swap-Shop, the Area’s Premier Buy-Sell Show, Solid Gold Weekends Including M.G. Kelly’s American Hit List, Sunday of Solid Gold, The Beatle Years, Ben & Brian’s Top 20 Countdown, Old Time Radio Drama’s with “When Radio Was”, Marine Boating Forecasts & Ski Reports • 518.563.1340 • Fax: 518.563.1343 4712 State Route 9, Plattsburgh, NY 12901


SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Friday, July 3-Sunday, July 5

Monday, July 6

LAKE PLACID — I Love BBQ festival, Olympic Skating Oval, Main Street. Visit ROUSES POINT — Fourth of July Celebration, Rouses Point Civic Center, 39 Lake St. 297-2064.

ROUSES POINT — Summer Reading Program ages 5-9, Dodge Memorial Library, 144 Lake St., 9:30-10:30 a.m. 2976242. KEENE — Golden Peaks osteo class, Grist Mill Annex building, Grist Mill Lane, 10-11 a.m. 576-9710. KEENE — Golden Peaks basic computer class, Grist Mill Annex building, Grist Mill Lane, 11-11:30 a.m. 576-9710. LAKE PLACID — The Complete History of America abridged, Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., 8 p.m.

Saturday, July 4 (Independence Day) SARANAC LAKE — Saranac Lake Village Farmers Market, Saranac Lake Riverside Park, 23 River St., 9 a.m.-1 p.m. ROUSES POINT — Inaugural Samuel de Champlain Cup boat race hosted by Point Au Fer Racing Club, 10 a.m. 2972064. WESTPORT — Fourth of July Parade, 12 p.m. Family activities following in Lee Park. 962-4419 or MORRISONVILLE — Square dancing, North Country Squares Building, Clinton County Fairgrounds, 84 Fairground Lane, 7 p.m. 561-5801.

Sunday, July 5 ROUSES POINT — Chicken barbecue, Rouses Point Volunteer Fire Department, 48 Lake St. 297-6431. ROUSES POINT — Car show sponsored by Rouses Point Volunteer Fire Department, Rouses Point Civic Center, 39 Lake St. 297-6431. PLATTSBURGH — Native American Heritage Festival, Clinton Community College. 136 Clinton Point Drive. 562-4200. UPPER JAY — Caroline Fine Photography Exhibit artist reception, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 NYS Route 9N, 2-4 p.m. Exhibit running July and August. ROUSES POINT — Fourth of July Parade, downtown Rouses Point, 6 p.m. Fireworks display at dusk. 518-297-2064. PLATTSBURGH — “Dixie Delight” band, Naked Turtle, 1 Dock St., 6-9 p.m. PERU — Peru Summer Concert Series with Inisheer, Little AuSable River Park Gazebo, Elm Street, 6 p.m. Free. Bring chairs and blankets. Rain location: Peru Community Church Fellowship Center, 13 Elm St. WESTPORT — Meadowmount School of Music concert, 1424 County Route 10, 7:30 p.m. $7 adults, $4 seniors/students.

Tuesday, July 7 Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Bookmobile stops: Saranac Town Hall, 3662 Route 3, Saranac, 1-1:45 p.m.; Cadyville Fire House, 2122 Route 3, Cadyville, 2-2:30 p.m.; Roderick Rock Senior Housing, 2025 Route 22B, Morrisonville, 3-3:30 p.m.; Morrisonville Post Office, 1934 Route 22B, Morrisonville, 3:40-4:15 p.m. PAUL SMITHS — 90-minute Interpretive Canoe Paddles on Barnum Pond, Paul Smiths Visitor Interpretive Center, 8023 State Route 30, 9:30 a.m. Preregister. Call 327-3000. ROUSES POINT — Summer Reading Program Kickoff with “Speedy” Arnold, Dodge Memorial Library, 144 Lake St., 10 a.m. 297-6242. ROUSES POINT — Rouses Point Playgroup, Champlain Children’s Learning Center, 10 Clinton St., 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 3141191. For children ages 0-6. UPPER JAY — Papermaking workshops with Josh Calhoun, bring an old shirt and make it into paper, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 State Route 9N, 1 p.m. PERU — Mr. Beau the Clown at Peru Free Library, 3024 Main St., 2:30 p.m. 6438618. SARANAC — Performance by Saranac Hollow Jammers, Saranac Town Hall, 3662 State Route 3, 6-9:30 p.m. CHAMPLAIN — Reading with a therapy dog, Champlain Memorial Library, 148 Elm St., 6 p.m. 298-8620. WEST CHAZY — Crossing North performance, Dodge Library, 9 Fiske Road, 6:30 p.m. 493-6131.

2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 24 25 30 33 34

This week’s theme: “Unknown Endings” ACROSS 1 Window treatment 6 Beat walkers 10 Pen pal? 13 Accelerated 19 Causing goose bumps 20 Came down 21 Tide alternative 22 1959 Steiger title role 23 Device using pulleys 26 Self-conscious question 27 Carrere of "Wayne's World" 28 Cuarenta winks? 29 Buds 31 Tale spinner 32 Like most light bulbs 35 Peruvian pack animal 37 Publisher __ Nast 38 Ming 2-Down 39 1957 novel with the working title "The Strike" 42 Arid Israeli area 45 Windblown soil 46 Crew tool 47 Plan likely to fail 51 Takes in 55 Net grazer 56 __ Lama 57 Like some boots 59 Film involving stage scenes 60 Extent 63 Comic Johnson 64 Dance, facetiously 71 Log variety

72 73 74 78 79 82 83 87 88 89 90 95 97 98 99 103 104 105 109 110 112 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123

Preminger et al. Averse Puts dividends to work Bluster Previously Takes umbrage at Break in Deli bread Actress Davis Lies next to Though not yet in force, one was adopted by the UN in 1996 Snack in a shell They're not behind you Pie __ Pushes back, as a deadline Hair line Like a good loser? Fuel rating Yves's yes Actor Estevez One who's halfway home? Evangelist's admonition Wily '70s pinup name Jousting pole Two-handed hammer Driver's gadget Soapmaking compounds Jouster's ride

DOWN 1 Possible result of big

36 37 39 40 41 42 43 44 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 57 58 59 60 61 62 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 83

LAKE PLACID — The Complete History of America abridged, Pendragon Theatre, 15 Brandy Brook Ave., 8 p.m.

Wednesday, July 8 KEENE — Golden Peaks walking group, Grist Mill Annex building, Grist Mill Lane, 8:30 a.m. 576-9710. LAKE CLEAR — Paul Smiths VIC canoe trip from Jones Pond Outlet to Church Pond, MAC’s Canoe Livery, 5859 State Route 30, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $60 per person. $30 ages 10 and younger. 891-1176 to register. WESTPORT — Plein Air Event and Artists Studio Tour, Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks, 645 Main St., 10 a.m. 962-8778 or KEENE — Golden Peaks art class, Grist Mill Annex building, Grist Mill Lane, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 576-9710. ROUSES POINT — Preschool storytime ages 3-5, Dodge Memorial Library, 144 Lake St., 10-11 a.m. 297-6242. LAKE PLACID — Magician Tim Dumas, Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Dr., 10:30 a.m. PLATTSBURGH — Clinton County Canine Club, Pine Harbour Assisted Living, 15 New Hampshire Road, 11 a.m. 561-5307 by July 6 for lunch reservations. MOOERS — Mooers Good Fellowship Club’s annual summer picnic, recreational field, 12 p.m. Bring a dish to share. DANNEMORA — Summer Reading Program event, Dannemora Free Library, 1168 Cook St., 1:30 p.m. Ages 3-16. PLATTSBURGH — Mr. Beau the Clown, Plattsburgh Public Library children’s room, 19 Oak St., 1:30 p.m. Children through age 12. ELIZABETHTOWN — Photographer Betsy Tisdale exhibit “In and Around Essex” reception, Adirondack History Center Museum, 7590 Court St., 4 p.m. LEWIS – Free evening accordion, piano, and violin lessons, town hall, 8574 State Route 9. 873-9285. WESTPORT — Mid-Week Blues, DaCy Meadow Farm, Route 9N, 6-9 p.m. SARANAC LAKE — Chess club, Lake Flour Bakery, 14 River St., 7 p.m. Open to all, experienced players preferred.

losses Artifact Like heavy surf Photo "A mouse!" Mutt, e.g. __ English Bulldogge Refueling places ASAP relative Ind. neighbor "No thanks" Ocular signs of planning? Biol. and astr. Faux __ Final words Overly attentive Like a teen's bed, probably Looked carefully Tag sale caveat Sent (for) City SSE of Islamabad Holiday precursors Signaled from across the room, say Colleen Big name in skin care products Jai __ Rocky peak Hardly well done Red Wings' org. Want ad letters Kind of feeling Inaugural event Head for the hills Tire-kicking areas Took advantage of the buffet Secret supply Suit basis Org. probing for outerspace life Coppertone abbr. 71-Across mo. Starts the bidding U.S. Army E-5 Funny Margaret NBA tiebreakers Norse god of war Regretful type First name among '70s netmen "__ only a game" Role in the musical "Two By Two" Stun, as a perp Draw Words of action Grammy-winning New Ager Big stink Musical place, briefly "The Simpsons" Kwik-EMart operator Understand CIA forerunner Ball user, maybe


WESTPORT — Meadowmount School of Music concert, 1424 County Route 10, 7:30 p.m. $7 adults, $4 seniors/students. PAUL SMITHS — Adirondack Almanac Lecture Series, Paul Smiths Visitor Interpretive Center, 8023 State Route 30, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 9-Sunday, July 12 PLATTSBURGH — Annual FLW Bass Fishing Tournament, Dock Street Landing, 6:30 a.m. Register in advance by calling 563-4431.

Thursday, July 9 Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Bookmobile stops: Port Kent Post Office, 31 First St., 1:30-2 p.m.; Keeseville Country Gardens, Hill Street, 2:15-2:45 p.m.; Curtains, Curtains, Curtains parking lot, 24 Rectory St., Clintonville, 3-3:30 p.m.; Ada Court, Cliff Haven, 4:15-4:45 p.m. PLATTSBURGH — Ninth annual Memorial Summer Hoops for Youth, City Gym parking lot, 52 U.S. Oval, 9 a.m. preregister by July 6. 565-4750. PAUL SMITHS — 90-minute Interpretive Canoe Paddles on Barnum Pond, Paul Smiths Visitor Interpretive Center, 8023 State Route 30, 9:30 a.m. Preregister. Call 327-3000. ROUSES POINT — School age game day, ages 8 and older, Dodge Memorial Library, 144 Lake St., 10-11 a.m. 297-6242. SARANAC LAKE — Children's story hour, Saranac Lake Free Library, 109 Main St., 10:30 a.m. 891-4190. ESSEX — Organist Laura Ouimette performance, Essex Community Church, 2743 NYS Route 22, 11:30 a.m. Free. Donations welcome. PLATTSBURGH — Tweens and Teens Craft Program, Plattsburgh Public Library Auditorium, 19 Oak St., 2-4 p.m. 536-7445 to register. PLATTSBURGH — Journey Into Reading, Champlain Centre Mall, 60 Smithfield Blvd., 4:30-6:30 p.m. Visit LEWIS – Free evening accordion, piano, and violin lessons, town hall, 8574 State Route 9. 873-9285. WEST CHAZY — Elementary Story

84 Patricia of "Everybody Loves Raymond" 85 Hudson Bay prov. 86 An orchestra tunes to one 88 Fine particle 90 Gets to the point? 91 Painter's choice 92 Indication of rank 93 Having status, in a way 94 Desire 95 Court sport 96 Lets go 100 Dismal turnout? 101 Blockhead 102 Threw in (with) 104 Shopper's convenience 106 Texting device 107 Where Helen was taken 108 Top-shelf 111 __ Direct: online bank 113 Science guy Bill 114 High trains 115 Jazz fan

Time, Dodge Library, 9 Fiske Road, 5 p.m.493-6131 to register. WESTPORT — Westport Library Booksale First View Party, Westport Library, 6 Harris Lane, 6-8 p.m. WILMINGTON — Fulton Chain Gang performance, Wilmington Town Beach, 6:30 p.m. LAKE PLACID — “The Visitor,” Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Dr., 8 p.m. $6. PLATTSBURGH — Third annual Boat Parade of Lights, Wilcox Dock, Cumberland Avenue, 9 p.m. 561-1170 or

Friday, July 10 ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Farmers’ Market, behind Adirondack Center Museum, 7590 Court St., 9 a.m.-1 p.m. WESTPORT — Westport Library Booksale, Westport Library, 6 Harris Lane, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. WESTPORT — Line dancing, Heritage House, Line Dancing, Westport Heritage House, 9-10 a.m. Free. UPPER JAY — Books, Antiques, Food & Things annual sale, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 State Route 9N, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. ROUSES POINT — Summer Reading Program Youth Commission, Dodge Memorial Library, 144 Lake St., 9:30-10:30 a.m. Ages 10 and older. 297-6242. PLATTSBURGH — Champlain Valley Classic Cruisers Cruise-In Night, Skyway Shopping Plaza, 6:30 p.m. Classic cars on display. DANNEMORA — Dannemora Summer Concert Series featuring The Bootleg Band, Village Gazebo, corner of Cook and Flagg Streets, 6:30 p.m. Bring chair. WHALLONSBURG — Idol contest auditions, Whallonsburg Grange Hall, Route 22, 7-10 p.m. $5, free for performers. WESTPORT — Meadowmount School of Music concert, 1424 County Route 10, 7:30 p.m. $7 adults, $4 seniors/students. KEENE VALLEY — Fred miller “Lecture in Song,” Keene Valley Congregational Church, 1971 NYS Route 73, 8 p.m. LAKE PLACID — Jimmy Tingle — adult comedy show, Lake Placid Center for the Arts, 17 Algonquin Dr., 8 p.m. $17.

Solution to last week’s puzzle


SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Emerald Ash Borer found in New York I ’ve had several people ask me if I knew anything about the purple triangles that resemble boxkites which have been turning up in trees along Adirondack roadsides. I inquired at the DEC and was told the devices are being used to trap and monitor the spread of a rather nasty invasive beetle called the Emerald Ash Borer. Originally discovered in southeastern Michigan in 2002, the beetle has slowly migrated east and was just recently discovered in the southern part of New York State. That’s bad news for the more than 900 million ash trees in the state — a number that makes up about seven percent of all the trees here. As its name implies, the Emerald Ash Borer gnaws its way into the trunk of a tree. Damage is done by the larvae, which feed in tunnels called galleries just below the bark. The serpentine galleries disrupt water and nutrient transport, causing branches, and eventually the entire tree, to die. In the past seven years, the beetle has been linked to the destruction of more than 70 million ash trees. DEC officials are rightfully concerned at the presence of the beetle in NY, thus the purple triangles hanging in local trees. The primary method of transport is through untreated firewood, which is why the DEC has banned out-of-state firewood and restricted intrastate transport of firewood that has not been kiln dried to 50 miles. Still, that is a tough regulation to police. Attempting to stop hundreds of thousands of campers from tossing a few

sticks of firewood into their trunk before visiting the Adirondacks is a tough order to fill. Nevertheless, conservationists say it is crucial if we’d like to avoid economic and environmental impacts, the likes of which have not been seen since the Chestnut Blight or Dutch Elm Disease. “This discovery emphasizes the need to establish a national early detection network around major ports of entry so we can intercept these pests before they become established,” said Troy Weldy, director of Ecological Management for The Nature Conservancy. “It is also important for citizens to understand that these pests are easily transported in firewood. We ask everyone to do their part by only burning wood close to where they buy it." DEC Commissioner Pete Grannis had similar sentiments. “This is yet another wake-up call for all New Yorkers that invasive species pose a grave threat to the health of our natural resources and ecosystems, and ultimately, our economy. Tough but practical measures, such as quarantines, firewood regulations, public education and other regulatory actions will continue to be needed if we are to limit the damage from EAB and other invasives.”

What to look for Adult beetles leave distinctive D-shaped exit holes in the outer bark of the branches and the trunk. Other signs of infection include tree canopy dieback, yellowing, extensive sprouting from the roots and trunk (called "epicormic shoots") and browning of leaves. Infested trees may also exhibit woodpecker damage from larvae extraction. Report suspected damage to the state by calling 1-866-640-0652.

The picture above shows damage caused to an ash tree by the Emerald Ash Borer, a non-native beetle that has found its way to New York State. Conservation officials fear the beetle, shown in the picture inset, could devestate a part of the state’s 900 million ash trees. The Emerald Ash Borer has metallic green wing covers and a coppery red or purple abdomen; it is small enough to fit easily on a penny.


Caught a big fish? Downed a monster whitetail? Send photos to: John Gereau, 14 Hand Ave., Elizabethtown N.Y. 12932 OR e-mail to Include your name, phone number, and/or e-mail address.

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

Ch e ck ou t th e se

Garage sales, yard sales & moving sales,

oh my! With

from ou r

Cla ssifie d Su p e rstore

Bu y3 zon es for3 wks.@ $3 5 .0 0 Plu s,w e’ll pu tyou rcla ssified a d on lin e FREE

Sold To Your Phone #

Personal Ad Minimum of 20 words. 3-Zones................3wks..................$35


2-Zones................3wks..................$36 1-Zone..................3wks..................$23

Address 1-Zone..................1wk...................$15





Payment Info CC#




Run# thru



Amex Visa Master Discover Cash Check

Deadlines: Friday 4pm Zone A Rutland Tribune The Eagle

Monday 4pm Zone B

Clinton County Today North Countryman Tri-Lakes Today Valley News

Monday 4pm Zone C Times of Ti Adirondack Journal News Enterprise

*Payment must be received before classified ad can be published. All business ads are excluded. Example - Rentals, Pets, Firewood, etc... Call for business rates.

What Towns Do The Zones Cover? ZONE A Covers The Towns Of... Rutland, Brandon, Center Rutland, Chittenden, Cuttingsville, Pittsford, N.clarendon, Proctor, Wallingford, West Rutland, Bristol, Huntington, Ferrisburg, Monkton, New Haven, N.ferrisburg, Starkboro, Vergennes, Bridport, Middlebury, Orwell, Salisbury, Shoreham, Charlotte, Hinesburg, Shelburne, Williston, Burlington, Richmond.

ZONE B Covers The Towns Of... Altona, Champlain, Chazy, Mooers, Mooers Forks, Rouses Point, West Chazy, Plattsburgh, Parc, Peru, Schuyler Falls, Morrisonville, Cadyville, Saranac, Dannemora, Elizabethtown, Lewis, New Russia, Westport, Willsboro, Essex, Ausable Forks, Keeseville, Port Kent, Jay, Upper Jay, Wilmington, Keene, Keene Valley, Bloomingdale, Lake Clear, Lake Placid, Raybrook, Saranac Lake, Vermontville, Tupper Lake, Piercefield, Paul Smith, Rainbow Lake, Gabriels.

Centering & Border!

Please print your message neatly in the boxes below:

Please print your message neatly in the boxes below:



Plu s,w e’ll pu tyou r cla ssified a d on lin e FREE

ZONE C Covers The Towns Of... Hague, Huletts Landing, Paradox, Putnam Station, Severence, Silver Bay, Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Mineville, Moriah, Moriah Center, Port Henry, Schroon Lake, North Hudson, Bakers Mills, Blue Mountain Lake, Indian Lake, Johnsburg, Long Lake, Minerva, Newcomb, North Creek, North River, Olmstedville, Riparius, Sabael, Wevertown, Raquette Lake, Adirondack, Athol, Bolton Landing, Brant Lake, Chestertown, Diamond Point, Lake George, Pottersville, Stony Creek, Warrensburg.

Mail to... Classified Dept. Denton Publications • P.O. Box 338 Elizabethtown, NY 12932 You may also use these other methods to submit your ad: Fax to: 518-873-6360 eMail to: Local: (518) 873-6368 x 201

Sold To Your Phone #

Personal Ad Rates Choose Your Zone Package ZONE A 1-Zone... $20 RT and TE


Address City/Town



Payment Info CC#



CID# Run#

thru Classification

Mail to... Attn: Classified Dept. Denton Publications P.O. Box 338 Elizabethtown, NY 12932 Fax: 518-873-6360 Phone: 518-873-6368 x 201 eMail:


2-Zones... $25


3-Zones... $30


Amex Visa Master Discover Cash Check

Deadline For Vermont Papers Friday at Noon Deadline for New York Papers Monday at Noon

* Payment must be received before ad can be published.


SATURDAY July 4, 2009



The sified Clas





1-800-989-4ADS ADOPTION ADOPT-FUN, adventuresome happily married loving couple hopes to adopt. Promising unconditional love, laughter, security, education & world of opportunities. Expenses paid. Patty & Mike (888)758-7062 ADOPTION: LOVING family wishes to adopt and cherish a newborn to share our hearts and home. Expenses paid. Please call Jeri and Jeff 1-866-696-9360.

DIVORCE IN one day from the world’s oldest and largest provider of fast divorces. No travel necessary. Fully guaranteed or full refund. $895. 978-443-8387 HIGH COST of Cable Got You Down? GET DISH w/FREE install plans $9.99/mo. 50+ Free HD Channels! New Cust’s only. CALL 800-240-8112 IN BUSINESS? NEED MORE CUSTOMERS? We have qualified customers for as little as $5 each. Call for more information. 1-866-649-2495

LOVING COUPLE WISHES TO ADOPT NEWBORN. Provide security & lots of love! Toll-free 1-877-866-2859.



A NEW COMPUTER NOW! Brand name. Bad or NO credit - No problem. Smallest weekly payments avail. Call NOW 1-800838-7127

ANTIQUES FLORENCE COOK STOVE,1940’s #4 Burner Gas/Kero Combo Mint Condition, including original salt & pepper shakers! WHITE Kero side looks & works like a wood stove. Will heat a small house. #4 people to load. $499 OBO (518) 492-7316

COMPUTER, HP Pavilion 553, XP system; desktop hard drive Little used; good condition $350.00 (802)236-9941 GET A NEW COMPUTER Brand Name laptops & Desktops BAD or No Credit No Problem Smallest weekly payments avail. It’ s Yours NOW 1-800-932-3721


GREAT COMPUTER. XP, Office. Monitor, Keyboard, Mouse, Speakers, CDRW. Internet-Ready. Works perfectly. $120 Reduced. (518) 891-4914

5 BAGS cloths Lady’s size 12-14 $25.00. 802-537-3175


HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLE Jackets - Men’s 44, Ladie’s Full Fringe Lg $300 OBO (518) 546-7604 HEELY’S shoe skates. Youth size 3 black like new $20 802-475-2417

APPLIANCES BOSCH PROPANE tankless water heater (new). Includes vent kit, $500 below actual cost. Call for details 914-844-5244. ELECTRIC KITCHEN Stove, 30” w, 4 burners, large oven, large storage drawer, almond, $120 518-597-3065 FOR SALE: Kenmore 90 Series washing machine, 5-sp combo, super capacity, $150. (518) 643-9570 FREE MAYTAG Washer, 6 yr. old needs motor. Call 518-523-9456. GE 8K air conditioner for sale, excellent, $60. 518-324-4740 HOTPOINT 18.2 cu. ft. top freezer refrigerator $200, used 6mo. 518-963-8351 HOTPOINT ELECTRIC stove self cleaning oven, like new, $150; Hotpoint built in dishwasher, $50. 518-570-5004


FIREWOOD FIREWOOD SPLIT or Log Length, delivered in the Tri-Lakes area only. Also Wood lots wanted to manage. Call 518-891-3707. GREEN HORIZON Gasification Wood Boilers Clean, 85% Efficient No Splitting-Burns Round Wood Inside and Outside Units Installation Available Greenway Energy Solutions 518-834-6021

60 INCH Marantz TV w/ many features. Original owner. Sounds/Works great. Moving. $400 BO (518) 504-4017 FAX/PHONE/Copier - Brother Intellifax 770 with two new cartridges in good condition. $60. (518) 891-5962 HD DIGITAL Converter Box with remote, never used $50 Firm. 518-563-3845 KODAK EASYSHARE Camera C310 with manual, software. Charges on dock, not included. $40 (518) 562-2492

The Classified Superstore 1-800-989-4237


$$$ ACCESS LAWSUIT CASH NOW!!! Injury Lawsuit Dragging? $500-$500,000++ within 48/hrs? Low rates 1-800-568-8321 $$$ GET LAWSUIT CASH NOW- Oasis Legal Finance #1. See us on TV. Fastest Cash Advance on injury cases-within 24/hrs. Owe nothing if you lose your case APPLY FREE CALL NOW 1-866-353-9959 CAN’T PAY YOUR BILLS? Swarming in debt? Call now 1-800-878-2215. Bankruptcy for only $698. Fast, easy, secure and guaranteed. No additional fees.


COLEMAN 10 Horse power generator 5000 watts $475.00. 704-699-4001 CREDIT CARD Machine, Thales, Talento TIPP $450 OBO. Call 802-877-3881. DEHUMIDIFIER, WHIRLPOOL 25 pint 450.00 518-335-1789 DIRECTV FREE 4 Room System! 265+ Channels! Starts $29.99! FREE HBO, Showtime, Starz! 130 HD Channels! FREE DVR/HD! No Start Costs! DirectStarTV Local Installers! 1-800-973-9044 DOLL AFRO-American, Beautiful, lovely clothes and hair, like new $185.00. 518-6233155 EUREKA UPRIGHT Vacuum Cleaner $50 OBO. Call 518-643-9313 after 5pm. FREE DIRECTV 4 Room System! 265+ Channels! Starts $29.99! FREE HBO, Showtime, Starz! 130 HD Channels! FREE DVR/HD! No Start Costs! DirectStarTV Local Installers! 1-800-620-0058 FREE DIRECTV 4 ROOM SYSTEM! 265+ Channels! Starts $29.99! FREE HBO, Showtime, Starz! 130 HD Channels! FREE DVR/HD! No Start Costs! DirectStarTV Local Installers! 1-800-973-9044 HAND HUED Barn Timbers all sizes $300.00 for all. 518-747-6440.

1/2 price Insulation 4x8 sheets 1” to 7” thick, Blue Dow or High (R). Also 2005 Sun Lite Crank up truck Camper, never used 518-5973876.


STOVE, 30 “ 4 burners...$40 OBO 518-6239313

REVERSE MORTGAGES Draw all eligible cash out of your home & eliminate mortgages payments. Forever! For seniors 62 and older. Government insured. No credit/ income requirements. Free consultation. 1-888-6603033 All Island Mortgage

36 INCH SONY Trinatron Model KV-36FS10 color TV $170.00. 518-307-1118 after 6pm Queensbury, NY

KENMORE ULTRA Soft 425 Water Softener $125. Older model GE 11.6 cubic-ft upright freezer.$75. (518) 873-6363

SEWING “SEARS” machine with x-large cabinet & draws $200.00. 518-793-6186

LAWSUIT SETTLEMENT Loans, Auto Accidents & Work Comp. Low fees on all cases. 866-709-1100,

LARGE CAPACITY air tight box wood stove $475.00 OBO. Call 518-293-8221

ROADSIDE FARM/ Concession stand on skids plywood, excellent, delivery available $900.00. Plattsburgh 518-562-2187.

REFRIGERATOR GE, White, good condition, 62H x 28W x 28D. Runs well. 518-5231341

DROWNING IN DEBT? Credit Card Balances growing? Stressed out from aggressive collection calls? We Can Help You Today! Free Consultation! Call Today Toll Free 1-866-415-5400

* REDUCE YOUR CABLE BILL! * - Get a 4room, all-digital satellite system installed for FREE and programming starting under $20. Free Digital Video Recorders to new clients. So call now, 1-800-795-3579.

KENMORE HE Front-Loading Washer, used 18 months, excellent condition $499.00. 518647-8260

MAYTAG STACKABLE washer/dryer for gas hookup $350 and dishwasher $100 (518) 570-9499

CREDIT REPAIR. We legally remove bad credit to help raise credit scores. Members BBB. 1-888-687-1300.


13’ SYWALKER Trampoline - square w/enclosure. In good condition. Paid $400.00 asking $175.00 (518) 332-5070 1987 DODGE Van 3/4 ton, slant 6 cyl., $1000; 1994 1 ton HDRool back truck, 454 engine $5000; Farmall A Tractor, Old with plow, about 12 hp $2200; Car Carrier new tires & widened $500; 400 sets of Die & reloading equipment Call 518-546-3840. 22” LCD with wall mount, DVD, VCR recorder, both Sony, excellent $200. 518647-5985 24 FT. Above Ground Pool For Sale. Includes all accessories except filter. Asking $500 Please call (518) 593-9646 24’ ROUND Swimming pool, working order, asking $400. Call 518-561-1773 5 STANDING Reindeer from Saks save store NYC 1940’s in original boxes, 36” high, one of a kind. I will be up at my house July 4th weekend. $400 for all or make offer. 518532-9841 AIR TIGHT Wood stove with piping $125.00. 518-260-0677 BOOK SHELVES (30x71in) $20.00 Brown. 802-483-2976 BRAND NEW 4x8 tow trailer 2”ball $400 or b/o (518) 834-7203 CHERRY BEDROOM SET. Solid Wood, never used, brand new in factory boxes. English Dovetail. Original cost $4500. Sell for $795. Can deliver. 917-731-0425 CHERRYWOOD DINING SET- 10 PCS. SOLID WOOD, ORIGINAL BOX, CAN DELIVER. ORIGINAL COST $6,500, SELL FOR $1599. JOHN 212-380-6247

HIGH COST of Cable Got You Down? GET DISH w/FREE install plans start at $9.99/mo Over 50 Free HD Channels! New Cust’ s only Call FREE for full details! 1-800-606-9050 HOT TUB: BRAND NEW 2009 MODEL. All Options w/cover.Cost $7,495. Sacrifice $3,750. Can Deliver 1-203-557-3386 LINCOLN ELECTRIC Welder (used once) amp range 25 to 125 $300.00. 518-4945030. LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO DO WITH THE FAMILY THIS WEEKEND? HOW ABOUT A BROADWAY SHOW? PLENTY OF SEATS ARE AVAILABLE AT BROADWAYSHOWS.COM CLICK, VISIT AND SAVE AT BROADWAYSHOWS.COM LOWE’S 5x8 metal trailer $600.00. 518-6372594. MEMORY FOAM THERAPEUTIC NASA VISCO MATTRESSES WHOLESALE! T$299 F-$349 Q-$399 K-$499 ADJUSTABLES - $799 FREE DELIVERY 25 YEAR WARRANTY 90 NIGHT TRIAL 1-800ATSLEEP 1-800-287-5337 WWW.MATTRESSDR.COM MICROPHONE SHURE Prologue LoZ model 14l $25 call 518-962-4574 PATIO BLOCK - used, gray 15.5”x7.5”x1.75” 250 pieces for $100. (518) 494-7112 POULANPRO22 WEED trimmer; Briggs & Stratton engine; used 1 season; orig. $330 asking $150 (518) 834-5109 PRIDE JET 3 Mobility Chair (Scooter). Excellent condition, includes charger. $499.00. (518) 561-5269 RETRO-BLUE sink & toilet set. Asking $35 518-623-5024 SEARS COMPOUND Cut 10” Radial Arm Saw, works great $125.00. 518-798-4342 SHALLOW WELL pump with 20 gallon bladder, complete hook-up. Pick up in Cadyville. (518) 293-7323 SOLAR DOME for 24’ above ground pool, good shape, $100. 802-858-0020 STEEL BUILDINGS SUMMER SPECIALS 30X40 Up To Unlimited Size Quick Delivery 1-866-802-8573

WHITE BIRCH Bark assorted widths and length 55x80, 52x72 $400 OBO. 518-4937533

FURNITURE ANTIQUE PINE Dresser, 3 large drawers on bottom, 2 very small drawers on top with antique keys, 15 1/2”d x 37”w x 37”h, $250, 891-2921. BEDROOM GROUP twin bed complete , night stand, arm chair, Ethan Allen Dresser $200. 802-776-1032 COFFEE TABLE 2 end tables, wood restored, like new, smoke glass top inserts $80.00. 802-948-2922 COMPUTER DESK 47Wx28Hx26D w/2 drawers and hutch 34Hx12D w/4 cabinets and shelf $97 (518) 543-8807

CHECK us out at FOR SALE - DANISH MODERN HUTCH 67” H x52”W x 17” deep. Good condition, Asking $200. Lake Clear 518- 891-7662 FOR SALE Kitchen set table 5 chairs, excellent condition, $185.00. 518-546-7922 LARGE SOLID WOOD Dresser, good condition $50.00. 518-493-7343 LIGHT OAK custom built dining room hutch, 2 pieces, beveled glass, 44.5”W x 78”H x 25.25”D. $475. 518-569-1829. NEW NEVER used 4 adjustable height Kitchen stools. Paid $400, sell $150 OBO. 518-493-5888 WILLOW FURNITURE, Handmade, Large, Rustic Adirondack Style. Loveseat, Rocker, Chair & Side Table $1150.00. Additional Pieces Available. 518-597-3133.

GARAGE SALES ADJUSTABLE BED, rollaway bed, night stands, desks, chairs, bed linens,much more. 17 taylor Rd, Westport 7/10, 7/11, 10-4 ATTN: GARAGE SALE ENTHUSIASTS! Buying or selling second-hand treasures? The New York State Consumer Protection Board, in conjunction with the Free Community Papers of New York, recommends checking the following websites to assure that the item has not been recalled or was the subject of a warning: the NYS Consumer Protection Board or the Consumer Product Safety Commission

GENERAL $$$ACCESS LAWSUIT CASH NOW!!! As seen on TV. Injury Lawsuit Dragging? Need $500-$500,000++ within 24/hrs after approval? Compare our lower rates. APPLY NOW 1-866-386-3692 $NEED CASH FAST$. $500, $1000, $1500 direct to your account. No Credit History Required. Get CASH now. For Details. www.TOPPLUSCASH.COM **ALL SATELLITE Systems are not the same. HDTV programming under $10 per month and FREE HD and DVR systems for new callers. CALL NOW 1-800-799-4935 A NEW COMPUTER NOW!!! Brand Name laptops & desktops Bad or NO Credit No Problem Smallest weekly payments avail. It’ s yours NOW Call 1-800-804-5010 AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train for high paying Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified Housing Available. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance (888) 349-5387

AIRLINES ARE HIRING: Train for high paying Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified Housing available. Call Aviation Institute of Maintenance. 888-349-5387. ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Computers, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 800-510-0784 ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from home. *Medical, *Business, *Paralegal, *Computers, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 866-858-2121 ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE FROM HOME. Medical, Business, Paralegal, Computers, Criminal Justice. Job Placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. 1-800-494-2785. ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from home. Medical, Business, Paralegal, Computers, Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial aid if qualified. Call 800-494-3586 BRAND NEW Laptops & Desktops. Bad credit, No credit - No problem. Small weekly payments - Order & get FREE Nintendo WII system! 1-800-932-4501 DIRECTV FREE 4 Room System! 265+ Channels! Starts $29.99/month. Free HBO + Showtime + Starz! Free DVR/HD! 130 HD Channels! No Start Up Costs! DirectStarTV Local Installers! 1-800-973-9027 DISH NETWORK’S BEST OFFER EVER! Free HD/DVR $9.99/mo. For over 100 Alldigital Channels. Call Now And Receive $600 Signup Bonus! 1-866-578-5652 DIVORCE IN ONE DAY. No Court Appearance. Guaranteed From $895. 1-978443-8387. 365 Boston Post Rd, #241, Sudbury, MA 01776, DIVORCE: $175-$450* Covers Children, etc. Money Back Guarantee! *Excludes govt. fees. Baylor & Associates, Inc. 1-800-5226000 Ext.100. FREE DIRECTV 4 Room System! 265 Channels! Starts $29.99/month. Free HBO + Showtime + Starz! Free DVR/HD! 130 HD Channels! No Start Up Costs! Local Installers! DirectStarTV 1-800-306-1953 HIGH COST of Cable Got You Down? GET DISH w/FREE install plans $9.99/mo. 50+ Free HD Channels! New Cust’s only. CALL 800-240-8112 LIFE INSURANCE, NO MEDICAL EXAMINATIONS. Purchase ages 18 to 85. Fast acceptances. 1-800-938-3439, x24; 1-516938-3439, x24 PROMOTE YOUR PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR BUSINESS TO 6.1 MILLION HOUSEHOLDS THROUGHOUT NEW YORK STATE. Reach As Many As 12 Million Potential Buyers Quickly and Inexpensively. ONLY $490 FOR A 15 WORD AD. Place Your Ad in The CPAN Classified Ad Network by Calling This Paper or call CPAN directly at 1877-275-2726. Also check out the CPAN website at where you can download the complete media kit right from the homepage. REACH OVER 30 million homes with one buy. Advertise in NANI for only $2,795 per week! For information, visit Customer Satisfaction is our trademark and our reputation.

This is the time to rid your basement of that old blue sofa, clear away the kids’ stuff no longer used, or eliminate accumulated treasures from the attic. Simply mail, fax, or place online yourself, the coupon attached and your ad will be on its way to turning your item into cash! Mail To: Denton Publications P.O. Box 338, Classified Dept. Elizabethtown, NY 12932



Rules: • • • • • • • •

Merchandise ads only Private ads only. No business ads accepted Limit one item per ad. Maximum 15 words per ad. Item price must be under $499 and clearly stated in ad. Denton Publications reserves the right to reject any advertising. Ad Runs for 3 weeks Limited 1 ad per household. No Animals


1 Ad, 1 Item



Per Household






Readers in New York & Vermont as well as “We’re more than a newspaper. We’re a community service”16900



EASY SET Pool, Blow Up, 15’X4’ With Ladder, Pump, Filter $100.00 (518) 623-3957

READER ADVISORY: the National Trade Association we belong to has purchased the following classifieds. Determining the value of their service or product is advised by this publication. In order to avoid misunderstandings, some advertisers do not offer employment but rather supply the readers with manuals, directories and other materials designed to help their clients establish mail order selling and other businesses at home. Under NO circumstance should you send any money in advance or give the client your checking, license ID, or credit card numbers. Also beware of ads that claim to guarantee loans regardless of credit and note that if a credit repair company does business only over the phone it s illegal to request any money before delivering its service. All funds are based in US dollars. 800 numbers may or may not reach Canada.

MARK 2 bolt action 10 shot very acurate 22 calliber $100$ (518)832-1423

STREET HOCKEYOR SOCCER GOAL: great for kids this time of year! $14.99. call 802-459-2987

SKS RIFLE 7.62x39 Round, original stock, plus sinthtile extra clips $250.00. 518-5329278



12’ OR 14’ row boat, flat bottom only. Call 518-942-8106.

STEEL BUILDINGS: 4 only. 2)25x36, 2)30x44. Must move. Selling for balance owed. Free delivery! 1-800-411-5869x281 TAKE DEFENSIVE DRIVING ONLINE THROUGH SUNY ALFRED STATE COLLEGE for $48.95. Insurance or point reduction. Email for course information

North Country Telephone Exchange Directory (518)

ENGLISH SADDLE, Bridle, pad in good working condition. All for $50. 518-963-7402

LAWN & GARDEN ADD VALUE & PRIVACY to your property! We sell and install cedar hedges. Locally harvested, hearty Northern White cedar trees. Experienced. Guaranteed. Free Quote. Please call 802796-4328 or (518) 569-2783 LOADER/JD 210 w/ weight box, new condition, fits 2000 series, $2, 200.00. 518-2512313

MUSIC CLARINET, VIOLIN, FLUTE, TRUMPET, Amplifier, Fender Guitar $75 each. Upright Bass, Cello, Saxophone, French Horn, Drums, $189 each. Others 4-sale 1-516-3777907

PETS & SUPPLIES FREE KITTENS 4 Gray tiger, 2 Black. 518546-8622 FREE KITTENS. Seven available. Variety of colors. Ready 7/1/09. Leave message if no answer. (518) 297-6739 FREE PUPPIES Husky/Collie Mix 6 Males 3 Females Ready On 7/9/09 Call (518)5943681 Or (518) 594-3238 FREE TO good home. Large male Maine Coone Cat. White/Orange. Moving. (518) 504-4017 LOOKING FOR Male Purebred Rough Collie to breed with our Purebred Rough Collie... No Papers Necessary. Please Call 518-8732131.

PHYSICAL FITNESS EVERLAST ONE Gym- 60 exercises-With CD and all parts. Excellent conditionSaranac Lake $50-firm (518) 524-0418

SPORTING GOODS Someone Cares! • No Charge • Strictly Confidential

IMMEDIATE CASH! Local Self Employed Logger, small operation looking to purchase standing timber. Will pay 50% stumpage on most wood lots, 10 acre minimum 518-647-2139 Matthew LaVallee SLEEPER CAB for FORD OR PETERBILT TRUCK, other makes considered. MUST be 70 or more inches long, 78” high (518) 8467262 SUNFISH SAILBOAT, good condition. Call 518-494-7701. WANTED DIABETES TEST STRIPS Any Kind/Any brand Unexpired. Pay up to $16.00 per box. Shipping paid. Call 1-713395-1106 or 1-832-620-4497 ext. 1. Visit:

HEALTH ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION can be treated safely and effectively without drugs or surgery. Covered by Medicare/Ins. 1-800-8151577 Ext.1000 INSULIN PUMP 508 mini, med., never used, video instruction book $450.00. 518-5660522 VIAGRA ALTERNATIVE 100MG, FREE SAMPLES, No prescription needed, weight loss, breast enlargement, AS SEEN ON TV Male Enhancement, Call for FREE Catalog. 1-888-886-7956 WEIGHTLOSS MEDICATIONS Phentermine, Phendimetrazine etc. Office visit, one month supply for $80. 1-631-4626161; 1-516-754-6001;

EDUCATION HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA FROM HOME, 68 Weeks. ACCREDITED. Low payments. FREE Brochure. 1-800-264-8330 or HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA! Fast Affordable & Accredited. FREE Brochure. Call NOW! 1800-532-6546 x 412 OCEAN CORP. Houston, Texas. Train for New Career. Underwater Welder, Commercial Diver, NDT/Weld Inspector. Job placement and financial aid for those who qualify, 1-800-321-0298.

Birthright Emergency Pregnancy Service Free Self Administered Pregnancy Test Available 66 Clinton St., Plattsburgh 563-4300 • 1-800-550-4900 Not A Medical Facility 29987

EQUIPMENT SAWMILLS FROM ONLY $2,990.00— Convert your LOGS TO VALUABLE LUMBER with your own Norwood portable band sawmill. Log skidders also available. Free information: 1-800-578-1363-Ext300-N.

LEGALS Legal deadline Monday @ 3:00pm Please Send Legals By EMAIL To:

SAWYER SPRINKLER SERVICE, LLC: Authority filed with the New York Dept. Of State on 05/07/2009; Organized in VT 05/01/2008; Office location: Clinton County; Street address: 3 Delma Drive, Milton, VT 05468; Sec. Of State of NY (SSNY) is designated as agent of LLC upon which

process against it may be served; SSNY shall mail process to: Eugene J. Ward, III, Esq., 3069 Williston Road, South Burlington, VT 054036044; Principal Office: PO Box 95, Milton 05468; Public Filings held by Deborah L. Markowitz, Vermont Secretary of State, 81 River St., Drawer 09, Montpelier, VT 05609-1104; Purpose: provide building fire protection and any lawful purpose. NCM/CC-5/30-7/4/096TC-19564 -------------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LUCKY DOG VINEYARD, LLC (PURSUANT TO SECTION 206 OF THE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY LAW) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Articles of Organization of Lucky Dog Vineyard, LLC (the ACompany@) were filed with the Secretary of State of the State of New York on April 27, 2009. The Company is being formed for any lawful business purpose and shall have all the powers set forth in Section 202(a) - 202(q) of the New York Limited Liability Company Law. The office of the Company is to be located in the County of Clinton, State of New York, with offices located at 15 Lake Breeze Drive, Plattsburgh, New York 12901. The Secretary of State has been designated as the agent of the Company upon who process against the Company may be served. The post office address to which the Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process against the Company served upon such Secretary of State is: 206 West Bay Plaza, Plattsburgh, New York 12901. NCM/CC-6/6-7/11/096TC-20765 -------------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF DRAGON ORTHOPEDIC PRODUCTS, LLC Art. of Org filed Sec’y of State (SSNY) 5/20/09. Office location: Clinton County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to 298 Dragoon Rd., Altona, NY 12910. Purpose: any lawful activities. NCM/CC-6/6-7/11/096TC-20758 --------------------------------

-------------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (LLC) Notice of Formation of a Limited Liability Company (LLC) Finch Network LLC, Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York(SSNY) on 5/13/09. 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: C/O Finch Network LLC, 23 Stetson Ave., Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Purpose: Any Lawful Purpose. NCM-6/6-7/11/09-6TC20778 -------------------------------LEGAL NOTICE Notice of formation of Limited Liability Company (“LLC”). Name: Catherine Gardens Managing Member I LLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of the State of New York (“SSNY”) on April 27, 2009. NY Office location is Clinton County. The SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. The SSNY shall mail a copy of any process to the LLC, c/o Not-for-profit Senior Center, Senior Citizens Council of Clinton County, Inc., 5139 N. Catherine Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Purpose/character of LLC is to engage in any lawful act or activity. NCM/CC-6/6-7/11/096TC-20781 --------------------------------

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF 212 ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY PLLC Arts. of Org. filed with the Sect'y of State of NY (SSNY) on 6/5/2009 Office location, County of Clinton. The street address is: none. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process served to: c/o Robert M. Dolman, D.D.S., 1725 York Avenue, #6-E, New York, NY 10128. Purpose: To practice the profession of dentistry. NCM/CC-6/20-7/25/096TC-34290 -------------------------------A D I R O N D A C K HERSHEY'S, LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec. of State (SSNY) 4/20/09. Office in Clinton Co. SSNY desig. agent of LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to 2949 Miner Farm Rd., Altona, NY 12910. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. NCM/CC-6/20-7/25/096TC-34291 --------------------------------

BRANCHING-OUT RUSTICS, LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec of State (SSNY) 5/18/09. Office in Clinton Co. SSNY desig. agent of LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to 191 Dickson Pt. Rd., Plattsburgh,NY 12901 Purpose: any lawful purpose. NCM/CC-6/27-8/1/096TC-34315 LEGAL NOTICE Notice of formation of -------------------------------Limited Liability Company (“LLC”). Name: Catherine B E G O R E LLC Gardens I LLC. Articles of ENTERPRISES, Organization filed with the Articles of Org. filed NY Secretary of State of the Sec. of State (SSNY) State of New York 6/22/09. Office in Clinton (“SSNY”) on April 27, Co. SSNY desig. agent of 2009. NY Office location LLC upon whom process is Clinton County. The may be served. SSNY SSNY has been designat- shall mail copy of process ed as agent of the LLC to 188 Boas Rd., Mooers upon whom process Forks, NY 12959. Puragainst it may be served. pose: Any lawful purpose. The SSNY shall mail a NCM/CC-7/4-8/8/09-6TCcopy of any process to 34350 the LLC, c/o Not-for-profit -------------------------------Senior Center, Senior Citizens Council of Clin- LEGAL NOTICE ton County, Inc., 5139 N. NOTICE OF FORMACatherine Street, Platts- TION OF A LIMITED LIACOMPANY burgh, NY 12901. Pur- BILITY pose/character of LLC is (LLC): Name: SOUTH to engage in any lawful C A T H E R I N E PROPERTY LLC, Articles act or activity. NCM/CC-6/6-7/11/09- of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of 6TC-20782 -------------------------------- New York (SSNY) on 05/14/2009. Office locaCounty. NOTICE OF FORMA- tion:Clinton TION OF SSNY has been designatTRUSTWORTHY LLC, ed as agent of the LLC Articles of Organization upon whom process filed with the Secretary of against it may be served. State of New York SSNY shall mail a copy of (SSNY) on 5/28/09. process to: C/0 SOUTH Office location: Clinton C A T H E R I N E County. SSNY has been PROPERTY LLC,7411 designated as agent of St. Rt 9,Plattsburgh, NY the LLC upon whom 12901. Purpose: Any process against it may be Lawful Purpose. Latest served. SSNY shall mail a date upon which LLC is to copy of process to: Trust- dissolve: No specific worthy Inc, PO BOX 426, date. Lee, MA 01238. Purpose: NCM-7/4-8/8/09-6TC34357 Any Lawful Purpose. NCM/CC-6/20-7/25/09- -------------------------------6TC-34279 --------------------------------

NOTICE OF FORMATION OF CARLA J DRAGON, LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 04/30/09. Office location: Clinton County. Principal office of LLC: 298 Dragoon Rd, Altona, NY 12910 SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to the LLC at the address of its principal office. Purpose: Any lawful activity. NCM-6/6-7/11/09-6TC20774 MY PUBLIC NOTICES • MY PUBLIC NOTICES •MY PUBLIC NOTICES•

236.............Altona/Mooers 251.................North Creek 293.......................Saranac 297...............Rouses Point 298...................Champlain 327.................Paul Smiths 352..............Blue Mt. Lake 358...............Ft. Covington 359................Tupper Lake 483........................Malone 492.................Dannemora 493.................West Chazy 494................Chestertown 497.................Chateaugay 499.....................Whitehall 523..................Lake Placid 529...........................Moria 532..............Schroon Lake 543..........................Hague 546.......Port Henry/Moriah 547........................Putnam 561-566...........Plattsburgh 576....Keene/Keene Valley 581,583,584,587 ..............Saratoga Springs 582....................Newcomb 585................Ticonderoga 594..........Ellenburg Depot 597.................Crown Point 623...............Warrensburg 624...................Long Lake 638............Argyle/Hartford 639.......................Fort Ann 642......................Granville 643.............................Peru 644............Bolton Landing 647.............Ausable Forks 648..................Indian Lake 654.........................Corinth 668...............Lake George 695................Schuylerville 735.............Lyon Mountain 746,747..........Fort Edward / Hudson Falls 743,744,745,748,761,792, 793,796,798. . . .Glens Falls 834....................Keeseville 846..........................Chazy 856.............Dickerson Ctr. 873....Elizabethtown/Lewis 891..............Saranac Lake 942......................Mineville 946..................Wilmington 962......................Westport 963...........Willsboro/Essex

BROWN, BARREL-racing/trail saddle, 15” suede seat. Very comfy Western saddle! $175. 518-534-4539

SATURDAY July 4, 2009

MY PUBLIC NOTICES Now Available at... Denton Publications in collaboration with participating newspapers, the New York Press Association, and the New York Newspaper Publishers Association provides online access to public notice advertisements from throughout New York and other parts of the country. You can access the legal notices on the publication landing pages under the home button at WHAT ARE PUBLIC NOTICES? Public Notices are advertisements placed in newspapers by the government, businesses, and individuals. They include: government contracts, foreclosures, unclaimed property, community information and more! 20724





FIND IT! Super Store Classifieds Call 1-800-989-4237

“We’re more than a newspaper, We’re a community service.”

SATURDAY July 4, 2009


Help Wanted


BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES *BUY FORECLOSURES* USE OUR MONEY! Split Big Profits! You Find, We Fund! Access 10,000 Investors! Free Info Kit: 1-800-854-1952 X24 (NY Shoppers) ALL CASH VENDING! Do you earn $800/ day? Local Vending Route. 25 Machines + Candy, $7,995. 1-888-776-3061 ALL CASH Vending! Do you earn $800/day? Local Vending routes. 25 machines + candy. $9,995. 1-800-807-6485. (Void/SD,CT,MD) ALL CASH VENDING. Do you earn $800 in a day? Your own local candy route. Includes 25 Machines and Candy. All for $9,995.888771-3496 EARN $1000 weekly assembling toys from home. NO selling & NO recruiting needed! HONEST INCOME from home processing our mortgage assistance postcards. No advertising. Postage and materials provided. References available. No gimmicks. 877774-9295.

EMPLOYMENT WANTED WILL DO House Cleaning Monday-Friday Weekly & BI-Weekly Clinton area. Call Laurie 518-293-7915

HELP WANTED $$$WORK FROM HOME$$$ Earn Up To $3,800 Weekly Working from Home assembling Information packets. No Experience Necessary! Start Immediately! FREE Information. CALL 24hrs. 1-888-202-1012 $12.00 GUARANTEED for every envelope stuffed with our sales materials. FREE 24hr information. 1-877-220-4470. $600 WEEKLY POTENTIAL$$$ Processing HUD Refunds, PT. No Experience. No Selling. Call: 1-888-213-5225 Ad Code: N3 **AWESOME CAREER** Government Postal Jobs! $17.80 to $59.00 hour Entry Level. No Experience Required / NOW HIRING! Green Card O.K. Call 1-800-913-4384 ext. 53 1000 ENVELOPES = $10,000 guaranteed! Receive $10 for every envelope stuffed with our sales material. Free 24 hour recorded information. 1-800-431-2875. ASSEMBLE MAGNETS & CRAFTS FROM HOME! Year-round Work! Excellent Pay! No Experience! Top US Company! Glue Gun, Painting, Jewelry & More! TOLL FREE 1866-844-5091, code 5 **Not available MD** AWESOME CAREER OPPORTUNITY. $20/hr/ $57K/yr, Postal jobs, Pd Training, Vac. Benefits. Call M-F, 8-5CST. 888-3616551, Ext.1034

EARN UP to $30 per hour. Experience not Required. Undercover shoppers needed to judge retail and dining establishments. Call 800-742-6941

POST OFFICE NOW HIRING! Avg. Pay $21/hour or $54k annually Including Federal Benefits and OT. Paid Training, Vacations. PT/FT 1-866-945-0342

EARN UP TO $500 weekly assembling angel pins at home. No experience required. 817230-4879,

POST OFFICE NOW HIRING! Avg. pay $21/hour or $54K annually including federal benefits and OT. Paid training, vacations, PT/FT. 866-945-0340

EARN UP to $500.00 weekly assembling angel pins at home. No experience required. 1-817-230-4879, GOVERNMENT JOBS - $12-$48/hr Paid Training, full benefits. Call for information on current hiring positions in Homeland Security, Wildlife, Clerical and professional. 1-800320-9353 x 2100

UNDERCOVER SHOPPERS earn up to $100 per day. Undercover shoppers needed to judge retail/dining establishments. Exp. not required. Call 1-800-491-7982 WORK AT HOME. Government Jobs, data entry, clerical benefits. $12-$48 hr. FT/PT. Call 1-888-293-7370.

HELP WANTED! Assembling CD cases! 1800-405-7619, Ext.1075. Not Valid MD, WI, SD or ND


MYSTERY SHOPPERS! Earn up to $150 daily. Get paid to shop pt/ft. Call now 800690-1272. AWESOME CAREER OPPORTUNITY $20/hr., Avg $57K/yr. Postal Job!! Paid Training/Vacations, OT. Full Benefits. Pension Plan. Call M-F, 8-5 CST. 1-888-3616551 Ext. 1036

PAINTER WANTED for a 2 story log home. Will need Scaffolding. Call 518-647-8664

Don’t forget to say you saw it in the Denton Publications Inc. Classifieds! 1-800-989-4237.

INSTRUCTION & TRAINING NEED CLDA/B DRIVERS? NTTS has qualified graduates from throughout New York State with CDLA or CLDB licenses, are drug free and DOT qualified. NTTS wants to help your bottom line and your future successes. Available, free of charge, today. For more information, please visit, or call 1-800-243-9300 to speak with Jamie Sather, Placement Director.

Editor for weekly regional newspaper group. Applicants must have strong communication and writing skills, be versed in Quark Express and digital photography as well as Apple Computer Systems. The chosen applicant will create 8-10 articles of general community interest, take local photographs, edit local copy such as press releases and obituaries, and assist in writing copy for special issues. Generous wage, health insurance, paid time off, matching retirement program and life insurance. Journalism experience preferred, but will train the right individual. This is an opportunity to work for a 61-yearold independently owned company with an excellent business and financial reputation, that is growing. Send resume to: John Gereau, Denton Publications PO Box 338, Elizabethtown, NY 12932 or email to:


Real Estate

Need a home? Looking for someone to fill that vacancy?

Find what you’re looking for here!


APARTMENT FOR RENT ***FREE FORECLOSURE LISTINGS*** Over 400,000 properties nationwide. Low down payment. Call now 1-800-749-3041 1 BEDROOM apartment (Lake Placid) all new renovations, new kitchen appliances, new bathroom, no pets, no smoking, security, lease & references required, $600 mo., includes utilities. 518-523-4347 CABIN/COTTAGE 1 bdrm. Available 7/15/09, no pets, security deposit required $425/mo. Call 518-962-4538 ELIZABETHTOWN FOR Rent 2 bedroom apartment, HUD approved, heat, hot water, stove & fridge furnished, no pets, Call 518873-2625 Judy or 518-962-4467 or 518-8739184 Wayne. ELIZABETHTOWN/NEW Russia, Nice, all new, large 3 room apartment, no pets, deposit & references, $475/mo. plus utilities. 508-839-4551 or 508-845-9424. ROOMMATE WANTED: Looking for working male or college student to share fully furnished home, farm like setting, low rent. 518834-6045 WILLSBORO: 1 bdrm, private entrance, w/d hookup, near shopping, churches, quiet atmosphere, rubbish, water/sewer, parking included, available immediately, $495/mo plus sec/ref 518-569-2034

3BD 2BA ONLY $340/MO! 2bd 2ba only $200/mo! Won’t Last! 5%dn, 20yrs @ 8%! For Listings 1-800-366-0142 ext, T107

HOME IMPROVEMENT FOR SALE Casement Thermopane Window used, 6’x3 1/2’ $65. Call 518-963-9810 GUTTERS REPLACED, REPAIRED, Cleaned and Screened. 5” , 6” , 7” and Half Round Gutters. Copper Gutters Available. Lic#WC-21568-H09. CC Accepted. 1-800719-1299. REPLACEMENT WINDOWS $179 INSTALLED 30% Tax Credit avail. w/stimulus. Energy Star Pkg. Call Now! 1-866-2727533

707 ACRES- $3,000 per acre- $200,00 down. Balance (10)years at 6%. Robeson County, NC. Half tendable, balance timber. Rogers Realty. (800)442-7906, Bracky Rogers. ADIRONDACK “ BY OWNER” 1000+ photo listing of local real estate for sale, vacation rentals & timeshares. Owners: List with us for only $275 per year. Visit on-line or call 518-891-9919 BLOWOUT ON Lake James! Gated Waterfront Community in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western NC. Scenic Montain and Lake View Homesites available. Call now for bst selection, 1-800-709-LAKE


LAKE JAMES Gated Waterfront Community. Scenic Montain & Lake View Homesites. 50% discounts, 3 day only, July 3rd - 5th. By appointment only 1-800-709-LAKE

FOR RENT 2 bdrm, 2 bath mobile home on private lot, in Lewis $450.00 + security& lease . 518-873-6376

POLE BARNS, 30 x 40 x 10’ - $6,995.00; 30x50x10’ - $7,995.00 PAINTED METAL, DOOR OPTIONS, FREE DELIVERY



***FREE FORECLOSURE Listings*** Over 400,000 properties nationwide. LOW Down Payment. Call NOW! 1-800-745-6438



*HUD HOME* 4bd 2ba only $335/mo! 3bd 2ba only $200/mo! 5%dn, 15yrs @ 8%APR For Listings/Info 1-800-366-0142 ext.T108

BUY FORECLOSURES Use our money! Split Big Profits! Your Find, We Fund! Free Kit: 1-800-854-1952, Ext.80.

I BUY LAND FOR CASH! 518-2228971


ABANDONED FARM / RIVERFRONT LAND Ponds, Streams, Apple Trees, Meadows, Woods, Utilities, ATV/Snowmobile Trail System and More. 7AC - $125.00/month! 33 AC - Riverfront $69,900. 15AC Riverfront $34,900. Financing Available Call Now! 1800-260-2148. NYS LAND Sale For Outdoor Sportsmen Large White Water River 16 Acres $99,900. 5 Acres w/New Hunter’ s Camp $19,900. DEER WOODLANDS 20 Acres-Borders State $29,900. 50 Acres -$59,900, Borders State Forest 13 Acres -$25,900. -Salmon River Area -10 Acres Lakefront -$49,900, Over 150 Lands, Lakes, & Camps, For top notch hunters & fishermen See Pictures at Or Call 800-2297843 For a Private Tour. ONE TIME NYS LAND OFFERINGS. SUMMER FAMILY RETREATS. Salmon River Region 11ac Bass Lake - $39,900. Southern Tier 4ac - $8,900. Tug Hill - 5ac Next to Thousands of Acres of Stateland $19,900. Adirondacks Largest Canoe River 16ac $99,900. Adirondack Lake 30ac $59,900. See Pictures at Call 1-800-229-7843 for a limited private tour for you and your family. UPSTATE NY ABANDONED FARM! 10 acres- $34,900 Beautiful Cooperstown area acreage with apple trees, valley views, superb setting! Call 866-455-8925 UPSTATE NY ABANDONED FARM! 17 acres - $49,900. Beautiful Cooperstown area acreage with apple trees, valley views, hidden meadows, superb setting! Will finance! Call 1-866-979-0790

5 ACRES: LAKE & RIVER USES $19,900. 5 Acres: Lake Morris $39,900. Terms. 1-888-683-2626


UPSTATE NY FARM ESTATE LIQUIDATION! 15 acres - $29,900. Tall pines, stone walls, Near the lake! Gorgeous upstate NY setting! Terms avail! 1-866-978-3307

SELL/ RENT YOUR TIMESHARE NOW!!! Maintenance fees too high! Need Cash? Sell your unused timeshare today. No Commissions or Broker Fees. Free Consultation. 877462-5961

UPSTATE NY FARM ESTATE LIQUIDATION! 15 ACRES- $29,900. Tall pines, stone walls, Near the lake! Gorgeous upstate NY setting! Terms avail! Hurry! 866-415-9610

RENTALS CAMP RENTAL: Lake Champlain shore, sleeps 6-7 unique, comfortable, great views, 4660/wk., everything ready, bring food! 518561-1779 PARTY TENTS, tables, chairs & side curtains for all occasions. Book local save on delivery. Essex 518-963-7593 or Champlain 518-420-2161. WILMINGTON FOR Rent newly renovated Whiteface Grange Hall, can accommodate upto 114 people for parties & other events. Rates very low. Call 518-946-2274.

VACATION/ RECREATIONAL RENTALS OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND. Best selection of affordable rentals. Full/ partial weeks. Call for FREE brochure. Open daily. Holiday Real Estate. 1-800-638-2102. Online reservations:

SELL/RENT YOUR TIMESHARE NOW!! Maintenance fees too high? Need Cash? Sell your unused timeshare today. No commissions or broker fees. Free consultation., 1-888-310-0115 SELL/RENT YOUR TIMESHARE NOW!!! Maintenance fees too high? Need Cash? Sell your unused timeshare today. No Commissions or Broker Fees. Free Consultation 1877-494-8246 WHOLESALE TIMESHARES 60%-80% OFF RETAIL!! Qualified Buyers Only! Call for Free InfoPack. 1-800-639-5319

HOME IMPROVEMENT PREMIUM SCREENED TOP SOIL. Free Delivery within 10 miles of Morrisonville. Call for prices. 518-563-8579

Fishing for a good deal? Catch the greatest bargains in the Classifieds 1-800-989-4237


Need an auto? Need someone to take that auto off your hands?

Find what you’re looking for here!


CARS UNDER $1,000 95 BLAZER white for parts or repair runs great ask for wayne (518) 879-6631

CARS $9,000$10,999 2002 DELUXE Premium Mustang Convertible, 20,500m, like new, never driven in winter, white, black interior with white leather seats (518) 523-0014

AUTO ACCESSORIES 91 CHEVY 3.1 liter engine 75,000 miles, $250 or b.o. (518) 572-4414 CORVETTE CANVAS Top plus nose bra for mid-80’s Vette, $40. Call 518-798-6261 after 6PM. FOR SALE: 2 Kelly Safari tires 205 75 R15 like new (518) 946-7434 LEER TRUCK Cap $450.00, fits 2003 Silverado 6’ box, Red, like new. 518-6233407 TRANSMISSION WITH Transfer case, fire speed manual for a 9393 GEO Tracker $350.00. 802-786-9906 WINTER TIRES Michelin X-ICE 205/50 R16 $250.00. Please call 802-475-3402


DONATE YOUR CAR. FREE TOWING “Cars for Kids” Any Condition. Tax Deductible Outreach Center 1-800-521-7566

SAILING DINGY, 9ft Sumner, easy towing, safe & stable. Fiberglass $250 OBO. 518543-6083

AAAA+ DONATE YOUR CAR. TAX DEDUCTION. Bluebook value some repairablen vehicles. CHILDREN’S LITERACY 1-800339-7790

DONATE YOUR CAR. FREE TOWING. “Cars for Kids”. Any condition. Tax deductible Outreach Center. 1-800-597-9411


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. 1-800-596-4011 DONATE YOUR CAR, Boat or Real Estate. Fully Tax Deductible. IRS Recognized Charity. Free Pick-Up & Tow. Any Model or Condition. Help Needy Children. 1-800-930-4543 DONATE YOUR CAR, TREE OF LIFE, “Food on Wheels” Program, Family Relief Services, Tax Deduction Receipt Given OnThe-Spot, Any Condition, FREE TOW within 3 hrs 24/7, 1-800-364-5849, 1-877-44MEALS. DONATE YOUR CAR, TRUCK OR BOAT TO HERITAGE FOR THE BLIND. Free 3 Day Vacation, Tax Deductible, Free Towing, All Paperwork Taken Care Of. 1-866-854-6867

FREE VACATION for Donating vehicles, boats, property, collectables, merchandise to Dvar Institute. Maximize IRS deductions while helping teens in crisis. Quick Prompt Service 1-800-338-6724

BOATS (2) DAGGER Blackwater 11.5 Kayaks, drop skeg, adjustable seat/foot rests, dry storage, $475 each, lightly used. Michele 518-5691829. 16’ FIBER Glass Boat with Trailer, 2 40hp motors, Asking $450.00. 518-873-2474. 1994 SUZUKI outboard 4HP, needs tune up, $100 OBO. 518-624-2699 6HP OUTBOARD Mercury w/ gas tank, $300.00. 518-546-4032 EARLY MODEL Yellow Hull Hobie Cat with trailer $500.00 OBO, good condition, buyer must pick up from Essex, NY location. Call 703-431-4993 or FISHING BOAT 14’ Mirro Alum. Takes up to 25hp, oars, patch $350 OBO 802-388-2812 WOODEN MANSFIELD CANOE Blue in good shape, 18’ $200.00. 518-523-3144

$500! POLICE IMPOUNDS FOR SALE! Toyota Camry 2000 only $1000! Hondas, Toyotas and more! For listings 1-800-3660124 ext L127 1991 JEEP Cherokee Laredo 4 dr., 4.0L, V6, Summer & Winter Tires, runs good, one family owned. $1000. 518-585-2725 2002 FORD Focus SE Wagon, pw, pl, pm, CD, 108K, good condition, new brakes, $3900. 518-546-4032 2002 SUBARU Impreza Sport Outback, 100,000 miles, air, cruise, well maintained, slightly dented fender & small dent on hood, $5500. 518-643-7057 or 518-643-2830. 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.

AUTO DONATIONS DONATE YOUR CAR HELP DISABLED CHILDREN WITH CAMP AND EDUCATION. Quickest Towing. Non-Runner/Title Problems OK. Free Vacation/Cruise Voucher. Special Kids Fund 1-866-448-3865

DONATE A CAR: TIMOTHY HILL CHILDREN’S RANCH. Helping Abused and Neglected Children in NY for 29 years. Nonrunners OK. 1-866-519-6046. DONATE YOUR CarÖTo The Cancer Fund of America. Help Those Suffering With Cancer Today. Free Towing and Tax Deductible. 1-800-835-9372 DONATE YOUR VEHICLE UNITED BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION. Free Mammogram RECEIVE $1000 GROCERY COUPON 1-888-4685964

MOTORCYCLE/ ATV 2004 YAMAHA V-Star 1100, 4500 miles, with extras, mint condition, $5200 OBO 518-5619284 or 802-652-8043 2005 HARLEY Sportster 883C, only 315 miles, many extras, sacrifice $6800 OBO. 518-570-5004 HARLEY DAVIDSON 2003 100 yr. Anniversary, Screaming Eagle package, 3500 miles, $6800 518-524-6728 SCOOTER 2007 Yamaha Vino 125, Silver, 800 miles, worth $2500 Asking $2000 or nearest offer. 518-962-4208

REC VEHICLES SALES/RENTALS ATV KAWASAKI 220 Bayou 2 wd, new rear tires $420.00. 518-639-5353

1999 YAMAHA 250 Bear tracker ATV, runs great, 2 new rear tires $499.00. 518-5973593 2001 KEYSTONE Cabana 17’ Camper, fold out beds, sleeps 6, all the bell and whistles. $4,800. 518-873-2610. 2004 27 BH Jayco Camper Trailer, sleeps 9, excellent condition, air conditioning, microwave, stove, refrigerator, etc. $9,450.00. 518-891-4282. JET SKI Yamaha Wave Runner 500CC, Yellow & White, 1990, good condition $500 Firm. 802-468-5693

TRUCK OR VAN FOR SALE 2000 DODGE 4WD extended cab pickup with bedliner, cap and tool box, 102,000 miles, runs great. $3700. 518-359-3732 2007 FREIGHT Liner 70” Mid rise 515 Detroit, 18spd., 146 front, 46 rears, full lock, 2yr., 200,000 warranty, Asking $68000. 518483-3229 GMC 2001 Sonoma pick-up, from North Carolina, very clean, no rust $3000. 704-6994001 MORGAN 24’ truck box, very clean. roll up door.and fibreglass roof $3000, 2500lb electric LIFT GATE WITH CONTROLS works good $1500 (518) 846-7262 Call us at 1-800-989-4237


SATURDAY July 4, 2009

Appetizers Under $4

Be the first to know!


ng Featuri

Follow me on Twitter at: Ashleyt_Denpubs

Appetizers Under $4 Sun-Thurs After 9pm “I can offer your business an affordable advertising rate that won’t break your budget.”

Monday - Friday 3pm - 5pm At The Bar Chicken Parmesan Tanglers™ Chicken Tanglers™ Crunchy Onion Rings Buffalo Chicken Wings (10 Piece) Boneless Wings Mozzarella Sticks Chips & Salsa Large Platter (Add Guacamole $1.00) Queso Dip & Chips (Add Spicy Beef $1.00) Quesadilla Grande (Add Chipotle Chicken $1.00) Spinach & Artichoke Dip

$2.99 $2.99 $3.99 $3.99 $3.99 $3.99 $1.99 $3.99 $3.99 $3.99

etizers p p A e z i S l l Fu Ta s t y P r i c e !

Call me and


Get Results!

24 Margaret Street, Suite #1• Plattsburgh, New York 12901 • 518-561-9680 x105 •

80 Centre Drive, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 Phone: 518-566-9607 Fax: 518-566-8598

Offer Valid for dine-in only at participating locations.


S um m e r S afe ty

Summer is a time for swimming, boating and enjoying the heat.

It is important to follow some simple safety rules to ensure everyone has a safe and happy summer Sun Safety - Be sure kids are properly protected from the sun. Items such as sunblock, hats and sunglasses can help protect the skin. It is good to limit exposure to the sun during the middle of the day. Also, be sure kids drink plenty of water to avoid dehydration. Water Safety - Whether at the pool or the beach. It is important to follow some basic water safety rules. Kids should always swim with a partner, and have an adult nearby. Remind your children to walk (not run) around the pool as the cement may be slippery. Also, an adult should check to make sure the water is deep enough before kids are allowed to dive. There are probably rules posted at public pools. It is a good idea to go over these. Families can work together to create and post rules at their home pool. Bike, Roller Blade, & Scooter Safety - Kids should always wear a helmet. This is a law in many areas. Check with your local police department for specific laws in your community. Kneepads and elbow pads are also useful for softening the blow in case of falls. Camping Safety - Campfires are great, but it is important to know the safety procedures before starting a fire. An adult should always start the campfire and be present while it is lit. A lot of planning goes into a safe camp site. Families should have a plan of what to do if the get separated.





All American Post Twin Bridges - Rt. 11, Champlain, N.Y.

Public Welcome

236-7839 We cater to all parties, weddings, showers, etc. For more information call 236-7839. Ask for Bob. Taking reservations for the holidays.


Mooers Forks Auto Repair & Diagnostic Center





(518) 236-6909


4 8 7 5 S O . C AT H E R I N E S T. P L AT T S B U R G H , N Y 1 2 9 0 1

518-563-7666 • 1-800-750-4452 • Fax 518-563-1314


Americans allowed 50 LBS per person to bring back to U.S. without any duty !

43077 0-10% Discount* On American Money

Subject To Change






Ricky Gadbois



518-297-DRUG (3784) FAX 518-297-3714


Buying & Trades Welcome Used Boats, Motors, Parts, Shrinkwrap, Storage, Winterization & Repairs

NEW HOURS: Mon.-Wed. 8-5; Thurs. & Fri. 8-6; Sat. 8-5; Closed Sun.

The Chateaugay Agri-Mark Store 36 McCadam Lane, Chateaugay, NY (518) 497-6341

Fresh Cheese Products • Beverages & Snacks Farm Supplies • Feed • Footwear Pet Supplies

R.K. Boat Repair Email: • Ronald Kalvaitis 61 Bell Road, Chazy, NY 12921 • Cell: (518) 726-6029 43074

Island Memorial Pet Services Loyalty Personalized Cremation Services with Transportation!

Home of

Open: M-F 8-5 • Sat. 8-Noon 43076

Deserves Dignity 802-316-2284

$160.00* *With this coupon only (or $40/golfer up to 3 golfers)

Valid July thru Labor Day

PGA Professional Matt Engberg Special Lesson Offer 20% Off 1 Hour Lesson Reg. Rate $70.00 Per Hour

Four Green Fees 2 Carts Lunch for 4 18 Holes Valid Mon-Fri Call for tee times

Serving Upstate NY

McCadam Cheese

Alburg Golf Links Golf + Cart + Lunch for 4

Reliable Affordable Rates

(450) 247-2130 83 Covey Hill, Hemmingford

2896 Route 11, Mooers Forks, NY 12959



230 Route 129, Alburgh, VT


Clinton Co. FreeTrader Today 07-04-09  
Clinton Co. FreeTrader Today 07-04-09  

Clinton Co. FreeTrader Today, a Denton Publication. Denton Publications produces nine community weekly publications in northern New York sta...