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firstname.lastname@example.org PLATTSBURGH Ñ The Clinton County chapter of the Advocacy and Resource Center recognized Disability Awareness Month by giving back to the community. The not-for-profit organization collected more than 3,000 pounds of food in March using more than 35 food collection boxes set up at local businesses around the region. All of the food will be divvied between the Interfaith Food Shelf and the Joint Council for Economic OpportunityÕ s food bank on Thursday, April 11. It is the second consecutive year the ARC has collected food for local food shelves. They also accepted monetary donations. Ò The bottom line is that a not-for-profit is always seeking support,Ó said Kathleen CONTINUED ON PAGE 8
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The Clinton County chapter of the Advocacy and Resource Center recently helped collect 3,000 pounds of food for local food shelves. Photo by Shaun Kittle
Making music for conservation
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Clarinets for Conservation teaches students in Tanzania about music, their local ecosystems, and also helps them plant trees. Michele Von Haugg, founder and director of Clarinets for Conservation, will perform at the North Country Cultural Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 17.
PLATTSBURGH Ñ Sometimes, music speaks louder than words. When Michele Von Haugg established Clarinets for Conservation in 2010, it was the idea of letting her clarinet be her voice that was partly responsible. The rest of that responsibility lies in her childhood. Ò I spent a lot of time in the woods, really just being, in a natural environment,Ó said Von Haugg, founder and director of Clarinets for Conservation. When Von Haugg wasnÕ t busy being in the woods surrounding her childhood home in East Berne, New York, she was reading books about nature and conservation, and found the work of primatologist Jane Goodall to be particularly inspiring. Upon entering college, she shifted gears and decided to chase music. After obtaining her BachelorÕ s Degree in Music Education at Ithaca College, Von Haugg entered the Air Force, where she played clarinet in the Air Force Band of Liberty for ten years. And then her past caught up to her present when she saw the
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Off-site galleries taking hold in region firstname.lastname@example.org PLATTSBURGH Ñ Ron Nolland and his camera get around. You might have seen him at What: Seenery, an exAusable PointÑ heÕ s the guy hibition by photographer on the wildlife viewing deck, Ron Nolland patiently waiting for the osWhen: 7 a.m.-11 p.m., prey to return to its humonthrough June gous nest as the summer sun Where: Best Western sends the colors of dusk across Plus, the Inn at Smithfield, the wetland. 446 Rt. 3, Plattsburgh You might have also caught him crouching in a stand of skunk cabbage by the Saranac River, shifting from side to side, looking for angles. NollandÕ s work includes landscapes, the motion of water, and getting close to his subjects. Nolland doesnÕ t have to etch his love of nature photography into a tree trunk. That would be distasteful. Photographer Ron Nolland’s work is on display through June at the Instead, he can just point his lens at two bracken fern Best Western Plus, the Inn at Smithfield, as part of the North Country fiddleheads and capture their figures nodding toward each Cultural Center for the Arts’ off-site gallery program. other to form the shape of a heart. Photo by Shaun Kittle Take a trip to the Best Western Plus in Plattsburgh and see for yourselfÑ he has 20 photos on display in the hotelÕ s new gallery space. Some of his larger pieces also adorn the walls throughout the hotel. The exhibition, called Ò Seenery,Ó is part of the North Country Cultural Center for the ArtsÕ off-site gallery program, which includes three locations throughout the city. Ò I donÕ t think as a resident we always appreciate how much we have,Ó said Bob Smith, owner of the Best Western in Plattsburgh. Ò I know from being in the hospitality business and talking to our guests that they view our area with a lot of respect, and they love the area.Ó At Time NollandÕ s exhibit opened Tuesday, March 19, and included Of Sale a wine tasting sponsored by the Champlain Wine Company. It will run through June, and other local wineries will be GOODYEAR • UNIROYAL • FIRESTONE • GENERAL TIRE featured at future openings. DUNLOP • MICHELIN • BRIDGESTONE • B.F. GOODRICH • PIRELLI All of NollandÕ s work is for sale. 274 Quaker Rd. Ò This is really about getting the community to recognize Queensbury, NY what a great area we have, and that we have to be vested in (across from Lowe’s) it,Ó Smith said. Ò If we can develop this ground swell for the (518) 798-1056 arts, I think weÕ ll see all kinds of positive change come out 89126 of it.Ó Shawna Armstrong, gallery coordinator and graphic designer for NCCCA, said the off-site gallery program has been in the works for some time, and that it is moving forward quickly. The goal is to begin having quarterly openings at the different locations, starting in Specializin g in C ataracts, G lau com a an d E ye P lastics July. Ò WeÕ ve had interest from H E M E R IC A N C A D E M Y O F other businesses and artists, and weÕ re just trying to get P H T H A L M O L O G Y H A S R E C O G N IZ E D them all on the same timeline,Ó Armstrong said. But every location is different, so some locations are better suited for certain types of art than others. Ò WeÕ ve literally just formalized the process, so weÕ re branding it and putting toP R E M IU M , gether contracts for both the PE R S O N A L , artists and gallery sites,Ó said PR O F E S S IO N A L Janine Scherline, NCCCAÕ s E Y E C AR E executive director. To mark the beginning of T he M D m a kes the programÕ s next quarter, the d ifferen ce! two more off-site galleries will open in JulyÑ one at the Plattsburgh Public Library Call for an appointment: and the other at CVPH. A current off-site gallery, 518-891-5189 or 1-800-EYE-C-YOU the Plattsburgh DevelopNow in Plattsburgh at Adk Vision Care, 2 Healey Ave.
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hough many people read newspapers, not many people really think of what it means to be a journalist. Just in the same way people might not understand what a police officer or a doctor goes through on a daily basis itÕ s hard to imagine what a journalist goes through if you have never been in their shoes. As most reporters probably agree, they more often hear from the public when their work is disliked than hear from the silent majority who enjoyed their work. Like many professions it is a job that comes with a price. Not only does it include long, varying hours, the job can also can mean gagorders to work around. At the same time, reporters around the world are injured, in some cases kidnapped, killed and jailed for doing their job. In the midst of the trial of the Aurora Colorado theater shooter, James Holmes, which has the attention of the nation, a smaller case is being launched against a reporter who covered the shooting. The secondary trial is against a female reporter who is not being accused of any crime. New York-based Fox News reporter Jana Winters is being called upon by Colorado justices to reveal the names of confidential sources that released information that showed the accused mass-murderer had eluded to his psychiatrist at the University of Colorado that he was going to commit the crime. Winters could face up to six months in jail for not revealing the names of confidential sources which divulged information that Holmes sent a package to the psychiatrist that included a notebook Ò full of details about how he was going to kill people,Ó prior to the July 20 shooting, according to a source of WinterÕ s July 25 article. The FoxNews.com article also reported the notebook contained illustrations of a massacre, including drawings of gun-wielding stick figures shooting other stick figures. The court believes it is information that could only have come from law enforcement or investigators in the case that were under orders not to talk about the drawings. HolmesÕ attorney claimed the leak compromised his clientÕ s ability to have a fair trial, though Holmes was ready to plead guilty to the crime if prosecutors promised to not go for the death penalty.
Winters is accused only of protecting the identity of confidential news sources while reporting an important development in a major national story. This information was then picked up by other media and became known to people across the country who were hungry to learn more about Holmes. Though the officers or whomever gave the information to Winters went against the orders of their profession or office to give the reporter this information, it is WinterÕ s responsibility as a journalist to remain faithful to the commitment she gave to keep their identity a secret. For members of the press integrity is easily lost by any one story or bad information given. If Winters had fabricated the information her job would undoubtably be taken away and she would have no future in media. Furthermore, the reporter is protected under Shield Laws, which are in place in 40 states, including New York and Colorado. Shield Laws are designed to protect reportersÕ privilege, or the right of news reporters to refuse to testify to information and/or sources of information obtained during the news gathering and dissemination process. As of Monday, April 8, a Colorado order for Winters to return to the state to sit before the grand jury was still in effect. A judge in New York has signed off on the order though Winters’ attorney is fighting it. As you sit here reading this, there are 60 countries involved in a some kind of active war around the world. Journalists risk their lives to be there and report the conflicts, so the rest of the world is made aware of the atrocities taking place. As of December 2012 the Committee to protect Journalists (CPJ) reported a record number of incarcerated journalists worldwide at 232. The CPJ also reported 70 cases of journalists killed in the line of duty worldwide in 2012. The media is a watchdog, an advocate, and a voice for the people. The case against Winters is one of many where a reporter must choose between their personal freedoms or protecting their journalistic integrity. Winters is saying she will choose the latter if need be. And she should be lauded for it. Ñ
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ast week the news was a buzz with times this action backfires, making the situthe now-disgraced basketball coach ation worst. at Rutgers University, Mike Rice, ItÕ s unfortunate that public opinion and who was fired for physically assaulting and media exposure is required to get to the verbally abusing his players. truth behind these incidents. As the story played out, we It is perhaps situations like learned that RiceÕ s actions this and the many that have were known by college offiplayed out before this event cials. He was fined and disthat cause the general pubciplined by his immediate lic to be so skeptical and supervisor, Athletic Director distrustful of these large orTim Pernetti. ganizations. WeÕ ve learned Pernetti was Ò encourover time that paramount agedÓ to resign after Univeris the institutionÕ s image, sity President Robert L. Baras well as the survival and chi, who initially approved rehabilitation of the personDan Alexander the ADÕ s suspension of Rice nel involved, shielding the Thoughts from for three games in December truth and ultimately causing Behind the Pressline and fined him $50,000, chose even greater damage to the to dismiss Rice after he finalinstitution and further publy viewed the tapes himself, just prior to the lic mistrust. We can only assume these cover Rice dismissal announcement and the public ups must work in most cases; otherwise, release of the tapes. why would these lofty institutions continue WeÕ ve also learned that the FBI is now down this destructive path which, once in investigating whether Eric Murdock, a Rutthe public arena, is generally far worse than gers assistant coach whose practice videos dealing with the initial issue? led to the entire issue reaching the light of The real problem is getting these institupublic opinion, tried to extort funds from the tions to live up to the high moral standards university. by which they supposedly operate. Like the In a New York Times story a December letchild who is caught with his hand in the ter written by MurdockÕ s attorney, demandcookie jar, it would be nice to know they are ing $950,000, was obtained by ESPN and rehonorable enough to own up to the offensive leased last Friday. The money was sought as action first rather then after the denial proa settlement of MurdockÕ s wrongful terminacess. tion claims, the letter said. Rutgers declined College sports are big money and have beto settle the claim. come powerful institutions unto themselves Murdock subsequently released RutgersÕ É and in some cases almost as powerful as practice video, which was aired and showed the university. Whenever you have big monthe verbal and physical abuse of players on ey and power involved, we frequently see the part of Rice. these efforts to say one thing and do someLike other stories weÕ ve seen in the past, thing very opposite. the actions seems to follow an all too often We know power and money are corruppattern be it corporate, academia, religious tive forces and perhaps there is no way or government culture. The playbook calls around this deceptive behavior, but continfor damage control and plausible deniability ued events like these only tend to reinforce by senior management. The hope seems to this type of Ò succeed at all costÓ behavior be Ñ contain the story, put up a stone wall and certainly sends the wrong message to a and try to move on. Once itÕ s apparent the society that deserves truth and transparency story will become public, plan B is to attempt above all else. to get ahead of the breaking story by taking very definitive public action, designed Dan Alexander is president and CEO of Dento quell public outrage and establish a fire ton Publications. He may be reached at dan@ break to protect senior management and the denpubs.com. institution. Sometimes itÕ s enough and other
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cene, Paris. A young American, studying abroad, finds himself in a hospital bed. Scene, Plattsburgh. The Prodigal Son returns home to heal and find his life’s work. And here the story begins, the story of a local boy and his journey home. Some local friends have created a slightly cheeky marketing message for PlattsburghÉ .Plattsburgh, the place you come back toÉ and North Country native TIM WAGONER is living that dream. Tim has found, like many young people before him, that the North Country is a place to create your lifeÕ s work and to find genuine contentment. Tim experiences life through performance and art; gifts he shares as an actor, writer, performer, musician, and missionary. TIM WAGONER is excited, dynamic, insightful, and dare we say Ò full of itÉ Ó , and you may wonder what he is full ofÉ and we can easily answer, Ò the SpiritÓ . In addition to being an actor, writer, and director extraordinaire, Tim is also a missionary for the House of Prayer on Tom Miller Road. His mission is to Ò love God for REAL and to love others from living and receiving that loveÓ . Talking to Tim is a highly spiritual and magical experience. He is so real and so genuine, that he can talk to anyone, and truly connect. TIM WAGONER recently performed for the community in a one-man play entitled SUPPORT. Researched, written, and lifeexperienced, Tim wrote this script from interviewing people, and the people that they affect, who are in recovery from addiction. The performance is informational, thought provoking and emotional and brings the audience to a place of compassion, feeling connected to the brokenness of human kind, and hopefully personal action and responsibility. TIM WAGONERÕ S life story is jam packed with experiences
that have brought him to this special place of giving back. He believes that everyone has an addiction, some more destructive than others. From the brink of death and back to a life that he certainly Ò actsÓ out in living color, Tim composes music, writes lyrics, writes scripts and acts in playsÉ with energy, humor and purpose. You must meet Tim to truly understand what we are talking about and experience his animated spirit! OUR RECOMMENDATION: Look for TimÕ s work, SUPPORT at ROTA Gallery, May 11 at 7 pm, Doors open at 6:30 pm and check out his heart felt mission work at the House of Prayer, http://plattsburghhop.com Look for him in the upcoming SUNY Plattsburgh play, Ò A WinterÕ s Tale.Ó Friend Tim on FACEBOOK! Believe that you can be an agent of change and inspiration by your actions around the community.
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There are two sides to the border To the North Countryman: The article Ò CanadaÕ s border policy should be revisitedÓ was very interesting and informative. It also made me think about the visitorÕ s going from Canada to the US. I was surprised that you didnÕ t talk about the rules and restrictions that are imposed on Canadians who want to visit our neighbours. You are automatically prohibited crossing the border if you have been convicted of any crime, including DUI, no matter if it happened 30 years ago. One of the questions frequently asked by the US immigration officers is “Have you ever been arrested?” Just the fact that you were arrested and not even charged or convicted may be enough not to allow you to cross the border. You may try to get a pardon, but someone I know who was stopped once because he was arrested for smoking a joint 25 years earlier, looked into it but the $5,000 cost for lawyers and bureaucratic nightmares wasnÕ t worth it. And by the way, prior to this one trip to Plattsburgh he crossed the border on a regular basis without any problems, which make me wonder how thorough the agents are. Once I was travelling by bus to New York City and when we went through the Immigration at Champlain, there was an old
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Letters to the Editor Haitian lady who went to visit her family there. She could hardly speak English and the officer was giving her a hard time in a loud and aggressive manner saying that if she wonÕ t speak to him in English he doesnÕ t have to let her in the US. The poor lady was shaking and almost crying. I couldnÕ t believe the bullying he was displaying toward that lady. It would be a great idea if both sides of the border could get together and figure out some ways to use “common sense “ is some situations, but I wonÕ t hold my breath. Milo Stepan Montreal
Mayor’s effort commendable To the North Countryman: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on March 18 that he is sending legislation to the City Council that would ban stores from being able to openly display tobacco products. This is not the first law to be put forward on this initiative. In April 2012, the Village of Haverstraw in Rockland County, passed the first law in the United States that would regulate
tobacco displays in retail stores. Unfortunately, seven tobacco manufacturers and the New York Association of Convenience Stores fought the display regulations and filed a federal lawsuit against Haverstraw. To avoid the risk of incurring hefty legal fees to fight the lawsuit, the village rescinded the law. As Mayor Bloomberg points out, the tobacco companies are targeting youth with their packaging and displays and they have been very successful in doing so. Ninety percent of current adult smokers started smoking at or before the age of 18 and ninetynine percent by the age of 26. Research shows that kids who shop at stores with tobacco marketing two or more times a week are 64 percent more likely to start smoking than their peers who donÕ t. There may be other factors that contribute to youth smoking, but marketing has a direct link, and itÕ s something our communities can do something about! We congratulate Mayor Bloomberg on his forward thinking and desire to protect our youth. The initial reaction will undoubtedly be similar to smoking bans in restaurants and bars. These policies have been shown significant negative impacts on those businesses. lt has become the norm now and in time, we are hoping that display bans and not smoking where our children can be exposed to it, will also become the norm. Christa VanCour Senior Public Health Educator Clinton County Health Department Adirondack Tobacco Free Network
Biggest Loser marathon will come to Plattsburgh By Katherine Clark
firstname.lastname@example.org PLATTSBURGH Ñ Fans of the nationally syndicated show Ò The Biggest LoserÓ are asked to put their loyalty to the test, get off the couch and participate when the Biggest Loser Fun Run and Walk comes to Plattsburgh in June. The announcement was made on March 28 by Biggest Loser Director of New Business Development Jewel Parelman, Mayor Donald Kasprazak, PlattsburghÕ s Superintendent of Recreation Steve Peters, and two very special guests, contestants of the show fifth season, the mother-son duo Dan and Jackie Evans. The Biggest Loser Run/Walk competition is set for June 9. Plattsburgh is one of 15 destination marathons around the country that features both a half-marathon and 5-kilometer race for adults and a 1-mile kids fun run. Ò We choose places based on interest because we want to host this marathon in a place where people in the community will be excited and want to participate,Ó said Parelman. Ò Participants have already signed up to come here from 18 different states.Ó The training is designed to host athletes of all levels. Participants can walk, run, or both. Jackie and Dan lost a combined weight of 225 pounds Ñ Dan lost 136 pounds and Jackie lost 89 pounds. When they came home from training, Jackie said they both gained weight. Ò When you are on the show, you are working out for eight to 10 hours a day, when I came home I went back to work and it felt grueling to get on the Elliptical machine and workout,Ó said Jackie. Almost a year after the show ended she was asked to participate in a marathon for charity. Through training and the run itself she said the sport became a social experience that she and Dan looked forward to. She ran 11 half-marathons in 2011, and Dan ran 14. Though she enjoys the marathons and training, Jackie said she has never tried to beat her best time or be competitive. She said she sees the marathons as a chance to continue training and keeping up with her goals to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Ò I can promise you two things, I can promise I will cross the start and finish line in the same day and I swear I will be faster than everyone who didnÕ t get out of bed that morning,Ó Jackie said.
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experience shared with friends and family. “Whether it is your first half marathon or you want to hit your next PR (personal record), this series serves as a fun and rewarding race worthy of traveling to,Ó said Parelman. Every participant will receive a medal or Ò blingÓ to show their accomplishments, a Biggest Loser tshirt, and a goodie bag. Awards for runners and walkers are presented to the first, second and third place in their age group for every five years in male and female categories. The overall first, second and third male and female also receive a special award. The Plattsburgh marathons will start and end at City Hall. Viewers who station themselves at that location will see runners five times during the half-marathon Peters said. The oval will also host vendors, nutrition education, fun activities like yoga and zumba. Peters said family members and cheerleaders will have a great time as well as encouraging their runner. Both courses feature stretches along the lake. A course map can be seen at www.biggestloserrunwalk.com.
once you choose to start you have to evaluate eating habits and exercise and you have to keep it to get there.Ó
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Members of the Plattsburgh city gym health club modeled after the Biggest Loser were thrilled to share with the Evans their stories too. The participants will also be joining with the marathon. Ò IÕ m so proud of the fact that everyone here is going to be back for this event,Ó said Kasprazak. During the presentation they shouted the number of pounds they lost through the local program. Numbers as high as 55, 38, and 45 were shouted. Altona resident, Nicole Bruno shared her success story with the Evans duo about how she lost over 110 pounds since beginning the program. Ò I joined the Biggest Loser group and I lost 71 pounds in the program and I learned alot about how exercise and good nutrition are so important,Ó said Bruno. Bruno said through the program she has learned a lot about what she is capable of. Ò In order to be healthy you are going to have to exercise,Ó said Bruno. Ò When I started the program I couldnÕ t run this room, now IÕ m running marathons. Bruno said her two sons, age 15 and 5 were her inspiration. Her older son even runs some marathons with her. BrunoÕ s sister, Lisa McDonald, was so inspired by her sister she joined a similar program in Champlain and lost 80 pounds. “I would definitely tell anyone thinking about joining this program that they can do it,Ó said Bruno. Ò ItÕ s one day at a time, it’s not a quick fix,
Biggest Loser season five contestants Dan and Jackie Evans spent time with members of the Plattsburgh group to hear weightloss success stories.
Past events have brought large crowds Parelman said. “It has huge benefits, it kind of covers a few things for one local residents get to come out and itÕ s an event where they can take part in the outdoor recreation we have to offer and also showcase our beautiful location our beautiful city to visitors that
might not think a marathon or a 5k or a 10 k is possible here,Ó said Christy Kennedy with the Adirondack Cost Visitors bureau in the North Country Chamber of Commerce. Ò IÕ m very excited on multiple levels.Ó
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To register for the Biggest Loser Run/Walk event in Plattsburgh, go to www.biggestloserrunwalk.com, and click on the View All tab and then the Plattsburgh listing. For the 5K, set to start at 8 a.m.,
cost is $30 through April 30; $35 through June 5; and $40 if spots are still open June 8. Cost for the half marathon, with an 8:10 a.m. start is $50 through April 30; $60 through June 5; and, if space is available, $70 for packet-pickup registration set for noon to 5 p.m. June 8. Children who preregister for the 11:30 a.m. 1-mile Kids Fun Run pay $10; it costs $15 on race day. June 8, racers can participate in lectures that cover such topics as Food and Fitness, The First-time Runner and Biggest Loser Q&A.
Biggest Loser season five contestants Dan and Jackie Evans with Plattsburgh Mayor Donald M. Kasprzak, and Jewel Parelman, Director of New Business Development for the Biggest Loser Run/Walk. Photo by Katherine Clark
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April 13, 2013
Plans to expand the Saranac River Trail under way By Shaun Kittle
email@example.com PLATTSBURGH Ñ Spring is on its way, and so are projects to expand the Saranac River Trail. After about six years of planning, phase one of the river trail was completed last year and culminated in the official opening of the trail last year on May 21. The now-completed first stretch is a paved, riverside path that runs from George Angell Drive near Plattsburgh High School to the Saranac Street Bridge. At a recent Saranac River Trail Committee meeting, future plans for the trail were discussed, with the proposed Max Moore Memorial Treehouse being one of the main talking points. Once completed, the universally accessible treehouse will be located near Pine Street and Plattsburgh, and will be accessible to people of all ages and abilities. But adding public amenities isnÕ t cheap. The treehouse alone will cost between $50,000 to $100,000 Ashley Cousens, who organizes fundraising for the Saranac River Trail Committee and is the Coordinator of Community and Workforce Development at Clinton Community College, said the cost will ultimately be determined by how much help they receive from volunteers, who much be skilled laborers to participate in the building process. To raise money for the project, Cousens announced some events that are slated to take place this summer. On Saturday, May 11, the Treehouse 10K and 5K Run/ Walk will be held on the Saranac River Trail. People can sign up to participate in the event, which coasts $25 for the 10K race and $20 for the 5K race. Cousens also has another Tiki Torch Zumbathon in the works, to tentatively be held at Plattsburgh City Beach on June 15. All of the funds raised form these events will go toward the treehouse.
Saranac River Trail Greenway During the Saranac River Trail meeting, James Bosley, Planning Technician for the Clinton County Planning Office, talked about plans to extend the river trail. Bosley is a member of the Saranac River Trail Greenway, a group that strives to extend the river trail to the town of Saranac, and possibly beyond. Ò The momentum that you have started has grown,Ó Bosley said. Saranac River Trail Greenway is currently in the process of
The Tiki Torch Zumbathon will return to the Plattsburgh City Beach this summer to raise money to build the Max Moore Memorial Treehouse along the Saranac River Trail. Photo by Shaun Kittle
becoming a not-for-profit organization, which will allow it to accept donations, tax free. In the future, the two river trail committees could join forces. Under that scenario, donors could donate money to the Saranac River Trail Greenway, and have options for how that money is spent. The donation could go into a general fund that would be used for any work that needs to be done on the trail, while other donations could be earmarked for specific projects, like the treehouse. Currently, donations to the Saranac River Trail can be made through the United Way of the Adirondack Region, located at 45 Tom Miller Road in Plattsburgh. Checks sent there should be made out to Ò Treehouse Project c/o United Way.Ó For more information on the Treehouse 10K and 5K Run/Walk, visit plattsburghrecreation.com
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Wear denim to support victims of sexual assault By Katherine Clark
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burgh Planned Parenthood Sexual Assault Services Coordinator. Ò There are a lot of misconceptions about rape, that itÕ s about sex, itÕ s not. Rape is about power and control, not what you are wearing.Ó As April is sexual assault awareness month the Plattsburgh Planned Parenthood felt it was the perfect time to hold fundraising and educational events like Rock Against Rape Ñ held on April 6 Ñ and Denim Day to bring awareness to sexual assault services available to members of the community.
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April 13, 2013
Stallsmith named Distinguished Citizen by United Way
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A handsome heritage strain brook trout from Horn Lake is readied for release back to the water, in order to fight another day. Note the usual white outline on all of the fins, including the dorsal .
his coming weekend, IÕ ll be heading back down to Newcomb to attend the final offering in the “Got Game” lecture series. If the snow holds up, I may attempt to squeeze in one last ski trip of the season. However, if the weather turns warmer, I may just trade in my ski poles, and grab a fishing pole. There is still over a foot of ice on the ponds, and a dense snowpack in the hills, but it will all melt off quickly with a few sunny days, some heavy rains and a stiff wind. For those that must fish, many local lakes and pond are already showing plenty of open water around the inlets and outlets. AprilÕ s Full Moon, which is scheduled to arrive on the 25th, will prompt the annual smelt run. Even if the ice remains in command of the lakes and ponds, anglers will find opportunities around inlets and feeder streams as smelt and later suckers return to spawn in the streams. Currently Newcombites, Minervaphiles and Long Lakers are all celebrating the success of the locally produced video production that recently went viral, and well beyond the town limits. Eventually the video, which featured a serious spoof of the delapadated condition of the local highway infrastructure, made it all the way down the line to the not-so-hallowed halls of the government chambers in Albany. Although nearly 69,000 acres of local state land may soon be opening to the public, it appeared to many that State Route 28N was going to retain the title as: Ò The wildest ride in town.Ó But then came the video. Upon its arrival, politicians of all sorts took notice, and soon there were promises of an extensive and expensive project to complete a major refurbishment of Route 28N from Minerva to Long Lake. Readers can find the video at http://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=tuv0_cP-0yU&feature=youtu.be For everyoneÕ s sake, I hope the politicians remain true to their word! The last Got Game event of the season will focus on game cooking, and it will be hosted by the fireside in the historic Huntington Lodge Trophy Room on Saturday, April 13 from 3 -5 p.m. Please register in advance at email@example.com or for more information contact Paul Hai at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-582-4551 ext 104. The Ò Got Game CookingÓ is a timely topic, as many hunters are currently getting to the bottom of the freezer, and struggling with
how to prepare the last few cuts of venison left in their freezers. It is also a good time to learn some new recipes for cooking fresh brook trout, which will soon become a popular table fare in many local households, directly after ice out. The price of admission, (only $5) will get you a bowl of rabbit chili, venison stew, and a beer or other cold beverage. Participants are also encouraged to provide a game dish to share if they like. I plan to bring along a crock pot of cranberried venison, which has become one of my favorite ways to prepare the last few bags of meat in the freezer. After simmering in a crock pot for 16 hours, even the Ô chewy-newyÕ twitching muscles of a whitetail are as tender as a filet mignon. In addition to the venison dish, I hope to have a few snacks of Ò maple smoked trout,Ó if I can procure a few brookies in time. The beginning of trout season typically coincides with the annual sugaring season, and there is no better way to prepare fresh brookies than to soak them in a maple syrup brine, and smoke the fillets over the coals of a smoldering tag alder fire. Although a proper brine is very important, the process is never complete without an adequate supply of fresh cut tag alders. I soak the alder pieces overnight and place the small chunks directly on top of hardwood, charcoal briquettes. Do not let the alder pieces catch flame. This recipe calls for brook trout, however it works quite well with perch or any fish fillet, as well as turkey, venison, or other game. It’s an old favorite for making Ò trout candy.Ó Keys to a good product are in the brine and in the choice of smoking wood. I prefer to use green, tag alder or apple, both species of which are readily available in the spring. One along the streams, the other when pruned in the local orchards. Soak the cut wood overnight to prevent it from catching fire in the smoker. Promptly remove any pieces that begin to flame For the brine mix: Based on 4-6 pounds of fish -adjust accordingly. • 2-4 gallons of water with 1-3 pounds of Kosher salt • Add 1 quart of pure maple syrup, or 1 cup brown sugar. • 1 1/2 cups of fresh squeezed lemon juice • 2 tablespoons of liquid/squeezed garlic; powder doesn’t dissolve well • 2 tablespoons of liquid/squeezed onion; powder doesn’t dissolve well • 1 tablespoon crushed black pepper • 4-6 large Bay leaves(whole) Bring the whole mix to a roaring boil and let it cool Ò completelyÓ before adding fish fillets. Prepare fillets with skin intact, the thinner the fillets, the dryer the meat. Do not place fillets into brine mix until after it has cooled completely. Put the fillets in the mix and store in a refrigerator for 24 hours, covered. Remove fillets, and place on racks to let them air dry completely before smoking, usually 2-3 hours. Drying properly will allow the formation of a glaze that will serve to seal in moisture so the smoked fish will not be too dry.
April 13, 2013 Smoke the fillets over a low heat, with no flames, according to weight. 1-1 1/2 lb = 30 minutes 1 1/2-3 lb = 1-1/2 hr. 3-5 lb = 2 1/2- 3 hr. Fillets will develop a nice bronze color and will be firm to the touch, but not dry. Do not overcook. Remove from heat and let cool on racks in open air. And try not to eat the entire batch at one sitting. Joe Hackett is a guide and sportsman residing in Ray Brook. Contact him at email@example.com.
Pictured above: John Roggee of Pawling NY, hoists a fine brook trout taken on the last day of the 2012 trout season. Pictured below: When taking a fish photo, it’s important to include familiar objects for scale, such as a hand, a paddle or a fishing rod. This fat brookie was only 16 inches in length, but it weighed over 2 lbs. Photos by Joe Hackett
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film “Mpingo: The Tree That Makes Music.” “I had a lightbulb moment,” Von Haugg said. “I figured there must be a way that I can combine this dream of mine of being a child and wanting to have some sort of involvement with conservation in Africa and my passion as a clarinetist.Ó The culmination of that dream is Clarinets for ConserWhat: Clarinets for Convation, a non-profit organizaservation tion that strives to educate Where: North Counpeople in the United States and try Cultural Center for the Tanzania about music and its Arts, 23 Brinkerhoff Street, relation to the Mpingo, or AfPlattsburgh rican blackwood, tree, which is When: Saturday, April 13 used to manufacture many inat 7 p.m. struments, including clarinets, Cost: Tickets are $15. guitars, oboes, piccolos and Light refreshments will be bagpipes. served. The documentary follows
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Clarinets for Conservation is focused on introducing students in Moshi, Tanzania, to the clarinet, and instrument made from the wood of the local Mpingo tree. Photo provided
cate about the organizationÕ s efforts, other times Von Haugg lectures about those efforts and includes a discussion of alternative methods of manufacturing instruments that reduce the impacts on Mpingos. One such alternative is BuffetÕ s Greenline Clarinet, which is made from throw-away scraps of Mpingo that are ground to a powder and combined with glue. On Saturday, April 13, Von Haugg will bring the message of Clarinets for Conservation to the North Country Cultural Center for the Arts in a performance that will include information on the organization accompanied by a clarinet recital. The pieces will include some traditional pieces as well as contemporary pieces, including an arrangement of the Tanzanian National Anthem, written by Brett Wery from Schenectady Community College, and a challenging piece by American composer Eric Mandat that requires circular breathing. NCCCA Executive Director Janine Scherline will be joining Von Haugg in performing a couple pieces in the program. For more information, or to make a donation, visit clarinetsforconservation.org
Michele Von Haugg, center, and Scott Horsington, of Clarinets for Conservation, with students in Tanzania. Photo provided
Spaghetti Dinner at St. Augustine
PERU Ñ St. AugustineÕ s Knights of Columbus Council 7273 will host a spaghetti dinner on Saturday, April 20 at the St. AugustineÕ s Parish Center, 3030 Main Street. Ò ALL YOU CAN EATÓ spaghetti, salad, Italian bread and a delicious dessert will be served from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. for $7.50 per person, $3.50 for children 6 to 12, free for children 5 and under. Take-outs are available.
the process of manufacturing clarinets, starting with the harvesting of the Mpingo tree, which is commercially endangered. Ò The Mpingo tree takes 70-200 years to mature, so it has to be at least 70 years old to harvest,Ó Von Haugg said. The heartwood of the MpingoÑ located at the innermost core of the trunkÑ is so saturated with carbon that itÕ s black, making it particularly resistant to damage and therefore extremely wellsuited for handling the rigors of instrument manufacturing. “This tree is not only an official music tree, it’s also beneficial to this global carbon initiative that weÕ ve got going on,Ó Von Haugg said. Ò This tree actually absorbs more carbon from the atmosphere than 12 other trees combined.Ó But Von Haugg is as much a realist as she is a conservationist. She isnÕ t against using Mpingo for instruments, she just wants to educate people on the ecological importance of the tree. Since most Mpingo is harvested in Tanzania, Clarinets for Conservation works with students in Korongoni Secondary School in Moshi, Tanzania. The students, most of whom have never seen, or heard, a clarinet, are introduced to the instrument and taught how to play it. After learning a specific musical program and learning about the Mpingo tree they go on a trip around the region to visit local schools, where they put on an assembly and teach other students about the sought-after tree. Following the assembly, the students take trees that they brought, some Mpingo, some not, and plant them around the school. Last year, about 500 Mpingo trees were planted. They will be worth millions of dollars once they mature. Ò Those trees become an investment in those schools,Ó Von Haugg said. In the United States, Von Haugg does similar programs around the country with Clarinets for Conservation. Some of them are straight recitals with booths set up to edu-
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PLATTSBURGH Ñ One congregation hopeÕ s the power of music and the help of the community can aide in the restoration of one of the cityÕ s oldest public buildings. Trinity Episcopal Church, 18 Trinity Place, will host an Evening of Concert Spirituals and Ballads from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on April 13. The SUNY Plattsburgh State Gospel Choir will sing Congregational Spirituals such as Ò This Little Light of MineÓ and Thomas DorseyÕ s Ò Precious Lord Take my HandÓ along with traditional pieces such as Ò IÕ ve been buked and IÕ ve been scorned,Ó Ò King Jesus is a listeningÕ when you prayÓ and an uplifting Raymond Wise
OBITUARIES IN MEMORY OF PEARL LINKER BAKER SEP 28, 1925 - MAR 30, 2013 Mrs. Lenna Pearl Baker, 87, a David Sheldon Baker and resident of Kernersville and a wife Kitty of Greensboro, former resident of GreensKenneth Arthur Baker and boro died Saturday March wife Kim of Dover, DE; one 30, 2013 at the Kernersville brother, Wilbur J. Linker and Medical Center. wife Doris of Mrs. Baker was Greensboro; born September grandchildren, 28, 1925 in High Kimberly Dawn Point, the daughAnderson Lyons ter of Wilbur and husband Joseph and Ola Justin, David Estelle FaulkenKristopher Bakberry Linker. er, Gregory She was precedDaniel Baker, ed in death by Alexis Myers her parents; two and great grandsisters, Frances children, "Pamp" Vinson, Mae ShropPhoenix Daniel Baker, shire and one brother, Luther Grayson Michael Lyons and Jackson Linker. Macy Sheldon Lyons. On Decemebr 1, 1945 she was Graveside services were held married to Arthur Sheldon Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Baker in Greensboro who Guilford Memorial Park survives of the home. SurvivCemetery. Memorial gifts can ing in addition to her husbe made to the Alzheimer's band are one daughter, Janet Association , Western NC Ruth Taylor and husband Chapter, 3800 Shamrock Dr., Ken of Oak Ridge; two sons, Charlotte, NC 28219
arrangement of Ò IÕ ve Got a Robe.Ó Concert proceeds will benefit the restoration of Trinity EpiscopalÕ s historic painted-glass windows. The church was built in 1831. According to congregation member Keith Wills, the building is the second oldest church in Plattsburgh and one of the oldest public buildings in the region. Ò The congregation was founded in 1821 and the church was consecrated in 1833,Ó said Wills. Ò We are a small church but we are vibrant.Ó The gems of the historic church are the 10 painted glass windows that were installed in 1866. Ò The windows arenÕ t stained, they are painted. In the 1800Õ s painted glass was thought to be too colorful by the churches and most started installing stained glass windows, for whatever reason our congregation decided to go with the painted glass,Ó said Wills. The first attempt at restoration of these windows occurred in 1972. Wills said the restoration only proved to create more problems. Ò When the windows were installed the contractors put up a cloudy sort of storm glass on the outside,Ó said Wills. The Ò cloudyÓ glass muted the sunlight coming through the glass. Wills said in the next step of the restoration they will ensure clear protective glass is installed to allow daylight to go through the glass. Ò A larger problem was when the storm glass was installed there was no ventilation to let out the moisture, this caused the wood frames of the glass to deteriorate,Ó said Wills.
Friday, April 12
PLATTSBURGH — Disability Self Advocacy Support Group, North Country Center for Independence, 102 Sharron Ave, noon. 563-9058. PAUL SMITHS — Astronomy Club Field Night, The Paul Smith’s College VIC, 8023 State Route 30, 7 p.m. 327-6241. LAKE PLACID — National Theatre of London Live: People, Lake Placid Center for the Arts Annex, 17 Algonquin, 7:30 p.m. 523-2512. $16-$10. LAKE PLACID — Fade to Blues featuring Brian Ready will perform, Delta Blue, 2520 Main Street, 9 p.m.-midnight. PLATTSBURGH — Party Wolf to perform, Olive Ridleys, 37 Court Street, 10 p.m. $3-$5. PLATTSBURGH — Project Weather Machine will perform, Monopole, 7 Protection Ave. 10 p.m. 5632222.
Saturday, April 13
PLATTSBURGH — Relay For Life Garage Sale, Our Lady of Victory Center, 4919 South Catherine Street, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. 563-0345. CLINTONVILLE — 3 on 3 basketball tournament for Freshman & Senior Class fundraiser, LAKE PLACID — Second Saturday Storytime, The Bookstore Plus, 2491 Main Street, 10 a.m. 523-2950. CHAZY — Story Time with Rocky Raccoon the puppet, for children age 3 to 8, Chazy Public Library, 1329 Fiske Road, 10 - 11 a.m. ESSEX —The Rainbow Pony Puppet Show, a fairy tale from the Andes, Belden Noble Library, Route 22, 11 a.m. KEENE — The Rainbow Pony Puppet Show, a fairy tale from the Andes, Keene Valley Library, 1796 New York, 4 p.m. LAKE PLACID — Cross Roads will perform, Delta Blue, 2520 Main Street, 9 p.m.-midnight.
Through fundraising in the congregation, Wills said they were able to send the first three windows to Rohlf Stained & Leaded Glass Studio in Mount Vernon. For the three windows to be redone the cost for the congregation was $51,000. Ò Through generous gifts from congregation members and gifts of items to sell on Ebay we were able to raise enough money,Ó said Wills. The congregation members went through their attics to find a number of different items to sell. Wills said items ranged in worth from $15 to hundreds of dollars. Ò We are a small congregation most of us are retired and living on a set income, and we were worried we wouldnÕ t have enough cash, but by a leap of faith we were able to have the money by March,Ó said Wills. The three windows should be installed by mid-April. Though they arenÕ t sure when they will be able to send out the rest of the windows or how much they will need, Wills said the congregation will proudly be able to show the newly restored windows in the front of the church for the community to share. Ò We are vibrant, we may be a small congregation, but weÕ re vibrant. When people walk past our church and see these windows they will see what has been done and what is in store for us.Ó Concert admission is $15 per person and can be paid in cash or by check. For more information call Trinity Episcopal Church at 561-2244.
PLATTSBURGH — Justice to perform, Olive Ridleys, 37 Court Street, 10 p.m. $3-$5. PLATTSBURGH — The Snack will perform, Monopole, 7 Protection Ave. 10 p.m. 563-2222.
Sunday, April 14
ALTONA — Spring Brunch all-you-can-eat buffet, Holy Angels Church, 523 Devils Den Road, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. $7, $3 for kids. 236-5848. WESTPORT — Sunday Brunch, a sourdough waffle and frittata extravaganza! Dogwood Bread Company, 2574 County Road 10, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. $12 or kids $6. WESTPORT — ZUMBA Class with Sarah, Westport Heritage House, Main Street, 6:30 p.m. $5.
Monday, April 15
WILLSBORO — Free osteoporosis classes, Willsboro Congregational Church, NY Route 22, 10:30 a.m. 546-3565. KEENE — Free osteoporosis classes, Keene Community Center, Church Street, 11:30 a.m. 546-3565. UPPER JAY — Quilters Gathering, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 New York 9N, 4:30 p.m. ELIZABETHTOWN — Turbo Kickboxing with Kye, Parish Hall, 7582 Court Street, 5 p.m. $7. WESTPORT — YOGA Class, Westport Heritage House, Main Street, 6 p.m. $10.
Tuesday, April 16
LAKE PLACID — African Dance Classes with Soma Beats Every Tuesday through May 28, Lake Placid Center for the Arts Annex, 17 Algonquin Drive, 7:30 - 8:30p.m. $8. PLATTSBURGH — Trivia Night, Geoffrey’s Pub, 5453 Peru Street, 7-9 p.m. 561-3091.
Wednesday, April 17
WILLSBORO — Free osteoporosis classes, Willsboro Congregational Church, NY Route 22, 10:30 a.m. 546-3565.
ELIZABETHTOWN — ZUMBA class with Kye, Parish Hall, 7582 Court Street, 5 p.m. $5. WESTPORT — ZUMBA Class with Sarah, Westport Heritage House, Main Street, 6:30 p.m. $5. UPPER JAY — Essex County Green Party to meet, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 New York 9N, 7 p.m. LAKE PLACID — Open Mic Blues Jam, Delta Blue, 2520 Main Street, 8:30 - 10:30 p.m. 523-3106.
Thursday, April 18
ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Parent-Child Play Group free and open to parents and caregivers and their children birth to 5 years of age, Families First, 196 Water Street, 10a.m.-noon. SARANAC LAKE — “Race to Nowhere” educational documentary, Petrova School Auditorium, 79 Canaras Ave, 6:30 p.m. SARANAC LAKE — “Open Minded Mic” Night hosted by Fat River Kings, 24 Cedar Street, 7:30 -10 p.m. performance starts at 7:30 pm. sign-up begins at 7 pm. $3. 891-3799. www.BluSeedStudios.org.
Friday, April 19
KEENE — Spring Fling Square Dance, Keene Central School, 33 Market Street, suggested donation for dinner $6 per person; $20 per family, music and Dancing: $5 per person; students free, dinner 6 - 7 p.m. Music and Square Dancing 7-9 p.m. 576-4256, firstname.lastname@example.org SARANAC LAKE — Runaway Home will perform at BluSeed Studios, 24 Cedar Street, 7:30pm. $12 or $15 Non-members 891-3799. LAKE PLACID — Burlington Taiko concert event, Lake Placid Center for the Arts Annex, 17 Algonquin, 8 p.m. 523-2512. $16-$12. LAKE PLACID — Spring Street will perform, Delta Blue, 2520 Main Street, 9 p.m.-midnight.
Saturday, April 20
AUSABLE VALLEY — Ausable Valley High School & Open Wrestling Tournament, 1490 New York 9N, Entry Fee: $20. 524-4915. LAKE PLACID — Lake Placid Middle School Builder’s Club will sponsor the Sixth Annual - Plunge for the Cause, Mirror Lake beach, 11:30 a.m. for registration, Plunge at noon.
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ALTONA Holy Angels Church - Main Street, Altona. Mass - 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 10:30 a.m. Sunday CHAMPLAIN Living Water Baptist Church 9 Locust St., corner of Main and Locust, Champlain. Sunday School at 9 a.m. Service at 10 a.m. Thursday Bible Study at 7 p.m. includes activities for children. Phone: 298-4358 Three Steeples United Methodist Church - 491 Route 11, Champlain. 298-8655 or 298-5522. Sunday morning worship 9:30 a.m. Sunday School at same time (Sept. thru June). Steve Loan, Pastor. steeples3@ primelink1.net St. Mary’s Catholic Church - Church Street, Champlain. Saturday Anticipated Mass 5:30 p.m. Sunday
services 8 a.m. Christ & St. John’s Episcopal/ Anglican Church - 18 Butternut Street, Champlain. (518) 298-8543. Sunday Mass at 9:30 a.m. Patricia A. Beauharnois, Deacon Vicar CHAZY Sacred Heart Church - Box 549, Chazy 12921. (518) 846-7650. Sunday Masses (Ant) 4 p.m., 8 a.m. & 10 a.m. Chazy Presbyterian Church - 620 Miner Farm Rd., Chazy. 846-7349 Worship and Sunday School will begin at 11 a.m. Email: chazypres@ westelcom.com DANNEMORA Dannemore United Methodist Church - 86 Clark Street, PO Box 488, Dannemora, NY. Pastors Wendy and Gary Rhodehamel. Phone: 518-891-9287. Worship and
Sunday School -- Sunday 11:00 a.m. email@example.com ELLENBURG St. Edmund’s Roman Catholic Church - Route 11, Ellenburg. Saturday Anticipated Mass, 4 p.m. Sunday Mass, 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. ELLENBURG CENTER United Methodist Church of Ellenburg - 5 Church St., PO 142, Ellenburg Center, NY 12934 Pastor: Gary Rhodenhamel Phone: 518-8919287 Hours: 9am Service, Sunday Worship & Sunday School ELLENBURG DEPOT Ellenburg Depot Wesleyan Church 2179 Plank Rd., PO Box 177 Ellenburg Depot, NY 12935. Pastor: Robert R. Phillips. Phone: 594-3902. Sunday Family Bible Hour: 9:50 a.m. Sunday Worship Time: 10:50 a.m. Children’s
Youth Ministries: Call for schedule. MOOERS St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Maple Street, Mooers. 236-7142. Anticipated Saturday Mass, 5:30 p.m. Sunday Mass, 10 a.m. Reconciliation announced special Saturday mornings 10 a.m. & by request. Mooers United Methodist Church 14 East St., Located adjacent to old Post Office. Sunday service, 9:30 a.m. Contemporary & traditional music, activities for children, youth and families, 236-7129, pastoral@ twcny.rr.com, www.gbgm-umc.org/ mooersumc Mooers Wesleyan Church - Maple Street, Mooers. Sunday school, 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Sunday Night Service 7 p.m. Wednesday Night 7 p.m.
(518) 236-5330. MOOERS FORKS St. Ann’s Catholic Church - Route 11, Mooers Forks. Mass: Saturday, 4 p.m.; Sunday, 8:30 a.m. Reconciliation announced special Saturday mornings 10 a.m. & by request. PLATTSBURGH Seventh Day Adventist - 4003 Rt. 22, Plattsburgh, 561-3491 - Pastor Livergood Worship Saturday at 11:30 a.m., Pot Luck Dinner after service ROUSES POINT St. Patrick’s Catholic Church - Lake Street, Rouses Point. Anticipated Mass: Saturday 4 p.m.; Sunday Mass: 10 a.m.; Weekday Masses: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 9 a.m. Communion Service: Wednesday 9 a.m. First Presbyterian Church - 52 Washington Ave., Rouses Point, New
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York 12979. Telephone 518-297-6529. Telephone 518-846-7349. Sunday Service 9 a.m., Sunday School 9:30 a.m. SCIOTA St. Louis of France Catholic Church - Route 22, Sciota. Mass 4 p.m. Saturday; 9 a.m. Sunday Sciota United Methodist Church Sunday service 9 a.m. Route 19, Sciota. WEST CHAZY West Chazy Community Church Pastor Marty Martin. 17 East Church St. Fiske Road, West Chazy, NY. Ph. 493-4585. Sunday: Sunday School 9:30 a.m., Morning Worship 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; Youth Group 6:30 p.m. St. Joseph’s Catholic Church - West Church Street, West Chazy. Saturday Vigil Mass, 4 p.m. Sunday Mass 8 a.m. & 10 a.m. Weekday Masses: Monday through Friday at 9 a.m. 4-6-13 42264
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FIREWOOD GREEN Hardwood Cut, Split & Delivered. Call for pricing. 518-593-3263 FIREWOOD GREEN Hardwood Cut, Split & Delivered. Call for pricing. 518-593-3263
6 ALUMINUM Dock Sections, 4' wide 10-13' long, $2400. 518-523 -0190 BALDWIN UPRIGHT PIANO AND BENCH Approx 60 years old. Dark wood. Very good condition. Needs tuning. Cash only. Purchaser must arrange move. $1,000 Juggling Your Budget? Advertise Small, Get Big Results! Call 1-800-989-4237
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NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY NAME: THE PERU FUDGE COMPANY, LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 2/20/13. Office Location: Clinton County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: 240 Conners Road, Peru, NY 12972. Purpose: any lawful activity. NCM-3/9-4/13/136TC-40820 -----------------------------
CLARINET, VIOLIN, FLUTE, TRUMPET, Amplifier, Fender Guitar $75 each. Upright Bass, Cello, Saxophone, French Horn, Drums $189 each. Others 4-sale 1-516377-7907
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FOR SALE: Monitor 41 heater with pipes, 275 gal. (Kero) tank w/ pipes, gages, etc. SOLD AS A PACKAGE. Both gently used, well maintained & in excellent condition. Also end tables, heavy duty casters, odds 'n ends. By appointment 518-962-8674
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FREE SLEEPING SANTA laying in bed, snores & whistles jingle bells. Approx. 1'x2'x1'. Lake Placid area. Will deliver. 518-524-1947 GAS STOVE Avalon Cedar EF 31,000 btu stove with blower and gold accents $950.00 518-523-2066 NEW STROLLER asking $50. Call Darlene at 518-742-9658. RANCH MINK Coat, Black, size 12, seldom worn. A 1 condition. New $2000 Asking $700 OBO. 518-335-3687 SAWMILLS FROM only $3997.00MAKE & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill- Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. free Info/DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com 1800-578-1363 Ext.300N SAWMILLS: SAWMILLS from only $3997.00- MAKE & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill- Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info/DVD: www.NorwoodSawmills.com 1800-578-1363 Ext.300N TWO TOOL BOXES full of Snapon Craftsman Tools $3000 Call 518-728-7978 or Email email@example.com TWO TOOL BOXES full of Snapon Craftsman Tools $3000 Call 518-728-7978 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org WELL PUMP Gould, 1 HP, 4 months old, $500.00. 518-5760012 WOLFF SUNVISION Pro 28 LE Tanning Bed, very good condition, $1000. 518-359-7650
FURNITURE FOR SALE 5 Drawer Solid Oak Desk 36"x60" Good Condition $200 OBO Call 518-546-7120
1972 GRAND TORINO runs, needs work comes with some new parts $3200; Chevy Van 30 Travelmaster camper $2500. 518-962-4394
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ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality. Job placement assistance. Computer and Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV authorized. Call 888-2018657 www.CenturaOnline.com !!OLD GUITARS WANTED!! Gibson, Martin, Fender, Gretsch. 1930 -1980. Top Dollar paid!! Call Toll Free 1-866-433-8277 AIRLINE CAREERS begin here Become an Aviation Maintenance Tech. FAA approved training. Financial aid if qualified - Housing available. Job placement assistance. Call AIM (888) 686-1704
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Articles of Organization of Jade Tree Tax Professionals, LLC (the "Company") were filed with the Secretary of State of the State of New York on January 7, 2013. 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 12 Brinkerhoff Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. The Secretary of State has been designated as the agent of the Company upon whom 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
ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality. Job placement assistance. Computer and Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV Authorized 800-494-3586 www.CenturaOnline.com ATTEND COLLEGE Online from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality. Job placement assistance. Computer and Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV authorized. Call 888-2018657 www.CenturaOnline.com CASH FOR CARS, Any Make or Model! Free Towing. Sell it TODAY. Instant offer: 1-800-8645784 CASH FOR CARS: All Cars/Trucks Wanted. Running or Not! Top Dollar Paid. We Come To You! Any Make/Model. Call For Instant Offer: 1-800-864-5960 CASH PAID- UP TO $28/BOX for unexpired, sealed DIABETIC TEST STRIPS! 1 DAY PAYMENT & PREPAID shipping. BEST PRICES! Call 1-888-776-7771. www.Cash4DiabeticSupplies.com DIRECTV OFFICIAL TV Deal America's top satellite provider! DIRECTV Plans starting at $29.99/ mo for 12 months after instant rebate. Get the best in entertainment. 800-965-1051 DIRECTV, INTERNET, & Phone From $69.99/mo + Free 3 Months: HBO® Starz® SHOWTIME® CINEMAX®+ FREE GENIE 4 Room Upgrade + NFL SUNDAY TICKET! Limited offer. Call Now 888-2485961 DIRECTV, INTERNET, & PHONE From $69.99/mo + Free 3 Months: HBO® Starz® SHOWTIME® CINEMAX® +FREE GENIE 4Room Upgrade + NFL SUNDAY TICKET! Offer ends 5/1/2013 Call Now 888248-5965 DISH NETWORK. Starting at $19.99/month (for 12 mos.) & High Speed Internet starting at $14.95/month (where available.) SAVE! Ask About SAME DAY Installation! CALL Now! 1- 800-3091452 DIVORCE $349 - Uncontested divorce papers prepared. Includes poor person application/waives government fees, if approved. One signature required. Separation agreements available. Make Divorce Easy - 518-274-0830. FINISH HIGH School at home in a few weeks. First Coast Academy, 1 -800-658-1180 x130. www.fcahighschool.org HIGHSPEED INTERNET EVERYWHERE By Satellite! Speeds up to 12mbps! (200x faster than dialup.) Starting at $49.95/mo. CALL NOW & GO FAST! 1-800-3570727
the Company served upon such Secretary of State is: PO Box 1527, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. NC-3/9-4/13/13-6TC40840 ----------------------------B O R D E R BOUTIQUE, LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec. of State (SSNY) 3/1/13. Office in Clinton Co. SSNY desig. agent of LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to PO Box 206, Rouses Point, NY 12979. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. Principal business location: 117 Lake St., Rouses Point, NY 12979. NCM-3/16-4/20/136TC-40855 ----------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF CADABRA, LLC (PURSUANT TO SECTION 203 OF THE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY LAW)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Articles of Organization of Cadabra, LLC (the ìCompanyî) were filed with the Secretary of State of the State of New York on February 26, 2013. 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 22 Cornelia Street, Apt. #101, 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
MEDICAL CAREERS begin here Online training for Allied Health and Medical Management. Job placement assistance. Computer And Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call 800-5100784 www.CenturaOnline.com MEDIUM BUILD WHITE Female would like to meet good family man, 29 to 60, with morrales and family values, who would not mind relocating to another State, Love to escape to the mountains and I am a singer. I plan on leaving the State in August or September. Love to hear from you!! Call Joyce at 518-493-6441 MEET SINGLES NOW! No paid operators, just people like you. Browse greetings, exchange messages, connect live. FREE trial. Call 1-877-737-9447 MEET SINGLES right now! No paid operators, just real people like you. Browse greetings, exchange messages and connect live. Try it free. Call now 1-888909-9905 ORCHARD SIDE RESTAURANT Chazy, NY (across from Chazy Orchards) 846-8855 PAPA JOHN’S 1038 Route 11., Champlain, NY 298-3865 PROMOTIONAL PRICES start at $19.99 a month for DISH. Call Today 800-291-6073 and ask about Next Day Installation. REVERSE MORTGAGES -NO mortgage payments FOREVER! Seniors 62+! Government insured. No credit/income requirements. Free 28 pg. catalog. 1-888-660 3033 All Island Mortgage ROTARY INTERNATIONAL - Rotary builds peace and international understanding through education. Find information or locate your local club at www.rotary.org. Brought to you by your free community paper and PaperChain. SAVE ON Cable TV -Internet-Digital Phone-Satellite. You`ve Got A Choice! Options from ALL major service providers. Call us to learn more! CALL Today. 1-800-6820802
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BUS TICKETS 20-Essex County Bus Monday-Friday 8:25am from Ausable Forks to Jay, Wilmington & Lake Placid. Return 3:50pm Lake Placid to Wilmington, Jay & Ausable Forks. $30. 518-335-6904
April 13, 2013 THE OCEAN CORP. 10840 Rockley Road, Houston, Texas 77099. Train for a New Career. *Underwater Welder. Commercial Diver. *NDT/Weld Inspector. Job Placement Assistance. Financial Aid available for those who qualify. 1 -800-321-0298. WORK ON JET ENGINES - Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified - Job placement assistance. Call AIM (866) 8546156.
GUNS & AMMO DALTON HILL GUNSHOP Rifles, and Hand Guns. Most Popular Brands in stock. Marlin, Ruger, Smith & Wesson, Savage, Remington Mossberg. Call after 4:00pm. Moriah Center 518-5468257
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LAWN & GARDEN BRUSH HOG Model EFM600. Used 1 year, like new. Finish mower. 518-570-8837 $1,000 FENCING ALL types wood, chain link, vinyl, wrot iron, picket, gates, posts, kennels, C&C or installed, free est., reas., delv 4825597, Rmvd2000@aol.com
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LOST WHITE LAB WITH BLACK COLLAR WHITE WRITING MISSING FROM KEESEVILLE CHESTERFIELD AREA ON 3/29/ 13. ANSWERS TO HUCK. HAS MEDICAL CONDITION, NEEDS SHOTS AND SPECIAL FOOD. REWARD OFFERED FOR SAFE RETURN. 518-834-5246/518-569-0512
MUSIC **OLD GUITARS WANTED!** Gibson, Martin, Fender, Gretsch, Epiphone, Guild, Mosrite, Rickenbacker. Prairie State, D'Angelico, Stromberg, and Gibson Mandolins/Banjos. 1920's thru 1980's. TOP CASH PAID! 1-800-401-0440
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of State is: 206 West Bay Plaza, Plattsburgh, New York 12901. NCM-3/16-4/20/136TC-40850 ----------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF BRENNAN PROPERTIES LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with Secy. of State of NY (SSNY) on 3/4/13. Office location: Clinton County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: The LLC, 7 Pine Brook Drive, Morrisonville, NY 12692. Purpose: any lawful activity. NCM-3/30-5/4/136TC-41268 ----------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY C O M P A N Y : N O R T H S T A R PRIVATE CAPITAL LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the
PUBLIC Secretary of State of NY (SSNY) on 03/19/2013 Office location: Clinton County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of process to: 1 Lincoln Boulevard, Rouses Point, NY 12979 Purpose: Any lawful activity NCM-3/30-5/4/136TC-20118 ----------------------------K&M DISCOUNT LIQUOR & WINE, LLC NOTICE OF FORMATION of a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC): DATE OF FORMATION: The Articles of Organization were filed with the New York State Secretary of State on March 29, 2013. NEW YORK OFFICE LOCATION: Clinton County. AGENT FOR PROCESS: The Sec-
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retary of State is designated as Agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. The Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process against the LLC to 314 Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. PURPOSE: To engage in any lawful act or activity. NCM-4/13-5/18/20136TC-20158 ----------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF UPSTATE DISTRIBUTION SERVICES LLC, Art. of Org. filed Sec'y of State (SSNY) 1/29/13. 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 Necole Sass, 1623 State Rte. 11, Champlain, NY 12919. Purpose: any lawful activities. NCM-4/13-5/18/136TC-20174
----------------------------A & B RENTAL PROPERTIES, LLC NOTICE OF FORMATION of a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC): DATE OF FORMATION: The Articles of Organization were filed with the New York State Secretary of State on April 3, 2013. NEW YORK OFFICE LOCATION: Clinton County. FOR AGENT PROCESS: The Secretary of State is designated as Agent upon whom process against the LLC may be served. The Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process against the LLC to 1469 Cumberland Head Rd., Apt 1, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. PURPOSE: To engage in any lawful act or activity. NCM-4/13-5/18/136TC-20180 -----------------------------
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BUYING EVERYTHING! FURS, Coins, Gold, Antiques, Watches, Silver, Art, Diamonds."The Jewelers Jeweler Jack" 1-917-696-2024 By Appointment. Lic-Bonded.
BUILDING LOTS for Sale in Town of Moriah Starting at $22,500 Call 518-572-3825 for more info
RECORD COLLECTOR would like to buy record collections and sheet music. Cash Paid! Please Call 518-846-6784.
LAKE SALE: 6 ACRES COAN LAKE, $24,900. 8 Acres house, Bass Ponds, $99,900. 5 Acres Portaferry Lake $129,900. www.LandFirstNY.com 1-888-683 -2626
WANTED ALL MOTORCYCLES, before 1980, Running or not. $Top CASH$ PAID! 1-315-5698094 WANTS TO PURCHASE minerals and other oil & gas interests. Send details P.O. Box 13557, Denver, Co 80201 WANTS TO purchase minerals and other oil and gas interests. Send details to P.O. Box 13557 Denver, Co. 80201
ACCESSORIES BARREL RACING SADDEL, 15" seat, dk. oil finish, great condition, includes headstall & breastplate, pad, all for $500. "Imperial" brand made by Circle "Y". Great for teenager or med. woman getting into gaming. Call 9am-9pm 802-524-6275. LARGE SIZE DOG Crate for sale, dimentions 42 deep X 28 wide X 30 high, front door entry. $60, call 518-873-2424
DOGS SHIH TZU PUPPIES Fluffy Adorable, 2 females (one choc. and one Choc. & white), 1 male (choc & white) Wormed and First Shots. Please call 315-2449260 or 315-353-2925
NEW YORK STATE Land, Former Scout Camp Was: $69,900 NOW: $39,900.7 Acres on River Was: $49,900 NOW: $39,900. Adirondacks - 8 Acres Was: $21,900NOW: $17,900. Direct Financing w/ Low Payments. Call: 1-800-229-7843 www.landandcamps.com
OUT OF STATE REAL ESTATE Sebastian, Florida Affordable custom factory constructed homes $45,900+, Friendly community, No Real Estate or State Income Taxes, minutes to Atlantic Ocean. 772581-0080, www.beach-cove.com. Limited seasonal rentals
LAND FOR SALE NY LAND BARGAINS - Herkimer County 59.9 acres, woods $68,000. Montgomery County 33.4 acres, fields $69,000. Otsego County 2.7 acres $29,000. Owner financing wwwhelderbergrealty.com CALL HENRY:518-861-6541
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REAL ESTATE Single Family Home, Discover Delaware's beauty, low taxes, milder weather! Distinctive, gated community, amazing amenities - equestrian facility. Olympic pool. New Homes mid $40's. Brochures available. 1-866-6290770 or www.coolbranch.com
VACATION PROPERTY CHARLESTON LAKE, CANADA Single Family Home, Great Cottage on Charleston Lake, Canada. 2-4 people perfect. 2 hours & 15 minutes from Syracuse. For more information please call 315-6732240. Please leave message.
BOAT LIFT model# 1501, sits on the bottom of the lake. Make an Offer. 518-891-2767 Leave Message on Mail Box 1.
CARS RILEY FORD Route 9. , Chazy, NY www.rileyfordinc.com Call: (518) 846-7131
DONATE YOUR CAR to CHILDREN'S CANCER FUND of AMERICA and help end CHILDHOOD CANCER. Tax Deductible. Next Day Towing. Receive Vacation Voucher. 7 Days 1-800-469-8593
AUTO WANTED CARS/TRUCKS WANTED! Top $$$$$ PAID! Running or Not, All Years, Makes, Models. Free Towing! We're Local! 7 Days/Week. Call Toll Free: 1-888-416-2330 CASH FOR CARS AND TRUCKS. Get A Top Dollar INSTANT Offer! Running or Not! 1-888-416-2208 (888) 416-2208 TOP CASH FOR CARS, Any Car/ Truck, Running or Not. Call for INSTANT offer: 1-800-454-6951
BOATS 1977 156 GLASTRON Boat with 70 HP Johnson motor, with trailer, excellent condition. $2500. 518-359-8605 2006 STARCRAFT 14’ Aluminum Boat w/outboard 9.5 HP 4 stroke Mercury motor, w/Aluminum trailer, excellent condition, must see. $4,200 OBO. 518-643-9391
ELIZABETHTOWN TOWNHOUSE, 1bedroom, 1 bath cottage in Elizabethtown. Available for short term rental. Full Kitchen Sleeps 4. Call for availability and rates. 518-873-1011 ALTONA, NY 3 BR/2 BA, Single Family Home, bulit in 1994, Perfect entertainment home, peaceful country setting 15 minutes from Plattsburgh. Large deck, 28' pool, patio with built in gas grill, 2 car garage with workshop. A MUST SEE $105,000 518-570-0896
BOAT FOR SALE 1984 Cobia 17' bowrider, 115HP Evenrude outboard (newer), 2002 Karavan trailer, runs but needs some work. $1,500. 518-576-4255
BILL’S BODY SHOP 390 Military Turnpike, Plattsburgh, NY 643-8591
DONATION MORRISONVILLE, NY , 3 BR/1 BA Single Family Home, 1,056 square feet, built in 1979, New roof, kitchen, bath & water heater. Full basement. $99,500 OBO. MAKE ME MOVE! 518-4209602
FURNISHED PARK Model with attached room, Voyager Resort, Tucson, Arizona #6-256. Prime corner lot with 3 fruit trees, and a 1995 Buick Roadmaster. Go to www.forsalebyowner for pictures and details. Ad Listing #23927596. $23,950. Call Karen Armstrong 518-563-5008 or 518 -569-9694.
LOST CAT Cadyville, NY Missing Since 3/28. Fixed Male, name is Orange. He is an orange tiger with white markings on paws, face, and belly. If found, Please call 518-2931030
SMALL RUSTIC CABIN ON 5 ACRES. So. Adirondack/Tug Hill Region. Town Road & Power Nearby. ONLY $19,900. Financing Available Under $200/month. Call 1-800-229-7843 or visit. www.christmasandassociates.com
FOR RENT Elizabethtown, 4 Room office with bathroom and closet, reception area, in-floor heat, fire place, off street parking, . Near County Government Center. $700. per month, utilities included. 518578-7916
MORRISONVILLE 4 BR/2.5 BA, Single Family Home, 1,920 square feet, bulit in 1998, Colonial Cape, attached 2 car garage, gas fireplace, finished basement, large fenced in backyard with above ground swimming pool on corner lot. Located in Morrisonville in the Saranac School District. Great Family Neighborhood. $229,500 Call 518 -726-0828 Dfirenut@gmail.com
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1989 YAMAH Virago runs good $1250; 2003 Hyosung runs good, $2000. Please call 518-962-4394
1999 HONDA REBEL good condition, Red/Black, 6500 miles. Asking $1695 OBO. Call after 3pm 518-962-2376 2006 HARLEY DAVIDSON SPORTSTER 883 Mint condition. 11,000 miles. Many extras incl. new battery, removable luggage rack, back rest & windshield. 518-946-8341. $4,500 WANTED JAPANESE MOTORCYCLE KAWASAKI 1967-1980 Z1900, KZ900, KZ1000, ZIR, KX1000MKII, A1-250, W1-650, H1 -500, H2-750, S1-250, S2-350, S3 -400 SUZUKI GS400, GT380, GT750, Honda CB750 (1969,1970) CASH. FREE PICKUP. 1-800-7721142, 1-310-721-0726 email@example.com
RECREATIONAL VEHICLES RV FOR SALE 1987 Citation 28ft. Camper; Screen Room; Sleeps 6; AM-FM Cassette Stereo; Good rubber; New parts. $2,000 OBO. (518)561-5172
VACATION RENTALS OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND. Best selection of affordable rentals. Full/partial weeks. Call for FREE brochure. Open daily. Holiday Real Estate. 1-800-6382102. Online reservations: www.holidayoc.com
2007 STINGRAY BOAT 25' Stingray Criuser, only 29 hours, LIKE NEW, sleeps 4, has bathroom, microwave, fridge, table, includes trailer, stored inside every winter. (518) 570-0896 $49,000
2000 RANGER 2000 Ranger XLT 4x4 Super Cab, camper top, liner, tonneau cover, 6 cyl., auto, AC, stereo, 130K, Asking $3595. 518-576-9042
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2013 CHRYSLER 300 AWD
Stock #AN180 MSRP $36,025 Mineral Gray, 5.7 Hemi, Spray-in Bedliner, Trailer Brake Control, Class V Hitch & Wiring, On/Off Road Tires
Stock #AN99 MSRP $37,785 Black, Wheels, Exhaust, Hitch, Black, 5.7 5.7 Hemi, Hemi Hemi,, 20 220” 0 Whe Wheels els,, Dual Dual Ex Exhau haust, st, Hi Hitch tch,, Back-up Sirius, Backk-up Bac up Camera, Came amera ra,, Si Siriu riuss, Chr Chrome ome Cl Clad ad Whe Wheels els
Stock #AN153 MSRP $36,210 Bright White, 5.7 Hemi, 20” Wheels, Dual Exhaust, Hitch, Spray-in Sp Spr ayy in Bedliner,, Ch CChrome rome CClad lad Wheels
Stock #AN157 MSRP $36,835 Granite Crystal, 3.6L V6, All Wheel Drive, Leather, Back-up Navigation, Remote Back Bac k-up up CCamera, amera ame ra,, Na Navig viggati ation on,, Remot Re motee Star SStart tartt
2013 CHRYSLER 200
2013 DODGE DART
2013 JEEP COMPASS SPORT 4X4
2014 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE LIMITED
Stock #AN146 MSRP $27,815 6, Front Wheel Drive,, Leather,, Billet Silver,, 3.6L V6, Sunroo Sun rooff, Nav Naviga igatio tionn, Rem Remote ote St Start art Sunroof, Navigation,
Stock #AN113 MSRP $18,885 Bright Silver, 2.0L 4 cyl., Automatic, Power Windows, Front Wheel Drive, Power Locks, A/C
Stock #AN225 MSRP $23,490 Truue Blue, Blue ue,, 2.4L 2.4L 4 cyl., cy .,, Automatic, cyl Aut utoma o atic t c,, Power Powe o er Windows Winddows o s and a d an True Power Locks, Locks Loc ks, Fog Fog Lamps Lamp Lampss Power
Stock #AR6 MSRP $41,275 Brilliant Black, 3.6L V6, Leather, Sunroof, 8.4” Touch Wheel, Power Liftgate Liftga g te Screen Display, Heated Steeringg Wheel,
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Court Street • Elizabethtown, NY Located just 1/4 mile south of Cobble Hill Golf Course on Route 9 in Elizabethtown.
First Time Visitors, plug in to your GPS “7440 US Route 9, Elizabethtown, NY 12932” and we’ll greet you at the door!
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7440 U.S. Rt. 9 Elizabethtown, NY
2012 Jeep Liberty Sport - Stk. #AN91A, black, approx. 23,000 mi............................................... $21,777 2012 Jeep Wrangler - Stk. #AN223A1, green, approx. 6,000 mi. ................................................... $24,480 2012 Jeep Patriot - Stk. #AN177A, red, approx. 20,000 mi............................................................. $18,980 2011 Dodge Ram 1500 - Stk. #AN211A, blue, approx. 23,000 mi. ................................................. $19,993 2011 Jeep Liberty Jet - Stk. #AN145A, blue, approx. 28,000 mi. .................................................. $18,888 2010 Dodge Ram 2500 Crew TRX4 - Stk. #AN210A, black, approx. 19,000 mi. ....................... $31,997 2010 Dodge Caliber - Stk. #AP1251, white, approx. 33,000 mi. ..................................................... $15,880 2009 Dodge Journey SXT - Stk. #AM275A, tan, approx. 47,000 mi. ............................................ $15,983 2008 Jeep Compass Sport - Stk. #AN217A, blue, approx. 63,000 mi. .......................................... $10,977 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT - Stk. #AN134A, red, approx. 68,000 mi. .................................$9,987 2003 Chrysler Sebring - Stk. #330A, red, approx. 118,000 mi. .........................................................$5,450 2005 Dodge Dakota - Stk. #AM169B, blue, approx. 87,000 mi. ..................................................... $13,480
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