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County holds up Frontier Town sale
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NORTH HUDSON Ñ On April 30, George Moore went to the Best Western Plus Inn and Suites in Ticonderoga and joined the 151 other folks who registered to bid on the 105 parcels that Essex County had seized from delinquent taxpayers and were now auctioning off to the highest bidder. Moore thought the four parcels adjacent to his holdings would make a good addition to his portfolio. When he left the auction that afternoon, he assumed his winning bid of $49,500 sealed the deal. Not so fast. On Monday, May 12, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to reject MooreÕ s bid and kick the property, which is located at the intersection of Blue Ridge Road and Route 9, over to the town of North Hudson for $60,000. Aside from the town, Moore, an 87-year-old who runs a scrap metal yard in Keeseville, has the most invested in this decision. He owns, and pays taxes on the so-called A-Frame, a large structure that once anchored Frontier Town, the now-shuttered theme park whose fate county officials have spent much of the year debating. The lot, according to materials provided by the firm that brokered the sale, spans 88 acres and has a market value of $568,900. CONTINUED ON PAGE 7
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Local communities set to honor Memorial Day Crown Point events set for May 26 By Keith Lobdell firstname.lastname@example.org
CROWN POINT Ñ A local community will honor those who have fallen in the line of duty for country as well as those who honor their sacrifice by serving their community Memorial
Day Weekend. The Town of Crown Point will host its 146th Memorial Day ceremony Sunday, May 25, and Memorial Day, May 26, with the theme, ÒH onoring Community Volunteers.Ó ÒC rown Point is honored to be holding our 146th annual event to commemorate the ultimate sacrifice paid by so many of our local men and women,Ó CONTINUED ON PAGE 14
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Hague Memorial Day Continued from page 1 The annual parade will be held at 2 p.m., starting on Route 8 and proceeding to the town park on Route 9N, with bands, floats, clowns and classic cars. The parade will also have awards for best of show, most patriotic, best Adirondack, most humorous, best youth and honorable mention adult and youth. The judging stand will be located at the Baptist Church Parking Lot. For grand marshals, Cherubini said they were proud to honor six World War II Veterans: Art Tricka, Frank Koenig, Bruce Craig, Richard Feibush, Dottie Henry and Betty McGuire, along with all who have served. After the parade, there will be a Memorial Day service around 3 p.m. with an address from BrigGen. James OÕ Toole.
www.timesofti.com Ò We will honor members of the 188th Infantry along with all soldiers from the area,Ó Cherubini said. Ò The names to be honored are George Balcom, Isasc Bristol, Hiram Burt, Orlando Burt, John Calkins, Lyman Hill, Thomas Kelly, William Newton, Adam Putnam, Solomon Robbins, David H. Roberts, Garrett Smith and Waters W. Wright.Ó The Funfest will take place at the Hague Town Park on Route 9N starting at 10 a.m. and running until 4 p.m. Ò The senior citizens will have their white elephant sale and cafe for food and refreshment,Ó Cherubini said. Ò There will be a lot of vendors and crafts.Ó Cherubini said there will also be a slide and bounce house at the funfest. Ò There will be attendants for the bounce house and if there are any high winds, it will not be put up,Ó Cherubini said, referring to the recent story of a bounce house in Glens Falls being lifted into the air and hurting three children.
May 24, 2014 At the funfest, the Cambridge Band will perform at 12:30 p.m. There will also be exhibits including K9 search and rescue dogs, ABC Critters, Up Yonda Farms, Penelope the Clown, Steve Pelkey of WOKO, games, food concessions and baked goods. Fire Police will man the road closings during the Parade. West Hague Road from the firehouse to Hague town shed will close at 1 to 1:45 p.m. for Parade Lineup. Route 8 will be closed from Decker Hill east to Route 9N at 1:45 p.m. once all units have cleared. Route 9N closes at 1:50 p.m. at Dodd Hill and at New Hague Roads. Parking signs will be in all village lots, including Darrin Lot across from the Town Park; the former Lakeshore Garage property on 9N; between Baptist Church and Junipers Shop; east of Wesleyan Church; Community Center; and some spots in Baptist Church and Catholic Church lots. For information, call Cherubini at 543-6463.
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Community participates in benefit held for Liam Scoville By Mauranda Stahl-Sorensen email@example.com
TICONDEROGA Ñ Born Nov. 19 at 32 weeks gestation, Liam Scoville continues his battle with the complications of pulmonary hypoplasia. Lance Messier, First Vice Commander of Squadron 224 Sons of The American Legion, chaired a benefit with community member Lisa Norton that took place May 17. Craig Cassidy donated chicken for the dinner and Andy Belkevich donated a six-hour fishing trip on Eagle Lake. Also taking place was For those wishing to donate to the Scoville a horse shoe family please contact Kelly Savage 524-2497 or tournament and basket raffle. Patrick Scoville 586-6553 Liam was diagnosed with pulmonary hypoplasia, a condition in which the lungs are abnormally small and are unable to allow appropriate blood flow to the body restricting the ability to breath independantly. Along with this condition, cardiac complications are also very common as seen in Scoville. Ò I had to quit my job at the mill,Ó Said Kelly Savage, LiamÕ s mom. Ò I couldnÕ t take a leave that long and Liam needs 24 hour care.Ó After a 33 day stay in the neonatal intensive care unit at Fletcher Allen Hospital, Liam has been home with his family for eight weeks in Ticonderoga. Ò He was born with a dislocated hip,Ó said Savage. Ò We also just found out he has asthma because of his tracheomalacia and with our insurance his inhaler was over $80.Ó Tracheomalacia is a common disorder that is
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Fort Ticonderoga to celebrate Memorial Day with events TICONDEROGA Ñ Join Fort Ticonderoga Memorial Day, May 26, to salute the service of the armed forces of the United States on the very grounds where so many American soldiers fought and sacrificed. Parade into Fort Ticonderoga behind the Fife and Drum Corps during a special program at 11 a.m., and step back in time to meet the soldiers of the American Revolution. Experience all aspects of the life of the Continental Army soldier in 1775, from their weapons to their rations, and learn about what they believed would come from their
sacrifice. A 10 percent general admissions discount will be given to active duty military members with proof of service. Ò See Fort Ticonderoga at the beginning of the American Revolution in 1775; a hive of activity as citizens turned soldiers take up pick and ax, hammer and saw to rebuild this old French Fort from the French and Indian war,Ó said Beth Hill, Fort TiconderogaÕ s President and CEO. Ò All day long watch these new soldiers in the Continental Army ply their civilian trades to help build this military outpost. See horse power
in action as lumber, firewood, and military stores move in and out of Fort Ticonderoga, and hear the report of gunpowder as soldiers test cannon barrels and practice their gunnery.Ó Memorial Day Event Highlights include: 10:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. - In a guided tour, learn how Fort Ticonderoga, known as the Key to the Continent, was an American bulwark for independence. 11 a.m. - Salute to the Soldiers, an hour-long presentation with Fife and Drum music, both patriotic and 18th century tunes. Hear the roar of musketry as Fort Ticonderoga salutes the sacrifice of soldiers who fought both at Ticonderoga and around the world for the United States. Hear the words of the soldiers of the American Revolution as they described their reasons for serving in the birth of this nation. 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Ð Ò Breaking Ground: A Tour of Historic Gardens.Ó From military garrison gardens to a secluded Colonial Revival spectacle of color and light, explore one of the oldest cultivated landscapes in America and learn about the horticulture history of the Ticonderoga peninsula. 2 p.m. – Musket firing demonstration. Witness the skill required to effectively load and fire a musket and learn how keeping calm in the face of danger enabled soldiers to stand their ground in battle. 4 p.m. – “Mount Defiance: Witness to History Tour.” Visit Mount Defiance to get the birds-eye view of the epic military landscape and learn how this beautiful summit shaped the FortÕ s history. Tickets need to be purchased at Fort Ticonderoga for venue. Fort Ticonderoga is open daily from 9:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Visit FortTiconderoga.org for a full list of ongoing programs or call 585-2821. Funding for the 2014 season is provided in part by Amtrak. Visit fortticonderoga.org for information.
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Crammond scholarship to be awarded, deadline of June 9
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and Spic-N-Span Cleaning & Auto Detailing Ribbon Cutting held a ribbon cutting May 5 in celebrating the businesses’ expanded services. Pictured, from left, are Starr Pinkowski (Glens Falls National Bank/TACC Board Member), Missy Tefoe (Spic-N-Span), Jennifer Holman (Spic-N-Span), Marie Gijanto (owner of Spic-N-Span), Pamela Morse (Spic-N-Span), Tyler Woods (Spic-N-Span), Don Gijanto (Spic-N-Span), Gary Carr (Spic-N-Span), Eric Ennenga (Spic-N-Span), Bill Grinnell (Ticonderoga Supervisor) and Matthew Courtright (TACC Executive Director). Spic-N-Span staff members not pictured are James Gregory, Auretta Laribee, Stacy Norton and Tom Hanson.
TICONDEROGA Ñ The LaChute Road Runners Club will again present the Duane Crammond Memorial Scholarship this spring. The $1,000 award will go to a Ticonderoga High School graduate who participated in varsity cross country and/or track & field who attends college full-time. The winner, selected by a scholarship committee, will be a person who reflects the strong academic, athletic and character traits of Crammond. He died in a car accident in 2005 at age 24. Scholarship applications are available at the Ticonderoga High School guidance office, by contacting Matt Karkoski, scholarship chairman, at 585-7206, and online at http://www.lachute.us/misc_PDF/Scholarship.pdf Application deadline is June 9. This year will mark $11,000 in scholarships awarded in CrammondÕ s memory by the LaChute Road Runners Club. Ò Duane was a great runner, but he was so much more,Ó Karkoski said. Ò He set a great example for younger runners through his
work ethic and determination to succeed. Ò WeÕ re pleased we can honor Duane with a scholarship and, at the same time, help someone meet their college goals,Ó he added. Those who wish to donate toward the scholarship can send contributions to Karkoski at 25 Black Point Road, Ticonderoga 12883. Crammond, the valedictorian of the Ti High Class of 1999, was a cross country and track champion in high school. He went on to become an honor student at RPI, where he majored in engineering and was captain of the collegeÕ s cross country team. He was also the leading distance runner on RPIÕ s indoor and outdoor track teams. After graduation from college, Crammond dominated local races. In 2003 he won the Montcalm Mile in Ticonderoga and the Race the Train event in North Creek. He was third in the Whiteface Uphill Run in Wilmington, fourth in the Prospect Mountain Road Race in Lake George and fifth in the Lake George to Bolton Adirondack Distance Run. He capped that season by winning the Adirondack Marathon in Schroon Lake.
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Talent wanted: residency not required
he race to replace Congressman Bill Owens (D-Plattsburgh), the well-liked two-termer who announced his retirement in January, has grown putrid. This isnÕ t the fault of either one candidate or the other, but rather the natural byproduct of our political system and the modern-day political warfare hatched by Lee Atwater and perfected by Karl Rove, the political operative who caused waves last week with the suggestion that Hillary Clinton, the presumptive frontrunner for the 2016 Presidential Election, had suffered brain damage following a 2012 head injury. Just sayinÕ , he later shrugged. But upon being released into the cesspool that constitutes our national dialogue, the facts or the context behind his statements were no longer important: the well had been poisoned, which was the original goal. The race to fill Owens’ seat hasn’t been defined by the critical issues facing the district, but rather around the revolving carousel of cheap talking points that even the dimmest and most feeble minds would probably find transparent. ItÕ s insulting. Perhaps the most insidious is the residency issue that has both sides and their entourages Ñ including the national committees for the two major parties who are now pumping major resources into a crucial race that will help determine which party will control the House Ñ crying foul. We think that candidates donÕ t have to be North Country natives in order to adequately represent the district. You donÕ t have to live here full-time. Elise Stefanik, one of two Republicans seeking to capture the seat, was born in Albany County. After spending her twenties working in a series of unspecified jobs with fancy titles in Washington, she moved to Willsboro in mid-2013 and announced her candidacy. ThatÕ s perfectly okay. Aaron Woolf, the Democratic candidate, has been dogged since the rollout of his candidacy in mid-February that he is a cosmopolitan carpetbagger from New York City who only resides in Elizabethtown seasonally. Whatever. Matt Doheny, a sixth-generation North Country resident, prides himself on being the only candidate in the race who is really, legitimately, truly from here (never mind Green Party candidate Matt Funiciello, who was born in Saratoga Springs and lives in Glens Falls but doesnÕ t wear it on his sleeve) and has used it as a common talking point through his campaign, his third for the seat. Good for him. What are you going to do for the North Country? The relationship between residency, place of birth and job effectiveness are only connected by the most tenuous of strands. We should instead be focusing on more important skills like communication, negotiation and the ability to secure federal funds that can boost the districtÕ s moribund economy. The candidates should be grilled on their ability to propose practical, common sense legislation and avoid the wedge issues that generate the pure emotional responses that derail rational discussion. This is what the voters want. This is what local lawmakers want. This is what the candidates themselves appear to want. The only people who give a toss about the residency issue are the Karl Roves of the world. The demographics for the district are not in our favor: WeÕ re older than the rest of the country. WeÕ re losing more people. WeÕ re sicker, poorer and less educated. Public services and civic institutions that were once thought of as inviolable — schools, fire departments, emergency responders, churches, non-profits — are crumbling into dust. We are dying. So if we’re facing an influx of outsiders — whether they’re seasonal residents, Adirondack admirers or simply folks who want to better the quality of life here and want the district to have a loud voice at the national level Ñ we should listen to what they have to say and push them on where they stand on the issues, not where they sleep at night. Ñ
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We need to find our competitive spirit
e live in a competitive zation for Economic Cooperation world. and Development. The study looks I was brought up at 11 variables that contribute to a to believe competition was good. high quality of life. Those variables Competition made everyone betinclude things like income, educater. When you compete, you are tion, housing, health and life satisalways comparing yourself to othfaction. Making the grade were the ers. You compare not only results following countries: but the path to success. How was 1. Switzerland that accomplished and how might I 2. Norway make changes that would allow me 3. Canada Dan Alexander to achieve similar results. 4. Denmark Thoughts from LetÕ s face it, we all do it every5. Austria Behind the Pressline day. We see what works or what 6. Iceland is popular and then try to emulate 7. Australia those traits. 8. Finland In business, I read, watch and listen to many 9. Mexico other community news organizations to see what 10. Netherlands they are doing, how they are doing it and how I So what has happen to the US of A? Happimight apply those approaches to our company. I ness isnÕ t just about income opportunities and also look at many comparisons of our companyÕ s health, especially when you consider Mexico in performance, looking for various trends, how the top 10, given some of the issues facing that those trends affect the health of the organization country. Yet, itÕ s clear an unhappy state of mind or how a specific trend might be leading us down is keeping this country on the sidelines, while a path we must alter. other nations seek to improve their quality of That competitive approach leads me to look at life. a lot of different details and survey information, We must face the simple fact that when one is always looking for a nugget that might prove to feeling good, happy and at the top of their game be a valuable component in our company culture. they can climb any mountain and conquer any Well, here is a little detail I recently ran across obstacle. But weÕ ve allowed ourselves to become that I found very interesting and compelling. mired in the negatives over the recent past withWhile it affects our company, I believe it has out much focus on the many positives. WeÕ ve far reaching affects on our society as a whole. It forgotten to celebrate and reach for the many opwas the rankings of the happiest countries in the portunities available to us in the US. Our leaders world. Sadly, the United States didnÕ t crack the are not leading us, they are far too busy fighting top 10 list, but our neighbors, Mexico and Canaamong themselves and would rather tear at the da, did make the grade. fabric of the nation instead of seeking solutions The USA used to be in the top 10. But for the to move past the obstacles where we disagree. last four years, weÕ ve failed to measure up. How Surveys like this might be somewhat meaningcan that be? Here we have a nation driven to sucless or they could be the wake up call we need ceed. A country carved out of the wilderness by to pick ourselves up off the canvas and get back self-made adventuring explorers, fearless pio- in the game. Attitude, as they say, is everything neers and successful entrepreneurs. Success is a in life, and as a nation we better come to grips part of our DNA. As a nation weÕ ve always taken with the long term affect this period of unhapthe competitive challenge and never failed to anpiness is having on our ability to compete in the swer the call. world. From education scores, production rankBut as a nation over the last 20 years or so, we ings and other indicators, the US needs to shape seem to have lost our competitive spirit. Have up. We better get our act together soon and show we been spoiled by previous successes? Can it be this world what happiness and quality of life is recent failures are causing the unhappiness, or is all about, for our own good and for the betterit the unhappiness that is causing us to lose our ment of the entire worldÕ s population. A strong, desire to compete? upbeat and competitive America is good for the The good folks from Switzerland are the hapentire world. piest people and most satisfied with their lives Dan Alexander is publisher and CEO of Denton Publicafor the second year in a row, according to the Better Life Index, published annually by the Organi- tions. He may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Letters to the Editor To the Times of Ti: In the Editorial Minimum wage: Where they stand, the Denton Publications Editorial Board paraphrases Moriah Supervisor Thomas Scozzafava as stating that he supported raising the minimum wage Ò here were large numbers of the working poor in the Adirondacks.Ó Ò If you work, in my opinion, you have the right to support yourself and a family.Ó SHEESH!! Since when did it become the duty of American business to provide a living wage for employees simply because they want to work? This is not even Economics 101, but pregrade school economics and common sense 101. Having owned several businesses, I can assure anyone that the purpose of American business is to monetize marketable ideas, not provide jobs. The best businesses are those that require the fewest employees! Job creation is an added benefit of business ideas, not a goal in itself! I guarantee that jobs - and businesses - will be lost in the Adirondacks if the minimum wage is raised, even incrementally. As sad as it is, most barely minimum wage employees are so because they just donÕ t have many marketable skills. In the Adirondacks, this view may not be so obvious, but in California where I live, and in most of the country, there are hordes of uneducated - many of them barely literate - employees demanding that the government take care of them - yes, I use the words Ò take care of them,Ó deliberately - by mandating a high minimum wage. The situation has been totally politicized by the Obama administrationÕ s pandering to its allies, especially the SEIU. Instead of minimum wage-pandering by minimal-intelligence politicians, low marketability persons need help to acquire better work skills through better education. Unfortunately, the dumbing down of the U.S. education system and failure to acknowledge social problems due to overcrowding by the same politicians makes this almost impossible. Schools used to teach the three Ò RÕ sÓ : reading, Ô riting and Ô rithmetic -- marketable skills. Now they teach Ò Free Willie,Ó Ò Save the whales,Ó Ò Sue your employer,Ó and other such feel-good non-marketable nonsense. The irony is that freeing Willie and saving whales requires knowledge of reading, writing and arithmetic - not to mention serious science! To further quote DentonÕ s paraphrasing of Supervisor Scozzafava [who again sticks his foot in his mouth by, Ò highlighting the pay gap between corporate executives and rank-and-file workers.Ó Ò They pay their top people the equivalent of a thousand of their employees or more a year,Ó he said, before interjecting he was Ò not against capitalism.Ó He may not be against Capitalism, but he certainly doesnÕ t understand how it works!
County Continued from page 1 At the meeting, County Attorney Daniel Manning and other officials were quick to point out that the denial was permissible under the saleÕ s terms and conditions. North Hudson Town Supervisor Ronald Moore, no relation to George, pinned his request to an ongoing issue that is common in the North Country: How to grow the economy while simultantiously facing state regulations. Ò Ninety percent of the townÕ s land is owned
Why in fact would any business pay its top executives hundreds of times more salary than rank and file empoyees if they didnÕ t deserve it? ItÕ s called supply and demand. Good CEOÕ s are worth a lot of money. The reason is experience, special skills and, especially, accountability which the rank and file don’t have. When the tax people and lawyers come after the business -and all businesses get sued sooner or later, they go after the CEO, not the employees. Only the naive believe that CEOÕ s never have sleepless nights and happily live only a carefree life of luxury playing golf! If the benefits of a high minimum wage for unskilled employees are so great, why not raise the minimum to, say, $100 an hour? Or, even better, $500 an hour. Denton Publications certainly wouldnÕ t mind such an altruistic wage increase because Ò If you work, [in my opinion,] you have the right to support yourself and a family.Ó All they would need to do is sell a few more newspapers (or hamburgers, gasoline or whatever else for other businesses) to cover their increased costs, as proponents of a high minimum wage want an uninformed populace to believe! I guarantee that Denton Publications would be forced to let employees go if the hypothetical $100 per hour wage increases were not countered by $100 per hour higher productivity recovery by the remaining employees. Not only that, but it will be the less-skilled employees who Ò have the [most?] right to support yourself and a family,Ó who will be replaced by more productive ones! As an employer, Denton Publications should be keenly aware of this and only support minimum wage increases driven by the supply and demand needs of a business Ò not by living wage needs of the business,Ó employees. David Safrany Half Moon Bay, Calif.
Major storms down To the Times of Ti: GoreÕ s ClimateReality programs perpetrate predictions of increasing hurricanes, floods, violent storms, droughts, etc. and blame it on CO2. However, the IPCC reports “low confidence” there has been or will be an increase in hurricanes or droughts, or that humans will contribute to any changes in these events in the foreseeable future! In other words: high confidence there hasn’t been and will not be increases in these events or human contribution to them. It seems strange to make predictions if they are of low confidence - unless they can be used to scare people. Since 1910, the average number of major hurricanes striking the U.S. has been seven per decade. Each of the last five decades since 1960 has been below seven, averaging 5.6; the five previous decades averaged 8.4.
by the state,Ó he told the board. Ò This is critical to our economic welfare. ItÕ s one of the few properties in town that can be developed.Ó Moore said while he did not speak directly with George Moore, nor did he attend the auction or send a representative to directly bid on the property, his sources indicated the latter would not develop the plot, but would rather flip it, something that the supervisor said he felt would not be in the townÕ s best economic interest. George Moore could not be reached for comment by the time this story went to press. If Ron MooreÕ s request winds its way through the legislative process, the full board
ItÕ s similar for tornados. NOAA says Doppler radar, Ò has led to an increase in the number of reported weaker tornadosÉ This can create a misleading appearance of an increasing trend in tornado frequency.Ó NOAAÕ s data show a downward trend for EF3-EF5 tornados. In the 20 years 1954-1974, there were seven years with 70 or more strong tornados; in the 40 years since, only one year exceeded 70. Note that the last 40 years have had the highest temperatures; the previous 20 years ran cooler (recall the ice age scare circa 1970?). These data indicate negative relationship between strong tornados and climatic temperature, and also between strong tornados and atmospheric CO2. Ditto major hurricanes. One example of extreme weather is the blizzard of frightening reports, far more extreme than the underlying science theyÕ re supposedly summarizing. One made a big media splash just in time for April FoolÕ s Day, another in early May. These reports are controlled by political appointees, who far outnumber scientists in the all-night sessions that produce the final wording. Paul Gilchrist Diamond Point
Thankful for school event To the Times of Ti: On May 15, I attended an entertaining and informative presentation by Dan Berggren at the Schroon Lake Central School auditorium. Dan is a well known Adirondack folk singer who lived in Minerva for many years. During his presentation he spoke and sang about his uncle Harry who carried the mail to people living around Minerva 100 years ago. He also sang about the lumberjacks who had the dangerous task of freeing up log jams that developed in the Hudson when trees harvested in the Adirondacks were sent downstream each Spring. Dan played recordings that he had made of family members and other Adirondack folk who recalled many songs written about Adirondack life. One was called Pat Malone and it told the very funny tale of a man who faked his death so his family could collect the life insurance. However, he had second thoughts when the dirt was being shoveled on his coffin. Dan Berggren has played with folk greats in the Adirondacks and around the country. He also has a Facebook site. No doubt he will be appearing once again at the annual Schroon Lake Adirondack folk festival later this summer. The event is free and always features high quality performers. I want to thank the Schroon Lake School High Honor Society for sponsoring this event and Dan Berggren for his life-long dedication to preserving the music of the Adirondack mountains. Pete Winkler Schroon Lake
will vote on it in early-June. Moore, the town supervisor, said while he envisions large-scale development for the property in the future Ñ including possible industrial development, something that is permissible under Adirondack Park Agency regulations because the parcel is located within the hamlet, a land designation that offers the maxium potential for development Ñ for now, he would like to sculpt an area for recreational usage that would capitalize on the townÕ s location as a node for snowmobiling trails that fan out throughout the Adirondacks. Ò IÕ m opposed to the principle of taking it
out of the free market and putting it into the governmentÕ s hands,Ó said Minerva Town Supervisor Stephen McNally. Ò But if this is going to better the community, then I fully support it.Ó No other parcels were pulled on Monday. But upon Schroon Lake Town Supervisor Mike MarnellÕ s request, a lot in his town was set aside, not fully rejected, so that the parties could hash out easement rights for snowmobiling access, the burgeoning industry that advocates say would offer a lifeline to the regionÕ s ailing economy. In total, $146,379.88 in back taxes are owed to the county on the property.
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Ticonderoga Chamber, NCCC to partner on training program TICONDEROGA Ñ The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) is pleased to announce an upcoming Training Program in coordination with North Country Community College, Tedra L. Cobb and Associates and AmeriCorps for the Adirondacks. This training will be available to all Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce members and their employees. Ò Communicating Professionally: Excelling for Your Organization and Customers,Ó is being offered on June 19 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at North Country Community College, Ticonderoga Campus, Room 212. Tedra L. Cobb, president and owner of Tedra L. Cobb and Associates, will lead the seminar. Through personal assessment and analysis, lecture, activities, and discussion, participants will learn how to work in a professional manner and serve their internal and external customers with excellence. Tedra Cobb is known as a powerful presenter
whose approach is interactive, engaging her audience, to create an informal and fun learning environment. Ò We believe people learn best when they are involved in the educational process and can share their ideas, experiences and knowledge,Ó states Tedra. The objectives of this workshop will prepare participants to: Define their internal and external customers and identify their customerÕ s needs and expectations; Identify four communication styles and recognize opportunities for more effective communication in the worksite; Examine and practice professional and business communication behaviors and their role in effectively dealing with difficult people and turning a problem into an opportunity; Name professional in-person, phone, e-mail and social media etiquette behaviors; Identify ways that all members of the organization can work as a team to serve their customers
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with excellence The participants will gain new skills in verbal, nonverbal business communication, professional etiquette and teamwork which can significantly effect their daily activities. Paul J. Meyer, a business and civic leader who devoted himself to motivating people to their fullest potential, is quoted as saying, Ò Communication-the human connection-is the key to personal and career success.Ó Refreshments sponsored by LibbyÕ s Bakery CafŽ Deadline to RSVP and pay registration fee is June 5, 4 p.m. Minimum number of participants required is 15, with maximum of 25. Although the program cost is $60 per person, it will cost businesses or organizations only $20 per person. North Country Community College in cooperation with the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and Tedra Cobb are participating in a State University of New York workforce development program offered through community colleges which funds the balance. This is a unique opportunity to develop and augment skills essential in todayÕ s fast paced, competitive and continually changing workplace. To participate in this reduced cost program, participants must be employed. Each employer must be willing to pay for the participantÕ s time at the training; the employer must provide a check made out to North Country Community College in the amount of $20 by June 5. This check should be mailed to the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce office once you have registered. Each employer must complete a letter on the company letterhead and a brief form that describes why this training will help your company. Will you be able to better serve customers? Improve operations? Go to training closer to your point of service, saving time and money? This letter must be brought with each employee the day of the training. Additional forms per employer will be provided the day of training. Ò We are pleased to continue our partnership with North Country Community College (NCCC) in the delivery of such professional training to our members,Ó said June Curtis, TACC Community Program and Event Coordinator. Ò In the past NCCC has been an outstanding partner with TACC. We hope to continue to grow our partnership as we enhance the services we offer to our members and the Ticonderoga Area business community,Ó To register or for additional information call the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce at 585-6619 or email chamberinfo@ ticonderogany.com.
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Ti elementary student art projects take to the internet TICONDEROGA Ñ Kerry Fingland, Ticonderoga Elementary School Art Teacher, has teamed up with Artsonia, the worldÕ s largest online kidÕ s art museum, to display studentsÕ artwork. Anyone can view the school gallery online atartsonia.com/ schools/Ticonderoga1. Visitors can browse the artwork in the school gallery by grade level or by specific exhibits. Ticonderoga Elementary School students join thousands of students from over 130 countries whose artwork is showcased on Artsonia. Ò This program is a wonderful way to get parents and family members more involved in Art Education,Ó said Fingland. All of ArtsoniaÕ s artwork (20 million and counting) are viewable online and any teacher or parent can create an online art gallery for their child or school. Artsonia provides several online features such as fan clubs and personal guestbooks, as a way for families to encourage the creativity and imaginations of their young artists. In addition, family members can purchase keepsakes imprinted with the childÕ s artwork, with Artsonia donating 20 percent of their annual product revenue back to school art programs.
Tru Gallipo and Ryan Stockmar show one of their drawings that will be online in the Artsonia.com gallery. Photo provided
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Where you can find local produce this summer 2014 Farmer’s market listings By Keith Lobdell
Local farmer’s markets will again be up and running this summer, offering customers fresh produce and creations. Photo by Pete DeMola
NORTH CREEK Ñ With small agriculture and local produce markets flourishing throughout the North Country, Adirondack Harvest has announced the location of region farmerÕ s markets for the 2014 season. In Essex County, markets will be held at the following locations: Elizabethtown: Gina Agoney (293-7877) is the director of the market, held behind the Adirondack History Center on Fridays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from May 16 through Oct. 10. Keene Valley: Held at Marcy Field from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., the market runs on Sundays from June 15 through Oct. 12. For information, contact manager Dick Crawford at 5617167. Keeseville: The market is held at Riverside Park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information, contact manager Jane Desotelle at 5634777.
Lake Placid: The Lake Placid Center for the Arts hosts a farmerÕ s market on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from June 25 through Oct. 8. Call manager Sue Mitchell at 946-7690 for more information. Port Henry: Jackie Viestenz (546-9855) manages the market located at 4623 Main Street on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., starting June 25 and running through Aug. 27. Schroon Lake: The market is held in the Town Hall parking lot Mondays (June 30 through Sept. 1) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call Sue Mitchell at 946-7690 for information. Ticonderoga: June Curtis (585-6619) manages the market that will be held on the southwest corner of Liberty Monument on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. from July 5 through Oct. 11. Willsboro: A market will be held across from JohnnyÕ s Smokehouse Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. starting June 19 through Sept. 4. Contact Linda Therrien at 963-4383 for information. In Franklin County, farmerÕ s markets are held at the following locations:
Paul Smiths: The Paul SmithÕ s College VisitorÕ s Interpretive Center hosts a market from 2 until 5 p.m. on Fridays from June 27 through Sept. 12. Contact Janet Burl at 483-6863 for information. Saranac Lake: The Fusion Market hosts Tuesdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. from May 13 through Sept. 30. For information, call Lou Lesniak at 521-0998. A market is also held ay Riverside Park on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. starting June 7 and running through Oct. 11. Call manager Sue Mitchell at 946-7690 for more information. Tupper Lake: The Wild Center Museum hosts a market under the white tent Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. from June 5 through Sept. 18. Contact Ellen Beberman at 637-6653 for information. In Washington County, Whitehall will host a market in the Village Park from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays from early June through lake October. Call George Armstrong at 449-0209 for information. For more information on local farmerÕ s markets, visit the website adirondackfarmersmarket.com.
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VFW welcomes 5th graders Essex County Historical Society appoints director TICONDEROGA Ñ On Thursday, May 8, the Fifth grade class of Ticonderoga High School arrived at the V.F.W. home, located on the Shore Air Port Road for a lesson of war. Under the guidance of school teachers Mrs. Moore, assistants Mrs. Thorn, and Miss Young, Mr. Fish as chaperon, the following VFW members, main speaker Mr. Thomas Provoncha, with helpers Past Commander Mr. Bernie Meagher, Post Quartermaster Mr. Charles Campney, and past Quarter master Mr. Charles Ò GusherÓ Smith, about 50 boys and girls enjoyed a morning session of entertainment. Mr. Provoncha, an expert on the tools of war kept everyone interested as he described his large assortment of guns, gas masks, shells, grenades, and just about every aspect needed to be an efficient soldier. The boys and girls were deeply interested and learned much about the duties of being a soldier. Then, with the help of Ton, Bernie, and Charlie, each student tried on the equipment, handled the guns and other equipment. Meanwhile, Gusher drew attention to the many ships and pictures and plaques that hung on the post walls. Gusher was quite proud of his ship, a 20,000 ton destroyer, the 696, the English. He showed where he was stationed on that ship, as a second class torpedo man, and a little about his duties and the ships accomplishments. The morning went by quickly and all to soon, the school bus back to take the class to their regular classes. The Post would like to thank the teachers that were present and also Mr. Keith Barber for his part in arranging for the class visits. As a former Fifth grade teacher, he has done this for the past few years and itÕ s a big hit with the students as they are getting war experience from men who have been there. Mr. Smith is a veteran of WWII, Mr. Meagher is a veteran from the Korean War, Mr. Provoncha is from the Vietnam War, and Mr. Campney is from the Iraqi War. These men cover a long history of conflict. On another note, the Post has a beautiful camping spot on the high ground above their home and we invite scouting groups to use it. There are three lee-too a large flag pole on site, thanks to Scout Troop 72 of Ticonderoga. They are really nice. The weekend of May 10, Miss Corene Woods and her Cub Scout pack no. 72 are spending some time there. Bet they had a great time. For more information please call Mr. Provoncha at 585-7869 or VFW Post 146 at phone no. 585-6350 or Commander of our post, Mr. Harry Treadway at 585-7869 or VFW post 146 at phone no. 585-9282 for a recording.
ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ Ticonderoga resident Diane OÕ Connor has joined the Essex County Historical Society as a director. She replaces Margaret Gibbs, who led the organization for more than 14 years and recently joined Lakes to Locks Passage as Heritage Program Director. OÕ Connor brings to her new position more than 20 years of experience in nonprofit management for diverse organiza-
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Ticonderoga High School announced its students of the month for March/April. With Principal Paul Berkheimer are junior Tia Stark, senior Martin Glazer and freshman Alexandria Harvey. Sophomore Colvin Chapman is not pictured. Photo provided
OBITUARIES DORIS LOUISE FINN
January 1, 1927-May 13, 2014 Ticonderoga Doris Louise Finn, 87, of Ticonderoga, NY, formerly of Teaneck, NJ passed away on May 13, 2014 in the comfort of her home with her family by her side. Doris was born in Jersey City, New Jersey to Emile and Louisa Cuny on January 1, 1927. Doris is preceded in death by her loving husband Thomas Finn and dear brother, Elmer Cuny. She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by her
daughters, Patricia Cannon (David) and Kathleen Liddell (Richard), adoring grandchildren Garret T. Vincentz and Kaelyn Brennan (Jon). A special thanks to her caregivers, Theresa Abare, Carole Ryan and Pam Grogan who helped to make Doris's wish to remain in her own home a reality. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Harland Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held in Paramus, NJ.
IDA LOUISE HARTLEY OCTOBER 15, 1922-MAY 14, 2014 Proctor of Pomfret, MD, TrIda Louise Hartley, age 91, of isha Brooks of Clermont, FL, Venice, FL, died on May 14, Dr. JoyRose Hartley Sheets of 2014. She was born in ElFernley, NV, Lisa Mattison wood Park, FL on October of Randleman, NC, Daniel 15, 1922 to William and AlleMattison of Ticonderoga, gra (Kilpatrick) O'Brien. She NY; and 8 great grandchilmoved to Nokomis from dren. She was preceded in Ticonderoga, NY in 1980. Ida was a homemaker and a death by her husband Carl in 1995. member of the Venice Visitation will be at Farley Nokomis United Methodist Church. Funeral Home on Monday, Surviving family members May 19th from 6-8 PM. Fuinclude her sons Carl Hartley neral services will be at the of Ticonderoga and David funeral home on Tuesday, Hartley of LaPlata, MD; May 20th at 1 PM with burial daughter Kathy Daniel of to follow at Venice Memorial Clermont, FL; sister Willie Gardens. Santore of Venice; grandchilTo send condolences please dren Christopher S. Hartley visit www.farleyfuneralof Ticonderoga, NY, Yvonne home.com.
PUTNAM Ñ The Putnam Schoolhouse Number 1 Historical Museum will open for the first time this season on June 1, from Noon to 5 p.m. The museum is a replica of a nineteenth century one-room schoolhouse and is housed in an actual former district school building. It is located next door to the Putnam United Presbyterian Church on the Lower Road at 365 County Route 2, in the Town of Putnam. The displays in the schoolhouse include photographs of old Putnam, revolving displays of historical interest and historical and genealogical reference materials as well. As a number of old schoolbooks and educational materials. The schoolhouse plans will be open to the public from Noon to 5 p.m. each week of the summer months and may also be seen by appointment with the Curator, the Rev. C. Irving Cummings by phone 547-8345 or email at email@example.com. There is no admission charge. The Putnam Schoolhouse Number 1 Historical Museum is owned and operated by the Putnam United Historical Museum is owned and operated by the Putnam United Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Patricia Davies, pastor. For information, please contact the Rev. Irving Cummings at 547-8345 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Susan Barber has been named business unit manager of ﬁnishing, at International Paper ‘s Ticonderoga Mill. Barber has assumed overall leadership responsibility for the mill’s Finishing Department and is a member of the mill lead team. Barber holds a BS in Accounting from the State University of New York. She began her career with International Paper at the Ticonderoga mill in 1996 as a business analyst and most recently was the controller at International Paper’s Eastover mill in South Carolina. Photo provided
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CP Memorial Day Continued from page 1 Memorial Day Committee Chairperson Jodi Gibbs said. ÒT his year’s theme is in recognition of the sacrifices our firemen and EMS personnel make on a daily basis to serve others. We are very appreciative of their caring service and dedication.Ó Along with the theme, Gibbs said the The AE Phelps Fire and Rescue Department will serve as Grand Marshal for the annual parade, stepping off at 2 p.m. Memorial Day. Events begin Sunday, May 25, with an ecumenical service at the bandstand in VeteranÕ s Park at 11 a.m. The park opens with rides, concessions and vendors at noon, with entertainment from Loose Connection on the main stage from 2 until 4 p.m.; Penelope the Clown from 4 to 8 p.m.; and North Country Travelers on the main stage from 6 to 9 p.m. There will also be a fireworks show at dusk located at Crown Point Central School. On Memorial Day, the park will open for rides, concessions and vendors at noon, along with entertainment from Penelope the Clown. The parade begins at 2 p.m., making its way along Main Street. Entertainment continues on the main stage with the group White Hot Monkey Love from 4 to 6 p.m.
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www.timesofti.com A solemn cemetery Tour will be held Memorial Day morning, with members of the Crown Point Central School Chorus and Boys Scouts Troop 70 helping to honor those who lay in rest at local cemeteries. The tour will start at the Sacred Heart of Jesus at 9 a.m. with the Pledge of Allegiance by Troop 70, invocation by Father Kevin McEwan, a choral selection, honor roll call and Taps. The tour will next stop at the Congregational Church at 9:15 a.m. with Pledge of Allegiance, prayer by Rev. David Hirtle, choral selection, honor roll call and Taps. At the Ironville Cemetery at 9:45 a.m., the Pledge of Allegiance will be followed by a choral selection and reading of the Gettysburg address along with honor roll call and the playing of Taps. The tour will next go to the White Church Cemetery at 10:15 a.m. with Pledge of Allegiance, choral selection, speaker Joan Hundson, laying of flowers, honor roll call and playing of Taps. Ceremonies will be held at the Fairview Cemetery at 10:45 a.m. with Pledge of Allegiance, prayer by Rev. Gregg L. Trask, choral selection, honor roll call and playing of Taps. There will be a bridge flotilla at the Putnam Creek Bridge at 11 a.m. with Pledge of Allegiance, choral selection, wreath ceremony with Deanna Joiner, honor roll call and the playing of Taps. The tour will next stop at the Forestdale Cemetery at 11:30 a.m. with Pledge of Allegiance, prayer by Hirtle, choral selection, honor roll call and Taps. The tour will conclude with Pledge of Allegiance, choral selection, speakers Charles Harrington and Kama Lee Ingleston, presentation of Colors by the Boys Scouts, honor roll call and Taps at the VeteranÕ s Monument in the Park at noon.
May 24, 2014
Boat launch renovations part of opening of town park By Keith Lobdell
email@example.com CROWN POINT Ñ The dock at the Crown Point Campsite has been renovated to allow for more ammenities at its 20 docking sites. As the park has opened for the 2014 season, it has a new boat docking facility that will accomodate as many boats as before but with more options. Ò Each boat space has water and electricity,Ó Supervisor Charles Harrington said. Ò We were able to get a New York State Water Fund Improvement Grant and took advantage of that.Ó Harrington said the funding became available in part because the town had to take care of a situation created when the town sewer system was being worked on. Ò There was a retaining wall that was cut, collapsed and became a severe liability,Ó Harrington said. Harrington said the boat docking area is safe and the town is hoping to add more slips in the future. Ò We are looking to qualify for another grant for waterfront improvements,Ó he said. Currently, the town campsite has 43 sites, seven of which are open. Ò We always get pretty close to full,Ó Harrington said. Ò We have a couple sites that stay open for travelers and a couple site for tenters. Overall, we have a tight group of campers here at the park.Ó For more information, contact the Crown Point town hall at 597-3035.
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Marathon running takes David Bruce to Civil War battleground
VICKSBURG, Mo. Ñ David V. Bruce, former native of Port Henry, has now completed in 30 different states and is working toward his goal of becoming a member of Ò The 50 States Marathon Club.Ó Bruce said he recently ran the Mississippi Blues Marathon in Jackson, Mo. which was close to the National Battlefield of Vicksburg. As Bruce explained participating in marathon events is more than running, much more. You have the opportunity to travel throughout the country, visit places and cities you would not normally go to and meet some of the most interesting people in the world. This caused him to reflect on this year’s Memorial Day and remembering the Civil War. This war was a transitional war. It was said to be the last of the Ò old fashion warÓ in which men charged in mass formation with generals out in front. He said based on his readings and research, the Yanks and the Rebs often had friendly get together between battles to talk, sing, drink and gamble. It perhaps also could be said was the first of the modern wars by the use of railroads, revolvers, rifled artillery, reporters from newspapers as well as artist and cameramen. It was the largest war fought on this continent. The American Revolution had less than half a million participants but over the period from 1861 through 1865 there were over two million Northerners which included the 118th Adirondack Regiment and about one million Southerners fighting. Prior to the Civil War, many felt both in the North and South that the states could withdraw from the Union if they did not like the action of the federal system. They were wrong; the Civil War established the national authority. This is one area that sometimes is overlooked as we view the vision of President Lincoln. In BruceÕ s visit to Vicksburg, he said he did not appreciate how important Vicksburg was to the success or failure of the respective sides. Vicksburg was
known as Ò The Gibraltar of the MississippiÓ because it was located on major curve in the river high above the bottom land which controlled the flow of goods and services of the mid-west to the gulf. Lincoln said it was a key to winning the war and it was also the battle and established Ulysses S. Grant as the new commander of the Union forces. As a side bar, Grant later went onto write his memories in a cabin just outside of Saratoga Springs highlights what was done in Vicksburg. The area where the battle took place was like trying to work your way up Chilson Hill through the woods with some real good sharp shooters taken aim at you. It was tough. The Union could not take it, so they established a prolong siege that last 47 days. Finally, Lt. General John Pemberton surrendered on July 4, 1863 with more than 37,000 soldiers on both sides as well as women and children had died or were wounded. The Vicksburg National Cemetery, which is extremely well maintained, is the second largest National Cemetery in the U.S. embracing 116 acres with 17,000 Union soldiers interned. Bruce said this was
viewed as such a place of honor. But when he traveled across town, it was a different matter. The sign said, Ò Soldiers Rest C.S.A. Cemetery,Ó which showed limited recourses had been employed and begged
the question, why. Over this period of four years, 618,000 men from the North and South died in the Civil War conflict from all causes. It ended slavery. It is still true today that we declare war or fight to solve problems. It does not appear we have made much progress in this area. Bruce worked for the Cornell UniversityÕ s Extension System, spending many years in the field of Community Development with leaders in government, business, Native Americans and education. He said a democracy is at best difficult to manage but it is by far the best system we presently have before us. It appears at this time and space; however, we lack compassion and the desire to seek greater understanding. The economics that drive the train appears to be consumed with winning. Maybe, we are active participants. There must be a better way and there is; we just have not worked hard enough to find it. -Submitted by David Bruce
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Veverka earns Glens Falls Community Theatre scholarships GLENS FALLS Ñ The Glens Falls Community Theatre awarded $2,500 in scholarships to three area high school students who are attending college and will pursue a degree in music, music education, theater, dance or technical theater. Mark Collier, chairman of the Scholarship Committee, presented two $1,000 scholarships to area high school students who are vocalists. They are: Delaney Silvernell, a high school junior, who plans to graduate early from Queensbury High School in June and will attend Berklee College of Music in the fall to study Professional Music with a concentration in Vocal Performance; and Kelly Meehan, who plans to graduate from
Schuylerville High School in June and will attend Ithaca College in the fall to study Vocal Performance and Music Education. The $500 Stan Gericke Scholarship was awarded to Abigail Veverka, who received the scholarship for her instrumental audition. She plans to graduate from Schroon Lake Central School in June and attend Nazareth College in the fall to study Music Therapy. The Glens Falls Community Theatre has donated more than $100,000 in scholarships to talented area students over the past 79 years. Students in 24 school districts in Warren, Washington, and Northern Saratoga Counties were invited to apply for the Glens Falls Com-
munity Theatre scholarships. To apply, applicants needed to be area high school graduates who have been accepted by a four-year college or university and will be pursuing a degree in music, music education, theater, dance or technical theater. Each applicant was required to audition for, and be interviewed by, a panel of judges. Auditions could be a vocal or instrumental solo, a dance performance, a brief dramatic excerpt, reading or monologue. Students receive their scholarships after they have completed their first semester of college. Paul E. Bergan and Edgar S. Pitkin founded the Glens Falls Community Theatre originally known as the Glens Falls Operetta Club in 1935.
Local voice hits national stage Travis Stone the new caller of Monmouth
By Mauranda Stahl-Sorensen firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHROON LAKE Ñ T ravis Stone 30 year old Adirondack native will be taking on a new role as the announcer at Monmouth Park raceway in Oceanport, New Jersey. Stone is the son of Greg and
Christine Stone and a graduate of Schroon Lake Central School class of 2002. ÒL iving an hour north of Saratoga, my dad was always a fan of horse racing.Ó Said Stone. ÒA s a kid I used to use my toys to play races and announce, I announced everything. I even wrote a letter to Tom Durkin asking him what courses to take in college to become a race announcer. The unbelievable part is, he wrote me back.Ó Stone graduated a semester
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early from the State University of New York at Oneonta, also attending the Missouri Auction School where he further developed his vocal expression. In 2006 he signed on with Lousiana Downs where he has spent the last eight years. Stone will be replacing announcer Larry Collmus, MonmouthsÕ s 20 year veteren announcer. ÒW e are excited to have Travis join the Monmouth Park team.Ó Said Ben Kulina president of Darby Developement the operators of Monmouth. ÒH eÕ s a talented race caller with passion and intelligence for the game. He will fit in perfectly with Monmouth, and we look forward to his exciting race calls this summer and for many years to come.Ó
American Legion Post 982 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 362 held their monthly meeting at the Schroon town ahll recently. From left are Don Sage, VFW adjutant; Rhett Bessey, VFW vice commander; Dave Moffat, VFW and American Legion chaplain; Peter Johnson, American Legion commander, David Insull, William Taylor, Chuck Glinsman and Terry Johnson, American Legion adjutant.
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Moriah town, school look for more ways to team up, please Gov. By Keith Lobdell
email@example.com MORIAH Ñ It doesnÕ t matter what you have done in the past, Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants more when it comes to municipalities working together. The Town of Moriah is working with the Moriah Central School District to appease the stateÕ s chief administrator. Ò There are things that we have done over the past couple of years and there is more we can do that can be a savings to the school and to the town, which means a savings for the taxpayers,Ó Supervisor Tom Scozzafava said. Ò If we can work together, then we can see the state rebate. The town, village and school all came in under the cap this year and next year we have to show a savings through shared services which we can do.Ó Ò We do share equipment with each other which prevents us from going out and having to buy the same piece of equipment the other may already have,Ó Superintendent Bill Larrow said. Ò I donÕ t think there is a time when we are doing something that we do not think of each other.Ó Scozzafava and Larrow both said while they hope to meet CuomoÕ s plan for a pro-
posed tax rebate in the next tax cycle, they still do not know all of the details. Ò We do not have enough information right now,Ó Scozzafava said. Ò The question we have is how much is that rebate going to be. We want to have everything in place, though.Ó “I looked for any specific information after the last time I met with Tom and I couldn’t find any,” Larrow added. Currently, the two entities share several services. The town provides police staffing at all Moriah varsity football games played at Linney Field for a flat rate of $50 per game. Ò They used to pay an hourly salary for police at the games,Ó Scozzafava said. Ò Steve (Stahl, Police Chief) builds the schedule around the football games so there is coverage. It saves the school from paying extra money for security.Ó The town and school have also combined on a playground grant through the Creating Healthy Places program, with the town purchasing equipment through the grant and the school providing the property. Ò The school owns the property in Grover Hills while the town has the basketball courts,Ó Scozzafava said. Ò This is a joint effort to put this park in.Ó
The town also helps the school with snow plowing and salting services. Ò We were both buying salt and since the school was buying less, they were paying a higher price,Ó Scozzafava said. Ò Now, we have that together for a bulk price.Ó The school is also purchasing new water meters which the town will install along with sharing any surplus equipment. Ò The current driverÕ s education car is our old police car,Ó Scozzafava said. Ò ItÕ s little things as well that can save both of us money.Ó Larrow said the two also do a lot to support each other with the local youth commission. Ò We host a lot of the town youth programs and maintain the fields,” Larrow said. Ò We talk about quite a few things and how we can help each other.Ó Scozzafava said he feels there is a more open line of communication between the two entities. Ò The school and the town has never had the relationship that we have now,Ó he said. Ò With Bill, it has been more than just a school. It has been a community center and the building is being used by all of the taxpayers.Ó
Members of the 2014 Moriah Central School Prom court included, top from left; king Paul Hanson, queen Sarah Burbank, princess Kayla Curran, prince Christopher Clarke; bottom from left, lord Troy Welch, lady Kasey Klingenberg, duchess Blake Bigelow and duke Christian Harris. Photo provided
In Loving Memory of
Bill Endres 5/1/1947 ~ 5/21/2009
Cheney Mt. trail excursion part of National Trails Day events
We little knew that morning, God was going to call your name. In life we loved you dearly. In death we do the same. It broke our hearts to lose you, You didn’t go alone. For parts of us went with you, The day God called you home. You left us beautiful memories, Your love is still our guide, And though we cannot see you, You’re always by our side. Our family chain is broken And nothing seems the same, But as God calls us one by one The chain will link again.
Love Mary, Amanda & Family, Will & Family, and Jesse & Family
MORIAH Ñ E mily Boedecker, the Executive Director of Local Motion, will be the featured speaker at the Celebrate Champlain Area Trails (CATS) Event on Saturday afternoon, June 7 in Essex. This annual event takes place on National Trails Day to celebrate progress in making trails that increase enjoyment of the outdoors and enhance the local economy.
ÒW e are pleased that Emily will speak at our event,Ó said Chris Maron, CATS executive director. ÒL ocal Motion is a Vermont-based organization that shares our mission of creating trails that link communities, connect people with nature, and promote economic vitality. It will be great to hear what they are doing and see how we can all increase out-
door recreation opportunities around the lake.Ó There are two local hikes scheduled for National Trails Day: At 8:45 a.m., the Moriah Chamber of Commerce and CATS will hold the third annual Mineville IronOre Hike at the popular Cheney Mountain Trail located on Pelfershire Road, 1.5 mi east of Route
22/9N. A patch is available for $5. At 12:30 p.m., CATS will have its first public hike at the Ancient Oaks Trail on Essex Road (Rt. 22), 2.2 miles north of the Essex Ferry. The hike is free. To attend, register online at champlainareatrails.com or through CATS, P.O. Box 193, Westport, N.Y. 12993.
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Week in sports
Hebert, Snyder claim titles, records at Eddy track meet Boys track and field
Eddy Meet Jay Hebert repeated as the 100 hurdles champion at the 74th Annual Eddy Track and Field Meet in Schenectady May 17, completing the sprint in a time of 14.24 seconds. The Ticonderoga relay team of Marcus Moser, Hebert, Skyler Gilbert and Coleman Granger finished ninth in preliminary rounds, just missing the finals. Arto Nadeau of EKMW finished 18th in the 100 sprint, while finishing 24th in the 200. Beekmantown 97, EKMW 41 Arto Nadeau scored a win in the 200 in a time of 24.5 as the Emus fell to Beekmantown May 15. Jonathan Gay added a win in the 800 with a time of 2:06.8. Ticonderoga 83, Northeastern Clinton 34 Jay Hebert scored victories in the 110 hurdles with a time of 14.6 seconds and the 200 (22.8) as the Sentinels scored a win over Northeastern Clinton May 14. Justyn Granger had wins in the long (16-11) and triple jumps. Marcus Moser scored a win in the 100 (11.9), along with Kody Parrott in the 400 (57.9), Skyler Gilbert in the 400 hurdles (1:06.7), Coleman Granger in the high jump (5-0), Chase Dixon in the shot put (33-0.75) and Keegan Tierney in the discus (102-2.5). Ticonderoga 76, EKMW 52 Jay Hebert scored four wins for the Sentinels in a matchup against the Emus May 13. Hebert scored wins in the 110 hurdles (14.6) and 200 (22.5) while joining teammates for wins in the 400 and 1,600 relays. Shawn Sillman scored a win in the 400 hurdles (58.6) along with teammates Justyn Granger in the long jump (33-4), Chase Dixon in the shot put (35-0.5) and Keegan Tierney in the discus (106-8.5). For the Emus, Arto Nadeau scored wins in the 100 (11.3) and 400 (53.1), while Nicholas Manfred scored a win in the triple jump (33-4).
Girls track and field
Eddy Meet Haile Snyder bested a Section VII record by almost a full second for EKMW at the 74th Annual Eddy Track and Field Meet in Schenectady May 17, completing the 400 in a time of 55.59. The old mark was 56.9. Snyder also finished second in the 200 with a time of 25.39. Sara Snyder finished 17th in the 800 with a time of 2:33.61 for the Lady Emus. Beekmantown 103, EKMW 29 Haile Snyder and Morgan Meachem each scored wins against Beekmantown May 15. Snyder won the 400 with a time of 56.9, while Meachem won the 400 hurdles in 1:17.1. EKMW 72, Ticonderoga 56 Haile Snyder scored wins in the 100 (12.4), 400 (56.5), 200 (26.0) and long jump (15-3) to help lead the Lady Emus past the Lady Sentinels May 13. Sara Snyder scored wins in the 1,600 (5:43.9) and 800 (2:44.5), while Jordan Speshock scored a win in the triple jump (29-0.5). For the Sentinels, Lillith Ida scored a win in the 100 hurdles (18.4) and high jump (4-6), with Naomi Forkas scoring a win in the 3,200 (12:01.9).
Crown Point 13, Johnsburg 7 The Panthers scored in each of the first four innings and then held on to defeat the Jaguars May 16. Rob Macey had 10 strikeouts on the mound in four innings of work, while Sam Millington closed out the win. Kolby Pertak and Joe Foote each coupled a double with a home run, while Jaice Spring, Macey, Millington and Brendan Crowningshield
Haile Snyder Photo by Nancy Frasier
Photo by Nancy Frasier
each had a double. For the Jaguars, Nate Prouty and Jimmy Morris each had a pair of hits in the loss.
Mara Vradenburg had a pair of triples as part of the three-hit performance, while Hunter Spaulding had a pair of doubles and a single. Brittany Foote added a pair of doubles, while Amanda Wolf and Morgan Macey each had two singles. Elizabeth Ordway took the loss on the mound for the Jaguars, pitching the complete game.
Crown Point 14, Wells 1 Joe Foote scattered three hits over seven innings of work as the Panthers defeated Wells May 15. Foote finished with 14 strikeouts in the game and no-hit Wells through five innings. Judd Debronbander connected for a triple as one of two hits, while Brendan Crowningshield and Jaice Spring each had a pair of singles. Foote and Kolby Pertak connected at the plate for doubles. Schroon Lake 7, Indian Lake/Long Lake 2 Eric Paradis scattered three hits over seven innings in defeating the Orange May 14. Paradis had nine strikeouts, while scoring a run at the dish. Jordan DeZalia added a double for the Wildcats. Henry Sandiford threw a complete game for the Orange, allowing only six hits. Ticonderoga 11, Northeastern Clinton 3 Jarryn Granger pitched four-plus innings of scoreless relief as the Sentinels earned a victory over Northeastern Clinton May 14. Ryan Trudeau hit a double for the Sentinels, who had nine team hits in the game. Moriah 11, Keene 4 The Vikings scored six runs in the top of the first and five more in the fourth on their way to a victory May 14. Jordan Greenough and Billy Larrow each hit doubles for the Vikings, while Austin McKiernan had two hits at the plate and limited Keene bats to six hits over seven innings. Ticonderoga 3, Peru 1 Ryan Trudeau fanned eight Peru batters and surrendered a lone run in the third as the Sentinels scored a win May 13. Mark Donohue paced the offense with three of the teamsĂ• eight hits, all singles. Trudeau also did not allow an extra-base hit. Lake Placid 3, Moriah 1 Tom Rancour was perfect at the plate, going 3-3 in a loss to Lake Placid May 13. Chris Clarke went the distance on the mound for the Vikings, allowing only four hits. Crown Point 16, Westport 10 The Panthers made quick work of a game that was on pause for almost three weeks, scoring six runs in the top of the tenth - their first at bats since the game was delayed by darkness - in defeating longtime diamond rival Westport. Kolby Pertak paced the Panthers offense with a trio of doubles, while Brendan Crowningshield also hit a double. Jaice Spring, Sam Millington, Noah Macey and eventual winning pitcher Joe Foote combined to strike out 18 batters.
Crown Point 19, Johnsburg 4 Maria Malone retired the first 18 batters faced and struck out 10 as the Lady Panthers defeated the Lady Jaguars May 16.
Ticonderoga 6, Northeastern Clinton 0 Hannah Ross kept the Northeastern Clinton bats off the scoreboard May 14 in both the run and hit columns. Ross struck out 10 batters and allowed only one walk in a complete game, no hit performance for the Lady Sentinels. Lexi Moore and Haleigh Wright each had two hits, while Sadie Hamel and Carly Campney each recorded doubles. Schroon Lake 24, Johnsburg 10 The Lady Wildcats scored 12 runs in the first inning, enough alone to score the win over the Lady Jaguars May 14. Julianna Finnerty supported her pitcher, Kiana Fiore, early in the game as the catcher connected for a grand slam in the first inning of play. Abby Veverka and Katie Botterbush each had five hits. Veverka and Desiree Lanoue added doubles. Makayla Denno had a double for the Jaguars. Ticonderoga 7, Moriah 2 The Lady Sentinels scored four runs in their final two plate appearances in defeating the Lady Vikings May 13. Kylie Austin recorded nine strikeouts in going the distance for the win on the mound for the Vikings, scattering seven hits. Nicole Fuller paced the 13-hit offense with three markers, while Haleigh Wright and Savannah Bezon each had two. Carly Campney had the lone extra-base hit of the night, a double, for Ti. Lauren Brace had a double in the loss for the Vikings.
Ticonderoga 4, Beekmantown 2 Zeshan Afzal shot a team low 46 in recording a stroke play victory for the Sentinels May 16. Duncan Bain (63), Connor Lawrie (54) and Griffin Hughes (forfeit) also won their matches. Schroon Lake 3.5, Willsboro 2.5 Tanner Stone (2-up), TJ Garcia (3-and-2) and Levi Williams (4and-2) all won matches as the Wildcats scored a team win over Willsboro May 14. Nathan Peace earned a half-point with a draw after nine holes of play. Seton Catholic 3, Moriah 3 (Seton Catholic won by five strokes in tiebreaker) Joey Stahl shot an even-par 35 for the Vikings at the Moriah Golf Course May 14 to win his match, but the Vikings were unable to win the tiebreaker, falling by five total team strokes. Dylan Scozzafava (42) and Ryan Munson (54) also scored wins, while Brandon Hammond (44) fell by one stroke in his pairing. Saranac Lake 6, Ticonderoga 0 Zeshan Afzal and Jacob Young fired matching rounds of 47 for the Sentinels May 14 but were unable to overcome the hot sticks of the Saranac Lake Red Storm. Moriah 5, Beekmantown 1 Joey Stahl scored a 38 on his home course to help lead the Vikings over Beekmantown May 13. Dylan Scozzafava (40), Kyle Wilson (46), Brandon Hammond (44) and John Brassard (50) also scored wins, while Nick Rotella fired a round of 45 in a one-stroke loss. Elizabethtown-Lewis 6, Crown Point 0 Noah Macey shot a 45 for the Panthers, who were unable to score a point against Elizabethtown-Lewis in match play May 13. Tyler St. Pierre had the closest match, falling on the final hole, while Riley Thomas dropped a 2-and-1 match.
May 24, 2014
Ongoing: CROWN POINT — The Champlain Valley Flyers Club meets every Thursday evening, weather permitting, from 4 p.m. until dusk at 593 Bridge Road (Route 185) in Crown Point. For information call 802-758-2578. CROWN POINT — The Crown Point Food Pantry at the Crown Point Methodist Church on Creek Road is open Thursdays 9 to 11 a.m. CROWN POINT — The Knapp Senior Center in Crown Point is open every Wednesday and Thursday 3 to 6 p.m. Dinner will be served at 4 p.m. Senior Center is located at the Methodist Church on Creek Road. Call Tatum with any questions at 597-4491. CROWN POINT — The Crown Point Fire District Board of Commissioners will meet the second Wednesday of each month at the AE Phelps fire station in Crown Point at 6:30 p.m. HAGUE — Holistic stress management featuring T’ai Chi and Qigong, Wednesdays at the Hague Community Building, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. For more information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 543-6605. HAGUE — Hague Fish & Game Club meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. MORIAH — The Moriah Senior Citizens Club meets on the first Monday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Port Henry Train Station. MORIAH — Moriah Arts and Crafts Group on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Port Henry Train Station. Stay for a noon time meal sponsored by the Essex County Nutrition Program (reservations are required by calling 546-7941 the day before). MORIAH — The Holy Cow Thrift Corner, located next door to the Moriah Fire Department on Tarbell Hill Road,Moriah, is open every Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. All proceeds benefit the Moriah Methodist Church. Donations welcome. Call 546-7409 or 546-7121 for additional information. PORT HENRY — The Port Henry Knights of Columbus hold bingo every Monday at 7 p.m. SCHROON — The Schroon Lake Library knitting group will meet every Thursday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. during the winter months. The library has an assortment of needles for members to borrow for their knitting projects. For further information contact the library at 532-7737 ext. 13. SCHROON — TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Group meets at the Schroon Lake Senior Center across from TOPS Market on Tuesdays 6 to 7 p.m. For more information, contact Claudia at 494-8081. SCHROON — The Mountainside Share Shop is open Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donations of clean, gently worn clothing may be left at any time in the green drop box outside the building. For more information call 532-7128. Mountainside is located four miles south of Schroon Lake Village. SILVER BAY — The Northern Lake George Rotary Club is a service club that meets at Silver Bay YMCA of the Adirondacks at 7:30 a.m. every Tuesday. Contact Diane Dickson at 543-8051 for more information. TICONDEROGA -— ACBL Duplicate Bridge, Mondays and Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. For more information call 585-3322. TICONDEROGA — The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group will hold a monthly support group for caregivers at Inter-Lakes Health, Ethan Allen Library, the second Tuesday of every month at 4 p.m. Call 564-3370. TICONDEROGA — The Adirondack Trailriders meet the second Wednesday of each month, year-round, at 7 p.m. at the Ticonderoga Fish & Game Club. TICONDEROGA — Support group for people with family members who have addictions. Meetings in the library at the Heritage Commons nursing home, every Monday at 6:30 p.m. TICONDEROGA — Celebrate Recovery meetings are every Wednesday 6:30 - 8 p.m. in the board room at Moses Ludington Hospital. Open to the public. For more information call Vince at 429-9173. TICONDEROGA — Champlain Valley Chorale rehearsals will be held each Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the First United Methodist Church, 1045 Wicker St., Ticonderoga. For further information, contact Bob Elling at 585-2173. TICONDEROGA — American Legion Post #224 will hold its monthly meeting the second Thursday of every month. TICONDEROGA — Bingo, Ticonderoga fire house, 6:45 p.m., every Thursday. Doors open at 5 p.m. TICONDEROGA — FOE #4410 meets the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 103 Montcalm St., Ticonderoga (Upstairs). TICONDEROGA — The Ti Area Seniors meet the third Wednesday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Armory. TICONDEROGA — Cornerstone Alliance Church has formed a youth group for people ages 10-17. The group will meet in Tuesdays 6-8 p.m. For information call 585-6391. TICONDEROGA — Osteoporosis exercise classes are held weekly at Ticonderoga Armory senior center on Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. Classes are free. Interested people can contact RSVP at 546-3565 or email RSVP at RSVP@Logical.net. TICONDEROGA — Cornerstone Alliance Church in Ticonderoga youth group will meet weekly on Sunday nights at 6 p.m. The program is open to students ages 1018 years of age. Call the church office for more information @ 585-6391.
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TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Assembly of God Church will host a coffeehouse the third Sunday of each month at 6:30 p.m. There is free admission. TICONDEROGA — Free arthritis exercises, Inter-Lakes Health cafeteria, first and third Monday of each month, 2 to 3 p.m. For more information contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex County at 962-4810 or e-mail Mary mba32@cornell. edu TICONDEROGA — Free arthritis exercises, Ticonderoga Senior Center, second and fourth Wednesday each month, 10 to 11 a.m. For more information contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex County at 962-4810 or e-mail Mary mba32@ cornell.edu TICONDEROGA — The Essex County Leathernecks, Marine Corps League, Det. 791, meets the first Thursday of the month at the Ticonderoga American Legion Post at 6 p.m. All active Marines and Marine veterans are invited to attend. TICONDEROGA — The Black Watch Memorial Library will host a tai chi program Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. There are sessions weekly and the charge is $10 a person a session. First lesson is free. TICONDEROGA — The Black Watch Memorial Library will host a free genealogy program Saturdays at 12:30 p.m. The program is free and open to the public. TICONDEROGA — May 24 - October 13 The King’s Garden is Open for the Season tour.
Events: Friday, May 23
PORT HENRY — The Sherman Free Library will have a Moriah Central High School student available on Wednesdays and Thursdays after 2:30 p.m. to help with computer help beginning on April 23 until May 28. For further information, call the library at 546-7461. WHITEHALL — Skene Manor is hosting it’s first Special Monthly Dinner of 2014 at 5:30 p.m. There will be a social hour followed by a roast beef dinner. For more information call 499-1906. Reservations are best. The cost is $30 donation per person. Skene Manor is a non-profit organization. TICONDEROGA — The Adirondack Stamp Club will hold its regular monthly meeting at Noon at Emerald’s Restaurant. Discussion this time will be about an important July 11. For more information or to make a reservation, contact Stan Burdick at 585-7015.
Saturday, May 31
TICONDEROGA — The Black Watch Memorial Library will host a Hawaiian Luau Children’s Program at 2 p.m. Summer reading registration materials will be available. TICONDEROGA — The Carillon Garden Club will be holding a Plant Sale at the First United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. near the Thrift Shop entrance. For more information about the club’s activities and programs call co- president, Betty Rettig at 585-7247 or membership chairperson, Joyce Cooper at 585-6240, email@example.com. PORT HENRY — Zumba Benefit Masterclass with KyeTFitness at Moriah central school, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $5 per person. There will be a basket raffle, bake sale, and clothes drive. This benefits local charities and to reach goals of senior project. Contact Kara Zelinski for further information at 546-9770.
Sunday, June 1
SCHROON — An evening of live music with concert pianist Jessica Roemischer at the Seagle Colony 999 Charley Hill Road, Schroon Lake. The concert begins at 2:30 p.m. with a reception afterwards. Proceeds to benefit High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care. The concert is $25 per person, $15 seniors and $30 per family. Please RSVP by May 21 to Ingrid at firstname.lastname@example.org, 942-6513, or HPHPC/Concert P.O. Box 192, Port Henry, N.Y., 12974.
TICONDEROGA — The members of Mount Defiance Lodge No. 794, F.&A.M., and Fort Ticonderoga Chapter No. 263, Order of the Eastern Star, will hold a public Baked Ham Dinner 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the downstairs dining hall of the Masonic Temple, 10 Montcalm Street. Take-outs will be also available. Tickets are adults $10, and children 12 years old and under $6. Parking for this event will be along Montcalm Street, also at the Thomas B. Azer Agency and Hancock House parking lots. This will be the last dinner of this series. Dinners will resume in September.
Saturday, May 24
HAGUE — Hague Memorial Day parade HAGUE — Hague Volunteer Fire Department chicken barbecue. SCHROON — Schroon Lake Friends of the Library Bookstore will be having preseason sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. SCHROON — The Schroon Lake Friends of the Library is holding a Pre-Summer sale in it’s facility from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. located in the basement of the Hudson Headwaters Health Network across from the tennis courts and behind the Town Hall. Will open for the season on Wednesday June 18th. Summer hours will be Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. CROWN POINT — The Crown Point Events Committee is sponsoring the third annual Town Wide Yard Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call Lucie at 597-3589 or Tara at 955-6077 to reserve your table. TICONDEROGA — The Seventeenth Annual Ticonderoga Challenge Outdoor Épée will be taking place at the grounds of Fort Ticonderoga for more information go to askfred.net/Events/whoIsComing.php?tournament. TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Elks will be having a drive thru Chicken BBQ at 11:30 a.m. until all is gone. The cost is $11.00.
Sunday, May 25
CROWN POINT — The Crown Point Memorial Day Committee is sponsoring a food drive for the Crown Point food pantry, Noon to 4 p.m. at Veterans Park. CROWN POINT — First Congregational Church of Crown Point (“Brick Church in the Park”) invites the community to join them for Memorial Sunday Service, at 9:30 a.m. Pastor David Hirtle and Pastor Gregg will conduct the Service at 11 a.m. Memorial Ecumenical Service in the Park @ the Band Stand. SCHROON — Pack 37 of Schroon Lake will be holding their Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to Noon at the Schroon Lake Fish & Game Club. Adults are $6, children $4, under 4 free, and a family plan for $25. Proceeds will be used to send the Cubs to camp. For information contact Theresa Jenks 532-7609.
Monday, May 26
CROWN POINT — The Crown Point Memorial Day Committee is sponsoring a quilt and wall hanging raffle/food drive Noon to 4 p.m. at Veterans Park. Tickets can be purchased with non-perishable foods with a good date. CROWN POINT — A Memorial Day Solemn Tour set to begin at Sacred Heart Cemetery and concluding at the Veterans Memorial in the Park with a parade to follow from 9 a.m. to Noon.
Tuesday, May 27
HAGUE — Hague senior citizens club meeting, 1:30 p.m., Community Center. CROWN POINT — The Church Council Meeting in the Conference Room at CPTELCO will be held at 4 p.m. The Strawberry Festival review as well as regular church concerns will be discussed. The public is welcome.
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Samuel Dean Zaumer
Births A baby boy, Samuel Dean Zauner, was born Feb. 21 at 3:28 a.m. at CVPH. Samuel was 6 lbs. 15 oz. and 21 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Craig and Valerie Dixon of Ticonderoga. Paternal grandparents are Tom and Judy Zauner of Gansevoort, Maternal great grandparents are Orley and Bonnie Dixon of Lake Placid, Fla. Paternal Great grandmother is Katherine Zauner of Venice, Fla.
CAZENOVIA Ñ Michaela Comes from Crown Point has made the deans list for the spring sesmester at Cazenovia College, studing for teaching. UTICA Ñ Anthony Barnao of Ticonderoga received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology at SUNYITÕ s 40th annual spring commencement May 10 in the Wildcat Field House on the SUNYIT campus in Marcy. BURLINGTON Ñ The Champlain College 136th Commencement took place outdoors under a tent on Edmunds Field Saturday, May 3. Local students who received their degrees from Champlain College include Jennifer Leszyk of Schroon Lake. Leszyk received a bachelorÕ s degree in Health Informatics. BINGHAMTON Ñ Marissa Carey Titus of Crown Point, received academic honors from the Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University by making the UniversityÕ s DeanÕ s List for the Fall 2013 semester. POTSDAM Ñ SUNY Potsdam interns included Kasey Rosselli of Mineville who interned with the SUNY Potsdam Department of Art.
Wednesday, May 28
North Country SPCA
Kathy L. Wilcox • 873-5000
he North Country SPCA would like to announce our upcoming 4th annual Benefit Golf Tournament at the Westport Country Club on Friday, June 13th at 1:00 p.m. New this year, we are featuring a $400 award paid to the MenÕ s and WomenÕ s team with the lowest gross score. For more information and to register, visit our website at http:// www.ncspca.org./ If you love golf and would like to play for a good cause, you wonÕ t want to miss this event! Our featured pet this week is Buster, a yellow Labrador Retriever/Shepherd-mix who is one of 6 dogs recently rescued from a shelter in North Carolina. This sweet guy is simply busting out with personality - he is all smiles, tail wags, and plenty of energy to play. You wonÕ t be able to resist those big brown eyes sparkling with humor, or keep from sinking your hands into his thick, glossy coat. If you are looking for an all-around great family dog, Buster is the canine for you! Why not stop by and meet him today?
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Wildlife Institute receives IP grant
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Wildlife Institute of Eastern New York has received a $1,500 grant from the International Paper Foundation (internationalpaper.com). This grant will be used to fund Silent Wings environmental education programs for students at schools located in and around the Adirondack Park and the Champlain Valley of Vermont. All programs will use live, non-releasable birds of prey to teach the students about some of the amazing animals that call this area their home. These programs also create a heightened awareness and motivation towards responsible environmental behavior. To learn more about The Wildlife Institute of Eastern New York, visit wildlifeinstitute.org.
Schroon Lake Ladies Golf League to begin
SCHROON Ñ The Schroon Lake Ladies Golf League meets every Thursday at 9 a.m. at the Schroon Lake Golf Course. No subs are needed. It is never too late to join. League Play begins June 5. For information call 532-9359 or 532-9213.
Glens Falls Bank receives 5-Star Rating
GLENS FALLS Ñ Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company was recently recognized as a 5-Star Superior bank by BauerFinancial, Inc., the nationÕ s leading bank rating and research firm. Glens Falls National has earned this designation for the past 28 consecutive quarters. The 5-Star rating indicates Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is one of the strongest banks in the nation. To earn 5 Stars, banks must excel in areas of capital quality, asset quality and profitability.
Trees to be planted
PORT HENRY Ñ The PH7 Committee has taken on a project to plant trees on Main Street in Port Henry. Recently three Japanese Lilacs were purchased and will soon be planted. The committee would like to plant at least three more trees on the east side of Main Street. The committee is seeking donations for additional trees, which cost $150 each. Individuals or families are invited to donate funds for a tree in memory of a loved one. A plaque will be placed by the tree with the names of the donors and honored family member. Checks should be made out to Town of Moriah Chamber of Commerce and mailed to P.O. Box 34, Port Henry, N.Y. 12974. Please indicate Ò Trees for Port HenryÓ on your check. For more information please contact Jackie Viestenz, 546-9855.
Challenger soccer camp returns
WESTPORT Ñ The Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp is scheduled to return to our area again this summer at the Westport Fairgrounds from July 28 to Aug. 1 from ages 6-10 from 9 a.m. to Noon and ages 11-14 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The cost is $135 for the week which includes a free t-shirt and soccer ball. If registration is completed online before June 13, the child will also receive a free Challenger Sports British Soccer Jersey. To sign up visit Essex County website at co.essex.ny.us and find a direct sign up link on the main page. It is recommended that parents send their children with plenty of water and sunscreen. If someone who is interested in signing up and they donÕ t have email or online access, contact our office. For any information contact 873-3719 or email@example.com. ny.us.
Volunteer training classes set
MINEVILLE Ñ High Peaks Hospice and Palliative Care will hold two days of volunteer training classes on Monday, May 19 and Wednesday, May 21, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Anyone interested in signing up for training contact Cynthia Fairbanks at 942-6513 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Patient and bereavement volunteers are needed, volunteers for office work, and fundraising events. Training will take place at the Mineville office at 12 Tom Phelps Way. See the hospice website at hphpc.org for volunteer application and more information about hospice and the role of volunteers.
Crown Point School Board to meet
CROWN POINT Ñ The Crown Point Central School Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 20, at 7 p.m. at the district library.
Ticonderoga slates kindergarten registration
TICONDEROGA Ñ Registration and screening for Ticonderoga Elementary School kindergarten students will take place on May 20, 21 and 22. Children who turn age 5 on or before Dec. 1, may attend school in September. Children who turn age 6 on or before Dec. 1, must attend school from the start of classes in September. Children who turn age six after Dec. 1, must begin school no later than the first day of session in September of 2015. Families new to the school district who have children of kindergarten age are asked to contact the elementary school office at 585-7400, ext. 2210.
News in brief Ti CS, St. Mary’s to use snow day
TICONDEROGA Ñ Weather permitting, the Ticonderoga Central School District and St. MaryÕ s School will not be in session Friday, May 23, and Monday, May 26, for Memorial Day Weekend due to the fact that the district did not need to use all of the scheduled snow/emergency days during the 2013-14 school year. School will resume on Tuesday, May 27.
Masons to hold dinner
TICONDEROGA — The members of Mount Defiance Lodge No. 794, F.&A.M., and Fort Ticonderoga Chapter No. 263, Order of the Eastern Star, will serve a public baked ham dinner featuring homemade scalloped potatoes Friday, May 23, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the downstairs dining hall of the Ticonderoga Masonic Temple, 10 Montcalm Street (across from the Stone House). Take-outs will be also available. Tickets are adults $10, and children 12 years old and under $6, and will be available at the door. Parking for this event will be available along Montcalm Street, also at the Thomas B. Azer Agency and Hancock House parking lots. This will be the last dinner of this series. Dinners will resume in September.
Bird watch opens at Mount Independence
ORWELL, Vt.Ñ Bird expert Sue Wetmore offers her annual guided Ò Early Bird Nature Walk,Ó Saturday, May 24, at 8 a.m. Meet in front of the Mount Independence Museum. The fee is $5 for adults and free for children under 15. The site opens for the season on Saturday, May 24, and will be open daily 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., through October 13. Call (802)-759-2412 for more information.
Ticonderoga Elks to hold chicken BBQ
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Ticonderoga Elks will be having a drive thru Chicken barbecue Saturday May 24 at 11:30 a.m. until all the food is gone. The meal will be half chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, roll and butter all at the cost of $11.
Friends of the Library Pre-summer sale slated
SCHROON Ñ The Schroon Lake Friends of the Library are holding a Pre-Summer sale in its facility Saturday, May 24, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. located in the basement of the Hudson Headwaters Health Network across from the tennis courts and behind the Town Hall. With the exception of canvas bags sporting the Friends logo, everything will sold at half price. Bring a bag or buy one and fill it up with wonderful bargains while supporting your local Schroon Lake Library. The library will open for the season on Wednesday June 18. From that date forward summer hours will be Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Crown Point Town Wide Yard Sale
CROWN POINT Ñ The Crown Point Events Committee is sponsoring the third annual Town Wide Yard Sale Saturday, May 24, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Maps indicating participating homes will be available at the Crown Point Senior Center. The deadline to participate (no charge) and have a location on the map is Thursday, May 15. Pick up an application at Crown Point Citgo, Crown Point Telephone, Haps Market, Champlain National Bank, Town Hall, DebroÕ s Cafe and TrombleeÕ s Greenhouse. Tables will be available at the Senior Center for an indoor sale for a fee of $8/table. Call Lucie at 597-3589 or Tara at 955-6077 to reserve your table.
Pack 37 to hold pancake breakfast
SCHROON Ñ Pack 37 of Schroon Lake will be holding their annual Pancake Breakfast Sunday, May 25, from 7 a.m. to noon at the Schroon Lake Fish and Game Club. Adults are $6, children $4, under 4 free, and a family plan for $25. Proceeds will be used to send the Cubs to camp. For information contact Theresa Jenks 532-7609.
Church service to be held
PUTNAM Ñ The Putnam United Presbyterian Church welcomes everyone to worship on Sunday, May 25. The service begins at 10 a.m. and will be followed by coffee hour and fellowship in the Martha OÕ Dell hall. Scripture readings include Acts 17: 22-31 and John 14: 15-21. Pastor Pat Davies will deliver the sermon, titled Ò God is the Same, but We Are Not.Ó The church is located on the Lower Road (County Route 2). For more information, call the church at 547-8378.
Memorial Day Celebration Benefit Food Drive
CROWN POINT Ñ The Crown Point Memorial Day Committee is sponsoring a food drive for the Crown Point food pantry Sunday, May 25, noon to 4 p.m., at VeteranÕ s Park. They will also be hosting a quilt and wall hanging raffle and food drive for the pantry. Tickets can be purchased with non-perishable foods with a good date.
Church to hold memorial service
TICONDEROGA Ñ TiÕ coustics Ò Theme NightÓ May 21 will be, Ò An Evening of Beatles Music,Ó featuring Dan Rabideau, P.J. Ferguson and other local artistic volunteers. There is no cover charge for these evenings, but donations are accepted for the Ticonderoga Revitalization Alliance to assist them with their efforts to make Ticonderoga a more attractive place to live and visit.
CROWN POINT Ñ First Congregational Church of Crown Point (Brick Church in the Park) invites the community to join for a Memorial Sunday Service, May 25, at 9:30 a.m. This weeks Service includes: Tribute to fallen veterans, reflective time, singing, and a positive, timely message during this Easter season. Pastor David Hirtle and Pastor Gregg will conduct the Service. This is a Christ Centered, family oriented church community. 11 a.m. Memorial Ecumenical Service in the Park @ the Band Stand. Reflective time, music, and a timely message.
Knights of Columbus to hold dinner
Church council meeting to be held
Music nights scheduled by Ti’coustics
PORT HENRY Ñ Port Henry Knights of Columbus will serve spaghetti and meatball dinner with garlic bread, tossed salad and dessert Wednesday, May 21. Serving begins at 4 p.m. The cost is $10 with take-outs available.
CROWN POINT Ñ The Church Council Meeting in the Conference Room at CPTELCO will be held Tuesday, May 27, at 4 p.m. The Strawberry Festival review as well as regular church concerns will be discussed. The public is welcome.
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Memorial Day Closures
PORT HENRY Ñ The Village and all associated departments will be closed on Monday May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. Due to this closure, garbage will be picked up in the Village on Tuesday May 27.
CARES seeks volunteers
WHITEHALL Ñ Washington County CARES will be hosting an informational and volunteer recruitment presentation by High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care May 27. It will take place at the American Legion at 148 Main Street in Whitehall. Presentation starts at noon and is open to the public and free of charge. Lunch is available for a donation of $5 for 59 years old and under, and $3 for those 60 and above. RSVP for lunch by calling Helen from WC CARES by May 26 at 499-2482. HPHPC is now the hospice which is offering services in the Town of Whitehall. The presentation will cover general hospice information and volunteer opportunities. Please contact Ingrid Roemischer at 942-6513 or email@example.com for further details and information.
Skene Manor to host dinner
WHITEHALL — Skene Manor is hosting it’s first Special Monthly Dinner of 2014 on Wednesday, May 28, at 5:30 p.m. There will be a social hour followed by a roast beef dinner with side dishes. All dinners include beverages, soup, salad and dessert. For more information call 499-1906. Reservations are best. The cost is $30 donation per person. Skene Manor is a non-profit organization.
Adirondack Stamp Club to meet
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Adirondack Stamp Club will hold its regular monthly meeting May 28, at Noon for lunch at EmeraldÕ s Restaurant. All members and friends of history, stamps and event plans are welcome. The discussion this time will be about an important July 11 event of interest to all. For more details or to make a reservation, contact Stan Burdick at 585-7015.
Special meeting scheduled
PORT HENRY Ñ The Village of Port Henry Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting to audit the fiscal year end bills as well as approve any necessary year end budget transfers, on Wednesday, May 28, at the Village Hall, located at 4303 Main Street at 7 p.m. All Board meetings are open to the public.
TFCU to host 5k run
TICONDEROGA Ñ Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union (TFCU) announced May 15 the formation of Ô Team TFCUÕ who will participate in The Biggest Loser Event Challenge in Plattsburgh, NY on Sunday, June 1. Team TFCU members participating in the 5K and Half Marathon Run are asking for sponsorships to raise money for three area food pantries. The Credit Union will match up to $1000 in donations received by May 31 to be shared among the food pantries. To sponsor Team TFCU and help support three area food pantries, please make donations at any TFCU branch during regular business hours or online at www.tfcunow.com or on the Credit UnionÕ s Facebook page; www.facebook.com/TiconderogaFCU. Ò WeÕ re proud to participate in The Biggest Loser Event Challenge,Ó Shawn Hayes, President and CEO of Ticonderoga Federal Credit Union, said. Ò We feel it can help motivate individuals who want to get fit and live a healthier lifestyle and help support our local food pantries Ð a charity the Credit Union has supported with donation drives for years. Similar to The Biggest Loser, TFCU is committed to providing the tools and resources to inspire people to reach their personal, albeit, financial goals.Ó
Local fire dept. to hold Chicken BBQ
DRESDEN Ñ The Dresden Volunteer Fire Company will be having a Chicken barbecue at the Fire House located at 14092 State Route 22 in Clemons, Saturday, June 7, from noon until sold out. The menu will consist of half barbecue chicken, baked potato, tossed salad, dinner roll, and dessert. The cost is $10 with take outs available. For more information, call the firehouse at 499-2031 the day of the barbecue.
Boating safety classes set in Schroon Lake
SCHROON Ñ Two New York State Boating Safety Courses has been scheduled in Schroon Lake. Free classes will be taught by volunteer licensed boating safety instructors Mark Granger, Nancy Belluscio, Dave Kaufman and Bob Claus. There will be classes May 29-31 at the Schroon Lake Fish and Game Club on Hoffman Road. Registration and orientation will be May 29, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Instruction will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m; May 30, 8 a.m. to Noon; May 31 with the test at Noon. The class is sponsored by the Schroon Lake Fish and Game Club. There will also be a class July 28 and July 29, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each day, at the Schroon Lake Boathouse on Dock Street. The class is sponsored by the Schroon Lake Association and the Paradox Lake Association. Pre-registration is required for both courses. Contact Mark Granger at 532-7459 or firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register. Children younger than age 18 must be accompanied to the first session of the course by a parent or guardian.
School board to meet
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Ticonderoga Central School Board of Education will host its regular board meeting May 29, 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria.
Moriah School to host blood drive
PORT HENRY Ñ The American Red Cross will be at Moriah Central School AT 39 Viking Lane May 29, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Present donors will be entered into a drawing for a $50 Lowes card.
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Hawaiian Luau to be held
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Black Watch Memorial Library will host a Hawaiian Luau ChildrenÕ s Program Saturday, May 31, at 2 p.m. The program will include stories, a craft and a snack. Children will learn about the culture of Hawaii, and watch a volcano erupt. Summer reading registration materials will be available.
Gardening Club to hold plant sale
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Carillon Garden Club will be holding a Plant Sale at the First United Methodist Church on Saturday, May 31 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. near the Thrift Shop entrance. Locally grown perennials that members will be sharing from their own gardens will be featured. Gardening books and other items will also be available. Members will be on hand to help shoppers find the best plants that will be suitable for individual garden conditions. The Carillon Garden Club is also raising funds to help with their many beautification projects in Ticonderoga and Hague. They maintain the entryway gardens at the Rt. 74 & Rt. 22 intersection near Fort Ticonderoga, the Race Track Road & Wicker Street garden in Ti as well as plantings at the Post Office and Hospital. In Hague, members also maintain the welcome center garden near the beach and other areas around town. For information about the clubÕ s activities and programs call copresident, Betty Rettig at 585-7247 or membership chairperson, Joyce Cooper at 585-6240, email@example.com.
Zumba benefit to be held
PORT HENRY — There will be a Zumba Benefit Masterclass with KyeTFitness at Moriah central school, May 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $5 per person. There will be a basket raffle, bake sale, and clothes drive that benefits local charities and to reach goals of senior project. Contact Kara Zelinski for further information at 546-9770.
New hours for Sherman Free Library
PORT HENRY Ñ There are new hours for the Sherman Free Library beginning on June 1 based on library user feedback and library attendance. The new hours will be as follows: Tuesday Noon to 7 p.m.; Wednesday Noon to 4 p.m.; Thursday Noon to 7 p.m.; Friday Noon to 5 p.m.; and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Roemischer to perform
SCHROON Ñ On June 1, enjoy an evening of live music with concert pianist Jessica Roemischer at the Seagle Colony 999 Charley Hill Road, Schroon Lake. The concert begins at 2:30 p.m. with a reception afterwards. Proceeds to benefit High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care. The concert is $25 per person, $15 seniors and $30 per family. RSVP by May 21 to Ingrid at iroemischer@hphpc. org, 942-6513, or HPHPC/Concert P.O. Box 192, Port Henry, N.Y., 12974. Dessert and refreshments will be served. Please visit pianobeautiful.com for more on JessicaÕ s background and experience.
Hospice Remembrance gathering scheduled
PORT HENRY Ñ High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care will hold a special memorial service to honor the memory of those we have served and died between July 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013, on Thursday, June 5, at 6 p.m. The service will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall located on 4253 Main Street. Each person is remembered by name and loved ones are invited to light a candle in their memory. With this service, a special invitation to other members of the community who have suffered a loss.
Choral to sing
SCHROON Ñ The Champlain Valley Chorale will present its concert Ò Many Songs, One Voice,Ó at 7:30 p.m. June 6 at Our Lady of Lourdes in Schroon Lake and at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga June 8 at 3 p.m. The chorale is under the direction of Jeris French and accompanied by Vaughn Watson.
Theme basket party set
WHITEHALL Ñ Our Lady of Hope will hold its 10th Annual Theme Basket Party Saturday, June 7 at Whitehall High School, Buckley Rd. Whitehall. The doors open at 11 a.m. and Drawing begins at 1 p.m. The admission ticket is $5 and for extra tickets $2. There will also be Door prizes and a Raffle. Raffle prizes are 1st prize - Gas Grill, 2nd prize - Solar Light, 3rd prize - a Lamp. If you would like to volunteer, donate a basket or have any questions contact, Jean at 499-0913 or Joan at 499-1022.
Fishing tournament to be held
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Ticonderoga Elks is hosting the Ò Take a Kid Fishing Tournament,Ó Saturday, June 7, at the Lake Champlain Fort Ticonderoga Launch Site for all boys and girls ages 7 to 14. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Each contestant is requested to bring his/her own rod, reel, tackle, and life jacket. If unable to do so, they will be provided. Parents are encouraged to attend and assist. This is a catch and release tournament.
Primary election candidates night to be held
HAGUE Ñ The public is invited to attend a Primary Election CandidatesÕ Night for the Twenty First District Congressional seat on Wednesday, June 11, at the Hague Community Center. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for a meet and greet session. The event, is question and answer format, will start at 7 p.m. The following candidates will participate: Stephen Burke (D), Matt Doheny (R) and Elise Stefanik (R). People are invited to submit questions in advance to be posed to the candidates that night. Submit your questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, June 6.
Er-eader workshop to be held
PORT HENRY Ñ The Sherman Free Library offer an Ereader Workshop on Thursday, June 12 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Bring your Kindle, Nook, iPad, tablet, smartphone, or mp3 player to start reading ebooks. Learn about downloading free ebooks through the Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System. This workshop is by appointment only. Call the library at 546-7461 to schedule a time.
The 2014 St. Mary’s School Junior High Golf Team include, back from left, coach Dean Kidder, Corey Kidder, Nicholas Lender, Ethan Kerr, Riley Manso, James Burke, Ethan Carter, coach Paul Jebb; front from left, Eryn Kidder, Kylee Bennett and Natalie O’Neil. Photo provided
Pet-A-Palooza to be held
TICONDEROGA Ñ Curtis LumberÕ s Pet-A-Palooza will be held June 14 from 10 to 3 p.m. at select Curtis Lumber locations. Adoptable animals from over 80 area shelters from New York and Vermont will be available for adoption. For list of locations, participating shelters, and rescue groups attending, visit clpetapalooza.com or facebook.com/clpetapalooza.
Flea market scheduled
TICONDEROGA Ñ A Community Flea Market will be held rain or shine on Saturday, June 14, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga. Booths will be set up on the side lawn near the Church Thrift Shop. Local organizations and individuals are encouraged to participate. Antiques, gifts, jewelry, household items, toys, etc. are some of the items that would be appropriate. Display areas are available for a donation of $10 for a 10Õ x 0Õ space. Tables are available for an additional $5 rental fee. Tailgate set-ups may also be accommodated. An application with guidelines and rules may be picked up from the Thrift Shop on Wednesday or Saturday when the shop is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call the church office at 585-7995 or the thrift shop at 585-2242 for more information. The First United Methodist Church is located at 1045 Wicker Street in Ticonderoga, just up the hill from the hospital.
Relay for Life Golf Tournament on tap
CROWN POINT Ñ The Panthers For A Cure team will hold its third annual Relay for Life Golf Tournament Saturday, June 14, at Moriah Country Club in Port Henry. It is a four-person event with lunch included, optional skins game, mulligans and raffles. A hole-in-one contest for a golf cart will be held. For more information contact Penny or Michaela Comes at 597-9374 or by Email email@example.com.
Walmart to sponsor concert
TICONDEROGA Ñ Walmart 2424 in Ticonderoga will sponsor a Blue Grass Concert featuring Ò The Cedear Ridge Band,Ó on Saturday, June 14 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot at 1134 Wicker St. A donation is requested for the concert with all proceeds going to the ChildrenÕ s Miracle Network, helping children in our area. Bring a chair for your comfort. Refreshments will be available. No Alcoholic beverages permitted. No pets allowed.
Safe driving course to be held
SCHROON Ñ The Schroon Lake Senior Citizens Club will again host the AARP Safe Driving Course June 21, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be a 30 minute break for lunch and participants are urged to bring their lunch. The cost to AARP members is $20; non-members $25. To register, stop by the club at 1108 Main Street, or call 532-7755 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon or Marilyn Butler at 532-9496.
Crafters and artists sought
SCHROON Ñ Crafters and artists are once again invited for the fourth annual Thursday Expo. The event is held every Thursdays from June 26 to Sept. 4. All local areas crafters and artists are invited to the grounds of Schroon Lake Town Hall to participate. Interested persons may call Mickey at 532-9370 for an application.
Ticonderoga Area Seniors plan casino trip
TICONDEROGA Ñ Ticonderoga Area Seniors plan an Akwesasne Mohawk Casino trip on June 28. Cost is $30 with casino incentives of $15 free slot play and $10.95 food comp. There will also ne a bingo incentive. The bus will leave Wal-Mart at 7 a.m. Call Ann at 585-6050 or Sue 354-1188 for information.
Vendors sought for annual Strawberry Festival
CROWN POINT Ñ Crafters and Vendors are being sought for the First Congregational Church of Crown PointÕ s 10th annual Strawberry Festival Sunday, June 29. It will be held 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the town park. The Festival attracts patrons from across the Champlain Valley and includes food booths and amusement rides. Champlain Valley Classic Cruisers will have up to 30 classic vehicles. There is always live music, this year including Loose Connects and local talent. There is no charge for the vendors, although they should contact Gary at 216-4031 to reserve a space. Vendors should bring their own tables and tents as needed.
Ticonderoga to hold summer youth program
TICONDEROGA Ñ The town of Ticonderoga will again hold a summer youth recreation program starting July 7 and ending Aug. 8. Pre-registration is mandatory. For further information contact the town clerk’s office at 585-6677.
Carpenter golf tourney planned in Port Henry
PORT HENRY Ñ The Brian T. Carpenter Memorial Golf Tournament will be played Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Moriah Country Club in Port Henry. It benefits the Brian T. Carpenter Memorial Fund. It is a two-person scramble (no handicap) and includes a grilled steak luncheon, optional skins game, putting contests and raffles. There will be cash prizes for the top three teams. For more information contact Luci Carpenter at 546-8272 or 572-6427 or by Email Luciccarp@gmail.com.
Vendors sought for Hague Arts Fair
HAGUE Ñ Vendors of handcrafted items, local produce, breads and flowers are being solicited for the 41st annual Hague Arts Fair sponsored by the Hague-On-Lake-George Chamber of Commerce. The fair will be Aug. 2 and Aug. 3 at the Hague Community Center. Both inside and outside spaces are available. Deadline for registration is June 14. For further information about spaces available and costs, contact Mary Keefer at 301-237-8133 or Email Graphitemtn@gmail. com.
MINEVILLE Ñ Quilters and vendors are being sought to participate in an upcoming quilt expo October, 25, in the Mineville VFW. The expo is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with proceeds to benefit High Peaks Hospice & Palliative Care. Quilters may show only or show and sell quilts. There will be a quilt contest giving spectators a chance to vote and give a peopleÕ s choice award. Vendors may rent space. The VFW hall is reserved from Oct. 23 to Oct. 25, so early set up is available. During the expo, the VFW will have food on sale for participants & spectators. HPHPC is looking for donated items to be used for raffles and a white elephant table, quilting and sewing related, new and used. Quilt and vendor entry forms will be found at highpeakshospice.org under the News and Events menu and on the upcoming events page. Deadline for quilt entries and vendors is Sept. 26. Contact Ingrid at 942-6513 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further details and information.
Community garden seeks volunteers
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Community Garden at the First United Methodist Church in Ticonderoga is seeking new gardeners. The gardening season is upon us so now is the time to seriously consider growing healthy foods, enjoying the exercise and also the camaraderie of other gardeners. A fenced-in area and water are provided. A few Plots are available ranging from 10Õ x 10Õ for $12.50 to 10Õ x 20Õ for $25, or a 10Õ x 40Õ for $50. Organic gardening methods are expected. The Community Garden was initially installed by Kevin Densmore who earned his Boy Scout Eagle Award with the project. Many wonderful harvests have since been enjoyed. The Trustees of the church oversee the garden and Betty Rettig, Carillon Garden Club member, manages the activities. For more information about the garden, please contact Rettig at 585-7247.
Ladies Bible Study available at Ti church
TICONDEROGA Ñ Cornerstone Alliance Church, 178 Montcalm St., Ticonderoga, will host a Ladies Bible Study Mondays at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. The group will study the Holy Spirit. There is no charge. People need a Bible and notebook. For information call PJ Bolstridge at 585-7596.
Church youth group to gather
TICONDEROGA Ñ The Cornerstone Alliance Church youth group will meet Sundays 6 to 8 p.m. It is open to people ages 1018. For information call Pastor Charlie Bolstridge at 585-6391 or email email@example.com.
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Mountains, waterfalls and just too much fun T
he day began bright and sunny, with large puffy, clouds racing across the sky, driven by the strong winds. A high pressure front had moved in after a series of heavy storms had battered the adjacent High Peaks the previous day. The foul weather had all of the local rivers and streams running high with runoff. As I passed through Keene, the East Branch of the Ausable was roaring, but the waters were relatively clear. I though it was unusual as the West Branch flow had the appearance of chocolate milk when I had crossed over it in Lake Placid fifteen minutes earlier. As I approached Elizabethtown, driving along Rt. 9N, all the little streams were flowing with a frothy tumble, and yet The Branch, a beautiful little stream that begins on the shoulders of Hurricane Mountain, was as clear freshly cleaned window. In Elizabethtown, where the Boquet River was nearly bursting over it’s banks, the flow was likewise unusually clear for such a seemingly heavy runoff. I had traveled to Elizabethtown with the intention of visiting a the local streams, and casting a few flies, but it was painfully obvious that although the will was strong, the way was impossible. Fishing in such conditions is fruitless, as itÕ s nearly impossible to keep a fly on the water long enough for a fish to see it. As a result, I chose the next best option, which was to enjoy the remainder of the sunny day while enjoying the roar of a waterfall or two. When it comes to waterfalls, Essex County is the place to go, as it has more waterfalls within itÕ s boundaries than any other county in the state. It is understandable, as the county is also home to the tallest mountains in the state, and we all know water flows downhill. My first stop was at US Falls, a popular swimming hole on the outskirts of Elizabethtown, where the tumbling Branch is squeezed through a smooth bedrock gorge to create a series of spectacular waterfalls. The location features the remains of several old dams that once harnessed the river’s flow to power a tannery, a mill and an electric generating station. Today, all that remains is a battered old dam, a grist stone, and numerous concrete bases that once cradled a spillway and delivered the flow to a cinderblock powerhouse. After basking for awhile at the base of the soaring falls, and mar-
veling at the passing rainbows that continued to show in the mist of the thunderous flow; I decided to head south in the direction of the upper sections of the Boquet River near the location of the infamous Ô Malfunction JunctionÕ , aka The Crazy Eights where Route 9 and Route 73 converge and diverge. Located a short distance from the intersection of these two main routes is the junction of the North Fork and the South Fork of the Bouquet River which flow precipitously out of Dix Range. There are easy to follow foot trails located along the banks of both branches, as well as a number of vehicle accessible campsites along the river banks. The forests nearby the riverbed feature a combination of old growth white pine, cedar and hemlock which offer a sharp contrast to the surrounding hills which are covered with wide open hardwoods composed primarily of birch and aspen. The open hardwoods are a remnant of the great fires that swept through the region in the late 1800’s. Although the trees are currently leafing out, the hillsides remain mostly wide open as do the riverbanks which have been scoured repeatedly in recent years as a result of historic high water events. Short of taking a trout or two on the fly, there is likely nothing I enjoy more than simply walking along a river corridor. Although I’ve paddled and fished most of the local waters numerous times, I always seem to stumble upon something new, unique or interesting whenever I travel the riverbanks rather than the riverbed. When IÕ m wading the rivers, I concentrate on the fish, while on the riverbanks my full attention is centered on the land. Often itÕ s just a well worn foot trail, the last vestiges of a former roadway, the abutment of a bridge or a long lost, rusted old, road sign. It is easy to forget that our current roadways were often rerouted over the years, and many of the once popular overlooks are no longer visited. This is especially true along Route 73, where there remains ample evidence of sections of the old route. Although vegetation has reclaimed many of the old banks, it is easy to find the former overlooks, many of which remain littered with the disagreed bottles, tires, wheels and vehicles of 19th and 20th century travelers. In fact, the route of the former Route 9 is still paved as follows through an old forest along the right bank of the South Fork of the Boquet, which is located just off Route 73. The old bridge abut-
ments are still in place, located about a 100 yards downriver from the current bridge over the South Fork of the Boquet on Route 73. Having completed my investigation of the tumultuous tumbling branches of the upper Boquet, I returned to Elizabethtown after enjoying a quick visit to Split Rock Falls. At Split Rock, the combined flow of the two forks created a snapping, snarling, thunderous flow which had reduced the popular swimming holeÕ s three distinct pools into one long, white ribbon of froth and foam. The power of the river was palatable and hypnotic. As I stood on the bank, high above the thunderous ribbon in the stream bed below, I could feel the ground shaking underfoot. There was a thick mist was in the air, which created thousands of miniature rainbows on shafts of sunlight that trickled through the limbs of the towering white pines. It was a surreal scene, and the pounding of the thunderous waters pounding could be felt underfoot. There was the incessant mist on my face, and the sparkle of a million droplets in the air and on the pines. The ground vibrated underfoot, even though it was insulated with a thick carpet of pine needles. The power of the rumbling water was consuming and hypnotic. I could feel it sucking me in as I stood on a ledge high above the flow, and I knbew it was time to go. As I readied to depart, a trio of kayakers pulled off the road and into the small parking lot. They were wearing wet suits, and hurried to retrieve their squirt boats from the roof rack, before hustling down to the river. Ò YouÕ re not going to attempt that are you?Ó , I asked them, Ò YouÕ ve got to nuts!Ó Ò WeÕ ve run it three times already, and we can probably get in another three trips before the sun goes downÓ one fellow replied. He quickly turned away and walked towards the river where his friends were already putting in. Ò I gotta go!Ó I shook my head, and walked back to my car without looking back. Although I really wanted to stay and watch the scene, I was afraid it would spark some special sense of the past in me, when I too had taken off in a kayak on the very same river. Although IÕ m much older now, and possibly a fair bit wiser; I really didnÕ t want to let that genie out of the bottle again, because it was just too much fun! Joe Hackett is a guide and sportsman residing in Ray Brook. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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ACCESSORIES (2) TRAILERS (OPEN) - both excellent condition; 2010 Triton 20' Aluminum - max wgt. 7500 lbs. Asking $4900 and 1989 Bison 31' overal Gooseneck, Asking $2900. 518-546-3568. 4 Nordman mud & snow tires, 205/70 R15 96T, Great condition, $200. 802-425-3529 Century 6” Fiberglass Truck Cap, 3 sliidng windows w/screens. Also bedliner, fits Toyota. Exc cond. $1100 value, asking $500. 518546-7913 Removable Winter Cab for ATV. Came off Honda 300 4-wheeler, used only 2 seasons, very good condition. Asking $25 cash only. 518-546-7432 Studded Snow Tires (2), Firestone Winterforce, 217/70R14, mounted & balanced on Ford Aerostar Rims, $60 each. 518585-5267 or 410-833-4686 GARAGE SALE Brant Lake, 1010 Palasades Rd, May 24 & 25, 9am-4pm. Building materials, household items, something fo everyone! Chilson Barn Sale, 23 Putts Pond Road, 5/24 & 5/25, 9a-4p. Tractors & equipment, Craftsman tablesaw, misc tools and household goods. Crown Point – May 23, 24 & 25, 1356 White Church Rd, 7a-?. Lazy Boy Couch/Chair set, new oak pedastal dining table/chairs, bookcase, curio, Adk wool blankets, linens, lots of misc old & new, no junk. Early Birds Welcome! 518597-4730 Garage Sale - May 23, 24, 25, 30, 31 at 771 Big Brook Road, Indian Lake. A little of everything. Hours - 9AM – 5PM. Look for the pink markers! GARAGE SALE: Friday 5/23 and Saturday 5/24. 8AM to 2PM. 551 Lake Shore Road, Westport. Furniture, barbies, kitchen ware, collectibles & clothing. Garage-Barn Sale May 23, 24 & 25 1171 N. Gore Rd. North Creek 9am-4pm. Furniture, kitchen supplies, tools, Volvo & parts, books, building materials. GREAT ADIRONDACK GARAGE SALE May 23rd-25th Over 70 miles of sales from Long Lake to Old Forge. www.mylonglake.com Hague – Arcady Drive off of Route 9N, May 24, 8a-5p. Multi-Family, look for signs. Multi-Family Tent Sale May 24, 25 & 26, 6327 State Rt 9 Chestertown 9am-4pm. Treasures, tools, books, horse gear, windows, doors & more. Port Henry, 22 Jackson Street (house with ramp on left), May 25th, 9am-5pm. Yard Sale May 25th – May 26th 9am-4pm. 37 Old Schroon Road, Pottersville, NY. Bathroom sink, medicine cabinet w/ matching lights, puzzels, books, yarn, material & more. ESTATE SALE Diamond Point, 385 S Trout Lake Rd. May 24 & 25, 9a-4p. Houe & 3 barns: MANY antiques, furniture, oriental rugs, wood chairs/rockers, wicker, hand & power tools, collectibles, sm kitchen appliances, pans & dishes. See full description on craigslist.
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28 - Times of Ti LEGALS NORTHLAND JOB CORPS CENTER 100A MacDonough Drive Vergennes, Vermont 05491 SUBCONTRACTING OPPORTUNITY *AWARD IS CONTINGENT UPON U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR REGIONAL APPROVAL* Advertisement for Vendor Services Needed. HVAC Contractor vendors are needed to provide and deliver (as specified in the FBO advertisment) the Northland Job Corps Center Assembly Hall Air Conditioning/Ventilation Project. All potential vendors must go to the FBO website www.fbo.gov or contact by email firstname.lastname@example.org view or receive the complete proposal requirements, the detailed scope of work and the required forms to submit with their proposal. If you have any questions regarding the RFP, yo may contact the Purchasing Agent via email at email@example.com or the (acting) NJCC Administration Director via email Kreis.Brian@jobcorps.org TT-5/17-5/24/2014-2TC47484 LEGAL NOTICE All roads and trails on the Hewitt Lake Club property, Minerva, Essex County, New York will be closed from 8am, May 31, 2014. Peter Taylor, Supt. May 14, 2014 Hewitt Lake Club Minerva, NY 12851 TT-5/24/2014-1TC47787 NOTICE TO BIDDERS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Undersigned, on behalf of the Essex County Board of Supervisors, will accept sealed bids for ELK DRIVE BRIDGE OVER LACHUTE RIVER, TICONDEROGA, NY (B.I.N. 3302520). The bids shall be received at the Office of the Purchasing Agent, 7551 Court Street, Elizabethtown, New York by 2:00 P.M. on June 5, 2014, at which time they will be opened and read aloud. If additional information concerning the bidding is required, call (518) 873-3332. All bids submitted in response to this notice shall be marked "SEALED BID - ELK DRIVE BRIDGE" clearly on the outside of the envelope. All bids shall be submitted on the bid sheets included in the package, and no other forms shall be accepted. Plans, specifications, standard proposals and drawings for the proposed work may be obtained at the above address or on the County's website at www.co.essex.ny.us. Each proposal must be accompanied by either a Certified Check payable to Essex County Treasurer in the amount of five percent (5%) of amount of the bid or a Bid Bond, in a form acceptable to the Essex County Attorney. A labor and material Payment Bond and a Performance Bond in the form contained in the Contract documents will be required of the successful Bidder. Attention of the bidders is particularly called to the requirements as to the conditions of employment to be observed and minimum wage rates under the Contract. The DMWBE goals are as follows: DBE = 8%, MBE = 2.6%, WBE = 6.9%. Federal guidelines supersede local laws if there is any conflict. Essex County reserves the right to reject any and all bids not considered to be in the best interest of Essex County, and to waive any technical or formal defect in the bids which is considered by Essex County to be merely irregular,
persede local laws if there is any conflict. Essex County reserves the right to reject any and all bids not considered to be in the best interest of Essex County, and to waive any technical or formal defect in the bids which is considered by Essex County to be merely irregular, immaterial, or unsubstantial. In addition to bid sheets, the bidder shall submit executed non-collusion bid certificates signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103d. The bidder shall also submit an executed certificate of compliance with the Iran Divestment Act signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103g. A Contract awarded pursuant to this notice shall be subject to the provisions of Sections 103-1, 103-b, 103-d and 103-g of the General Municipal Law. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that Essex County affirmatively states that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this notice, without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual preference or Vietnam Era veteran status, disadvantaged and minority or womenowned business enterprises will be afforded equal opportunity to submit bids in response hereto. Dated: May 15, 2014 Linda M. Wolf, CPA Purchasing Agent Essex County Government Center 7551 Court Street - PO Box 217 Elizabethtown, New York 12932 (518) 873-3332 TT-5/24/2014-1TC48210 NOTICE TO BIDDERS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Undersigned, on behalf of the Essex County Board of Supervisors, will accept sealed bids at the Office of the Purchasing Agent until 2:00 P.M. on June 6, 2014 for Demolition of FEMA Buyout Properties. The bids shall be opened and read aloud on June 6, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at the Office of the Purchasing Agent, 7551 Court Street, Elizabethtown, New York. If additional information concerning the bidding is required, please call (518) 873-3332. All bids submitted in response to this notice shall be marked "SEALED BID - DEMOLITION" clearly on the outside of the envelope. All bids shall be submitted on the bid sheets included in the package, and no other forms shall be accepted. Specifications and standard proposals for the proposed work may be obtained at the above address, by calling 518873-3332, or on the County's website at www.co.essex.ny.us. Attention of the bidders is particularly called to the requirements as to the conditions of employment to be observed and minimum wage rates under the Contract. A labor and material Payment Bond and a Performance Bond in the form contained in the Contract documents will be required of the successful Bidder. Essex County reserves the right to reject any and all bids not considered to be in the best interest of Essex County, and to waive any technical or formal defect in the bids which is considered by Essex County to be merely irregular, immaterial, or unsubstantial. In addition to bid sheets, the bidder shall submit executed non-collusion bid certificates signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103d. The bidder shall also submit an executed certificate of compliance with the Iran Divestment Act signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal
bid certificates signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103d. The bidder shall also submit an executed certificate of compliance with the Iran Divestment Act signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103g. A Contract awarded pursuant to this notice shall be subject to the provisions of Sections 103-1, 103-b, 103-d and 103-g of the General Municipal Law. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that Essex County affirmatively states that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this notice, without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual preference or Vietnam Era veteran status, disadvantaged and minority or womenowned business enterprises will be afforded equal opportunity to submit bids in response hereto. Dated: May 19, 2014 Linda M. Wolf, CPA Purchasing Agent Essex County Government Center 7551 Court Street - PO Box 217 Elizabethtown, New York 12932 (518) 873-3332 TT-5/24/2014-1TC48320 NOTICE TO BIDDERS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Undersigned, on behalf of the Essex County Board of Supervisors, will accept sealed bids at the Office of the Purchasing Agent until 2:00 P.M. on June 4, 2014 for Uniforms for the Essex County Jail Officers. The bids shall be opened and read aloud on June 4, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at the Office of the Purchasing Agent, 7551 Court Street, Elizabethtown, New York. If additional information concerning the bidding is required, please call (518) 873-3332. All bids submitted in response to this notice shall be marked "SEALED BID - UNIFORMS" clearly on the outside of the envelope. All bids shall be submitted on the bid sheets included in the package, and no other forms shall be accepted. Specifications and standard proposals for the proposed work may be obtained at the above address, by calling 518873-3332, or on the County's website at www.co.essex.ny.us. Essex County reserves the right to reject any and all bids not considered to be in the best interest of Essex County, and to waive any technical or formal defect in the bids which is considered by Essex County to be merely irregular, immaterial, or unsubstantial. In addition to bid sheets, the bidder shall submit executed non-collusion bid certificates signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103d. The bidder shall also submit an executed certificate of compliance with the Iran Divestment Act signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103g. A Contract awarded pursuant to this notice shall be subject to the provisions of Sections 103-1, 103-b, 103-d and 103-g of the General Municipal Law. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that Essex County affirmatively states that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this notice, without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual preference or Vietnam Era veteran status, disadvantaged and minority or womenowned business enterprises will be afforded equal opportunity to submit bids in response hereto. Dated: May 19, 2014 Linda M. Wolf, CPA Purchasing Agent Essex County Government Center
tus, disadvantaged and NOTICE OF PUBLIC minority or women- HEARING owned business enter- PROPOSED LOCAL LAW prises will be afforded NO. 2 OF 2014 equal opportunity to PLEASE TAKE NOTICE submit bids in response that the Essex County www.timesofti.com hereto. Board of Supervisors Dated: May 19, 2014 will hold and conduct a Linda M. Wolf, CPA public hearing at the Supervisors' Chambers in Purchasing Agent Essex County Govern- the Essex County Govment Center ernment Center, 75517551 Court Street - PO Court Street, Elizabethtown, New York on the Box 217 Elizabethtown, New York 3rd day of June, 2014 at 9:15 a.m., on proposed 12932 Local Law No. 2 of (518) 873-3332 2014, a local law continTT-5/24/2014-1TCuing the imposition of a 48304 hotel/motel occupancy NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY tax in Essex County as authorized by Part T of 1 COMPANY Name: BROOKWOOD of Chapter 406 of the R.V. RESORT, LLC. Arti- Laws of 1999. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER cles of Organization filed NOTICE that at said pubwith Secretary of State lic hearing to be held at of New York (SSNY) on the time and place set March 17, 2014. Office location: Essex County. forth above, the Essex County Board of SuperSSNY designated as visors will consider this agent of LLC upon whom process against it proposed Local Law and may be served. SSNY hear all persons interestshall mail copy of pro- ed therein concerning the same. cess to The LLC, 133 NYS Route 9N, Ticon- PLEASE TAKE FURTHER deroga, NY 12883. Pur- NOTICE that a copy of pose: any lawful act or the full text of proposed Local Law No. 2 of 2014 activities. may be obtained upon TT-5/24-6/28/2014-6TCrequest from the Clerk of 47791 the Essex County Board NORTHLAND JOB of Supervisors. CORPS CENTER 100A Dated: May 15, 2014 JuMacDonough Drive Verdith A. Garrison, Clerk gennes, Vermont 05491 Essex County Board of SUBCONTRACTING OPSupervisors PORTUNITY P.O. Box 217, 7551 *AWARD IS CONTINCourt Street GENT UPON U.S. DEElizabethtown, NY PARTMENT OF LABOR 12932 REGIONAL APPROVAL* Advertisement for Ven- (518) 873-3353 firstname.lastname@example.org dor Services Needed. Construction Contractor TT-5/24/2014-1TCvendors are needed to 47945 provide and deliver (as MACEY INDEPENDENT specified in the FBO ad- CONSULTING, LLC. Arvertisment) the North- ticles of Organization land Job Corps Center filed with the Secretary Wellness Center Project. of State of New York (SSNY) on 4/15/2014. All potential vendors must go to the FBO web- Office location: Essex site www.fbo.gov or County. The SSNY is contact by email lin- designated as Agent upon whom process email@example.com to view or receive the com- against it may be served. plete proposal require- SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the LLC at: ments, the detailed 6 Four Winds Ln, Crown scope of work and the required forms to sub- Point, NY 12928. Purpose: To engage in any mit with their proposal. If you have any ques- lawful act or activity. tions regarding the RFP, TT-5/3-6/7/2014-6TCyo may contact the Pur- 45539 chasing Agent via email NOTICE OF FORMATION at linda.pixley@etrky.- OF LIMITED LIABILITY com or the (acting) COMPANY (LLC) NJCC Administration Di- Name: Made in the rector via email Mountains, LLC. Articles Kreis.Brian@jobcorpof Organization filed s.org with the Secretary of TT-5/17-5/24/2014-2TCState of New York 47481 (SSNY) on 4/7/14. OfEssex NORTHLAND JOB fice Location: CORPS CENTER 100A County. The SSNY is MacDonough Drive Ver- designated as agent of the LLC upon whom gennes, Vermont 05491 SUBCONTRACTING OP- process against it may be served. SSNY shall PORTUNITY *AWARD IS CONTIN- mail a copy of any proGENT UPON U.S. DE- cess to the LLC at: 38 PARTMENT OF LABOR Spring St., Port Henry, NY 12974. Purpose: To REGIONAL APPROVAL* Advertisement for Ven- engage in any lawful act or activity. dor Services Needed. HVAC Contractor ven- TT-5/3-6/7/2014-6TCdors are needed to pro- 45178 NORTHLAND JOB vide and deliver (as specified in the FBO ad- CORPS CENTER 100A vertisment) the North- MacDonough Drive Verland Job Corps Center gennes, Vermont 05491 Gymnasium Project. All SUBCONTRACTING OPpotential vendors must PORTUNITY go to the FBO website *AWARD IS CONTINwww.fbo.gov or contact GENT UPON U.S. DEby email linda.pix- PARTMENT OF LABOR firstname.lastname@example.org to view REGIONAL APPROVAL* or receive the complete Advertisement for Venproposal requirements, dor Services Needed. the detailed scope of Construction Contractor vendors are needed to work and the required forms to submit with provide and deliver (as specified in the FBO adtheir proposal. If you have any ques- vertisment) the Northtions regarding the RFP, land Job Corps Center yo may contact the Pur- Male Dormitory (18) Fire chasing Agent via email Escape Egress Project. at linda.pixley@etrky.- All potential vendors com or the (acting) must go to the FBO webNJCC Administration Di- site www.fbo.gov or rector via email contact by email linKreis.Brian@email@example.com to s.org view or receive the comTT-5/17-5/24/2014-2TCplete proposal require47485 ments, the detailed scope of work and the LEGAL NOTICE required forms to subANNUAL MEETING The annual meeting at mit with their proposal. the Ticonderoga Histori- If you have any questions regarding the RFP, cal Society will be held yo may contact the PurFriday, June 13th, 2014 chasing Agent via email at 5pm in the Hancock House, 6 Moses Circle, at firstname.lastname@example.org or the (acting) Ticonderoga, NY 12883 NJCC Administration DiTT-5/24-6/7/2014-3TCrector via email 48207 Kreis.Brian@jobcorpESSEX COUNTY s.org NOTICE OF PUBLIC TT-5/17-5/24/2014-2TCHEARING 47483 PROPOSED LOCAL LAW NOTICE OF FORMATION NO. 2 OF 2014 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: that the Essex County MAPLE KNOLL FARM, Board of Supervisors will hold and conduct a LLC. public hearing at the Su- LLC Articles of Organizapervisors' Chambers in tion were filed with the the Essex County Gov- Secretary of the State of ernment Center, 7551- New York (SSNY) on
NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: MAPLE KNOLL FARM, LLC. LLC Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of the State of New York (SSNY) on April 2, 2014. Office location: Essex County. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to: The Eric T. Klippel, 784 14th Road, Minerva, NY 12851 TT-4/19-5/24/2014-6TC44337 NORTHLAND JOB CORPS CENTER 100A MacDonough Drive Vergennes, Vermont 05491 SUBCONTRACTING OPPORTUNITY *AWARD IS CONTINGENT UPON U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR REGIONAL APPROVAL* Advertisement for Vendor Services Needed. Construction Contractor vendors are needed to provide and deliver (as specified in the FBO advertisment) the Northland Job Corps Center Male Dormitory (18) Porch Project. All potential vendors must go to the FBO website www.fbo.gov or contact by email email@example.com to view or receive the complete proposal requirements, the detailed scope of work and the required forms to submit with their proposal. If you have any questions regarding the RFP, yo may contact the Purchasing Agent via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or the (acting) NJCC Administration Director via email Kreis.Brian@jobcorps.org TT-5/17-5/24/2014-2TC47482 NOTICE TO BIDDERS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Undersigned, on behalf of the Essex County Board of Supervisors, will accept sealed bids for CEMETERY ROAD BRIDGE OVER NORTON BROOK, KEENE, NY (B.I.N. 3302360). The bids shall be received at the Office of the Purchasing Agent, 7551 Court Street, Elizabethtown, New York by 2:00 P.M. on June 6, 2014, at which time they will be opened and read aloud. If additional information concerning the bidding is required, call (518) 873-3332. A pre-bid conference shall be held on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 9:00 AM at Cemetery Road Bridge, Keene, NY 12932. All contractors who plan to submit a bid are urged to attend. All bids submitted in response to this notice shall be marked "SEALED BID - CEMETERY ROAD BRIDGE" clearly on the outside of the envelope. All bids shall be submitted on the bid sheets included in the package, and no other forms shall be accepted. Plans, specifications, standard proposals and drawings for the proposed work may be obtained at the above address or on the County's website at www.co.essex.ny.us. Each proposal must be accompanied by either a Certified Check payable to Essex County Treasurer in the amount of five percent (5%) of amount of the bid or a Bid Bond, in a form acceptable to the Essex County Attorney. A labor and material Payment Bond and a Performance Bond in the form contained in the Contract documents will be required of the successful Bidder. Attention of the bidders is particularly called to the requirements as to the conditions of employment to be observed and minimum wage rates under the Contract. Essex County reserves the right to reject any and all bids not consid-
be required of the successful Bidder. Attention of the bidders is particularly called to the requirements as to the conditions of employment to be observed and minimum wage rates under the Contract. Essex County reserves the right to reject any and all bids not considered to be in the best interest of Essex County, and to waive any technical or formal defect in the bids which is considered by Essex County to be merely irregular, immaterial, or unsubstantial. In addition to bid sheets, the bidder shall submit executed non-collusion bid certificates signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103d. The bidder shall also submit an executed certificate of compliance with the Iran Divestment Act signed by the bidder or one of its officers as required by the General Municipal Law Sec. 103g. A Contract awarded pursuant to this notice shall be subject to the provisions of Sections 103-1, 103-b, 103-d and 103-g of the General Municipal Law. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that Essex County affirmatively states that in regard to any contract entered into pursuant to this notice, without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual preference or Vietnam Era veteran status, disadvantaged and minority or womenowned business enterprises will be afforded equal opportunity to submit bids in response hereto. Dated: May 19, 2014 Linda M. Wolf, CPA Purchasing Agent Essex County Government Center 7551 Court Street - PO Box 217 Elizabethtown, New York 12932 (518) 873-3332 TT-5/24/2014-1TC48289 ESSEX COUNTY PUBLIC NOTICE PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT THE ESSEX COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS JUNE REGULAR BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD ON TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014 AT 10:00 A.M. IN THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS CHAMBERS, 7551 COURT STREET, ELIZABETHTOWN, NY 12932. Dated: May 15, 2014 Judith A. Garrison, Clerk Essex County Board of Supervisors P.O. Box 217, 7551 Court Street Elizabethtown, NY 12932 (518) 873-3353 email@example.com TIME WARNER CABLE'S AGREEMENTS WITH PROGRAMMERS and broadcasters to carry their services and stations routinely expire from time to time. We are usually able to obtain renewals or extensions of such agreements, but in order to comply with applicable regulations, we must inform you when an agreement is about to expire. The following agreements are due to expire soon, and we may be required to cease carriage of one or more of these services/stations in the near future where these services are offered: WFNY-CA, WRNN, WFFF SD&HD, WUTR SD&HD, WVNY SD&HD, FEARnet SD&HD GOL TV SD&HD, Jewelry TV SD&HD, NHL Network SD/HD, NHL Center Ice, Outdoor Channel SD&HD, RFD, YouToo In addition, from time to time we make certain changes in the services that we offer in order to better serve our customers. The following changes are scheduled to take place: SHOWTIME WILL OFER A FREE PREVIEW JUNE 27-29, 2014. IT IS AVAILABLE TO ALL DIGITAL SUBSCRIBERS AND MAY CONTAIN PG, PG-13, TV-14, TV-MA AND R RATED PROGRAMS. TO FIND OUT HOW TO BLOCK THIS
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