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Students from Harlem, Willsboro unite By Keith Lobdell

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‘go Digital or go Dark,’ drive begins By Keith Lobdell


Palace Theater projectionist Benjamin Flynn and Hollywood Theater owner Cory Hanf talk with Palace Theater owners Barbara and Reg Clark at the “Go Digital or Go Darkâ€? campaign kick o. Hanf started his career in movies as an employee of the Clark’s in Lake Placid. Photo by Keith Lobdell

LAKE PLACID Ñ Almost 200 people made their way into the main screening room at the Palace Theatre in Lake Placid April 26 to help launch a campaign to keep small town movie cinemas in the Adirondack region alive. The Ò Go Digital or Go DarkÓ Campaign, a collaborative fundraiser between the Adirondack North Country Association and the Adirondack Film Society, started with a premiere of a Ò movie trailerÓ that will be shown in local theaters about their need to convert from film to digital technology since movie companies will stop sending out film reels within the next six months. CONTINUED ON PAGE 8


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ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ Work on the new radio tower on Little Whiteface will move forward after concerns over the mating habits of an endangered bird were raised last week. During the April 29 Ways and Means Committee meeting, board Chairman Randy Douglas of Jay said there was a deal in place to allow the county to work on their new radio system station on the site during this construction season while also taking into consideration nesting BicknellÕ s Thrush in the area.













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Dart tournament scheduled

KEESEVILLE — There will be a dart tournament to benefit Essex County Fair horse shows at the Keeseville VFW Friday, May 3, at 7 p.m. Signup is 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is $10 to play. Winners receive trophies and half the money collected to play darts. There will also be a spaghetti dinner for $6 a plate, 50/50 drawing and silent auction. Donations are being sought for the dinner and auction. For more information or to donate, contact Moreen at 524-8185 or 962-8214. Any dart questions, call Tracy at 572-2980 or Mackenzie at 593-7907.

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ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School Class of 2014 will host a car wash, bottle drive and bake sale Saturday, May 4. The car wash and bottle drive will start at 10 a.m. at the school, while the bake sale will begin at 9 a.m. at Grand Union.

Continued from page 1 Ó Two days in the beginning of June the DEC will send someone up there to see if there is activity involving the BicknellÕ s Thrush,Ó Douglas said. Ò They will then look to see if our activity is close enough to impact them and if not, then we will move on. If it is, then we will look at quiet time in the morning when there would be no power tools or equipment used. I think the end result is everyone is going to be happy, including the BicknellÕ s Thrush.Ó Douglas said he had talked with staffers from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office as well as the DEC and APA over the past week to make sure a plan was in place

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and was thankful to them for their cooperation and hard work to reach an agreement. This was after the board debated a proposed plan that would have made it pay for a study that would require monitoring of the birds through a portion of the mating season, which lasts from May 15 through Aug. 1, prime construction time. Ò This will not impact us and we will be able to get the construction done this season,Ó Douglas said. Ò The biggest concern is to get the shell up and get it in,Ó County Manager Dan Palmer said. Ò It will take the company three months to get the job done.Ó The board also approved the awarding of a bid to install an 80-foot Sabre Model self-supporting tower for Belfry Moun-

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Douglas also reported that he attended a press conference April 26 to announce that the region would be receiving additional funding to completely reimburse owners of property lost due to Tropical Storm Irene. Ò We are now included in the Sandy package,Ó he said. Ò Our property buyout program will end up with the other 25-percent of pre-flood appraised value covered. We are also going to be awarded another $3 million for work to prevent future flooding.”


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Audit: Sheriff’s Department needs more fiscal oversight ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The Essex County SheriffÕ s Department recently received several suggestions to help streamline financial processes from the New York State Comptroller’s Office. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released the results of a financial audit of the department last week, stating that there were several areas where separation of duties was required. Ò It is not good to have some of the things that they found in the audit, but there was nothing in the report that was major,Ó Essex County Manager Dan Palmer said. Ò There are some things that we need to do differently and we will.Ó The main issue reported by the comptroller was the need for more oversight with monies taken in by the department. Ò We found the civil clerk performed virtually all financial duties without sufficient oversight or other mitigating controls,Ó the report states. We also found that bail and civil office cash receipts were not properly accounted for, secured, and deposited in a timely manner ... We also found that bank reconciliations were not prepared properly or timely ... Lastly, the DepartmentÕ s computer system allowed for the ability to modify and delete financial transactions, creating the opportunity for the manipulation and concealment of transactions.Ó The report continued to say that an effective system requires the separation of duties, Ò so that no single individual controls most or all phases of a transaction and so that the work of one individual is verified by that of another in the course of their regular duties. Ò For example, the same person should not collect cash, record cash receipts, disburse checks, and prepare bank reconciliations,Ó the report continued. Ò When an optimal segregation of duties is not practical, it is important that Department officials implement

other mitigating controls, such as increased supervisory oversight and reviews.Ó Sheriff Richard Cutting said that he, along with Palmer and County Treasurer Michael Diskin, had already implemented changes to align the department with the comptroller. Ò We have to create some separation,Ó Cutting said. Ò We have been revising all of our procedures and have trained more people on how to balance the checkbook.Ó Palmer and Cutting said that they are also making sure that monies collected would be deposited into accounts daily. Ò When we took in money, we had a safe where it would be kept until we went to make a deposit,Ó Cutting said. Ò They want us to make deposits every single day. There was no missing money or bails that had not come in, we just need to be more timely with our deposits.Ó In the end, the ComptrollerÕ s Office made nine recommendations, including: the Sheriff and department officials should ensure that cash receipts are maintained and disbursements are made in accordance with the money-handling policy; officials should segregate cash receipts and disbursement duties; that duplicate, press-numbered receipts are issued in sequence for all bail payments that are received at the jail and all civil office payments that are received in person at the civil office; ensure that bail and civil office cash receipts

that are collected are physically safeguarded; the Sheriff should maintain control of his signature stamp; assign someone independent of the cash receipts and disbursement functions to perform accurate and timely monthly bank reconciliations; maintain a cash control register containing a list of deposits and disbursements and a running total of cash on deposit; attempt to identify the source of an unidentified balance in the civil office bank account; and ensure that the computerized financial system is updated to prevent the modification and deletion of financial transactions and to provide for adequate audit trail reports. In his written response to the Comptroller, Palmer said that they would work with their resources on the recommendations. Ò The numerous and varied situations whereby our personnel handle money along with the limited number of people in certain offices often create situations where unique protocols must be created to ensure both an complete audit trail and accurate handling of these funds,Ó he stated. “The review reflected the result that all monies handled: bail, fine, civil collections, service fees, inmate monies, and so on were all appropriately held and turned over to their rightful end status. Despite this, we do have some procedural issues that your audit uncovered and we have developed a plan to address these issues.Ó

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pring is finally here! So kick it off with taking your vehicle to the ELCSÕ s Class of 2014 car wash and bottle drive fundraiser at the school on Saturday, May 4, beginning at 10 a.m., but first stop at the Grand Union at 9 a.m. for their bake sale, grab something tasty to eat while youÕ re waiting to have that car or truck washed. Blueberry Trails is calling all volunteers, this Saturday at 9 a.m., itÕ s clean up day! If you are interested in helping out meet at the Bronson Way entrance off Roscoe Road, bring your own water, gloves, clippers or loppers. Work an hour or until youÕ re tired, any and all help is appreciated. Call 925-9361 or email Jessica at for more information. Remember as youÕ re cleaning up your yard, the Elizabethtown brush dump is open on Saturdays this month from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. It will be monitored, so that the rules will be adhered too. Only natural yard waste such as leaves, brush, and tree limbs no bigger than three inches in diameter are allowed. The Elizabethtown Lewis Youth Commission is glad to announce that they are able to



ell, planning for summer is now officially underway. The Westport Library Association has their big annual book sale every summer and this year it will start with First View on Wednesday evening, July 3, and run through Saturday July 6. IÕ ll give times as the date draws closer, but right now theyÕ re accepting donations of books during their regular open hours, which are Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is a really good way to make way for new books on your shelves at home and support the Library at the same time, with a painless, tax-deductible donation of your old books. The Westport Library will accept them gratefully until late June, except for Book Club editions, textbooks, or damaged books. The Chamber of Commerce is also getting squared away for summer. As they complete their annual membership drive, theyÕ d like to let everyone know that they welcome businesses, non-profits, and private individuals from Westport and surrounding communities. Information on member busi-

add the digital photography program again to this year Õ s summer program, thanks to StewartÕ s Holiday grant. If you want more details or to sign up for the summer program, contact Paul Pulsifer by email at or through the Elizabethtown Town Hall at 873-6555. If you havenÕ t had the chance, thereÕ s still time this Saturday to go the the Daffest 2013 in Saranac Lake. This year Õ s AARP Driver Safety Program will be held at the Essex Community Church on Tuesday, May 7, and Wednesday, May 8, from 9 a.m. until noon. This program allows drivers to apply for possible discounts on their car insurance. If interested in attending, call 963-4445. The Elizabethtown Planning Board is looking to fill a vacancy on their board, if youÕ re interested in town planning, send a letter of intent to the town hall. The Planning Board meets the 4th Wednesday of the month at 7 pm., in the town hall. The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is needing a Secretary to take their minutes and write correspondence. The ZBA meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise announced.

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nesses goes on the chamber web site as well as into regional tourist guides such as the new Quick Guide for Things To Do in the Lake Champlain/Adirondack Coast Region. Visit to the chamber web site at westportny. com. For the membership application, click on Ò About WestportÓ and scroll down. And the Westport Fish and Game ClubÕ s Annual Fishing Contest will be held on Saturday, May 11 starting at 11 a.m. (with registration at 10:30). ItÕ s open to ages 3 to 15 with lots of prizes and trophies awardedÑ no one goes home emptyhanded. There will be a picnic lunch at noon with prizes awarded right after. All contestants must use worms. For the fishing, that is, not the lunch. Finally, a couple of quick notes. The Town Brush Dump will be open May 25 and June 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. so plan now. And donÕ t forget about the Champlain Area Trails (CATS) Photo Contest, which I wrote about a couple of weeks ago. TheyÕ re accepting entries until May 15. For info go to



appy May to everyone reading this column. Hopefully the April showers will bring Goff Flowers to us soon! Speaking on that, MaryAnne Goff emailed me that the next story time at the Keeseville Library on Front Street will be Monday, May 7, at 10 a.m. with the theme of Ă’ Monkey Business.Ă“ That is a great theme and should provide a lot of fun and some great stories. Saturday, May 4, at 10 a.m. until noon will be the Guardian training for the May 18 and June 8 North Country Honor Flights. The training will occur at the Clinton County Government Center, 137 Margaret Street in Plattsburgh in the first floor conference room. While this training is only for already registered volunteers and Guardians, the North Country Honor Flight is always welcoming more volunteers to their very worthy cause. Contact Director Danny Kaifetz either through the website or by phone 834-9901. Also Saturday, May 4, the North Star Underground Railroad Museum will be opening up for the 2013 season. Opening Day will feature a minibus tour of Under-

Kyle Page • ground Railroad sites in and near Keeseville and Peru. Stops include a hidden room located in a barn at the former Stephen Keese Smith farm in Peru, the Quaker Cemetery and local churches that helped enslaved people escape from slave catchers. The museum will be open seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through October. Free admission all season except for a ten dollar charge for the tour, reservations are required. The museum is located on 1131 Mace Chasm Road, Ausable Chasm. You can contact the museum through email at or by phone 834-5180. DonÕ t forget the Champlain Area Trails Photo Contest going on through May 15. Submit up to five photographs taken from a CATÕ s trail and include a short 25-100 word caption about the photographs. Entries will be accepted at catscontest@ Please title the entry, Photo Contest, include the caption text in the body of the email and attach the photo as a medium resolution JPEG. Good luck to all who enter and enjoy the beautiful trails. Enjoy all the goings-on and the beautiful outdoors that we are surrounded by.

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he NCSPCA is happy to announce that we have seen a wave of recent adoptions! Sweet Beagle Shiloh, tabby cats Stanley and Ollie, black beauty felines Simba and Cocoa, and long-term resident cat Allex have all gone to their forever homes. We are hoping the Spring Fever adoption continues and many more of our furry friends find forever homes within the next few weeks. Now is a great time to stop by the new shelter at 7700 Route 9N in Elizabethtown to meet our many adoptable animals. Our featured pet this week is Arwen, a good-natured Border Collie/Boston Terriermix with a big, beautiful smile. This gentle little lady had a rough start during her first two years of life, but has adjusted well to life at the shelter and has a terrific attitude. Arwen gets along well with other dogs outside the home, but would really like to be queen of her castle. She is house trained and has manners as well as personality and looks... if you are seeking an all-around great canine companion, Arwen is the dog for you.



he Town of Essex won an award at the recent Adirondack Park Local Government conference in Lake Placid. The Excellence in Design competition recognized the hamletÕ s new sewage treatment plant for its contribution to community livability and appeal, its good fit with the neighborhood and for the lessons and techniques it offers to other communities. Accepting the award on behalf of the town was Supervisor Sharon Boisen. Belden Noble Library director Tom Mangano announced the new summer hours, which are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m., Thursday from 1 to 6 p.m., Friday from noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Essex Community Church will host a fundraiser for the library on Sunday, May 5, at 7 p.m. Three different musical acts will perform, including the folk quartet the Wannabes, blues guitarist Russ Bailey and Vicaro and Sonnett, purveyors of fine oldies. The suggested donation is $10 and there will be light refreshments. On Monday, May 6, head on over to the Whallonsburg Grange to learn how to make tortillas with James Graves of Full and By


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reat weather to start getting outside to do yard work or just walking, have seen several bikers going by, the sounds of nature are great. I attended another meeting this past week on what is going on about the dam project. These things take time and they call for certain requirments before anything can even get to a final answer. The project has been put out for proposal to come up with answers to what would be the outcome if we keep the dam in place or take it out. Then when the the firm they pick is chosen, then they come back with the details of what the answers would be for the public to pick the next direction. So stay tuned and be sure to come to those public presentations to render your choice. This is the season for many of us to do clean up around our homes, if you should come up with any items containing scrap metal, the Reber United Methodist Church is collecting all such items and they use the proceeds to assist them with their purchase of heating fuel for their church. If interested call Doug West at 963-7235. Along with the spring flowers popping up, each week we see more an more of our favorite winter snow birds returning and taking up residence, glad you are back. Congratulations to the Champlain Valley

Film Society for still serving the area communities with great films, hard to believe it has been 10 years since a small group on interested person got together and floated this idea, and look how it has grown. A reminder and hopeful that you remembered to write a note of appreciation to Catherine Sullivan of times spent with her, she taught here for 44 years and been in this community for more than that. Her address is 3749 Main Street, Willsboro, N.Y. 12996. She now spends much time in her home and does not get out very little - loves mail. Reading to children is still highlighted in our local Kindergarten classes, once again they invite parents, and other family members to bring the children in their class to come in night cloths at 6 p.m. and listen to a guest story teller come and share a few stories before bed time. I was honored to be asked to to be the guest reader this past week. Happy Birthday to: Claudia Russell May 2, Arlene Bigelow May 2, Katie Shephard May 3, Adam Robare May 4, Larry Page May 5, Alesis McVicker May 8, Marion Helmes May 9, Shelly Wing May 9, Kenneth Feeley May 9, Blanche Bruno May 10, Courtney Blanchard May 10, Mark Knickerbocker May 10, Louanne Morgan May 11, Clayton Cross My 11, Austin Ferris May 11, Zoe Knickerbocker Hill May 11.




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Farm-fresh to be distributed in Warren Co. through CSA program WARRENSBURG Ñ Fresh, naturally-grown vegetables, meat, eggs and yogurt Ñ all produced locally in the Adirondacks Ñ will be available this summer in Warrensburg as well as North Creek and Glens Falls due to a new Farm Share program. Warrensburg Beautification has partnered with Juniper Hill Farm of Wadhams in Essex County to bring the highest quality produce to Warren County Ñ non-GMO and pesticide free, Farm Share Coordinator Teresa Whalen said this week. Ò Invest in your local economy, help small organic growers, and have convenient access to affordable, nutrient rich foods for your family and friends,Ó she said. Whalen is a founder of Warrensburg Beautification. Distribution points in Warren County include Monday-afternoon deliveries to Warrensburg Senior Center on Main St., to the North Creek Farmers Market at the train depot on Thursday afternoons, and to the Open Door Kitchen at 47 Lawrence

St. in Glens Falls on Tuesdays. In Essex County, distribution points include the weekly Farmers Market in Schroon Lake on Monday mornings in the town hall parking lot. The Farm Share program is a flexible edition of Community Supported Agriculture. Last year Juniper Hill Ñ in conjunction with Warrensburgh Beautification and other organizations Ñ established a series of workplace outlets in a wide region spanning from Saranac Lake to Saratoga Springs. This year, they are expanding the program new distribution points to accommodate the public. The shares, or bags of produce Ñ fully customizable Ñ will be distributed weekly during the summer. Besides produce, the program is offering farm fresh eggs, yogurt, cheeses, meats, poultry and field-grown flowers. Flexible payment plans are available, and clients may pre-order online from the weekly offerings, or let the farm choose from their plentiful selection. All fruits and vegetables are picked within 24 hours prior to delivery. Payment early in the season Ñ prior to harvestÑ helps farmers when they need it most, so savings are passed on to consumers, Whalen said.

Alcohol proposal headed to full essex County board By Keith Lobdell ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The proposal for Essex County to go dry an hour earlier passed through the Ways and Means Committee April 29. The resolution in support of changing the hours in which an establishment can sell alcohol from 4 a.m. to 3 a.m. passed through the committee, 13-2, making its way to a weighted full board vote May 6. Newcomb Supervisor George Canon and Schroon Supervisor Michael Marnell were the dissenting votes, while Ed Hatch (Willsboro), Deb Malaney (Ticonderoga) and Randy Preston (Wilmington) were not in attendance.

Ò My local establishment is not in favor of this so I am not going to support it,Ó Canon said. Ò Warren County has not made up its mind and with Schroon being so close to Warren County, I think that we should be of the same mind,Ó Marnell said. Chesterfield Supervisor Gerald Morrow said that the other surrounding counties all had different hours to end alcohol sales. Ò I do not think that we need to wait for Warren County to do anything because they may not do anything,Ó Morrow said. Ò Franklin County is 3 a.m. Clinton County is 2 a.m. I would like to see this continue at 3 a.m.Ó Jay Supervisor and board Chairman Randy Doug-

las said he supported the change, but wanted to look into special exemptions. Ò My two local establishments have no problem with a one hour change,Ó Douglas said. Ò I would like to see something done about a special event. We have our softball tournament and other events but right now I think you can only get an exemption for New Year Õ s.Ó Ò I do agree that special events would be a good exception,Ó Elizabethtown Supervisor Margaret Bartley said. Mac MacDevitt of the Prevention Team said that after the resolution is passed, it would still be reviewed by the New York State Alcohol Review Board, who would then hold a public hearing locally.

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Not the time for petty politics Common sense, political convenience


f you want the type of finger-pointing and sabre-rattling that often comes with state and federal government, then look no further than the small Essex County town of Elizabethtown. Over the past year-and-a-half, a constant battle between the current administration and members of the ousted old guard have exchanged a firestorm of accusations and inuendo at board meetings, through letters to the editor and other avenues. In the most recent exchange, former town board member Ken Fenimore requested, through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIL), the endof-year financial records of the town from current supervisor Margaret Bartley. Bartley and the town complied with the request and sent Fenimore the documents. One critical mistake was made, however. The financial information was handed over with account numbers to the townÕ s reserves listed for all to see. The bank statements were then posted at the Elizabethtown Post Office along with remarks criticizing the town board. Fenimore later admitted to posting the information. A post office employee removed the documents, only to find them re-posted the next day. This is the most recent example of a battle between the old regime and the new blood that has been taking place since the 2011 election, when Bartley edged Merrihew, 254-238, for the position of supervisor. Merrihew was gracious in defeat, but some supporters were not, including a handful of party faithful who went so far as to blame this newspaper for the loss. Since that time, banter has gone back and forth over several topics with each side having a cadrer of supporters. Topics have included the legality of town meetings under the Open Meetings Law; the handling of the Otis Bridge removal; a land deal between the county and Bartley along with her husband, Harry Gough; the management of the townÕ s sewer project; the budget process and the handling of the town’s finances. There should always be room to seek answers from political officials and bring “sunlight” to government proceedings. We, the people, have the right to know what our elected officials are doing with our tax dollars and how they are leading our towns, counties, states and country. Disagreement can occur, as people have differing opinions, leadership styles, backgrounds and trains of thought. When disputes arise, leaders should then come together and solve the problems with debate and compromise, one not being effective without the other. Look no further than the recently signed contract between the Essex County employees

union, CSEA, and the county, where both sides openly admitted that they did not get everything they wanted, but came to a compromise with the best interest of all involved. In this case, however, the battle lines that have been drawn have seldom been solely about only the issues. The tone of letters and statements from both camps has increasingly turned personal, sarcastic and even a little hateful toward one another. The monthly call-and-response that is playing out on local editorial pages has devolved into a Ò are too, are not,Ó name-calling, playground war of words. While some of the participants in this dance have maintained the high road, others exited that path and the time has come for this senseless squabble to end. What is playing out is the type of politics that we find unacceptable in Washington and in Albany, with people unwilling to lose themselves in the greater good and instead placing more emphasis on the letter that follows their last names. People engaged in government need to be less concerned with party politics and more concerned with the politics of the people. ThatÕ s when work gets done, when people work together and set aside their personal agenda for the common good. That doesnÕ t happen under a Hatfield vs. McCoy clash for power. Local politics is for many of our youth their first experience with public service and presents them with their first impression on how to conduct ones self in public. ItÕ s important to learn how to express your views and how to cooperate with those of different views. Public servants must learn to work together for the good of the people they serve. Petty and vindictive battles like Elizabethtown is experiencing only serve to create further discord within the community rather than pride in the performance of the community uniting despite differences. At the same time, there is one thing we will never do and that is stifle the debate by refusing to publish letters from Mrs. Bartley or Mr. Fenimore, as some have suggested. Letters to the editor are one of the few places where people can have an open conversation on the issues of the day and not hide behind a screenname or anonymous post. Whether you agree or disagree with the opinion, people who write letters are more likely to do one thing than those who hide behind anonymity Ñ think before pressing send. WeÕ d just like to see the time wasted on these personal vendettas spent instead on the greater good of the people of Elizabethtown. Ñ

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t almost boggles the in our government. When mind how quickly our forced, theyÕ ll do no more elected officials can than the limited amount remove when properly motiquired to maintain their govvated and when, in their colerning status. We should exlective judgment, know they pect more. must act. Last weekend those IÕ ve written about it before stars aligned over the disand itÕ s time to encourage it graceful display of the furonce again: We must demand loughed Air Traffic Controlterm limits on the individuals lers by the Federal Aviation we elect to represent us. Last Dan Alexander Administration. The automatweek, U.S. Rep. Matt Salmon ic budget cuts related to the (R-AZ) introduced an amendThoughts from sequester that forced the FAA ment to the U.S. Constitution Behind the Pressline to furlough air traffic controlwhich would limit the numlers, was quickly resolved. ber of terms that a member of The FAA was trying to cope with $637 Congress may serve to three in the House of million worth of cuts. They chose to close Representatives and two in the Senate. Sen. 149 air-traffic control towers across the U.S. David Vitter (R-LA) has introduced the same which delayed thousands of flights a day. So congressional term limits in the U.S. Senate. the House passed a measure to stop the furTerm limits for members of Congress have loughs and sent it to on to President Obama been spotlighted in recent weeks as former for his quick signature. The Senate agreed to Senator and Vice Presidential nominee Joe give the Department of Transportation the Lieberman announced that after reflection on ability to transfer $250 million to the FAA. So his 24 years in office he now supports term much for having their hands tied. limits. LiebermanÕ s statement was followed Sequester was the cowardÕ s way out for all by a poll conducted by the Gallup Organibranches of the federal government. Neither zation released last week showing that the Congress nor the President did their job to American people would vote for congressiosolve the financial problems facing the nanal term limits by a 75-21 margin. tion. Each blames the other for being unwillMembers of Congress are hearing from ing to step forward with solutions to solve their constituents that they want the tough these difficult problems. Clearly the adminisissues resolved rather than this repeated tration has the ability to either make the pubkicking of the can down the road approach. lic feel the pain of the sequester cuts or act The public realizes that a constitutional wisely to use government funds to minimize amendment limiting terms for members of the hardship of sequester on U.S. citizens. Congress may be the only way to make our Now we hear, according to recent reports, political system work again. ItÕ s time to put House and Senate leadership from both parour foot down and itÕ s time to put citizens ties are engaged in discussions to exempt back in charge. It is time to finally pass conlawmakers and congressional staff from engressional term limits. rolling in the health care exchanges as part of This wonÕ t be an easy battle despite the the Affordable Healthcare Act, now known strong public sentiment. To become part of as ObamaCare. U.S. Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV) the U.S. Constitution, the amendment reresponded to these developments, demandquires a two-thirds vote in each house of ing that lawmakers be beholden to the same Congress and ratification by three quarters laws they have imposed on the American or 38 out of 50 states. ItÕ s time to speak up people. He also expressed disappointment and speak out. Term limits are long past due, that leadership staff and committee staff exbut their time has now come if we want a empted themselves from the law when it was government for the people and not the polibeing drafted. ticians who repeatedly place their interests I wonder how much longer the American above ours. public and the national media can continue to allow our elected officials to govern in this Dan Alexander is associate publisher and CEO manner? These recent actions clearly point of Denton Publications. He may be reached at to the degree and extent of the breakdown


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Letters to the editor

Thankful for support

Run a success

Keep the town clean

To the Valley News: The 2012-13 Plattsburgh Youth Hockey 16U Boys Midget team was formed with the simple purpose of giving local hockey players the opportunity to play some additional games around their respective high school schedules. The team was made up of players from PHS/Seton, Lake Placid, Beekmantown, Saranac/Peru, and Saranac Lake high schools, who came together and developed a respectful and determined team spirit which resulted in a second place finish in the NYS Tier II Championships, earning them a trip to the USA Hockey 16U Tier II National Championships in Troy, Michigan, where they represented the North Country very well. The team could not have achieved their successes without the support of many local individuals, organizations, and businesses whose generous contributions made the season and the trip to the National Championship possible. The players, coaches, and parents would like to extend a sincere Ò Thank YouÓ to the following: the PYH Board of Directors, Lake Placid Youth Hockey, Fountain Brothers American Legion Post 1619, Post 1619 Sons of the Legion, Post 1619 Auxiliary Unit, American Legion Riders, Plattsburgh Police Local 812, NYSCOPBA Adirondack, Cadyville Gulf DEP, GirouxÕ s Poultry Farm, Mold-Rite Plastics, Lake Placid Pub & Brewery, Plattsburgh Lodge of Elks #621, Rick Lamberton (Jreck Subs), Stephen Tahy (Tahy Real Estate), Rick Young (Young Lyon Floor Covering), Ameri-Can North Sports Center, ORDA, Reg & Barbara Clark, the Craig Ormsby family, Billy Joe & Pearl Leopard, Jenn Lord, Irene & Mike Rock, Billy Jette, Carl McClusker, Tom Carlsen, Norma Goff, and George Caswell & Patty Plumadore. Again, a sincere thanks to all our supporters and fans. We could not have done it without you! The PYH 16U coaches Keith Clark Matt Stetz Dave Champagne Steve Gagnier

To the Valley News: The Moriah Teachers Association Scholarship Committee would like to express its sincere appreciation to all who worked to make our recent 5K run/walk a success. A special thanks goes out to the Essex County SheriffÕ s Department, the New York State Police and the Moriah Police Department for the great job directing traffic and keeping everyone safe, the MCS National Honor Society members for keeping time, volunteers who donated food for the event and of course all the runners and walkers who participated. Mike Stahl Port Henry

To the Valley News: I moved to Willsboro five years ago. I moved there because as I child I spent summers in Willsboro, and fell in love with the pristine beauty of The Adirondack Mountains, Lake Champlain and all of what the surrounding area had to offer someone like myself who is a lover of the mountains and the unspoiled beauty of nature which the Adirondack park is known for. Since moving here however I have noticed a growing, and very disturbing problem with my otherwise beautiful town. That problem is pollution, and the level of the problem is quite shocking and alarming. I live in a small community of homes on Willsboro point which is a peninsula surrounded on three sides by Lake Champlain, and Willsboro bay, respectfully. On my daily walks with my dog I have noticed an ever increasing level along the roads in the woods, and in the drainage trenches which flow into culverts and eventually directly into Lake Champlain. This pollution includes beer cans and bottles, household garbage, tires, food wrappers and containers, used, soiled diapers and even one spot where a local family has made a habit of dumping their kitty litter, complete with kitty turds, into the drainage trench on the side of the road on a regular basis. Again these drainage culverts flow direcly into lake Champlain. It’s almost at the point where IÕ m afraid to walk my dog because of a fear of what he may scoop up with his mouth if if IÕ m not paying close attention to everything he sniffs. Not to mention the damage thatÕ s being done to the eco system, such as the soil the ground water, and the wildlife. The disturbing part is that this pollution is not the work of out of towners, or seasonal visitors, but of the residents who live here. When I was very young I learned that polluting the environment was not O.K. We were taught both at home and in school the damage that pollution does not only to the ecosystem, but to our health, and the health of our loved ones, our pets, and our wild life. Unfortunately the type of pollution that IÕ m seeing seems to be the work of adults rather than young uninformed children, ie. alcoholic beverage containers, household trash, tires, diapers, cat litter etc. I have lived in Southern New York most of my life in an urban area, and also spent some time living in urban Tampa Florida. I have never seen, in any community that I have lived in this level of pollution. The fact that no one is addressing it is even more disturbing. I have notified the local government, the EPA and the DEC on several occasions, and to my knowlege nothing has been done to address the problem. The garbage and the cat litter continue to pile up. I recently had a friend visit me from Florida. I was eager to show off the unspoiled beauty of my beloved Adirondack Park and Lake Champlain, but was quickly mortified when taking her for a walk down to the Lake shore the first thing she remarked on was how Ò disgustingÓ all the garbage on the side of the road was, and she couldnÕ t believe that people would discard their trash in such a way and also that it is left there to rot into the ground, and flow into the lake. Needless to say I was mortified. IÕ m sure that as a community there must be something that can be done about this. Perhaps a community clean up day where volunteers could organize and help clean our community, along with efforts to inform the public with some type of educational campaign to help people understand that when they pollute the envireonment they are not only making their community look ugly, but they are endangering the health and welfare of themselves and their loved ones. Perhaps even posting signs that would discourage the pollution, or maybe putting out trash recepticles along some of the streets that are seriously affected to save people the trouble of having to carry their trash home and dispose of it properly, and also to make it easier for pedestrians and passers by to pick up trash and dispose of it as they pass by and notice it. This is supposed to be a protected area. A designated state park where nature is meant to be protected, preserved, and enjoyed by residents and visitors. Unfortunately, the streets and roads surrounding the area where I live are some of the filthiest I have ever seen. I would like to see an effort made by my local government, members of my community, and any local agency or stewardship group to address and take steps to correct this growing and disturbing problem. William Rock Willsboro

Respect the flag during parades To the Valley News: The great American tradition of parades is almost upon us again. There is another great American tradition, that of respect for that which deserves it. Who can deny the stirring of the breast on hearing the marching band or seeing the flying of the American Flag of the Color Guard smartly marching down the street leading the parade. What is disheartening though, is not to see respect for the flag that our veterans have fought and died for. Twenty years ago, it would be unheard of to see the flag passing and not rise to your feet and remove your hat in salute to this symbol of liberty. Today, sitting and wearlng of headgear is all too commonplace on the parade routes. Please, go, enjoy the parade, but for all veterans both alive and deceased, and all that they fought and died for, remove your hat, stand quietly with your hand over your heart and show how much we appreciate our freedom and the symbol of that freedom in our flag - Old Glory. Long may she wave and long may we respect her and fight for her freedom. Richard Cutting Essex County Sheriff Elizabethtown

Enough is enough To the Valley News: I think I can speak for at least half of the town of Elizabethtown when I say enough is enough. We have the facts. We are free to make up our own minds. Most of us are capable of attending meetings and speaking up if we have questions. I know before this town, which I grew up in, is completely the laughing stock of New York State or ruined by hate and division, please stop. We all know how to tear down, now lets work together to build up. Find a hobby, pick a project, pick up trash, do something for the elderly, the youth, the SPCA, go to church and follow GodÕ s commandments. No more negative letters of condemnation, we all live here, if it was so bad, weÕ d move. Make people feel welcome. If there were no sides in politics think what a better earth this would be. I love Elizabethtown, have always tried to serve, been burned a few times, but I donÕ t choose to destroy. Enjoy what we have here. Choose to grow. Gay Olcott Elizabethtown

Interpretation of amendment To the Valley News: Ò A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.Ó - Second Amendment, U.S. Constitution In his letter to the editor on April 6 Don Mauer maintains that Ò the overarching purposeÓ of the Second Amendment was to guarantee that Ò the people would have the right to secure their freedom from a tyrannical government.Ó He goes on to argue that because weapons technology was the same on both sides of the revolutionary war-the colonists who formed militias and the British soldiers both had single shot, muzzle loading weapons--that today there must be parity between what weapons citizens can physically Ò keep and bearÓ and what the armed forces of a tyrannical government can physically Ò keep and bear.Ó This parity argument implies that citizens have the right to bear shoulder-launched cruise missiles capable of downing airplanes, hand-held grenade launchers, the xm25, machine guns, mines, flamethrowers, etc. Using words close to, but significantly different from those in the Second Amendment, Mr. Mauer does imbed citizensÕ gun rights within a Ò well trainedÓ militia. (The 2nd Amendment, however, refers to a Ò well regulated militia,Ó which, to the courts, means government regulated) Mr. Mauer does not, however, refer to state militias (today known as the National Guard) because they would presumably be the armed forces of a allegedly tyrannical government. Rather, his letter suggests he has in mind well-trained private militias which would fight the National Guard. If my interpretation of Mr. MauerÕ s letter is correct, I respectfully disagree. Of course individuals and organizations certainly have a First Amendment right to express their opinions about the meaning of the Constitution. But it is the judiciary, and above all, the U.S. Supreme Court that has the legal authority to interpret the meaning of the Ò maddeningly ambiguousÓ Second Amendment. The Supreme Court has in fact rendered a decision that contradicts Mr. MauerÕ s claims. In 2008, in D.C. v. Heller, the Court interpreted the Ò keep and bear armsÓ verbs of the Second Amendment. The central question in the case was whether individual citizens have a right Ò to bear arms in defense of themselves and the stateÓ independent of service in a state militia. Yes, the Court concluded, there is. But this individual right is subject to limitations. Justice ScaliaÕ s Heller opinion did indicate in dicta (not part of the legal ruling in the case) some of the limitations in clear contradiction of Mr. MauerÕ s argument in favor of weapons-parity between Ò the peopleÓ and the armed forces. The CourtÕ s reasoning ran as follows: At the time the Second Amendment was adopted the weapons it protected were in common use for both home and the militia. As Mr. Mauer correctly states, they were the same--single shot, muzzle loading weapons. That was then but not now. Weapons not protected by the Second Amendment, Justice Scalia wrote, were those not in common use at the time. In todaysÕ world, Justice Scalia stated, sophisticated weapons required for an effective militia are Ò highly unusual in society at large.Ó Because sophisticated military weapons are highly unusual--not in common private use--there is no Second Amendment right to keep and bear them. Underscoring this point, Justice Scalia point to the National Firearms ActÕ s restrictions on machine guns. In sum, the CourtÕ s take on modern military technology undermines, rather than supports, Mr. MauerÕ s parity argument. What about the peopleÕ s right of armed resistance or revolution against what some see as tyrannical government? The Heller decision provides little support for this supposed overarching guarantee of Second Amendment. Justice Scalia cites with approval an 1886 decision of the Court holding that states may control and regulate Ò military bodiesÓ (paramilitary organizations) except those authorized by the militia laws of the U.S. And we should not forget part of Art. I, Section 8 of the Constitution which confers on Congress authority to call forth the Militia Ò to suppress insurrections.Ó Monique Weston Keene

Guest viewpoint

Walk to help find a cure for ALS The ALS Raising Hope Foundation is excited to share that we will be hosting the Walk of Hope and Spring Festival on Saturday, May 25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Trinity Park, Plattsburgh, with registration at 8 a.m., to support research for cures for neurodegenerative diseases, (ALS, AlzheimerÕ s, HuntingtonÕ s, ParkinsonÕ s, and more). Dr. Merit Cudkowicz, Chief of Neurology at MGH, is joining us and kindly will be available for questions. She believes that collaboration across disciplines and fields holds answers and says that “we have the talent and ability to innovate in ways that can redefine our field. So let’s aim for the stars.” Our support can fuel research to save our loved ones. We welcome you to join us in this quest to fund cures. The Dalai Lama is credited with saying, Ò If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.Ó I think he would genuinely love to see all that is accomplished in the North Country by generous, ordinary people who make a huge difference with their support of charitable causes. We have a great group of volunteers working to make this a wonderful day filled with activities and opportunities to contribute. (And if you would like to volunteer we will gladly accept your help.) It is easy to join an existing team, start your own team, or to make a donation by visiting or to Darlene Long at 976 Fuller Road in Peru, New York. Shel Silverstein thoughtfully wrote, Ò Listen to the mustnÕ ts, child. Listen to the donÕ ts. Listen to the shouldnÕ ts, the impossibles, the wonÕ ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me ... Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.Ó Working together, anything - and everything - can happen. Darlene Long ALS Raising Hope Foundation

Birding events scheduled

WHALLONSBURG Ñ Ò Bird LanguageÓ will be presented by Connor Stedman at the Whallonsburgh Grange Friday and Saturday, May 3 and 4,. The event is sponsored by Elizabeth Lee, Outdoor Guide and Northeast Wilderness Trust. The Friday, May 3 evening presentation, from 7 to 9 p.m., will be on bird language, the communication network of the forest, long understood by trackers from around the world. It offers a unique window into ecology, animal behavior, and the relationship between people and nature. This presentation will introduce the core patterns of bird language through images, sound and storytelling. Suggested donation is $10. No preregistration is necessary. On Saturday, May 4, there will be a field workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $45. Enrollment is limited and preregistration is required. If there is sufficient interest they will add a field class on Sunday. Contact Elizabeth Lee at for registration information.

Library to host story time

KEESEVILLE Ñ The Keeseville Free Library will host story time Tuesday, May 7, at 10 a.m. This monthÕ s theme is Ò Monkey Business.Ó All preschoolers are welcome. For more information, call 834-9054.

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CFES to host building dedication

ESSEX Ñ College For Every Student (CFES) will unveil the brand new CFES Center at 2303 Main Street in Essex on Friday, May 10, during a dedication ceremony from 5 to 8 p.m. Former New York Gov. George Pataki, Congressman Bill Owens, Senator Betty Little, Assemblyman Dan Stec, and other dignitaries are expected to kick off the event. CFES President and CEO Rick Dalton will say a few words and introduce former CFES Scholars from cities like Harlem and rural communities like Willsboro. College For Every Student moved from Cornwall, Vt., to Essex 12 months ago. In August, CFES acquired the post office building on Main Street. The newly renovated building houses staff offices on the second floor and a ground-floor rental space next to the post office. The former Essex Theatre, which operated on site until the 1960s, was razed to make room for the CFES Center, where CFES staff will conduct trainings and workshops for educators and students and their families from CFES school communities. The activities and operations of the CFES headquarters will contribute substantially to the economic development of the region, creating 15 jobs and bringing hundreds of thousands of dollars in business to attendant service providers.


WORSHIP IN YOUR COMMUNITY AU SABLE FORKS St. James’ Church - Epliscopal (Anglican Catholic) Rev. Patti Johnson, Seacon. Services: Wed. 6:00 p.m. Evening Prayer and Healing Service. Holy Eucharist Sunday - 10:00 a.m. Phone 518-593-1838 or 518-647-5312. United Methodist Church - Main Street. 647-8147. Sunday 11 a.m. - Worship Service. Email: Holy Name Catholic Church - 14203 Rt. 9N, Au Sable Forks, 647-8225, Rev. Kris Lauzon - Pastor, John J. Ryan - Deacon, Masses: Mon. & Wed. 5:15pm, Thurs. & Fri. at 8am, Sat. 4pm, Sun. 10:30am. Confessions (reconciliation) Sat. 3:15-3:45pm. BLACK BROOK St. Matthew’s Catholic Church - 781 Silver Lake Rd., Black Brook, 647-8225, Rev. Kris Lauzon - Pastor, John J. Ryan - Deacon, Masses: Closed for Winter Season BLOOMINGDALE Pilgrim Holiness Church - 14 Oregon Plains Rd., 8913178, Rev. Daniel Shumway - Sunday: Morning Worship 11am, Sunday School 10am, Evening Service 6:30 pm; Wednesday: Prayer Service 7 pm. CLINTONVILLE United Methodist - Rt. 9N. 834-5083. Sunday, 11 a.m. Worship Service. Pastor Rev. Joyce Bruce. ELIZABETHTOWN St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church - Court Street. 873-6760. Father Francis Flynn, Mass Schedule: Saturday 4:30 p.m., Sunday 10:30 a.m., Weekdays: Consult Bulletin. Thursday 10:15 a.m. Horace Nye Home. Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 3:30 p.m. 4:10 p.m. Website: Church of the Good Shepherd (Episcopal) - 10 Williams Street. 873-2509. Sunday, Holy Communion 8 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Healing Prayer Service: Every Wed. 6:30 p.m. Men’s Group: Every Fri. 7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Rev. David Sullivan or Ann Marie Speir. All are welcome. Email: Web: United Church of Christ (Congregational) - Court Street. 8736822. Rev. Frederick C. Shaw. Worship Service: Sun. 11 a.m.; Sunday School ages 4 - grade 6. Nursery service Email: ESSEX St. Joseph’s Catholic Church - Rt. 22. 963-4524. Rev. John Demo, Admin. No Mass in Essex from Columbus Day to Memorial Day, closed for the Winter. Essex Community United Methodist Church - Corner of Rt. 22 and Main St. 963-7766. Rev. John E. Hunn. , Sunday Worship - 10:15 AM, Sunday School - 10:15 AM. web page: detail/375 St. John’s Episcopal Church - Church Street. 963-7775. Holy Communion and Church School, Sunday 9:15 a.m., Morning Prayer, Wednesday 9 a.m. Community Potluck Supper, Tuesday 6 p.m. Old Testament Bible Study, Wednesdays 10 a.m., Rev. Margaret Shaw. Email: Foothills Baptist Church at Boquet - 2172, NY Rt. 22 in Essex. Formerly Church of the Nazarene. Wednesday Night Service at 6 p.m. Worship services are Sunday 11 a.m. & 6 p.m. Sunday school 9:45 a.m. Family Christian movies on the second Sunday of each month at 6:30 p.m., and Hymn sing on the 4th Sunday of each month at 6 p.m. Email: HARKNESS Harkness United Methodist Church - Corner Harkness & Hollock Hill Rds., Harkness, NY. 834-7577. Rev. Edith Poland. Worship 9:30 a.m. JAY First Baptist Church of Jay - Rev. Joyce Bruce, Pastor. Sunday Worship 9:30 a.m. KEENE St. Brendan’s Catholic Church - Saturday Mass at 4 p.m., Sunday Mass at 11:15 a.m.; Pastor: Rev. John R. Yonkovig; Pastor. Rectory Phone 523-2200. Email: St. Hubert’s All Souls Episcopal Church - Sunday Holy Eucharist 10 a.m., June 24 through September 9. Varying roster of priests celebrate communion each week. Keene Valley Congregational Church - Main Street. 5764711. Sunday Worship Services 10 a.m.; Sunday School 10 a.m. Choir Wednesday evening 7 p.m. and Sunday 9:15 a.m. KEESEVILLE Immaculate Conception - St. John the Baptist - 1804 Main Street, 834-7100. Monsignor Leeward Poissant. Ant. Mass Saturdays - 4 p.m. - St. John’s. Sunday Masses; 8 a.m. & 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception during the winter months. Email: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church - Clinton Street, Keeseville. 563-6836. Sunday Service 9 a.m. Rev. Blair Biddle. Keeseville United Methodist Church - Front Street, Keeseville. 834-7577. Rev. Edith Poland. Sunday School 11:00 a.m.; Worship 11 a.m. 834-7577. Email: The Good Shepherd Church of the Nazarene - 124 Hill Street, Keeseville, NY. 834-9408. Pastor Richard Reese. Sunday Service 10:30 a.m. & 5:30 p.m.; Sunday School 9:30 a.m.; Tuesday Prayer Service 7 p.m.; Wednesday Bible Study 7 p.m. Independent Baptist Church - Rte. 22 & Interstate 87, P.O. Box 506, Keeseville, NY. 834-9620. Sunday School 10:00 a.m., Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m., Sunday Evening Worship 6 p.m., Prayer Meeting & Bible Study - Wednesday 7 p.m.; Youth Group Sunday 6 p.m. Website: Email: Front Street Fellowship - 1724 Front Street, Keeseville, 834-7373. Pastor Warren Biggar. Sunday: Sunday School 9:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m., Worship Service 10:30 a.m., Tuesday: Home Prayer Groups 7 p.m. (Call for locations). Thursday: Ladies Bible Study 2:30 p.m. in Keeseville, 7 p.m. in Plattsburgh (Call for locations). 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Continued from page 1 Ò This is something that is directly aligned and will impact local economies,Ó ANCA Executive Director Kate Fish said. Ò We want to raise enough money to help our small theaters transfer. We cannot imagine our small towns without these theaters, and we feel that this is something that these communities can get behind. We are going to make sure that every local theater can make this transition.Ó Fish said that for the fourscreen setup at the Palace Theatre in Lake Placid, it would take about $300,000 for a com- A movie poster for the ‘Go Digital’ campaign in front of the Palace Theplete changeover of all screens. ater. Ò RegÕ s (Clark) goal is to get one ing to the movies with dinner and other events of the theaters changed over as soon as they can that help out all of the local businesses that surand then work on the rest,Ó said Naj Wikoff, round that theater.Ó who has worked with the film society on the isÒ (The people in) my cabin on Silver Lake sue. Ò However, then you have the theaters that won a trip to come to Lake Placid and see Star have only one screen and this is life or death to Wars,Ó said Aaron Woolf, who co-created the them. We want this to succeed for all of them. If trailer for the campaign. Ò Going to the theater we fail, then every single theater in the Adironreally is a community experience. Seeing a film dacks could close.Ó is collective and we want the next generation in The 10 theaters that have come together to our North Country towns and villages to have take part in the campaign include the Palace, that experience.Ó the Hollywood in Au Sable Forks, CinemaThe trailer will play in the 10 theaters that are theque in South Glens Falls, The Glen Drive part of the campaign, said ANCA CommuniIn of Queensbury, the Indian Lake Theater, the cations Director Melissa Hart, who added that Ogdensburg Cinema and the Adirondack State there will be a number of ways people can doTheater in Tupper Lake, along with a trio of nate to the cause. Strand Theaters located in Old Forge, Schroon Ò There will be pledge cards at the theaters, Lake and Plattsburgh. envelopes to mail in pledges and there will Ò A lot of people said that something has to also be bar codes that can be scanned by smart be done,Ó said John Huttlinger, president of phones to make donations through,Ó Hart said. the Adirondack Film Society. Ò Sen. Betty Little Fish added that people can either donate to called in the folks at ACNA to help coordinate a specific theater or to the overall campaign, this fundraising effort for these theaters.Ó which is also seeking corporate partners and Between showings of the trailer, people were donors along with help from state agencies. asked to talk about their experiences going to Ò Empire State Development is looking to crethe movies at their local theater. ate some bridge loans for the theaters,Ó she said. Ò I grew up on Main Street right across from For more information on the Go Digital or Go the Hollywood,Ó said Jay Town Supervisor and Dark campaign, visit the website adirondack. Essex County Board Chairman Randy Douglas. org/GoDigital, where you can also see the trail“There are a lot of first dates and a lot of memoer created for the local theaters. ries that come when you think about these local theaters. People also surround their evening go-

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Elizabethtown-Lewis board keeps budget under tax cap By Keith Lobdell ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The ElizabethtownLewis Central School Board of Education will present a budget to district voters that comes in below the state tax levy cap. Board members voted April 24 to adopt a 2013-14 spending plan that would call for $3,473,640 in revenue to come from district taxpayers, an increase of 3.99 percent ($133,280) from the $3,340,360 tax levy required for the 2012-13 budget. The district tax levy cap as calculated based off a 2 percent increase base with several factors taken into account was set at 4.28 percent.

Ò We want to continue to respond to the stateÕ s level of funding, not to react to it,Ó Superintendent Scott Osborne said. Ò We are always planning into the future with the budget. This year, the Legislature came through very well when they enacted the state aid, but we still fall into the same situation with about 95 percent of the public school districts that have less state aid funding then we did five or six years ago.” The plan calls for $7,683,421 in spending, and increase of $262,226 (3.53 percent) from the 2012-13 total of $7,421,195. Osborne said that the key areas of increase were health insurance (up $193,768), teacherÕ s retirement (up $78,394) and BOCES services (up $42,943). He added that he and the board looked at the

programs and services in the school and were able to find $287,350 in cost reductions as part of the adopted plan. Ò We did look at all of our BOCES programs and there were some positions that we felt that we could accomplish in-house, which will help us save,Ó Osborne said. Ò We also saw a savings in the re-alignment of our administration and with attrition, which will continue to be a common business practice for us and a lot of schools.Ó Osborne said that cuts were made with the intention to keep programs in place, although some may have to be scaled down. Ò Programs are not being eliminated, because often when something is eliminated, it never comes back,Ó Osborne said. Ò The board saw

areas where they could reduce some programs but not have to eliminate them completely.Ó As part of the budget, $500,000 of fund balance will be used to help lessen the tax base, down from the $550,000 used last year. “I would attribute that to the fiscal situation that is hitting almost every public school in the state, especially up here in the North Country districts,Ó Osborne said. Along with the budget, voters will also be asked to consider the purchase of a 30-passenger bus by the district. The public hearing on the adopted 2013-14 budget will take place Tuesday, May 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the school conference room. The budget vote will take place Tuesday, May 21, from noon until 8 p.m. at the school.

Westport school board, teachers make agreement that balances budget WESTPORT Ñ The Westport Central School board approved a $5,505,000 2013-14 budget to put before voters at a regular meeting on April 25. With the joined cooperation of the teachers association and the school board, an agreement was made that will keep the budget from exceeding the tax cap while keeping staff and curriculum. Ò We knew at the beginning that we were looking at well

15 percent increase in the tax levy and we knew that was unacceptable,Ó said Superintendent of Westport Central School Dr. John Gallagher. Ò We were looking at the possibility of having to reduce the staff across the board, half positions, quarter positions, and reductions in sports in order to get the budget to reach a level it had to be by the law. Ò Gallagher thanked the teachers association working with the board to secure jobs of all current employees. Ò As a result of that the teachers have made significant

Westport clean-up events to be led by school, town and chamber venture WESTPORT Ñ Building on an initiative by the Westport Central School, and partnering with the Town, the Westport Chamber of Commerce plans to launch an on-going clean-up and beautification campaign. On the morning of Thursday, May 23, students, faculty and staff at Westport will work in teams to do a Spring Clean Up around the community as they Ò Adopt our Town.Ó Principal Michele Friedman recently introduced the project at a school board meeting. When Chamber president Dee Carroll asked how the chamber members may help, business teacher Adam Facteau suggested by lending rakes and providing work gloves, water bottles, trash bags and bathroom facilities. The school is still in the development stages of the project. Last year, students and staff in grades K-12 cleaned Ballard Park and its beach. The intent is to expand last year Õ s project and hopefully make it an annual event. While the school was developing its plans, the Chamber, inspired by Wayne and Jayne Deswert, was developing theirs for an on-going beautification effort. A proposed beautification blueprint was developed in conjunction with Westport Supervisor Dan Connell. The Town Board approved Tuesday, June 11, as the day that the town crew would collect roadside hard-to-dispose-of items. The brush dump will be open both Saturday, May 25, and Saturday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at no charge. On Tuesday, May 21, Westporters are invited to a meeting to review the blueprint, form task teams, and outline what, where, who, how, and when to begin baby steps that will lead to a more attractive community. The gathering will be held at from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the town hall. This group will build on the help-helper exchange begun by the school. Ò By making our Town more attractive for ourselves we will build a sense of pride, thus making Westport a more inviting place for new residents and potentially for new businesses,Ó Carroll said. Ò WeÕ ll be all set to celebrate WestportÕ s bi-centennial in 2015.Ó

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$14,000 and the board also allocated the use of $144,000 in fund balances. Ò We ended up using $144,000 in fund balance, it canÕ t ever happen again. IÕ m not saying we canÕ t but we have a very low fund balance going out of this year,Ó said Gallagher. The district is already using a percentage of the fund balance for capital improvements on the facility. The budget is a 1.79 increase in the overall budget and a 3.85 increase in tax levy. The tax levy stays below the tax levy at $3,374,857.

The only materials that are allowed are: leaves, grass clipping, small branches no larger than three inches diameter, pine needles and wood chips. Not allowed are: stumps, tree limbs larger than three inches in diameter, construction debris, trash, painted or treated wood of any kind. The Town Board will monitor the use of the brush dump and set additional dates in the future.

The savings to the district also means the curriculum can stay as it is today keeping Advanced Placement courses and athletics. The school board will hold the public hearing on the adopted budget Tuesday, May 7 at 5:30 p.m. The annual school budget vote will be Tuesday, May 21. Ò WeÕ re a family here and what does a family do but take care of our kids,Ó said Gallagher.

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also agreed to eliminate an incentive that is paid to teachers with a MasterÕ s Degree. Gallagher said the incentive was included at a time when a MasterÕ s Degree was not mandatory to teach in public schools. Ò The process with the teachers was extremely cooperative and definitely two-sided,” said Gallagher. Gallagher said other things happened to help WCS reach a goal the board was happy with. For one, the district received an increase in state aide of $62,000 where it was first projected to be closer to

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ESSEX Ñ An AARP Driver Safety Program will be held at the Essex Community Church Tuesday, May 7, and Wednesday, May 8, from 9 a.m. until noon with instructor George Cantin. The course makes drivers eligible for a possible discount on insurance. For more information or to sign up, call 963-4445.

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WESTPORT Ñ The Westport Central School District Board of Education will hold its Public Budget Hearing and regular meeting on Tuesday, May 7, 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. Agenda items will include financial reports, appointment of election clerks and inspectors, and any other business that may come before the Board. All Board of Education meetings are open to the public.

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ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The Elizabethtown-Lewis Central School Board of Education will hold its regular meeting at 6 p.m. on May 9 in the Conference Room. There may be possible video or phone conferencing by a Board member. During the meeting, its anticipated board business will include: Recognize student and staff achievements; Adoption of policies; Update on transportation department staffing; Appointments and resignations. Everyone is welcome.

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ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The Essex County Democratic Committee is offering a candidate workshop on Thursday May 9, at 6:30 p.m. at the Hand House in Elizabethtown. The workshop will help Essex County residents who are interested in running for office in the Nov. 5 election. There will be assistance, information and help with the required paperwork, petitions and campaign strategies. Please contact Democratic Chairman Bethany Kosmider at or call 597-9760 for more information.

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ESSEX — There will be a “Lift Up Our Library” Benefit Concert for Belden Noble Library at Essex Community Church Sunday, May 5, at 7 p.m. The concert will feature The Wannabes, Russ Bailey, and Vicaro & Sonnett. Adult donation for admission is $10. For information, call 963-8079.

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ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ The Elizabethtown Social Center will sponsor the 34th annual Charles Pratt Memorial Road Race on Saturday, May 11. The course consists of a 4.4-mile run, beginning in Lewis and ending in front of the Social Center in Elizabethtown. Registration is at the Center from 8:30-9:45 with a 10 a.m. start. The registration fee is $20 for adults, $10 for children under the age of 12, $50 for a family, and includes a buffet lunch. Contact 873-6408 or for more information.

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ELIZABETHTOWN ÑT he New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), Office of Public Safety is pleased to announce a series of Investigating Animal Cruelty Workshops for 2013. This one day course will be offered May 11 in Essex County. If you have any questions about the training, please contact Scott Neff by email at or by telephone at 4857542.

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Continued from page 1 Ò Our classes are way bigger our gymnasium is bigger Ñ it is definitely different from the city,Ó Wadleigh senior Isaiah Rowe said. Ò I have one class that is just one section of the class that has 32 students in it.Ó Rowe said that he wanted to see something that was different from the high school experience that he had so far. Ò I especially wanted to get an experience that was outside of the city,Ó he said. Ò It is fun to see them on the farm, because it can be a big shock,Ó Willsboro student Tyler Bridge said. Ò They are a different group of people that have come into the school, but after we get to know each other it becomes fun and lively, just like we had been classmates for a while.Ó Bridge said that he was looking forward to the visit to Harlem and getting the chance to see a larger school. Ò They will see a big difference in any class they go to,Ó Rowe said. Ò I think that they will also get a fun experience when they have to travel on the subway to and from school.Ó Delores Roberts, CFES Liaison at Wadleigh Secondary School, said the experience is important for the students. Ò It is a matter of coming from the environment that you live in and to be exposed to things that they would not ordinarily get,Ó Roberts said. Ò There is a lot from this that they can use in their personal databases, and adding to your database allows you to fit into

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The following week, for students from Willsboro, including Bridge, traveled to New York City to be with students there. While the students did not get to go to classes with their peers, they were able to see how the students got around, where they lived and attend a leadership conference and the famed Apollo Theater. Ò It took me out of my comfort zone,Ó sophomore Kanesa Kohen said. Ò I like the city and actually getting a chance to see how they live every day. I

knew that it was a big city, but there were some parts that did not seem that big.Ó Ò It was a lot of fun to see what it is like to live in the city,Ó sophomore Kelsey Sloper said. Ò You can walk everywhere because everything is right next to them. There is no trip to Plattsburgh. You take the subway to school.Ó Senior Tiffani Tromblee said that there were several differences that her peers told her about between the two schools, including one that she had not thought about. Ò They said that our school lunches were a lot better here,Ó she said. Ò You always hear kids talk about school food, and that was kind of eyeopening.Ó Ò Experiencing their life is a lot different,Ó Bridge said. Ò I had been there with my parents before but seeing it for myself and having the independence of seeing the city with other teens was nice.Ó Bridge said that he first thought the experience would be a little intimidating, but

was soon able to settle in with his fellow students from the city. Ò It was fun to interact with the students because you think that there are going to be all these differences but we are all still teenagers and do a lot of the same things no matter where we live,Ó Bridge said. Ò Every year, it is just fun to watch and see how the students are so quiet at first and it just takes a matter of minutes for them to start bonding,Ó Willsboro CFES Advisor Marie Blatchley said. Ò ItÕ s fun for me because I already know what the results are going to be from having seen it happen. Every year there is someone like Tyler that says they find out that they are all just teenagers and going through the same things. ItÕ s great to see the process of the stereotypes being broken down on both sides.Ó

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Willsboro Outdoor World opens Saturday WILLSBORO Ñ Willsboro Outdoor World has announced that its Grand Opening will be on May 4. Willsboro Outdoor World is located on the corner of Route 22 & Bay Lane in Willsboro. The location was once Champlain Angler Sports, owned and operated by Jim and Tina Hotaling for many years. The Grand Opening will be from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m., with special events from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. There will be raffles, prizes, food, and fun throughout the afternoon.

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According to owner Kristen Hotaling, the recent upward spiral of fisherman attracted to Lake Champlain and its tributaries for Lake Trout and Landlocked Atlantic Salmon demands a premier destination point for fishing and outdoor supplies. Hotaling has fished Lake Champlain all of her life and is a second generation entrepreneur as her father owned and operated Trolling Tina Charters on Lake Champlain for more than 20 years. “I know the area and I know fishing, so this is my passion and I plan to run this business for the fishermen and outdoorsmen who have my same passion,Ó she said. Hotaling, who has a business degree from Plattsburgh State, knows the opportunity for this business existed as she has watched and observed the return of fishermen to Lake Champlain after the decrease in fish size and look due to the lamprey epidemic. With lamprey control programs set up both in New York and Vermont, the fish size has increased and the lamprey marks have diminished bringing back the fisherman that once fished for the catch of a lifetime. Ò This is a great opportunity for me and a great resource for the amateur and experienced outdoorsmen to have their needs met locally,Ó she said. For more information, call 637-2641 or email

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WAYNE FLEURY Military graveside services will be held for Wayne Fleury,60, of Manassas, Virginia and formerly of Westport NY, Friday May 10th at 11AM at the Essex County Veterans Cemetery in Westport NY.

ETHEL MAY WILLARD EDMONDS OCT 27, 1920 - JAN 22, 2013 Ethel May Willard Edmonds, loved being outside. She was 92, passed on Tuesday, Jana independent lady and very uary 22 at Elizabethtown determined to take care of Community Hospital. Born the yard by herself. on October 27, 1920 in For the past several years she Presque Isle, received mealsMaine, she was on-wheels. She the fifth child of was very fond of Samuel and Alall the volunteers vada Condon who showed up Willard. at lunch time. When Ethel was Her visits with quite young her them meant the mother passed world to her. so she was sent She also was to live with her very fond of aunt, uncle, and Wendy Preston, two older from the Office cousins in New Jersey. Later of the Aging, and many other her father married Etta Johnfriends and neighbors who ston, a teacher, and they would stop by to check on bought a dairy farm in Moriher and visit a while. ah. Ethel was surprised to Ethel is predeceased by Aulearn she had two older gustus, all of her siblings and brothers and two older sistheir spouses, and her son-inters when she was reunited law Ronald Brown. She is with her father. survived by her three daughEthel loved to roller skate, go ters, Linda Brown of Malta, to the movies, and always NY, Anne Stephens and her loved to brag that she sang husband, Blair, of Littleton, on the radio. Her chores on North Carolina, and Nancy the dairy farm included Gonyea and her husband, washing milk bottles, and Wesley, of Wilmington, NY. helping her father deliver She is also survived by eight milk to his customers. grandchildren; Kim BowLater when Ethel was 18 she man, Traci Brown, Jeff worked at Putnam Camp, St. Brown, Keith Stephens, Huberts, where she met AuTravis Stephens, Stephanie gustus (Gussie) Edmonds, Gates, Jennifer Call, and Nawhile he was doing some dine Hathaway, sixteen great carpentry there. They were grandchildren; Lauren, married on December 7, Grant, Torrin, Cooper, Tripp, 1940. Two years later their Ainsleigh, Grace, Blair, Karisfirst daughter, Linda, was sa, Tyler, Matthew, Makenborn. Gussie was drafted inzie, Cody, Whitney, Emma, to service (WWII) as was and Elyse. At the time of her Dave and Hannibal Edpassing there were three monds. Ethel and Linda went great great grandchildren; back to Moriah to live with Justice, Ragen, and Layla. A her father and stepmother. fourth, Aubrey, was born a Gussie was stationed in month after Ethel's passing. Texas and was sent to EuEthel was so grateful to the rope. volunteer ambulance squad. When the war ended Gussie She called on them quite ofwas discharged from the serten to assist her. Any donavice. He and Ethel bought tion to the Keene Valley Fire the home in Keene Valley, Department in Ethel's memowhich became Ethel's home ry would be greatly apprecifor 68 years. The second ated. child, Anne, arrived and then Burial will be at Norton the third child, Nancy. Cemetery in Keene, on FriEthel worked mainly seasonday May 10, 2013, at 11am al jobs so she could attend to with Reverend Fred Shaw, her own children. She liked from the United Church of to take her daughters to LinChrist, Elizabethtown, officicoln Pond to swim where ating, followed by a lunGus would join them for a cheon at Ethel's home in picnic after fishing. Keene Valley. Augustus passed in 1994 Always remember Ethel for from illness. Ethel learned to her big smile, laughter and do most everything herself. her big waves as she rode on She was often seen on her her lawn mower. lawn mower because she KATHRYN H. TROMBLEE JAN 23, 1924 - APR 27, 2013 Kathryn H. Tromblee 89, a Kathryn loved her family resident of Mineville, NY and friends, cards, bingo and passed away April 27, 2013 to find word puzzles. with her loving family at her Visiting was her favorite side. passtime. Kathryn was born in DanKathryn strengthes came nemora, NY on January 23, from always being true to 1924 daughter of Maude and herself and saying what was Arthur Young. on her mind. Kathryn is predecesed by her In 1928 Kathryn - a four year husband Willis Tromblee, old wss lost on Poke-O'daughters Louise (Tromblee) Moonshine while Blueberry Smith and Patrica Tromblee, picking and spent the night brothers Paul and Thomas in the woods - while search Young, sisters Anne Annis parties looked for her- she and Audrey Ottara. niver lost her agate berry Kathryn survivors include cup. her sister Elizabeth Young, A special thanks to the many daughter Lora Clark of Moriloving caregivers at the Hoah, Katrinka Tromblee of race Nye Nursing Home. DoWitherbee, Debra Walsh of nations can be made to the Port Henry, Katie Clark and Bingo fund in the activities husband Tim Clark from department at the Horace Elizabethtown, sons - Charles Nye in Kathryns memory. and Willis Tromblee of Calling hourse were held on Saranac Lake, Peter Tromblee Monday April 29, 2013 6and wife Penny of Lewis. 8pm at HFH in Port Henry. Kathryn is survived by 21 Funeral Mass at St. Petergrandchildren, 38 great Paul was held Tuesday at grandchildren and 22 great10:00am Burial Parish great grandchildren. Cemetary.

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Back after three years, Keene scores win against former ‘Beagle-ball’ mates By Keith Lobdell KEENE Ñ In 2010 and 2011, Beagle-ball was the buzzword in Section VII/Class D baseball. The team, comprised of student athletes from Keene and Westport, earned a pair of trips to the sectional championship game before not joining together as a merged team in 2012. This year, players from Keene and Westport came together again Ñ not as teammates, but to renew Keene pitcher acquaintances as foes on the diaColton Venner mond. The April 25 game between the former allies was also the first win for the Beavers, who defeated the Eagles 11-7 for their first victory wearing the home orange-andblack since a drop in numbers made them merge teams with Westport three years ago. Ò I am sure that they knew a little about the history between these teams,Ó Keene head coach and Athletic Director Fred Hooper said. Ò I didnÕ t want to put that added pressure on them saying that we needed to go out and play hard against a team we used to be a part of, our goal is to just get better every day because we do not have any kids who have played on a varsity team.Ó Hooper said that the way the team was brought together this season is a testament to the overall philosophy of the school they attend. Ò We have a couple kids who came out to play just so we could have a team,Ó Hooper said. Ò This team really embodies the true spirit of Keene Central School. You have guys who are really excited and want to get out there and play and they all came together as a group and said they wanted to play and bring baseball back to Keene.Ó

Through the early part of the season, the team has been able to focus on improving its fundamental skills as well as a team concept of the sport. Ò The attitude is just great,Ó Hooper said. Ò They all make every practice and they work hard until the end each day. The first couple of games we took it on the chin, but they came back each time wanting to get better and to continue to battle.Ó Ò We have a lot of people who have not played before,Ó sophomore Colton Venner, who pitched a complete game in the win, said. Ò We worked a lot of the fundamentals in the pre-season and the first game was just about getting into the flow of baseball and varsity. It wasnÕ t about the score. Everyone is giving their best effort all the time.Ó Ò This year we are looking to learn, and everyoneÕ s attitude has been great,Ó junior Brandon Dumas said. Ò Winning a game was nice, as well.Ó While no members of the current Keene roster were members of the Beagles (Beavers and EAGLES), Westport seniors Gabe Schrauf and John Doyle along with junior Tyrell Tryon were. So were current Eagles coaches Don and Chris Markwica, a father-son duo who were the cocoaches representing Westport and Keene, respectively. Ò I was not a member of the Beagles, but I remember watching them play together and working with coach (Chris) Markwica,Ó Venner said. Ò He helped me out a lot with pitching. It felt nice to see him again and to play as well as we did against them.Ó The April 25 game was the only scheduled meeting between the two squads this season, as they are in different divisions of the Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference.

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Elizabethtown-Lewis golfer Connor Marvin sticks his approach shot on the opening hole of the season in Willsboro, scoring a birdie en route to a low-round 37 as the Lions defeated the Warriors 4-2 April 29. Photo by Keith Lobdell

Westport’s Felicia Kurth closed out a 15-14 victory for the Eagles against Keene April 16. Photo by Keith Lobdell


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I Love NY launches Adk. Challenge webpage By Andy Flynn ELIZABETHTOWN Ñ Empire State Development officials this past week launched a webpage for Gov. Andrew CuomoÕ s Adirondack Challenge whitewater rafting event on the I Love NY website. The launch was made on the same day Ñ Monday, April 29 — the governor officially announced that the Adirondack Challenge would be held on July 21 in the town of Indian Lake, Hamilton County. The News Enterprise was the first to report on the date and place on its website April 24 after acquiring a tentative agenda for the event. The governor made his remarks on Susan ArbetterÕ s radio show, Ò The Capitol Pressroom,Ó on WBFO. He didnÕ t reveal any specifics. The I Love NY website Ñ http://iloveny. com/Summer/Themes/ADK-Challenge.aspx Ñ calls the 2013 Adirondack Challenge Ò a celebration of New YorkÕ s beautiful Adirondacks region, culminating in a day of water races, food, music and more!Ó It outlines the following components: •Invitational whitewater race •Internationally competitive flatwater race •Race-day festival with music, food, demos,

displays, kids activities and more •Lead-up calendar of fun events across the region More details are promised Ò soon.Ó Cuomo proposed the Adirondack Challenge, a national whitewater competition, on Jan. 9 during his annual State of the State address. However, since the speech, no details have been made publicly available, even though members of the Adirondack Challenge Steering Committee have been meeting and making arrangements. The idea came from a multiple-day rafting trip he and some friends took on the Indian and Hudson rivers in September 2012 with guides at Beaver Brook Outfitters, based in Wevertown. According to the tentative agenda, the Adirondack Challenge would feature a whitewater race for the governor and other elected officials and invited guests. Then there will be an internationally competitive flatwater event and a festival with food and music. That would include an awards ceremony hosted by the governor. In 2013, the event would be branded the Adirondack Challenge Kickoff Festival. Partners would include the Adirondack Watershed Alliance and the Hudson River Professional Outfitters Association in conjunction with the Adirondack Challenge Steering Committee. Marketing and promotion would be

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handled by I Love New York. The Adirondack Challenge is designed to highlight the Adirondack Park as a tourism region. In its first year, a July festival would “set the stageÓ for a 2014 event in the spring, when whitewater rafting conditions are typically optimal. The I Love NY website lists the Adirondack Challenge with other Travel Ideas around the state, including New York Beaches, NYS Museum Week, Family Fun, Path Through History and Wine, Beer & Spirits. The governorÕ s announcement came on the same day many Adirondack officials and tourism leaders were at the Adirondack Day festival in the Legislative Office Building in Albany. The event also featured a Taste of the Adirondacks segment with food and drinks from the Adirondack Park.

AU SABLE CHASM — North Star Underground Railroad Museum Opening Day, 1131 Mace Chasm Road, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 834-5180. Mini Bus Tour of Underground Railroad sites in Keeseville and Peru. UPPER JAY — Music Appreciation for Ages 3-6, with Julie Robinson Robards. Rhythm instruments, motion songs & storytime, Wells Memorial Library, 12230 New York 9N, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m. AU SABLE FORKS — Holy Name School’s Annual Spring Dinner/Auction at the American Legion, 11 Mc Crea Street, dinner 4-6 p.m. and auction at 6 p.m. JAY — Cuddle Magic will perform at the Recovery Lounge, 1 Springfield Road, 8 p.m. $10.

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WESTPORT — ZUMBA Class with Sarah, Westport Heritage House, Main Street, 6:30 p.m. $5. ESSEX — “Lift Up Our Library” Benefit Concert for Belden Noble Library, Essex Community Church, corner of NYS route 22 and Main Street, $10. 7 p.m. 963-8079.

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WILLSBORO — Free osteoporosis classes, Willsboro Congregational Church, NY Route 22, 10:30 a.m. 5463565. KEENE — Free osteoporosis classes, Keene Community Center, Church Street, 11:30 a.m. 546-3565. ELIZABETHTOWN — Turbo Kick boxing with Kye, Parish Hall, 7582 Court Street, 5 p.m. $7. WESTPORT — YOGA Class, Westport Heritage House, Main Street, 6 p.m. $10.

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Sell it local or sell it regionally! Call 1-800-989-4237 x201 today! or visit our self-service site at HOME IMPROVEMENT AFFORDABLE, CLEAN, SAFE and efficient wood heat. Central Boiler OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACE. Heats multiple buildings. Adirondack Hardware Company 518-834-9790 HAS YOUR BUILDING SHIFTED Contact Woodford Bros. Inc. for straightening, leveling and foundation repairs at 1-800-OLD-BARN /

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ESCAPE THE WINTER BLUES Avg. 250 Sunny Days New Construction in St. Augustine, Florida Choose your home lot, floorplan and location 904.797.6565

UPSTATE NY COUNTRYSIDE SPRING LAND SALE $5,000 Off Each Lot 6 AC w/ Trout Stream: $29,995 3 AC / So. Tier: $15,995 5.7 AC On the River: $39,995 Beautiful & All Guaranteed Buildable. Financing Available. Offer Ends 5/31/13. Call Now: 1-800229-7843


FOR SALE BY OWNER LP Mirror Lake Drive residence - $849,000

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LP Victor Herbert Road residence - $599,000



LP Main St. Office & Apts. $349,000

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LP Mill Hill income-producing residence/garage - $65,000

LOT FOR RENT Twin Ells MHP $270/mo. Water, Sewer, Garbage, Concrete Slab included. For Application Call 518493-6151 Incentives available for qualified applicants

REPLACEMENT WINDOWS $179 Installed. Double Hung Tilt-In. New $500.00 Tax Credit Avail. Lifetime Warranty. Call Now! 1866-272-7533.

SL Prospect Street - residence fix-up $49,000

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SL Prospect Street - .13 acre vacant land - $12,000


Dannemora Bouck Street residence - fix-up - $39,000

LAVALLEE LOGGING is looking to harvest and purchase standing timber, primarily Spruce , White Cedar & Chip Wood. Willing to pay New York State stumpage prices on all species. References available. Matt Lavallee, 518-6456351

Essex 2.7 acres vacant land $13,000

SL William Street - residence $65,000

Jay Ausable acres residence $99.000 Mooers 27.7 acres with house/ mobile home/barn - $220,000 Wilmington 2.7 acres/vac land on Ausable River - $12,000

REAL ESTATE 20 ACRES Free! Buy 40-get 60 acres. $0- Down, $198/mo. Money Back Guarantee No Credit Checks! Beautiful Views. Roads/Surveyed. Near El Paso, Texas 1-800-8437537 ADIRONDACK "BY OWNER" 1000+ photo listings of local real estate for sale, vacation rentals & timeshares. Owners: List with us for only $299 per year. Visit on-line or call 518-891-9919

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Owner Financing 518-523-2595

GEORGIA LAND SALE! Great investment! Developed 1Acre20Acre homesites. Augusta Area. Financing from $195/month. Owner 706-364-4200

ORGANIC FARM LIQUIDATION! LENDER MUST SELL! 5 acre $19,900 On sale 5/4! No closing costs! Gorgeous views, upstate NY Amish country. 3 hrs, NY City, 1/2 hour Albany. (888) 905-8847

TROUT STREAM 10 acres $39,900 Available 5/4! No closing costs! Beautiful forest, crystal clear stream, Gorgeous upstate NY. Amish country 1/2 hour from Albany! (888) 701-7509

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

GARAGE SALE/BARN SALE 10150 RTE 9N , KEENE, NY, . Look for REMAX sign. 1.8 miles Rte 73 going to E'town, May 3rd through May 26th. Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays ONLY! 9am-4pm. Antiques & Collectibles, art supplies, paintings, fishing gear, poles, flies, wood working & electric tools, home items etc. ATTN: GARAGE SALE ENTHUSIASTS! Buying or selling second-hand treasures?The NYS Department of State's Division of Consumer Protection, in conjunction with the Free Community Papers of New York, recommends checking the following websites to help assure that the item has not been recalled or the subject of a safety warning: http:/ and the Consumer Product Safety Commission at For other important recall and product safety information visit the Division of Consumer Protection at

FORT ANN VILLAGE WIDE SALE, May 4th & 5th. Antiques, Collectibles, Housewares, much more! Vendors Welcome. Call 518-639-8634 after 5pm. Great food and fun!

3 Brdm w/storage building. $850/mo. + utilities. References required. 518-532-9323 or 43585



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Moving Sale. May 4 & 5, 8-12. Jewett rd Skaneateles. Big items, small items, outdoor furniture sets, rugs, computer desk, shelves and lots more. Rain or Shine. WESTPORT, MOVING Sale 243 Halds Road, Westport, NY, Sat. & Sun., May 4-5, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Woodworking, electrical, & plumbing tools, saws & drills, refrigerators, Ultralite RV trailer, ATV, Canoe, Sporting Equipment, Dog Crates. Rain or Shine.


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$$$ SIGN ON BONUS $$$ ASSISTANT MANAGER & SALES ASSOCIATES Westport Mobil has immediate openings for Assistant Manager and Sales Associates. Apply in Person at: Westport Mobil 7341 NYS 9 N, Westport, NY 12993 No Phone calls

HEALTHCARE SERVICES - PERSONAL ASSISTANT seeking assist. for disabled teenager summer. Duties: help w/daily activities in home & community 6-8 hrs a day Drivers lic a must. Begin late June, need applicants ASAP. Keene

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Clinton County Real Estate Transactions Date Filed 4/18/2013 4/18/2013 4/18/2013

Amount $28,000 $125,000 $145,080

4/18/2013 4/18/2013 4/18/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/22/2013 4/22/2013 4/22/2013 4/23/2013 4/23/2013 4/23/2013 4/24/2013

$137,000 $65,000 $14,600 $30,000 $155,100 $121,000 $117,000 $125,000 $165,000 $79,900 $21,000 $180,856 $22,000 $55,000 $126,000 $194,900 $38,000 $118,000 $37,000 $117,500 $53,000

Seller Buyer Location Jonathan Magoon, Christa Magoon Michael LaPorte, Violet LaPorte Plattsburgh Beryl Harrold Randal Tedford Plattsburgh Joan Carpenter, Penny Converse, Jeffrey Kelly, Carla Kelly Plattsburgh James Carpenter, Earl Carpenter David Ousley, Cheryl Ousley Albert Armstrong, Alicia Armstrong AuSable Beekmantown/Schuyler Falls Lee Custom Homes II Inc. Bruce Saffran Wilfred Hebert Jr. Elise Dustin Schuyler Falls Wendell Denny, Muriel Denny Glen Joseph Delaronde Dannemora Mary Centofanti Kristopher Gushlaw Plattsburgh James Mastic Jr. Garrett Mastic Peru Stephen Lupi Thomas Blair Jr. Shawna Blair Beekmantown Evelyn Connick Jamie Bassett, Joyce Bouvia Plattsburgh Francis Russell, Glenna Russell Raville Properties LLC Plattsburgh Edward Stansbury Paul Deyo, Rachel Deyo Altona Beatrice Snecal Gerard Bassett, Judith Bassett Saranac Micheal Riley, Sherri Riley Jesse Ringer, Krista Ringer Chazy Carl Ashline Garard Bassett, Judith Bassett Saranac Ella Goodrich Frank Gagliardo Mooers Jeffrey Higgins, Mary Higgins Norlene Buskey, Michael Buskey Chazy Stanley Supinsky, Mary Jane Supinsky Plattsburgh KLM Development LLC Monettes Furniture & Appliances Birch Trail Self Storage Mooers Alyssa Root Pytlak Mary Centofanti Plattsburgh Howard Bell, Deborah Bell Andrew LaPlante, Nicole LaPlante Peru Leigh Martin, Kim Martin Joseph Light, Tiffani Light Plattsburgh Desmond Giguere Paul Fessette Beekmantown

Date Filed 4/22/2013 4/17/2013 4/17/2013 4/22/2013 4/19/2013 4/17/2013 4/22/2013 4/22/2013 4/17/2013 4/15/2013 4/23/2013 4/19/2013 4/18/2013 4/19/2013 4/19/2013 4/17/2013

Amount $122,000 $762,000 $100,000 $182,000 $625,000 $8,000 $35,000 $980,000 $415,000 $330,000 $98,189.88 $107,000 $2,500 $69,802.51 $135,000 $462,500

Seller Buyer Jeannette Dunckel Jarroddrinkwine, Jodidrinkwine Carl Eriksen Keith Olsen, Maryann Olsen Elizabeth Garnsey Daniel Shaw, Judy Shaw Barry Gregson, Darlene Gregson North Co Schroon Realty L L C Shirleyann Grubs Jean Cohen, Harrison Cohen Drew Hanchett, Tracy Hanchett James Combs Drew Hanchett, Tracy Hanchett David Gerar, Barbara Rhoades J Treadway L L C R L Vallee Inc Ginene Carroll Mason Paul Garnett, Stephanie Wood Bria Barrett Michael Ballard, Heike Ballard Catherine Moses Wells Fargo Bank N A Tr Jerilyn Muhlhausen, Peter Muhlhausen Cathy Leach Natury Conservancy Inc Goodnow Flow Association Inc Housing Assistance Program Of Essex Co Carol Smith William Thompson Jr Peter Sayward, Jolene Sayward Arthur Totten, Ellen Totten Skoal Anorkum L L C

Essex County Real Estate Transactions Location Ticonderoga St Armand Jay Schroon North Elba Schroon Schroon Ticonderoga Westport North Elba North Hudson Crown Point Newcomb Westport Willsboro St Armand





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HELP WANTED LOCAL BUS DRIVERS NEEDED: Camp Dudley YMCA in Westport is looking for qualified school bus drivers to drive during the upcoming camp season. The season starts on June 25, 2013 and ends on August 18, 2013. Personnel must meet all mandatory state requirements for transporting passengers in vehicles with a 16 passenger or greater seating capacity. Interested drivers should contact Steve Denton at 518-962-4720. The deadline for applying is May 25, 2013. COOK & BARTENDER Full or Part Time Michele 518-354-2092 Leave Message. Westport, NY FACILITIES TECHNICIAN II American Management Association, a worldwide leader in training, business solutions and management development is looking for a FACILITIES TECHNICIAN II in Saranac Lake, NY. HS grad or equivalent. Minimum 4+ yrs exp in construction or operations/maintenance fields. Excellent record keeping skills required. Must be PC literate, have NYS drivers license free of serious violations. Must have & maintain a working phone in residence for overtime & on-call status. For complete job description and resume submission please visit AMA Careers on our website @ An EOE/AA employer, M/F/D/V ADA compliance organization. FARM HELP NEEDED Handyman with tools and own transportation for farm located in Westport. Call: 518-572-9391

WESTAFF SERVICES We'll find the perfect employee and make you the hero! Office /Clerical, Light Industrial Professional/Technical Managerial Call today 518-566-6061

ADOPT: OUR hearts reach out to you. Couple seek newborn bundle of joy to complete our family. Please call Maria and John (888)988-5028.

HUGS, CUDDLES & KISSES AWAIT. Financially secure married couple wishes to adopt. Expenses paid. Michelle & Rob 888-7041977

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ADOPT: A childless couple seeks to adopt. Loving home with tenderness, warmth, happiness. Financial security. Expenses paid. Regis & David (888)986-1520 or text (347)406-1924;

A BABY IS OUR DREAM: Neil and Naomi are longing to ADOPT. Happily married, creative, active, loving couple. Please call: 1-800-9823678 or EXPENSES PAID.

ADOPTION A BABY IS OUR DREAM: Neil and Naomi are longing to ADOPT. Happily married, creative, active, loving couple. Please call: 1-800-982-3678 or EXPENSES PAID.

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ADOPTION A childless married couple seeks to adopt. Financial security. Homestudy approved! Let's help each other. Expenses paid. Carolyn & Ken. 1-800-2186311.

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ADOPTION - Happily married, nature-loving couple wishes to adopt a baby. We promise love, laughter, education, and security. Expenses paid. (Se habla español.) 1-800-9655617. ADOPTION - Happily married, nature-loving couple wishes to adopt a baby. We promise love, laughter, education, and security. Expenses paid. (Se habla espanol.) 1-800-9655617. CARING, ENERGETIC COUPLE with so much love to give wish to adopt a newborn into our loving and secure home. Expenses Paid. Please call Courtney & Dan 1-888942-9599

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60TH ANNUAL PLANT SALE (106 CHAPEL ST, FAYETTEVILLE, NY) Trinity Church will host its 60th annual Plant Sale on Sat, May 11, 9am to 11am. Prices range from 25 cents to $5 per plant for more than 60 varieties and up to 2,000 plants. There will also be a garden shop featuring used decorative pots and garden equipment, and a bake sale for your sweet tooth. CANADA DRUG CENTER is your choice for safe and affordable medications. Our licensed Canadian mail order pharmacy will provide you with savings of up to 75 percent on all your medication needs. Call today 1-800-413-1940 for $10.00 off your first prescription and free shipping. DISH NETWORK STARTING AT $19.99/month (for 12 mos.) & High Speed internet starting at $14.95/month (where available). SAVE! Ask About SAME DAY Installation! CALL 1-888-823-8160 HEAVEN OR HELL ARE JUST A HEARTBEAT AWAY. Repent and have faith in Jesustoday. Wayne 1607-793-0760. HIGHSPEED INTERNET EVERYWHERE BY SATELLITE! Speeds up to 12mbps! (200x faster than dial-up.) Starting at $49.95/mo. CALL NOW & GO FAST! 1-888-927-0861

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ANTIQUES/COLLECTIBLES ANTIQUE FAIR AND FLEA MARKET May 4th & 5th at the Washington County Fairgrounds, Rte. 29, Greenwich NY. $3 admission. (Sat. 8a-6p, Sun 9a-4p) Featuring over 200 dealers. GREAT FOOD. Early-Bird Friday (5/3 - 7a-6p $10). RAIN or SHINE. Call (518) 331-5004 CASH BUYER, 1970 and Before, Comic Books, Toys, Sports, entire collections wanted. I travel to you and Buy EVERYTHING YOU have! Call Brian TODAY: 1-800-6173551 COLLECTIBLES CASH BUYER, 1970 and Before, Comic Books, Toys, Sports, entire collections wanted. I travel to you and Buy EVERYTHING YOU have! Call Brian TODAY: 1-800-617-3551 ROCKWELL KENT COLLECTABLES Call for details. 518-576-9751

APPLIANCES GRADUATING HIGH SCHOOL? Get ready for College. Dormsize 4.3 cu. ft. Kenmore Compact Refrigerator for Sale. Works great, $85 OBO. 518-643-9391.

ELECTRONICS *LOWER THAT CABLE BILL! Get Satellite TV today! FREE System, installation and HD/DVR upgrade. Programming starting at $19.99. Call NOW 1-800-935-8195 BUNDLE & SAVE on your CABLE, INTERNET PHONE, AND MORE. High Speed Internet starting at less than $20/mo. CALL NOW! 800-291-4159 DIRECT TO Home Satellite TV $19.99/mo. Free Installation FREE HD/DVR Upgrade Credit/Debit Card Req. Call 1-800-795-3579 DIRECTV, INTERNET, & Phone From $69.99/mo + Free 3 Months: HBO® Starz® SHOWTIME® CINEMAX® +FREE GENIE 4Room Upgrade + NFL SUNDAY TICKET! Limited Offer! Call Now 888-2485965

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1972 GRAND TORINO runs, needs work comes with some new parts $3200; Chevy Van 30 Travelmaster camper $2500. 518-962-4394

BEDROOM SET; Armoir, dresser, 2 stands, book shelf w/mirror $400; Corner Fireplace, electric, $100. Please call 518-293-5019

CLARINET, VIOLIN, FLUTE, TRUMPET, Amplifier, Fender Guitar $75 each. Upright Bass, Cello, Saxophone, French Horn, Drums $189 each. Others 4-sale 1-516377-7907 HALF PRICE INSULATION most thickness, up to 3", 4x8 sheets High R Blue Dow. Please call 518 -597-3876. HAMILTON DRAFTING Table, 5' x 3', Oak w/ 4 drawers, like new, $400. 518-576-9751 HOVERROUND TEKNIQUE Power Wheel Chair w/ front wheel drive, many extras, excellent condition, recently checked by a Hoverround technician, new batteries. Please call 518-524-0409. RANCH MINK Coat, Black, size 12, seldom worn. A 1 condition. New $2000 Asking $700 OBO. 518-335-3687 SAWMILLS FROM only $3997.00MAKE & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill- Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info/DVD: 1800-578-1363 Ext.300N SAWMILLS: SAWMILLS from only $3997.00- MAKE & SAVE MONEY with your own bandmill- Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info/DVD: 1800-578-1363 Ext.300N TWO TOOL BOXES full of Snapon Craftsman Tools $3000 OBO Call 518-728-7978 or Email WELL PUMP Gould, 1 HP, 4 months old, $500.00. 518-5760012 BUY-SELL-TRADE With The Classified Superstore 1-800-989-4237

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NOTICE OF FORMATION OF WINDFALL POND LLC Arts. of Org. filed with the Sect'y of State of NY (SSNY) on 3/1/2013. Office location, County of Essex. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: PO Box 347, Lake Placid, NY 12946. Purpose: any lawful act. VN-3/30-5/4/13-6TC41293 ----------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (LLC) Name: ADIRONDACK GRANGE LLC. Articles of Organization filed with New York Secretary of State (SSNY) on August 30, 2012. Office location: Essex County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against LLC may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to c/o Adirondack Grange LLC, P.O. Box 96, Essex, NY 12936. Purpose: Residential construction and all other legal purposes. VN-4/6-5/11/13-6TC20126 ----------------------------TEUSCHLER CAMP, LLC. Articles of Organization of Limited Lia-

QUEEN PILLOWTOP Mattress Set, New in Plastic, $150.00. 518-534-8444.

WOOD TV CENTER W/DOORS & DOUBLE-RECLINING SOFA Wood TV Center $400, Italian Wood Wall Unit with 2 Glass Cabinets $400, Gold Fabric Sofa $400, and 2 Microfiber Swivel Chairs in Taupe $200. Must sell! BEST OFFER! Great prices! For more info & photos please email or call (518) 643-5043. BEAUTIFUL FURNITURE!

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bility Company ("LLC"). Articles of Organization filed with Sec. of State of NY ("SSNY") on 03/18/2013. Office location: Essex County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of any such process served to the LLC at The LLC, PO Box 262, Elizabethtown, NY 12932. Purpose: To engage in all things that the company may legally engage in under the Laws of the State of New York. VN-4/6-5/11/13-6TC20130 ----------------------------OOORAH WOODS, LLC. Articles of Organization of Limited Liability Company ("LLC"). Articles of Organization filed with Sec. of State of NY ("SSNY") on 03/18/2013. Office location: Essex County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of any such process served to the LLC at The LLC, PO Box 262, Elizabethtown, NY 12932. Purpose: To engage in all things that the company may legally engage in under the Laws of the State of New York. VN-4/6-5/11/13-6TC20129 ----------------------------TOP OF THE PARK, LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec. of State (SSNY) 4/3/13. Office in Essex Co. SSNY desig. agent of LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to PO Box

1913, Lake Placid, NY 12946. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. Principal business location: 2407 Main St., Lake Placid, NY 12946. VN-4/13-5/18/13-6TC20175 ----------------------------NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: HEARTHSIDE REALTY, LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 04/01/13. Office location: Essex County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the LLC, Box 63, 1880 NYS Route 73, Keene Valley, New York 12943. Purpose: For any lawful purpose. VN-4/20-5/25/13-6TC49200 ----------------------------SKOAL ANORKUM LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec. of State (SSNY) 4/11/2013. Office in Essex Co. SSNY desig. agent of LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to 16210 Villarreal De Avila, Tampa, FL 33613. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. Principal business location: 12 George & Bliss Lane - Bldg. 138, Lake Placid. VN-4/27-6/1/20136TC-49219 ----------------------------MINGO WOODS, LLC Articles of Org. filed NY Sec. of State (SSNY) 4/1/2013. Office in Essex Co. SSNY desig. agent of

LLC upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail copy of process to PO Box 867, Lake Placid, NY 12946. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. VN-4/27-6/1/20136TC-49229 ----------------------------LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Keene has cancelled the Bi-Monthly Town Board Meetings regularly scheduled for the last Tuesday of the month, for the months of May, June, July and August, 2013. Ellen S. Estes Town Clerk Dated: April 25, 2013 VN-5/4/13-1TC-49261 ----------------------------NOTICE OF COMPLETION OF TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT ROLL Notice is hereby given that the Assessor for the Town of Lewis, County of Essex, has completed the Tentative Assessment Roll for the current year and a copy has been left at the Lewis Town Hall, where it may be seen and examined by any interested person, Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm until Tuesday June 4, 2013. The Assessor will be in attendance with the Tentative Assessment Roll as follows: Tuesday May 7th 2013 10:00am – 3:00pm & 6:00pm8:00pm Tuesday May 14th 2013 10:00am3:00pm Saturday May 18th 2013 9:30am11:00pm Tuesday May 21st

2013 10:00am3:00pm The Board of Assessment Review will meet on Tuesday June 4th 2013 between the hours of 2:00-4:00 and 6:008:00 by appointment only at the Lewis Town Hall in said town, to hear and examine all complaints in relation to assessments on a written application of any person believing him/herself aggrieved. Please submit the original application and 5 copies, one for each Board of Assessment Review member. Dated this 3rd day of May, 2013 Donna J. Bramer Sole Assessor VN-5/4/13-1TC-49248 -----------------------------

Thursday May 30th 2013 10:00pm-3:00pm The Board of Assessment Review will meet on Thursday June 6th 2013 between the hours of 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 by appointment only at the Keene Community Center in said town, to hear and examine all complaints in relation to assessments on a written application of any person believing him/herself aggrieved. Please submit the original application and 3 copies, one for each Board of Assessment Review member. Dated this 3rd day of May, 2013 Donna J. Bramer Sole Assessor VN-5/4/13-1TC-49249 -----------------------------

NOTICE OF COMPLETION OF TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT ROLL Notice is hereby given that the Assessor for the Town of Keene, County of Essex, has completed the Tentative Assessment Roll for the current year and a copy has been left at the Keene Town Hall, where it may be seen and examined by any interested person, Monday ñ Friday 9:00 am ñ 1:00 pm until Thursday June 6, 2013. The Assessor will be in attendance with the Tentative Assessment Roll as follows: Thursday May 9st 2013 10:00am ñ 3:00pm & 6:00pm8:00pm Thursday May 16th 2013 10:00am3:00pm Saturday May 18th 2013 11:30am1:00pm Thursday May 23th 2013 10:00am ñ 3:00pm

PUBLIC NOTICE Essex County Fair Housing Notice if hereby given that Essex County is committed to furthering fair housing. The Federal Fair Housing Law, as well as the Laws of new York State, prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, financing, and brokerage of housing based on race, creed, color, gender, national origin, familial status, or handicap. Essex County pursuant to the local fair housing strategy has appointed a fair housing officer who may be reached at: Essex County Planning Office Department of Planning Elizabethtown, NY 12932 (518) 873-3687 The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development Toll Free Fair


BUS TICKETS 20-Essex County Bus Monday-Friday 8:25am from Ausable Forks to Jay, Wilmington & Lake Placid. Return 3:50pm Lake Placid to Wilmington, Jay & Ausable Forks. $30. 518-335-6904

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Housing Hotline number is: 1-800-669-9777 or 1-800-927-9275 (TDD for the hearing impaired) VN,TT,-5/4/13-1TC49247 ----------------------------NOTICE TO BIDDERS Noitce is hereby given, pursuant to Section 103 of the General Municipal Law that the Town of Willsboro will accept sealed bids for ONE NEW 2014 TANDEM AXLE TRUCK CAB AND CHASSIS. Specifications and proposal forms may be obtained from the Town Clerk, Town of Willsboro at 5 Farrell Road, Willsboro, New York. Sealed bids must be filed in the Town Clerk’s Office on or before 2:00 P.M. on May 15, 2013, after which bids will be publicly opended and read aloud. The successful bidder will be notified promptly by letter and must be prepared to enter into a contract to furnish the required material or services. The TOWN OF W I L L S B O R O reserves the right to reject or to waive any informalitites in any and all bids if in the best interests of the TOWN OF WILLSBORO. Bids should be clearly marked BID ENCLOSED ON A 2014 TANDEM AXLE TRUCK CAB AND CHASSIS. Peter Jacques, Town of Willsboro H i g h w a y Superintendent VN-5/4/13-1TC-49266 ----------------------------NOTICE OF COMPLETION OF TENTA-

TIVE ASSESSMENT ROLL Notice is hereby given that the Assessor for the Town of Essex, County of Essex, have completed the Tentative Assessment Roll for the current year and that a copy has been left with Town Clerk at Town Hall, where it may be seen and examined by any interested person until the fourth Tuesday in May (or other date, if applicaable). The Assessor (s) will be in attendance with the Tentative Assessment Roll as follows: 1st Day Date 7 May Hours 10am-12, 1pm3pm 2nd Day Date 16 May Hours 10am-12, 1pm3pm 3 rd Day Date 21 May Hours 2pm-4pm, 7pm9pm 4rh Day Date 18 May Hours 10am-2pm The Board of Assessment Review will meet on May 28, 2013 between the hours of 2:00pm and 4:00pm and 7 pm and 9pm at the Essex Town Hall in said town, to hear and examine all complaints in relation to assessments on a written application of any person believing him/herself to be aggrieved. A publication on contesting your assessment in New York State is available at Dated this 1st day of May, 2013 David Sayre Dianne Lansing Patricia Gardner Assessor (s) VN-5/4/13-1TC-49263 -----------------------------

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LAKE GEORGE Apartment House with 5 Two BR/1 bath units. Coin op laundry for additional income. New windows, ceremic tile kitchens and baths. Burners, oil tank and roof all new $330,000

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1977 156 GLASTRON Boat with 70 HP Johnson motor, with trailer, excellent condition. $2500. 518-359-8605

1999 CHEVY BLAZER LS, V-6, auto, air, 2 door, new tires/brakes, 4 WD, Asking $2,900. 518-9468341

2005 WHITEHALL SPIRIT rowing/sailboat. Classic boat, rare find. Must sell! Asking $4500 OBO. 845-868-7711

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13,380 OR $261/MO*


2007 Chevy Tahoe LT 4x4

CS34A, Leather, Moonroof, XM Radio, OnStar, Fully loaded! LOW MILES!


26,490 OR $392/MO*

2011 Chevy 1500 Ext Cab 4x4 CS118A, LT Pkg., Fully Loaed, XM Radio, OnStar


23,480 OR $367/MO*

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