Archive for 'Northern NY News'
LeBrun: APA’s timeless gift for all of us – Times Union.
Livingoods re-opens at former Crickets location in Peru – The Burgh.
Buffalo Wild Wings opens Monday » Local News » Press-Republican.
Like gas, drugs apparently expensive in the North Country « The In Box.
From the Office of Representative Bill Owens WASHINGTON—Today, Representative Bill Owens announced the formation of a Women’s Advisory Committee. The committee comprises nearly 80 women from communities across New York’s 16,000 square-mile 21st Congressional District. Members will advise Representative Owens on legislation before Congress and women’s issues in New York. The committee launched earlier this month […]
The fab of the future – Times Union.
Peru, NY, woman pumps out hundreds of holiday pies – WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports-.
As a special holiday greeting to its members and the community, the North Country Chamber of Commerce is once again sponsoring the broadcast of “The Story of the Little Reinbear”, an original Christmas story authored by Chamber President Garry Douglas. The story will be presented on WIRY/Hometown Radio (1340 AM) on the following […]
State audit scolds Essex County » NEW TODAY… » Press-Republican.
Watertown Daily Times | Fort Drum aviation unit released from seven-day lockdown amid outcry from families.
Food pantries restock shelves with $4.5M from state – Times Union.
Casino site no longer a safe bet – Times Union.
ST. AUGUSTINE’S PARISH CENTER, 3030 MAIN ST., PERU Saturday, December 7, 2013, 10 am – 3 pm COME JOIN US TO SHOP WITH OVER 30 VENDORS – SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE ON YOUR CHRISTMAS LIST! BROWSE CRATE & CHRISTMAS ST. VINCENT’S THRIFT FATHER ALAN’S THRIFT SHOP WILL BE STORE WILL BE OPEN […]
I represent the United Way Campaign Team for the Adirondack Region. United Way funds 40 different agencies in Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties. I co-lead one of these agencies: The Champlain Valley Chapter of The Compassionate Friends. This is a self help bereavement support group for families who have had children, grandchildren or a sibling […]
By John T. Ryan It appears that the North Country business community has recognized that the Bear Swamp Road is a great place to do business. Livingood’s Restaurant is scheduled to open in a few days; Allen Turner’s four new apartments behind McDonald’s are being rapidly occupied and tonight the Zoning Board gave its approval […]
Posted: November 20th, 2013 under Business News, General News, Northern NY News, Peru News, Peru resident news/accomplishments, Peru/Regional History, Planning Board News, Town Board News, Zoning Board News.
State to bankroll Whiteface Highway repair » Breaking News » Press-Republican.
By John T. Ryan The absentee votes have been counted and according to the unofficial vote count Donald McBrayer will become a member of the Peru Town Council on January 1, 2014. On Election Day McBrayer led Lana Knight by 12 votes. After counting absentee ballots, he led by 15 votes. Two Town Council seats […]
Posted: November 20th, 2013 under Business News, General News, Northern NY News, Peru News, Peru resident news/accomplishments, Peru/Regional History, Political News, Town Board News, Zoning Board News.
Malone furniture firm shuts down » Breaking News » Press-Republican.
Mining Official Explains What’s Next For Wilderness Area – The Adirondack Almanack
By John T. Ryan Peru’s Town leaders have managed to limit the town’s 2014 tax levy increase to 1.5%; nevertheless, there will be an 8.8% tax rate increase in both Town General and Town Highway taxes. The General Fund Tax Rate will increase from $1.93 to $2.10 per thousand while the Highway Fund Tax Rate […]
Skiers: Whiteface open today, Gore open tomorrow « The In Box.
CVPH unveils new Progressive Care Unit » Local News » Press-Republican.
Saratoga County cancels casino endorsement vote; Supervisor cites loss of proposition in county, city in need for talks
Saratoga County cancels casino endorsement vote – Times Union.
Fire at Schluter Complex under investigation » Local News » Press-Republican.
Press-Republican : Fire damages Schluter Systems.
See the Searing New film “12 Years A Slave.” Followed by a discussion on North County connections to this amazing story. 9th * November * 2013Cumberland 12 Cinemas Plattsburgh, N.Y. Solomon Northup, A Free Black Adirondacker Kidnapped into Slavery When 3:45 PM – 6:50 PM November 9, 2013 Where Cumberland 12 Cinemas 18 N. Bowl Lane Plattsburgh, N.Y. […]
The Peru Lions Club will be hosting its 36th annual John P. Adams Memorial Turkey Trot on November 28nd, 2013 (Thanksgiving Day). Pre-register by going to perulionsclubnewyork.org Click “Register for Events”. Select Turkey Trot and chose one of the registration/payment options. Same day registration starts at 7:30 a.m. at the Peru Intermediate School gym. To […]
From the Office of Congressman Bill Owens WASHINGTON—Representative Bill Owens will hold a telephone town hall on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, in a continued effort to hear from constituents across the more than 16,000 square miles of New York’s 21st Congressional District. Representative Owens will give a quick update on the economy and his recent […]
Peru voters agreed with their fellow New Yorkers on Tuesday, November 5th voting “YES” on five of the six propositions to amend the State Constitution. As might be expected local voters overwhelming favored the land exchange proposed by NYCO in Willsboro. Prop. 1 Most forms of gambling are illegal in New York — except the […]
Posted: November 6th, 2013 under Adirondack Region News, Business News, Environmental News, General News, Northern NY News, Peru News, Peru/Regional History, Political News, State Government News.
Peru – Election Day, November 5, 2013 – As of 1:25 PM 662 voters had cast ballots in Peru, 16% of the community’s registered voters. Voters have until 9 PM to cast ballots at the St. Augustine’s Parish Center, 3030 Main Street. Voting is traditionally heaviest in late afternoon and early evening. In 2010, also a […]
Town of Peru 2013 Sample Ballot Election Day is Tuesday, November 5, 2013. There are also six NYS Constitution Amendments to be voted on. Please review them carefully. They are very important to several communities and New York residents. Six Amendments to the NYS Constitution Note that although his name appears on the ballot Democrat […]
AuSable Forks woman dies following Florida accident » Local News » Press-Republican.
Pizza Barn Too new to Plattsburgh » Local News » Press-Republican.
AuSable Forks man killed in Fla. crash » Breaking News » Press-Republican.
PAUL SMITHS, NY Peter Forrence of Peru has joined the board of trustees of Paul Smith’s College in Paul Smiths, N.Y. Forrence is co-owner and head of sales, marketing and storage at Forrence Orchards, an 1,100-acre farm in Peru that has been honored by the New York State Agricultural Society for its century-long history. The fourth-generation family […]
Beef Nutrition Program Inspired by Study of World War II Survivors is Focus of Northern NY Beef Week Presentation
An exciting new beef nutrition program inspired by a study of World War II concentration camp survivors is focus for the Fall 2013 Northern New York Beef Week program organized by the Cornell Cooperative Extension Northern New York Regional Livestock Team. In a November 7 webcast to four locations across the Northern NY region, Ted […]
Camp Gabriels sold to private buyer » Local News » Press-Republican.
Wired Education: Adirondack Learning And The Internet – The Adirondack Almanack
Resident dies in Saranac Lake apartment fire » Local News » Press-Republican.
The sun shined brightly for a few moments this morning, October 27, 2013, as Reverend Alan Shnob dedicated a replica of Michelangelo’s famous Pieta. St. Augustine’s parishioners Rick and Kathy Siddon donated the statue on the occasion of their 35th wedding anniversary. Kathy Siddon explained, “We’re always wanted to do something for the parish. We […]
Hotel Saranac closes as sale nears » Local News » Press-Republican.
Jim Favreau, CFO of Jeffords Steel & Engineering Company, present John Bernardi, Executive Director of the United Way of the Adirondack Region with a check for $21,928.96 from the employees workplace giving campaign and their corporate pledge. They increased last year’s donation by $1,000.
At a Peru Town Board Special Meeting held on October 22, 2013, 6:30 PM the following resolution was passed: A RESOLUTION AWARDING FULLER ROAD CULVERT REPLACEMENT AT DRY MILL BROOK BID TO STEVE E. FULLER EXCAVATION, INC. WHEREAS, the Town Board has received certain bids in response to its request for same in connection with the Fuller Road Culvert […]
October 22, 2013 - Letter to Editor Peru Gazette Dear Editor: Friday, Oct. 11th was a beautiful warm autumn day for the 72 golfers who took to the tees for the 4th annual Leo Bourgeois Memorial Golf Tournament to raise money for Mr. B’s scholarship fund for Peru Central School seniors. Because of the generosity of sponsors, […]
Posted: October 23rd, 2013 under Community Events, Education News, General News, Northern NY News, Peru News, Peru resident news/accomplishments, Peru School News, Peru/Regional History, Youth News.
Capitol Confidential » Rest easy New Yorkers, sale of Eurasian boar is now banned.
Comptroller addresses NY’s “uneven” recovery | News from North Country Public Radio.
Lake George to Lake Champlain: The LaChute River Trail – The Adirondack Almanack
A low-cost, easy-to-implement on-farm solution for controlling a highly destructive alfalfa pest is now expected to pay off for New York strawberry growers. The Northern New York Agricultural Development Program (NNYADP) has granted funds to Cornell University entomologist Elson Shields to evaluate the use of alfalfa snout beetle-controlling nematodes to manage two strawberry crop pests.
Feds: Wormuth took $7,500 to write MMA letter – Times Union.