Reflections about library director Sarah Farrar
Richards Library, revered institution in Warrensburg, has only had three directors in its 112-year history — Sarah Farrar, director and librarian for 39 years, is to retire in a few weeks, and area residents will be honoring her at a reception at 1 p.m. Sunday Dec. 1 at the Library.
Dr. Daniel Way will present his new book, “Never A Dull Moment: A Tapestry of Scenes and Stories from an Adirondack Medical Practice”
The “Lights On” Committee is once again planning for the month long celebration of the upcoming holidays and the winter ski season.
More Gore isn't just a marketing phrase this year — it's what skiers will be experiencing after 1`00 new snow guns are installed on the ski resort's Interconnect trails — which provide varied terrain and a route to reach the family-friendly, historic North Creek Ski Bowl. The new snowmaking capability will also allow more skiers to directly reach North Creek — with all its restaurants, boutiques, galleries and night life.
“No deficiencies” in any area was the recent verdict from a team of health-care experts who visited the Adirondack Tri-County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (ATCNHRC), in North Creek.
Thurman Emergency Medical Services quit sending out its ambulances as of last week, and Thurman Supervisor Evelyn Wood calls for the squad to pursue a merger with Warrensburg EMS, which continues to cover the emergencies in Thurman,
A wide variety of unique gift items are available in Warrensburg's stores. To entice holiday shoppers to visit their stores, Warrensburg Merchants are offering prizes, raffle chances and discounts on 'Buy Local Saturday' set for Nov. 30
Community celebration Dec. 14
Schroon Lake will host its 28th annual community holiday celebration this winter. The Olde Tyme Christmas, scheduled Saturday, Dec. 14, will add a holiday craft and food bazaar in 2013. Community groups are also being asked to take part.
The Indian Lake Central School Student Council, the Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce and the Country Christmas Tour (CCT) Steering Committee kicked off the Operation Decoration community service program on Nov. 19 at the Indian Lake Meal Site.
Recently, while driving through the Wilmington Notch, I noticed a couple of guys wading across the Trophy Trout section of the West Branch of the Ausable River.
A charity hair-cutting event to raise awareness about a chronic condition — and raise money for research toward a cure — is coming up soon in Warrensburg.
There's a strong holiday spirit enjoyed in the North Country, and the events and activities coming up at the Adirondack Interpretive Center in Newcomb reflect that exuberance.
On Sunday, Dec. 15, the United Methodist Church in North River will assemble cookie plates for delivery with the Johnsburg Food Pantry’s Christmas Baskets.
Hancock House to host Dec. 8 event
The 23rd annual Festival of Trees is under way at the Hancock House in Ticonderoga. Highlighting the month-long Christmas celebration will be an open house Sunday, Dec. 8, 1 to 3 p.m. It is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
Thousands more people are expected to ride the passenger trains that carve their way through rural Warren County in 2014, as the Saratoga-North Creek Railway is launching new tourist trips out of Thurman station and slashing short-haul prices.
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