To the News Enterprise: How convenient that an individual in the hamlet of North Creek (there appears to be some confusion that there is a Town of North Creek) is seeking a consolidation of all of the local volunteer fire departments because the one department would maybe be located in North Creek.
Keith O’Connor, a veteran bowhunter who has taken 23 bucks over the past 33 years with a bow, harvested his first piebald deer on Oct. 10.
On the menu was stroganoff, fried asparagus, salad, sweet knots, rice for the rice people, and noodles for the noodle people. Dessert was lemon pie.
My name is Taylor Feiden. I am 14 and I am a freshman at Minerva Central School.
Route 73 to open by mid September
Gov. Andrew Cuomo spent part of his Labor Day in Essex County and visited with government officials, volunteers and residents in Keene.
For the life of me, I cannot understand why all the semi-literate politicians in D.C. spend their life trying to look good and institute a low tax for everyone.
Saratoga & North Creek Railway connected to Tahawus mine
Freight trains should be rolling along the Saratoga & North Creek (SNC) Railway tracks within the next two months, according to railroad officials.
Thurman Maple Days isn't just about all things maple — it also features visits to the Peru Llama Farm, where children can enjoy an old-fashioned hay barn experience as well as an encounter with a llama or two.
I understand that Samuel Palmisano, CEO of IBM, has offered the services of the company to the president to save the health care system several billion dollars FREE by rooting out inefficient methods but the president has turned him down.
Other local budgets pass
Members of the five True North school districts had mixed results during the May 21 budget vote.
The contentious quest to lead Thurman government now features a face-off of the two candidates for town supervisor in a rare local Meet the Candidates night.
I’d be lying if I said I was surprised by the Big Blue bummer Sunday, but, man, did they look awful.
The town was awarded a $40,000 grant from the Department of Environmental Conservation to develop their main street.
The mosaic project is coming together on the concrete retaining wall along North Creek’s Main Street.
The bluegrass four-day event was a big success. Hundreds of campers and so many more people enjoyed being in North Creek for such great groups.
The Chester Historical Society recently released a 55-minute DVD entitled “Town of Chester~Seasons,” featuring the hamlets of Chestertown and Pottersville in the four seasons, available for $15 at the Town Museum.
The Gore Mountain Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual golf outing is Tuesday, Sept. 13 at Cronin’s Golf Resort.
The garden is looking very summery. The rudbeckia (black-eyed susan) is a big splash in the sea of color. The joe pye weed is glorious in its shades of pinky purple. There are lots of butterflies and humming birds.
The Hudson Chair at the Ski Bowl runs Aug. 27 and 28, coinciding with the first weekend of a Day Out with Thomas happening at the nearby Saratoga & North Creek Railway.