As I pen this week’s column on a cold Feb. 1 morning, there is a slight chill in the air. The thermometer reads -8 F, and a stiff wind is blowing in hard from the west. The sun is shining and the scene is idilic.
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This Saturday’s movie at the Whallonsburg Grange is “Women of ’69, Unboxed.”
I am writing this on Super Bowl Sunday. I think this is the biggest and best annual holiday for football lovers.
Do you have a cat who scratches your furniture incessantly, and who you are considering having declawed?
This has been a very long hard week for so many people.
Seventy-six European conservation scientists from twenty-five countries have recently pooled their efforts and reported that the numbers of lynx, wolves, brown bears, and wolverines living in various regions of Europe (exclusive of the British Isles, Belarus, Ukraine and Russia) have stabilized and begun to increase in number.
Fifty Years Ago – January, 1965
Did you know that one out of every three children entering Kindergarten does not have the skills necessary for good learning?
Remember cold winter days, 20 to 30 degrees below zero, wind blowing, snow falling, and frost on every window.
After being asked to describe his 60-plus year career as an Adirondack guide, the late Tony Deepe of Lake George claimed simply, “It’s been a good life.”
Over 60 folks attended the NYS Department of Environmental Conservations Imperial Dam Fish Passage Project meeting held in Plattsburgh Jan. 21.
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My heart goes out to the Doner family who lost their home to a fire on Friday, Jan. 23.
The Whallonsburg Grange celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, starting with a square dance on Saturday, Jan. 31, beginning at 7 p.m.