Daily Archives: July 26, 2012

RUGBY WEEKEND STARTS with 36 CHAMPIONS

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It’s a little wet at Ken Wilson Field, the rain seems to have subsided and umbrellas dot the bleachers keeping spectators as dry as possible while they enjoy the U20 exhibition match.. It’s the beginning of Rugby Weekend! One of the spectators is Bill Donaldson is a member of the Mountaineer rugby team, He’s playing…

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OWENS highlights his agenda

Owens Votes Again to Reduce Federal Regulation  WASHINGTON– Congressman Bill Owens voted today in support of H.R. 4078, the Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act. The legislation bans the promulgation of “midnight rules,” includes numerous provisions intended to reduce or streamline the federal regulatory process, requires cost-benefit analyses of new regulatory proposals,…

DOES THE BOCES SHOE FIT?

SARANAC LAKE CENTRAL SCHOOL BOARD HEARS BOCES PRESENTATION  The Saranac Lake Central School Board is presented with a possible timeline as their search for a new School Superintendent commences…  Steve Shafer is a consultant with BOCES and he was given time during the School Boards regular meeting to present a service to the board which is…

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GOV PREVENTS INVASION

Governor Signs Invasive Species Prevention Act Keene Valley,NY- By signing the Invasive Species Prevention Act, Governor Andrew Cuomo upholdsNew York’s position of national leadership for environmental conservation, while protectingNew York’s vital farming, forestry, fishing and tourism industries. AUDIO – 072612 – INVASIVE SPECIES LEGISLATION  The new law, a collaborative effort by state agencies and stakeholders,…

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AUSABLE RIVER RESTORATION BEGINS

Restoration Project Begins on the Ausable River’s East Branch in Keene Valley, NY Work is underway this week on a river bank stabilization and habitat restoration project along the East Branch of the AusableRiverin the hamlet of KeeneValley. This project is a cooperative effort between Trout Unlimited (TU), the Ausable River Association (AsRA), Essex County…

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CAN AM RUGBY WEEKEND – SPORTS SHORTS

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CAN-AM RUGY One of the largest rugby tournaments in the world comes to theAdirondackthis weekend… It’s The 39th annual CAN-AM Rugby Tournament. Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau heartily welcomes participants and spectators to this years tournament on the Can Am Rugby website…  He saysSaranacLakeis a community with open arms and encourages everyone to enjoy the…

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CHAMPLAIN BRIDGE EARNS NATIONAL AWARD

NYSDOT Recognized By FHWA For OutstandingLake ChamplainBridgeProject Among Eight National Award Winners for Transportation Planning New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) Commissioner Joan McDonald today announced the receipt of the 2012 Transportation Planning Excellence Award for outstanding work on the project to replace theLake ChamplainBridgespanning the lake to connectCrown Point,New York, andAddison,Vermont. The honor…

K&J Show – Movie Planned for Berkley Green

The Village of Saranac Lake is hosting the second movie night on Friday, July 27th at 9pm. Today on the K&J show we speak with Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau and Village Trustee Barb Rice about the Downtown Saranac Lake initiative and their work with local merchants to build traffic and invite consumers to the…

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