Daily Archives: August 21, 2012

Lake Placid Hall of Fame Committee Names 2012 Inductees

The Lake Placid Hall of Fame Committee has named its nominees for induction to the Lake Placid Hall of Fame. The inductees for the 2012 class include Jack and Joan Devitt, Shirley Hosler, Roy Kennedy, Sr., James E. Shea, Sr., and Charles C. Walker. A Banquet is planned in their honor for Sept. 15th at…

Governor Cuomo Announces $25 Million Bombardier Expansion Project

Bombardier Transportation Expansion Project Will Create 100 Jobs and Retain 288 Jobs Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that with the support of the North Country Regional Economic Development Council, Bombardier Transportation is moving forward with its nearly $25 million expansion project in Plattsburgh. The expansion project was awarded $2.5 million through the Regional Council…

Planned Power Outage Thursday in Tupper Lake

A scheduled Power outage in Tupper Lake this Thursday…  beginning at 6am, the Village Electric Department will be working on upgrades to the substation..  The outage will affect 27 locations and streets in the regions serviced by the substation.. Tupper Lake Municipal Electric’s John Bouck says their substation takes the transmission services from National Grid,…

Does Your Homeowners Insurance Cover Water and Sewer Lines to the Street?

Homeowners in the Adirondacks may be receiving letters soliciting customers to purchase insurance on water and sewer lines. Mary Casagrain is the Village of Tupper Lake’s Clerk – She says most property owners already have coverage for their water and sewer lines that run from their house to the main line included in their homeowners insurance.. …

The Birthday Club –

Join us for the Birthday Club – Every weekday at 7:25am.. Animator Friz Freleng Born on this day in 1904 (August 20th, 1904)  In an illustrious career that has spanned 63 years, Friz Freleng was involved in nearly all aspects of animation. As a creator, director, and producer, he created or contributed to many of…