Daily Archives: August 22, 2012

Saranac Lake School Board hears from Principals

The mission of the Brushton-Moira Shared Decision-Making Teams is to foster a united community working cooperatively for the intellectual, physical and personal development of all of our students so that they will become responsible, caring citizens prepared to meet future challenges. The St Regis school board superintendent retired in 2010, and the school board took…

Firewood Checkpoints hope to Stop Invasive Species

DEC CONTINUES CHECKPOINTS FOR ILLEGALLY TRANSPORTED FIREWOOD Seven people were ticketed for transporting firewood more than 50 miles without certification of heat treatment at three checkpoints held by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Environmental Conservation Police in the Adirondacks on Friday, August 17. “DEC and its partners continue to educate campers and…

Lake Placid School Board and Town of North Elba Closer to Skate Park Agreement

Don’t Fence Me In! The Town ofNorth Elbaand the Lake Placid School Board may be one step closer to an arrangement which would allow theSkateboardParkto re-open…  Mary Detrich reported to the school board at last night’s meeting that there may be an opportunity for the school board to lease the property to the Town ofNorth…

Congressman Bill Owens pushing for Canadian Expansion into North Country

Owens Pushes for Canadian Business Expansion into New York State  NORTHERN NEW YORK – This week, Congressman Bill Owens traveled to Canada to continue his push for economic expansion of international business into New York State. Owens was in Cornwall, Ontario Monday to meet with the city’s Chamber of Commerce and several local businesses to…

Woodruff Street Sewer Line Restoration begins Tomorrow

SARANAC LAKE – The Village of Saranac Lake announced today that contractors will begin rehabilitation of the Woodruff Street sewer line on Thursday, August 23rd. Work includes installing approximately 1,100 feet of slip line into the existing sewer main that runs adjacent to the Saranac River between Church Street and the Warehouse Coinwash and Carwash…

Artists Guild needs Charlies Market Stories

Charlie Greens Market Show For several years the Adirondack Artists Guild has occupied the building which once housed Charlie Green’s Market.  Visitors to the gallery often have fond reminiscences of Charlie and his market, remembering where his counter was, where the butcher case was, how he wrapped the parcels with string suspended over the counter…

SUNY Plattsburgh appoints new Library Dean

Library Information Services Appoints New Dean  PLATTSBURGH (Aug. 21, 2012) —SUNY Plattsburgh has appointed Holly Heller-Ross dean of Library and Information Services.  Heller-Ross has served in the role on an interim basis since January, when former dean Cerise Oberman stepped down. LIS is one of four academic divisions at the college. It oversees Feinberg Library,…

Math is Elementary

Amy Webb Joins us on the K&J show – She’s the Elementary Math Coach at Petrova and Bloomingdale Schools. AUDIO – 083112 – K&J SHOW – Math and Education with Amy Webb  

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