The hamlet of Old Forge will host an Adirondack Park Agency (APA) public listening session on November 18, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the Town of Webb’s school gymnasium.
The APA is soliciting comments on possible amendments to the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan. Continue reading
The Town of Webb Board believes a Senior Activity Program is needed in Old Forge, and it is committed to getting one off the ground, according to Councilwoman Mary Brophy Moore.
Councilwoman Mary Brophy Moore represents the Town of Webb Board as it seeks to start a Senior Recreation program. She is shown at Niccolls Memorial Presbyterian Church in Old Forge, which will serve as the venue. Photo by Gina Greco
Initially, $7,800 has been budgeted by the Town for 2015.
This will allow the Town to pay a staff person to conduct the program, Moore said. Continue reading
Covey-Pashley American Legion Post #893 of Old Forge invites all to a Veterans Day Ceremony on Tuesday, November 11 at 11 a.m.
Legion members John Weedmark, Ash Kellogg, Lou Salin, and Commander Bill Ransom at the 2013 Veterans Day Ceremony at Covey Pashley American Legion Post #893. Photo by Gina Greco
The ceremony will take place outside the Legion Hall which is located on Route 28 across from the Town of Webb Visitor Information Center.
The program will include a recognition of area war veterans and members of the local legion post who are currently serving in the military. Continue reading
Voters turned out in great numbers state-, county-, and town-wide for the general elections held on Tuesday, November 4.
Kathleen Farber of the Herkimer County Board of Elections, attributed the healthy number of voters to a combination of great weather and the many interesting races. Continue reading
The annual Turkey Party sponsored by the Eagle Bay Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will be held Saturday, November 15 at 7 p.m. at the Eagle Bay Fire Department on Route 28.
The evening will include the raffle of many turkeys, 50/50 raffles, and raffle for a Dan’s Big M gift certificate.
There will be donuts, popcorn and a variety of other refreshments. All are invited to attend.
The Niccolls Church Women’s Fellowship invites the community join them in Operation Christmas Child, a charitable effort in support of disadvantaged children around the world. Continue reading
The Old Forge Library’s Evening Book Group will be changing their meeting dates to the last Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. starting in November.
The Morning Book Group will continue to meet on the third Tuesday of the month at 9:30 a.m. Both groups meet at the library and welcome new members. Continue reading