Inlet’s Fourth of July celebration will begin at Fern Park with the annual Ping Pong Ball Drop at 1 p.m. This event brings hundreds of children up to age 12 to the park who will collect ping-pong balls that have been dropped onto the ball field.
There will be three separate drops for the different age groups. The children will then trade their ping-pong balls in for prizes donated by local businesses. Continue reading
The Fourth of July celebration in Old Forge will include a free concert performed by the Floyd Community Instrumental Ensemble starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Old Forge Lakefront.
The Floyd Community Instrumental Ensemble has been creating a variety of music throughout the Mohawk Valley for over 20 years. Continue reading
Susan Kiesel captured this picture of a doe and her newly-born fawn while walking along Main Street Old Forge last week. Kiesel will be the guest artist at the Goodsell Museum during the Old Forge First Friday Art Walk on July 3. A listing of all Art Walk stops can be found on page 5.
by Jay Lawson
The Town of Webb Fire Chiefs, Police Chief and heads of Emergency Medical Services are requesting that all residents post their physical 911 addresses, viewable from the street.
This ensures that response time is minimal due to properties that are easily locatable.
“It is important that signage is the standard brown color with reflective yellow numerals, and that it is posted on the road where it is visible from both directions,” said Webb Police Chief Ron Johnston. Continue reading
H. Stuart deCamp of Thendara has announced his intention to seek the office of Supervisor for the Town of Webb in the November election.
He is registered independent and will run as an independent candidate, he said.
DeCamp said he considers himself a positive force with diverse skills, that lend themselves well to setting and achieving goals. Continue reading
Enchanted Forest Water Safari has announced four Pirates and Princesses days that the family entertainment park will host on the Mondays and Tuesdays of July 13 & 14, and 20 & 21.
Children will have the opportunity to meet their favorite Pirate and Princess characters and create photo memories.
Children and families will also be able to enjoy a private All-You-Can-Eat Buffet lunch with the pirate and princess characters of the day. Continue reading
The Town of Webb Historical Association will offer a walking tour of Moss Lake on Wednesday, July 8. uiding the tour will be Geof Longstaff, son of George Longstaff, former owner of the Moss Lake Camp for Girls. Continue reading