Monthly Archives: August 2015

Fall registration begins at the school of the OF Ballet

The School of the Old Forge Ballet Company announces Fall registration for returning and new students in the Old Forge and Forestport areas. The school will open on Thursday, September 10 in Forestport and Monday, September 14 in Old Forge for the 2015-2016 season.

Studio headquarters is at the North Woods Community Center, 2nd floor at 110 Crosby Blvd. in Old Forge; Forestport classes are being held on the main floor at the Town Hall on Woodhull St. Continue reading

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Inlet Business Association sponsors raffle for Inlet vacation package

The Inlet Area Business Association is sponsoring a raffle for an Inlet vacation package.

The package includes a one-week stay at the newly renovated Deerwoods Lodge, two one-day kayak rentals from Frisky Otter Tours, two one-day bike rentals from Pedals & Petals, firewood from Levi Brothers Tree Service, $20 gift certificate from The Ole Barn, $25 gift certificate from Screamen Eagle Pizza, $25 gift certificate from French Louie ADK Sports, scenic cruise passes for six from Raquette Lake Navigation, and “The Adirondacks” photo book from Adirondack Reader.   Continue reading

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Jamie Mihalko & Adam Reynolds wed in Boonville

P1280463Jamie L. Mihalko and Adam J. Reynolds were married at the Boonville home of the bride’s parents on Saturday, August 22, 2015 with family and close friends in attendance.

The bride is the daughter of Audrey and James Mihalko of Boonville, NY. She is a 2005 graduate of Adirondack Central High School and is a nurse at Duke University Hospital in Raleigh, NC.

The groom is the son of Lisa and Rick Backer, also of Boonville, and the late Dave Reynolds. A 2006 graduate of the Town of Webb School in Old Forge, Adam is now in his third year in the U.S. Marine Corps. He has served overseas in Japan and South Korea.

The couple resides in Raleigh, NC.

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Niccolls Mission Boutique Committee says thank you for support

The Mission Boutique and Capital Campaign teams of Niccolls Memorial Church are very grateful to everyone who supported our Silent Auction and Chicken BBQ fundraiser on August 1st with generous donations of artwork, goods, gift certificates, time, talent, and publicity.

Three Big Cheers for: Fred Ehrensbeck & his BBQ brigade, Jan Park & her bountiful buffet specialists, Dave Winslow and Winslow Services for use of the tent, The Forge Motel for use of their property, and Bob Liddle’s Old School Band for the wonderful music during the event.  Continue reading

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Woodgate library plans September programs

A number of programs are scheduled to take place at the Woodgate Library throughout the month of September

The featured local artist of the month is Loretta Lepkowski who will be exhibiting her portraits of real working people and farm life.

A Book Sale will be held Saturday, September 5  from 9 a.m. to noon at the Woodgate Community Hall on Bear Creek Road.  Continue reading

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