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Chief Johnston commends Town of Webb officers

Following are the words of Town of Webb Police Chief Ron Johnston, that were given at a ceremony on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in recognition of three of his officers. 

I am awarding three commendations to Town of Webb Police Officers for their exemplary service to the citizens of Webb and as representatives of the Town of Webb Police Department during 2015. I have placed letters in their personnel files detailing their awards.  Continue reading

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A Tribute to Miriam Kashiwa, our Adirondack Mother

by Loretta Lepkowski

Like Sky Woman, she pirouetted down to settle in this semi-wilderness in the land of mountains and waters to spread her seeds gathered from the tree of life and knowledge.

Mirnie began tending the young children of the community in kinder-garden fostering their growth while Hank, her husband, managed the Old Forge Hardware Store that offered everything from books to pots and pans, house paint, fishing rods and fix-it tools. Continue reading

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Letter from Gerda Wikander as library enters 2nd century

For Izzie Worthin and all my treasured friends:

First, let me thank “you & yours” for the beautiful “Centennial Celebration” of the Old Forge Library on my 100th birthday, July 13, 2014.

I feel proud, honored and humble to have been asked to be an artistic contributor. Continue reading

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