The Junior Polar Bear Alpine Team participated in an Adirondack Council Giant Slalom Race at Snow Ridge on Saturday, January 30th.
The results of the race are as follows:
18th – Grace Heath
20th – Schuyler Uzdavinis
State Police in Remsen are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at approximately 6 a.m. on State Route 28 in the Town of Webb.
The investigation revealed that the operator of the vehicle, Joshua C. Zbytniewski, age 20, from New Hartford, NY and his passenger, Seth S. Luscomb, age 20, from New Hartford, NY were traveling south bound on State Route 28 when Zbyntniewski lost control of the vehicle on a curve in the roadway. Continue reading
by Jay Lawson
Last week it was reported that varsity basketball player Tyler Fenton set a Town of Webb single-game scoring mark when he poured in 42 points against Remsen on Monday, January 25.
This week, Webb’s hot scoring continued when Shane Kimball bested Tyler’s performance by a couple when he scored 44 points against Owen D. Young on Tuesday, February 1. Continue reading
by Jean Murdock
The question was recently asked: Does the Assessing Staff continue physical Data Collection during the winter months?
Yes, representatives from the Assessor’s Office are out and about the Town of Webb year-round.
We continue our duties including Data Collection for active building permits, completed building permits, property merges or sub-divisions. Continue reading
The Town of Webb Police Department has reported the following recent law enforcement activity.
• A 24-year-old Forestport man
was charged with Speed over 55mph (80mph in 55mph zone) DWI 2nd Offense within 10 Years (felony) following an incident that occurred on Sunday, August 16 at 2:35 p.m.
According to the report, a traffic stop on vehicle for speeding on NYS Route 28 resulted in the arrest of the defendant for DWI. Further investigation revealed that defendant has a prior DWI conviction out of the Village of Boonville in 2010. Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of the Central Adirondacks will hold a special luncheon meeting at Van Auken’s Inne in Thendara on Friday, September 4 at noon.
Special guest will be John Swick, Principal at Town of Webb School, who will discuss his experience building an orphanage in Mexico. Continue reading
by Jay Lawson
It has grown clear in recent weeks that a municipality’s sign ordinance, despite having been crafted meticulously with standard concepts and wording, can abruptly feel outdated with changes in the signage industry and marketing habits of local businesses.
That seems to be the case in the Town of Webb, where a proliferation of small-run signs—now quickly and inexpensively produced thanks to current technology—have become a popular way for non-profit and business entities to publicize events and communicate with prospective customers. Continue reading