Daily Archives: May 7, 2015

Graveside service set for Sharon M. Graham

The graveside service for Sharon M. Graham, who passed away peacefully at her home on March 27, 2015 following a long illness, will be held Monday, May 11 beginning at 11 a.m. at the Riverview Cemetery, Old Forge.

Friends are asked to consider a donation in Sharon’s memory to Home Aide Service of the Central Adirondacks (HASCA) P.O. Box 25, Old Forge, NY 13420 or to the Town of Webb Historical Association, P.O. Box 513, Old Forge, NY 13420.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Trainor Funeral Home, Boonville.

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Webb & Inlet band students participate in Solo Music Fest

Town of Webb and Inlet students that participated in the the NYSSMA Solo Music Festival in Carthage. Photo Submitted

Town of Webb and Inlet students that participated in the the NYSSMA Solo Music Festival in Carthage. Photo Submitted

Twenty-eight Town of Webb band students and two Inlet band students in grades five through eleven traveled to Carthage High School on Saturday, April 18 to participate in the New York State School Music Association Solo Festival.  Continue reading

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Welcoming returning Senior Summer Residents to SHARP programs

The participants of the Senior Health Activity and Recreation Program (SHARP) look forward to welcoming senior summer residents as they return.

As SHARP continues into the summer we hope to see many new faces joining us as we anticipate enjoying many fun summer activities.

We will kick off our summer program with our first community fundraising event on Saturday, June 6.  Continue reading

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2015 season’s first Canoe Trail group ventures from Old Forge paddle launch

Northern Forest Canoe Trail Paddlers... Jim Sausville of Saranac Lake, Mike Peabody and Nick Gouwens of Keene Valley, and Chris Burnham of Saranac Lake. Courtesy photo

Northern Forest Canoe Trail Paddlers… Jim Sausville of Saranac Lake, Mike Peabody and Nick Gouwens of Keene Valley, and Chris Burnham of Saranac Lake. Courtesy photo

Four paddlers from the High Peaks area of the Adirondacks were the first of the season to launch from the shores of the Old Forge lakefront headed to Kent, ME along the 740-mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail.

The paddlers departed at approximately 10 a.m. on Friday, May 1 and said they expected to complete the trip in three-and-a-half weeks.

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Thanks to all for Community Pride Day participation, May 6th

A huge thank you must go out to everyone who participated in the CAA’s regional Community Pride Day.

On Wednesday, May 6, over 800 volunteers, students and teachers were out and about cleaning up the streets in Thendara, Old Forge, Eagle Bay, Big Moose, Inlet, Raquette Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, Long Lake, Indian Lake, Lake Pleasant and Piseco!  Continue reading

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