Jim Nash

North Creek home to ballroom dancing

Ballroom dancing is dead. It’s a memory. It’s the canceled Lawrence Welk Show. It’s a caricature. It’s definitely not what Indian Lake’s Bruce and Martha Merchant were doing recently in Johnsburg Central School’s cafetorium. more »

May 17, 2012 6:00 AM Articles

Johnsburg School Board candidates explain positions

In a ritual as old as modern public education, candidates for office stood before their peers a final time to win votes. more »

May 10, 2012 2:23 PM Articles

Johnsburg School Board candidate’s advertisements questioned

Anger is growing in the Johnsburg Central School District over election ads that accuse the board of keeping financial and student-performance secrets from the community and kowtowing to its unions. more »

May 3, 2012 1:40 PM Articles

Johnsburg Central meeting gets vocal

Opposition to Johnsburg Central School District's proposed 2012-13 budget became vocal this week, shortly after the school board approved the document. more »

Apr 19, 2012 4:25 PM Articles

Economic conference helps small businesses

It's still very difficult to find pools of optimism among business owners in the Southern Adirondacks, but there was a certain ebullience evident this week during the Adirondack Economic Development Conference held Tuesday, April 10 at the Tannery Pond Community Center. more »

Apr 11, 2012 2:59 PM Articles

Johnsburg Central still trimming budget to stay under tax cap

A change in the Johnsburg Central School District's insurance premium has upset the administration's preliminary spending plan for the 2012-13 school year. more »

Mar 30, 2012 6:00 AM Articles

Johnsburg Central budget cuts begin

The Johnsburg Central School District began cutting its 2012-13 budget. more »

Mar 16, 2012 9:57 AM Articles

Community discusses school issues at Cracker Barrel

Count this among the many charms of small-town life: Cracker barrels. more »

Mar 7, 2012 4:06 PM Articles

JCS: Tax cap formula keeps changing

Albany continues to tinker with its 2 percent property tax cap, and its most recent tweak would limit the Johnsburg Central School District not to a 2 percent ceiling but to a 0.6 percent maximum. more »

Mar 1, 2012 6:00 AM Articles

Johnsburg school trying to stay within 2% tax cap

School board meetings are not held to dispense discouraging news, all evidence of the last several years notwithstanding. more »

Feb 15, 2012 1:31 PM Articles

90-year-old helps kick off Snow Train

The winter-brittled fanfare that welcomed the return of ski-train service to North Creek Dec. 30 warmed measurably as Freddie Anderson disembarked at the station. more »

Jan 4, 2012 4:03 PM Sports

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